Total Yards Career Leaders and Records

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Leaders

  • Since 1956
Leaders Table
Rk Player Yds From To School
1Case Keenum*2011420072011Houston
2Timmy Chang*1691020002004Hawaii
3Landry Jones*1627120092012Oklahoma
4Dan Lefevour*1585320062009Central Michigan
5Graham Harrell*1561120052008Texas Tech
6Rakeem Cato*1491820112014Marshall
7Colt McCoy*1482420062009Texas
8Colt Brennan*1474020052007Hawaii
9Ty Detmer1466519881991Brigham Young
10Kellen Moore*1453420082011Boise State
11Colin Kaepernick*1421020072010Nevada
12Kevin Kolb*1371520032006Houston
13Philip Rivers*1358020002003North Carolina State
14Aaron Murray*1356220102013Georgia
15Chase Daniel*1348520052008Missouri
16Cody Fajardo*1314120112014Nevada
Corey Robinson*1314120102013Troy
Russell Wilson*1314120082011Wisconsin
19Tajh Boyd*1306920102013Clemson
20Derek Carr*1303320092013Fresno State
Marcus Mariota*1303320122014Oregon
22Brad Smith*1283720022005Missouri
23Sean Mannion*1279620112014Oregon State
24Trevone Boykin*1277620122015Texas Christian
25Cooper Rush*1277320132016Central Michigan
26Luke McCown1273120002003Louisiana Tech
27Zach Terrell*1272020132016Western Michigan
28Drew Brees*1269219972000Purdue
29Zac Dysert*1267820092012Miami (OH)
30Tim Rattay1264319971999Louisiana Tech
31Robert Griffin III*1262020082011Baylor
32Brandon Doughty*1257020112015Western Kentucky
33Ryan Aplin*1251420092012Arkansas State
34Ryan Lindley*1241520082011San Diego State
35Trevor Vittatoe*1229120072010UTEP
36Austin Davis*1226720082011Southern Mississippi
37Kliff Kingsbury*1226319992002Texas Tech
38Shane Carden*1224420122014East Carolina
39Tim Tebow*1223220062009Florida
40Matt Barkley*1221420092012USC
41Chris Redman1212919961999Louisville
42Deshaun Watson*1210220142016Clemson
43Patrick Mahomes*1209720142017Texas Tech
44Byron Leftwich*1208419982002Marshall
45Jared Goff*1208120132015California
46Geno Smith*1200420092012West Virginia
47Brady Quinn*1194420032006Notre Dame
48Chandler Harnish*1192720082011Northern Illinois
49Andy Dalton*1192520072010Texas Christian
50Dak Prescott*1189720122015Mississippi State
51Todd Reesing*1184020062009Kansas
52Kolton Browning*1180820102013Louisiana-Monroe
53Adam Weber*1179020072010Minnesota
54Nick Mullens*1178420132016Southern Mississippi
55Dane Evans*1175220132016Tulsa
56Keith Wenning*1173020102013Ball State
57Doug Flutie*1172819811984Boston College
58Brett Hundley*1171320122014UCLA
59David Neill1166419982001Nevada
60Gino Guidugli*1166120012004Cincinnati
61Carson Palmer*1162119982002USC
62Paul Smith*1160220032007Tulsa
63Chase Holbrook1157720062008New Mexico State
64Brett Basanez*1157620022005Northwestern
65Max Hall*1156920072009Brigham Young
66Chase Clement*1152620052008Rice
67Curtis Painter*1151120052008Purdue
68Chad Pennington*1150719971999Marshall
69Charlie Frye1147820012004Akron
70P.J. Walker*1143920132016Temple
71Antwaan Randle El1136419982001Indiana
72Chris Leak*1135020032006Florida
73Cade McNown*1128519951998UCLA
74Tim Lester1127219961999Western Michigan
75David Greene*1127020012004Georgia
76Tim Hiller*1122020052009Western Michigan
77Greg Ward Jr.*1108520132016Houston
78Ben Roethlisberger*1107520012003Miami (OH)
79John Beck*1105920032006Brigham Young
80Jordan Palmer*1104120032006UTEP
81Peyton Manning1102019941997Tennessee
82Alex Brink1101120042007Washington State
83Matt Grothe*1087520062009South Florida
84Eric Zeier1084119911994Georgia
85Joshua Cribbs1083920012004Kent State
86G.J. Kinne*1083120092011Tulsa
87Brian Brohm*1081920042007Louisville
88Connor Halliday*1081620112014Washington State
89Alex Van Pelt1081419891992Pitt
90Garrett Gilbert*1077420092013SMU
91Baker Mayfield*1075220132017Oklahoma
92Denard Robinson*1074520092012Michigan
93Derek Anderson*1071620012004Oregon State
94Ryan Schneider1070320002003UCF
95Tommy Armstrong Jr*1069020132016Nebraska
96Bryant Moniz*1068120092011Hawaii
97Sefo Liufau*1067920132016Colorado
98Stoney Case1065119911994New Mexico
99Joe Hamilton1064019961999Georgia Tech
100Jared Lorenzen1063720002003Kentucky
101Luke Falk*1063520142017Washington State
102Kevin Hogan*1063420122015Stanford
Nathan Scheelhaase*1063420102013Illinois
Danny Wimprine*1063420012004Memphis
105Matt Leinart*1062320032005USC
106Juice Williams*1059420062009Illinois
107Jordan Lynch*1055220102013Northern Illinois
108Pat White*1052920052008West Virginia
109Todd Santos1051319841987San Diego State
110B.J. Daniels*1050120082012South Florida
111Danny Wuerffel1050019931996Florida
112Bo Wallace*1047820122014Ole Miss
113Tyler Sheehan*1046520062009Bowling Green State
114Bret Meyer*1042220042007Iowa State
115Dan Orlovsky*1042120012004Connecticut
116Marquise Williams*1041920122015North Carolina
117Andrew Luck*1038720092011Stanford
118Brett Smith*1036520112013Wyoming
119Logan Thomas*1036220102013Virginia Tech
120Daunte Culpepper1034419961998UCF
121Kevin Sweeney*1025219821986Fresno State
122Bruce Gradkowski*1024320022005Toledo
123David Garrard1023819982001East Carolina
124Steven Jyles1023420022005Louisiana-Monroe
125Taylor Martinez*1023320102013Nebraska
126Taylor Kelly*1022320112014Arizona State
127Rudy Carpenter*1019620052008Arizona State
128Zac Robinson*1017520062009Oklahoma State
129Paul Pinegar*1014520022005Fresno State
130Andrew Walter*1014220012004Arizona State
131Bart Hendricks1003919972000Boise State
Tyler Tettleton*1003920092013Ohio
133Troy Kopp1002519891992Pacific
134Johnny Manziel*998920122013Texas A&M
135Teddy Bridgewater*998720112013Louisville
Thaddeus Lewis998720062009Duke
137Eli Manning*998420002003Ole Miss
138Steve Stenstrom*998319911994Stanford
139Darrell Hackney*997820022005UAB
140Josh Harris*997620002003Bowling Green State
141Jay Cutler995320022005Vanderbilt
142Donovan McNabb995019951998Syracuse
143Ryan Dinwiddie*992420002003Boise State
144Riley Skinner*992320062009Wake Forest
145Cody Kessler*991420122015USC
146Tyler Jones988220132016Texas State
147Shaun King*985319951998Tulane
148Nick Foles*977820072011Arizona
149Rusty Smith977720062009Florida Atlantic
150Brian McClure977419821985Bowling Green State
151Ryan Radcliff*977020092012Central Michigan
152Charlie Whitehurst*976320022005Clemson
153Davis Webb*975220132016California
154Taysom Hill*974420122016Brigham Young
155Nathan Enderle*973520072010Idaho
156Nate Davis*973220062008Ball State
157Cody Pickett*973019992003Washington
158Jim McMahon972319771981Brigham Young
159Glenn Foley971919901993Boston College
160Kyle Orton*965320012004Purdue
161Jamie Barnette963819961999North Carolina State
162Darian Durant*962920012004North Carolina
163Brad Kaaya*958220142016Miami (FL)
164Reggie Ball*957920032006Georgia Tech
165Jake Locker*957820072010Washington
166Casey Clausen*957720002003Tennessee
167Casey Bramlet957520002003Wyoming
168Paxton Lynch*955020132015Memphis
169Chuck Long*951519811985Iowa
170Alex Carder*948620092012Western Michigan
Ken Dorsey*948619992002Miami (FL)
172Garrett Grayson*947320112014Colorado State
Chris Weinke947319972000Florida State
174Terrence Jones944519851988Tulane
175Connor Cook*940320122015Michigan State
176Chad Henne*940020042007Michigan
177Matt Ryan*937120042007Boston College
178Ryan Nassib*935820092012Syracuse
179Todd Ellis*935119861989South Carolina
180David Klingler932719881991Houston
181Joe Licata*930120122015Buffalo
182Joshua Dobbs*929820132016Tennessee
Sean Renfree*929820092012Duke
184Shawn Jones929619891992Georgia Tech
185Matt Johnson*924520122015Bowling Green State
186Shane Matthews924119901992Florida
187Jonathan Smith*922219982001Oregon State
188Chris Rix*921320012004Florida State
Tyrod Taylor*921320072010Virginia Tech
190Tanner Price*918020102013Wake Forest
191Mike Teel*917320052008Rutgers
192Vince Young*916720032005Texas
193Dave Ragone*916119992002Louisville
194Mark Herrmann*913419771980Purdue
195Pete Thomas913320102014Louisiana-Monroe
196Jared Zabransky*911920032006Boise State
197Terrance Owens*911420102013Toledo
198Spence Fischer911019921995Duke
Brandon Weeden*911020082011Oklahoma State
200T.J. Rubley908019871991Tulsa
201Patrick Ramsey*907719982001Tulane
202Brad Tayles907119891992Western Michigan
203John Elway907019791982Stanford
204Erik Wilhelm906219851988Oregon State
205Ben Bennett906119801983Duke
206T.J. Yates*904420072010North Carolina
207Rex Grossman*903120002002Florida
Matt Linehan*903120142017Idaho
209Keith Price*902020102013Washington
210Jason Gesser*900719992002Washington State
211Kirk Cousins*900420082011Michigan State
212Gary Nova*900220112014Rutgers
213Kevin O'Connell900120042007San Diego State
214A.J. McCarron*896920102013Alabama
215Tommy Hodson893819861989LSU
Jason Martin893819931996Louisiana Tech
217Jerrod Johnson*888820072010Texas A&M
218Corey Leonard888720062009Arkansas State
219Reggie McNeal*888120022005Texas A&M
220Jake Delhomme887819931996Louisiana-Lafayette
221Andre Woodson*887020042007Kentucky
222Art Schlichter*885019781981Ohio State
223Mark Barsotti*884919881991Fresno State
224J.T. Barrett*884620142017Ohio State
225Scott Mitchell883619871989Utah
226Jacory Harris*882320082011Miami (FL)
227Steve Young881719811983Brigham Young
228Chuckie Keeton*880820112015Utah State
229Jose Fuentes879119992002Utah State
230Mitch Leidner*878220132016Minnesota
Brian Mitchell878219861989Louisiana-Lafayette
232John Navarre*877320002003Michigan
233Marvin Graves875519901993Syracuse
234Willie Tuitama*872720052008Arizona
235Jeff Smoker*871420002003Michigan State
236Mason Rudolph*870720142017Oklahoma State
237Brian Johnson*870120042008Utah
238James Franklin*869120102013Missouri
239Seth Doege*869020092012Texas Tech
240Ryan Griffin868420092012Tulane
241Rodney Peete*864019851988USC
242Walter Church862819962000Eastern Michigan
Kurt Kittner*862819982001Illinois
244Travis Wilson*862720122015Utah
245Jeremy Leach862319881991New Mexico
246Braxton Miller*861020112015Ohio State
247Marquel Blackwell859720002002South Florida
248Tino Sunseri*859120092012Pitt
249E.J. Manuel*856820092012Florida State
250James Pinkney*856320032006East Carolina

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