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Single Season Leaders and Records for Total Touchdowns

  • Total Touchdowns (Passing and Rushing Touchdowns)
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Since 1956

Rank Player TD Season School
1.Colt Brennan* 63 2006 Hawaii
2.Paul Smith* 60 2007 Tulsa
3.Marcus Mariota* 57 2014 Oregon
 B.J. Symons* 57 2003 Texas Tech
5.Chase Clement* 56 2008 Rice
6.Sam Bradford* 55 2008 Oklahoma
 Tim Tebow* 55 2007 Florida
 David Klingler 55 1990 Houston
9.Jim McMahon 53 1980 Brigham Young
10.Derek Carr* 52 2013 Fresno State
 Graham Harrell* 52 2007 Texas Tech
12.Brandon Doughty* 51 2014 Western Kentucky
 Case Keenum* 51 2011 Houston
 Graham Harrell* 51 2008 Texas Tech
 Case Keenum* 51 2008 Houston
 David Carr* 51 2001 Fresno State
17.Matt Johnson 50 2015 Bowling Green State
 Cam Newton* 50 2010 Auburn
19.Brandon Doughty 49 2015 Western Kentucky
 David Johnson* 49 2008 Tulsa
 Shaun King* 49 1998 Tulane
 Andre Ware 49 1989 Houston
23.Rakeem Cato* 48 2014 Marshall
 Case Keenum* 48 2009 Houston
25.Deshaun Watson 47 2015 Clemson
 Jordan Lynch* 47 2013 Northern Illinois
 Johnny Manziel* 47 2012 Texas A&M
 Robert Griffin III* 47 2011 Baylor
 Kliff Kingsbury* 47 2002 Texas Tech
 Tim Rattay 47 1998 Louisiana Tech
31.Patrick Mahomes 46 2015 Texas Tech
 Johnny Manziel* 46 2013 Texas A&M
 Bryce Petty* 46 2013 Baylor
 Tajh Boyd* 46 2012 Clemson
 Dominique Davis* 46 2010 East Carolina
 Colt Brennan* 46 2007 Hawaii
 Dan Lefevour* 46 2007 Central Michigan
38.J.T. Barrett* 45 2014 Ohio State
 Rakeem Cato* 45 2013 Marshall
 Colt McCoy* 45 2008 Texas
 Omar Jacobs* 45 2004 Bowling Green State
 Ty Detmer 45 1990 Brigham Young
 Dennis Shaw 45 1969 San Diego State
44.Tajh Boyd* 44 2013 Clemson
 Jameis Winston* 44 2013 Florida State
 Jordan Lynch* 44 2012 Northern Illinois
 Geno Smith* 44 2012 West Virginia
48.Jared Goff 43 2015 California
 Baker Mayfield 43 2015 Oklahoma
 Shane Carden* 43 2013 East Carolina
 Nick Florence* 43 2012 Baylor
 Kellen Moore* 43 2011 Boise State
 Bryant Moniz* 43 2010 Hawaii
 Dan Lefevour* 43 2009 Central Michigan
 Andre Woodson* 43 2007 Kentucky
 Ryan Dinwiddie* 43 2003 Boise State
 Chad Pennington* 43 1997 Marshall
58.Tim Tebow* 42 2008 Florida
 Alex Smith* 42 2004 Utah
 Drew Brees* 42 1998 Purdue
61.Luke Falk 41 2015 Washington State
 Chad Kelly 41 2015 Mississippi
 Nick Mullens 41 2015 Southern Mississippi
 Trevone Boykin* 41 2014 Texas Christian
 Cody Kessler* 41 2014 Southern California
 Dak Prescott* 41 2014 Mississippi State
 Seth Doege* 41 2012 Texas Tech
 Matt Barkley 41 2011 Southern California
 Colin Kaepernick* 41 2010 Nevada
 Jason White* 41 2003 Oklahoma
 Brandon Doman 41 2001 Brigham Young
 Bart Hendricks 41 2000 Boise State
 Danny Wuerffel 41 1996 Florida
 Steve Young 41 1983 Brigham Young
75.Trevone Boykin 40 2015 Texas Christian
 Marcus Mariota* 40 2013 Oregon
 Keith Wenning* 40 2013 Ball State
 Collin Klein* 40 2011 Kansas State
 Kellen Moore* 40 2009 Boise State
 Chase Daniel* 40 2008 Missouri
 Graham Harrell* 40 2006 Texas Tech
 Timmy Chang* 40 2004 Hawaii
 Josh Harris* 40 2003 Bowling Green State
 Ben Roethlisberger* 40 2003 Miami (OH)
 Byron Leftwich 40 2001 Marshall
 Daunte Culpepper 40 1998 Central Florida
 Tim Couch 40 1997 Kentucky
 Ryan Leaf* 40 1997 Washington State
 Jerry Rhome 40 1964 Tulsa
90.Dak Prescott 39 2015 Mississippi State
 Keenan Reynolds* 39 2013 Navy
 Collin Klein* 39 2012 Kansas State
 Aaron Murray* 39 2012 Georgia
 Chandler Harnish* 39 2011 Northern Illinois
 Andrew Luck* 39 2011 Stanford
 Russell Wilson* 39 2011 Wisconsin
 Landry Jones* 39 2010 Oklahoma
 Max Hall* 39 2008 Brigham Young
 Colin Kaepernick* 39 2008 Nevada
 Brady Quinn* 39 2006 Notre Dame
 Ell Roberson* 39 2003 Kansas State
 Rod Rutherford* 39 2003 Pittsburgh
 Josh Harris 39 2002 Bowling Green State
 Rex Grossman 39 2001 Florida
 Chad Pennington 39 1999 Marshall
 Peyton Manning 39 1997 Tennessee
 Ty Detmer 39 1991 Brigham Young
 Dan Marino* 39 1981 Pittsburgh