You Are Here > > > Single Season Total Touchdowns

Support us without the ads? Go Ad-Free!

Single Season Leaders and Records for Total Touchdowns

  • An asterisk (*) after a player's name indicates bowl stats are included.
  • Read more about our data coverage.

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.Cam Newton* 50 2010 Auburn
18.David Johnson* 49 2008 Tulsa
 Shaun King* 49 1998 Tulane
 Andre Ware 49 1989 Houston
21.Rakeem Cato 48 2014 Marshall
 Case Keenum* 48 2009 Houston
23.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
28.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
34.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
40.Tajh Boyd 44 2013 Clemson
 Jameis Winston 44 2013 Florida State
 Jordan Lynch* 44 2012 Northern Illinois
 Geno Smith* 44 2012 West Virginia
44.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
52.Tim Tebow* 42 2008 Florida
 Alex Smith* 42 2004 Utah
 Drew Brees* 42 1998 Purdue
55.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
66.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
80.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
98.Rakeem Cato 38 2012 Marshall
 Brett Hundley* 38 2012 UCLA
 Tajh Boyd* 38 2011 Clemson
 Tyler Tettleton* 38 2011 Ohio
 Brandon Weeden* 38 2011 Oklahoma State
 G.J. Kinne* 38 2010 Tulsa
 Jerrod Johnson* 38 2009 Texas A&M
 John Beck* 38 2006 Brigham Young
 Chase Holbrook 38 2006 New Mexico State
 Vince Young* 38 2005 Texas
 Matt Leinart* 38 2003 Southern California
 Troy Kopp 38 1991 Pacific
 Ty Detmer 38 1989 Brigham Young
 Doug Williams* 38 1977 Grambling State