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Big Ten Conference Career Leaders and Records for Pass Attempts

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Since 1956

Rank Player Att From To Last School
1.Drew Brees* 1678 1997 2000 Purdue
2.Curtis Painter* 1648 2005 2008 Purdue
3.Adam Weber* 1594 2007 2010 Minnesota
4.Brett Basanez* 1584 2002 2005 Northwestern
5.Chad Henne* 1387 2004 2007 Michigan
6.Kyle Orton* 1336 2001 2004 Purdue
7.John Navarre* 1327 2000 2003 Michigan
8.Mark Herrmann* 1309 1977 1980 Purdue
9.Nathan Scheelhaase* 1231 2010 2013 Illinois
10.Kurt Kittner* 1229 1998 2001 Illinois
11.Jack Trudeau 1151 1981 1985 Illinois
12.Jeff Smoker* 1150 2000 2003 Michigan State
13.Juice Williams* 1136 2006 2009 Illinois
14.Kirk Cousins* 1128 2008 2011 Michigan State
15.Chuck Long* 1111 1981 1985 Iowa
16.C.J. Bacher* 1105 2005 2008 Northwestern
17.Drew Tate* 1090 2003 2006 Iowa
18.Jason Verduzco* 1083 1989 1992 Illinois
19.Zack Mills* 1082 2001 2004 Penn State
20.Len Williams 1076 1990 1993 Northwestern
21.Ben Chappell* 1066 2007 2010 Indiana
22.Scott Campbell* 1060 1980 1983 Purdue
 Antwaan Randle El 1060 1998 2001 Indiana
24.Darrell Bevell* 1052 1992 1995 Wisconsin
25.Steve Bradley 1023 1983 1985 Indiana
26.Kellen Lewis* 981 2006 2008 Indiana
27.Jeff George* 979 1986 1989 Illinois
28.Sandy Schwab 975 1982 1985 Northwestern
29.Jim Everett* 965 1981 1985 Purdue
30.Art Schlichter* 951 1978 1981 Ohio State
31.Cory Sauter 945 1994 1997 Minnesota
32.Trevor Siemian* 934 2011 2014 Northwestern
 John Stocco* 934 2003 2006 Wisconsin
34.Mike Greenfield 933 1984 1987 Northwestern
35.Zak Kustok* 920 1999 2001 Northwestern
36.Bryan Cupito* 918 2002 2006 Minnesota
37.Ricky Stanzi* 907 2007 2010 Iowa
38.Matt Rodgers* 906 1988 1991 Iowa
39.Jon Beutjer 897 2000 2004 Illinois
40.Brian Hoyer* 896 2005 2008 Michigan State
41.Matt McGloin* 894 2009 2012 Penn State
42.James Vandenberg* 888 2009 2012 Iowa
43.Marquel Fleetwood 876 1989 1992 Minnesota
 Christian Hackenberg 876 2013 2014 Penn State
45.Bobby Hoying* 858 1992 1995 Ohio State
46.Tony Eason 856 1981 1982 Illinois
47.Asad Abdul-Khaliq* 846 2000 2003 Minnesota
 Drew Stanton* 846 2003 2006 Michigan State
49.Greg Frey* 835 1987 1990 Ohio State
 Elvis Grbac* 835 1989 1992 Michigan