Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt Single Season Leaders and Records

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Minimum 700 pass attempts.
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Leaders

  • Since 1956
  • Minimum 14 pass attempts per school game.
Leaders Table
Rk Player AY/A Year School
1Jalen Hurts14.82019Oklahoma
2Tua Tagovailoa13.12019Alabama
3Kyler Murray*132018Oklahoma
4Baker Mayfield*12.92017Oklahoma
5Tua Tagovailoa*12.82018Alabama
6Baker Mayfield*12.32016Oklahoma
7Joe Burrow12.32019LSU
8Tanner Morgan12.12019Minnesota
9Robert Griffin III*11.82011Baylor
10Russell Wilson*11.82011Wisconsin
11Tyler Huntley11.72019Utah
12Bryce Petty*11.72013Baylor
13Michael Vick*11.51999Virginia Tech
14Mike White*11.52016Western Kentucky
15Marcus Mariota*11.52014Oregon
16Brady White11.52019Memphis
17Jameis Winston*11.52013Florida State
18Cam Newton*11.22010Auburn
19Vernon Adams*11.22015Oregon
20Kellen Moore*11.22010Boise State
21Justin Fields11.22019Ohio State
22Stefan Lefors*11.12004Louisville
23Sam Bradford*11.12008Oklahoma
24McKenzie Milton*11.12017UCF
25Rudy Carpenter*11.12005Arizona State
26Logan Woodside*11.12016Toledo
27Colt Brennan*112006Hawaii
28Ty Detmer111989Brigham Young
29Shaun King*10.91998Tulane
30Akili Smith*10.91998Oregon
31A.J. McCarron*10.82012Alabama
32Danny Wuerffel10.81995Florida
33Aaron Murray*10.82012Georgia
34Alex Smith*10.82004Utah
35Mason Rudolph*10.72017Oklahoma State
36Will Grier*10.72018West Virginia
37Zach Mettenberger*10.72013LSU
38Bart Hendricks10.72000Boise State
39Cade McNown*10.71997UCLA
40Zach Terrell*10.62016Western Michigan
41Marcus Mariota*10.62013Oregon
42Tim Tebow*10.62008Florida
43Danny Wuerffel10.61996Florida
44Jim McMahon10.61980Brigham Young
45Case Keenum*10.62011Houston
46Kerry Collins10.51994Penn State
47Trent Dilfer*10.51993Fresno State
48Ryan Dinwiddie*10.52003Boise State
49Tim Tebow*10.42007Florida
50Michael Bishop10.41998Kansas State
51David Johnson*10.42008Tulsa
52Nick Stevens*10.42016Colorado State
53Ty Detmer10.41991Brigham Young
54Billy Blanton10.41996San Diego State
55Baker Mayfield*10.42015Oklahoma
56Brandon Doughty*10.42015Western Kentucky
57Teddy Bridgewater*10.32013Louisville
58Jason Campbell*10.32004Auburn
59Garrett Grayson*10.32014Colorado State
60Joe Hamilton10.31999Georgia Tech
61Steve Sarkisian10.31996Brigham Young
62Dwayne Haskins*10.32018Ohio State
63Brock Purdy*10.32018Iowa State
64Dillon Gabriel10.22019UCF
65Ryan Higgins*10.22016Louisiana Tech
66Troy Smith*10.22005Ohio State
67Rex Grossman10.22001Florida
68Jerry Rhome10.21964Tulsa
69Sam Bradford*10.22007Oklahoma
70Matt Blundin10.21991Virginia
71Drew Lock*10.22017Missouri
72Connor Shaw*10.12013South Carolina
73Ryan Leaf*10.11997Washington State
74Greg McElroy*10.12010Alabama
75Brian Brohm*10.12005Louisville
76Jeff Smoker*10.12001Michigan State
77Jake Fromm*10.12018Georgia
78Nathan Peterman*10.12016Pitt
79Asad Abdul-Khaliq*10.12003Minnesota
80Philip Rivers*10.12003North Carolina State
81Chris Weinke10.12000Florida State
82Omar Jacobs*102004Bowling Green State
83David Carr*102001Fresno State
84Brian Brohm*102006Louisville
85Kevin Hogan*102015Stanford
86Matt Cavanaugh*101977Pitt
87Ross Comis102018Massachusetts
88McKenzie Milton*102018UCF
89John Beck*102006Brigham Young
90Stephen Calvert102019Liberty
91Chad Pennington101999Marshall
92Don McPherson101987Syracuse
93Mason Rudolph*102016Oklahoma State
94Chuck Long101983Iowa
95John Dutton101997Nevada
96David Neill101998Nevada
97Johnny Manziel*102013Texas A&M
98D'Eriq King*9.92018Houston
99Brandon Allen*9.92015Arkansas
100Jake Browning*9.92016Washington
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