Passing Efficiency Rating Single Season Leaders and Records

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Leaders

  • Since 1956
  • Minimum 14 pass attempts per school game.
Leaders Table
Rk Player Rate Year School
1Tua Tagovailoa206.92019Alabama
2Joe Burrow2032019LSU
3Jalen Hurts202.32019Oklahoma
4Tua Tagovailoa*199.42018Alabama
5Kyler Murray*199.22018Oklahoma
6Baker Mayfield*198.92017Oklahoma
7Baker Mayfield*196.42016Oklahoma
8Justin Fields192.12019Ohio State
9Russell Wilson*191.82011Wisconsin
10Robert Griffin III*189.52011Baylor
11Tyler Huntley188.62019Utah
12Colt Brennan*1862006Hawaii
13Jameis Winston*184.82013Florida State
14Logan Woodside*183.32016Toledo
15Kellen Moore*182.62010Boise State
16Cam Newton*1822010Auburn
17Marcus Mariota*181.72014Oregon
18Stefan Lefors*181.72004Louisville
19Mike White*181.42016Western Kentucky
20Sam Bradford*180.82008Oklahoma
21Tanner Morgan180.42019Minnesota
22McKenzie Milton*179.32017UCF
23Vernon Adams*179.12015Oregon
24Shaun King*178.71998Tulane
25David Johnson*178.72008Tulsa
26Danny Wuerffel178.41995Florida
27Brady White177.72019Memphis
28Jim McMahon176.91980Brigham Young
29Sam Bradford*176.52007Oklahoma
30Alex Smith*176.52004Utah
31Brandon Doughty*176.52015Western Kentucky
32Ty Detmer175.61989Brigham Young
33Will Grier*175.52018West Virginia
34A.J. McCarron*175.32012Alabama
35Zach Terrell*175.22016Western Michigan
36Kellen Moore*175.22011Boise State
37Rudy Carpenter*1752005Arizona State
38Joe Hamilton1751999Georgia Tech
39Aaron Murray*174.82012Georgia
40Bryce Petty*174.32013Baylor
41Dwayne Haskins*174.12018Ohio State
42Case Keenum*1742011Houston
43Colt McCoy*173.82008Texas
44Steve Sarkisian173.61996Brigham Young
45Layne Hatcher173.52019Arkansas State
46Baker Mayfield*173.32015Oklahoma
47Jason Campbell*172.92004Auburn
48Johnny Manziel*172.92013Texas A&M
49Kerry Collins172.91994Penn State
50Jerry Rhome172.61964Tulsa
51Tim Tebow*172.52007Florida
52Tim Tebow*172.42008Florida
53Trevor Lawrence171.52019Clemson
54Zach Mettenberger*171.42013LSU
55Chad Pennington171.41999Marshall
56Jake Fromm*171.32018Georgia
57Nick Stevens*171.32016Colorado State
58Teddy Bridgewater*171.12013Louisville
59Michael Vick*171.11999Virginia Tech
60Kevin Hogan*1712015Stanford
61David Fales*170.82012San Jose State
62Rex Grossman170.82001Florida
63Bart Hendricks170.62000Boise State
64Danny Wuerffel170.61996Florida
65Mason Rudolph*170.62017Oklahoma State
66Philip Rivers*170.52003North Carolina State
67Daunte Culpepper170.21998UCF
68Andrew Luck*170.22010Stanford
69Brock Purdy*169.92018Iowa State
70J.T. Barrett*169.82014Ohio State
71Andrew Luck*169.72011Stanford
72Billy Blanton169.61996San Diego State
73Terrance Owens*169.22011Toledo
74John Beck*169.12006Brigham Young
75Greg McElroy*1692010Alabama
76Tajh Boyd*168.72013Clemson
77Ryan Higgins*168.62016Louisiana Tech
78Ty Detmer168.51991Brigham Young
79Steve Young168.51983Brigham Young
80Marcus Mariota*167.72013Oregon
81Kedon Slovis167.62019USC
82Jake Browning*167.52016Washington
83Akili Smith*167.31998Oregon
84Trent Dilfer*167.21993Fresno State
85Omar Jacobs*167.22004Bowling Green State
86A.J. McCarron*167.22013Alabama
87Brandon Doughty*167.12014Western Kentucky
88Cody Kessler*167.12014USC
89D'Eriq King*1672018Houston
90JaMarcus Russell*1672006LSU
91Zac Robinson*166.82008Oklahoma State
92Brian Brohm*166.72005Louisville
93Wes Counts166.62001Middle Tennessee State
94Andy Dalton*166.52010Texas Christian
95Brandon Allen*166.52015Arkansas
96Jeff Smoker*166.42001Michigan State
97Garrett Grayson*166.22014Colorado State
98Cade McNown*1661997UCLA
99Scott Tolzien*165.92010Wisconsin
100David Carr*165.92001Fresno State
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