Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt Single Season Leaders and Records

Minimum 700 pass attempts.
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Leaders

  • Since 1956
  • Minimum 14 pass attempts per school game.
Leaders Table
Rk Player AY/A Year School
1Baker Mayfield12.302016Oklahoma
2Robert Griffin III*11.852011Baylor
3Russell Wilson*11.832011Wisconsin
4Bryce Petty*11.672013Baylor
5Michael Vick*11.541999Virginia Tech
6Mike White11.512016Western Kentucky
7Marcus Mariota*11.492014Oregon
8Jameis Winston*11.482013Florida State
9Cam Newton*11.212010Auburn
10Vernon Adams*11.172015Oregon
11Kellen Moore*11.162010Boise State
12Stefan Lefors*11.132004Louisville
13Sam Bradford*11.102008Oklahoma
14Rudy Carpenter*11.072005Arizona State
15Logan Woodside11.062016Toledo
16Colt Brennan*11.042006Hawaii
17Ty Detmer10.981989Brigham Young
18Shaun King*10.921998Tulane
19Akili Smith*10.901998Oregon
20A.J. McCarron*10.822012Alabama
21Danny Wuerffel10.821995Florida
22Aaron Murray*10.792012Georgia
23Alex Smith*10.762004Utah
24Zach Mettenberger*10.682013LSU
25Bart Hendricks10.672000Boise State
26Cade McNown*10.661997UCLA
27Zach Terrell10.642016Western Michigan
28Marcus Mariota*10.632013Oregon
29Tim Tebow*10.622008Florida
30Danny Wuerffel10.611996Florida
31Jim McMahon10.561980Brigham Young
32Case Keenum*10.562011Houston
33Kerry Collins10.551994Penn State
34Trent Dilfer*10.541993Fresno State
35Ryan Dinwiddie*10.452003Boise State
36Tim Tebow*10.452007Florida
37Nick Stevens10.442016Colorado State
38Michael Bishop10.441998Kansas State
39David Johnson*10.422008Tulsa
40Ty Detmer10.401991Brigham Young
41Billy Blanton10.401996San Diego State
42Baker Mayfield*10.392015Oklahoma
43Brandon Doughty*10.392015Western Kentucky
44Teddy Bridgewater*10.332013Louisville
45Jason Campbell*10.312004Auburn
46Garrett Grayson*10.312014Colorado State
47Joe Hamilton10.311999Georgia Tech
48Steve Sarkisian10.261996Brigham Young
49Ryan Higgins10.242016Louisiana Tech
50Troy Smith*10.222005Ohio State
51Rex Grossman10.222001Florida
52Jerry Rhome10.211964Tulsa
53Sam Bradford*10.212007Oklahoma
54Matt Blundin10.191991Virginia
55Connor Shaw*10.152013South Carolina
56Ryan Leaf*10.131997Washington State
57Greg McElroy*10.102010Alabama
58Brian Brohm*10.092005Louisville
59Jeff Smoker*10.072001Michigan State
60Nathan Peterman10.072016Pitt
61Asad Abdul-Khaliq*10.062003Minnesota
62Philip Rivers*10.052003North Carolina State
63Chris Weinke10.052000Florida State
64Omar Jacobs*10.052004Bowling Green State
65David Carr*10.042001Fresno State
66Brian Brohm*10.042006Louisville
67Kevin Hogan*10.022015Stanford
68Matt Cavanaugh*10.021977Pitt
69John Beck*9.992006Brigham Young
70Chad Pennington9.991999Marshall
71Don McPherson9.981987Syracuse
72Mason Rudolph9.982016Oklahoma State
73Chuck Long9.971983Iowa
74John Dutton9.961997Nevada
75David Neill9.951998Nevada
76Johnny Manziel*9.952013Texas A&M
77Brandon Allen*9.952015Arkansas
78Jake Browning9.942016Washington
79Zac Robinson*9.922008Oklahoma State
80Trace McSorley9.912016Penn State
81Matt Johnson*9.902013Bowling Green State
82Andy Dalton*9.902010Texas Christian
83Donovan McNabb9.881997Syracuse
84Major Harris*9.871988West Virginia
85David Fales*9.862012San Jose State
86Donovan McNabb9.861995Syracuse
87A.J. McCarron*9.852013Alabama
88Tim Tebow*9.842009Florida
89Bob Berry9.821963Oregon
90Colin Kaepernick*9.802007Nevada
91Kevin Kolb*9.792006Houston
92Daunte Culpepper9.791998UCF
93Tajh Boyd*9.772013Clemson
94Terrance Owens*9.772011Toledo
95J.T. Barrett*9.762014Ohio State
96Brad Banks*9.762002Iowa
97Byron Leftwich9.742001Marshall
98JaMarcus Russell*9.732006LSU
Cade McNown*9.731998UCLA
100Matt Leinart*9.732003USC

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