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
16Holton Ahlers1331920182022East Carolina
17Colt McCoy*1325320062009Texas
18Aaron Murray*1316620102013Georgia
19Kevin Kolb*1296420032006Houston
20Dan Lefevour*1290520062009Central Michigan
21Cooper Rush*1289120132016Central Michigan
22Brandon Doughty*1285520112015Western Kentucky
23Derek Carr*1284320092013Fresno State
24Tim Rattay1274619971999Louisiana Tech
25Ryan Lindley*1269020082011San Diego State
26Luke McCown1266620002003Louisiana Tech
27Chris Redman1254119961999Louisville
28Chase Daniel*1251520052008Missouri
29Mason Fine*1250520162019North Texas
30Brent Stockstill*1248320142018Middle Tennessee State
31Trevor Vittatoe*1243920072010UTEP
32Kliff Kingsbury*1242919992002Texas Tech
33Sam Hartman*1234020182022Wake Forest
34Matt Barkley*1232720092012USC
35Kenny Pickett*1230320172021Pitt
36Jake Browning*1229620152018Washington
37Jared Goff*1219520132015California
38Drew Lock*1219320152018Missouri
39Brock Purdy*1217020182021Iowa State
40Zach Terrell*1210020132016Western Michigan
41Zac Dysert*1201320092012Miami (OH)
42Nick Mullens*1199420132016Southern Mississippi
43Shane Carden*1199120122014East Carolina
44Tajh Boyd*1190420102013Clemson
45Byron Leftwich*1190319982002Marshall
46Chase Holbrook1184620062008New Mexico State
47Carson Palmer*1181819982002USC
48Drew Brees*1179219972000Purdue
49Brady Quinn*1176220032006Notre Dame
50Russell Wilson*1172020082011Wisconsin
51Dane Evans*1168020132016Tulsa
52Geno Smith*1166220092012West Virginia
53Shane Buechele*1166020162020SMU
54David Greene*1152820012004Georgia
55Gino Guidugli*1145320012004Cincinnati
56Chad Pennington*1144619971999Marshall
57Sam Ehlinger*1143620172020Texas
58Todd Santos1142519841987San Diego State
59Keith Wenning*1140220102013Ball State
60Clayton Tune*1137920182022Houston
61Max Hall*1136520072009Brigham Young
62Tim Hiller*1132920052009Western Michigan
63Connor Halliday*1130820112014Washington State
64Tim Lester1129919961999Western Michigan
65Mike White*1126220132017Western Kentucky
66Patrick Mahomes*1125220142016Texas Tech
67Derek Anderson*1124920012004Oregon State
68Chris Leak*1121320032006Florida
69Peyton Manning1120119941997Tennessee
70Todd Reesing*1119420062009Kansas
71Curtis Painter*1116320052008Purdue
72Eric Zeier1115319911994Georgia
73Ryan Finley*1114720142018North Carolina State
74Jordan Palmer*1108420032006UTEP
75Jarret Doege*1106920172022Troy
76Charlie Frye1104920012004Akron
77John Beck*1102120032006Brigham Young
78Ryan Schneider1097620002003UCF
79Brady White*1094920152020Memphis
80Paul Smith*1093620032007Tulsa
81Adam Weber*1091720072010Minnesota
82Alex Brink1091320042007Washington State
Alex Van Pelt1091319891992Pitt
84David Neill1090319982001Nevada
85Austin Davis*1089220082011Southern Mississippi
86Jake Bentley*1088520162021South Alabama
87Danny Wuerffel1087519931996Florida
88Ben Roethlisberger*1082920012003Miami (OH)
89Marcus Mariota*1079620122014Oregon
90Brian Brohm*1077520042007Louisville
91Ryan Aplin*1075820092012Arkansas State
92Matt Linehan*1075220142017Idaho
93Clayton Thorson*1073120152018Northwestern
94Trevone Boykin*1072720122015TCU
95Cade McNown*1070819951998UCLA
96Dan Orlovsky*1070620012004Connecticut
97Steve Stenstrom*1070119911994Stanford
98Matt Leinart*1069320032005USC
99Brandon Silvers*1067720142017Troy
100P.J. Walker*1066820132016Temple
101Kevin Sweeney*1062319821986Fresno State
102Andrew Walter*1061720012004Arizona State
103Brett Basanez*1058020022005Northwestern
104Doug Flutie*1057919811984Boston College
105Justin Herbert*1054120162019Oregon
106Logan Woodside*1051420132017Toledo
107Dillon Gabriel*1051320192022Oklahoma
108Rudy Carpenter*1049120052008Arizona State
109Will Rogers*1042820202022Mississippi State
110Dorian Thompson-Robinson1042420182022UCLA
111Robert Griffin III*1036620082011Baylor
112Tyler Rogers*1036420142017New Mexico State
113Jared Lorenzen1035420002003Kentucky
114Cody Kessler*1033920122015USC
115Andy Dalton*1031420072010TCU
116Bo Nix*1031220192022Oregon
117Sam Howell*1028320192021North Carolina
118Brian McClure1028019821985Bowling Green State
119Kolton Browning*1026320102013Louisiana-Monroe
120Chris Reynolds*1026220182022Charlotte
121Troy Kopp1025819891992Pacific
122Desmond Ridder*1023920182021Cincinnati
123Danny Wimprine*1021520012004Memphis
124Charlie Brewer*1020220172022Liberty
125Sean Clifford*1018020182022Penn State
126Bryant Moniz*1016920092011Hawaii
127Deshaun Watson*1016820142016Clemson
128Paul Pinegar*1013620022005Fresno State
129Justice Hansen*1013320162018Arkansas State
130Eli Manning*1011920002003Ole Miss
131Tyler Sheehan*1011720062009Bowling Green State
132Rusty Smith1011220062009Florida Atlantic
133Colin Kaepernick*1009820072010Nevada
Trevor Lawrence*1009820182020Clemson
135Nathan Enderle*1008420072010Idaho
136Nick Foles*1006820072011Arizona
137Thaddeus Lewis1006520062009Duke
138Glenn Foley1003919901993Boston College
139Brad Kaaya*996820142016Miami (FL)
140Brett Hundley*996620122014UCLA
141Todd Ellis*995319861989South Carolina
142Layne Hatcher*994720192022Texas State
143Mark Herrmann*994619771980Purdue
144Ryan Radcliff*992220092012Central Michigan
145Cody Pickett*991619992003Washington
146Trace McSorley*989920152018Penn State
147Darrell Hackney*988620022005UAB
148Davis Webb*985220132016California
149Chris Weinke983919972000Florida State
150Ryan Dinwiddie*981920002003Boise State
Ben Hicks*981920152019Arkansas
152Teddy Bridgewater*981720112013Louisville
153Chase Clement*978520052008Rice
154Taylor Lamb*976320142017Appalachian State
155Riley Skinner*976220062009Wake Forest
156Garrett Gilbert*976120092013SMU
157Adrian Martinez975220182022Kansas State
158Sefo Liufau*974620132016Colorado
159David Blough*973420152018Purdue
160Chad Henne*971520042007Michigan
161Kedon Slovis*971120192022Pitt
162Steven Montez*971020152019Colorado
163Casey Clausen*970720002003Tennessee
164Casey Bramlet968420002003Wyoming
165Jonathan Smith*968019982001Oregon State
166Chuck Long*967119811985Iowa
167Charlie Whitehurst*966520022005Clemson
168Kellen Mond*966120172020Texas A&M
169Cody Fajardo*965920112014Nevada
170Malik Cunningham*964420182022Louisville
171Ben Bennett961419801983Duke
172Ken Dorsey*956519992002Miami (FL)
173Spencer Sanders*955320192022Oklahoma State
174Jim McMahon953619771981Brigham Young
175Bo Wallace*953420122014Ole Miss
176J'mar Smith*952320152019Louisiana Tech
177Caleb Evans952020162019Louisiana-Monroe
178Bret Meyer*949920042007Iowa State
179Joe Licata*948520122015Buffalo
180Jalen Hurts*947720162019Oklahoma
181G.J. Kinne*947220092011Tulsa
182Sean Renfree*946520092012Duke
183Jamie Barnette946119961999North Carolina State
184Stoney Case946019911994New Mexico
185McKenzie Milton*945820162021Florida State
186J.T. Barrett*943420142017Ohio State
187David Klingler943019881991Houston
Andrew Luck*943020092011Stanford
189Tanner Morgan*939620182022Minnesota
190Erik Wilhelm939319851988Oregon State
191Kevin Hogan*938520122015Stanford
192Mike Teel*938320052008Rutgers
193Jeremy Leach938219881991New Mexico
194T.J. Yates*937720072010North Carolina
195Dak Prescott*937620122015Mississippi State
196Carson Strong*936820182021Nevada
197Andre Woodson*936020042007Kentucky
198John Elway934919791982Stanford
199Daunte Culpepper934119961998UCF
200Eric Dungey*934020152018Syracuse
Josh Rosen*934020152017UCLA
202Kyle Orton*933720012004Purdue
203T.J. Rubley932419871991Tulsa
204Matt Ryan*931320042007Boston College
205Shane Matthews928719901992Florida
206Tim Tebow*928520062009Florida
207Brandon Weeden*926020082011Oklahoma State
208Gary Nova*925820112014Rutgers
209Nate Davis*923320062008Ball State
210Bruce Gradkowski*922520022005Toledo
211Jake Delhomme921619931996Louisiana
212Willie Tuitama*921120052008Arizona
213Patrick Ramsey*920519982001Tulane
214Levi Lewis*920320172021Louisiana
215Chase Brice*919820182022Appalachian State
216Connor Cook*919420122015Michigan State
217Kenny Hill*919220132017TCU
218Garrett Grayson*919020112014Colorado State
Ryan Nassib*919020092012Syracuse
220Jose Fuentes916819992002Utah State
221Rex Grossman*916420002002Florida
222Walter Church914219962000Eastern Michigan
223Kirk Cousins*913120082011Michigan State
224Tyler Tettleton*912920092013Ohio
225Pete Thomas911720102014Louisiana-Monroe
226Tommy Hodson911519861989LSU
227Alex McGough*909120142017Florida International
228Jason Martin906619931996Louisiana Tech
229Drew Plitt*906120172021Ball State
230Lamar Jackson*904320152017Louisville
231James Blackman*904020172022Arkansas State
232Brennan Armstrong*903420182022Virginia
233Bart Hendricks903019972000Boise State
234David Garrard902919982001East Carolina
235Ryan Griffin902620092012Tulane
236Spence Fischer902119921995Duke
237A.J. McCarron*901920102013Alabama
238John Navarre*901420002003Michigan
239Logan Thomas*900320102013Virginia Tech
240Steven Jyles898720022005Louisiana-Monroe
241Scott Mitchell898119871989Utah
242Riley Neal897820152019Vanderbilt
243Hendon Hooker*897420182022Tennessee
244Ian Book*894820172020Notre Dame
245Chandler Harnish*894420082011Northern Illinois
246Jeff Smoker*893220002003Michigan State
247Keith Price*892120102013Washington
248Tanner Price*889920102013Wake Forest
249Alex Carder*888620092012Western Michigan
250Joe Hamilton888219961999Georgia Tech