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Career Leaders and Records for Passing Efficiency Rating

  • Minimum 700 pass attempts.
  • Passing Efficiency Rating; the formula is (8.4 * Yds + 330 * TD - 200 * Int + 100 * Cmp) / Att
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Since 1956

Rank Player Rate From To Last School
1.Sam Bradford* 175.62 2007 2009 Oklahoma
2.Marcus Mariota* 171.75 2012 2014 Oregon
3.Tim Tebow* 170.79 2006 2009 Florida
4.Kellen Moore* 168.98 2008 2011 Boise State
5.Ryan Dinwiddie* 168.89 2000 2003 Boise State
6.Colt Brennan* 167.65 2005 2007 Hawaii
7.Bryce Petty* 166.03 2011 2014 Baylor
8.Johnny Manziel* 164.05 2012 2013 Texas A&M
9.Danny Wuerffel 163.56 1993 1996 Florida
10.Jameis Winston* 163.28 2013 2014 Florida State
11.Andrew Luck* 162.76 2009 2011 Stanford
12.Ty Detmer 162.74 1988 1991 Brigham Young
13.A.J. McCarron* 162.54 2010 2013 Alabama
14.Omar Jacobs* 162.53 2003 2005 Bowling Green State
15.Steve Sarkisian 161.96 1995 1996 Brigham Young
16.David Fales* 161.72 2012 2013 San Jose State
17.Brandon Doughty* 161.04 2011 2015 Western Kentucky
18.Case Keenum* 160.60 2007 2011 Houston
19.Matt Johnson* 160.38 2012 2015 Bowling Green State
20.Matt Leinart* 159.51 2003 2005 Southern California
21.Robert Griffin III* 158.90 2008 2011 Baylor
22.Aaron Murray* 158.61 2010 2013 Georgia
23.Brian Brohm* 157.92 2004 2007 Louisville
24.Chad Pennington* 157.61 1997 1999 Marshall
25.Brandon Weeden* 157.60 2008 2011 Oklahoma State
26.Bruce Gradkowski* 157.38 2002 2005 Toledo
27.Teddy Bridgewater* 157.20 2011 2013 Louisville
28.Billy Blanton 157.06 1993 1996 San Diego State
29.Jim McMahon 156.91 1977 1981 Brigham Young
30.Cody Kessler* 156.37 2012 2015 Southern California
31.Connor Shaw* 155.94 2010 2013 South Carolina
32.John Dutton 155.32 1996 1997 Nevada
33.Tajh Boyd* 155.21 2010 2013 Clemson
34.Donovan McNabb 155.09 1995 1998 Syracuse
35.Colt McCoy* 155.01 2006 2009 Texas
36.Kevin Hogan* 154.56 2012 2015 Stanford
37.Graham Harrell* 154.34 2005 2008 Texas Tech
38.Tim Rattay 154.33 1997 1999 Louisiana Tech
39.Darron Thomas* 154.06 2008 2011 Oregon
40.Blake Bortles* 153.76 2011 2013 Central Florida
41.Geno Smith* 153.52 2009 2012 West Virginia
42.Daunte Culpepper 153.08 1996 1998 Central Florida
43.Derek Carr* 152.80 2009 2013 Fresno State
44.Josh Wallwork 152.71 1995 1996 Wyoming
45.Jason White* 152.70 1999 2004 Oklahoma
46.Baker Mayfield* 152.20 2013 2015 Oklahoma
47.Ben Roethlisberger* 151.29 2001 2003 Miami (OH)
48.Bryn Renner* 151.22 2010 2013 North Carolina
49.David Carr* 151.16 1997 2001 Fresno State
50.Chris Weinke 151.15 1997 2000 Florida State
51.Max Hall* 151.08 2007 2009 Brigham Young
52.Joe Germaine* 151.00 1996 1998 Ohio State
53.Byron Leftwich* 150.94 1998 2002 Marshall
54.Brett Hundley* 150.82 2012 2014 UCLA
55.Chuck Long* 150.53 1981 1985 Iowa
56.Gunner Kiel* 150.51 2014 2015 Cincinnati
57.E.J. Manuel* 150.43 2009 2012 Florida State
58.Ryan Mallett* 150.37 2007 2010 Arkansas
59.Zach Terrell* 150.35 2013 2015 Western Michigan
60.Steve Young 149.82 1981 1983 Brigham Young
61.Paul Smith* 149.42 2003 2007 Tulsa
62.Robbie Bosco 149.39 1983 1985 Brigham Young
63.Chase Daniel* 148.95 2005 2008 Missouri
64.Chuck Hartlieb* 148.85 1985 1988 Iowa
65.Matt Barkley* 148.74 2009 2012 Southern California
66.Mike Maxwell 148.48 1993 1995 Nevada
67.Trent Dilfer* 148.31 1991 1993 Fresno State
68.Patrick Mahomes 148.21 2014 2015 Texas Tech
69.Jason Campbell* 148.20 2001 2004 Auburn
70.Joe Hamilton 148.19 1996 1999 Georgia Tech
71.Elvis Grbac* 148.14 1989 1992 Michigan
72.JaMarcus Russell* 147.94 2004 2006 Louisiana State
73.Taylor Kelly* 147.69 2011 2014 Arizona State
74.John Walsh 147.60 1991 1994 Brigham Young
75.Ken Dorsey* 147.38 1999 2002 Miami (FL)
76.Pat White* 147.37 2005 2008 West Virginia
77.Russell Wilson* 147.16 2008 2011 Wisconsin
78.B.J. Symons* 147.14 2000 2003 Texas Tech
79.Nate Davis* 147.13 2006 2008 Ball State
80.Peyton Manning 147.11 1994 1997 Tennessee
81.Rex Grossman* 146.75 2000 2002 Florida
82.Zac Robinson* 146.59 2006 2009 Oklahoma State
83.Kirk Cousins* 146.08 2008 2011 Michigan State
84.Mike McCoy 146.05 1992 1994 Utah
85.Dak Prescott* 145.99 2012 2015 Mississippi State
86.Rakeem Cato* 145.81 2011 2014 Marshall
87.Rob Johnson* 145.61 1991 1994 Southern California
88.Chase Holbrook 145.57 2006 2008 New Mexico State
89.Garrett Grayson* 145.30 2011 2014 Colorado State
90.Kevin Kolb* 145.14 2003 2006 Houston
91.Chandler Harnish* 145.11 2008 2011 Northern Illinois
92.Todd Collins* 145.03 1991 1994 Michigan
93.Tyler Bray* 145.01 2010 2012 Tennessee
94.Jared Zabransky* 144.99 2003 2006 Boise State
95.Vince Young* 144.92 2003 2005 Texas
96.Seth Doege* 144.91 2009 2012 Texas Tech
97.G.J. Kinne* 144.85 2009 2011 Tulsa
98.Shane Carden* 144.59 2012 2014 East Carolina
99.Terrelle Pryor* 144.57 2008 2010 Ohio State
100.Luke Falk 144.37 2014 2015 Washington State
101.Brian Johnson* 144.22 2004 2008 Utah
102.Bryant Moniz* 144.19 2009 2011 Hawaii
103.Philip Rivers* 144.16 2000 2003 North Carolina State
104.Nick Arbuckle 144.15 2014 2015 Georgia State
105.Zach Collaros* 144.14 2008 2011 Cincinnati
106.Nick Florence* 144.11 2009 2012 Baylor
107.Nate Sudfeld 144.06 2012 2015 Indiana
108.Jared Goff 144.02 2013 2015 California
109.Tyler Wilson* 143.97 2008 2012 Arkansas
110.Brad Kaaya* 143.97 2014 2015 Miami (FL)
111.Todd Reesing* 143.96 2006 2009 Kansas
112.Shawn Moore 143.74 1987 1990 Virginia
113.George Godsey 143.64 1998 2001 Georgia Tech
114.Rudy Carpenter* 143.43 2005 2008 Arizona State
115.Andre Ware 143.43 1987 1989 Houston
116.Gifford Nielsen* 143.41 1975 1977 Brigham Young
117.Keith Price* 143.18 2010 2013 Washington
118.Trevone Boykin* 143.16 2012 2015 Texas Christian
119.Dan Lefevour* 142.92 2006 2009 Central Michigan
120.Moses Moreno 142.89 1994 1997 Colorado State
121.Terrance Owens* 142.88 2010 2013 Toledo
122.Bobby Hoying* 142.61 1992 1995 Ohio State
123.Ryan Schneider 142.58 2000 2003 Central Florida
124.Driphus Jackson* 142.49 2012 2015 Rice
125.Colin Kaepernick* 142.47 2007 2010 Nevada
126.Marvin Graves 142.37 1990 1993 Syracuse
127.Jordan Lynch* 142.09 2010 2013 Northern Illinois
128.Kyle Padron* 141.98 2009 2011 Southern Methodist
129.Thad Busby 141.92 1994 1997 Florida State
130.Marquise Williams* 141.85 2012 2015 North Carolina
131.Doug Gaynor 141.76 1984 1985 Long Beach State
132.Tyler Tettleton* 141.73 2009 2013 Ohio
133.Tim Couch 141.70 1996 1998 Kentucky
134.Ricky Stanzi* 141.62 2007 2010 Iowa
135.Landry Jones* 141.46 2009 2012 Oklahoma
136.Charlie Ward 141.43 1989 1993 Florida State
137.Cooper Rush* 141.38 2013 2015 Central Michigan
138.Steve Stenstrom* 141.38 1991 1994 Stanford
139.Ryan Leaf* 141.37 1995 1997 Washington State
140.John Beck* 141.29 2003 2006 Brigham Young
141.Herb Tyler 141.28 1995 1998 Louisiana State
142.Colby Cameron* 141.28 2009 2012 Louisiana Tech
143.Keith Smith 141.07 1996 1999 Arizona
144.Danny Kanell 141.05 1992 1995 Florida State
145.Marc Bulger* 140.91 1996 1999 West Virginia
146.John David Booty* 140.87 2003 2007 Southern California
147.Dave Barr* 140.86 1991 1994 California
148.Bo Wallace* 140.85 2012 2014 Mississippi
149.Tyler Palko* 140.80 2002 2006 Pittsburgh
150.Jerry Rhome 140.75 1961 1964 Tulsa
151.Everett Golson* 140.70 2012 2015 Florida State
152.Andy Dalton* 140.67 2007 2010 Texas Christian
153.Tom Ramsey* 140.63 1979 1982 UCLA
154.Matt Sherman 140.53 1994 1997 Iowa
155.Daryll Clark* 140.41 2006 2009 Penn State
156.Kevin Feterik 140.18 1996 1999 Brigham Young
157.Chris Leak* 140.14 2003 2006 Florida
158.Dan McGwire* 140.03 1986 1990 San Diego State
159.Bart Hendricks 139.92 1997 2000 Boise State
160.Andre Woodson* 139.90 2004 2007 Kentucky
161.Casey Clausen* 139.83 2000 2003 Tennessee
162.Connor Cook* 139.79 2012 2015 Michigan State
163.Bernie Kosar 139.78 1983 1984 Miami (FL)
164.Taylor Potts* 139.76 2007 2010 Texas Tech
165.Kellen Clemens* 139.40 2002 2005 Oregon
166.Chris Vargas 139.36 1992 1993 Nevada
167.John Elway 139.28 1979 1982 Stanford
168.Brett Smith* 139.26 2011 2013 Wyoming
169.Ryan Aplin* 138.99 2009 2012 Arkansas State
170.Alex Carder* 138.90 2009 2012 Western Michigan
171.Cade McNown* 138.87 1995 1998 UCLA
172.Drew Stanton* 138.73 2003 2006 Michigan State
173.Levi Brown* 138.71 2008 2009 Troy
174.Denard Robinson* 138.65 2009 2012 Michigan
175.Josh Haldi* 138.63 2001 2004 Northern Illinois
 Joshua Haldi* 138.63 2001 2004 Northern Illinois
177.Asad Abdul-Khaliq* 138.53 2000 2003 Minnesota
178.Charlie Frye 138.46 2001 2004 Akron
179.Chris Simms* 138.37 1999 2002 Texas
180.Davis Webb* 138.37 2013 2015 Texas Tech
181.Matt Schaub* 138.35 2000 2003 Virginia
182.Bryan Cupito* 138.34 2002 2006 Minnesota
183.Devin Gardner* 138.30 2010 2014 Michigan
184.David Greene* 138.26 2001 2004 Georgia
185.Sam Keller* 138.26 2003 2007 Nebraska
186.David Klingler 138.18 1988 1991 Houston
187.Nick Foles* 138.09 2007 2011 Arizona
188.Scott Milanovich 137.98 1992 1995 Maryland
189.Mike Bercovici* 137.91 2011 2015 Arizona State
190.Chase Clement* 137.90 2005 2008 Rice
191.Tino Sunseri* 137.88 2009 2012 Pittsburgh
192.Rod Rutherford* 137.86 2000 2003 Pittsburgh
193.Craig Erickson 137.83 1987 1990 Miami (FL)
194.Stephen Morris* 137.80 2010 2013 Miami (FL)
195.Eli Manning* 137.66 2000 2003 Mississippi
196.Shane Matthews 137.63 1990 1992 Florida
197.Tyrod Taylor* 137.53 2007 2010 Virginia Tech
198.Wes Counts 137.47 1999 2001 Middle Tennessee State
199.Tim Hiller* 137.40 2005 2009 Western Michigan
200.Randall Cunningham* 137.34 1982 1984 Nevada-Las Vegas
201.Jimmy Clausen* 137.25 2007 2009 Notre Dame
202.Marc Wilson 137.23 1977 1979 Brigham Young
203.Drew Tate* 137.14 2003 2006 Iowa
204.Eric Zeier 137.09 1991 1994 Georgia
205.Paxton Lynch* 137.03 2013 2015 Memphis
206.Anu Solomon* 136.94 2014 2015 Arizona
207.Riley Skinner* 136.92 2006 2009 Wake Forest
208.Fredi Knighten* 136.90 2012 2015 Arkansas State
209.Mike Bobo 136.78 1994 1997 Georgia
210.Darian Durant* 136.73 2001 2004 North Carolina
211.James Franklin* 136.70 2010 2013 Missouri
212.Sonny Cumbie* 136.60 2002 2004 Texas Tech
213.Major Applewhite* 136.59 1998 2001 Texas
214.Kerwin Bell 136.51 1984 1987 Florida
215.Kordell Stewart 136.47 1991 1994 Colorado
216.Taylor Martinez* 136.33 2010 2013 Nebraska
217.Tommy Hodson 136.32 1986 1989 Louisiana State
218.Jordan Palmer* 136.26 2003 2006 Texas-El Paso
219.Corey Robinson* 136.17 2010 2013 Troy
220.Doug Johnson 136.07 1996 1999 Florida
221.Brian Lindgren 136.04 2001 2003 Idaho
222.Bryan Randall* 136.02 2001 2004 Virginia Tech
223.Darrell Hackney* 135.85 2002 2005 Alabama-Birmingham
224.Sean Mannion* 135.76 2011 2014 Oregon State
225.Chuckie Keeton* 135.73 2011 2015 Utah State
226.Ron Powlus 135.62 1994 1997 Notre Dame
227.Matt Jones* 135.61 2001 2004 Arkansas
228.Jeff Smoker* 135.53 2000 2003 Michigan State
229.John Welsh 135.45 1998 2001 Idaho
230.Austin Davis* 135.42 2008 2011 Southern Mississippi
231.Billy Volek 135.38 1996 1999 Fresno State
232.Mike Teel* 135.37 2005 2008 Rutgers
233.Scott Mitchell 135.20 1987 1989 Utah
234.Josh Heupel* 135.14 1999 2000 Oklahoma
235.Chris Rix* 135.09 2001 2004 Florida State
236.Cullen Harper* 135.04 2005 2008 Clemson
237.Jacory Harris* 134.99 2008 2011 Miami (FL)
238.Cody Fajardo* 134.97 2011 2014 Nevada
239.Ryan Clement* 134.96 1994 1997 Miami (FL)
240.Pat Barnes* 134.90 1993 1996 California
241.Troy Kopp 134.85 1989 1992 Pacific
242.Erik Ainge* 134.83 2004 2007 Tennessee
243.Dave Ragone* 134.79 1999 2002 Louisville
244.Brandon Allen* 134.75 2012 2015 Arkansas
245.Keith Wenning* 134.74 2010 2013 Ball State
246.David Neill 134.72 1998 2001 Nevada
247.Willie Tuitama* 134.70 2005 2008 Arizona
248.Jason Gesser* 134.68 1999 2002 Washington State
249.Chris Redman 134.58 1996 1999 Louisville
250.Josh Betts* 134.51 2002 2005 Miami (OH)