Season Offense Records

Most. . .



Most Points

409 2002 season
354 1953 season
345 1951 season
344 2004 season
320 2001 season
303 2003 season
302 1993 season
300 1968 season
286 1997 season
Most Touchdowns

53 1951 season
52 1953 season
50 2002 season
44 2004 season
41 1952 season
38 1968 season
37 1999 season
36 accomplished five times
Most Field Goals Made

29 2000 season
20 2003 season
19 2002 season
17 1993 season
16 1995 season
15 1975 season
14 1982 season
Most Rushing Attempts

639 1970 season
637 1977 season
606 1971 season
594 1978 season
593 1997 season
592 1951 season
588 1975 season
Most Rushing Yards

3,011 1970 season
2,947 1953 season
2,844 1951 season
2,727 1977 season
2,611 1978 season
2,585 1954 season
2,436 1971 season
2,383 1964 season
2,371 1997 season
Most Rushing TDs

41 1953 season
37 1951 season
31 1954 season
27 1970 season
26 1952 season
25 1993 season
25 1964 season
Most Passing Attempts

485 2002 season
445 1999 season
438 2003 season
433 1968 season
412 1984 season
384 1983 season
376 2004 season
374 2001 season
374 1986 season
Most Passes Completed

264 2002 season
237 1986 season
236 1999 season
231 2003 season
226 1968 season
218 2004 season
213 1983 season
210 2001 season
205 1984 season
Most Passing Yards

3,649  2002 season
3,358 1968 season
2,968 2001 season
2,831 1986 season
2,774 1999 season
2,741 2003 season
2,687 1998 season
2,666 2004 season
2,565 1983 season
2,382 2000 season
Most Passes Intercepted

22 1984 season
22 1972 season
22 1968 season
21 2002 season
21 1998 season
21 1995 season
20 in 5 seasons
Most Touchdown Passes

26 2004 season
25 1968 season
22 2002 season
19 2001 season
19 1950 season
18 1982 season
16 in 4 seasons
Most Offensive Plays

1,030 2002 season
956 2003 season
901 2004 season
870 1999 season
865 1991 season
854 1978 season
835 2001 season
828 1998 season
828 1986 season
Most Yards Total Offense

5,565 2002 season
4,867 2004 season
4,721 2003 season
4,668 1999 season
4,599 1998 season
4,579 2001 season
4,491 1951 season
4,423 1986 season
4,421 1968 season
4,186 1991 season
Most First Downs

283 2002 season
252 1986 season
251 2004 season
249 1999 season
248 2003 season
247 2001 season
246 1998 season
228 1991 season
226 1968 season
223 1993 season
Most Fumbles

43 1971 season
43 1968 season
42 1973 season
41 1970 season
37 1990 season
Most Fumbles Lost

28 1971 season
25 1973 season
24 1966 season
23 1988 season
23 1968 season
Most Turnovers

45 1968 season
40 1973 season
39 1972 season
37 1998 season
37 1990 season
37 1983 season
37 1971 season
Most Penalties

102 2002 season
94 1996 season
93 1991 season
88 1981 season
84 1985 season
83 1989 season
Most Penalty Yards

883 1981 season
879 2002 season
866 1968 season
805 1971 season
792 1996 season
740 1991 season
Most Punts

80 1981 season
78 1974 season
75 2005 season
74 1990 season
74 1973 season
74 1972 season
Most Punting Yards

3,205 1974 season
3,155 1981 season
3,095 1976 season
2,900 1996 season
2,883 1973 season
2,867 2005 season
2,826 2001 season
2,822 1972 season
2,821 1980 season
Most Punt Return Yards

582 1997 season
580 1949 season
535 1951 season
425 1956 season
402 1950 season
389 1974 season
350 1973 season
344 1976 season
Most Kickoff Returns

65 1990 season
58 1989 season
56 1998 season
56 1984 season
56 1972 season
55 1969 season
54 1988 season
Most Kickoff Return Yards

1,273 1990 season
1,183 1989 season
1,091 1998 season
1,068 1954 season
1,018 1988 season
1,015 1987 season
1,012 1972 season


Least. . .



Fewest Points

0 1917 season
5 1906 season
8 1888 season
10 1901 season
10 1916 season
Fewest Touchdowns

12 1989 season
13 1980 season
13 1961 season
14 1955 season
15 1967 season
Fewest Rushing Attempts

355 1984 season
368 1968 season
369 1967 season
371 1956 season
373 1955 season
Fewest Rushing Yards

939 1970 season
1,046 1969 season
1,063 1968 season
1,112 1989 season
1,160 1983 season
Fewest Rushing TDs

5 1989 season
6 1983 season
7 1980 season
7 1967 season
8 1961 season
Fewest Passing Attempts

98 1957 season
103 1965 season
113 1964 season
114 1953 season
129 1956 season
Fewest Passes Completed

40 1965 season
42 1957 season
43 1971 season
46 1970 season
50 1956 season
Fewest Passing Yards

564 1965 season
579 1961 season
585 1957 season
612 1971 season
634 1970 season
Fewest Interceptions Thrown

4 1954 season
5 1953 season
6 1959 season
7 1993 season
8 done three times
Fewest TD Passes

1 1970 season
1 1957 season
2 1961 season
2 1955 season
3 1975 season
Fewest Offensive Plays

500 1956 season
505 1955 season
565 1967 season
577 1953 season
582 1958 season
Fewest Yards Total Offense

1,968 1961 season
2,064 1956 season
2,197 1967 season
2,272 1955 season
2,288 1957 season
Fewest First Downs

129 1967 season
130 1961 season
138 1972 season
142 1989 season
143 1969 season
Fewest Fumbles

12 1999 season
14 1993 season
15 2000 season
18 1985 season
19 2004 season
19 1994 season
19 1992 season
19 1982 season
Fewest Fumbles Lost

3 1992 season
5 1993 season
6 1999 season
7 1982 season
8 2001 season
8 1967 season
9 2000 season
9 1995 season
Fewest Turnovers

12 1993 season
16 1994 season
19 1996 season
20 2001 season
20 1992 season
20 1982 season
Fewest Penalties

43 1998 season
44 1980 season
45 1967 season
48 1979 season
48 1965 season
48 1964 season
50 1963 season
Fewest Penalty Yards

364 1998 season
381 1994 season
398 1980 season
410 1964 season
415 1967 season
454 1965 season
Fewest Punts

22 1954 season
33 1964 season
33 1955 season
34 1953 season
35 1963 season
Fewest Punting Yards

750 1954 season
1,170 1953 season
1,196 1955 season
1,208 1964 season
1,317 1963 season
Fewest Punt Return Yards

60 1964 season
62 1989 season
67 1984 season
84 1966 season
103 1965 season
Fewest Kickoff Returns

15 1953 season
20 1976 season
21 1958 season
21 1952 season
23 1964 season
Fewest Kickoff Return Yards

304 1953 season
362 1951 season
373 1950 season
402 1952 season
406 1958 season

 

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