FBS Statistics

Career and Season
Statistical Records and Leaders

                     Career Passing Yards

Rank REC* RTC^ Name School Yards Years
1 1 1 Case Keenum Houston 19,217 2007 - 2011
2 1 1 Timmy Chang Hawaii 17,072 2001 - 2004
3 3 1 Landry Jones Oklahoma 16,646 2009 - 2012
4 2 1 Graham Harrell Texas Tech 15,793 2005 - 2008
5 1 1 Ty Detmer BYU 15,031 1988 - 1991
6 5 2 Kellen Moore Boise State 14,667 2008 - 2011
7 3 1 Colt Brennan Hawaii 14,193 2005 - 2007
8 8 1 Rakeem Cato Marshall 14,079 2011 - 2014
9 9 2 Sean Mannion Oregon State 13,600 2011 - 2014
10 2 1 Philip Rivers N.C. State 13,484 2000 - 2003
11 9 1 Corey Robinson Troy 13,477 2010 - 2013
12 6 1 Colt McCoy Texas 13,253 2006 - 2009
13 11 2 Aaron Murray Georgia 13,166 2010 - 2013
14 4 1 Kevin Kolb Houston 12,964 2003 - 2006
15 9 2 Dan LeFevour Central Michigan 12,905 2006 - 2009
16 14 3 Derek Carr Fresno State 12,842 2010 - 2013
17 2 1 Tim Rattay Louisiana Tech 12,746 1997 - 1999
18 12 3 Ryan Lindley San Diego State 12,690 2008 - 2011
19 4 2 Luke McCown Louisiana Tech 12,666 2000 - 2003
20 3 2 Chris Redman Louisville 12,541 1996 - 1999
21 10 2 Chase Daniel Missouri 12,515 2005 - 2008
22 14 1 Trevor Vittatoe UTEP 12,439 2007 - 2010
23 4 3 Kliff Kingsbury Texas Tech 12,429 1999 - 2002
24 19 2 Matt Barkley USC 12,327 2009 - 2012
25 20 3 Zac Dysert Miami (Oh) 12,013 2009 - 2012
26 26 3 Shane Carden East Carolina 11,991 2011 - 2014
27 24 4 Tajh Boyd Clemson 11,904 2010 - 2013
28 5 4 Byron Leftwich Marshall 11,903 1999 - 2002
29 13 3 Chase Holbrook New Mexico State 11,846 2006 - 2008
30 10 2 Brady Quinn Notre Dame 11,762 2003 - 2006
31 22 4 Russell Wilson N.C. State & Wisc 11,720 2008 - 2011
32 25 4 Geno Smith West Virginia 11,662 2009 - 2012
33 9 2 David Greene Georgia 11,528 2001 - 2004
34 10 3 Gino Guidugli Cincinnati 11,453 2001 - 2004
35 1 1 Todd Santos San Diego State 11,425 1984 - 1987
36 33 5 Keith Wenning Ball State 11,402 2010 - 2013
37 7 2 Carson Palmer USC 11,388 1999 - 2002
38 22 3 Max Hall BYU 11,365 2006 - 2009
39 23 4 Tim Hiller Western Michigan 11,338 2006 - 2009
40 40 4 Connor Halliday Washington State 11,304 2011 - 2014
41 5 3 Tim Lester Western Michigan 11,299 1996 - 1999
42 14 4 Derek Anderson Oregon State 11,249 2001 - 2004
43 17 3 Chris Leak Florida 11,213 2003 - 2006
44 3 1 Peyton Manning Tennessee 11,201 1994 - 1997
45 28 5 Todd Reesing Kansas 11,194 2006 - 2009
46 23 4 Curtis Painter Purdue 11,163 2005 - 2008
47 3 1 Eric Zeier Georgia 11,153 1991 - 1994
48 20 4 Jordan Palmer UTEP 11,084 2003 - 2006
49 17 5 Charlie Frye Akron 11,049 2001 - 2004
50 22 5 John Beck BYU 11,021 2003 - 2006
51 13 3 Ryan Schneider UCF 10,976 2000 - 2003
52 24 2 Paul Smith Tulsa 10,924 2004 - 2007
53 37 2 Adam Weber Minnesota 10,917 2007 - 2010
54 3 1 Alex Van Pelt Pittsburgh 10,913 1989 - 1992
55 9 1 Drew Brees Purdue 10,909 1997 - 2000
56 10 1 David Neill Nevada 10,903 1998 - 2001
57 45 5 Austin Davis Southern Miss 10,892 2008 - 2011
58 27 3 Alex Brink Washington State 10,887 2004 - 2007
59 5 1 Danny Wuerffel Florida 10,875 1993 - 1996
60 18 4 Ben Roethlisberger Miami (Oh) 10,829 2001 - 2003
61 61 5 Marcus Mariota Oregon 10,796 2012 - 2014
62 31 4 Brian Brohm Louisville 10,775 2004 - 2007
63 53 5 Ryan Aplin Arkansas State 10,753 2009 - 2012
64 10 4 Chad Pennington Marshall 10,698 1997 - 1999
65 25 1 Matt Leinart USC 10,693 2002 - 2005
66 1 1 Kevin Sweeney Fresno State 10,623 1983 - 1986
67 26 6 Andrew Walter Arizona State 10,617 2001 - 2004
68 28 2 Brett Basanez Northwestern 10,580 2002 - 2005
69 1 1 Doug Flutie Boston College 10,579 1981 - 1984
70 7 2 Steve Stenstrom Stanford 10,531 1991 - 1994
71 44 5 Rudy Carpenter Arizona State 10,495 2005 - 2008
72 58 6 Robert Griffin III Baylor 10,366 2008 - 2011
73 23 5 Jared Lorenzen Kentucky 10,354 2000 - 2003
74 55 3 Andy Dalton TCU 10,314 2007 - 2010
75 2 1 Brian McClure Bowling Green 10,280 1982 - 1985
76 72 6 Kolton Browning UL-Monroe 10,263 2010 - 2013
77 7 1 Troy Kopp Pacific 10,258 1989 - 1993
78 32 7 Danny Wimprine Memphis 10,215 2001 - 2004
79 64 7 Bryant Moniz Hawaii 10,169 2008 - 2011
80 35 3 Paul Pinegar Fresno State 10,145 2002 - 2005
81 26 6 Eli Manning Mississippi 10,119 2000 - 2003
82 57 6 Tyler Sheehan Bowling Green 10,118 2006 - 2009
83 58 7 Rusty Smith Florida Atlantic 10,113 2006 - 2009
84 63 4 Colin Kaepernick Nevada 10,098 2007 - 2010
85 64 5 Nathan Enderle Idaho 10,084 2007 - 2010
86 71 8 Nick Foles Arizona & Mich St. 10,068 2008 - 2011
87 59 8 Thaddeus Lewis Duke 10,065 2006 - 2009
88 8 2 Glenn Foley Boston College 10,042 1990 - 1993
89 12 1 Cade McNown UCLA 10,008 1995 - 1998
90 90 6 Brett Hundley UCLA 9,966 2012 - 2014
91 81 6 Ryan Radcliff Central Michigan 9,922 2009 - 2012
92 29 7 Cody Pickett Washington 9,916 2000 - 2003
93 40 4 Darrell Hackney UAB 9,886 2002 - 2005
94 19 2 Chris Weinke Florida State 9,839 1997 - 2000
95 31 8 Ryan Dinwiddie Boise State 9,819 2000 - 2003
96 92 7 Teddy Bridgewater Louisville 9,817 2011 - 2013
97 57 6 Chase Clement Rice 9,785 2005 - 2008
98 68 9 Riley Skinner Wake Forest 9,762 2006 - 2009
99 95 8 Garrett Gilbert SMU & Texas 9,761 2009 - 2013
100 51 5 Chad Henne Michigan 9,709 2004 - 2007
101 32 10 Casey Clausen Tennessee 9,707 2000 - 2003
102 33 9 Casey Bramlett Wyoming 9,684 2000 - 2003
103 45 5 Charlie Whitehurst Clemson 9,665 2002 - 2005
104 104 7 Cody Fajardo Nevada 9,659 2011 - 2014
105 1 1 Ben Bennett Duke 9,614 1980 - 1983
106 23 4 Ken Dorsey Miami (Fl) 9,565 1999 - 2002
107 1 1 Jim McMahon BYU 9,536 1978 - 1981
108 108 8 Bo Wallace Mississippi 9,534 2011 - 2014
109 7 1 Todd Ellis S. Carolina 9,519 1986 - 1989
110 58 6 Bret Meyer Iowa State 9,498 2004 - 2007
111 90 9 G.J. Kinne Tulsa 9,472 2008 - 2011
112 9 2 David Klingler Houston 9,466 1988 - 1991
113 99 7 Sean Renfree Duke 9,465 2009 - 2012
114 22 5 Jamie Barnette N.C. State 9,461 1996 - 1999
115 15 3 Stoney Case New Mexico 9,460 1991 - 1994
116 94 10 Andrew Luck Stanford 9,430 2009 - 2011
117 7 1 Erik Wilhelm Oregon State 9,393 1985 - 1988
118 11 3 Jeremy Leach New Mexico 9,382 1988 - 1991
119 88 6 T.J. Yates North Carolina 9,377 2007 - 2010
120 64 7 Andre Woodson Kentucky 9,363 2004 - 2007
121 2 1 John Elway Stanford 9,349 1979 - 1982
122 21 2 Daunte Culpepper UCF 9,341 1996 - 1998
123 52 8 Dan Orlovsky Connecticut 9,327 2002 - 2004
124 15 4 T.J. Rubley Tulsa 9,324 1987 - 1991
125 69 8 Matt Ryan Boston College 9,313 2004 - 2007
126 15 2 Shane Matthews Florida 9,287 1989 - 1992
127 89 10 Tim Tebow Florida 9,285 2006 - 2009
128 106 11 Brandon Weeden Oklahoma State 9,260 2008 - 2011
129 129 9 Gary Nova Rutgers 9,258 2011 - 2014
130 79 7 Nate Davis Ball State 9,233 2006 - 2008
131 59 6 Bruce Gradkowski Toledo 9,225 2002 - 2005
132 22 2 Jake Delhomme UL-Lafayette 9,216 1993 - 1996
133 82 8 Willie Tuitama Arizona 9,211 2005 - 2008
134 6 2 Chuck Long Iowa 9,210 1981 - 1985
135 35 2 Patrick Ramsey Tulane 9,205 1998 - 2001
136 121 8 Ryan Nassib Syracuse 9,190 2009 - 2012
136 136 10 Garrett Grayson Colorado State 9,190 2011 - 2014
138 1 1 Mark Herrmann Purdue 9,188 1977 - 1980
139 40 5 Jose Fuentes Utah State 9,164 1999 - 2002
139 40 6 Rex Grossman Florida 9,164 2000 - 2002
141 35 3 Walter Church Eastern Michigan 9,142 1996 - 2000
142 117 12 Kirk Cousins Michigan State 9,131 2008 - 2011
143 135 9 Tyler Tettleton Ohio 9,129 2010 - 2013
144 12 2 Tommy Hodson LSU 9,115 1986 - 1989
145 90 9 Mike Teel Rutgers 9,107 2005 - 2008
146 39 3 Jonathan Smith Oregon State 9,079 1998 - 2001
147 26 3 Jason Martin Louisiana Tech 9,066 1993 - 1996
148 37 4 Bart Hendricks Boise State 9,030 1997 - 2000
149 42 4 David Garrard East Carolina 9,029 1998 - 2001
150 133 9 Ryan Griffin Tulane 9,026 2009 - 2012
151 24 1 Spence Fischer Duke 9,021 1992 - 1995
152 144 10 A.J. McCarron Alabama 9,019 2010 - 2013
153 59 11 John Navarre Michigan 9,014 2000 - 2003

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*REC = the player's rank upon graduation

^RTC = the player's rank in his graduating class