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
26Cooper Rush*159820132016Central Michigan
27Adam Weber*159420072010Minnesota
28Brett Basanez*158420022005Northwestern
Colt Brennan*158420052007Hawaii
30Shane Carden*157920122014East Carolina
31Kolton Browning*157720102013Louisiana-Monroe
32Carson Palmer*156919982002Southern California
33Jared Goff*156820132015California
34Dan Orlovsky*156720012004Connecticut
35Chase Holbrook156620062008New Mexico State
36Kevin Kolb*156520032006Houston
37Matt Barkley*156220092012Southern California
38Gino Guidugli*155620012004Cincinnati
39Tim Rattay155219971999Louisiana Tech
40Garrett Gilbert*154820092013Southern Methodist
41Dane Evans*153920132016Tulsa
42Ty Detmer*153019881991Brigham Young
43Austin Davis*152720082011Southern Mississippi
44Derek Anderson*151520012004Oregon State
45Jared Lorenzen151420002003Kentucky
46Thaddeus Lewis151020062009Duke
47Tim Lester150719961999Western Michigan
48Nick Mullens*150620132016Southern Mississippi
49Tyler Sheehan*149420062009Bowling Green State
50Brandon Doughty*149120112015Western Kentucky
51Russell Wilson*148920082011Wisconsin
52Todd Santos*148419841987San Diego State
53Erik Wilhelm148019851988Oregon State
54Aaron Murray*147820102013Georgia
55Steven Jyles147320022005Louisiana-Monroe
56Luke Falk*146920142016Washington State
Danny Wimprine*146920012004Memphis
58Geno Smith*146520092012West Virginia
59Alex Van Pelt*146319891992Pittsburgh
60Todd Reesing*146120062009Kansas
61Chris Leak*145820032006Florida
62Brad Smith*145420022005Missouri
63Alex Brink145120042007Washington State
Tanner Price*145120102013Wake Forest
65Byron Leftwich*144219982002Marshall
66Walter Church144119962000Eastern Michigan
67David Greene*144020012004Georgia
68Charlie Frye143620012004Akron
69Jeremy Leach143219881991New Mexico
70Nathan Enderle*142720072010Idaho
Brian McClure*142719821985Bowling Green State
Jordan Palmer*142720032006Texas-El Paso
73John Beck*141820032006Brigham Young
74Andrew Walter*141620012004Arizona State
75Bret Meyer*141420042007Iowa State
76Ryan Aplin*141020092012Arkansas State
77P.J. Walker*140920132016Temple
78Paul Pinegar*140520022005Fresno State
79Nick Foles*140420072011Arizona
80Tajh Boyd*140220102013Clemson
Eric Zeier*140219911994Georgia
82Pete Thomas140020102014Louisiana-Monroe
83Ryan Griffin139620092012Tulane
84Sean Renfree*138920092012Duke
85Chase Clement*138720052008Rice
Chad Henne*138720042007Michigan
87Jason McKinley138519972000Houston
88Sefo Liufau138320132016Colorado
89Max Hall*138220072009Brigham Young
90Peyton Manning*138119941997Tennessee
91Casey Bramlet137820002003Wyoming
92David Neill137619982001Nevada
93Ben Bennett137519801983Duke
94Troy Kopp137419891992Pacific
95Cody Pickett*137319992003Washington
96Brad Tayles137019891992Western Michigan
97Spence Fischer*136919921995Duke
98Charlie Whitehurst*136820022005Clemson
99Davis Webb*136720132016California
100Reggie Ball*136320032006Georgia Tech
Eli Manning*136320002003Mississippi
102Rusty Smith*136120062009Florida Atlantic
103Joe Licata*135920122015Buffalo
Zach Terrell*135920132016Western Michigan
105Trevone Boykin*135520122015Texas Christian
Patrick Ramsey*135519982001Tulane
107Ryan Schneider135420002003Central Florida
108Steve Stenstrom*135219911994Stanford
109Todd Ellis*135019861989South Carolina
110Patrick Mahomes*134920142016Texas Tech
Riley Skinner*134920062009Wake Forest
112Cody Fajardo*134820112014Nevada
113Ryan Radcliff*134720092012Central Michigan
Matt Ryan*134720042007Boston College
115Kyle Orton*133620012004Purdue
T.J. Rubley*133619871991Tulsa
Kevin Sweeney*133619821986Fresno State
118Chad Pennington*133419971999Marshall
119John Navarre*132720002003Michigan
120Drew Willy*132220052008Buffalo
121Jason Martin132019931996Louisiana Tech
122Andy Dalton*131720072010Texas Christian
123Spencer Keith*131620092012Kent State
124Ryan Nassib*131220092012Syracuse
125Rudy Carpenter*130920052008Arizona State
Mark Herrmann*130919771980Purdue
127Doug Flutie*130819811984Boston College
128Ben Roethlisberger*130420012003Miami (OH)
129Kyle Boller130119992002California
130Paul Smith*129220032007Tulsa
131Andre Woodson*127820042007Kentucky
132T.J. Yates*127720072010North Carolina
133Willie Tuitama*127620052008Arizona
134Glenn Foley*127519901993Boston College
135Colin Kaepernick*127120072010Nevada
Bryant Moniz*127120092011Hawaii
137Casey Clausen*127020002003Tennessee
Jose Fuentes127019992002Utah State
139Tyler Jones126120132016Texas State
Cody Kessler*126120122015Southern California
David Klingler*126119881991Houston
Jonathan Smith*126119982001Oregon State
143Cody Hawkins*125320072010Colorado
144Cade McNown*125019951998UCLA
145Logan Thomas*124820102013Virginia Tech
146Jake Delhomme124619931996Louisiana-Lafayette
John Elway124619791982Stanford
Darrell Hackney*124620022005Alabama-Birmingham
149Matt Leinart*124520032005Southern California
Gary Nova*124520112014Rutgers
151Jamie Barnette*124319961999North Carolina State
152Jay Cutler124220022005Vanderbilt
Chase Rettig*124220102013Boston College
154Brett Hundley*124120122014UCLA
155Stoney Case123719911994New Mexico
156Christian Hackenberg*123520132015Penn State
157Nathan Scheelhaase*123120102013Illinois
Stan White*123119901993Auburn
159Brian Kuklick123019941998Wake Forest
160Kurt Kittner*122919982001Illinois
161Matt Schilz*122520102013Bowling Green State
162Ryan Hart*121720022005Rutgers
Shawn Jones*121719891992Georgia Tech
164Alex Carder*121520092012Western Michigan
165Brett Smith*121220112013Wyoming
166Erik Ainge*121020042007Tennessee
167Steve Taneyhill*120919921995South Carolina
168Paxton Lynch*120520132015Memphis
169Dan Marino*120419791982Pittsburgh
Steve Slayden120419841987Duke
171Shane Matthews*120219901992Florida
172Shaun King*120119951998Tulane
173John Paye*119819831986Stanford
174G.J. Kinne*119520092011Tulsa
175Chuck Clements*119219931996Houston
Robert Griffin III*119220082011Baylor
177James Pinkney*118920032006East Carolina
178Seth Doege*118720092012Texas Tech
179Bo Wallace*118620122014Mississippi
180Brian Brohm*118520042007Louisville
181Tim Couch*118419961998Kentucky
Zac Dahman118420022005Army
183Keith Price*118320102013Washington
184Dave Ragone*118019992002Louisville
185Jeff Graham117519851988Long Beach State
John Parker Wilson*117520052008Alabama
187Tyler Tettleton*117420092013Ohio
188Tommy Armstrong Jr*117220132016Nebraska
Ryan Cubit*117220012006Western Michigan
190Connor Cook*117020122015Michigan State
Jacory Harris*117020082011Miami (FL)
Danny Wuerffel*117019931996Florida
193Brett Favre*116919871990Southern Mississippi
David Garrard*116919982001East Carolina
Dak Prescott*116920122015Mississippi State
196Marcus Mariota*116720122016Oregon
197Scott Mitchell116519871989Utah
198Tommy Hodson*116319861989Louisiana State
199Troy Taylor116219861989California
200Darian Durant*115920012004North Carolina
201Greg Zolman115619982001Vanderbilt
202Marquel Blackwell115520002002South Florida
203Brad Kaaya*115420142016Miami (FL)
204Ken Dorsey*115319992002Miami (FL)
Matt Linehan115320142016Idaho
206Josh Freeman*115120062008Kansas State
Kevin O'Connell115120042007San Diego State
Jack Trudeau*115119811985Illinois
209Jeff Smoker*115020002003Michigan State
210Matt Grothe*114820062009South Florida
Drew Olson*114820022005UCLA
212Jake Locker*114720072010Washington
213Teddy Bridgewater*114220112013Louisville
Bart Hendricks*114219972000Boise State
Mike Teel*114220052008Rutgers
216Tino Sunseri*114120092012Pittsburgh
217Henry Burris113819931996Temple
218Isiah Williams*113620062009Illinois
Juice Williams*113620062009Illinois
220Logan Kilgore*113520102013Middle Tennessee State
221Marcus Crandell*113319931996East Carolina
222B.J. Daniels*113220082012South Florida
Danny O'Neil*113219911994Oregon
224Kirk Cousins*112820082011Michigan State
Scott Erney112819861989Rutgers
Joel Klatt*112820022005Colorado
Cleo Lemon112819972000Arkansas State
John Reaves*112819691971Florida
Drew Weatherford*112820042008Florida State
230Taylor Kelly*112520112014Arizona State
231Nate Davis*112420062008Ball State
232Joshua Cribbs112320012004Kent State
Bruce Gradkowski*112320022005Toledo
Kawaun Jakes*112320092012Western Kentucky
235Jeff Rowe*112220022006Nevada
236Randy Hertel112119771980Rice
237Jason Gesser*111819992002Washington State
Ed Luther111819761979San Jose State
239Chuck Hixson*111519681970Southern Methodist
Max Knake*111519921995Texas Christian
Deshaun Watson*111520142016Clemson
242Alex Espinoza111419821986Iowa State
243Garrett Grayson*111320112014Colorado State
Gary Schofield111319811983Wake Forest
245Jay Stoner111219972000Wyoming
246Chuck Long*111119811985Iowa
247Jimmy Clausen*111020072009Notre Dame
Rex Grossman*111020002002Florida
Chandler Harnish*111020082011Northern Illinois
250Mike Elkins110919851988Wake Forest
Jerrod Johnson*110920072010Texas A&M

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