Passing Yards Career Leaders and Records

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Leaders

  • Since 1956
Leaders Table
Rk Player Yds From To School
1Case Keenum*1921720072011Houston
2Timmy Chang*1707220002004Hawaii
3Landry Jones*1664620092012Oklahoma
4Graham Harrell*1579320052008Texas Tech
5Ty Detmer1503119881991Brigham Young
6Kellen Moore*1466720082011Boise State
7Baker Mayfield*1460720132017Oklahoma
8Luke Falk*1448120142017Washington State
9Colt Brennan*1419320052007Hawaii
10Rakeem Cato*1407920112014Marshall
11Mason Rudolph*1361820142017Oklahoma State
12Sean Mannion*1360020112014Oregon State
13Brett Rypien*1357820152018Boise State
14Philip Rivers*1348420002003North Carolina State
15Corey Robinson*1347720102013Troy
16Colt McCoy*1325320062009Texas
17Aaron Murray*1316620102013Georgia
18Kevin Kolb*1296420032006Houston
19Dan Lefevour*1290520062009Central Michigan
20Cooper Rush*1289120132016Central Michigan
21Brandon Doughty*1285520112015Western Kentucky
22Derek Carr*1284320092013Fresno State
23Tim Rattay1274619971999Louisiana Tech
24Ryan Lindley*1269020082011San Diego State
25Luke McCown1266620002003Louisiana Tech
26Chris Redman1254119961999Louisville
27Chase Daniel*1251520052008Missouri
28Mason Fine*1250520162019North Texas
29Brent Stockstill*1248320142018Middle Tennessee State
30Trevor Vittatoe*1243920072010UTEP
31Kliff Kingsbury*1242919992002Texas Tech
32Matt Barkley*1232720092012USC
33Jake Browning*1229620152018Washington
34Jared Goff*1219520132015California
35Drew Lock*1219320152018Missouri
36Zach Terrell*1210020132016Western Michigan
37Zac Dysert*1201320092012Miami (OH)
38Nick Mullens*1199420132016Southern Mississippi
39Shane Carden*1199120122014East Carolina
40Tajh Boyd*1190420102013Clemson
41Byron Leftwich*1190319982002Marshall
42Chase Holbrook1184620062008New Mexico State
43Carson Palmer*1181819982002USC
44Drew Brees*1179219972000Purdue
45Brady Quinn*1176220032006Notre Dame
46Russell Wilson*1172020082011Wisconsin
47Dane Evans*1168020132016Tulsa
48Geno Smith*1166220092012West Virginia
49Shane Buechele*1166020162020SMU
50David Greene*1152820012004Georgia
51Gino Guidugli*1145320012004Cincinnati
52Chad Pennington*1144619971999Marshall
53Sam Ehlinger*1143620172020Texas
54Todd Santos1142519841987San Diego State
55Keith Wenning*1140220102013Ball State
56Max Hall*1136520072009Brigham Young
57Tim Hiller*1132920052009Western Michigan
58Connor Halliday*1130820112014Washington State
59Tim Lester1129919961999Western Michigan
60Mike White*1126220132017Western Kentucky
61Patrick Mahomes*1125220142016Texas Tech
62Derek Anderson*1124920012004Oregon State
63Chris Leak*1121320032006Florida
64Peyton Manning1120119941997Tennessee
65Todd Reesing*1119420062009Kansas
66Curtis Painter*1116320052008Purdue
67Eric Zeier1115319911994Georgia
68Ryan Finley*1114720142018North Carolina State
69Jordan Palmer*1108420032006UTEP
70Charlie Frye1104920012004Akron
71John Beck*1102120032006Brigham Young
72Ryan Schneider1097620002003UCF
73Brady White*1094920152020Memphis
74Paul Smith*1093620032007Tulsa
75Adam Weber*1091720072010Minnesota
76Alex Brink1091320042007Washington State
Alex Van Pelt1091319891992Pitt
78David Neill1090319982001Nevada
79Austin Davis*1089220082011Southern Mississippi
80Danny Wuerffel1087519931996Florida
81Ben Roethlisberger*1082920012003Miami (OH)
82Marcus Mariota*1079620122014Oregon
83Brian Brohm*1077520042007Louisville
84Ryan Aplin*1075820092012Arkansas State
85Matt Linehan*1075220142017Idaho
86Clayton Thorson*1073120152018Northwestern
87Trevone Boykin*1072720122015Texas Christian
88Cade McNown*1070819951998UCLA
89Dan Orlovsky*1070620012004Connecticut
90Steve Stenstrom*1070119911994Stanford
91Matt Leinart*1069320032005USC
92Brandon Silvers*1067720142017Troy
93P.J. Walker*1066820132016Temple
94Kevin Sweeney*1062319821986Fresno State
95Andrew Walter*1061720012004Arizona State
96Brett Basanez*1058020022005Northwestern
97Doug Flutie*1057919811984Boston College
98Justin Herbert*1054120162019Oregon
99Logan Woodside*1051420132017Toledo
100Rudy Carpenter*1049120052008Arizona State
101Robert Griffin III*1036620082011Baylor
102Tyler Rogers*1036420142017New Mexico State
103Jared Lorenzen1035420002003Kentucky
104Cody Kessler*1033920122015USC
105Andy Dalton*1031420072010Texas Christian
106Brian McClure1028019821985Bowling Green State
107Kolton Browning*1026320102013Louisiana-Monroe
108Troy Kopp1025819891992Pacific
109Danny Wimprine*1021520012004Memphis
110Bryant Moniz*1016920092011Hawaii
111Deshaun Watson*1016820142016Clemson
112Paul Pinegar*1013620022005Fresno State
113Justice Hansen*1013320162018Arkansas State
114Eli Manning*1011920002003Ole Miss
115Tyler Sheehan*1011720062009Bowling Green State
116Rusty Smith1011220062009Florida Atlantic
117Colin Kaepernick*1009820072010Nevada
Trevor Lawrence*1009820182020Clemson
119Nathan Enderle*1008420072010Idaho
120Nick Foles*1006820072011Arizona
121Thaddeus Lewis1006520062009Duke
122Glenn Foley1003919901993Boston College
123Brad Kaaya*996820142016Miami (FL)
124Brett Hundley*996620122014UCLA
125Todd Ellis*995319861989South Carolina
126Mark Herrmann*994619771980Purdue
127Ryan Radcliff*992220092012Central Michigan
128Cody Pickett*991619992003Washington
129Trace McSorley*989920152018Penn State
130Darrell Hackney*988620022005UAB
131Davis Webb*985220132016California
132Chris Weinke983919972000Florida State
133Ryan Dinwiddie*981920002003Boise State
Ben Hicks*981920152019Arkansas
135Teddy Bridgewater*981720112013Louisville
136Chase Clement*978520052008Rice
137Taylor Lamb*976320142017Appalachian State
138Riley Skinner*976220062009Wake Forest
139Garrett Gilbert*976120092013SMU
140Sefo Liufau*974620132016Colorado
141David Blough*973420152018Purdue
142Chad Henne*971520042007Michigan
143Steven Montez*971020152019Colorado
144Casey Clausen*970720002003Tennessee
145Charlie Brewer*970020172020Baylor
146Casey Bramlet968420002003Wyoming
147Jonathan Smith*968019982001Oregon State
148Chuck Long*967119811985Iowa
149Charlie Whitehurst*966520022005Clemson
150Kellen Mond*966120172020Texas A&M
151Cody Fajardo*965920112014Nevada
152Ben Bennett961419801983Duke
153Ken Dorsey*956519992002Miami (FL)
154Jim McMahon953619771981Brigham Young
155Bo Wallace*953420122014Ole Miss
156J'mar Smith*952320152019Louisiana Tech
157Caleb Evans952020162019Louisiana-Monroe
158Bret Meyer*949920042007Iowa State
159Joe Licata*948520122015Buffalo
160Jalen Hurts*947720162019Oklahoma
161G.J. Kinne*947220092011Tulsa
162Sean Renfree*946520092012Duke
163Jamie Barnette946119961999North Carolina State
164Stoney Case946019911994New Mexico
165J.T. Barrett*943420142017Ohio State
166David Klingler943019881991Houston
Andrew Luck*943020092011Stanford
168Erik Wilhelm939319851988Oregon State
169Kevin Hogan*938520122015Stanford
170Mike Teel*938320052008Rutgers
171Jeremy Leach938219881991New Mexico
172T.J. Yates*937720072010North Carolina
173Dak Prescott*937620122015Mississippi State
174Andre Woodson*936020042007Kentucky
175John Elway934919791982Stanford
176Daunte Culpepper934119961998UCF
177Eric Dungey*934020152018Syracuse
Josh Rosen*934020152017UCLA
179Kyle Orton*933720012004Purdue
180T.J. Rubley932419871991Tulsa
181Matt Ryan*931320042007Boston College
182Shane Matthews928719901992Florida
183Tim Tebow*928520062009Florida
184Brandon Weeden*926020082011Oklahoma State
185Gary Nova*925820112014Rutgers
186Nate Davis*923320062008Ball State
187Bruce Gradkowski*922520022005Toledo
188Jake Delhomme921619931996Louisiana
189Willie Tuitama*921120052008Arizona
190Patrick Ramsey*920519982001Tulane
191Connor Cook*919420122015Michigan State
192Kenny Hill*919220132017Texas Christian
193Garrett Grayson*919020112014Colorado State
Ryan Nassib*919020092012Syracuse
195Jose Fuentes916819992002Utah State
196Rex Grossman*916420002002Florida
197Walter Church914219962000Eastern Michigan
198Kirk Cousins*913120082011Michigan State
199Tyler Tettleton*912920092013Ohio
200Pete Thomas911720102014Louisiana-Monroe
201Tommy Hodson911519861989LSU
202Alex McGough*909120142017Florida International
203Jason Martin906619931996Louisiana Tech
204Lamar Jackson*904320152017Louisville
205Bart Hendricks903019972000Boise State
206David Garrard902919982001East Carolina
207Ryan Griffin902620092012Tulane
208Spence Fischer902119921995Duke
209A.J. McCarron*901920102013Alabama
210John Navarre*901420002003Michigan
211Logan Thomas*900320102013Virginia Tech
212Steven Jyles898720022005Louisiana-Monroe
213Brock Purdy*898220182020Iowa State
214Scott Mitchell898119871989Utah
215Riley Neal897820152019Vanderbilt
216Ian Book*894820172020Notre Dame
217Chandler Harnish*894420082011Northern Illinois
218Jeff Smoker*893220002003Michigan State
219Keith Price*892120102013Washington
220Tanner Price*889920102013Wake Forest
221Alex Carder*888620092012Western Michigan
222Joe Hamilton888219961999Georgia Tech
223Tommy Armstrong Jr*887120132016Nebraska
224Kyle Shurmur*886520152018Vanderbilt
225Paxton Lynch*886320132015Memphis
226Joe Burrow*885220152019LSU
227Matt Johnson*884620122015Bowling Green State
228Brett Smith*883420112013Wyoming
229Jason Gesser*883019992002Washington State
230Jacory Harris*882620082011Miami (FL)
231Taylor Kelly*881920112014Arizona State
232Shea Patterson*880020162019Michigan
233John Wolford*879420142017Wake Forest
234Darian Durant*875420012004North Carolina
235Drew Willy*874820052008Buffalo
236Brad Tayles871719891992Western Michigan
237Greg Ward Jr.*870420132016Houston
238Erik Ainge*870020042007Tennessee
239Jay Cutler869720022005Vanderbilt
240Shaun King*869519951998Tulane
241Jason McKinley869419972000Houston
242McKenzie Milton*868320162020UCF
243Matt Grothe*866920062009South Florida
244James Morgan*865420152019Florida International
245Brad Smith*864420022005Missouri
246Seth Doege*863620092012Texas Tech
247Jake Plummer862619931996Arizona State
248Brogan Roback*862420132017Eastern Michigan
Manny Wilkins*862420152018Arizona State
250Jordan Love*860020172019Utah State