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2009 Passing Stats

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National Champion: Alabama (AP, BCS, FWAA, NFF, USA)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Mark Ingram (Alabama)
Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award: Gary Patterson (Texas Christian)

AP Preseason #1: Florida ▪ AP Final #1: Alabama

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120 Players

Passing Rushing
Rk Player School Conf Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate Att Yds Avg TD
1 Kyle Padron* Southern Methodist CUSA 135 201 67.2 1922 9.6 9.7 10 4 159.9 51 42 0.8 2
2 Tyrod Taylor* Virginia Tech ACC 136 243 56.0 2311 9.5 9.7 13 5 149.4 106 370 3.5 5
3 Nathan Enderle* Idaho WAC 192 312 61.5 2906 9.3 9.4 22 9 157.3 41 -55 -1.3 0
4 Tim Tebow* Florida SEC 213 314 67.8 2895 9.2 9.8 21 5 164.2 217 910 4.2 14
5 Ryan Mallett* Arkansas SEC 225 403 55.8 3624 9.0 9.7 30 7 152.5 58 -29 -0.5 2
6 Andrew Luck* Stanford Pac-10 162 288 56.3 2575 8.9 9.2 13 4 143.5 61 354 5.8 2
7 Jimmy Clausen Notre Dame Ind 289 425 68.0 3722 8.8 9.7 28 4 161.4 59 -95 -1.6 3
8 Max Hall* Brigham Young MWC 275 409 67.2 3560 8.7 8.8 33 14 160.1 72 75 1.0 2
9 B.J. Daniels* South Florida Big East 122 227 53.7 1983 8.7 8.2 14 9 139.5 175 772 4.4 9
10 Andy Dalton* Texas Christian MWC 199 323 61.6 2756 8.5 8.8 23 8 151.8 116 512 4.4 3
11 Joe Webb Alabama-Birmingham CUSA 162 271 59.8 2299 8.5 8.7 21 8 150.7 227 1427 6.3 11
12 Levi Brown* Troy Sun Belt 321 504 63.7 4254 8.4 8.5 23 9 146.1 54 7 0.1 1
13 Jacory Harris* Miami (FL) ACC 242 406 59.6 3352 8.3 7.6 24 17 140.1 48 -219 -4.6 1
14 Ryan Colburn* Fresno State WAC 181 298 60.7 2459 8.3 7.9 19 11 143.7 66 171 2.6 2
15 Trey Revell Louisiana-Monroe Sun Belt 121 210 57.6 1739 8.3 6.9 12 12 134.6 95 354 3.7 5
16 Kellen Moore* Boise State WAC 277 431 64.3 3536 8.2 9.7 39 3 161.7 24 -5 -0.2 1
17 Christian Ponder* Florida State ACC 227 330 68.8 2717 8.2 8.1 14 7 147.7 72 179 2.5 2
18 Scott Tolzien* Wisconsin Big Ten 211 328 64.3 2705 8.2 7.7 16 11 143.0 54 8 0.1 2
19 Kirk Cousins* Michigan State Big Ten 198 328 60.4 2680 8.2 8.1 19 9 142.6 31 60 1.9 0
20 Bill Stull* Pittsburgh Big East 209 321 65.1 2633 8.2 8.4 21 8 150.6 32 -51 -1.6 2
Passing Rushing
Rk Player School Conf Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate Att Yds Avg TD
21 Case Keenum* Houston CUSA 492 700 70.3 5671 8.1 8.4 44 15 154.8 60 158 2.6 4
22 Blaine Gabbert* Missouri Big 12 262 445 58.9 3593 8.1 8.2 24 9 140.5 103 204 2.0 3
23 Trevor Vittatoe Texas-El Paso CUSA 224 409 54.8 3308 8.1 7.5 17 13 130.1 45 -83 -1.8 0
24 Martevious Young* Southern Mississippi CUSA 132 230 57.4 1861 8.1 8.9 16 3 145.7 72 294 4.1 1
25 Russell Wilson North Carolina State ACC 224 378 59.3 3027 8.0 8.3 31 11 147.8 103 260 2.5 4
26 Chris Todd* Auburn SEC 198 328 60.4 2612 8.0 8.5 22 6 145.7 44 -116 -2.6 0
27 Chris Todd* Auburn SEC 198 328 60.4 2612 8.0 8.5 22 6 145.7 44 -116 -2.6 0
28 Ricky Stanzi* Iowa Big Ten 171 304 56.3 2417 8.0 6.8 17 15 131.6 55 -31 -0.6 0
29 Richard Stanzi* Iowa Big Ten 171 304 56.3 2417 8.0 6.8 17 15 131.6 55 -31 -0.6 0
30 Riley Skinner Wake Forest ACC 264 400 66.0 3160 7.9 7.9 26 12 147.8 70 56 0.8 2
31 Daryll Clark* Penn State Big Ten 232 381 60.9 3003 7.9 8.0 24 10 142.6 84 211 2.5 7
32 Diondre Borel Utah State WAC 214 366 58.5 2885 7.9 8.3 17 4 137.8 173 458 2.6 6
33 G.J. Kinne Tulsa CUSA 210 345 60.9 2732 7.9 7.9 22 10 142.6 151 393 2.6 5
34 Matt Barkley* Southern California Pac-10 211 352 59.9 2735 7.8 6.8 15 14 131.3 45 -38 -0.8 2
35 Joe Cox* Georgia SEC 185 331 55.9 2584 7.8 7.2 24 15 136.3 31 -28 -0.9 0
36 Tom Savage* Rutgers Big East 149 285 52.3 2211 7.8 7.6 14 7 128.7 59 -105 -1.8 1
37 Greg McElroy* Alabama SEC 198 325 60.9 2508 7.7 8.2 17 4 140.5 54 83 1.5 1
38 Aaron Opelt Toledo MAC 154 261 59.0 1997 7.7 7.2 16 10 135.8 30 164 5.5 3
39 Rusty Smith Florida Atlantic Sun Belt 145 253 57.3 1915 7.6 7.8 14 5 135.2 14 -27 -1.9 1
40 Terrance Cain* Utah MWC 137 215 63.7 1624 7.6 7.5 11 5 139.4 87 318 3.7 2
Passing Rushing
Rk Player School Conf Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate Att Yds Avg TD
41 Colt McCoy* Texas Big 12 332 470 70.6 3521 7.5 7.5 27 12 147.4 129 348 2.7 3
42 Dan Lefevour* Central Michigan MAC 318 456 69.7 3438 7.5 8.1 28 7 150.3 183 713 3.9 15
43 Kevin Riley* California Pac-10 209 382 54.7 2850 7.5 7.5 18 8 128.7 82 51 0.6 1
44 Jevan Snead* Mississippi SEC 191 351 54.4 2632 7.5 6.1 20 20 124.8 52 101 1.9 3
45 Tony Pike* Cincinnati Big East 211 338 62.4 2520 7.5 8.4 29 6 149.8 31 6 0.2 2
46 Bryant Moniz Hawaii WAC 182 319 57.1 2396 7.5 7.0 14 10 128.4 58 117 2.0 1
47 Grant Stucker Colorado State MWC 133 251 53.0 1874 7.5 6.3 12 12 121.9 38 9 0.2 2
48 Chandler Harnish* Northern Illinois MAC 143 223 64.1 1670 7.5 7.3 11 6 137.9 89 229 2.6 2
49 Jeff Van Camp Florida Atlantic Sun Belt 109 184 59.2 1372 7.5 8.3 12 2 141.2 35 19 0.5 3
50 Thaddeus Lewis Duke ACC 274 449 61.0 3330 7.4 7.5 20 8 134.5 86 48 0.6 4
51 Brett Hodges* Central Florida CUSA 197 329 59.9 2438 7.4 6.7 17 13 131.3 59 -18 -0.3 1
52 Brett Hodges* Central Florida CUSA 197 329 59.9 2438 7.4 6.7 17 13 131.3 59 -18 -0.3 1
53 Todd Reesing Kansas Big 12 313 496 63.1 3616 7.3 7.3 22 10 134.9 104 119 1.1 6
54 Taylor Potts* Texas Tech Big 12 309 470 65.7 3440 7.3 7.0 22 13 137.1 24 -166 -6.9 2
55 Sean Canfield* Oregon State Pac-10 303 446 67.9 3271 7.3 7.6 21 7 141.9 48 -160 -3.3 2
56 Jonathan Crompton* Tennessee SEC 224 384 58.3 2800 7.3 7.2 27 13 136.0 44 -52 -1.2 1
57 Jordan Jefferson* Louisiana State SEC 182 296 61.5 2166 7.3 7.4 17 7 137.2 112 171 1.5 1
58 Spencer Keith Kent State MAC 168 294 57.1 2147 7.3 6.6 14 11 126.7 42 84 2.0 1
59 Colin Kaepernick* Nevada WAC 166 282 58.9 2052 7.3 7.7 20 6 139.1 161 1183 7.3 16
60 Tate Forcier Michigan Big Ten 165 281 58.7 2050 7.3 6.6 13 10 128.1 118 240 2.0 3
Passing Rushing
Rk Player School Conf Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate Att Yds Avg TD
61 Adam Froman Louisville Big East 111 185 60.0 1354 7.3 6.8 6 5 126.8 61 78 1.3 0
62 Jerrod Johnson* Texas A&M Big 12 296 497 59.6 3579 7.2 7.7 30 8 136.7 145 506 3.5 8
63 Jarrett Brown* West Virginia Big East 187 296 63.2 2144 7.2 6.6 11 9 130.2 117 466 4.0 6
64 Ross Jenkins Louisiana Tech WAC 172 290 59.3 2095 7.2 7.6 17 5 135.9 79 73 0.9 2
65 Isiah Williams Illinois Big Ten 131 227 57.7 1632 7.2 6.9 12 7 129.4 143 507 3.5 4
66 Juice Williams Illinois Big Ten 131 227 57.7 1632 7.2 6.9 12 7 129.4 143 507 3.5 4
67 Landry Jones* Oklahoma Big 12 261 449 58.1 3198 7.1 6.9 26 14 130.8 35 -113 -3.2 0
68 Jake Locker Washington Pac-10 230 394 58.4 2800 7.1 6.9 21 11 130.1 112 388 3.5 7
69 Zach Maynard Buffalo MAC 218 379 57.5 2694 7.1 6.3 18 15 125.0 87 300 3.4 1
70 Zac Lee* Nebraska Big 12 177 302 58.6 2143 7.1 6.5 14 10 126.9 103 171 1.7 1
71 Terrelle Pryor* Ohio State Big Ten 167 295 56.6 2094 7.1 6.6 18 11 128.9 162 779 4.8 7
72 Dave Shinskie* Boston College ACC 149 288 51.7 2049 7.1 6.0 15 14 119.0 30 -74 -2.5 1
73 Greg Paulus Syracuse Big East 193 285 67.7 2024 7.1 5.8 13 14 132.6 51 -12 -0.2 1
74 Tyler Sheehan* Bowling Green State MAC 373 575 64.9 4051 7.0 7.4 27 7 137.1 73 -8 -0.1 4
75 Mike Kafka* Northwestern Big Ten 319 492 64.8 3430 7.0 6.5 16 12 129.3 150 295 2.0 8
76 Ryan Lindley San Diego State MWC 239 437 54.7 3054 7.0 6.4 23 16 123.4 22 -131 -6.0 1
77 Joey Elliott Purdue Big Ten 267 433 61.7 3026 7.0 6.7 22 13 131.1 87 268 3.1 4
78 Dwight Dasher* Middle Tennessee State Sun Belt 219 399 54.9 2789 7.0 6.6 23 14 125.6 224 1154 5.2 13
79 Adam Weber* Minnesota Big Ten 191 367 52.0 2582 7.0 5.9 13 15 114.7 73 -133 -1.8 1
80 Jeremiah Masoli* Oregon Pac-10 177 305 58.0 2147 7.0 7.1 15 6 129.5 121 668 5.5 13
Passing Rushing
Rk Player School Conf Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate Att Yds Avg TD
81 Ben Chappell Indiana Big Ten 268 428 62.6 2941 6.9 6.1 17 15 126.4 41 -9 -0.2 3
82 Theo Scott* Ohio MAC 199 344 57.8 2369 6.9 6.6 20 11 128.5 78 120 1.5 3
83 Zac Robinson* Oklahoma State Big 12 180 301 59.8 2084 6.9 6.1 15 12 126.4 111 305 2.7 4
84 Kyle Parker* Clemson ACC 205 369 55.6 2526 6.8 6.5 20 12 124.4 61 135 2.2 1
85 Omar Clayton Nevada-Las Vegas MWC 196 326 60.1 2230 6.8 6.0 13 12 123.4 76 238 3.1 3
86 Chris Turner Maryland ACC 180 303 59.4 2069 6.8 6.0 10 10 121.1 84 22 0.3 2
87 Patrick Pinkney* East Carolina CUSA 259 440 58.9 2947 6.7 6.2 15 12 120.9 48 81 1.7 3
88 Kevin Prince* UCLA Pac-10 173 308 56.2 2050 6.7 6.0 8 8 115.5 68 179 2.6 1
89 Austen Arnaud* Iowa State Big 12 178 303 58.7 2015 6.7 5.6 14 13 121.3 147 561 3.8 8
90 Nick Florence Baylor Big 12 165 266 62.0 1786 6.7 5.6 6 9 119.1 57 62 1.1 3
91 Zach Frazer* Connecticut Big East 116 218 53.2 1461 6.7 5.8 10 9 116.4 17 -28 -1.6 0
92 Corey Leonard Arkansas State Sun Belt 114 211 54.0 1416 6.7 6.1 7 6 115.7 72 174 2.4 0
93 Stephen Garcia* South Carolina SEC 239 432 55.3 2862 6.6 6.4 17 10 119.3 120 186 1.6 4
94 Brian Anderson* Marshall CUSA 231 398 58.0 2646 6.6 5.9 14 13 119.0 64 20 0.3 1
95 Zac Dysert Miami (OH) MAC 247 401 61.6 2611 6.5 5.3 12 16 118.2 149 258 1.7 5
96 Chris Masson Louisiana-Lafayette Sun Belt 222 373 59.5 2406 6.5 6.0 10 8 118.3 62 192 3.1 6
97 Riley Dodge North Texas Sun Belt 205 303 67.7 1975 6.5 4.9 9 15 122.3 104 463 4.5 5
98 Bo Levi Mitchell* Southern Methodist CUSA 149 266 56.0 1725 6.5 5.7 12 10 117.9 19 -64 -3.4 1
99 Will Hudgens Memphis CUSA 143 236 60.6 1544 6.5 6.0 7 6 120.3 16 -58 -3.6 1
100 Tyson Lee Mississippi State SEC 130 221 58.8 1444 6.5 4.0 4 14 107.0 74 175 2.4 2
Passing Rushing
Rk Player School Conf Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate Att Yds Avg TD
101 Vaughn Charlton* Temple MAC 107 213 50.2 1390 6.5 5.1 10 11 110.2 31 -59 -1.9 1
102 Tim Hiller Western Michigan MAC 309 514 60.1 3249 6.3 6.1 23 13 122.9 39 -101 -2.6 0
103 Paul McCall Florida International Sun Belt 208 370 56.2 2343 6.3 6.1 14 8 117.6 76 14 0.2 2
104 Jordan La Secla San Jose State WAC 182 304 59.9 1926 6.3 5.4 10 11 116.7 56 -110 -2.0 1
105 Jameel Sewell Virginia ACC 157 292 53.8 1848 6.3 5.7 7 7 110.0 136 167 1.2 7
106 Grant Gregory Kansas State Big 12 100 175 57.1 1096 6.3 5.7 4 4 112.7 106 308 2.9 3
107 Grant Gregory Kansas State Big 12 100 175 57.1 1096 6.3 5.7 4 4 112.7 106 308 2.9 3
108 Danny Sullivan Arizona State Pac-10 168 312 53.8 1939 6.2 5.6 10 9 110.9 28 -28 -1.0 3
109 Kawaun Jakes Western Kentucky Sun Belt 148 244 60.7 1516 6.2 5.3 9 9 117.6 124 366 3.0 5
110 Tyler Hansen Colorado Big 12 129 231 55.8 1440 6.2 5.6 8 7 113.6 84 61 0.7 1
111 Ryan Griffin Tulane CUSA 141 222 63.5 1382 6.2 5.8 9 6 123.8 28 -59 -2.1 1
112 Nick Foles* Arizona Pac-10 260 410 63.4 2486 6.1 6.0 19 9 125.2 28 -74 -2.6 3
113 Patrick Nicely Akron MAC 120 222 54.1 1349 6.1 5.4 6 6 108.6 42 46 1.1 0
114 T.J. Yates* North Carolina ACC 214 355 60.3 2136 6.0 4.9 14 15 115.4 44 -66 -1.5 1
115 Austyn Carta-Samuels* Wyoming MWC 191 326 58.6 1953 6.0 5.9 10 5 116.0 142 366 2.6 3
116 Nick Fanuzzi Rice CUSA 162 270 60.0 1598 5.9 5.4 11 8 117.2 38 -1 0.0 1
117 Donovan Porterie New Mexico MWC 249 432 57.6 2411 5.6 4.8 12 13 107.7 86 -33 -0.4 2
118 Cody Hawkins Colorado Big 12 121 239 50.6 1277 5.3 4.1 10 11 100.1 15 -93 -6.2 1
119 Larry Smith Vanderbilt SEC 106 227 46.7 1126 5.0 3.9 4 7 88.0 85 213 2.5 2
120 Kelly Page Ball State MAC 109 207 52.7 1019 4.9 3.6 7 9 96.5 53 128 2.4 2