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
28Brent Stockstill*1248320142018Middle Tennessee State
29Trevor Vittatoe*1243920072010UTEP
30Kliff Kingsbury*1242919992002Texas Tech
31Matt Barkley*1232720092012USC
32Jake Browning*1229620152018Washington
33Jared Goff*1219520132015California
34Drew Lock*1219320152018Missouri
35Zach Terrell*1210020132016Western Michigan
36Zac Dysert*1201320092012Miami (OH)
37Nick Mullens*1199420132016Southern Mississippi
38Shane Carden*1199120122014East Carolina
39Tajh Boyd*1190420102013Clemson
40Byron Leftwich*1190319982002Marshall
41Chase Holbrook1184620062008New Mexico State
42Carson Palmer*1181819982002USC
43Drew Brees*1179219972000Purdue
44Brady Quinn*1176220032006Notre Dame
45Russell Wilson*1172020082011Wisconsin
46Dane Evans*1168020132016Tulsa
47Geno Smith*1166220092012West Virginia
48David Greene*1152820012004Georgia
49Gino Guidugli*1145320012004Cincinnati
50Chad Pennington*1144619971999Marshall
51Todd Santos1142519841987San Diego State
52Keith Wenning*1140220102013Ball State
53Max Hall*1136520072009Brigham Young
54Tim Hiller*1132920052009Western Michigan
55Connor Halliday*1130820112014Washington State
56Tim Lester1129919961999Western Michigan
57Mike White*1126220132017Western Kentucky
58Patrick Mahomes*1125220142017Texas Tech
59Derek Anderson*1124920012004Oregon State
60Chris Leak*1121320032006Florida
61Peyton Manning1120119941997Tennessee
62Todd Reesing*1119420062009Kansas
63Curtis Painter*1116320052008Purdue
64Eric Zeier1115319911994Georgia
65Ryan Finley*1114720142018North Carolina State
66Jordan Palmer*1108420032006UTEP
67Charlie Frye1104920012004Akron
68John Beck*1102120032006Brigham Young
69Ryan Schneider1097620002003UCF
70Paul Smith*1093620032007Tulsa
71Adam Weber*1091720072010Minnesota
72Alex Brink1091320042007Washington State
Alex Van Pelt1091319891992Pitt
74David Neill1090319982001Nevada
75Austin Davis*1089220082011Southern Mississippi
76Danny Wuerffel1087519931996Florida
77Ben Roethlisberger*1082920012003Miami (OH)
78Marcus Mariota*1079620122014Oregon
79Brian Brohm*1077520042007Louisville
80Doug Flutie*1075919811984Boston College
81Ryan Aplin*1075820092012Arkansas State
82Matt Linehan*1075220142017Idaho
83Clayton Thorson*1073120152018Northwestern
84Trevone Boykin*1072720122015Texas Christian
85Cade McNown*1070819951998UCLA
86Dan Orlovsky*1070620012004Connecticut
87Steve Stenstrom*1070119911994Stanford
88Matt Leinart*1069320032005USC
89Brandon Silvers*1067720142017Troy
90P.J. Walker*1066820132016Temple
91Kevin Sweeney*1062319821986Fresno State
92Andrew Walter*1061720012004Arizona State
93Brett Basanez*1058020022005Northwestern
94Logan Woodside*1051420132017Toledo
95Rudy Carpenter*1049120052008Arizona State
96Robert Griffin III*1036620082011Baylor
97Tyler Rogers*1036420142017New Mexico State
98Jared Lorenzen1035420002003Kentucky
99Cody Kessler*1033920122015USC
100Andy Dalton*1031420072010Texas Christian
101Brian McClure1028019821985Bowling Green State
102Kolton Browning*1026320102013Louisiana-Monroe
103Troy Kopp1025819891992Pacific
104Danny Wimprine*1021520012004Memphis
105Bryant Moniz*1016920092011Hawaii
106Deshaun Watson*1016820142016Clemson
107Paul Pinegar*1013620022005Fresno State
108Justice Hansen*1013320162018Arkansas State
109Eli Manning*1011920002003Ole Miss
110Tyler Sheehan*1011720062009Bowling Green State
111Rusty Smith1011220062009Florida Atlantic
112Colin Kaepernick*1009820072010Nevada
113Nathan Enderle*1008420072010Idaho
114Nick Foles*1006820072011Arizona
115Thaddeus Lewis1006520062009Duke
116Glenn Foley1003919901993Boston College
117Brad Kaaya*996820142016Miami (FL)
118Brett Hundley*996620122014UCLA
119Todd Ellis*995319861989South Carolina
120Mark Herrmann*994619771980Purdue
121Ryan Radcliff*992220092012Central Michigan
122Cody Pickett*991619992003Washington
123Trace McSorley*989920152018Penn State
124Darrell Hackney*988620022005UAB
125Davis Webb*985220132016California
126Chris Weinke983919972000Florida State
127Ryan Dinwiddie*981920002003Boise State
128Teddy Bridgewater*981720112013Louisville
129Chase Clement*978520052008Rice
130Taylor Lamb*976320142017Appalachian State
131Riley Skinner*976220062009Wake Forest
132Garrett Gilbert*976120092013SMU
133Sefo Liufau*974620132016Colorado
134David Blough*973420152018Purdue
135Chad Henne*971520042007Michigan
136Casey Clausen*970720002003Tennessee
137Casey Bramlet968420002003Wyoming
138Jonathan Smith*968019982001Oregon State
139Chuck Long*967119811985Iowa
140Charlie Whitehurst*966520022005Clemson
141Cody Fajardo*965920112014Nevada
142Ben Bennett961419801983Duke
143Ken Dorsey*956519992002Miami (FL)
144Jim McMahon953619771981Brigham Young
145Bo Wallace*953420122014Ole Miss
146Bret Meyer*949920042007Iowa State
147Joe Licata*948520122015Buffalo
148G.J. Kinne*947220092011Tulsa
149Sean Renfree*946520092012Duke
150Jamie Barnette946119961999North Carolina State
151Stoney Case946019911994New Mexico
152J.T. Barrett*943420142017Ohio State
153David Klingler943019881991Houston
Andrew Luck*943020092011Stanford
155Mason Fine*941720162018North Texas
156Erik Wilhelm939319851988Oregon State
157Kevin Hogan*938520122015Stanford
158Mike Teel*938320052008Rutgers
159Jeremy Leach938219881991New Mexico
160T.J. Yates*937720072010North Carolina
161Dak Prescott*937620122015Mississippi State
162Andre Woodson*936020042007Kentucky
163John Elway934919791982Stanford
164Daunte Culpepper934119961998UCF
165Eric Dungey*934020152018Syracuse
Josh Rosen*934020152017UCLA
167Kyle Orton*933720012004Purdue
168T.J. Rubley932419871991Tulsa
169Matt Ryan*931320042007Boston College
170Shane Matthews928719901992Florida
171Tim Tebow*928520062009Florida
172Brandon Weeden*926020082011Oklahoma State
173Gary Nova*925820112014Rutgers
174Nate Davis*923320062008Ball State
175Bruce Gradkowski*922520022005Toledo
176Jake Delhomme921619931996Louisiana
177Willie Tuitama*921120052008Arizona
178Patrick Ramsey*920519982001Tulane
179Connor Cook*919420122015Michigan State
180Kenny Hill*919220132017Texas Christian
181Garrett Grayson*919020112014Colorado State
Ryan Nassib*919020092012Syracuse
183Jose Fuentes916819992002Utah State
184Rex Grossman*916420002002Florida
185Walter Church914219962000Eastern Michigan
186Kirk Cousins*913120082011Michigan State
187Tyler Tettleton*912920092013Ohio
188Pete Thomas911720102014Louisiana-Monroe
189Tommy Hodson911519861989LSU
190Alex McGough*909120142017Florida International
191Ben Hicks*908120152018SMU
192Jason Martin906619931996Louisiana Tech
193Lamar Jackson*904320152017Louisville
194Bart Hendricks903019972000Boise State
195David Garrard902919982001East Carolina
196Ryan Griffin902620092012Tulane
197Spence Fischer902119921995Duke
198A.J. McCarron*901920102013Alabama
199John Navarre*901420002003Michigan
200Logan Thomas*900320102013Virginia Tech
201Steven Jyles898720022005Louisiana-Monroe
202Scott Mitchell898119871989Utah
203Chandler Harnish*894420082011Northern Illinois
204Jeff Smoker*893220002003Michigan State
205Keith Price*892120102013Washington
206Tanner Price*889920102013Wake Forest
207Alex Carder*888620092012Western Michigan
208Joe Hamilton888219961999Georgia Tech
209Tommy Armstrong Jr*887120132016Nebraska
210Kyle Shurmur*886520152018Vanderbilt
211Paxton Lynch*886320132015Memphis
212Matt Johnson*884620122015Bowling Green State
213Brett Smith*883420112013Wyoming
214Jason Gesser*883019992002Washington State
215Jacory Harris*882620082011Miami (FL)
216Taylor Kelly*881920112014Arizona State
217John Wolford*879420142017Wake Forest
218Darian Durant*875420012004North Carolina
219Drew Willy*874820052008Buffalo
220Brad Tayles871719891992Western Michigan
221Greg Ward Jr.*870420132016Houston
222Erik Ainge*870020042007Tennessee
223Jay Cutler869720022005Vanderbilt
224Shaun King*869519951998Tulane
225Jason McKinley869419972000Houston
226McKenzie Milton*868320162018UCF
227Matt Grothe*866920062009South Florida
228Brad Smith*864420022005Missouri
229Seth Doege*863620092012Texas Tech
230Jake Plummer862619931996Arizona State
231Brogan Roback*862420132017Eastern Michigan
Manny Wilkins*862420152018Arizona State
233Dan Marino*859719791982Pitt
234Tino Sunseri*859020092012Pitt
235Nathan Scheelhaase*856820102013Illinois
236Dave Ragone*856419992002Louisville
237Will Grier*855620152018West Virginia
238Steve Taneyhill855519921995South Carolina
239Nick Stevens*855420142017Colorado State
240Drew Olson*853220022005UCLA
241Tyler Jones850120132016Texas State
242Ryan Hart*848220022005Rutgers
243Rob Johnson*847219911994USC
244Marvin Graves846619901993Syracuse
245Kurt Kittner*846019982001Illinois
246Christian Hackenberg*845720132015Penn State
247Shawn Jones844119891992Georgia Tech
248Tim Couch843519961998Kentucky
249B.J. Daniels*843320082012South Florida
250Sam Bradford*840320072009Oklahoma

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