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
13Philip Rivers*1348420002003North Carolina State
14Corey Robinson*1347720102013Troy
15Colt McCoy*1325320062009Texas
16Aaron Murray*1316620102013Georgia
17Kevin Kolb*1296420032006Houston
18Dan Lefevour*1290520062009Central Michigan
19Cooper Rush*1289120132016Central Michigan
20Brandon Doughty*1285520112015Western Kentucky
21Derek Carr*1284320092013Fresno State
22Tim Rattay1274619971999Louisiana Tech
23Ryan Lindley*1269020082011San Diego State
24Luke McCown1266620002003Louisiana Tech
25Chris Redman1254119961999Louisville
26Chase Daniel*1251520052008Missouri
27Trevor Vittatoe*1243920072010UTEP
28Kliff Kingsbury*1242919992002Texas Tech
29Matt Barkley*1232720092012USC
30Jared Goff*1219520132015California
31Zach Terrell*1210020132016Western Michigan
32Zac Dysert*1201320092012Miami (OH)
33Nick Mullens*1199420132016Southern Mississippi
34Shane Carden*1199120122014East Carolina
35Tajh Boyd*1190420102013Clemson
36Byron Leftwich*1190319982002Marshall
37Chase Holbrook1184620062008New Mexico State
38Carson Palmer*1181819982002USC
39Drew Brees*1179219972000Purdue
40Brady Quinn*1176220032006Notre Dame
41Russell Wilson*1172020082011Wisconsin
42Dane Evans*1168020132016Tulsa
43Geno Smith*1166220092012West Virginia
44David Greene*1152820012004Georgia
45Gino Guidugli*1145320012004Cincinnati
46Chad Pennington*1144619971999Marshall
47Todd Santos1142519841987San Diego State
48Keith Wenning*1140220102013Ball State
49Max Hall*1136520072009Brigham Young
50Tim Hiller*1132920052009Western Michigan
51Connor Halliday*1130820112014Washington State
52Tim Lester1129919961999Western Michigan
53Mike White*1126220132017Western Kentucky
54Patrick Mahomes*1125220142017Texas Tech
55Derek Anderson*1124920012004Oregon State
56Chris Leak*1121320032006Florida
57Peyton Manning1120119941997Tennessee
58Todd Reesing*1119420062009Kansas
59Curtis Painter*1116320052008Purdue
60Eric Zeier1115319911994Georgia
61Jordan Palmer*1108420032006UTEP
62Charlie Frye1104920012004Akron
63John Beck*1102120032006Brigham Young
64Ryan Schneider1097620002003UCF
65Paul Smith*1093620032007Tulsa
66Brett Rypien*1092020152018Boise State
67Adam Weber*1091720072010Minnesota
68Alex Brink1091320042007Washington State
Alex Van Pelt1091319891992Pitt
70David Neill1090319982001Nevada
71Austin Davis*1089220082011Southern Mississippi
72Danny Wuerffel1087519931996Florida
73Ben Roethlisberger*1082920012003Miami (OH)
74Marcus Mariota*1079620122014Oregon
75Brian Brohm*1077520042007Louisville
76Doug Flutie*1075919811984Boston College
77Ryan Aplin*1075820092012Arkansas State
78Matt Linehan*1075220142017Idaho
79Trevone Boykin*1072720122015Texas Christian
80Cade McNown*1070819951998UCLA
81Dan Orlovsky*1070620012004Connecticut
82Steve Stenstrom*1070119911994Stanford
83Matt Leinart*1069320032005USC
84Brandon Silvers*1067720142017Troy
85P.J. Walker*1066820132016Temple
86Kevin Sweeney*1062319821986Fresno State
87Andrew Walter*1061720012004Arizona State
88Brett Basanez*1058020022005Northwestern
89Logan Woodside*1051420132017Toledo
90Rudy Carpenter*1049120052008Arizona State
91Robert Griffin III*1036620082011Baylor
92Tyler Rogers*1036420142017New Mexico State
93Jared Lorenzen1035420002003Kentucky
94Cody Kessler*1033920122015USC
95Andy Dalton*1031420072010Texas Christian
96Brian McClure1028019821985Bowling Green State
97Kolton Browning*1026320102013Louisiana-Monroe
98Troy Kopp1025819891992Pacific
99Danny Wimprine*1021520012004Memphis
100Bryant Moniz*1016920092011Hawaii
101Deshaun Watson*1016820142016Clemson
102Paul Pinegar*1013620022005Fresno State
103Eli Manning*1011920002003Ole Miss
104Tyler Sheehan*1011720062009Bowling Green State
105Rusty Smith1011220062009Florida Atlantic
106Colin Kaepernick*1009820072010Nevada
107Nathan Enderle*1008420072010Idaho
108Nick Foles*1006820072011Arizona
109Thaddeus Lewis1006520062009Duke
110Glenn Foley1003919901993Boston College
111Brad Kaaya*996820142016Miami (FL)
112Brett Hundley*996620122014UCLA
113Todd Ellis*995319861989South Carolina
114Mark Herrmann*994619771980Purdue
115Ryan Radcliff*992220092012Central Michigan
116Cody Pickett*991619992003Washington
117Darrell Hackney*988620022005UAB
118Jake Browning*986820152018Washington
119Davis Webb*985220132016California
120Chris Weinke983919972000Florida State
121Ryan Dinwiddie*981920002003Boise State
122Teddy Bridgewater*981720112013Louisville
123Chase Clement*978520052008Rice
124Taylor Lamb*976320142017Appalachian State
125Riley Skinner*976220062009Wake Forest
126Garrett Gilbert*976120092013SMU
127Drew Lock*975720152018Missouri
128Sefo Liufau*974620132016Colorado
129Chad Henne*971520042007Michigan
130Casey Clausen*970720002003Tennessee
131Casey Bramlet968420002003Wyoming
132Jonathan Smith*968019982001Oregon State
133Chuck Long*967119811985Iowa
134Charlie Whitehurst*966520022005Clemson
135Cody Fajardo*965920112014Nevada
136Brent Stockstill*965120142018Middle Tennessee State
137Ben Bennett961419801983Duke
138Ken Dorsey*956519992002Miami (FL)
139Jim McMahon953619771981Brigham Young
140Bo Wallace*953420122014Ole Miss
141Bret Meyer*949920042007Iowa State
142Joe Licata*948520122015Buffalo
143G.J. Kinne*947220092011Tulsa
144Sean Renfree*946520092012Duke
145Jamie Barnette946119961999North Carolina State
146Stoney Case946019911994New Mexico
147J.T. Barrett*943420142017Ohio State
148David Klingler943019881991Houston
Andrew Luck*943020092011Stanford
150Erik Wilhelm939319851988Oregon State
151Kevin Hogan*938520122015Stanford
152Mike Teel*938320052008Rutgers
153Jeremy Leach938219881991New Mexico
154T.J. Yates*937720072010North Carolina
155Dak Prescott*937620122015Mississippi State
156Andre Woodson*936020042007Kentucky
157John Elway934919791982Stanford
158Daunte Culpepper934119961998UCF
159Josh Rosen*934020152017UCLA
160Kyle Orton*933720012004Purdue
161T.J. Rubley932419871991Tulsa
162Matt Ryan*931320042007Boston College
163Shane Matthews928719901992Florida
164Tim Tebow*928520062009Florida
165Brandon Weeden*926020082011Oklahoma State
166Gary Nova*925820112014Rutgers
167Nate Davis*923320062008Ball State
168Bruce Gradkowski*922520022005Toledo
169Jake Delhomme921619931996Louisiana
170Willie Tuitama*921120052008Arizona
171Patrick Ramsey*920519982001Tulane
172Connor Cook*919420122015Michigan State
173Kenny Hill*919220132017Texas Christian
174Garrett Grayson*919020112014Colorado State
Ryan Nassib*919020092012Syracuse
176Jose Fuentes916819992002Utah State
177Rex Grossman*916420002002Florida
178Walter Church914219962000Eastern Michigan
179Kirk Cousins*913120082011Michigan State
180Tyler Tettleton*912920092013Ohio
181Pete Thomas911720102014Louisiana-Monroe
182Tommy Hodson911519861989LSU
183Alex McGough*909120142017Florida International
184Jason Martin906619931996Louisiana Tech
185Lamar Jackson*904320152017Louisville
186Bart Hendricks903019972000Boise State
187David Garrard902919982001East Carolina
188Ryan Griffin902620092012Tulane
189Spence Fischer902119921995Duke
190A.J. McCarron*901920102013Alabama
191John Navarre*901420002003Michigan
192Logan Thomas*900320102013Virginia Tech
193Steven Jyles898720022005Louisiana-Monroe
194Scott Mitchell898119871989Utah
195Chandler Harnish*894420082011Northern Illinois
196Jeff Smoker*893220002003Michigan State
197Keith Price*892120102013Washington
198Tanner Price*889920102013Wake Forest
199Alex Carder*888620092012Western Michigan
200Joe Hamilton888219961999Georgia Tech
201Tommy Armstrong Jr*887120132016Nebraska
202Paxton Lynch*886320132015Memphis
203Matt Johnson*884620122015Bowling Green State
204Brett Smith*883420112013Wyoming
205Jason Gesser*883019992002Washington State
206Jacory Harris*882620082011Miami (FL)
207Taylor Kelly*881920112014Arizona State
208John Wolford*879420142017Wake Forest
209Darian Durant*875420012004North Carolina
210Drew Willy*874820052008Buffalo
211Brad Tayles871719891992Western Michigan
212Greg Ward Jr.*870420132016Houston
213Erik Ainge*870020042007Tennessee
214Jay Cutler869720022005Vanderbilt
215Shaun King*869519951998Tulane
216Jason McKinley869419972000Houston
217Matt Grothe*866920062009South Florida
218Brad Smith*864420022005Missouri
219Seth Doege*863620092012Texas Tech
220Jake Plummer862619931996Arizona State
221Brogan Roback*862420132017Eastern Michigan
222Dan Marino*859719791982Pitt
223Tino Sunseri*859020092012Pitt
224Nathan Scheelhaase*856820102013Illinois
225Dave Ragone*856419992002Louisville
226Steve Taneyhill855519921995South Carolina
227Nick Stevens*855420142017Colorado State
228Drew Olson*853220022005UCLA
229Tyler Jones850120132016Texas State
230Ryan Hart*848220022005Rutgers
231Rob Johnson*847219911994USC
232Marvin Graves846619901993Syracuse
233Kurt Kittner*846019982001Illinois
234Christian Hackenberg*845720132015Penn State
235Shawn Jones844119891992Georgia Tech
236Tim Couch843519961998Kentucky
237B.J. Daniels*843320082012South Florida
238Sam Bradford*840320072009Oklahoma
239Robbie Bosco840019831985Brigham Young
240Chris Rix*839020012004Florida State
John Walsh839019911994Brigham Young
242Donovan McNabb838919951998Syracuse
243Ryan Mallett*838520072010Arkansas
244David Fales*838220122013San Jose State
245Major Applewhite*835319982001Texas
246Bill Musgrave*834319871990Oregon
Tyler Palko*834320022006Pitt
248Chase Litton*833520152017Marshall
249Zac Robinson*831720062009Oklahoma State
250Danny O'Neil*830119911994Oregon
Clayton Thorson*830120152018Northwestern

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