New York Jets Single Season Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Times Sacked

The following are the New York Jets single season passing leaders ranked by passing times sacked. 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. Ken O'Brien is the New York Jets single season leader in passing sacks with 62.

Players active with the New York Jets during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Only sack figures from 1967-2019 are included.

      Passing
Player Season Team Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD Sack Rating
  K. O'Brien 1985 NYJ 488 297 60.9 3,888 8 25 62 96.2
  K. O'Brien 1989 NYJ 477 288 60.4 3,346 18 12 50 74.3
  K. O'Brien 1987 NYJ 393 234 59.5 2,696 8 13 50 82.8
  N. O'Donnell 1997 NYJ 460 259 56.3 2,796 7 17 45 80.3
  G. Smith 2013 NYJ 443 247 55.8 3,046 21 12 43 66.5
  R. Todd 1983 NYJ 518 308 59.5 3,478 26 18 42 70.3
  R. Todd 1980 NYJ 479 264 55.1 3,329 30 17 42 62.7
  K. O'Brien 1986 NYJ 482 300 62.2 3,690 20 25 40 85.8
  J. McCown 2017 NYJ 397 267 67.3 2,926 9 18 39 94.5
  M. Sanchez 2011 NYJ 543 308 56.7 3,474 18 26 39 78.2
  K. O'Brien 1988 NYJ 424 236 55.7 2,567 7 15 37 78.6
  K. O'Brien 1990 NYJ 411 226 55.0 2,855 10 13 34 77.3
  M. Sanchez 2012 NYJ 453 246 54.3 2,883 18 13 34 66.9
  S. Darnold 2019 NYJ 441 273 61.9 3,024 13 19 33 84.3
  K. O'Brien 1991 NYJ 489 287 58.7 3,300 11 10 33 76.6
  B. Bollinger 2005 NYJ 266 150 56.4 1,558 6 7 32 72.9
  S. Darnold 2018 NYJ 414 239 57.7 2,865 15 17 30 77.6
  B. Favre 2008 NYJ 522 343 65.7 3,472 22 22 30 81.0
  C. Pennington 2006 NYJ 485 313 64.5 3,352 16 17 30 82.6
  P. Ryan 1984 NYJ 285 156 54.7 1,939 14 14 30 72.0
  R. Todd 1981 NYJ 497 279 56.1 3,231 13 25 30 81.8
  R. Todd 1976 NYJ 162 65 40.1 870 12 3 29 33.2
  A. Woodall 1970 NYJ 188 96 51.1 1,265 9 9 29 68.7
  M. Robinson 1978 NYJ 266 124 46.6 2,002 16 13 28 63.5
  G. Smith 2014 NYJ 367 219 59.7 2,525 13 13 28 77.5
  K. Clemens 2007 NYJ 250 130 52.0 1,529 10 5 27 60.9
  B. Esiason 1995 NYJ 389 221 56.8 2,275 15 16 27 71.4
  B. Nagle 1992 NYJ 387 192 49.6 2,280 17 7 27 55.7
  J. Namath 1975 NYJ 326 157 48.2 2,286 28 15 27 51.0
  M. Sanchez 2010 NYJ 507 278 54.8 3,291 13 17 27 75.3
  J. Namath 1967 NYJ 491 258 52.5 4,007 28 26 26 73.8
  C. Pennington 2007 NYJ 260 179 68.8 1,765 9 10 26 86.1
  M. Sanchez 2009 NYJ 364 196 53.8 2,444 20 12 26 63.0
  C. Pennington 2003 NYJ 297 189 63.6 2,139 12 13 25 82.9
  R. Todd 1979 NYJ 334 171 51.2 2,660 22 16 25 66.5
  R. Todd 1977 NYJ 265 133 50.2 1,863 17 11 24 60.3
  R. Todd 1982 NYJ 261 153 58.6 1,961 8 14 23 87.3
  R. Mirer 1999 NYJ 176 95 54.0 1,062 9 5 22 60.4
  K. O'Brien 1984 NYJ 203 116 57.1 1,402 7 6 22 74.0
  C. Pennington 2002 NYJ 399 275 68.9 3,120 6 22 22 104.2
  B. Esiason 1994 NYJ 440 255 58.0 2,782 13 17 19 77.3
  R. Fitzpatrick 2016 NYJ 403 228 56.6 2,710 17 12 19 69.6
  R. Fitzpatrick 2015 NYJ 562 335 59.6 3,905 15 31 19 88.0
  J. Namath 1974 NYJ 361 191 52.9 2,616 22 20 19 69.4
  V. Testaverde 1998 NYJ 421 259 61.5 3,256 7 29 19 101.6
  M. Vick 2014 NYJ 121 64 52.9 604 2 3 19 68.3
  A. Woodall 1973 NYJ 201 101 50.2 1,228 8 9 19 67.8
  B. Esiason 1993 NYJ 473 288 60.9 3,421 11 16 18 84.5
  N. O'Donnell 1996 NYJ 188 110 58.5 1,147 7 4 18 67.8
  C. Pennington 2004 NYJ 370 242 65.4 2,673 9 16 18 91.0