2012 Leaders

Pass Completions
1. Rakeem CatoMarshall 406
2. Seth Doege* • Texas Tech 380
3. Geno Smith* • West Virginia 369
4. Landry Jones* • Oklahoma 367
5. Colby CameronLouisiana Tech 359
6. Derek Carr* • Fresno State 344
7. Mike Glennon* • North Carolina State 330
8. David Fales* • San Jose State 327
9. Dalton WilliamsAkron 326
10. Brett Hundley* • UCLA 318
11. Zac DysertMiami (OH) 302
12. Keith Wenning* • Ball State 301
Matt Scott* • Arizona 301
14. Sean Renfree* • Duke 297
15. Johnny Manziel* • Texas A&M 295
16. Ryan Nassib* • Syracuse 294
17. Tajh Boyd* • Clemson 287
Teddy Bridgewater* • Louisville 287
19. Nick Florence* • Baylor 286
20. Ryan Aplin* • Arkansas State 276
Bryn RennerNorth Carolina 276
Pass Completion Percentage
1. David Fales* • San Jose State 72.5
2. Geno Smith* • West Virginia 71.2
3. Seth Doege* • Texas Tech 70.2
4. Rakeem CatoMarshall 69.5
5. Colby CameronLouisiana Tech 68.8
6. Teddy Bridgewater* • Louisville 68.5
7. Marcus Mariota* • Oregon 68.5
8. Ryan Aplin* • Arkansas State 68.0
9. Johnny Manziel* • Texas A&M 68.0
10. E.J. Manuel* • Florida State 68.0
11. Chuckie Keeton* • Utah State 67.6
12. Connor Shaw* • South Carolina 67.5
13. Sean Renfree* • Duke 67.3
14. Derek Carr* • Fresno State 67.3
15. David Ash* • Texas 67.3
16. Tajh Boyd* • Clemson 67.2
17. A.J. McCarron* • Alabama 67.2
18. Taylor Kelly* • Arizona State 67.1
19. Cody Fajardo* • Nevada 67.0
20. Joe Southwick* • Boise State 66.8
Passing Yards
1. Nick Florence* • Baylor 4309
2. Landry Jones* • Oklahoma 4267
3. Seth Doege* • Texas Tech 4205
Geno Smith* • West Virginia 4205
5. Rakeem CatoMarshall 4201
6. David Fales* • San Jose State 4193
7. Colby CameronLouisiana Tech 4147
8. Derek Carr* • Fresno State 4104
9. Mike Glennon* • North Carolina State 4031
10. Tajh Boyd* • Clemson 3896
11. Aaron Murray* • Georgia 3893
12. Ryan Nassib* • Syracuse 3749
13. Brett Hundley* • UCLA 3740
14. Teddy Bridgewater* • Louisville 3718
15. Johnny Manziel* • Texas A&M 3706
16. Matt Scott* • Arizona 3620
17. Tyler BrayTennessee 3612
18. Zac DysertMiami (OH) 3483
19. E.J. Manuel* • Florida State 3397
20. Dalton WilliamsAkron 3387
Tyler WilsonArkansas 3387
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Aaron Murray* • Georgia 10.1
2. A.J. McCarron* • Alabama 9.3
3. David Fales* • San Jose State 9.3
4. Nick Florence* • Baylor 9.3
5. Tajh Boyd* • Clemson 9.1
6. Terrence Broadway* • Louisiana-Lafayette 9.0
7. Teddy Bridgewater* • Louisville 8.9
8. E.J. Manuel* • Florida State 8.8
9. Collin Klein* • Kansas State 8.7
10. Brett SmithWyoming 8.6
11. Connor Shaw* • South Carolina 8.6
12. Johnny Manziel* • Texas A&M 8.5
13. David Ash* • Texas 8.5
14. Taylor Kelly* • Arizona State 8.5
15. Matt Barkley* • Southern California 8.5
16. Tyler WilsonArkansas 8.4
17. Tino Sunseri* • Pittsburgh 8.4
18. Chuckie Keeton* • Utah State 8.3
19. Ryan Aplin* • Arkansas State 8.2
20. Bo Wallace* • Mississippi 8.1
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. A.J. McCarron* • Alabama 10.8
2. Aaron Murray* • Georgia 10.8
3. David Fales* • San Jose State 9.9
4. Nick Florence* • Baylor 9.4
5. Tajh Boyd* • Clemson 9.4
6. Brett SmithWyoming 9.4
7. Teddy Bridgewater* • Louisville 9.3
8. Geno Smith* • West Virginia 9.2
9. Tino Sunseri* • Pittsburgh 9.1
10. Marcus Mariota* • Oregon 9.1
11. Ryan Aplin* • Arkansas State 9.0
12. Taylor Kelly* • Arizona State 9.0
13. Derek Carr* • Fresno State 8.9
14. Terrence Broadway* • Louisiana-Lafayette 8.8
15. Johnny Manziel* • Texas A&M 8.8
16. E.J. Manuel* • Florida State 8.8
17. Jake MedlockFlorida International 8.7
18. Colby CameronLouisiana Tech 8.7
19. Connor Shaw* • South Carolina 8.7
20. Chuckie Keeton* • Utah State 8.6
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. A.J. McCarron* • Alabama 175.3
2. Aaron Murray* • Georgia 174.8
3. David Fales* • San Jose State 170.8
4. Tajh Boyd* • Clemson 165.6
5. Geno Smith* • West Virginia 163.9
6. Marcus Mariota* • Oregon 163.2
7. Teddy Bridgewater* • Louisville 160.5
8. Taylor Kelly* • Arizona State 159.9
9. Connor Shaw* • South Carolina 158.1
10. Brett SmithWyoming 157.7
11. Matt Barkley* • Southern California 157.6
12. Nick Florence* • Baylor 157.5
13. E.J. Manuel* • Florida State 156.1
14. Derek Carr* • Fresno State 155.9
15. Johnny Manziel* • Texas A&M 155.3
16. Ryan Aplin* • Arkansas State 154.7
17. Chuckie Keeton* • Utah State 154.7
18. Terrence Broadway* • Louisiana-Lafayette 153.4
19. Seth Doege* • Texas Tech 153.4
20. David Ash* • Texas 153.3
Rushing Yards
1. Ka'Deem Carey* • Arizona 1929
2. Stefphon Jefferson* • Nevada 1883
3. Montee Ball* • Wisconsin 1830
4. Jordan Lynch* • Northern Illinois 1815
5. Le'Veon Bell* • Michigan State 1793
6. Kenjon Barner* • Oregon 1767
7. Johnathan Franklin* • UCLA 1734
8. Antonio Andrews* • Western Kentucky 1728
9. Beau Blankenship* • Ohio 1604
10. Stepfan Taylor* • Stanford 1530
11. Kerwynn Williams* • Utah State 1512
12. David Fluellen* • Toledo 1498
13. Zurlon Tipton* • Central Michigan 1497
14. Robbie Rouse* • Fresno State 1490
15. Kasey CarrierNew Mexico 1469
16. Adam Muema* • San Diego State 1458
17. Bishop Sankey* • Washington 1439
18. Dri Archer* • Kent State 1429
19. Joseph Randle* • Oklahoma State 1417
20. Johnny Manziel* • Texas A&M 1410
Jahwan Edwards* • Ball State 1410
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Dri Archer* • Kent State 9.0
2. Lache Seastrunk* • Baylor 7.7
3. De'Anthony Thomas* • Oregon 7.6
4. Chris Thompson* • Florida State 7.5
5. Gee Gee Greene* • Navy 7.3
6. Denard Robinson* • Michigan 7.2
7. Marcus Mariota* • Oregon 7.1
8. Johnny Manziel* • Texas A&M 7.0
9. Cole GautscheNew Mexico 7.0
10. Kerwynn Williams* • Utah State 6.9
11. Rex Burkhead* • Nebraska 6.9
12. Ja'Terian Douglas* • Tulsa 6.8
13. Duke JohnsonMiami (FL) 6.8
14. Jay Ajayi* • Boise State 6.7
15. Giovani BernardNorth Carolina 6.7
16. Marion Grice* • Arizona State 6.6
17. Cierre Wood* • Notre Dame 6.5
18. Bronson HillEastern Michigan 6.5
19. Tony PiersonKansas 6.5
20. Keith Marshall* • Georgia 6.5
Receiving Yards
1. Terrance Williams* • Baylor 1832
2. Marqise Lee* • Southern California 1721
3. Stedman Bailey* • West Virginia 1622
4. Deandre Hopkins* • Clemson 1405
5. Quinton PattonLouisiana Tech 1392
6. Austin Hill* • Arizona 1364
7. Cobi HamiltonArkansas 1335
8. Jordan Matthews* • Vanderbilt 1323
9. Davante Adams* • Fresno State 1312
10. Noel Grigsby* • San Jose State 1307
11. Tavon Austin* • West Virginia 1289
12. Cody Hoffman* • Brigham Young 1248
13. Austin FranklinNew Mexico State 1245
14. Markus Wheaton* • Oregon State 1244
15. Alex AmidonBoston College 1210
Josh Stewart* • Oklahoma State 1210
17. Brandin Cooks* • Oregon State 1151
18. Ryan GrantTulane 1149
19. Willie Snead* • Ball State 1148
20. Tommy ShulerMarshall 1138
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Willis WrightFlorida International 25.3
2. Jamal Robinson* • Louisiana-Lafayette 25.1
3. Tavarres King* • Georgia 22.6
4. Robert HerronWyoming 21.2
5. Devin SmithOhio State 20.6
6. Titus Davis* • Central Michigan 20.0
7. Blake Jackson* • Oklahoma State 19.9
8. A.J. Barker* • Minnesota 19.2
9. Jordan LeslieTexas-El Paso 19.1
10. Corey Fuller* • Virginia Tech 19.0
11. Terrance Williams* • Baylor 18.9
12. Roy Roundtree* • Michigan 18.7
13. Marcus Davis* • Virginia Tech 18.7
14. Uzoma Nwachukwu* • Texas A&M 18.7
15. Devante Parker* • Louisville 18.6
16. Tevin Reese* • Baylor 18.1
17. Clive WalfordMiami (FL) 18.0
18. Rannell Hall* • Central Florida 18.0
19. Brelan ChancellorNorth Texas 18.0
20. L'Damian WashingtonMissouri 17.7
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Le'Veon Bell* • Michigan State 414
2. Stefphon Jefferson* • Nevada 397
3. Montee Ball* • Wisconsin 366
4. Stepfan Taylor* • Stanford 363
5. Robbie Rouse* • Fresno State 345
6. Antonio Andrews* • Western Kentucky 341
7. Ka'Deem Carey* • Arizona 339
8. Beau Blankenship* • Ohio 333
9. Bishop Sankey* • Washington 322
10. Johnathan Franklin* • UCLA 315
11. Zach Line* • Southern Methodist 310
12. Joseph Randle* • Oklahoma State 302
13. Kenjon Barner* • Oregon 298
14. Jordan Lynch* • Northern Illinois 294
15. Trayion Durham* • Kent State 293
16. David Fluellen* • Toledo 291
17. Jawan Jamison* • Rutgers 283
18. Zurlon Tipton* • Central Michigan 276
19. Lyle McCombsConnecticut 267
20. Kasey CarrierNew Mexico 265
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Ka'Deem Carey* • Arizona 2232
2. Kerwynn Williams* • Utah State 2209
3. Antonio Andrews* • Western Kentucky 2160
4. Johnathan Franklin* • UCLA 2057
5. Stefphon Jefferson* • Nevada 2053
6. Kenjon Barner* • Oregon 2023
7. Dri Archer* • Kent State 1990
8. Le'Veon Bell* • Michigan State 1960
9. Tavon Austin* • West Virginia 1932
10. Robbie Rouse* • Fresno State 1925
11. Montee Ball* • Wisconsin 1902
12. Terrance Williams* • Baylor 1846
13. Marqise Lee* • Southern California 1827
14. Stepfan Taylor* • Stanford 1817
15. Jordan Lynch* • Northern Illinois 1815
16. Beau Blankenship* • Ohio 1786
17. Zurlon Tipton* • Central Michigan 1784
18. David Fluellen* • Toledo 1744
19. Giovani BernardNorth Carolina 1718
20. Bishop Sankey* • Washington 1688
Total Plays
1. Jordan Lynch* • Northern Illinois 688
2. Rakeem CatoMarshall 641
3. Brett Hundley* • UCLA 638
4. Johnny Manziel* • Texas A&M 635
5. Mike Glennon* • North Carolina State 620
6. Tajh Boyd* • Clemson 613
7. Matt Scott* • Arizona 612
8. Nick Florence* • Baylor 603
Logan Thomas* • Virginia Tech 603
10. Garrett Gilbert* • Southern Methodist 600
11. Seth Doege* • Texas Tech 589
12. Zac DysertMiami (OH) 588
13. Geno Smith* • West Virginia 584
14. Colby CameronLouisiana Tech 583
15. Derek Carr* • Fresno State 577
16. Kolton Browning* • Louisiana-Monroe 574
17. Landry Jones* • Oklahoma 569
18. Taylor Martinez* • Nebraska 563
19. Cody Fajardo* • Nevada 557
20. Ryan Nassib* • Syracuse 555
Total Yards
1. Johnny Manziel* • Texas A&M 5116
2. Jordan Lynch* • Northern Illinois 4953
3. Nick Florence* • Baylor 4877
4. Tajh Boyd* • Clemson 4410
5. Geno Smith* • West Virginia 4356
6. Colby CameronLouisiana Tech 4324
7. Seth Doege* • Texas Tech 4264
8. Rakeem CatoMarshall 4232
9. Landry Jones* • Oklahoma 4157
10. Matt Scott* • Arizona 4126
11. Derek Carr* • Fresno State 4105
12. Brett Hundley* • UCLA 4095
13. David Fales* • San Jose State 4054
14. Chuckie Keeton* • Utah State 3992
15. Cody Fajardo* • Nevada 3907
16. Ryan Nassib* • Syracuse 3891
17. Taylor Martinez* • Nebraska 3890
18. Mike Glennon* • North Carolina State 3867
19. Aaron Murray* • Georgia 3825
20. Ryan Aplin* • Arkansas State 3780
Total Yards Per Play
1. Aaron Murray* • Georgia 8.6
2. Terrence Broadway* • Louisiana-Lafayette 8.3
3. David Fales* • San Jose State 8.2
4. Nick Florence* • Baylor 8.1
5. Johnny Manziel* • Texas A&M 8.1
6. Matt Barkley* • Southern California 7.8
7. Marcus Mariota* • Oregon 7.8
8. Tyler WilsonArkansas 7.7
9. Tyler BrayTennessee 7.7
10. Teddy Bridgewater* • Louisville 7.6
11. E.J. Manuel* • Florida State 7.6
12. Corey RobinsonTroy 7.5
13. Geno Smith* • West Virginia 7.5
14. Chuckie Keeton* • Utah State 7.4
15. Colby CameronLouisiana Tech 7.4
16. Ryan Aplin* • Arkansas State 7.4
17. Landry Jones* • Oklahoma 7.3
18. Seth Doege* • Texas Tech 7.2
19. Stephen MorrisMiami (FL) 7.2
20. Taylor Kelly* • Arizona State 7.2
Punting Yards
1. Alexander KinalWake Forest 3867
2. Mike Sadler* • Michigan State 3422
3. Jeff Locke* • UCLA 3337
4. Drew Meyer* • Wisconsin 3323
5. Darragh O'NeillColorado 3307
6. A.J. Hughes* • Virginia Tech 3204
7. Cole WagnerConnecticut 3162
8. Kirby Van Der Kamp* • Iowa State 3157
9. Cayle Chapman-BrownNew Mexico State 3099
10. Anthony Melchiori* • Kent State 3065
11. Justin DuvernoisIllinois 3060
12. Kyle Christy* • Florida 3023
13. Bobby CowanIdaho 3018
14. Justin Doerner* • Rutgers 3017
15. Cole Way* • Tulsa 3009
16. Will Monday* • Duke 2991
17. Nathan RenfroMaryland 2974
18. Cody Webster* • Purdue 2961
19. Jay KarutzEastern Michigan 2949
20. Brian Schmiedebusch* • Bowling Green State 2941
Punting Yards Per Punt
1. Ryan AllenLouisiana Tech 48.0
2. Josh Hubner* • Arizona State 47.1
3. Sean SellwoodUtah 46.5
4. Pete KontodiakosColorado State 46.5
5. Quinn Sharp* • Oklahoma State 46.3
6. Alex DunnachieHawaii 46.2
7. Kyle Christy* • Florida 45.8
8. Dylan BreedingArkansas 45.6
9. Richie LeoneHouston 45.5
10. Riley Stephenson* • Brigham Young 45.4
11. Alex King* • Texas 45.3
12. Tyler WilliamsMarshall 45.2
13. Brandon McManusTemple 45.1
14. Richard Kent* • Vanderbilt 44.9
15. Brad Wing* • Louisiana State 44.8
16. Hunter MullinsAlabama-Birmingham 44.8
17. Will Monday* • Duke 44.6
18. Ethan Perry* • Texas Christian 44.5
19. Cody Mandell* • Alabama 44.3
20. Cayle Chapman-BrownNew Mexico State 44.3
Punt Return Yards Per Return
1. Tramaine Thompson* • Kansas State 19.8
2. Venric Mark* • Northwestern 18.7
3. Kenny HarrisonTexas-San Antonio 17.3
4. De'Anthony Thomas* • Oregon 17.1
5. Andy EricksonTexas State 16.7
Andy EricksonTexas State 16.7
7. Giovani BernardNorth Carolina 16.4
8. Rashad Greene* • Florida State 15.3
9. Ace Sanders* • South Carolina 15.3
10. Khalid Wooten* • Nevada 15.1
11. Jamal Golden* • Georgia Tech 14.6
12. Matt BrownTemple 14.2
13. Keenan AllenCalifornia 14.1
14. Kyshoen Jarrett* • Virginia Tech 13.9
15. Marcus MurphyMissouri 13.9
16. Roy SmithNorth Carolina 13.7
17. Jaime WilsonWestern Michigan 13.6
18. Justin Brown* • Oklahoma 13.6
19. Ameer Abdullah* • Nebraska 13.1
20. Scott HardingHawaii 12.8
Kickoff Return Yards Per Return
1. Dri Archer* • Kent State 36.9
2. Quincy McDuffie* • Central Florida 34.2
3. Duke JohnsonMiami (FL) 33.0
4. Tyler Lockett* • Kansas State 32.8
5. Reggie WhatleyMiddle Tennessee State 30.5
6. Chase ClaytonNew Mexico 30.4
7. Mike EdwardsHawaii 30.4
8. Richard LeonardFlorida International 29.8
9. Jafus GainesTexas State 28.9
10. Marqise Lee* • Southern California 28.5
11. Stefon DiggsMaryland 28.5
12. Jamal Golden* • Georgia Tech 28.3
13. Autrey GoldenTexas-El Paso 28.3
14. Andre Debose* • Florida 28.3
Demitri Knowles* • Virginia Tech 28.3
16. Jordan CottonIowa 28.2
17. Cordarrelle PattersonTennessee 28.0
18. Trey Watts* • Tulsa 27.9
19. Bernard Reedy* • Toledo 27.7
20. Michael Ford* • Louisiana State 27.4
Fumbles Forced
1. Josh Shirley* • Washington 6
2. Adam Davis* • Kansas State 4
Khalil MackBuffalo 4
Kenny BrownNevada-Las Vegas 4
Jamie CollinsSouthern Mississippi 4
Jake Ryan* • Michigan 4
Jared Williams* • Rice 4
Eddie Porter* • Arkansas State 4
Malliciah Goodman* • Clemson 4
Andy Jennings* • Fresno State 4
Will PericakColorado 4
Andrew WilsonMissouri 4
Andrew Jackson* • Western Kentucky 4
Alex Okafor* • Texas 4
15. Meshak Williams* • Kansas State 3
Mitch HuelsingMemphis 3
Nate D. SmithTemple 3
Will Sutton* • Arizona State 3
Maurice Falls* • East Carolina 3
Stephon Tuitt* • Notre Dame 3
Paul HazelWestern Michigan 3
Star LotuleleiUtah 3
Siaosi Hala'Api'ApiWyoming 3
Sheldon RichardsonMissouri 3
Shawn Jackson* • Tulsa 3
Roosevelt Nix* • Kent State 3
Travis Johnson* • San Jose State 3
Troy Davis* • Central Florida 3
Quanterus Smith* • Western Kentucky 3
Reginald Bowens* • South Carolina 3
Lenny Jones* • Nevada 3
Austin Niklas* • Air Force 3
Benson MayowaIdaho 3
Chris Borland* • Wisconsin 3
Chris PickettTroy 3
Cole FarrandMaryland 3
Damon Ogburn Jr.* • San Jose State 3
David Gilbert* • Wisconsin 3
Deion BarnesPenn State 3
Deon BushMiami (FL) 3
Dion Jordan* • Oregon 3
E.J. Dunston* • Central Florida 3
Jake Fischer* • Arizona 3
Jared St. John* • Tulsa 3
Jadeveon Clowney* • South Carolina 3
Justin Hamilton* • Louisiana-Lafayette 3
Adrian Hubbard* • Alabama 3
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