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
49David Greene*1152820012004Georgia
50Gino Guidugli*1145320012004Cincinnati
51Chad Pennington*1144619971999Marshall
52Todd Santos1142519841987San Diego State
53Keith Wenning*1140220102013Ball State
54Max Hall*1136520072009Brigham Young
55Tim Hiller*1132920052009Western Michigan
56Connor Halliday*1130820112014Washington State
57Tim Lester1129919961999Western Michigan
58Mike White*1126220132017Western Kentucky
59Patrick Mahomes*1125220142016Texas Tech
60Derek Anderson*1124920012004Oregon State
61Chris Leak*1121320032006Florida
62Peyton Manning1120119941997Tennessee
63Todd Reesing*1119420062009Kansas
64Curtis Painter*1116320052008Purdue
65Eric Zeier1115319911994Georgia
66Ryan Finley*1114720142018North Carolina State
67Jordan Palmer*1108420032006UTEP
68Charlie Frye1104920012004Akron
69John Beck*1102120032006Brigham Young
70Ryan Schneider1097620002003UCF
71Paul Smith*1093620032007Tulsa
72Adam Weber*1091720072010Minnesota
73Alex Brink1091320042007Washington State
Alex Van Pelt1091319891992Pitt
75David Neill1090319982001Nevada
76Austin Davis*1089220082011Southern Mississippi
77Danny Wuerffel1087519931996Florida
78Ben Roethlisberger*1082920012003Miami (OH)
79Marcus Mariota*1079620122014Oregon
80Brian Brohm*1077520042007Louisville
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
94Doug Flutie*1057919811984Boston College
95Justin Herbert*1054120162019Oregon
96Logan Woodside*1051420132017Toledo
97Rudy Carpenter*1049120052008Arizona State
98Robert Griffin III*1036620082011Baylor
99Tyler Rogers*1036420142017New Mexico State
100Jared Lorenzen1035420002003Kentucky
101Cody Kessler*1033920122015USC
102Andy Dalton*1031420072010Texas Christian
103Brian McClure1028019821985Bowling Green State
104Kolton Browning*1026320102013Louisiana-Monroe
105Troy Kopp1025819891992Pacific
106Danny Wimprine*1021520012004Memphis
107Bryant Moniz*1016920092011Hawaii
108Deshaun Watson*1016820142016Clemson
109Paul Pinegar*1013620022005Fresno State
110Justice Hansen*1013320162018Arkansas State
111Eli Manning*1011920002003Ole Miss
112Tyler Sheehan*1011720062009Bowling Green State
113Rusty Smith1011220062009Florida Atlantic
114Colin Kaepernick*1009820072010Nevada
115Nathan Enderle*1008420072010Idaho
116Nick Foles*1006820072011Arizona
117Thaddeus Lewis1006520062009Duke
118Glenn Foley1003919901993Boston College
119Brad Kaaya*996820142016Miami (FL)
120Brett Hundley*996620122014UCLA
121Todd Ellis*995319861989South Carolina
122Mark Herrmann*994619771980Purdue
123Ryan Radcliff*992220092012Central Michigan
124Cody Pickett*991619992003Washington
125Trace McSorley*989920152018Penn State
126Darrell Hackney*988620022005UAB
127Davis Webb*985220132016California
128Chris Weinke983919972000Florida State
129Ryan Dinwiddie*981920002003Boise State
Ben Hicks*981920152019Arkansas
131Teddy Bridgewater*981720112013Louisville
132Chase Clement*978520052008Rice
133Taylor Lamb*976320142017Appalachian State
134Riley Skinner*976220062009Wake Forest
135Garrett Gilbert*976120092013SMU
136Sefo Liufau*974620132016Colorado
137David Blough*973420152018Purdue
138Chad Henne*971520042007Michigan
139Steven Montez*971020152019Colorado
140Casey Clausen*970720002003Tennessee
141Casey Bramlet968420002003Wyoming
142Jonathan Smith*968019982001Oregon State
143Chuck Long*967119811985Iowa
144Charlie Whitehurst*966520022005Clemson
145Cody Fajardo*965920112014Nevada
146Ben Bennett961419801983Duke
147Ken Dorsey*956519992002Miami (FL)
148Jim McMahon953619771981Brigham Young
149Bo Wallace*953420122014Ole Miss
150J'mar Smith*952320152019Louisiana Tech
151Caleb Evans952020162019Louisiana-Monroe
152Bret Meyer*949920042007Iowa State
153Joe Licata*948520122015Buffalo
154Jalen Hurts*947720162019Oklahoma
155G.J. Kinne*947220092011Tulsa
156Sean Renfree*946520092012Duke
157Jamie Barnette946119961999North Carolina State
158Stoney Case946019911994New Mexico
159J.T. Barrett*943420142017Ohio State
160David Klingler943019881991Houston
Andrew Luck*943020092011Stanford
162Erik Wilhelm939319851988Oregon State
163Kevin Hogan*938520122015Stanford
164Mike Teel*938320052008Rutgers
165Jeremy Leach938219881991New Mexico
166T.J. Yates*937720072010North Carolina
167Dak Prescott*937620122015Mississippi State
168Andre Woodson*936020042007Kentucky
169John Elway934919791982Stanford
170Daunte Culpepper934119961998UCF
171Eric Dungey*934020152018Syracuse
Josh Rosen*934020152017UCLA
173Kyle Orton*933720012004Purdue
174T.J. Rubley932419871991Tulsa
175Matt Ryan*931320042007Boston College
176Shane Matthews928719901992Florida
177Tim Tebow*928520062009Florida
178Brandon Weeden*926020082011Oklahoma State
179Gary Nova*925820112014Rutgers
180Nate Davis*923320062008Ball State
181Bruce Gradkowski*922520022005Toledo
182Jake Delhomme921619931996Louisiana
183Willie Tuitama*921120052008Arizona
184Patrick Ramsey*920519982001Tulane
185Connor Cook*919420122015Michigan State
186Kenny Hill*919220132017Texas Christian
187Garrett Grayson*919020112014Colorado State
Ryan Nassib*919020092012Syracuse
189Jose Fuentes916819992002Utah State
190Rex Grossman*916420002002Florida
191Walter Church914219962000Eastern Michigan
192Kirk Cousins*913120082011Michigan State
193Tyler Tettleton*912920092013Ohio
194Pete Thomas911720102014Louisiana-Monroe
195Tommy Hodson911519861989LSU
196Alex McGough*909120142017Florida International
197Jason Martin906619931996Louisiana Tech
198Lamar Jackson*904320152017Louisville
199Bart Hendricks903019972000Boise State
200David Garrard902919982001East Carolina
201Ryan Griffin902620092012Tulane
202Spence Fischer902119921995Duke
203A.J. McCarron*901920102013Alabama
204John Navarre*901420002003Michigan
205Logan Thomas*900320102013Virginia Tech
206Steven Jyles898720022005Louisiana-Monroe
207Scott Mitchell898119871989Utah
208Riley Neal897820152019Vanderbilt
209Chandler Harnish*894420082011Northern Illinois
210Jeff Smoker*893220002003Michigan State
211Keith Price*892120102013Washington
212Tanner Price*889920102013Wake Forest
213Alex Carder*888620092012Western Michigan
214Joe Hamilton888219961999Georgia Tech
215Tommy Armstrong Jr*887120132016Nebraska
216Sam Ehlinger*887020172019Texas
217Kyle Shurmur*886520152018Vanderbilt
218Paxton Lynch*886320132015Memphis
219Joe Burrow*885220152019LSU
220Matt Johnson*884620122015Bowling Green State
221Brett Smith*883420112013Wyoming
222Jason Gesser*883019992002Washington State
223Jacory Harris*882620082011Miami (FL)
224Taylor Kelly*881920112014Arizona State
225Shea Patterson*880020162019Michigan
226John Wolford*879420142017Wake Forest
227Darian Durant*875420012004North Carolina
228Drew Willy*874820052008Buffalo
229Brad Tayles871719891992Western Michigan
230Greg Ward Jr.*870420132016Houston
231Erik Ainge*870020042007Tennessee
232Jay Cutler869720022005Vanderbilt
233Shaun King*869519951998Tulane
234Jason McKinley869419972000Houston
235McKenzie Milton*868320162019UCF
236Matt Grothe*866920062009South Florida
237James Morgan*865420152019Florida International
238Brad Smith*864420022005Missouri
239Seth Doege*863620092012Texas Tech
240Jake Plummer862619931996Arizona State
241Brogan Roback*862420132017Eastern Michigan
Manny Wilkins*862420152018Arizona State
243Jordan Love*860020172019Utah State
244Dan Marino*859719791982Pitt
245Tino Sunseri*859020092012Pitt
246Nathan Scheelhaase*856820102013Illinois
247Shane Buechele*856520162019SMU
248Dave Ragone*856419992002Louisville
249Will Grier*855620152018West Virginia
250Steve Taneyhill855519921995South Carolina