-53 Denver vs. Oakland, Sept. 10, 196717 Yards passing and -70 on 7 sacks
Steve young had 340 yards in a playoff game which is the most passing yards a quarterback has thrown in a NFL game.
2 the 2011 Denver broncos. Qb-Tim Tebow went 2-8
70 by Drew Bledsoe
Norm Van Brocklin. 554 passing yards. 1951.
Peyton manning with 9
I'm not shure but i think its Tom Brady with 511 passing yards in one game
554 passing yards by Norm Van Brocklin of the 1951 Los Angeles Rams in a game against the New York Yanks.
As of the 2007 season, the NFL record for pass attempts in a game is held by Drew Bledsoe of the New England Patriots who threw 70 passes in a game against the Minnesota Vikings in 1994.
As of the start of the 2008 season, the NFL single game record for passing yardage is held by Norm Van Brocklin of the Los Angeles Rams who threw for 554 yards in a game against the New York Yanks in 1951.
Drew Brees in 2011-2012
That was Peyton Manning of the Indianapolis Colts who was sacked 10 times in 571 pass attempts for an average of 1 sack every 57.1 pass attempts.
Lions - Packers January 1st, 2012 971 combined total passing yards.
Patriots QB Drew Bledsoe set single game NFL records for pass attempts (70) and completions (45) in a overtime game in 1994 against the Minnesota Vikings. The Patriots won that game 26-20.
In the NFL through 9 games of the 2010 season, that is Peyton Manning with a career average of 262.6 passing yards per game. Kurt Warner is second at 258.8 passing yards per game.
By a starting quater back that played the entire game..... Tim Tebow 8, 2011
Jamie Morris, 45 on December 17, 1988.
Boomer threw for 522 yards in a game in 1996 - third most in nfl history.
Several quarterbacks have managed to win with zero passing yards. I am not aware if anyone has ever managed a win with negative passing yards, but it is entirely possible. The forward pass was not a big feature of the game in the early days of the NFL. During the Super Bowl era (ie. since 1966) the playoff record is 34 yards, held jointly by Joe Flacco and Bob Griese.
521.Dan Marino of the Miami Dolphins threw for 521 yards in a 44-30 loss to the New York Jets on October 23, 1988. That is the 4th highest passing yards total for a game in NFL history.