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
1Spencer Rattler21.82020Oklahoma
2Trevor Lawrence16.22020Clemson
3Sam Ehlinger15.92020Texas
4Grayson McCall14.92020Coastal Carolina
5Kyler Murray*132018Oklahoma
6Baker Mayfield*12.92017Oklahoma
7Tua Tagovailoa*12.82018Alabama
8Phil Jurkovec12.82020Boston College
9Zach Wilson12.62020Brigham Young
10Joe Burrow*12.52019LSU
11Desmond Ridder12.42020Cincinnati
12Baker Mayfield*12.32016Oklahoma
13Jalen Hurts*12.22019Oklahoma
14Robert Griffin III*11.82011Baylor
15Russell Wilson*11.82011Wisconsin
16Bryce Petty*11.72013Baylor
17Chance Lovertich11.62020South Alabama
18Michael Vick*11.51999Virginia Tech
19Jarret Doege11.52020West Virginia
20Mike White*11.52016Western Kentucky
21Marcus Mariota*11.52014Oregon
22Jameis Winston*11.52013Florida State
23Cam Newton*11.22010Auburn
24Justin Fields*11.22019Ohio State
25Vernon Adams*11.22015Oregon
26Austin Aune11.22020North Texas
27Kellen Moore*11.22010Boise State
28Stefan Lefors*11.12004Louisville
29Tanner Morgan*11.12019Minnesota
30Sam Bradford*11.12008Oklahoma
31McKenzie Milton*11.12017UCF
32Rudy Carpenter*11.12005Arizona State
33Logan Woodside*11.12016Toledo
34Colt Brennan*112006Hawaii
35Dillon Gabriel112020UCF
36Ty Detmer111989Brigham Young
37Tyler Huntley*10.92019Utah
38Shaun King*10.91998Tulane
39Akili Smith*10.91998Oregon
40A.J. McCarron*10.82012Alabama
41Danny Wuerffel10.81995Florida
42Aaron Murray*10.82012Georgia
43Alex Smith*10.82004Utah
44Mason Rudolph*10.72017Oklahoma State
45Will Grier*10.72018West Virginia
46Zach Mettenberger*10.72013LSU
47Bart Hendricks10.72000Boise State
48Cade McNown*10.71997UCLA
49Zach Terrell*10.62016Western Michigan
50Marcus Mariota*10.62013Oregon
51Tim Tebow*10.62008Florida
52Danny Wuerffel10.61996Florida
53Jim McMahon10.61980Brigham Young
54Case Keenum*10.62011Houston
55Kerry Collins10.51994Penn State
56Trent Dilfer*10.51993Fresno State
57Grant Wells10.52020Marshall
58Ryan Dinwiddie*10.52003Boise State
59Shane Buechele10.42020SMU
60Tim Tebow*10.42007Florida
61Michael Bishop10.41998Kansas State
62David Johnson*10.42008Tulsa
63Nick Stevens*10.42016Colorado State
64Ty Detmer10.41991Brigham Young
65Billy Blanton10.41996San Diego State
66Baker Mayfield*10.42015Oklahoma
67Brandon Doughty*10.42015Western Kentucky
68Teddy Bridgewater*10.32013Louisville
69Jason Campbell*10.32004Auburn
70Garrett Grayson*10.32014Colorado State
71Joe Hamilton10.31999Georgia Tech
72Skylar Thompson10.32020Kansas State
73D'Eriq King10.32020Miami (FL)
74Steve Sarkisian10.31996Brigham Young
75Dwayne Haskins*10.32018Ohio State
76Brock Purdy*10.32018Iowa State
77Ryan Higgins*10.22016Louisiana Tech
78Troy Smith*10.22005Ohio State
79Rex Grossman10.22001Florida
80Jerry Rhome10.21964Tulsa
81Sam Bradford*10.22007Oklahoma
82Matt Blundin10.21991Virginia
83Drew Lock*10.22017Missouri
84Connor Shaw*10.12013South Carolina
85Ryan Leaf*10.11997Washington State
86Greg McElroy*10.12010Alabama
87Brian Brohm*10.12005Louisville
88Jeff Smoker*10.12001Michigan State
89Nathan Peterman*10.12016Pitt
90Asad Abdul-Khaliq*10.12003Minnesota
91Jake Fromm*10.12018Georgia
92Philip Rivers*10.12003North Carolina State
93Chris Weinke10.12000Florida State
94Omar Jacobs*102004Bowling Green State
95David Carr*102001Fresno State
96Brian Brohm*102006Louisville
97Kevin Hogan*102015Stanford
98Matt Cavanaugh*101977Pitt
99Ross Comis102018Massachusetts
100McKenzie Milton*102018UCF