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
1Grayson McCall15.72021Coastal Carolina
2Kyler Murray*132018Oklahoma
3Kaleb Eleby132020Western Michigan
4Baker Mayfield*12.92017Oklahoma
5Tua Tagovailoa*12.82018Alabama
6Mac Jones*12.82020Alabama
7Zach Wilson*12.62020Brigham Young
8Joe Burrow*12.52019LSU
9Baker Mayfield*12.32016Oklahoma
10C.J. Stroud12.32021Ohio State
11Jalen Hurts*12.22019Oklahoma
12Layne Hatcher12.12020Arkansas State
13Robert Griffin III*11.82011Baylor
14Russell Wilson*11.82011Wisconsin
15Dustin Crum11.82020Kent State
16Bryce Petty*11.72013Baylor
17Trey Lance11.72019North Dakota State
18Michael Vick*11.51999Virginia Tech
19Mike White*11.52016Western Kentucky
20Marcus Mariota*11.52014Oregon
21Grayson McCall*11.52020Coastal Carolina
22Jameis Winston*11.52013Florida State
23Kenny Pickett11.32021Pitt
24Cam Newton*11.22010Auburn
25Justin Fields*11.22019Ohio State
26Vernon Adams*11.22015Oregon
27Kellen Moore*11.22010Boise State
28Stefan Lefors*11.12004Louisville
29Tanner Morgan*11.12019Minnesota
30Sam Howell*11.12020North Carolina
31Sam Bradford*11.12008Oklahoma
32Hendon Hooker11.12021Tennessee
33McKenzie Milton*11.12017UCF
34Rudy Carpenter*11.12005Arizona State
35Logan Woodside*11.12016Toledo
36Colt Brennan*112006Hawaii
37Ty Detmer111989Brigham Young
38Kyle Trask*10.92020Florida
39Tyler Huntley*10.92019Utah
40Shaun King*10.91998Tulane
41Akili Smith*10.91998Oregon
42Max Bortenschlager10.92021Florida International
43A.J. McCarron*10.82012Alabama
44Danny Wuerffel10.81995Florida
45Bryce Young10.82021Alabama
46Aaron Murray*10.82012Georgia
47Alex Smith*10.82004Utah
48Mason Rudolph*10.72017Oklahoma State
49Will Grier*10.72018West Virginia
50Zach Mettenberger*10.72013LSU
51Bart Hendricks10.72000Boise State
52Matt Corral10.72021Ole Miss
53Cade McNown*10.71997UCLA
54Zach Terrell*10.62016Western Michigan
55Marcus Mariota*10.62013Oregon
56Tim Tebow*10.62008Florida
57Danny Wuerffel10.61996Florida
58Jim McMahon10.61980Brigham Young
59Case Keenum*10.62011Houston
60Kerry Collins10.51994Penn State
61Trent Dilfer*10.51993Fresno State
62Ryan Dinwiddie*10.52003Boise State
63Tim Tebow*10.42007Florida
64Michael Bishop10.41998Kansas State
65David Johnson*10.42008Tulsa
66Max Duggan10.42021Texas Christian
67Nick Stevens*10.42016Colorado State
68Ty Detmer10.41991Brigham Young
69Billy Blanton10.41996San Diego State
70Baker Mayfield*10.42015Oklahoma
71Brandon Doughty*10.42015Western Kentucky
72Spencer Rattler*10.32020Oklahoma
73Teddy Bridgewater*10.32013Louisville
74Jason Campbell*10.32004Auburn
75Garrett Grayson*10.32014Colorado State
76Joe Hamilton10.31999Georgia Tech
77Steve Sarkisian10.31996Brigham Young
78Dwayne Haskins*10.32018Ohio State
79Brock Purdy*10.32018Iowa State
80Ryan Higgins*10.22016Louisiana Tech
81Troy Smith*10.22005Ohio State
82Rex Grossman10.22001Florida
83Jerry Rhome10.21964Tulsa
84Sam Bradford*10.22007Oklahoma
85Trevor Lawrence*10.22020Clemson
86Gerry Bohanon10.22021Baylor
87Matt Blundin10.21991Virginia
88Drew Lock*10.22017Missouri
89Connor Shaw*10.12013South Carolina
90Ryan Leaf*10.11997Washington State
91Greg McElroy*10.12010Alabama
92Seth Henigan10.12021Memphis
93Brian Brohm*10.12005Louisville
94Justin Fields*10.12020Ohio State
95Matt Corral*10.12020Ole Miss
96Jeff Smoker*10.12001Michigan State
97Nathan Peterman*10.12016Pitt
98Asad Abdul-Khaliq*10.12003Minnesota
99Jake Fromm*10.12018Georgia
100Philip Rivers*10.12003North Carolina State