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Just How Good Was Ben Roethlisberger's 503 Yard Passing Performance Against Green Bay?

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Well, let's take a look at the top 10 single-game performances in terms of passing yards. 

Name Passing Yards Date Result
Norm van Brocklin 554 9/28/1951 W 54-14
Warren Moon 527 12/16/1990 W 27-10
Boomer Esiason 522 11/10/1996 W 37-34
Dan Marino 521 10/23/1988 L 44-30
Phil Simms  513 10/13/1985 L 35-30
Drew Brees 510 11/19/2006 L 31-16
Vince Ferragamo 509 12/26/1982 L 34-26
Y.A. Tittle 505 10/18/1962 W 39-34
Elvis Grbac 504 11/05/2000 L 49-31
Ben Roethlisberger 503 12/20/2009 W 37-36

Pretty remarkable. We just witnessed the 10th best passing day in terms of yards by any quarterback in NFL history. And the 5th best performance by any quarterback in a winning effort. Steelers Nation sized salute to Big Ben!