Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt Single Season Leaders and Records

Minimum 325 pass completions.
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Leaders

  • Since 1956
  • Minimum 14 pass attempts per school game.
Leaders Table
Rk Player AY/A Year School
1Kyler Murray*132018Oklahoma
2Kaleb Eleby132020Western Michigan
3Baker Mayfield*12.92017Oklahoma
4Tua Tagovailoa*12.82018Alabama
5Mac Jones*12.82020Alabama
6Zach Wilson*12.62020Brigham Young
7Joe Burrow*12.52019LSU
8Baker Mayfield*12.32016Oklahoma
9Jalen Hurts*12.22019Oklahoma
10Layne Hatcher12.12020Arkansas State
11Robert Griffin III*11.82011Baylor
12Russell Wilson*11.82011Wisconsin
13Dustin Crum11.82020Kent State
14Bryce Petty*11.72013Baylor
15Trey Lance11.72019North Dakota State
16Michael Vick*11.51999Virginia Tech
17Mike White*11.52016Western Kentucky
18Marcus Mariota*11.52014Oregon
19Grayson McCall*11.52020Coastal Carolina
20Jameis Winston*11.52013Florida State
21Cam Newton*11.22010Auburn
22Justin Fields*11.22019Ohio State
23Vernon Adams*11.22015Oregon
24Kellen Moore*11.22010Boise State
25Stefan Lefors*11.12004Louisville
26Tanner Morgan*11.12019Minnesota
27Sam Howell*11.12020North Carolina
28Sam Bradford*11.12008Oklahoma
29McKenzie Milton*11.12017UCF
30Rudy Carpenter*11.12005Arizona State
31Logan Woodside*11.12016Toledo
32Colt Brennan*112006Hawaii
33Ty Detmer111989Brigham Young
34Kyle Trask*10.92020Florida
35Tyler Huntley*10.92019Utah
36Shaun King*10.91998Tulane
37Akili Smith*10.91998Oregon
38A.J. McCarron*10.82012Alabama
39Danny Wuerffel10.81995Florida
40Aaron Murray*10.82012Georgia
41Alex Smith*10.82004Utah
42Mason Rudolph*10.72017Oklahoma State
43Will Grier*10.72018West Virginia
44Zach Mettenberger*10.72013LSU
45Bart Hendricks10.72000Boise State
46Cade McNown*10.71997UCLA
47Zach Terrell*10.62016Western Michigan
48Marcus Mariota*10.62013Oregon
49Tim Tebow*10.62008Florida
50Danny Wuerffel10.61996Florida
51Jim McMahon10.61980Brigham Young
52Case Keenum*10.62011Houston
53Kerry Collins10.51994Penn State
54Trent Dilfer*10.51993Fresno State
55Ryan Dinwiddie*10.52003Boise State
56Tim Tebow*10.42007Florida
57Michael Bishop10.41998Kansas State
58David Johnson*10.42008Tulsa
59Nick Stevens*10.42016Colorado State
60Ty Detmer10.41991Brigham Young
61Billy Blanton10.41996San Diego State
62Baker Mayfield*10.42015Oklahoma
63Brandon Doughty*10.42015Western Kentucky
64Spencer Rattler*10.32020Oklahoma
65Teddy Bridgewater*10.32013Louisville
66Jason Campbell*10.32004Auburn
67Garrett Grayson*10.32014Colorado State
68Joe Hamilton10.31999Georgia Tech
69Steve Sarkisian10.31996Brigham Young
70Dwayne Haskins*10.32018Ohio State
71Brock Purdy*10.32018Iowa State
72Ryan Higgins*10.22016Louisiana Tech
73Troy Smith*10.22005Ohio State
74Rex Grossman10.22001Florida
75Jerry Rhome10.21964Tulsa
76Sam Bradford*10.22007Oklahoma
77Trevor Lawrence*10.22020Clemson
78Matt Blundin10.21991Virginia
79Drew Lock*10.22017Missouri
80Connor Shaw*10.12013South Carolina
81Ryan Leaf*10.11997Washington State
82Greg McElroy*10.12010Alabama
83Brian Brohm*10.12005Louisville
84Justin Fields*10.12020Ohio State
85Matt Corral*10.12020Ole Miss
86Jeff Smoker*10.12001Michigan State
87Nathan Peterman*10.12016Pitt
88Asad Abdul-Khaliq*10.12003Minnesota
89Jake Fromm*10.12018Georgia
90Philip Rivers*10.12003North Carolina State
91Chris Weinke10.12000Florida State
92Omar Jacobs*102004Bowling Green State
93David Carr*102001Fresno State
94Brian Brohm*102006Louisville
95Kevin Hogan*102015Stanford
96Matt Cavanaugh*101977Pitt
97Ross Comis102018Massachusetts
98McKenzie Milton*102018UCF
99John Beck*102006Brigham Young
100Chad Pennington101999Marshall