Passing Efficiency Rating Single Season Leaders and Records

Minimum 700 pass attempts.
An asterisk (*) after a player's name indicates bowl stats are included.
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Leaders

  • Since 1956
  • Minimum 14 pass attempts per school game.
Leaders Table
Rk Player Rate Year School
1Baker Mayfield*198.902017Oklahoma
2Baker Mayfield*196.392016Oklahoma
3Russell Wilson*191.782011Wisconsin
4Robert Griffin III*189.482011Baylor
5Colt Brennan*185.962006Hawaii
6Jameis Winston*184.842013Florida State
7Logan Woodside*183.332016Toledo
8Kellen Moore*182.632010Boise State
9Cam Newton*182.052010Auburn
10Marcus Mariota*181.742014Oregon
11Stefan Lefors*181.742004Louisville
12Mike White*181.392016Western Kentucky
13Sam Bradford*180.842008Oklahoma
14McKenzie Milton*179.292017UCF
15Vernon Adams*179.082015Oregon
16Shaun King*178.711998Tulane
17David Johnson*178.692008Tulsa
18Danny Wuerffel178.411995Florida
19Jim McMahon176.871980Brigham Young
20Sam Bradford*176.532007Oklahoma
21Alex Smith*176.522004Utah
22Brandon Doughty*176.492015Western Kentucky
23Ty Detmer175.641989Brigham Young
24A.J. McCarron*175.282012Alabama
25Zach Terrell*175.242016Western Michigan
26Kellen Moore*175.192011Boise State
27Rudy Carpenter*175.012005Arizona State
28Joe Hamilton175.001999Georgia Tech
29Aaron Murray*174.822012Georgia
30Bryce Petty*174.292013Baylor
31Case Keenum*174.032011Houston
32Colt McCoy*173.752008Texas
33Steve Sarkisian173.561996Brigham Young
34Baker Mayfield*173.322015Oklahoma
35Jason Campbell*172.892004Auburn
36Johnny Manziel*172.882013Texas A&M
37Kerry Collins172.851994Penn State
38Jerry Rhome172.601964Tulsa
39Tim Tebow*172.462007Florida
40Tim Tebow*172.372008Florida
41Zach Mettenberger*171.452013LSU
42Chad Pennington171.411999Marshall
43Nick Stevens*171.312016Colorado State
44Teddy Bridgewater*171.142013Louisville
45Michael Vick*171.081999Virginia Tech
46Kevin Hogan*171.032015Stanford
47David Fales*170.762012San Jose State
48Rex Grossman170.752001Florida
49Bart Hendricks170.632000Boise State
50Danny Wuerffel170.611996Florida
51Mason Rudolph*170.562017Oklahoma State
52Philip Rivers*170.492003North Carolina State
53Daunte Culpepper170.241998UCF
54Andrew Luck*170.162010Stanford
55J.T. Barrett*169.832014Ohio State
56Andrew Luck*169.692011Stanford
57Billy Blanton169.551996San Diego State
58Terrance Owens*169.242011Toledo
59John Beck*169.052006Brigham Young
60Greg McElroy*168.982010Alabama
61Tajh Boyd*168.692013Clemson
62Ryan Higgins*168.572016Louisiana Tech
63Ty Detmer168.511991Brigham Young
64Steve Young168.451983Brigham Young
65Marcus Mariota*167.662013Oregon
66Jake Browning*167.522016Washington
67Akili Smith*167.301998Oregon
68Trent Dilfer*167.201993Fresno State
69Omar Jacobs*167.202004Bowling Green State
70A.J. McCarron*167.172013Alabama
71Brandon Doughty*167.112014Western Kentucky
72Cody Kessler*167.052014USC
73JaMarcus Russell*167.032006LSU
74Zac Robinson*166.842008Oklahoma State
75Brian Brohm*166.732005Louisville
76Wes Counts166.632001Middle Tennessee State
77Andy Dalton*166.482010Texas Christian
78Brandon Allen*166.482015Arkansas
79Jeff Smoker*166.392001Michigan State
80Garrett Grayson*166.222014Colorado State
81Cade McNown*166.011997UCLA
82Scott Tolzien*165.922010Wisconsin
83David Carr*165.912001Fresno State
84Ben Roethlisberger*165.842003Miami (OH)
85Vinny Testaverde165.791986Miami (FL)
86Brian Dowling165.771968Yale
87Drew Lock*165.672017Missouri
88Tajh Boyd*165.592012Clemson
89Tim Rattay164.761998Louisiana Tech
90Ryan Dinwiddie164.692001Boise State
91Mark Sanchez*164.642008USC
92Byron Leftwich164.572001Marshall
93Dave Barr*164.471993California
94Matt Leinart*164.452003USC
95Zach Terrell*164.412014Western Michigan
96Don McPherson164.301987Syracuse
97Matt Johnson*164.192015Bowling Green State
98Dave Wilson164.171977Ball State
99Tim Tebow*164.172009Florida
100Bob Berry164.041963Oregon

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