Total Yards Per Play Single Season Leaders and Records

Minimum 7500 total yards.
An asterisk (*) after a player's name indicates bowl stats are included.
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Leaders

  • Since 1956
  • Minimum 3000 total yards.
Leaders Table
Rk Player Avg Year School
1Baker Mayfield9.862017Oklahoma
2Mike White*9.642016Western Kentucky
3Baker Mayfield*9.502016Oklahoma
4Kellen Moore*9.492010Boise State
5McKenzie Milton9.282017UCF
6Colt Brennan*9.172006Hawaii
7Rex Grossman9.102001Florida
8Marcus Mariota*9.092013Oregon
9Sam Bradford*9.082008Oklahoma
10Jameis Winston*9.062013Florida State
11Russell Wilson*9.052011Wisconsin
12Khalil Tate9.042017Arizona
13Marcus Mariota*9.012014Oregon
14Logan Woodside*8.992016Toledo
15Mason Rudolph8.992017Oklahoma State
16Ty Detmer8.921989Brigham Young
17Andrew Luck*8.882010Stanford
18Bryce Petty*8.872013Baylor
19Chris Weinke8.832000Florida State
20Drew Lock8.822017Missouri
21Akili Smith*8.711998Oregon
22Brandon Doughty*8.702015Western Kentucky
23Ryan Lindley*8.632010San Diego State
24Mike Teel*8.632007Rutgers
25David Johnson*8.632008Tulsa
26Glenn Foley8.621993Boston College
27Doug Williams*8.621977Grambling State
28Aaron Murray*8.602012Georgia
29Brian Brohm*8.592006Louisville
30Robert Griffin III*8.592011Baylor
31Case Keenum*8.582011Houston
32John Dutton8.571997Nevada
33Jim McMahon8.571980Brigham Young
34Vince Young*8.512005Texas
35Johnny Manziel*8.502013Texas A&M
36Logan Woodside8.482017Toledo
37Chad Pennington8.461999Marshall
38Trent Dilfer*8.451993Fresno State
39Cade McNown*8.451998UCLA
40Danny Wuerffel8.421995Florida
41Bart Hendricks8.412000Boise State
42Sam Bradford*8.412007Oklahoma
43Ryan Higgins*8.382016Louisiana Tech
44Ty Detmer8.371991Brigham Young
45Nate Davis*8.362008Ball State
46Brandon Allen*8.352015Arkansas
47Ryan Dinwiddie*8.352003Boise State
48Ryan Mallett*8.342010Arkansas
49Danny Wuerffel8.331996Florida
50Terrence Broadway*8.332012Louisiana-Lafayette
51Zach Terrell*8.312014Western Michigan
52Nathan Peterman*8.312016Pitt
53JaMarcus Russell*8.302006LSU
54Garrett Grayson*8.302014Colorado State
John Beck*8.302006Brigham Young
56Stefan Lefors*8.292003Louisville
57Zach Terrell*8.282016Western Michigan
58Rohan Davey8.272001LSU
59Joe Hamilton8.271999Georgia Tech
60Teddy Bridgewater*8.262013Louisville
61Dennis Shaw8.241969San Diego State
62Kevin Hogan*8.232015Stanford
63Bobby Hoying*8.221995Ohio State
64David Fales*8.222012San Jose State
65A.J. McCarron*8.222013Alabama
66Blake Bortles*8.222013UCF
67Brett Rypien*8.212016Boise State
68Quinton Flowers*8.212016South Florida
69Doug Flutie*8.211984Boston College
70Philip Rivers*8.202003North Carolina State
71Steve Sarkisian8.201996Brigham Young
72David Neill8.191998Nevada
73Andy Dalton*8.192010Texas Christian
74Steve Young8.181983Brigham Young
75Ben Roethlisberger*8.182003Miami (OH)
76Mike Maxwell8.181995Nevada
77Aaron Murray*8.152013Georgia
78Kellen Moore*8.142011Boise State
79Andrew Luck*8.132011Stanford
80Riley Ferguson8.132017Memphis
81Chris Rix8.112001Florida State
82Chris Vargas8.101993Nevada
83Blake Sims*8.092014Alabama
84Nick Florence*8.092012Baylor
85Bryant Moniz*8.082010Hawaii
86Brandon Doughty*8.082014Western Kentucky
87Byron Leftwich*8.082002Marshall
Tim Rattay8.081998Louisiana Tech
89Trevone Boykin*8.082015Texas Christian
90Chad Kelly*8.072015Ole Miss
91Johnny Manziel*8.062012Texas A&M
92Jeff Driskel*8.052015Louisiana Tech
93Matt Leinart*8.052003USC
94Rakeem Cato*8.052014Marshall
95Jared Goff*8.042015California
96Bradlee Van Pelt*8.042003Colorado State
97Cade McNown*8.041997UCLA
98Josh Wallwork8.021996Wyoming
99Will Grier8.012017West Virginia
100Ken Dorsey*8.002002Miami (FL)

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