Pittsburgh Steelers Single Season Passing Leaders

Ranked by Touchdown Pass Percentage

The following are the Pittsburgh Steelers single season passing leaders ranked by touchdown pass percentage. Included are player stats for the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) from 1945-2020, the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) from 1940-1942 and the Pittsburgh Pirates (NFL) from 1933-1939. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Ben Roethlisberger is the Pittsburgh Steelers single season leader in touchdown pass percentage with 7.9.

Players active with the Pittsburgh Steelers 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
  B. Roethlisberger 2007 Pit 404 264 65.3 3,154 11 32 7.92 104.1
  T. Bradshaw 1978 Pit 368 207 56.2 2,915 20 28 7.61 84.7
  T. Bradshaw 1982 Pit 240 127 52.9 1,768 11 17 7.08 81.4
  B. Layne 1959 Pit 297 142 47.8 1,986 21 20 6.73 62.8
  B. Roethlisberger 2005 Pit 268 168 62.7 2,385 9 17 6.34 98.6
  T. Bradshaw 1975 Pit 286 165 57.7 2,055 9 18 6.29 88.0
  J. Finks 1952 Pit 336 158 47.0 2,307 19 20 5.95 66.2
  T. Bradshaw 1981 Pit 370 201 54.3 2,887 14 22 5.95 83.9
  D. Shiner 1968 Pit 304 148 48.7 1,856 17 18 5.92 64.5
  M. Malone 1984 Pit 272 147 54.0 2,137 17 16 5.88 73.4
  E. Brown 1963 Pit 362 168 46.4 2,982 20 21 5.80 71.4
  B. Roethlisberger 2012 Pit 449 284 63.3 3,265 8 26 5.79 97.0
  B. Roethlisberger 2004 Pit 295 196 66.4 2,621 11 17 5.76 98.1
  B. Roethlisberger 2016 Pit 509 328 64.4 3,819 13 29 5.70 95.4
  T. Bradshaw 1980 Pit 424 218 51.4 3,339 22 24 5.66 75.0
  M. Malone 1985 Pit 233 117 50.2 1,428 7 13 5.58 75.5
  T. Bradshaw 1979 Pit 472 259 54.9 3,724 25 26 5.51 77.0
  T. Bradshaw 1977 Pit 314 162 51.6 2,523 19 17 5.41 71.4
  T. Maddox 2002 Pit 377 234 62.1 2,836 16 20 5.30 85.2
  B. Roethlisberger 2014 Pit 608 408 67.1 4,952 9 32 5.26 103.3
  B. Brister 1990 Pit 387 223 57.6 2,725 14 20 5.17 81.6
  B. Roethlisberger 2009 Pit 506 337 66.6 4,328 12 26 5.14 100.5
  B. Roethlisberger 2018 Pit 675 452 67.0 5,129 16 34 5.04 96.5
  B. Roethlisberger 2017 Pit 561 360 64.2 4,251 14 28 4.99 93.4
  B. Roethlisberger 2013 Pit 584 375 64.2 4,261 14 28 4.79 92.0
  K. Stewart 1997 Pit 440 236 53.6 3,020 17 21 4.77 75.2
  M. Tomczak 1999 Pit 258 139 53.9 1,625 8 12 4.65 75.8
  M. Rudolph 2019 Pit 283 176 62.2 1,765 9 13 4.59 82.0
  J. Finks 1954 Pit 306 164 53.6 2,003 19 14 4.58 63.4
  B. Roethlisberger 2015 Pit 469 319 68.0 3,938 16 21 4.48 94.5
  E. Brown 1964 Pit 272 121 44.5 1,990 19 12 4.41 55.2
  B. Roethlisberger 2010 Pit 389 240 61.7 3,200 5 17 4.37 97.0
  T. Marchibroda 1956 Pit 275 124 45.1 1,585 19 12 4.36 49.4
  N. O'Donnell 1992 Pit 313 185 59.1 2,283 9 13 4.15 83.6
  B. Roethlisberger 2011 Pit 513 324 63.2 4,077 14 21 4.09 90.1
  N. O'Donnell 1995 Pit 416 246 59.1 2,970 7 17 4.09 87.7
  T. Bradshaw 1972 Pit 308 147 47.7 1,887 12 12 3.90 64.1
  B. Layne 1962 Pit 233 116 49.8 1,686 17 9 3.86 56.2
  N. O'Donnell 1991 Pit 286 156 54.5 1,963 7 11 3.85 78.8
  B. Roethlisberger 2006 Pit 469 280 59.7 3,513 23 18 3.84 75.4
  E. Morrall 1957 Pit 289 139 48.1 1,900 12 11 3.81 64.9
  K. Stewart 2000 Pit 289 151 52.2 1,860 8 11 3.81 73.6
  M. Tomczak 1996 Pit 401 222 55.4 2,767 17 15 3.74 71.8
  B. Roethlisberger 2008 Pit 469 281 59.9 3,301 15 17 3.62 80.1
  M. Malone 1986 Pit 425 216 50.8 2,444 18 15 3.53 62.5
  N. O'Donnell 1994 Pit 370 212 57.3 2,443 9 13 3.51 78.9
  T. Bradshaw 1971 Pit 373 203 54.4 2,259 22 13 3.48 59.7
  T. Maddox 2003 Pit 519 298 57.4 3,414 17 18 3.47 75.3
  K. Stewart 2001 Pit 442 266 60.2 3,109 11 14 3.17 81.7
  C. Stoudt 1983 Pit 381 197 51.7 2,553 21 12 3.15 60.6