Pittsburgh Steelers Single Season Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Yards

The following are the Pittsburgh Steelers single season passing leaders ranked by passing yards. Included are player stats for the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) from 1945-2019, 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 passing yards with 5,129.

Players active with the Pittsburgh Steelers during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Passing
Player Season Team Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD Lg Rating
  B. Roethlisberger 2018 Pit 675 452 67.0 5,129 16 34 97t 96.5
  B. Roethlisberger 2014 Pit 608 408 67.1 4,952 9 32 94t 103.3
  B. Roethlisberger 2009 Pit 506 337 66.6 4,328 12 26 60t 100.5
  B. Roethlisberger 2013 Pit 584 375 64.2 4,261 14 28 67 92.0
  B. Roethlisberger 2017 Pit 561 360 64.2 4,251 14 28 97t 93.4
  B. Roethlisberger 2011 Pit 513 324 63.2 4,077 14 21 95t 90.1
  B. Roethlisberger 2015 Pit 469 319 68.0 3,938 16 21 69t 94.5
  B. Roethlisberger 2016 Pit 509 328 64.4 3,819 13 29 72t 95.4
  T. Bradshaw 1979 Pit 472 259 54.9 3,724 25 26 65t 77.0
  B. Roethlisberger 2006 Pit 469 280 59.7 3,513 23 18 67t 75.4
  T. Maddox 2003 Pit 519 298 57.4 3,414 17 18 53 75.3
  T. Bradshaw 1980 Pit 424 218 51.4 3,339 22 24 68t 75.0
  B. Roethlisberger 2008 Pit 469 281 59.9 3,301 15 17 65t 80.1
  B. Roethlisberger 2012 Pit 449 284 63.3 3,265 8 26 82t 97.0
  N. O'Donnell 1993 Pit 486 270 55.6 3,208 7 14 71t 79.5
  B. Roethlisberger 2010 Pit 389 240 61.7 3,200 5 17 56t 97.0
  B. Roethlisberger 2007 Pit 404 264 65.3 3,154 11 32 83 104.1
  K. Stewart 2001 Pit 442 266 60.2 3,109 11 14 90t 81.7
  K. Stewart 1997 Pit 440 236 53.6 3,020 17 21 69t 75.2
  E. Brown 1963 Pit 362 168 46.4 2,982 20 21 85t 71.4
  N. O'Donnell 1995 Pit 416 246 59.1 2,970 7 17 71t 87.7
  T. Bradshaw 1978 Pit 368 207 56.2 2,915 20 28 70 84.7
  T. Bradshaw 1981 Pit 370 201 54.3 2,887 14 22 90t 83.9
  T. Maddox 2002 Pit 377 234 62.1 2,836 16 20 72t 85.2
  M. Tomczak 1996 Pit 401 222 55.4 2,767 17 15 70t 71.8
  B. Brister 1990 Pit 387 223 57.6 2,725 14 20 90 81.6
  B. Brister 1988 Pit 370 175 47.3 2,634 14 11 89t 65.3
  B. Roethlisberger 2004 Pit 295 196 66.4 2,621 11 17 58 98.1
  K. Stewart 1998 Pit 458 252 55.0 2,560 18 11 55t 62.9
  C. Stoudt 1983 Pit 381 197 51.7 2,553 21 12 52 60.6
  T. Bradshaw 1977 Pit 314 162 51.6 2,523 19 17 65t 71.4
  M. Malone 1986 Pit 425 216 50.8 2,444 18 15 48 62.5
  N. O'Donnell 1994 Pit 370 212 57.3 2,443 9 13 60t 78.9
  B. Roethlisberger 2005 Pit 268 168 62.7 2,385 9 17 85t 98.6
  B. Brister 1989 Pit 342 187 54.7 2,365 10 9 79t 73.1
  J. Finks 1952 Pit 336 158 47.0 2,307 19 20 60 66.2
  N. O'Donnell 1992 Pit 313 185 59.1 2,283 9 13 51 83.6
  J. Finks 1955 Pit 344 165 48.0 2,270 26 10 62 47.7
  T. Bradshaw 1971 Pit 373 203 54.4 2,259 22 13 49 59.7
  M. Malone 1984 Pit 272 147 54.0 2,137 17 16 61t 73.4
  T. Bradshaw 1975 Pit 286 165 57.7 2,055 9 18 59 88.0
  J. Finks 1954 Pit 306 164 53.6 2,003 19 14 78 63.4
  E. Brown 1964 Pit 272 121 44.5 1,990 19 12 54 55.2
  B. Layne 1959 Pit 297 142 47.8 1,986 21 20 48 62.8
  N. O'Donnell 1991 Pit 286 156 54.5 1,963 7 11 89t 78.8
  B. Nelsen 1965 Pit 270 121 44.8 1,917 17 8 87t 52.7
  E. Morrall 1957 Pit 289 139 48.1 1,900 12 11 64 64.9
  M. Malone 1987 Pit 336 156 46.4 1,896 19 6 63 46.7
  T. Bradshaw 1972 Pit 308 147 47.7 1,887 12 12 78t 64.1
  K. Stewart 2000 Pit 289 151 52.2 1,860 8 11 45t 73.6