NFL History: Team Records

Team Records: PassingRecords updated in July 2007

Passing
ATTEMPTS
Most Passes Attempted, Season
709Minnesota, 1981
699New England, 1994
686New England, 1995
Fewest Passes Attempted, Season
102Cincinnati, 1933
106Boston, 1933
120Detroit, 1937
Most Passes Attempted, Game
70New England vs. Minnesota, Nov. 13, 1994 (OT)
69N.Y. Jets vs. Baltimore, Dec. 24, 2000
68Houston vs. Buffalo, Nov 1, 1964
Fewest Passes Attempted, Game
0Green Bay vs. Portsmouth, Oct. 8, 1933
 Detroit vs. Cleveland, Sept. 10, 1937
 Pittsburgh vs. Brooklyn, Nov. 16, 1941
 Pittsburgh vs. Los Angeles, Nov. 13, 1949
 Cleveland vs. Philadelphia, Dec. 3, 1950
Most Passes Attempted, Both Teams, Game
112New England (70) vs. Minnesota (42), Nov. 13, 1994
104Miami (55) vs. N.Y. Jets (49), Oct. 18, 1987 (OT)
 N.Y. Jets (58) vs. San Francisco (46), Sept. 6, 1998 (OT)
103Cincinnati (68) vs. Pittsburgh (35), Dec. 30, 2001 (OT)
 Seattle (53) vs. San Diego (50), Dec. 29, 2002 (OT)
Fewest Passes Attempted, Both Teams, Game
4Chi. Cardinals (1) vs. Detroit (3), Nov. 3, 1935
 Detroit (0) vs. Cleveland (4), Sept. 10, 1937
6Chi. Cardinals (2) vs. Detroit (4), Sept. 15, 1940
8Brooklyn (2) vs. Philadelphia (6), Oct. 1, 1939
COMPLETIONS
Most Passes Completed, Season
440New Orleans, 2007
432San Francisco, 1995
419Arizona, 2005
418Oakland, 2002
Fewest Passes Completed, Season
25Cincinnati, 1933
33Boston, 1933
34Chi. Cardinals, 1934
 Detroit, 1934
Most Passes Completed, Game
45New England vs. Minnesota, Nov. 13, 1994 (OT)
43Washington vs. Detroit, Nov. 4, 1990 (OT)
 Oakland vs. Pittsburgh, Sept. 15, 2002
42N.Y. Jets vs. San Francisco, Sept. 21, 1980
 N.Y. Jets vs. Seattle, Dec. 6, 1998
Fewest Passes Completed, Game
0By many teams. Last time: Buffalo vs. N.Y. Jets, Sept. 29, 1974
Most Passes Completed, Both Teams, Game
71New England (45) vs. Minnesota (26), Nov. 13, 1994
68San Francisco (37) vs. Atlanta (31), Oct. 6, 1985
 Denver (34) vs. Oakland (34), Nov. 11, 2002
66Cincinnati (40) vs. San Diego (26), Dec. 20, 1982
Fewest Passes Completed, Both Teams, Game
1Chi. Cardinals (0) vs. Philadelphia (1), Nov. 8, 1936
 Detroit (0) vs. Cleveland (1), Sept. 10, 1937
 Chi. Cardinals (0) vs. Detroit (1), Sept. 15, 1940
 Brooklyn (0) vs. Pittsburgh (1), Nov. 29, 1942
2Chi. Cardinals (0) vs. Detroit (2), Nov. 3, 1935
 Buffalo (0) vs. N.Y. Jets (2), Sept. 29, 1974
 Chi. Cardinals (0) vs. Green Bay (2), Nov. 18, 1934
3In seven games
YARDS GAINED
Most Seasons Leading League, Passing Yardage
10San Diego, 1965, 1968, 1971, 1978-1983, 1985
8Chi. Bears, 1932, 1939, 1941, 1943, 1945, 1949, 1954, 1964
 Washington, 1938, 1940, 1944, 1947-48, 1967, 1974, 1989
7Houston, 1960-61, 1963-64, 1990-92
 L.A./St. Louis Rams, 1946, 1950-51, 1956, 1999-2001
 Baltimore/Indianapolis, 1957, 1959-60, 1963, 1976, 2003-04
Most Consecutive Seasons Leading League, Passing Yardage
6San Diego, 1978-1983
4Green Bay, 1934-37
3Miami, 1986-88
 Houston, 1990-92
 St. Louis, 1999-2001
Most Yards Gained, Passing, Season
5,232St. Louis, 2000
5,018Miami, 1984
4,870San Diego, 1985
Fewest Yards Gained, Passing, Season
302Chi. Cardinals, 1934
357Cincinnati, 1933
459Boston, 1934
Most Yards Gained, Passing, Game
554Los Angeles vs. N.Y. Yanks, Sept. 28, 1951
530Minnesota vs. Baltimore, Sept. 28, 1969
521Miami vs. N.Y. Jets, Oct. 23, 1988
Fewest Yards Gained, Passing, Game
-53Denver vs. Oakland, Sept. 10, 1967
-52Cincinnati vs. Houston, Oct. 31, 1971
-39Atlanta vs. San Francisco, Oct. 23, 1976
Most Yards Gained, Passing, Both Teams, Game
884N.Y. Jets (449) vs. Miami (435), Sept. 21, 1986 (OT)
883San Diego (486) vs. Cincinnati (397), Dec. 20, 1982
874Miami (456) vs. New England (418), Sept. 4, 1994
Fewest Yards Gained, Passing, Both Teams, Game
-11Green Bay (-0) vs. Dallas (-1), Oct. 24, 1965
1Chi. Cardinals (0) vs. Philadelphia (1), Nov. 8, 1936
7Brooklyn (0) vs. Pittsburgh (7), Nov. 29, 1942
TIMES SACKED
Most Seasons Leading League, Fewest Times Sacked
10Miami, 1973, 1982-1990
5N.Y. Jets, 1965-66, 1968, 1993, 2000
 Indianapolis, 1999-2000, 2004-06
4San Diego, 1963-64, 1967-68
 San Francisco, 1964-65, 1970-71
Most Consecutive Seasons Leading League, Fewest Times Sacked
9Miami, 1982-1990
3St. Louis, 1974-76
 Indianapolis, 2004-06
2By many teams
Most Times Sacked, Season
104Philadelphia, 1986
78Arizona, 1997
76Houston, 2002
Fewest Times Sacked, Season
7Miami, 1988
8San Francisco, 1970
 St. Louis, 1975
9N.Y. Jets, 1966
 Washington, 1991
Most Times Sacked, Game
12Pittsburgh vs. Dallas, Nov. 20, 1966
 Baltimore vs. St. Louis, Oct. 26, 1980
 Detroit vs. Chicago, Dec. 16, 1984
 Houston vs. Dallas, Sept. 29, 1985
 Philadelphia vs. N.Y. Giants, Sept. 30, 2007
11St. Louis vs. N.Y. Giants, Nov. 1, 1964
 Los Angeles vs. Baltimore, Nov. 22, 1964
 Denver vs. Buffalo, Dec. 13, 1964
 Green Bay vs. Detroit, Nov. 7, 1965
 Buffalo vs. Oakland, Oct. 15, 1967
 Denver vs. Oakland, Nov. 5, 1967
 Atlanta vs. St. Louis, Nov. 24, 1968
 Detroit vs. Dallas, Oct. 6, 1975
 Philadelphia vs. St. Louis, Dec. 18, 1983
 Cleveland vs. Kansas City, Sept. 30, 1984
 Minnesota vs. Chicago, Oct. 28, 1984
 Atlanta vs. Cleveland, Nov. 18, 1984
 Dallas vs. San Diego, Nov. 16, 1986
 Philadelphia vs. Detroit, Nov. 16, 1986
 Philadelphia vs. L.A. Raiders, Nov. 30, 1986 (OT)
 L.A. Raiders vs. Seattle, Dec. 8, 1986
 N.Y. Jets vs. Dallas, Oct. 4, 1987
 Philadelphia vs. Chicago, Oct. 4, 1987
 Dallas vs. Philadelphia, Sept. 15, 1991
 Cleveland vs. Indianapolis, Sept. 6, 1992
10By many teams
Most Times Sacked, Both Teams, Game
18Green Bay (10) vs. San Diego (8), Sept. 24, 1978
17Buffalo (10) vs. N.Y. Titans (7), Nov. 23, 1961
 Pittsburgh (12) vs. Dallas (5), Nov. 20, 1966
 Atlanta (9) vs. Philadelphia (8), Dec. 16, 1984
 Philadelphia (11) vs. L.A. Raiders (6), Nov. 30, 1986 (OT)
16Los Angeles (11) vs. Baltimore (5), Nov. 22, 1964
 Buffalo (11) vs. Oakland (5), Oct. 15, 1967
COMPLETION PERCENTAGE
Most Seasons Leading League, Completion Percentage
14San Francisco, 1952, 1957-58, 1965, 1981, 1983, 1987, 1989, 1992-97
11Washington, 1937, 1939-1940, 1942-45, 1947-48, 1969-1970
8Green Bay, 1936, 1941, 1961-62, 1964, 1966, 1968, 1998
Most Consecutive Seasons Leading League, Completion Percentage
6San Francisco, 1992-97
4Washington, 1942-45
 Kansas City, 1966-69
3Cleveland, 1953-55
 St. Louis, 1999-2001
Highest Completion Percentage, Season
70.65Cincinnati, 1982 (310-219)
70.25San Francisco, 1994 (511-359)
70.19San Francisco, 1989 (483-339)
Lowest Completion Percentage, Season
22.9Philadelphia, 1936 (170-39)
24.5Cincinnati, 1933 (102-25)
25.0Pittsburgh, 1941 (168-42)
TOUCHDOWNS
Most Touchdowns, Passing, Season
51Indianapolis, 2004
50New England, 2007
49Miami, 1984
48Houston, 1961
Fewest Touchdowns, Passing, Season
0Cincinnati, 1933
 Pittsburgh, 1945
1Boston, 1932
 Boston, 1933
 Chi. Cardinals, 1934
 Cincinnati/St. Louis, 1934
 Detroit, 1942
2Chi. Cardinals, 1932
 Stapleton, 1932
 Chi. Cardinals, 1935
 Brooklyn, 1936
 Pittsburgh, 1942
Most Touchdowns, Passing, Game
7Chi. Bears vs. N.Y. Giants, Nov. 14, 1943
 Philadelphia vs. Washington, Oct. 17, 1954
 Houston vs. N.Y. Titans, Nov. 19, 1961
 Houston vs. N.Y. Titans, Oct. 14, 1962
 N.Y. Giants vs. Washington, Oct. 28, 1962
 Minnesota vs. Baltimore, Sept. 28, 1969
 San Diego vs. Oakland, Nov. 22, 1981
6By many teams
Most Touchdowns, Passing, Both Teams, Game
12New Orleans (6) vs. St. Louis (6), Nov. 2, 1969
11N.Y. Giants (7) vs. Washington (4), Oct. 28, 1962
 Oakland (6) vs. Houston (5), Dec. 22, 1963
10San Diego (5) vs. Seattle (5), Sept. 15, 1985
 Miami (6) vs. N.Y. Jets (4), Sept. 21, 1986 (OT)
 San Francisco (6) vs. Atlanta (4), Oct. 14, 1990
PASSES HAD INTERCEPTED
Most Passes Had Intercepted, Season
48Houston, 1962
45Denver, 1961
41Card-Pitt, 1944
Fewest Passes Had Intercepted, Season
5Cleveland, 1960
 Green Bay, 1966
 Kansas City, 1990
 N.Y. Giants, 1990
6Green Bay, 1964
 St. Louis, 1982
 Dallas, 1993
 Jacksonville, 2005
7Los Angeles, 1969
 Denver, 2005
Most Passes Had Intercepted, Game
9Detroit vs. Green Bay, Oct. 24, 1943
 Pittsburgh vs. Philadelphia, Dec. 12, 1965
8Green Bay vs. N.Y. Giants, Nov. 21, 1948
 Chi. Cardinals vs. Philadelphia, Sept. 24, 1950
 N.Y. Yanks vs. N.Y. Giants, Dec. 16, 1951
 Denver vs. Houston, Dec. 2, 1962
 Chi. Bears vs. Detroit, Sept. 22, 1968
 Baltimore vs. N.Y. Jets, Sept. 23, 1973
7By many teams. Last time:
 Detroit vs. Cleveland, Sept. 23, 2001
Most Passes Had Intercepted, Both Teams, Game
13Denver (8) vs. Houston (5), Dec. 2, 1962
11Philadelphia (7) vs. Boston (4), Nov. 3, 1935
 Boston (6) vs. Pittsburgh (5), Dec. 1, 1935
 Cleveland (7) vs. Green Bay (4), Oct. 30, 1938
 Green Bay (7) vs. Detroit (4), Oct. 20, 1940
 Detroit (7) vs. Chi. Bears (4), Nov. 22, 1942
 Detroit (7) vs. Cleveland (4), Nov. 26, 1944
 Chi. Cardinals (8) vs. Philadelphia (3), Sept. 24, 1950
 Washington (7) vs. N.Y. Giants (4), Dec. 8, 1963
 Pittsburgh (9) vs. Philadelphia (2), Dec 12, 1965
10In many games

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