Career Leaders and Records for Pass Attempts

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Leaders

  • Since 1956
Leaders Table
Rk Player Att From To School
1Timmy Chang*243620002004Hawaii
2Case Keenum*222920072011Houston
3Landry Jones*218320092012Oklahoma
4Graham Harrell*201120052008Texas Tech
5Kliff Kingsbury*188319992002Texas Tech
6Rakeem Cato*183820112014Marshall
Sean Mannion*183820112014Oregon State
8Corey Robinson*182320102013Troy
9Luke McCown*177520002003Louisiana Tech
10Dan Lefevour*176320062009Central Michigan
11Ryan Lindley*173220082011San Diego State
12Philip Rivers*171020002003North Carolina State
13Chris Redman*167919961999Louisville
14Drew Brees*167819972000Purdue
15Zac Dysert*167220092012Miami (OH)
16Kellen Moore*165820082011Boise State
17Curtis Painter*164820052008Purdue
18Colt McCoy*164520062009Texas
19Keith Wenning*164220102013Ball State
20Trevor Vittatoe*164120072010Texas-El Paso
21Connor Halliday*163420112014Washington State
22Derek Carr*163020092013Fresno State
23Chase Daniel*160920052008Missouri
24Tim Hiller*160820052009Western Michigan
25Brady Quinn*160220032006Notre Dame
26Adam Weber*159420072010Minnesota
27Brett Basanez*158420022005Northwestern
Colt Brennan*158420052007Hawaii
29Shane Carden*157920122014East Carolina
30Kolton Browning*157720102013Louisiana-Monroe
31Carson Palmer*156919982002Southern California
32Jared Goff*156820132015California
33Dan Orlovsky*156720012004Connecticut
34Chase Holbrook156620062008New Mexico State
35Kevin Kolb*156520032006Houston
36Matt Barkley*156220092012Southern California
37Gino Guidugli*155620012004Cincinnati
38Tim Rattay155219971999Louisiana Tech
39Garrett Gilbert*154820092013Southern Methodist
40Ty Detmer*153019881991Brigham Young
41Austin Davis*152720082011Southern Mississippi
42Derek Anderson*151520012004Oregon State
43Jared Lorenzen151420002003Kentucky
44Thaddeus Lewis151020062009Duke
45Tim Lester150719961999Western Michigan
46Tyler Sheehan*149420062009Bowling Green State
47Brandon Doughty*149120112015Western Kentucky
48Russell Wilson*148920082011Wisconsin
49Todd Santos*148419841987San Diego State
50Erik Wilhelm148019851988Oregon State
51Aaron Murray*147820102013Georgia
52Steven Jyles147320022005Louisiana-Monroe
53Danny Wimprine*146920012004Memphis
54Geno Smith*146520092012West Virginia
55Alex Van Pelt*146319891992Pittsburgh
56Todd Reesing*146120062009Kansas
57Chris Leak*145820032006Florida
58Brad Smith*145420022005Missouri
59Alex Brink145120042007Washington State
Tanner Price*145120102013Wake Forest
61Byron Leftwich*144219982002Marshall
62Walter Church144119962000Eastern Michigan
63David Greene*144020012004Georgia
64Charlie Frye143620012004Akron
65Jeremy Leach143219881991New Mexico
66Nathan Enderle*142720072010Idaho
Brian McClure*142719821985Bowling Green State
Jordan Palmer*142720032006Texas-El Paso
69John Beck*141820032006Brigham Young
70Andrew Walter*141620012004Arizona State
71Bret Meyer*141420042007Iowa State
72Ryan Aplin*141020092012Arkansas State
73Paul Pinegar*140520022005Fresno State
74Nick Foles*140420072011Arizona
75Tajh Boyd*140220102013Clemson
Eric Zeier*140219911994Georgia
77Pete Thomas140020102014Louisiana-Monroe
78Ryan Griffin139620092012Tulane
79Sean Renfree*138920092012Duke
80Chase Clement*138720052008Rice
Chad Henne*138720042007Michigan
82Jason McKinley138519972000Houston
83Max Hall*138220072009Brigham Young
84Peyton Manning*138119941997Tennessee
85Casey Bramlet137820002003Wyoming
86David Neill137619982001Nevada
87Ben Bennett137519801983Duke
88Troy Kopp137419891992Pacific
89Cody Pickett*137319992003Washington
90Brad Tayles137019891992Western Michigan
91Spence Fischer*136919921995Duke
92Charlie Whitehurst*136820022005Clemson
93Reggie Ball*136320032006Georgia Tech
Eli Manning*136320002003Mississippi
95Rusty Smith*136120062009Florida Atlantic
96Joe Licata*135920122015Buffalo
97Trevone Boykin*135520122015Texas Christian
Patrick Ramsey*135519982001Tulane
99Ryan Schneider135420002003Central Florida
100Steve Stenstrom*135219911994Stanford
101Todd Ellis*135019861989South Carolina
102Riley Skinner*134920062009Wake Forest
103Cody Fajardo*134820112014Nevada
104Ryan Radcliff*134720092012Central Michigan
Matt Ryan*134720042007Boston College
106Kyle Orton*133620012004Purdue
T.J. Rubley*133619871991Tulsa
Kevin Sweeney*133619821986Fresno State
109Chad Pennington*133419971999Marshall
110John Navarre*132720002003Michigan
111Drew Willy*132220052008Buffalo
112Jason Martin132019931996Louisiana Tech
113Andy Dalton*131720072010Texas Christian
114Spencer Keith*131620092012Kent State
115Ryan Nassib*131220092012Syracuse
116Rudy Carpenter*130920052008Arizona State
Mark Herrmann*130919771980Purdue
118Doug Flutie*130819811984Boston College
119Ben Roethlisberger*130420012003Miami (OH)
120Kyle Boller130119992002California
121Paul Smith*129220032007Tulsa
122Cooper Rush*128420132016Central Michigan
123Andre Woodson*127820042007Kentucky
124T.J. Yates*127720072010North Carolina
125Willie Tuitama*127620052008Arizona
126Glenn Foley*127519901993Boston College
127Colin Kaepernick*127120072010Nevada
Bryant Moniz*127120092011Hawaii
129Casey Clausen*127020002003Tennessee
Jose Fuentes127019992002Utah State
131Nick Mullens*126220132016Southern Mississippi
132Cody Kessler*126120122015Southern California
David Klingler*126119881991Houston
134Cody Hawkins*125320072010Colorado
135Cade McNown*125019951998UCLA
136Logan Thomas*124820102013Virginia Tech
137Jake Delhomme124619931996Louisiana-Lafayette
John Elway124619791982Stanford
Darrell Hackney*124620022005Alabama-Birmingham
140Matt Leinart*124520032005Southern California
Gary Nova*124520112014Rutgers
142Jamie Barnette*124319961999North Carolina State
143Jay Cutler124220022005Vanderbilt
Chase Rettig*124220102013Boston College
145Brett Hundley*124120122014UCLA
146Stoney Case123719911994New Mexico
Jonathan Smith*123719982001Oregon State
148Christian Hackenberg*123520132015Penn State
149Nathan Scheelhaase*123120102013Illinois
Stan White*123119901993Auburn
151Brian Kuklick123019941998Wake Forest
152Kurt Kittner*122919982001Illinois
153Dane Evans*122620132016Tulsa
154Matt Schilz*122520102013Bowling Green State
155Ryan Hart*121720022005Rutgers
Shawn Jones*121719891992Georgia Tech
157Alex Carder*121520092012Western Michigan
158Brett Smith*121220112013Wyoming
159Erik Ainge*121020042007Tennessee
160Steve Taneyhill*120919921995South Carolina
161Paxton Lynch*120520132015Memphis
162Dan Marino*120419791982Pittsburgh
Steve Slayden120419841987Duke
164Shane Matthews*120219901992Florida
165Shaun King*120119951998Tulane
166John Paye*119819831986Stanford
167G.J. Kinne*119520092011Tulsa
168Chuck Clements*119219931996Houston
Robert Griffin III*119220082011Baylor
170James Pinkney*118920032006East Carolina
171Seth Doege*118720092012Texas Tech
172Bo Wallace*118620122014Mississippi
173Brian Brohm*118520042007Louisville
174Tim Couch*118419961998Kentucky
Zac Dahman118420022005Army
176Keith Price*118320102013Washington
177Dave Ragone*118019992002Louisville
178Jeff Graham117519851988Long Beach State
John Parker Wilson*117520052008Alabama
180Tyler Tettleton*117420092013Ohio
181Ryan Cubit*117220012006Western Michigan
182Connor Cook*117020122015Michigan State
Jacory Harris*117020082011Miami (FL)
Danny Wuerffel*117019931996Florida
185Brett Favre*116919871990Southern Mississippi
David Garrard*116919982001East Carolina
Sefo Liufau116920132016Colorado
Dak Prescott*116920122015Mississippi State
189Marcus Mariota*116720122016Oregon
190Scott Mitchell116519871989Utah
191Tommy Hodson*116319861989Louisiana State
192Troy Taylor116219861989California
193Darian Durant*115920012004North Carolina
194Greg Zolman115619982001Vanderbilt
195Marquel Blackwell115520002002South Florida
196Ken Dorsey*115319992002Miami (FL)
197Josh Freeman*115120062008Kansas State
Kevin O'Connell115120042007San Diego State
Jack Trudeau*115119811985Illinois
200Jeff Smoker*115020002003Michigan State
201Matt Grothe*114820062009South Florida
Drew Olson*114820022005UCLA
203Jake Locker*114720072010Washington
204P.J. Walker*114620132016Temple
205Teddy Bridgewater*114220112013Louisville
Bart Hendricks*114219972000Boise State
Mike Teel*114220052008Rutgers
208Tino Sunseri*114120092012Pittsburgh
209Henry Burris113819931996Temple
210Isiah Williams*113620062009Illinois
Juice Williams*113620062009Illinois
212Logan Kilgore*113520102013Middle Tennessee State
213Marcus Crandell*113319931996East Carolina
214B.J. Daniels*113220082012South Florida
Danny O'Neil*113219911994Oregon
216Kirk Cousins*112820082011Michigan State
Scott Erney112819861989Rutgers
Joel Klatt*112820022005Colorado
Cleo Lemon112819972000Arkansas State
John Reaves*112819691971Florida
Drew Weatherford*112820042008Florida State
222Taylor Kelly*112520112014Arizona State
223Nate Davis*112420062008Ball State
224Joshua Cribbs112320012004Kent State
Bruce Gradkowski*112320022005Toledo
Kawaun Jakes*112320092012Western Kentucky
227Jeff Rowe*112220022006Nevada
228Randy Hertel112119771980Rice
229Jason Gesser*111819992002Washington State
Ed Luther111819761979San Jose State
231Chuck Hixson*111519681970Southern Methodist
Max Knake*111519921995Texas Christian
233Alex Espinoza111419821986Iowa State
234Garrett Grayson*111320112014Colorado State
Gary Schofield111319811983Wake Forest
236Jay Stoner111219972000Wyoming
237Chuck Long*111119811985Iowa
238Jimmy Clausen*111020072009Notre Dame
Rex Grossman*111020002002Florida
Chandler Harnish*111020082011Northern Illinois
241Mike Elkins110919851988Wake Forest
Jerrod Johnson*110920072010Texas A&M
243Jake Plummer*110719931996Arizona State
Chris Weinke*110719972000Florida State
245Taylor Potts*110620072010Texas Tech
246C.J. Bacher*110520052008Northwestern
247Bill Musgrave*110419871990Oregon
248Dominique Davis*110320102011East Carolina
Kevin Hogan*110320122015Stanford
Brandon Weeden*110320082011Oklahoma State

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