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
2Baker Mayfield*12.92017Oklahoma
3Tua Tagovailoa*12.82018Alabama
4Joe Burrow*12.52019LSU
5Baker Mayfield*12.32016Oklahoma
6Jalen Hurts*12.22019Oklahoma
7Robert Griffin III*11.82011Baylor
8Russell Wilson*11.82011Wisconsin
9Bryce Petty*11.72013Baylor
10Michael Vick*11.51999Virginia Tech
11Mike White*11.52016Western Kentucky
12Marcus Mariota*11.52014Oregon
13Jameis Winston*11.52013Florida State
14Cam Newton*11.22010Auburn
15Justin Fields*11.22019Ohio State
16Vernon Adams*11.22015Oregon
17Kellen Moore*11.22010Boise State
18Stefan Lefors*11.12004Louisville
19Tanner Morgan*11.12019Minnesota
20Sam Bradford*11.12008Oklahoma
21McKenzie Milton*11.12017UCF
22Rudy Carpenter*11.12005Arizona State
23Logan Woodside*11.12016Toledo
24Colt Brennan*112006Hawaii
25Ty Detmer111989Brigham Young
26Tyler Huntley*10.92019Utah
27Shaun King*10.91998Tulane
28Akili Smith*10.91998Oregon
29A.J. McCarron*10.82012Alabama
30Danny Wuerffel10.81995Florida
31Aaron Murray*10.82012Georgia
32Alex Smith*10.82004Utah
33Mason Rudolph*10.72017Oklahoma State
34Will Grier*10.72018West Virginia
35Zach Mettenberger*10.72013LSU
36Bart Hendricks10.72000Boise State
37Cade McNown*10.71997UCLA
38Zach Terrell*10.62016Western Michigan
39Marcus Mariota*10.62013Oregon
40Tim Tebow*10.62008Florida
41Danny Wuerffel10.61996Florida
42Jim McMahon10.61980Brigham Young
43Case Keenum*10.62011Houston
44Kerry Collins10.51994Penn State
45Trent Dilfer*10.51993Fresno State
46Ryan Dinwiddie*10.52003Boise State
47Tim Tebow*10.42007Florida
48Michael Bishop10.41998Kansas State
49David Johnson*10.42008Tulsa
50Nick Stevens*10.42016Colorado State
51Ty Detmer10.41991Brigham Young
52Billy Blanton10.41996San Diego State
53Baker Mayfield*10.42015Oklahoma
54Brandon Doughty*10.42015Western Kentucky
55Teddy Bridgewater*10.32013Louisville
56Jason Campbell*10.32004Auburn
57Garrett Grayson*10.32014Colorado State
58Joe Hamilton10.31999Georgia Tech
59Steve Sarkisian10.31996Brigham Young
60Dwayne Haskins*10.32018Ohio State
61Brock Purdy*10.32018Iowa State
62Ryan Higgins*10.22016Louisiana Tech
63Troy Smith*10.22005Ohio State
64Rex Grossman10.22001Florida
65Jerry Rhome10.21964Tulsa
66Sam Bradford*10.22007Oklahoma
67Matt Blundin10.21991Virginia
68Drew Lock*10.22017Missouri
69Connor Shaw*10.12013South Carolina
70Ryan Leaf*10.11997Washington State
71Greg McElroy*10.12010Alabama
72Brian Brohm*10.12005Louisville
73Jeff Smoker*10.12001Michigan State
74Jake Fromm*10.12018Georgia
75Nathan Peterman*10.12016Pitt
76Asad Abdul-Khaliq*10.12003Minnesota
77Philip Rivers*10.12003North Carolina State
78Chris Weinke10.12000Florida State
79Omar Jacobs*102004Bowling Green State
80David Carr*102001Fresno State
81Brian Brohm*102006Louisville
82Kevin Hogan*102015Stanford
83Matt Cavanaugh*101977Pitt
84Ross Comis102018Massachusetts
85McKenzie Milton*102018UCF
86John Beck*102006Brigham Young
87Chad Pennington101999Marshall
88Don McPherson101987Syracuse
89Mason Rudolph*102016Oklahoma State
90Chuck Long101983Iowa
91John Dutton101997Nevada
92David Neill101998Nevada
93Johnny Manziel*102013Texas A&M
94D'Eriq King*9.92018Houston
95Brandon Allen*9.92015Arkansas
96Jake Browning*9.92016Washington
97Logan Woodside*9.92017Toledo
98Brady White*9.92019Memphis
99Zac Robinson*9.92008Oklahoma State
100Trace McSorley*9.92016Penn State