San Francisco 49ers Single Season Passing Leaders

Ranked by Touchdown Pass Percentage

The following are the San Francisco 49ers single season passing leaders ranked by touchdown pass percentage. Included are player stats for the San Francisco 49ers (NFL) from 1950-2020 and the San Francisco 49ers (AAFC) from 1946-1949. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Joe Montana is the San Francisco 49ers single season leader in touchdown pass percentage with 7.8.

Players active with the San Francisco 49ers 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
  J. Montana 1987 SF 398 266 66.8 3,054 13 31 7.79 102.1
  Y. Tittle 1953 SF 259 149 57.5 2,121 16 20 7.72 84.1
  J. Brodie 1965 SF 391 242 61.9 3,112 16 30 7.67 95.3
  S. Young 1994 SF 461 324 70.3 3,969 10 35 7.59 112.8
  S. Young 1998 SF 517 322 62.3 4,170 12 36 6.96 101.1
  J. Montana 1989 SF 386 271 70.2 3,521 8 26 6.74 112.4
  S. Spurrier 1972 SF 269 147 54.6 1,983 16 18 6.69 75.9
  J. Montana 1984 SF 432 279 64.6 3,630 10 28 6.48 102.9
  J. Brodie 1970 SF 378 223 59.0 2,941 10 24 6.35 93.8
  J. Garcia 2001 SF 504 316 62.7 3,538 12 32 6.35 94.8
  S. Young 1993 SF 462 314 68.0 4,023 16 29 6.28 101.5
  S. Young 1992 SF 402 268 66.7 3,465 7 25 6.22 107.0
  S. Young 1991 SF 279 180 64.5 2,517 8 17 6.09 101.8
  Y. Tittle 1955 SF 287 147 51.2 2,185 28 17 5.92 56.6
  J. Brodie 1962 SF 304 175 57.6 2,272 16 18 5.92 79.0
  J. Garoppolo 2019 SF 476 329 69.1 3,978 13 27 5.67 102.0
  J. Garcia 2000 SF 561 355 63.3 4,278 10 31 5.53 97.6
  J. Montana 1980 SF 273 176 64.5 1,795 9 15 5.50 87.8
  J. Montana 1985 SF 494 303 61.3 3,653 13 27 5.47 91.3
  J. Brodie 1968 SF 404 234 57.9 3,020 21 22 5.45 78.0
  J. Plunkett 1976 SF 243 126 51.9 1,592 16 13 5.35 63.0
  S. Young 1997 SF 356 241 67.7 3,029 6 19 5.34 104.7
  J. Montana 1983 SF 515 332 64.5 3,910 12 26 5.05 94.6
  C. Kaepernick 2013 SF 416 243 58.4 3,197 8 21 5.05 91.6
  J. Montana 1990 SF 520 321 61.7 3,944 16 26 5.00 89.0
  J. Brodie 1961 SF 283 155 54.8 2,588 12 14 4.95 84.7
  J. Montana 1982 SF 346 213 61.6 2,613 11 17 4.91 88.0
  A. Smith 2009 SF 372 225 60.5 2,350 12 18 4.84 81.5
  C. Kaepernick 2016 SF 331 196 59.2 2,241 4 16 4.83 90.7
  N. Mullens 2018 SF 274 176 64.2 2,277 10 13 4.75 90.8
  Y. Tittle 1957 SF 279 176 63.1 2,157 15 13 4.66 80.0
  J. Brodie 1971 SF 387 208 53.7 2,642 24 18 4.65 65.0
  S. Bono 1991 SF 237 141 59.5 1,617 4 11 4.64 88.5
  J. Brodie 1969 SF 347 194 55.9 2,405 15 16 4.61 74.9
  J. Garcia 2003 SF 392 225 57.4 2,704 13 18 4.59 80.1
  F. Albert 1950 SF 306 155 50.7 1,767 23 14 4.58 52.3
  J. Montana 1988 SF 397 238 59.9 2,981 10 18 4.53 87.9
  S. Hill 2008 SF 288 181 62.8 2,046 8 13 4.51 87.5
  S. Young 1995 SF 447 299 66.9 3,200 11 20 4.47 92.3
  S. Young 1996 SF 316 214 67.7 2,410 6 14 4.43 97.2
  A. Smith 2010 SF 342 204 59.6 2,370 10 14 4.09 82.1
  J. Garcia 2002 SF 528 328 62.1 3,344 10 21 3.98 85.6
  C. Kaepernick 2014 SF 478 289 60.5 3,369 10 19 3.98 86.4
  J. Montana 1981 SF 488 311 63.7 3,565 12 19 3.89 88.4
  A. Smith 2011 SF 445 273 61.3 3,144 5 17 3.82 90.7
  J. Brodie 1966 SF 427 232 54.3 2,810 22 16 3.75 65.8
  S. DeBerg 1980 SF 321 186 57.9 1,998 17 12 3.74 66.7
  J. Plunkett 1977 SF 248 128 51.6 1,693 14 9 3.63 62.1
  A. Smith 2006 SF 442 257 58.1 2,890 16 16 3.62 74.8
  J. Brodie 1964 SF 392 193 49.2 2,498 16 14 3.57 64.6