FBS Statistics

Career and Season
Statistical Records and Leaders

        Notre Dame Fighting Irish

Career Passing Yards
Rank REC* RTC^ Name Yards Years
27 10 2 Brady Quinn 11,762 2003 - 2006
Season Passing Yards
Rank RES* RTS^ Name Yards Year
87 36 3 Brady Quinn 3,919 2005
134 87 4 Jimmy Clausen 3,722 2009
Career Total Offense
Rank REC* RTC^ Name Yards Years
34 11 2 Brady Quinn 11,944 2003 - 2006
Season Total Offense
Rank RES* RTS^ Name Yards Year
111 34 5 Brady Quinn 4,009 2005
Career Rushing Yards
Rank REC* RTC^ Name Yards Years
60 29 4 Autry Denson 4,318 1995 - 1998
86 19 3 Allen Pinkett 4,131 1982 - 1985
Season Rushing Yards
Rank RES* RTS^ Name Yards Year
Career Receiving Yards
Rank REC* RTC^ Name Yards Years
30 28 5 Michael Floyd 3,686 2008 - 2011
Season Receiving Yards
Rank RES* RTS^ Name Yards Year
49 35 4 Golden Tate 1,496 2009
183 102 4 Jeff Samardzija 1,249 2005
Career All-Purpose Yards
Rank REC* RTC^ Name Yards Years
97 53 7 Julius Jones 5,462 1999 - 2003
115 42 6 Autry Denson 5,327 1995 - 1998
129 18 3 Allen Pinkett 5,259 1982 - 1985
161 54 3 Tim Brown 5,024 1994 - 1997
Season All-Purpose Yards
Rank RES* RTS^ Name Yards Year
Career Scoring
Rank REC* RTC^ Name Yards Years
142 10 3 Allen Pinkett 320 1982 - 1985
Season Scoring
Rank RES* RTS^ Name Yards Year
187 43 3 Jerome Bettis 120 1991
Career Passing Touchdowns
Rank REC* RTC^ Name TD's Years
24 7 1 Brady Quinn 95 2003 - 2006
168 168 17 Tommy Rees 61 2010 - 2013
176 121 12 Jimmy Clausen 60 2007 - 2009
Season Passing Touchdowns
Rank RES* RTS^ Name TD's Year
42 20 3 Brady Quinn 37 2006
115 53 3 Brady Quinn 32 2005
Career Rushing Touchdowns
Rank REC* RTC^ Name TD's Years
35 7 1 Allen Pinkett 49 1982 - 1985
85 33 4 Autry Denson 43 1995 - 1998
Season Rushing Touchdowns
Rank RES* RTS^ Name TD's Year
Career Receiving Touchdowns
Rank REC* RTC^ Name TD's Years
20 18 4 Michael Floyd 37 2008 - 2011
115 69 6 Jeff Samardzija 27 2003 - 2006
131 100 8 Golden Tate 26 2007 - 2009
Season Receiving Touchdowns
Rank RES* RTS^ Name TD's Year
47 30 2 Jeff Samardzija 15 2005
47 31 2 Rhema McKnight 15 2006
47 37 2 Golden Tate 15 2009
Career Interceptions
Rank REC* RTC^ Name INT's Years
76 34 2 Luther Bradley 17 1973 - 1977
162 19 1 Tom MacDonald 15 1961 - 1963
Season Interceptions
Rank RES* RTS^ Name INT's Year
23 14 1 Mike Townsend 10 1972
57 16 2 Tom MacDonald 9 1962
Career Tackles (Since 1975)
Rank REC* RTC^ Name Tackles Years
40 13 1 Bob Crable 521 1978 - 1981
87 13 12 Bob Golic 479 1975 - 1978
Season Tackles (Since 1975)
Rank RES* RTS^ Name Tackles Year
60 29 4 Bob Crable 187 1979
Career Tackles (Since 2000)
Rank REC* RTC^ Name Tackles Years
28 27 2 Manti Te'o 437 2009 - 2012
Season Tackles (Since 2000)
Rank RES* RTS^ Name Tackles Year
Career Sacks (Since 1980)
Rank REC* RTC^ Name Sacks Years
Season Sacks (Since 1980)
Rank RES* RTS^ Name Sacks Year
131 107 8 Justin Tuck 13.5 2003
Career Sacks (Since 2000)
Rank REC* RTC^ Name Sacks Years
Season Sacks (Since 2000)
Rank RES* RTS^ Name Sacks

Year

42 18 8 Justin Tuck 13.5

2003 

Career Tackles for a Loss (Since 1980)
Rank REC* RTC^ Name TFL's Years
Season Tackles for a Loss (Since 1980)
Rank RES* RTS^ Name TFL's Year
Career Tackles for a Loss (Since 2000)
Rank REC* RTC^ Name TFL's Years
Season Tackles for a Loss (Since 2000)
Rank RES* RTS^ Name TFL's Year
 

 

 

 

 

*REC = the player's rank upon graduation

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

*RES = the player's rank at the end of the season

^RTS = the player's rank for that season