Passing Efficiency Rating Year-by-Year 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
Year Player Rate School
2017Baker Mayfield200.42Oklahoma
2016Baker Mayfield*196.39Oklahoma
2015Vernon Adams*179.08Oregon
2014Marcus Mariota*181.74Oregon
2013Jameis Winston*184.84Florida State
2012A.J. McCarron*175.28Alabama
2011Russell Wilson*191.78Wisconsin
2010Kellen Moore*182.63Boise State
2009Tim Tebow*164.17Florida
2008Sam Bradford*180.84Oklahoma
2007Sam Bradford*176.53Oklahoma
2006Colt Brennan*185.96Hawaii
2005Rudy Carpenter*175.01Arizona State
2004Stefan Lefors*181.74Louisville
2003Philip Rivers*170.49North Carolina State
2002Brad Banks*157.12Iowa
2001Rex Grossman170.75Florida
2000Bart Hendricks170.63Boise State
1999Joe Hamilton175.00Georgia Tech
1998Shaun King*178.71Tulane
1997Cade McNown*166.01UCLA
1996Steve Sarkisian173.56Brigham Young
1995Danny Wuerffel178.41Florida
1994Kerry Collins172.85Penn State
1993Trent Dilfer*167.20Fresno State
1992Elvis Grbac*150.18Michigan
1991Ty Detmer168.51Brigham Young
1990Shawn Moore160.71Virginia
1989Ty Detmer175.64Brigham Young
1988Major Harris*159.17West Virginia
1987Don McPherson164.30Syracuse
1986Vinny Testaverde165.79Miami (FL)
1985Kerwin Bell159.38Florida
1984Chuck Long*156.45Iowa
1983Steve Young168.45Brigham Young
1982Tom Ramsey*151.53UCLA
1981Jim McMahon154.99Brigham Young
1980Jim McMahon176.87Brigham Young
1979Turk Schonert163.15Stanford
1978David Henderson152.45Furman
1977Dave Wilson164.17Ball State
1976Steve Haynes146.85Louisiana Tech
1975Jim Kubacki147.61Harvard
1974Steve Joachim150.14Temple
1973Danny White157.38Arizona State
1972John Hufnagel148.04Penn State
1971Jerry Tagge*149.24Nebraska
1970Pat Sullivan148.16Auburn
1969Dennis Shaw162.16San Diego State
1968Brian Dowling165.77Yale
1967Bill Andrejko140.60Villanova
1966Dewey Warren142.16Tennessee
1965Steve Sloan153.78Alabama
1964Jerry Rhome172.60Tulsa
1963Bob Berry164.04Oregon
1962Terry Baker146.55Oregon State
1961Eddie Wilson134.22Arizona
1960Charley Johnson134.08New Mexico State
1959Dick Soergel131.48Oklahoma State
1958Randy Duncan*136.84Iowa
1957Bob Newman126.46Washington State
1956Bob Reinhart121.27San Jose State

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