Passing Efficiency Rating Single Season Leaders and Records

Minimum 325 pass completions.
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
1Joe Burrow*2022019LSU
2Tua Tagovailoa*199.42018Alabama
3Kyler Murray*199.22018Oklahoma
4Baker Mayfield*198.92017Oklahoma
5Baker Mayfield*196.42016Oklahoma
6Russell Wilson*191.82011Wisconsin
7Jalen Hurts*191.22019Oklahoma
8Robert Griffin III*189.52011Baylor
9Colt Brennan*1862006Hawaii
10Jameis Winston*184.82013Florida State
11Logan Woodside*183.32016Toledo
12Kellen Moore*182.62010Boise State
13Cam Newton*1822010Auburn
14Marcus Mariota*181.72014Oregon
15Stefan Lefors*181.72004Louisville
16Justin Fields*181.42019Ohio State
17Mike White*181.42016Western Kentucky
18Sam Bradford*180.82008Oklahoma
19McKenzie Milton*179.32017UCF
20Vernon Adams*179.12015Oregon
21Shaun King*178.71998Tulane
22Tanner Morgan*178.72019Minnesota
23David Johnson*178.72008Tulsa
24Danny Wuerffel178.41995Florida
25Tyler Huntley*177.62019Utah
26Jim McMahon176.91980Brigham Young
27Sam Bradford*176.52007Oklahoma
28Alex Smith*176.52004Utah
29Brandon Doughty*176.52015Western Kentucky
30Ty Detmer175.61989Brigham Young
31Will Grier*175.52018West Virginia
32A.J. McCarron*175.32012Alabama
33Zach Terrell*175.22016Western Michigan
34Kellen Moore*175.22011Boise State
35Rudy Carpenter*1752005Arizona State
36Joe Hamilton1751999Georgia Tech
37Aaron Murray*174.82012Georgia
38Bryce Petty*174.32013Baylor
39Dwayne Haskins*174.12018Ohio State
40Case Keenum*1742011Houston
41Colt McCoy*173.82008Texas
42Steve Sarkisian173.61996Brigham Young
43Baker Mayfield*173.32015Oklahoma
44Jason Campbell*172.92004Auburn
45Johnny Manziel*172.92013Texas A&M
46Kerry Collins172.91994Penn State
47Jerry Rhome172.61964Tulsa
48Tim Tebow*172.52007Florida
49Tim Tebow*172.42008Florida
50Zach Mettenberger*171.42013LSU
51Chad Pennington171.41999Marshall
52Nick Stevens*171.32016Colorado State
53Jake Fromm*171.22018Georgia
54Teddy Bridgewater*171.12013Louisville
55Michael Vick*171.11999Virginia Tech
56Kevin Hogan*1712015Stanford
57David Fales*170.82012San Jose State
58Rex Grossman170.82001Florida
59Bart Hendricks170.62000Boise State
60Danny Wuerffel170.61996Florida
61Mason Rudolph*170.62017Oklahoma State
62Philip Rivers*170.52003North Carolina State
63Daunte Culpepper170.21998UCF
64Andrew Luck*170.22010Stanford
65Brock Purdy*169.92018Iowa State
66J.T. Barrett*169.82014Ohio State
67Andrew Luck*169.72011Stanford
68Billy Blanton169.61996San Diego State
69Terrance Owens*169.22011Toledo
70John Beck*169.12006Brigham Young
71Greg McElroy*1692010Alabama
72Tajh Boyd*168.72013Clemson
73Ryan Higgins*168.62016Louisiana Tech
74Ty Detmer168.51991Brigham Young
75Steve Young168.51983Brigham Young
76Layne Hatcher*167.92019Arkansas State
77Marcus Mariota*167.72013Oregon
78Kedon Slovis*167.62019USC
79Jake Browning*167.52016Washington
80Akili Smith*167.31998Oregon
81Trent Dilfer*167.21993Fresno State
82Omar Jacobs*167.22004Bowling Green State
83A.J. McCarron*167.22013Alabama
84Brandon Doughty*167.12014Western Kentucky
85Cody Kessler*167.12014USC
86D'Eriq King*1672018Houston
87JaMarcus Russell*1672006LSU
88Zac Robinson*166.82008Oklahoma State
89Trevor Lawrence*166.72019Clemson
90Brian Brohm*166.72005Louisville
91Wes Counts166.62001Middle Tennessee State
92Andy Dalton*166.52010Texas Christian
93Brandon Allen*166.52015Arkansas
94Jeff Smoker*166.42001Michigan State
95Garrett Grayson*166.22014Colorado State
96Cade McNown*1661997UCLA
97Scott Tolzien*165.92010Wisconsin
98David Carr*165.92001Fresno State
99Ben Roethlisberger*165.82003Miami (OH)
100Vinny Testaverde165.81986Miami (FL)