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History of League Leaders in Total Offense by Team

  League Leaders by Team by League Team’s Most Recent League Leader
Team AAFC AFL NFL Total Year Player Yards
Arizona Cardinals 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Atlanta Falcons 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Baltimore Colts 0 0 5 5 1976 Bert Jones 3,034
Baltimore Ravens 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Brooklyn Dodgers (AAFC) 1 0 0 1 1946 Glenn Dobbs 2,094
Brooklyn Tigers 0 0 1 1 1938 Ace Parker 1,118
Buffalo Bills 0 1 1 2 1977 Joe Ferguson 2,809
Carolina Panthers 0 0 1 1 1999 Steve Beuerlein 4,280
Chicago Bears 0 0 3 3 1949 Johnny Lujack 2,722
Cincinnati Bengals 0 0 2 2 1975 Ken Anderson 3,110
Cleveland Browns 1 0 2 3 1953 Otto Graham 2,865
Dallas Cowboys 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Dallas Texans 0 1 0 1 1962 Len Dawson 3,011
Denver Broncos 0 0 2 2 2013 Peyton Manning 5,326
Detroit Lions 0 0 4 4 1951 Bobby Layne 2,693
Green Bay Packers 0 0 9 9 1997 Brett Favre 3,878
Houston Oilers 0 1 2 3 1991 Warren Moon 4,584
Houston Texans 0 0 1 1 2009 Matt Schaub 4,678
Indianapolis Colts 0 0 4 4 2014 Andrew Luck 4,873
Jacksonville Jaguars 0 0 1 1 1996 Mark Brunell 4,506
Kansas City Chiefs 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Los Angeles Chargers 0 1 0 1 1960 Jack Kemp 3,256
Los Angeles Dons 1 0 0 1 1948 Glenn Dobbs 2,942
Los Angeles Rams 0 0 5 5 1958 Billy Wade 2,965
Miami Dolphins 0 0 5 5 1992 Dan Marino 4,009
Minnesota Vikings 0 0 1 1 2004 Daunte Culpepper 4,885
New England Patriots 0 1 4 5 2017 Tom Brady 4,404
New Orleans Saints 0 0 7 7 2016 Drew Brees 5,044
New York Giants 0 0 3 3 1962 Y.A. Tittle 3,332
New York Jets 0 2 0 2 1967 Joe Namath 4,021
New York Yankees (AAFC) 1 0 0 1 1947 Spec Sanders 2,874
Oakland Raiders 0 1 1 2 2002 Rich Gannon 4,631
Philadelphia Eagles 0 0 2 2 1973 Roman Gabriel 3,010
Pittsburgh Steelers 0 0 1 1 1955 Jim Finks 2,346
San Diego Chargers 0 2 5 7 1982 Dan Fouts 2,797
San Francisco 49ers 0 0 6 6 2000 Jeff Garcia 4,537
Seattle Seahawks 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
St. Louis Cardinals 0 0 1 1 1964 Charley Johnson 3,138
St. Louis Rams 0 0 1 1 2001 Kurt Warner 4,657
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Tennessee Titans 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Washington Redskins 0 0 6 6 1969 Sonny Jurgensen 2,936

 

History of League Leaders in Total Offense by Franchise

  League Leaders by Franchise by League Franchise’s Most Recent League Leader
Team AAFC AFL NFL Total Year Player Yards Team
Arizona Cardinals 0 0 1 1 1964 Charley Johnson 3,138 St. Louis Cardinals
Atlanta Falcons 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Baltimore Ravens 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Brooklyn Dodgers (AAFC) 1 0 0 1 1946 Glenn Dobbs 2,094 Brooklyn Dodgers (AAFC)
Brooklyn Tigers 0 0 1 1 1938 Ace Parker 1,118 Brooklyn Dodgers
Buffalo Bills 0 1 1 2 1977 Joe Ferguson 2,809 Buffalo Bills
Carolina Panthers 0 0 1 1 1999 Steve Beuerlein 4,280 Carolina Panthers
Chicago Bears 0 0 3 3 1949 Johnny Lujack 2,722 Chicago Bears
Cincinnati Bengals 0 1 1 2 1975 Ken Anderson 3,110 Cincinnati Bengals
Cleveland Browns 1 0 2 3 1953 Otto Graham 2,865 Cleveland Browns
Dallas Cowboys 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Denver Broncos 0 0 2 2 2013 Peyton Manning 5,326 Denver Broncos
Detroit Lions 0 0 4 4 1951 Bobby Layne 2,693 Detroit Lions
Green Bay Packers 0 0 9 9 1997 Brett Favre 3,878 Green Bay Packers
Houston Texans 0 0 1 1 2009 Matt Schaub 4,678 Houston Texans
Indianapolis Colts 0 0 9 9 2014 Andrew Luck 4,873 Indianapolis Colts
Jacksonville Jaguars 0 0 1 1 1996 Mark Brunell 4,506 Jacksonville Jaguars
Kansas City Chiefs 0 1 0 1 1962 Len Dawson 3,011 Dallas Texans
Los Angeles Chargers 0 3 5 8 1982 Dan Fouts 2,797 San Diego Chargers
Los Angeles Dons 1 0 0 1 1948 Glenn Dobbs 2,942 Los Angeles Dons
Los Angeles Rams 0 0 6 6 2001 Kurt Warner 4,657 St. Louis Rams
Miami Dolphins 0 0 5 5 1992 Dan Marino 4,009 Miami Dolphins
Minnesota Vikings 0 0 1 1 2004 Daunte Culpepper 4,885 Minnesota Vikings
New England Patriots 0 1 4 5 2017 Tom Brady 4,404 New England Patriots
New Orleans Saints 0 0 7 7 2016 Drew Brees 5,044 New Orleans Saints
New York Giants 0 0 3 3 1962 Y.A. Tittle 3,332 New York Giants
New York Jets 0 2 0 2 1967 Joe Namath 4,021 New York Jets
New York Yankees (AAFC) 1 0 0 1 1947 Spec Sanders 2,874 New York Yankees (AAFC)
Oakland Raiders 0 1 1 2 2002 Rich Gannon 4,631 Oakland Raiders
Philadelphia Eagles 0 0 2 2 1973 Roman Gabriel 3,010 Philadelphia Eagles
Pittsburgh Steelers 0 0 1 1 1955 Jim Finks 2,346 Pittsburgh Steelers
San Francisco 49ers 0 0 6 6 2000 Jeff Garcia 4,537 San Francisco 49ers
Seattle Seahawks 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Tennessee Titans 0 1 2 3 1991 Warren Moon 4,584 Houston Oilers
Washington Redskins 0 0 6 6 1969 Sonny Jurgensen 2,936 Washington Redskins

 

History of League Leaders in Total Offense by City

  League Leaders by City by League City’s Most Recent League Leader
City AAFC AFL NFL Total Year Player Yards Team
Atlanta 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Baltimore 0 0 5 5 1976 Bert Jones 3,034 Baltimore Colts
Boston 0 0 5 5 2017 Tom Brady 4,404 New England Patriots
Brooklyn 1 0 1 2 1938 Ace Parker 1,118 Brooklyn Dodgers
Buffalo 0 0 2 2 1977 Joe Ferguson 2,809 Buffalo Bills
Charlotte 0 0 1 1 1999 Steve Beuerlein 4,280 Carolina Panthers
Chicago 0 0 3 3 1949 Johnny Lujack 2,722 Chicago Bears
Cincinnati 0 0 2 2 1975 Ken Anderson 3,110 Cincinnati Bengals
Cleveland 1 0 2 3 1953 Otto Graham 2,865 Cleveland Browns
Dallas 0 0 1 1 1962 Len Dawson 3,011 Dallas Texans
Denver 0 0 2 2 2013 Peyton Manning 5,326 Denver Broncos
Detroit 0 0 4 4 1951 Bobby Layne 2,693 Detroit Lions
Green Bay 0 0 9 9 1997 Brett Favre 3,878 Green Bay Packers
Houston 0 0 4 4 2009 Matt Schaub 4,678 Houston Texans
Indianapolis 0 0 4 4 2014 Andrew Luck 4,873 Indianapolis Colts
Jacksonville 0 0 1 1 1996 Mark Brunell 4,506 Jacksonville Jaguars
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Los Angeles 1 0 6 7 1960 Jack Kemp 3,256 Los Angeles Chargers
Miami 0 0 5 5 1992 Dan Marino 4,009 Miami Dolphins
Minneapolis 0 0 1 1 2004 Daunte Culpepper 4,885 Minnesota Vikings
Nashville 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
New Orleans 0 0 7 7 2016 Drew Brees 5,044 New Orleans Saints
New York 1 0 5 6 1967 Joe Namath 4,021 New York Jets
Oakland 0 0 2 2 2002 Rich Gannon 4,631 Oakland Raiders
Philadelphia 0 0 2 2 1973 Roman Gabriel 3,010 Philadelphia Eagles
Phoenix 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Pittsburgh 0 0 1 1 1955 Jim Finks 2,346 Pittsburgh Steelers
San Diego 0 0 7 7 1982 Dan Fouts 2,797 San Diego Chargers
San Francisco 0 0 6 6 2000 Jeff Garcia 4,537 San Francisco 49ers
Seattle 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
St. Louis 0 0 2 2 2001 Kurt Warner 4,657 St. Louis Rams
Tampa 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Washington 0 0 6 6 1969 Sonny Jurgensen 2,936 Washington Redskins

 

Total Yards League Leaders by League and Year

NFL      
Year Player Yards Team
2017 Tom Brady 4,404 New England Patriots
2016 Drew Brees 5,044 New Orleans Saints
2015 Drew Brees 4,649 New Orleans Saints
2014 Andrew Luck 4,873 Indianapolis Colts
2013 Peyton Manning 5,326 Denver Broncos
2012 Drew Brees 4,992 New Orleans Saints
2011 Drew Brees 5,404 New Orleans Saints
2010 Peyton Manning 4,627 Indianapolis Colts
2009 Matt Schaub 4,678 Houston Texans
2008 Drew Brees 4,976 New Orleans Saints
2007 Tom Brady 4,776 New England Patriots
2006 Peyton Manning 4,347 Indianapolis Colts
2005 Tom Brady 4,011 New England Patriots
2004 Daunte Culpepper 4,885 Minnesota Vikings
2003 Peyton Manning 4,186 Indianapolis Colts
2002 Rich Gannon 4,631 Oakland Raiders
2001 Kurt Warner 4,657 St. Louis Rams
2000 Jeff Garcia 4,537 San Francisco 49ers
1999 Steve Beuerlein 4,280 Carolina Panthers
1998 Steve Young 4,390 San Francisco 49ers
1997 Brett Favre 3,878 Green Bay Packers
1996 Mark Brunell 4,506 Jacksonville Jaguars
1995 Brett Favre 4,377 Green Bay Packers
1994 Drew Bledsoe 4,456 New England Patriots
1993 Steve Young 4,270 San Francisco 49ers
1992 Dan Marino 4,009 Miami Dolphins
1991 Warren Moon 4,584 Houston Oilers
1990 Warren Moon 4,652 Houston Oilers
1989 Don Majkowski 4,408 Green Bay Packers
1988 Dan Marino 4,386 Miami Dolphins
1987 John Elway 3,364 Denver Broncos
1986 Dan Marino 4,624 Miami Dolphins
1985 Dan Marino 3,956 Miami Dolphins
1984 Dan Marino 4,957 Miami Dolphins
1983 Lynn Dickey 4,163 Green Bay Packers
1982 Dan Fouts 2,797 San Diego Chargers
1981 Dan Fouts 4,724 San Diego Chargers
1980 Dan Fouts 4,520 San Diego Chargers
1979 Dan Fouts 3,936 San Diego Chargers
1978 Archie Manning 3,317 New Orleans Saints
1977 Joe Ferguson 2,809 Buffalo Bills
1976 Bert Jones 3,034 Baltimore Colts
1975 Ken Anderson 3,110 Cincinnati Bengals
1974 Ken Anderson 2,689 Cincinnati Bengals
1973 Roman Gabriel 3,010 Philadelphia Eagles
1972 Archie Manning 2,785 New Orleans Saints
1971 John Hadl 3,005 San Diego Chargers
1970 John Brodie 2,903 San Francisco 49ers
1969 Sonny Jurgensen 2,936 Washington Redskins
1968 John Brodie 3,091 San Francisco 49ers
1967 Sonny Jurgensen 3,793 Washington Redskins
1966 Sonny Jurgensen 3,223 Washington Redskins
1965 John Brodie 3,172 San Francisco 49ers
1964 Charley Johnson 3,138 St. Louis Cardinals
1963 Johnny Unitas 3,705 Baltimore Colts
1962 Y.A. Tittle 3,332 New York Giants
1961 Sonny Jurgensen 3,750 Philadelphia Eagles
1960 Johnny Unitas 3,294 Baltimore Colts
1959 Johnny Unitas 3,044 Baltimore Colts
1958 Billy Wade 2,965 Los Angeles Rams
1957 Johnny Unitas 2,721 Baltimore Colts
1956 Tobin Rote 2,601 Green Bay Packers
1955 Jim Finks 2,346 Pittsburgh Steelers
1954 Norm Van Brocklin 2,627 Los Angeles Rams
1953 Otto Graham 2,865 Cleveland Browns
1952 Otto Graham 2,946 Cleveland Browns
1951 Bobby Layne 2,693 Detroit Lions
1950 Bobby Layne 2,573 Detroit Lions
1949 Johnny Lujack 2,722 Chicago Bears
1948 Sammy Baugh 2,603 Washington Redskins
1947 Sammy Baugh 2,985 Washington Redskins
1946 Sid Luckman 1,750 Chicago Bears
1945 Bob Waterfield 1,627 Los Angeles Rams
1944 Frankie Sinkwich 1,623 Detroit Lions
1943 Sid Luckman 2,154 Chicago Bears
1942 Cecil Isbell 2,104 Green Bay Packers
1941 Cecil Isbell 1,796 Green Bay Packers
1940 Parker Hall 1,473 Los Angeles Rams
1939 Parker Hall 1,685 Los Angeles Rams
1938 Ace Parker 1,118 Brooklyn Dodgers
1937 Sammy Baugh 1,367 Washington Redskins
1936 Arnie Herber 1,207 Green Bay Packers
1935 Ed Danowski 1,129 New York Giants
1934 Dutch Clark 1,146 Detroit Lions
1933 Harry Newman 1,410 New York Giants
1932 Arnie Herber 788 Green Bay Packers
AFL      
Year Player Yards Team
1969 Daryle Lamonica 3,238 Oakland Raiders
1968 John Hadl 3,487 San Diego Chargers
1967 Joe Namath 4,021 New York Jets
1966 Joe Namath 3,421 New York Jets
1965 John Hadl 2,889 San Diego Chargers
1964 Babe Parilli 3,633 Boston Patriots
1963 Jack Kemp 3,149 Buffalo Bills
1962 Len Dawson 3,011 Dallas Texans
1961 George Blanda 3,342 Houston Oilers
1960 Jack Kemp 3,256 Los Angeles Chargers
AAFC      
Year Player Yards Team
1949 Otto Graham 2,892 Cleveland Browns
1948 Glenn Dobbs 2,942 Los Angeles Dons
1947 Spec Sanders 2,874 New York Yankees (AAFC)
1946 Glenn Dobbs 2,094 Brooklyn Dodgers (AAFC)