Steve Young's Career Highlights

All-Pro: 1992 (AP, PFWA, SN, NEA); 1993 (AP, PFWA); 1994 (AP, PFWA, SN); 1998 (SN)

All-Pro Second Team: 1995 (AP); 1997 (AP); 1998 (AP)

All-NFC: 1992 (UPI, PW); 1993 (UPI, PW); 1994 (UPI, PW)

All-NFC Second Team: 1996 (UPI)
 

(7) - 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997*, 1998, 1999

* Did not play

(at time of his retirement following 1999 season)

[1st] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading League, Passing - 4 (1991-1994)
[1st] Highest Passer Rating, Career - 96.8
[1st] Highest Passer Rating, Season - 112.8 (1994)
[1st] Highest Completion Percentage, Career - 64.28
[1st] Most Consecutive Games, 300 or More Yards Passing - 6 (1998)
[Tied for 1st] Most Seasons Leading League, Passing Touchdowns - 4 (1992, 1993, 1994, 1998)
[Tied for 1st] Most Seasons Leading League, Passing - 6 (1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997)
[2nd] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading League, Completion Percentage - 4 (1994-1997)
[2nd] Most Seasons Leading League, Average Gain Passing - 5 (1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1997)
[2nd] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading League, Average Gain Passing - 4 (1991-1994)
[Tied for 2nd] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading League, Passing Touchdowns - 3 (1992-1994)
[Tied for 2nd] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading League, Passing - 2 (1996-1997)
[Tied for 2nd] Most Consecutive Passes Completed - 20 (vs. Washington, Nov. 24, 1996)
[3rd] Highest Completion Percentage, Season - 70.28 (1994)
[Tied for 3rd] Most Seasons Leading League, Completion Percentage - 5 (1992, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997)
[Tied for 3rd] Most Games 300 or More Yards Passing, Season - 7 (1998)
[Tied for 3rd] Longest Pass Completion - 97 yards (to John Taylor, vs. Atlanta, Nov. 3, 1991)
[Tied for 3rd] Most Games, Four or More Touchdown Passes Season - 4 (1994)

Super Bowl Records

[1st] Most Touchdown Passes, Game - 6 (SB XXIX, vs. San Diego)
[Tied for 2nd] Most Pass Attempts Without Interception, Game - 36 (SB XXIX, vs. San Diego)


Post-Season Records

[1st] Most Pass Attempts, Game - 65 (vs. Green Bay, 1995)
[Tied for 1st] Most Touchdown Passes, Game - 6 (SB XXIX, vs. San Diego)
[Tied for 3rd] Most Pass Completions, Game - 32 (vs. Green Bay, 1995)
[Tied for 3rd] Most Consecutive Games, 300 or More Yards Passing - 2 (1994-1995)

49ers' records held by Young at the time of his retirement following the 1999 season

[1st] Highest Passer Rating, Career - 101.4
[1st] Longest Pass Completion - 97 (to John Taylor, at Atlanta, Nov. 3, 1991)
[1st] Highest Passer Rating, Season - 112.8 (1994)
[1st] Highest Pass Completion Percentage, Career - 65.8
[1st] Highest Pass Completion Percentage, Season - 70.3 (1994)
[1st] Highest Pass Completion Percentage, Game - 90.0 (vs. Detroit, Oct. 20, 1991)
[1st] Most Yards Passing, Season - 4,170 (1998)
[1st] Most 300-Yard Passing Games, Season - 7 (1998)
[1st] Most Consecutive 300-Yard Passing Games, Season - 6 (1998)
[1st] Most Touchdowns Passing, Season - 36 (1998)
[1st] Most Consecutive Games With Touchdown Pass - 18 (1994-1995)
[1st] Fewest Interceptions, Season - 6 (1996, 1997)
[1st] Most Consecutive Passes Without Interception - 183 (1993)
[1st] Highest Average Gain Per Pass Attempt, Career - 8.1
[1st] Highest Average Gain Per Pass Attempt, Game - 15.39 (vs. Detroit, Dec. 19, 1993)
[1st] Highest Average Rushing Gain, Career - 5.9
[2nd] Most Consecutive Passes Without Interception, Game - 51 (vs. Indianapolis, Oct. 18, 1998)
[2nd] Most Consecutive Pass Completions - 19 (at Washington, Nov. 24, 1996)
[2nd] Most Yards Passing, Season - 4,023 (1993)
[2nd] Most Yards Passing, Game - 462 (at L.A. Rams, Nov. 28, 1993)
[2nd] Most 300-Yard Passing Games, Career - 28
[2nd] Most Touchdowns Passing, Career - 221
[2nd] Most Touchdowns Passing, Game - 35 (1994)
[2nd] Most Consecutive Games With Touchdown Pass - 15 (1998)
[2nd] Fewest Interceptions, Season - 7 (1992)
[2nd] Highest Average Gain Per Pass Attempt, Game - 14.44 (vs. L.A. Rams, Nov. 28, 1993)
[Tied for 2nd] Most 300-Yard Passing Games, Season - 5 (1994)
[3rd] Highest Passer Rating, Season - 107.0 (1992)
[3rd] Most Passing Attempts, Career - 3,648
[3rd] Most Passing Attempts, Season - 517 (1998)
[3rd] Most Passing Completions, Career - 2,400
[3rd] Most Passing Completions, Season - 324 (1994)
[3rd] Highest Pass Completion Percentage, Season - 68.0 (1993)
[3rd] Most Yards Passing, Career - 29,907
[3rd] Most Yards Passing, Season - 3,969 (1994)
[3rd] Most Consecutive Passes Without Interception - 124 (1994)
[3rd] Most Consecutive Passes Without Interception, Game - 44 (vs. L.A. Rams, Nov. 20, 1994)
[3rd] Highest Average Gain Per Pass Attempt, Season - 9.02 (1991)
[3rd] Highest Average Gain Per Pass Attempt, Game - 14.25 (vs. Atlanta, Oct. 16, 1992)
[Tied for 3rd] Most Passing Completions, Game - 33 (vs. Indianapolis, Oct. 18, 1998; at Washington, Nov. 24, 1996)
[Tied for 3rd] Most 300-Yard Passing Games, Season - 4 (1995)
[Tied for 3rd] Fewest Interceptions, Season - 8 (1991)

Post-Season Records

[1st] Most Passing Attempts, Game - 65 (vs. Green Bay, Jan. 6, 1996)
[1st] Most Passing Completions, Game - 32 (vs. Green Bay, Jan. 6, 1996)
[1st] Most Passing Touchdowns, Game - 6 (SB XXIX, vs. San Diego, Jan. 29, 1995)
[2nd] Most Passing Yards, Career - 3,326
[2nd] Most Passing Completions, Career - 292
[2nd] Most Passing Attempts, Career - 471
[2nd] Most Touchdowns Passing, Career - 20
[2nd] Most Yards Rushing, Career - 585

NFL Statistical Championships
Passing Titles: 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997
Passing Touchdown Leader: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1998

NFC Statistical Championships
Passing Titles: 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997
Passing Touchdown Leader: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1998

Team Statistical Championships
Passing Titles: 1986^, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998
Passing Touchdown Leader: 1986^, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998

^ Tampa Bay Buccaneers. All other statistical championships won with the San Francisco 49ers.

1992 MVP/Player of the Year (PFWA, AP, SN, MX)
1992 Offensive MVP/Player of the Year (AP, PW)
1992 NFC Offensive MVP/Player of the Year (UPI)
1994 Offensive MVP/Player of the Year (PW, UP)
1994 MVP/Player of the Year (PFWA, AP, SN, MX)
1994 NFC Offensive MVP/Player of the Year (UPI)
Super Bowl XXIX MVP

Year Team
W
L
T
Division Finish
1985 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
2
14
0
(5th)
1986 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
2
14
0
(5th)
1987 San Francisco 49ers
13
2
0
(1st)
1988 San Francisco 49ers
10
6
0
(1st)
1989 San Francisco 49ers
14
2
0
(1st)
1990 San Francisco 49ers
14
2
0
(1st)
1991 San Francisco 49ers
10
6
0
(3rd)
1992 San Francisco 49ers
14
2
0
(1st)
1993 San Francisco 49ers
10
6
0
(1st)
1994 San Francisco 49ers
13
3
0
(1st)
1995 San Francisco 49ers
11
5
0
(1st)
1996 San Francisco 49ers
12
4
0
(2nd)
1997 San Francisco 49ers
13
3
0
(1st)
1998 San Francisco 49ers
12
4
0
(2nd)
1999 San Francisco 49ers
4
12
0
(4th)


 

 



 

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