1969 Leaders

Pass Completions
1. John ReavesFlorida 222
2. Gordon Slade* • Davidson 220
3. Chuck HixsonSouthern Methodist 217
4. Dennis ShawSan Diego State 199
5. Jim PlunkettStanford 197
6. Lynn DickeyKansas State 196
7. Steve RamseyNorth Texas 195
8. Bill CapplemanFlorida State 183
9. Charlie RichardsRichmond 175
10. Mike PhippsPurdue 169
11. Scott HunterAlabama 157
12. Archie ManningMississippi 154
13. Rich PolicastroRutgers 149
14. Vern WiremanBowling Green State 147
15. Leo HartDuke 145
16. Steve JudyTexas Christian 144
17. Rick ArringtonTulsa 141
18. Tommy PharrMississippi State 140
19. Jim FriedlPittsburgh 128
20. Gary BaxterAir Force 127
Pass Attempts
1. Steve RamseyNorth Texas 414
2. John ReavesFlorida 396
3. Lynn DickeyKansas State 372
4. Chuck HixsonSouthern Methodist 362
5. Gordon Slade* • Davidson 359
6. Charlie RichardsRichmond 356
7. Bill CapplemanFlorida State 344
8. Jim PlunkettStanford 336
9. Dennis ShawSan Diego State 335
10. Mike PhippsPurdue 321
11. Mike McNallenNavy 304
12. Ivan LippiSan Jose State 301
13. Rick ArringtonTulsa 288
14. Bill CraigoTexas-El Paso 285
15. Steve JudyTexas Christian 283
16. Vern WiremanBowling Green State 281
17. Bob CutburthOklahoma State 275
18. Gary BaxterAir Force 273
19. Leo HartDuke 268
20. Scott HunterAlabama 266
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Gordon Slade* • Davidson 61.3
2. Chuck HixsonSouthern Methodist 59.9
3. Dennis ShawSan Diego State 59.4
4. Scott HunterAlabama 59.0
5. Jim PlunkettStanford 58.6
6. Archie ManningMississippi 58.1
7. Rich PolicastroRutgers 57.8
8. Tom BlanchardOregon 57.6
9. Shawn McKinneyLong Beach State 57.5
10. Jerry Tagge* • Nebraska 56.6
11. Joe TheismannNotre Dame 56.2
12. John ReavesFlorida 56.1
13. Scott MacBeanPrinceton 55.7
14. Mike HillmanLouisiana State 55.7
15. Tommy Suggs* • South Carolina 55.6
16. Dennis DummitUCLA 54.8
17. Tommy PharrMississippi State 54.3
18. Leo HartDuke 54.1
19. Jim BengalaMiami (OH) 54.0
20. Bill MontgomeryArkansas 53.8
Passing Yards
1. Dennis ShawSan Diego State 3185
2. John ReavesFlorida 2896
3. Steve RamseyNorth Texas 2828
4. Jim PlunkettStanford 2673
5. Gordon Slade* • Davidson 2564
6. Charlie RichardsRichmond 2556
7. Mike PhippsPurdue 2527
8. Lynn DickeyKansas State 2476
9. Bill CapplemanFlorida State 2467
10. Chuck HixsonSouthern Methodist 2313
11. Scott HunterAlabama 2188
12. Dennis DummitUCLA 1963
Terry McMillanMissouri 1963
14. Gary BaxterAir Force 1783
15. Archie ManningMississippi 1762
16. Rich PolicastroRutgers 1690
17. Pat SullivanAuburn 1686
18. Larry LawrenceIowa 1680
19. Steve JudyTexas Christian 1677
20. Kelly CochraneMiami (FL) 1673
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Dennis ShawSan Diego State 9.5
2. Dennis DummitUCLA 9.4
3. Shawn McKinneyLong Beach State 8.6
4. Gary MullinsHouston 8.6
5. Terry McMillanMissouri 8.4
6. Scott HunterAlabama 8.2
7. Tom BlanchardOregon 8.1
8. Joe TheismannNotre Dame 8.0
9. Jim PlunkettStanford 8.0
10. Mike PhippsPurdue 7.9
11. Mickey AckleyPacific 7.8
12. Bill MontgomeryArkansas 7.7
13. Jack MildrenOklahoma 7.7
14. Chuck EaleyToledo 7.6
15. Rex KernOhio State 7.4
16. John ReavesFlorida 7.3
17. Ron HudsonFresno State 7.3
18. Joe SpagnolaArizona State 7.3
19. Scott MacBeanPrinceton 7.2
20. Charlie RichardsRichmond 7.2
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Dennis DummitUCLA 8.7
2. Gary MullinsHouston 8.6
3. Dennis ShawSan Diego State 8.3
4. Tom BlanchardOregon 7.7
5. Scott HunterAlabama 7.5
6. Terry McMillanMissouri 7.5
7. Shawn McKinneyLong Beach State 7.3
8. Jim PlunkettStanford 7.1
9. Chuck EaleyToledo 7.1
10. Bill MontgomeryArkansas 6.9
11. Mike PhippsPurdue 6.8
12. Gordon Slade* • Davidson 6.8
13. Joe SpagnolaArizona State 6.7
14. Rich PolicastroRutgers 6.6
15. Scott MacBeanPrinceton 6.5
16. Charlie RichardsRichmond 6.5
17. John ReavesFlorida 6.4
18. Bobby ScottTennessee 6.2
19. Ted ShoebridgeMarshall 6.1
20. Tony PassanderCitadel 6.0
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Dennis ShawSan Diego State 162.2
2. Dennis DummitUCLA 148.3
3. Gary MullinsHouston 141.1
4. Tom BlanchardOregon 139.5
5. Gordon Slade* • Davidson 136.5
6. Jim PlunkettStanford 136.2
7. Scott HunterAlabama 133.3
8. Shawn McKinneyLong Beach State 132.2
9. Mike PhippsPurdue 131.2
10. Terry McMillanMissouri 130.2
11. Chuck EaleyToledo 129.7
12. Joe TheismannNotre Dame 128.9
13. John ReavesFlorida 127.9
14. Bill MontgomeryArkansas 127.6
15. Frank HarrisBoston College 126.7
16. Rich PolicastroRutgers 126.0
17. Scott MacBeanPrinceton 124.4
18. Charlie RichardsRichmond 120.5
19. Mike HillmanLouisiana State 120.1
20. Rex KernOhio State 119.9
Rushing Yards
1. Leon BurnsLong Beach State 1659
2. Steve OwensOklahoma 1523
3. Ed MarinaroCornell 1409
4. Clarence Davis* • Southern California 1357
5. Joe MooreMissouri 1312
6. Jim StrongHouston 1293
7. John IsenbargerIndiana 1217
8. Po JamesNew Mexico State 1182
9. Bob Gresham* • West Virginia 1155
10. Don McCauleyNorth Carolina 1092
11. Duane ThomasWest Texas A&M 1072
12. Lee BouggessLouisville 1064
13. Jim OtisOhio State 1027
14. Don NottinghamKent State 990
15. Lynn MooreArmy 983
16. Warren Muir* • South Carolina 969
17. Ray YaugerClemson 968
18. Bob AndersonColorado 967
19. Terry SmootVirginia Tech 940
20. Don HighsmithMichigan State 937
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Billy WalikVillanova 8.9
2. Jim BertelsenTexas 7.1
3. Bob DuncanCitadel 6.9
4. Jim StrongHouston 6.8
5. Ed Williams* • West Virginia 6.7
6. Mickey KerinsVillanova 6.6
7. Dave BuchananArizona State 6.3
8. Mickey CuretonUCLA 6.3
9. Billy Taylor* • Michigan 6.1
10. Paul GowenMemphis 6.1
11. John ShortDartmouth 6.1
12. Randy JacksonWichita State 6.0
13. Leon MasonNorth Carolina State 6.0
14. Bill GattiLouisville 6.0
15. Tony HarrisToledo 5.8
16. Roy BellOklahoma 5.8
17. Levi MitchellIowa 5.7
18. Bob Gresham* • West Virginia 5.6
19. Franco HarrisPenn State 5.6
20. Curt WatsonTennessee 5.5
Receiving Yards
1. Jerry HendrenIdaho 1452
2. Carlos AlvarezFlorida 1329
3. Elmo WrightHouston 1275
4. Tim DelaneySan Diego State 1259
5. Barry MooreNorth Texas 1130
6. Walker GilletteRichmond 1090
7. Mike Kelly* • Davidson 965
8. Tom ReynoldsSan Diego State 885
9. Ronnie ShanklinNorth Texas 874
10. Todd SnyderOhio 835
11. George Hannen* • Davidson 823
12. Calvin DemeryArizona State 816
13. Bobby MooreOregon 786
14. Bob ZimpferBowling Green State 785
15. David BaileyAlabama 781
16. Billy MikelSouthern Mississippi 774
17. David SmithMississippi State 756
18. Sammy MilnerMississippi State 745
19. Tom GatewoodNotre Dame 743
20. Charlie WatersClemson 738
Kerry ReardonIowa 738
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Mel GrayMissouri 27.1
2. Roland MerrittMaryland 26.3
3. Bob MilliganYale 24.9
4. Frank ForemanMichigan State 24.4
5. Stan BrownPurdue 22.7
6. Maxie LeBlancTulane 22.1
7. Al BarnesNew Mexico State 21.8
8. Al BakerToledo 20.7
9. John StewartNew Mexico 20.6
10. Bill MillerBrigham Young 20.5
11. Elmo WrightHouston 20.2
12. Charlie CollinsKansas State 20.1
13. Randy VatahaStanford 19.7
14. Sam Dickerson* • Southern California 19.7
15. Dennis BlevinsMarshall 19.6
16. Gwen CooperUCLA 19.3
17. Bill ParksLong Beach State 19.3
18. Walker GilletteRichmond 19.1
19. Frank BlackwellMemphis 19.1
20. Denny JacksonCincinnati 19.0
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Steve OwensOklahoma 362
2. Leon BurnsLong Beach State 360
3. Clarence Davis* • Southern California 300
4. Ed MarinaroCornell 283
5. Lee BouggessLouisville 272
6. Joe MooreMissouri 267
7. Po JamesNew Mexico State 265
8. Terry SmootVirginia Tech 264
9. Josh AshtonTulsa 253
10. John IsenbargerIndiana 246
11. Ray YaugerClemson 244
12. Gary HelmanVirginia 238
13. Warren Muir* • South Carolina 236
14. Jeff Kinney* • Nebraska 235
15. Kip JacksonBrigham Young 234
16. Don NottinghamKent State 233
17. Jim OtisOhio State 230
18. Dom FischerColgate 229
19. Alan ThompsonWisconsin 223
20. Bob AndersonColorado 221
Bob Gresham* • West Virginia 221
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Leon BurnsLong Beach State 1808
2. Steve OwensOklahoma 1555
3. Ed MarinaroCornell 1461
4. Jerry HendrenIdaho 1452
5. Joe MooreMissouri 1389
6. Jim StrongHouston 1385
7. Clarence Davis* • Southern California 1377
8. John IsenbargerIndiana 1364
9. Don McCauleyNorth Carolina 1330
10. Carlos AlvarezFlorida 1329
11. Elmo WrightHouston 1303
12. Bob Gresham* • West Virginia 1302
13. Tim DelaneySan Diego State 1259
14. Po JamesNew Mexico State 1249
15. Mack HerronKansas State 1220
16. Warren Muir* • South Carolina 1155
17. Barry MooreNorth Texas 1130
18. Duane ThomasWest Texas A&M 1111
19. Terry SmootVirginia Tech 1101
20. Ray YaugerClemson 1098
Total Yards
1. Dennis ShawSan Diego State 3197
2. John ReavesFlorida 2852
3. Jim PlunkettStanford 2786
4. Mike PhippsPurdue 2745
5. Charlie RichardsRichmond 2665
6. Steve RamseyNorth Texas 2637
7. Gordon Slade* • Davidson 2554
8. Lynn DickeyKansas State 2356
9. Archie ManningMississippi 2264
10. Chuck HixsonSouthern Methodist 2202
11. Scott HunterAlabama 2157
Terry McMillanMissouri 2157
13. Bill CapplemanFlorida State 2135
14. Larry LawrenceIowa 2086
15. Steve JudyTexas Christian 2019
16. Dennis DummitUCLA 1992
17. Joe TheismannNotre Dame 1909
18. Gary BaxterAir Force 1892
19. Pat SullivanAuburn 1891
20. Don Moorhead* • Michigan 1886
Total Yards Per Play
1. Dennis ShawSan Diego State 8.2
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