League Leaders

The age of the players are listed after their names for the season in which they led the league in each major statistical category.  The + after a name indicates the player is in the NFL Hall of Fame.

Passing Yards
Year Player YDS Team
1957 Johnny Unitas+ (24) 2,550 BAL
1959 Johnny Unitas+ (26) 2,899 BAL
1960 Johnny Unitas+ (27) 3,099 BAL
1963 Johnny Unitas+ (30) 3,481 BAL
1976 Bert Jones (25) 3,104 BAL
2000 Peyton Manning (24) 4,413 IND
2003 Peyton Manning (27) 4,267 IND
Passing TD
Year Player TD Team
1957 Johnny Unitas+ (24) 24 BAL
1958 Johnny Unitas+ (25) 19 BAL
1959 Johnny Unitas+ (26) 32 BAL
1960 Johnny Unitas+ (27) 25 BAL
1968 Earl Morrall (34) 26 BAL
2000 Peyton Manning (24) 33 IND
2004 Peyton Manning (28) 49 IND
2006 Peyton Manning (30) 31 IND
2014 Andrew Luck (24) 40 IND
Rushing Yards
Year Player YDS Team
1955 Alan Ameche (22) 961 BAL
1988 Eric Dickerson+ (28) 1,659 IND
1999 Edgerrin James (21) 1,553 IND
2000 Edgerrin James (22) 1,709 IND
Rushing TD
Year Player TD Team
1955 Alan Ameche (22) 9 BAL
1964 Lenny Moore+ (30) 16 BAL
1969 Tom Matte (30) 11 BAL
Receptions
Year Player REC Team
1958 Raymond Berry+ (25) 56 BAL
1959 Raymond Berry+ (26) 66 BAL
1960 Raymond Berry+ (27) 74 BAL
1974 Lydell Mitchell (25) 72 BAL
1977 Lydell Mitchell (28) 71 BAL
1979 Joe Washington (25) 82 BAL
2000 Marvin Harrison+ (28) 102 IND
2002 Marvin Harrison+ (30) 143 IND
Receiving Yards
Year Player YDS Team
1957 Raymond Berry+ (24) 800 BAL
1959 Raymond Berry+ (26) 959 BAL
1960 Raymond Berry+ (27) 1,298 BAL
1976 Roger Carr (24) 1,112 BAL
1999 Marvin Harrison+ (27) 1,663 IND
2002 Marvin Harrison+ (30) 1,722 IND
2007 Reggie Wayne (28) 1,510 IND
2016 T.Y. Hilton (26) 1,448 IND
Receiving TD
Year Player TD Team
1957 Jim Mutscheller (27) 8 BAL
1958 Raymond Berry+ (25) 9 BAL
1959 Raymond Berry+ (26) 14 BAL
2005 Marvin Harrison+ (33) 12 IND
Punting Avg.
Year Player AVG Team
1966 David Lee (22) 45.6 BAL
1969 David Lee (25) 45.3 BAL
1983 Rohn Stark (24) 45.3 BAL
1985 Rohn Stark (26) 45.9 IND
1986 Rohn Stark (27) 45.2 IND
2016 Pat McAfee (29) 49.3 IND
Interceptions
Year Player INT Team
1957 Milt Davis (28) 10 BAL
1959 Don Shinnick (24) 7 BAL
1959 Milt Davis (30) 7 BAL
1965 Bobby Boyd (27) 9 BAL
1977 Lyle Blackwood (26) 10 BAL
Sacks
Year Player SACKS Team
2004 Dwight Freeney (24) 16 IND
2013 Robert Mathis (32) 19.5 IND
Points
Year Player PTS Team
1964 Lenny Moore+ (30) 120 BAL
1976 Toni Linhart (34) 109 BAL
1999 Mike Vanderjagt (29) 145 IND