New England Patriots Single Season Passing Leaders

Ranked by Touchdown Pass Percentage

The following are the New England Patriots single season passing leaders ranked by touchdown pass percentage. Included are player stats for the New England Patriots (NFL) from 1971-2020, the Boston Patriots (NFL) in 1970 and the Boston Patriots (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Tom Brady is the New England Patriots single season leader in touchdown pass percentage with 8.7.

Players active with the New England Patriots during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 224 pass attempts

      Passing
Player Season Team Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD TD% Rating
  T. Brady 2007 NE 578 398 68.9 4,806 8 50 8.65 117.2
  T. Brady 2010 NE 492 324 65.9 3,900 4 36 7.32 111.0
  B. Parilli 1962 Bos 253 140 55.3 1,988 8 18 7.12 91.5
  S. Grogan 1979 NE 423 206 48.7 3,286 20 28 6.62 77.4
  B. Parilli 1964 Bos 473 228 48.2 3,465 27 31 6.55 70.8
  T. Brady 2016 NE 432 291 67.4 3,554 2 28 6.48 112.2
  T. Brady 2011 NE 611 401 65.6 5,235 12 39 6.38 105.6
  S. Grogan 1976 NE 302 145 48.0 1,903 20 18 5.96 60.6
  T. Brady 2004 NE 474 288 60.8 3,692 14 28 5.91 92.6
  S. Grogan 1980 NE 306 175 57.2 2,475 22 18 5.88 73.1
  J. Plunkett 1971 NE 328 158 48.2 2,158 16 19 5.79 68.6
  T. Brady 2015 NE 624 402 64.4 4,770 7 36 5.77 102.2
  M. Taliaferro 1969 Bos 331 160 48.3 2,160 18 19 5.74 66.0
  T. Brady 2014 NE 582 373 64.1 4,109 9 33 5.67 97.4
  B. Songin 1960 Bos 392 187 47.7 2,476 15 22 5.61 70.9
  S. Grogan 1977 NE 305 160 52.5 2,162 21 17 5.57 65.2
  B. Parilli 1967 Bos 344 161 46.8 2,317 24 19 5.52 58.5
  T. Brady 2017 NE 581 385 66.3 4,577 8 32 5.51 102.8
  J. Plunkett 1974 NE 352 173 49.1 2,457 22 19 5.40 64.1
  D. Bledsoe 1997 NE 522 314 60.2 3,706 15 28 5.36 87.7
  T. Brady 2012 NE 637 401 63.0 4,827 8 34 5.34 98.7
  T. Eason 1984 NE 431 259 60.1 3,228 8 23 5.34 93.4
  T. Sherman 1968 Bos 226 90 39.8 1,199 16 12 5.31 45.6
  B. Parilli 1966 Bos 382 181 47.4 2,721 20 20 5.24 66.9
  T. Brady 2018 NE 570 375 65.8 4,355 11 29 5.09 97.7
  T. Brady 2009 NE 565 371 65.7 4,398 13 28 4.96 96.2
  S. Grogan 1983 NE 303 168 55.4 2,411 12 15 4.95 81.4
  T. Brady 2005 NE 530 334 63.0 4,110 14 26 4.91 92.3
  T. Brady 2002 NE 601 373 62.1 3,764 14 28 4.66 85.7
  T. Brady 2006 NE 516 319 61.8 3,529 12 24 4.65 87.9
  T. Brady 2003 NE 527 317 60.2 3,620 12 23 4.36 85.9
  T. Brady 2001 NE 413 264 63.9 2,843 12 18 4.36 86.5
  D. Bledsoe 1996 NE 623 373 59.9 4,086 15 27 4.33 83.7
  T. Eason 1986 NE 448 276 61.6 3,328 10 19 4.24 89.2
  B. Parilli 1965 Bos 426 173 40.6 2,597 26 18 4.22 50.0
  D. Bledsoe 1998 NE 481 263 54.7 3,633 14 20 4.16 80.9
  S. Grogan 1978 NE 362 181 50.0 2,824 23 15 4.14 63.6
  M. Cassel 2008 NE 516 327 63.4 3,693 11 21 4.07 89.4
  S. Grogan 1975 NE 274 139 50.7 1,976 18 11 4.01 60.4
  T. Brady 2013 NE 628 380 60.5 4,343 11 25 3.98 87.3
  T. Brady 2019 NE 613 373 60.8 4,057 8 24 3.92 88.0
  B. Parilli 1963 Bos 337 153 45.4 2,345 24 13 3.86 52.1
  T. Eason 1985 NE 299 168 56.2 2,156 17 11 3.68 67.5
  D. Bledsoe 1994 NE 691 400 57.9 4,555 27 25 3.62 73.6
  D. Bledsoe 1999 NE 539 305 56.6 3,985 21 19 3.52 75.6
  D. Bledsoe 1993 NE 429 214 49.9 2,494 15 15 3.50 65.0
  J. Plunkett 1973 NE 376 193 51.3 2,550 17 13 3.46 65.8
  S. Grogan 1989 NE 261 133 51.0 1,697 14 9 3.45 60.8
  D. Bledsoe 2000 NE 531 312 58.8 3,291 13 17 3.20 77.3
  M. Wilson 1990 NE 265 139 52.5 1,625 11 6 2.26 61.6