Tom Brady had the most passing yards in 2021, with 5,316 yards.

who led the nfl in passing in 2021
2021Brady2021Herbert2021Stafford2021Mahomes2021Carr2021Burrow2021Prescott2021Allen2021Cousins2021Rodgers2021Ryan2021Garoppolo2021Jones2021Murray2021Roethlisberger2021Tannehill2021Lawrence2021Wentz2021Heinicke2021Goff2021Hurts2021Wilson5.3k5.0k4.9k4.8k4.8k4.6k4.4k4.4k4.2k4.1k4.0k3.8k3.8k3.8k3.7k3.7k3.6k3.6k3.4k3.2k3.1k3.1k
NAMESEASONTMGPYDSCMPATTPCTAVGYDS/GTDTD%INTINT%SCKSCKYRATE
Tom BradyTom Brady2021
TBTB
175,31648571967.57.4312.7436.0121.722144102.1
Justin HerbertJustin Herbert2021
LACLAC
175,01444367265.97.5294.9385.7152.23121497.7
Matthew StaffordMatthew Stafford2021
LARLAR
174,88640460167.28.1287.4416.8172.830243102.9
Patrick MahomesPatrick Mahomes2021
KCKC
174,83943665866.37.4284.6375.6132.02814698.5
Derek CarrDerek Carr2021
LVLV
174,80442862668.47.7282.6233.7142.24024194.0
Joe BurrowJoe Burrow2021
CINCIN
164,61136652070.48.9288.2346.5142.751370108.3
Dak PrescottDak Prescott2021
DALDAL
164,44941059668.87.5278.1376.2101.730144104.2
Josh AllenJosh Allen2021
BUFBUF
174,40740964663.36.8259.2365.6152.32616492.2
Kirk CousinsKirk Cousins2021
MINMIN
164,22137256166.37.5263.8335.971.228197103.1
Aaron RodgersAaron Rodgers2021
GBGB
164,11536653168.97.7257.2377.040.830188111.9
Matt RyanMatt Ryan2021
ATLATL
173,96837556067.07.1233.4203.6122.14027490.4
Jimmy GaroppoloJimmy Garoppolo2021
SFSF
153,81030144168.38.6254.0204.5122.72920198.7
Mac JonesMac Jones2021
NENE
173,80135252167.67.3223.6224.2132.52824192.5
Kyler MurrayKyler Murray2021
ARIARI
143,78733348169.27.9270.5245.0102.131286100.6
Ben RoethlisbergerBen Roethlisberger2021
PITPIT
163,74039060564.56.2233.8223.6101.73823986.8
Ryan TannehillRyan Tannehill2021
TENTEN
173,73435753167.27.0219.6214.0142.64732789.6
Trevor LawrenceTrevor Lawrence2021
JAXJAX
173,64135960259.66.0214.2122.0172.83223871.9
Carson WentzCarson Wentz2021
INDIND
173,56332251662.46.9209.6275.271.43222794.6
Taylor HeinickeTaylor Heinicke2021
WASWAS
163,41932149465.06.9213.7204.0153.03827885.9
Jared GoffJared Goff2021
DETDET
143,24533249467.26.6231.8193.881.63528091.5
Jalen HurtsJalen Hurts2021
PHIPHI
153,14426543261.37.3209.6163.792.12615087.2
Russell WilsonRussell Wilson2021
SEASEA
143,11325940064.87.8222.4256.361.533266103.1
Teddy BridgewaterTeddy Bridgewater2021
DENDEN
143,05228542666.97.2218.0184.271.63121194.9
Baker MayfieldBaker Mayfield2021
CLECLE
143,01025341860.57.2215.0174.1133.14326983.1
Lamar JacksonLamar Jackson2021
BALBAL
122,88224638264.47.5240.2164.2133.43819087.0
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