Even though future first-ballot Hall of Famer Peyton Manning retired after the 2015-2016 NFL season, it’s still safe to say that we’re right in the midst of a golden age of quarterback play. The league saw a ridiculous 13 quarterbacks exceed the 4,000 yard NFL passing yards mark last year, 12 different quarterbacks throw for more than 25 touchdown passes, and 17 different quarterbacks finish with a passer rating above 90.
Who’s in the line up for throwing the Most NFL Passing Yards in 2017?
So given how competitive — and deep — the quarterback position has become, who’s the most likely to throw for the most yards during the 2017-2018 season? Recent history shows us that there’s a heavy favorite to repeat such a feat, but he’ll have competition. Here are our top three picks for quarterbacks to throw for the most yards this year: