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
5Baker Mayfield*1569020132017Oklahoma
6Graham Harrell*1561120052008Texas Tech
7Rakeem Cato*1491820112014Marshall
8Colt McCoy*1482420062009Texas
9Colt Brennan*1474020052007Hawaii
10Ty Detmer1466519881991Brigham Young
11Kellen Moore*1453420082011Boise State
12Colin Kaepernick*1421020072010Nevada
13Luke Falk*1408120142017Washington State
14Kevin Kolb*1371520032006Houston
15Mason Rudolph*1364620142017Oklahoma State
16Philip Rivers*1358020002003North Carolina State
17Aaron Murray*1356220102013Georgia
18Chase Daniel*1348520052008Missouri
19Brett Rypien*1347620152018Boise State
20Sam Ehlinger*1333920172020Texas
21Lamar Jackson*1317520152017Louisville
22Cody Fajardo*1314120112014Nevada
Corey Robinson*1314120102013Troy
Russell Wilson*1314120082011Wisconsin
25Tajh Boyd*1306920102013Clemson
26Derek Carr*1303320092013Fresno State
Marcus Mariota*1303320122014Oregon
28Brent Stockstill*1294720142018Middle Tennessee State
29Brad Smith*1283720022005Missouri
30Sean Mannion*1279620112014Oregon State
31Trevone Boykin*1277620122015Texas Christian
32Cooper Rush*1277320132016Central Michigan
33Jalen Hurts*1275120162019Oklahoma
34Luke McCown1273120002003Louisiana Tech
35Zach Terrell*1272020132016Western Michigan
36J.T. Barrett*1269720142017Ohio State
37Drew Brees*1269219972000Purdue
38Zac Dysert*1267820092012Miami (OH)
39Tim Rattay1264319971999Louisiana Tech
40Drew Lock*1263020152018Missouri
41Robert Griffin III*1262020082011Baylor
42Brandon Doughty*1257020112015Western Kentucky
43Mason Fine*1256120162019North Texas
44Jake Browning*1254020152018Washington
45Ryan Aplin*1251420092012Arkansas State
46Ryan Lindley*1241520082011San Diego State
47Trevor Vittatoe*1229120072010UTEP
48Austin Davis*1226720082011Southern Mississippi
49Kliff Kingsbury*1226319992002Texas Tech
50Shane Carden*1224420122014East Carolina
51Tim Tebow*1223220062009Florida
52Matt Barkley*1221420092012USC
53Shane Buechele*1213820162020SMU
54Chris Redman1212919961999Louisville
55Deshaun Watson*1210220142016Clemson
56Patrick Mahomes*1209720142016Texas Tech
57Byron Leftwich*1208419982002Marshall
58Jared Goff*1208120132015California
59Geno Smith*1200420092012West Virginia
60Brady Quinn*1194420032006Notre Dame
61Chandler Harnish*1192720082011Northern Illinois
62Andy Dalton*1192520072010Texas Christian
63Dak Prescott*1189720122015Mississippi State
64Todd Reesing*1184020062009Kansas
65Kolton Browning*1180820102013Louisiana-Monroe
66Quinton Flowers*1179620142017South Florida
67Adam Weber*1179020072010Minnesota
68Nick Mullens*1178420132016Southern Mississippi
69Taylor Lamb*1177120142017Appalachian State
70Dane Evans*1175220132016Tulsa
71Keith Wenning*1173020102013Ball State
72Brett Hundley*1171320122014UCLA
73Caleb Evans1168220162019Louisiana-Monroe
74David Neill1166419982001Nevada
75Gino Guidugli*1166120012004Cincinnati
76Carson Palmer*1162119982002USC
77Paul Smith*1160220032007Tulsa
78Trace McSorley*1159620152018Penn State
79Chase Holbrook1157720062008New Mexico State
80Brett Basanez*1157620022005Northwestern
81Max Hall*1156920072009Brigham Young
82Doug Flutie*1154819811984Boston College
83Ryan Finley*1152920142018North Carolina State
84Chase Clement*1152620052008Rice
85Curtis Painter*1151120052008Purdue
86Chad Pennington*1150719971999Marshall
87Charlie Frye1147820012004Akron
88P.J. Walker*1143920132016Temple
89Antwaan Randle El1136419982001Indiana
90Chris Leak*1135020032006Florida
91Eric Dungey*1133320152018Syracuse
92Cade McNown*1128519951998UCLA
93Tim Lester1127219961999Western Michigan
94David Greene*1127020012004Georgia
Kellen Mond*1127020172020Texas A&M
96Tim Hiller*1122020052009Western Michigan
97Charlie Brewer*1115420172021Utah
98Clayton Thorson*1113920152018Northwestern
99Justin Herbert*1110120162019Oregon
100Brandon Silvers*1109220142017Troy
101Justice Hansen*1109020162018Arkansas State
102Greg Ward Jr.*1108520132016Houston
103Ben Roethlisberger*1107520012003Miami (OH)
104Matt Linehan*1106120142017Idaho
105John Beck*1105920032006Brigham Young
106Trevor Lawrence*1104120182020Clemson
Jordan Palmer*1104120032006UTEP
108Peyton Manning1102019941997Tennessee
109Alex Brink1101120042007Washington State
110Tyler Rogers*1098320142017New Mexico State
111Brady White*1092620152020Memphis
112Matt Grothe*1087520062009South Florida
113Eric Zeier1084119911994Georgia
114Joshua Cribbs1083920012004Kent State
115G.J. Kinne*1083120092011Tulsa
116Brian Brohm*1081920042007Louisville
117Connor Halliday*1081620112014Washington State
118Alex Van Pelt1081419891992Pitt
119Mike White*1079220132017Western Kentucky
120Garrett Gilbert*1077420092013SMU
121Denard Robinson*1074520092012Michigan
122Derek Anderson*1071620012004Oregon State
123Ryan Schneider1070320002003UCF
124Tommy Armstrong Jr*1069020132016Nebraska
125Bryant Moniz*1068120092011Hawaii
126Sefo Liufau*1067920132016Colorado
127Steven Montez*1067020152019Colorado
128Stoney Case1065119911994New Mexico
129Joe Hamilton1064019961999Georgia Tech
130Jared Lorenzen1063720002003Kentucky
131Kevin Hogan*1063420122015Stanford
Nathan Scheelhaase*1063420102013Illinois
Danny Wimprine*1063420012004Memphis
134Matt Leinart*1062320032005USC
135Logan Woodside*1060220132017Toledo
136Juice Williams*1059420062009Illinois
137Jordan Lynch*1055220102013Northern Illinois
138Pat White*1052920052008West Virginia
139Todd Santos1051319841987San Diego State
140B.J. Daniels*1050120082012South Florida
141Danny Wuerffel1050019931996Florida
142Bo Wallace*1047820122014Ole Miss
143Ian Book*1046520172020Notre Dame
Tyler Sheehan*1046520062009Bowling Green State
145Marquise Williams*1042320122015North Carolina
146Bret Meyer*1042220042007Iowa State
147Dan Orlovsky*1042120012004Connecticut
148Riley Neal1038820152019Vanderbilt
149Andrew Luck*1038720092011Stanford
150J'mar Smith*1037920152019Louisiana Tech
151Brett Smith*1036520112013Wyoming
152Logan Thomas*1036220102013Virginia Tech
153Daunte Culpepper1034419961998UCF
154Kenny Hill*1031920132017Texas Christian
155Brock Purdy*1031720182021Iowa State
156Kevin Sweeney*1025219821986Fresno State
157Bruce Gradkowski*1024320022005Toledo
158David Garrard1023819982001East Carolina
159Steven Jyles1023420022005Louisiana-Monroe
160Taylor Martinez*1023320102013Nebraska
161Taylor Kelly*1022320112014Arizona State
162Rudy Carpenter*1019620052008Arizona State
163Zac Robinson*1017520062009Oklahoma State
164Paul Pinegar*1014520022005Fresno State
165Andrew Walter*1014220012004Arizona State
166Nathan Rourke*1009120172019Ohio
167Bart Hendricks1003919972000Boise State
Tyler Tettleton*1003920092013Ohio
169D'Eriq King*1003820162021Miami (FL)
170Troy Kopp1002519891992Pacific
171David Blough*999620152018Purdue
172Johnny Manziel*998920122013Texas A&M
173Teddy Bridgewater*998720112013Louisville
Thaddeus Lewis998720062009Duke
175Eli Manning*998420002003Ole Miss
176Steve Stenstrom*998319911994Stanford
177Darrell Hackney*997820022005UAB
178Josh Harris*997620002003Bowling Green State
179McKenzie Milton*996420162021Florida State
180Jay Cutler995320022005Vanderbilt
181Donovan McNabb995019951998Syracuse
182Ryan Dinwiddie*992420002003Boise State
183Riley Skinner*992320062009Wake Forest
184Terrance Broadway*992120102014Louisiana
185Cody Kessler*991420122015USC
John Wolford*991420142017Wake Forest
187Tyler Jones988220132016Texas State
188Shaun King*985319951998Tulane
189Nick Fitzgerald*981420152018Mississippi State
190Nick Foles*977820072011Arizona
191Rusty Smith977720062009Florida Atlantic
192Brian McClure977419821985Bowling Green State
193Ryan Radcliff*977020092012Central Michigan
194Charlie Whitehurst*976320022005Clemson
195Davis Webb*975220132016California
196Taysom Hill*974420122016Brigham Young
197Nathan Enderle*973520072010Idaho
198Nate Davis*973220062008Ball State
199Cody Pickett*973019992003Washington
200Ben Hicks*972520152019Arkansas
201Jim McMahon972319771981Brigham Young
202Glenn Foley971919901993Boston College
203Joe Burrow*967220152019LSU
204Manny Wilkins*965920152018Arizona State
205Kyle Orton*965320012004Purdue
206Jamie Barnette963819961999North Carolina State
207Darian Durant*962920012004North Carolina
208Alex McGough*962620142017Florida International
209Brad Kaaya*958220142016Miami (FL)
210Reggie Ball*957920032006Georgia Tech
211Jake Locker*957820072010Washington
212Casey Clausen*957720002003Tennessee
213Casey Bramlet957520002003Wyoming
214Paxton Lynch*955020132015Memphis
215Brian Lewerke*954820152019Michigan State
216Daniel Jones*952420152018Duke
217Chuck Long*951519811985Iowa
218Alex Carder*948620092012Western Michigan
Ken Dorsey*948619992002Miami (FL)
220Garrett Grayson*947320112014Colorado State
Chris Weinke947319972000Florida State
222Terrence Jones944519851988Tulane
223Connor Cook*940320122015Michigan State
224Chad Henne*940020042007Michigan
225Peyton Ramsey*939320172020Northwestern
226Matt Ryan*937120042007Boston College
227Ryan Nassib*935820092012Syracuse
228Todd Ellis*935119861989South Carolina
229David Klingler932719881991Houston
230Joe Licata*930120122015Buffalo
231Joshua Dobbs*929820132016Tennessee
Sean Renfree*929820092012Duke
233Shawn Jones929619891992Georgia Tech
234Desmond Ridder*929520182021Cincinnati
235Shea Patterson*927620162019Michigan
236Matt Johnson*924520122015Bowling Green State
237Shane Matthews924119901992Florida
238Jonathan Smith*922219982001Oregon State
239Chris Rix*921320012004Florida State
Tyrod Taylor*921320072010Virginia Tech
241Josh Rosen*918620152017UCLA
242Jake Bentley*918420162021South Alabama
243Tanner Price*918020102013Wake Forest
244Mike Teel*917320052008Rutgers
245Kenny Pickett*916720172021Pitt
Vince Young*916720032005Texas
247Dave Ragone*916119992002Louisville
248Mark Herrmann*913419771980Purdue
249Pete Thomas913320102014Louisiana-Monroe
250Jared Zabransky*911920032006Boise State