Passing Efficiency Rating Career Leaders and Records

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Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rk Player Rate From To School
1Sam Bradford*175.620072009Oklahoma
2Baker Mayfield*175.420132017Oklahoma
3Marcus Mariota*171.820122014Oregon
4Tim Tebow*170.820062009Florida
5Kellen Moore*16920082011Boise State
6Ryan Dinwiddie*168.920002003Boise State
7Colt Brennan*167.620052007Hawaii
8Bryce Petty*16620112014Baylor
9Will Grier*164.120152018West Virginia
10Johnny Manziel*164.120122013Texas A&M
11Danny Wuerffel163.619931996Florida
12Jameis Winston*163.320132014Florida State
13Logan Woodside*162.920132017Toledo
14Andrew Luck*162.820092011Stanford
15Ty Detmer162.719881991Brigham Young
16A.J. McCarron*162.520102013Alabama
17Omar Jacobs*162.520032005Bowling Green State
18Steve Sarkisian16219951996Brigham Young
19David Fales*161.720122013San Jose State
20Brandon Doughty*16120112015Western Kentucky
21Case Keenum*160.620072011Houston
22Matt Johnson*160.420122015Bowling Green State
23Mason Rudolph*159.720142017Oklahoma State
24Matt Leinart*159.520032005USC
25Robert Griffin III*158.920082011Baylor
26Aaron Murray*158.620102013Georgia
27Brian Brohm*157.920042007Louisville
28Chad Pennington*157.619971999Marshall
29Brandon Weeden*157.620082011Oklahoma State
30Deshaun Watson*157.520142016Clemson
31Bruce Gradkowski*157.420022005Toledo
32Teddy Bridgewater*157.220112013Louisville
33Zach Terrell*157.120132016Western Michigan
34Billy Blanton157.119931996San Diego State
35Riley Ferguson*157.120162017Memphis
36Jim McMahon156.919771981Brigham Young
37Cody Kessler*156.420122015USC
38Connor Shaw*155.920102013South Carolina
39John Dutton155.319961997Nevada
40Tajh Boyd*155.220102013Clemson
41Donovan McNabb155.119951998Syracuse
42Colt McCoy*15520062009Texas
43Kevin Hogan*154.620122015Stanford
44Graham Harrell*154.320052008Texas Tech
45Tim Rattay154.319971999Louisiana Tech
46Darron Thomas*154.120082011Oregon
47Blake Bortles*153.820112013UCF
48Sam Darnold*153.720152017USC
49Geno Smith*153.520092012West Virginia
50Daunte Culpepper153.119961998UCF
51Derek Carr*152.820092013Fresno State
52Josh Wallwork152.719951996Wyoming
53Jason White*152.719992004Oklahoma
54Justin Herbert*152.620162018Oregon
55Jake Browning*152.620152018Washington
56McKenzie Milton*152.420162018UCF
57J.T. Barrett*152.320142017Ohio State
58Patrick Mahomes*15220142017Texas Tech
59Ben Roethlisberger*151.320012003Miami (OH)
60Bryn Renner*151.220102013North Carolina
61David Carr*151.219972001Fresno State
62Chris Weinke151.119972000Florida State
63Max Hall*151.120072009Brigham Young
64Joe Germaine*15119961998Ohio State
65Chad Kelly*150.920132016Ole Miss
66Byron Leftwich*150.919982002Marshall
67Brett Hundley*150.820122014UCLA
68Chuck Long*150.519811985Iowa
69E.J. Manuel*150.420092012Florida State
70Ryan Mallett*150.420072010Arkansas
71Brett Rypien*150.220152018Boise State
72Jarrett Stidham*15020152018Auburn
73Steve Young149.819811983Brigham Young
74Paul Smith*149.420032007Tulsa
75Robbie Bosco149.419831985Brigham Young
76Chase Daniel*148.920052008Missouri
77Chuck Hartlieb*148.919851988Iowa
78Nick Stevens*148.720142017Colorado State
79Matt Barkley*148.720092012USC
80Mike Maxwell148.519931995Nevada
81Trent Dilfer*148.319911993Fresno State
82Jason Campbell*148.220012004Auburn
83Joe Hamilton148.219961999Georgia Tech
84Elvis Grbac*148.119891992Michigan
85Brent Stockstill*148.120142018Middle Tennessee State
86JaMarcus Russell*147.920042006LSU
87Taylor Kelly*147.720112014Arizona State
88John Walsh147.619911994Brigham Young
89Justice Hansen*147.520162018Arkansas State
90Ken Dorsey*147.419992002Miami (FL)
91Pat White*147.420052008West Virginia
92Russell Wilson*147.220082011Wisconsin
93B.J. Symons*147.120002003Texas Tech
94Nate Davis*147.120062008Ball State
95Peyton Manning147.119941997Tennessee
96Rex Grossman*146.720002002Florida
97Zac Robinson*146.620062009Oklahoma State
98Quinton Flowers*146.520142017South Florida
99Brad Kaaya*146.220142016Miami (FL)
100Kirk Cousins*146.120082011Michigan State
101Mike McCoy146.119921994Utah
102Dak Prescott*14620122015Mississippi State
103Taylor Lamb*145.820142017Appalachian State
104Rakeem Cato*145.820112014Marshall
105Rob Johnson*145.619911994USC
106Chase Holbrook145.620062008New Mexico State
107Gunner Kiel*145.520142016Cincinnati
108Garrett Grayson*145.320112014Colorado State
109Kevin Kolb*145.120032006Houston
110Chandler Harnish*145.120082011Northern Illinois
111Todd Collins*14519911994Michigan
112Tyler Bray*14520102012Tennessee
113Jared Zabransky*14520032006Boise State
114Vince Young*144.920032005Texas
115Seth Doege*144.920092012Texas Tech
116G.J. Kinne*144.820092011Tulsa
117Ryan Higgins*144.820132016Louisiana Tech
118Trace McSorley*144.720152018Penn State
119Shane Carden*144.620122014East Carolina
120Terrelle Pryor*144.620082010Ohio State
121Greg Ward Jr.*144.420132016Houston
122Brian Johnson*144.220042008Utah
123Bryant Moniz*144.220092011Hawaii
124Philip Rivers*144.220002003North Carolina State
125Nick Arbuckle*144.220142015Georgia State
126Zach Collaros*144.120082011Cincinnati
127Nick Florence*144.120092012Baylor
128Nate Sudfeld*144.120122015Indiana
129Jared Goff*14420132015California
130Tyler Wilson*14420082012Arkansas
131Todd Reesing*14420062009Kansas
132Shawn Moore143.719871990Virginia
133George Godsey143.619982001Georgia Tech
134Andrew Ford143.620162018Massachusetts
135Marcus McMaryion*143.520152018Fresno State
136Rudy Carpenter*143.420052008Arizona State
137Andre Ware143.419871989Houston
138Gifford Nielsen*143.419751977Brigham Young
139Keith Price*143.220102013Washington
140Trevone Boykin*143.220122015Texas Christian
141Kenny Hill*143.120132017Texas Christian
142Mike White*142.920132017Western Kentucky
143Lamar Jackson*142.920152017Louisville
144Dan Lefevour*142.920062009Central Michigan
145Moses Moreno142.919941997Colorado State
146Terrance Owens*142.920102013Toledo
147Luke Falk*142.820142017Washington State
148Bobby Hoying*142.619921995Ohio State
149Ryan Schneider142.620002003UCF
150Driphus Jackson*142.520122015Rice
151Colin Kaepernick*142.520072010Nevada
152Marvin Graves142.419901993Syracuse
153Jordan Lynch*142.120102013Northern Illinois
154Kyle Padron*14220092011SMU
155Thad Busby141.919941997Florida State
156Marquise Williams*141.920122015North Carolina
157Doug Gaynor141.819841985Long Beach State
158Tyler Tettleton*141.720092013Ohio
159Tim Couch141.719961998Kentucky
160Ricky Stanzi*141.620072010Iowa
161Landry Jones*141.520092012Oklahoma
162Gus Ragland*141.520152018Miami (OH)
163Charlie Ward141.419891993Florida State
164Steve Stenstrom*141.419911994Stanford
165Ryan Leaf*141.419951997Washington State
166John Beck*141.320032006Brigham Young
167Herb Tyler141.319951998LSU
168Colby Cameron*141.320092012Louisiana Tech
169Keith Smith141.119961999Arizona
170Danny Kanell141.119921995Florida State
171Marc Bulger*140.919961999West Virginia
172John David Booty*140.920032007USC
173Dave Barr*140.919911994California
174Bo Wallace*140.820122014Ole Miss
175Manny Wilkins*140.820152018Arizona State
176Tyler Palko*140.820022006Pitt
177Jerry Rhome140.819611964Tulsa
178Everett Golson*140.720122015Florida State
179Andy Dalton*140.720072010Texas Christian
180Tom Ramsey*140.619791982UCLA
181Matt Sherman140.519941997Iowa
182Daryll Clark*140.420062009Penn State
183Skyler Howard*140.420142016West Virginia
184Kevin Feterik140.219961999Brigham Young
185Chris Leak*140.120032006Florida
186Josh Rosen*140.120152017UCLA
187Gardner Minshew140.120162018Washington State
188Dan McGwire*14019861990San Diego State
189Bart Hendricks139.919972000Boise State
190Andre Woodson*139.920042007Kentucky
191Casey Clausen*139.820002003Tennessee
192Connor Cook*139.820122015Michigan State
193Bernie Kosar139.819831984Miami (FL)
194Taylor Potts*139.820072010Texas Tech
195Mason Fine*139.520162018North Texas
196Kellen Clemens*139.420022005Oregon
197Chris Vargas139.419921993Nevada
198John Elway139.319791982Stanford
199Brett Smith*139.320112013Wyoming
200Jake Bentley*139.220162018South Carolina
201Ryan Finley*139.120142018North Carolina State
202Cooper Rush*139.120132016Central Michigan
203Ryan Aplin*13920092012Arkansas State
204Alex Carder*138.920092012Western Michigan
205Cade McNown*138.919951998UCLA
206Drew Stanton*138.720032006Michigan State
207Levi Brown*138.720082009Troy
208Denard Robinson*138.620092012Michigan
209Josh Haldi*138.620012004Northern Illinois
Joshua Haldi*138.620012004Northern Illinois
211Steven Montez*138.620152018Colorado
212Asad Abdul-Khaliq*138.520002003Minnesota
213Charlie Frye138.520012004Akron
214Chris Simms*138.419992002Texas
215Matt Schaub*138.420002003Virginia
216Bryan Cupito*138.320022006Minnesota
217Devin Gardner*138.320102014Michigan
218David Greene*138.320012004Georgia
219Sam Keller*138.320032007Nebraska
220David Klingler138.219881991Houston
221Nick Foles*138.120072011Arizona
222Scott Milanovich13819921995Maryland
223Mike Bercovici*137.920112015Arizona State
224Chase Clement*137.920052008Rice
225Tino Sunseri*137.920092012Pitt
226Rod Rutherford*137.920002003Pitt
227Craig Erickson137.819871990Miami (FL)
228Nick Mullens*137.820132016Southern Mississippi
229Stephen Morris*137.820102013Miami (FL)
230Ty Gangi137.720162018Nevada
231Eli Manning*137.720002003Ole Miss
232Shane Matthews137.619901992Florida
233Drew Lock*137.620152018Missouri
234Tyrod Taylor*137.520072010Virginia Tech
235Wes Counts137.519992001Middle Tennessee State
236Tim Hiller*137.420052009Western Michigan
237Randall Cunningham*137.319821984UNLV
238Jimmy Clausen*137.220072009Notre Dame
239Marc Wilson137.219771979Brigham Young
240Drew Tate*137.120032006Iowa
241Davis Webb*137.120132016California
242Eric Zeier137.119911994Georgia
243Paxton Lynch*13720132015Memphis
244Riley Skinner*136.920062009Wake Forest
245Fredi Knighten*136.920122015Arkansas State
246Mike Bobo136.819941997Georgia
247Darian Durant*136.720012004North Carolina
248James Franklin*136.720102013Missouri
249Sonny Cumbie*136.620022004Texas Tech
250Major Applewhite*136.619982001Texas

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