New England Patriots Single Season Passing Leaders

Ranked by Touchdown Passes

The following are the New England Patriots single season passing leaders ranked by touchdown passes. Included are player stats for the New England Patriots (NFL) from 1971-2019, 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 passes with 50.

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

      Passing
Player Season Team Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD Lg Rating
  T. Brady 2007 NE 578 398 68.9 4,806 8 50 69t 117.2
  T. Brady 2011 NE 611 401 65.6 5,235 12 39 99t 105.6
  T. Brady 2010 NE 492 324 65.9 3,900 4 36 79t 111.0
  T. Brady 2015 NE 624 402 64.4 4,770 7 36 76t 102.2
  T. Brady 2012 NE 637 401 63.0 4,827 8 34 83t 98.7
  T. Brady 2014 NE 582 373 64.1 4,109 9 33 69t 97.4
  T. Brady 2017 NE 581 385 66.3 4,577 8 32 64t 102.8
  B. Parilli 1964 Bos 473 228 48.2 3,465 27 31 80t 70.8
  T. Brady 2018 NE 570 375 65.8 4,355 11 29 63t 97.7
  D. Bledsoe 1997 NE 522 314 60.2 3,706 15 28 76 87.7
  T. Brady 2016 NE 432 291 67.4 3,554 2 28 79t 112.2
  T. Brady 2004 NE 474 288 60.8 3,692 14 28 50 92.6
  T. Brady 2009 NE 565 371 65.7 4,398 13 28 81t 96.2
  T. Brady 2002 NE 601 373 62.1 3,764 14 28 49t 85.7
  S. Grogan 1979 NE 423 206 48.7 3,286 20 28 63t 77.4
  D. Bledsoe 1996 NE 623 373 59.9 4,086 15 27 84t 83.7
  T. Brady 2005 NE 530 334 63.0 4,110 14 26 71 92.3
  D. Bledsoe 1994 NE 691 400 57.9 4,555 27 25 62t 73.6
  T. Brady 2013 NE 628 380 60.5 4,343 11 25 81t 87.3
  T. Brady 2006 NE 516 319 61.8 3,529 12 24 62t 87.9
  T. Brady 2019 NE 613 373 60.8 4,057 8 24 59 88.0
  T. Brady 2003 NE 527 317 60.2 3,620 12 23 82t 85.9
  T. Eason 1984 NE 431 259 60.1 3,228 8 23 76t 93.4
  B. Songin 1960 Bos 392 187 47.7 2,476 15 22 78 70.9
  M. Cassel 2008 NE 516 327 63.4 3,693 11 21 76t 89.4
  D. Bledsoe 1998 NE 481 263 54.7 3,633 14 20 86t 80.9
  B. Parilli 1966 Bos 382 181 47.4 2,721 20 20 63t 66.9
  D. Bledsoe 1999 NE 539 305 56.6 3,985 21 19 68t 75.6
  T. Eason 1986 NE 448 276 61.6 3,328 10 19 49 89.2
  B. Parilli 1967 Bos 344 161 46.8 2,317 24 19 79t 58.5
  J. Plunkett 1971 NE 328 158 48.2 2,158 16 19 88t 68.6
  J. Plunkett 1974 NE 352 173 49.1 2,457 22 19 69t 64.1
  M. Taliaferro 1969 Bos 331 160 48.3 2,160 18 19 77 66.0
  T. Brady 2001 NE 413 264 63.9 2,843 12 18 91t 86.5
  S. Grogan 1976 NE 302 145 48.0 1,903 20 18 58t 60.6
  S. Grogan 1980 NE 306 175 57.2 2,475 22 18 71 73.1
  B. Parilli 1962 Bos 253 140 55.3 1,988 8 18 67t 91.5
  B. Parilli 1965 Bos 426 173 40.6 2,597 26 18 73t 50.0
  D. Bledsoe 2000 NE 531 312 58.8 3,291 13 17 59 77.3
  S. Grogan 1977 NE 305 160 52.5 2,162 21 17 68 65.2
  D. Bledsoe 1993 NE 429 214 49.9 2,494 15 15 54t 65.0
  S. Grogan 1983 NE 303 168 55.4 2,411 12 15 76t 81.4
  S. Grogan 1978 NE 362 181 50.0 2,824 23 15 75t 63.6
  B. Songin 1961 Bos 212 98 46.2 1,429 9 14 58t 73.0
  D. Bledsoe 1995 NE 636 323 50.8 3,507 16 13 47t 63.7
  B. Parilli 1961 Bos 198 104 52.5 1,314 9 13 53 76.5
  B. Parilli 1963 Bos 337 153 45.4 2,345 24 13 77t 52.1
  J. Plunkett 1973 NE 376 193 51.3 2,550 17 13 64 65.8
  T. Sherman 1968 Bos 226 90 39.8 1,199 16 12 87t 45.6
  T. Eason 1985 NE 299 168 56.2 2,156 17 11 90t 67.5