New York Jets Single Season Passing Leaders

Ranked by Pass Completion Percentage

The following are the New York Jets single season passing leaders ranked by pass completion percentage. Included are player stats for the New York Jets (NFL) from 1970-2020, the New York Jets (AFL) from 1963-1969 and the New York Titans (AFL) from 1960-1962. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Chad Pennington is the New York Jets single season leader in pass completion percentage with 68.9.

Players active with the New York Jets 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 Lg Rating
  C. Pennington 2002 NYJ 399 275 68.9 3,120 6 22 47 104.2
  C. Pennington 2007 NYJ 260 179 68.8 1,765 9 10 57t 86.1
  J. McCown 2017 NYJ 397 267 67.3 2,926 9 18 69t 94.5
  B. Favre 2008 NYJ 522 343 65.7 3,472 22 22 56t 81.0
  C. Pennington 2004 NYJ 370 242 65.4 2,673 9 16 48 91.0
  C. Pennington 2006 NYJ 485 313 64.5 3,352 16 17 71t 82.6
  C. Pennington 2003 NYJ 297 189 63.6 2,139 12 13 65t 82.9
  K. O'Brien 1986 NYJ 482 300 62.2 3,690 20 25 83t 85.8
  S. Darnold 2019 NYJ 441 273 61.9 3,024 13 19 92t 84.3
  V. Testaverde 1998 NYJ 421 259 61.5 3,256 7 29 82t 101.6
  B. Esiason 1993 NYJ 473 288 60.9 3,421 11 16 77 84.5
  K. O'Brien 1985 NYJ 488 297 60.9 3,888 8 25 96t 96.2
  K. O'Brien 1989 NYJ 477 288 60.4 3,346 18 12 57 74.3
  G. Smith 2014 NYJ 367 219 59.7 2,525 13 13 74t 77.5
  R. Fitzpatrick 2015 NYJ 562 335 59.6 3,905 15 31 69t 88.0
  K. O'Brien 1987 NYJ 393 234 59.5 2,696 8 13 59 82.8
  R. Todd 1983 NYJ 518 308 59.5 3,478 26 18 64t 70.3
  R. Lucas 1999 NYJ 272 161 59.2 1,678 6 14 56t 85.1
  V. Testaverde 2001 NYJ 441 260 59.0 2,752 14 15 40t 75.3
  K. O'Brien 1991 NYJ 489 287 58.7 3,300 11 10 53 76.6
  R. Todd 1982 NYJ 261 153 58.6 1,961 8 14 56t 87.3
  B. Esiason 1994 NYJ 440 255 58.0 2,782 13 17 69 77.3
  S. Darnold 2018 NYJ 414 239 57.7 2,865 15 17 76t 77.6
  B. Esiason 1995 NYJ 389 221 56.8 2,275 15 16 43t 71.4
  M. Sanchez 2011 NYJ 543 308 56.7 3,474 18 26 74 78.2
  R. Fitzpatrick 2016 NYJ 403 228 56.6 2,710 17 12 57 69.6
  B. Bollinger 2005 NYJ 266 150 56.4 1,558 6 7 60t 72.9
  N. O'Donnell 1997 NYJ 460 259 56.3 2,796 7 17 70 80.3
  R. Todd 1981 NYJ 497 279 56.1 3,231 13 25 49 81.8
  G. Smith 2013 NYJ 443 247 55.8 3,046 21 12 69t 66.5
  K. O'Brien 1988 NYJ 424 236 55.7 2,567 7 15 50t 78.6
  V. Testaverde 2000 NYJ 590 328 55.6 3,732 25 21 63 69.0
  R. Todd 1980 NYJ 479 264 55.1 3,329 30 17 55 62.7
  K. O'Brien 1990 NYJ 411 226 55.0 2,855 10 13 69t 77.3
  M. Sanchez 2010 NYJ 507 278 54.8 3,291 13 17 74t 75.3
  P. Ryan 1984 NYJ 285 156 54.7 1,939 14 14 44t 72.0
  M. Sanchez 2012 NYJ 453 246 54.3 2,883 18 13 66 66.9
  M. Sanchez 2009 NYJ 364 196 53.8 2,444 20 12 65t 63.0
  J. Namath 1974 NYJ 361 191 52.9 2,616 22 20 89t 69.4
  F. Reich 1996 NYJ 331 175 52.9 2,205 16 15 52t 68.9
  J. Namath 1967 NYJ 491 258 52.5 4,007 28 26 75t 73.8
  K. Clemens 2007 NYJ 250 130 52.0 1,529 10 5 56 60.9
  J. Namath 1969 NYJ 361 185 51.2 2,734 17 19 60t 74.3
  R. Todd 1979 NYJ 334 171 51.2 2,660 22 16 72t 66.5
  A. Dorow 1960 NYT 396 201 50.8 2,748 26 26 56 67.8
  R. Todd 1977 NYJ 265 133 50.2 1,863 17 11 87t 60.3
  J. Namath 1972 NYJ 324 162 50.0 2,816 21 19 83t 72.5
  J. Green 1962 NYT 258 128 49.6 1,741 18 10 63t 55.4
  B. Nagle 1992 NYJ 387 192 49.6 2,280 17 7 51 55.7
  J. Namath 1976 NYJ 230 114 49.6 1,090 16 4 35 39.9