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Leaders Table
Rank Player Yds Years Tm
1Drew Brees78,1762001-20202TM
2Tom Brady 75,3242000-20202TM
3Peyton Manning71,9401998-20152TM
4Brett Favre +71,8381991-20104TM
5Dan Marino+61,3611983-1999mia
6Philip Rivers60,0652004-20202TM
7Ben Roethlisberger57,3222004-2020pit
8Eli Manning 57,0232004-2019nyg
9Matt Ryan52,1472008-2020atl
10John Elway+51,4751983-1998den
11Warren Moon+49,3251984-20004TM
12Aaron Rodgers 47,8332005-2020gnb
13Fran Tarkenton+47,0031961-19782TM
14Carson Palmer46,2472004-20173TM
15Vinny Testaverde46,2331987-20077TM
16Drew Bledsoe44,6111993-20063TM
17Dan Fouts+43,0401973-1987sdg
18Matthew Stafford41,8362009-2020det
19Kerry Collins40,9221995-20116TM
20Joe Montana+40,5511979-19942TM
21Johnny Unitas +40,2391956-19732TM
22Joe Flacco40,0672008-20192TM
23Dave Krieg38,1471980-19986TM
24Boomer Esiason37,9201984-19973TM
25Donovan McNabb37,2761999-20113TM
26Matt Hasselbeck 36,6381999-20154TM
27Jim Kelly+35,4671986-1996buf
28Jay Cutler 35,1332006-20173TM
29Jim Everett34,8371986-19973TM
30Jim Hart 34,6651966-19842TM
31Steve DeBerg34,2411978-19986TM
32Tony Romo 34,1832004-2016dal
33Alex Smith34,0682005-20183TM
34Ryan Fitzpatrick33,5652005-20208TM
35John Hadl33,5031962-19774TM
36Phil Simms33,4621979-1993nyg
37Steve Young+33,1241985-19992TM
38Y.A. Tittle+33,0701948-19643TM
39Troy Aikman+32,9421989-2000dal
40Ken Anderson 32,8381971-1986cin
41Kurt Warner+32,3441998-20093TM
42Sonny Jurgensen+32,2241957-19742TM
43Mark Brunell32,0721994-20115TM
44Andy Dalton31,5942011-20202TM
45John Brodie31,5481957-1973sfo
46Steve McNair31,3041995-20072TM
47Norm Snead 30,7971961-19765TM
48Russell Wilson 30,6592012-2020sea
49Randall Cunningham29,9791985-20014TM
50Joe Ferguson 29,8171973-19904TM
51Cam Newton29,7552011-20202TM
52Jon Kitna29,7451997-20114TM
53Roman Gabriel29,4441962-19772TM
54Jake Plummer29,2531997-20062TM
55Brad Johnson 29,0541994-20084TM
56Rich Gannon28,7431987-20044TM
57Len Dawson+28,7111957-19753TM
58Chris Chandler28,4841988-20047TM
59Trent Green28,4751997-20084TM
60Ron Jaworski28,1901974-19894TM
61Terry Bradshaw+27,9891970-1983pit
62Ken Stabler +27,9381970-19843TM
63Craig Morton27,9081965-19823TM
64Joe Namath+27,6631965-19772TM
65Jeff George27,6021990-20015TM
66George Blanda+26,9201949-19754TM
67Steve Grogan26,8861975-1990nwe
68Bobby Layne+26,7681948-19624TM
69Jim Harbaugh 26,2881987-20004TM
70Jim Plunkett25,8821971-19863TM
71Jeff Garcia25,5371999-20095TM
72Matt Schaub25,4672004-20194TM
73Joe Theismann25,2061974-1985was
74Ken O'Brien25,0941984-19932TM
75Bob Griese+25,0921967-1980mia
76Tommy Kramer24,7771977-19902TM
77Kirk Cousins 24,7302012-20202TM
78Bart Starr+24,7181956-1971gnb
79Charley Johnson 24,4101961-19753TM
80Daunte Culpepper24,1531999-20094TM
81Steve Bartkowski24,1241975-19862TM
82Steve Beuerlein24,0461988-20036TM
83Ryan Tannehill23,9852012-20202TM
84Archie Manning23,9111971-19843TM
85Brian Sipe23,7131974-1983cle
86Andrew Luck 23,6712012-2018clt
87Norm Van Brocklin +23,6111949-19602TM
88Otto Graham+23,5841946-1955cle
89Derek Carr23,5772014-2020rai
90Lynn Dickey23,3221971-19852TM
91Bernie Kosar23,3011985-19963TM
92Marc Bulger22,8142002-2009ram
93Neil Lomax22,7711981-1988crd
94Roger Staubach+22,7001969-1979dal
95Babe Parilli 22,6811952-19695TM
96Michael Vick22,4642001-20154TM
97Danny White21,9591976-1988dal
98Sammy Baugh+21,8861937-1952was
99Jeff Blake21,7111992-20057TM
100Neil O'Donnell21,6901991-20034TM
101Bobby Hebert21,6831985-19962TM
102Gus Frerotte21,2911994-20087TM
103Jack Kemp21,2181957-19693TM
104Jim Zorn21,1151976-19873TM
105Jake Delhomme20,9751999-20114TM
106Earl Morrall20,8091956-19766TM
107Richard Todd20,6101976-19852TM
108Trent Dilfer20,5181994-20075TM
109Billy Kilmer20,4951961-19783TM
110Aaron Brooks20,2612000-20062TM
111Jay Schroeder20,0631985-19944TM
112Jameis Winston19,7372015-2019tam
113Charlie Conerly19,4881948-1961nyg
114Sam Bradford 19,4492010-20184TM
115Brian Griese19,4401998-20084TM
116Chris Miller19,3201987-19993TM
117Daryle Lamonica19,1541963-19742TM
118Tobin Rote18,8501950-19664TM
119Billy Wade18,5301954-19662TM
120Dan Pastorini18,5151971-19834TM
121Mark Rypien18,4731988-20015TM
122Bert Jones18,1901973-19822TM
123Jim McMahon 18,1481982-19966TM
124Kyle Orton18,0372005-20145TM
125Chad Pennington17,8232000-20102TM
126Josh McCown17,7312002-20199TM
127Blake Bortles 17,6492014-20192TM
128Milt Plum17,5361957-19694TM
129Matt Cassel17,5082005-20187TM
130Wade Wilson17,2831981-19985TM
131Bill Kenney17,2771980-1988kan
132Don Meredith17,1991960-1968dal
133Stan Humphries17,1911989-19972TM
134Doug Williams16,9981978-19892TM
135Dak Prescott 16,9662016-2020dal
136Elvis Grbac16,7741994-20013TM
137Jason Campbell16,7712006-20145TM
138Jeff Hostetler16,4301985-19973TM
139Rodney Peete16,3381989-20046TM
140Mike Tomczak16,0791985-19994TM
141Greg Landry16,0521968-19843TM
142Frank Ryan16,0421958-19703TM
143David Garrard16,0032002-2010jax
144Scott Mitchell 15,6921991-20014TM
145Ed Brown15,6001954-19653TM
146Mark Sanchez15,3572009-20184TM
147Erik Kramer15,3371987-19994TM
148Tony Banks15,3151996-20054TM
149Jared Goff15,0822016-2020ram
150Carson Wentz 14,9282016-2020phi
151Kordell Stewart14,7461995-20053TM
152Doug Flutie14,7151986-20054TM
153Joey Harrington14,6932002-20073TM
154Sid Luckman+14,6861939-1950chi
155David Carr14,4522002-20124TM
156Bubby Brister14,4451986-20005TM
157Marc Wilson14,3911980-19902TM
158Case Keenum14,3682012-20195TM
159Bill Nelsen 14,1651963-19722TM
160Josh Freeman 13,8732009-20153TM
161Gary Danielson13,7641976-19882TM
162Eddie LeBaron13,3991952-19632TM
163Marcus Mariota13,2072015-2019oti
164Chad Henne12,9602008-20183TM
165Bill Munson12,8961964-19795TM
166Don Majkowski12,7001987-19963TM
167Colin Kaepernick12,2712011-2016sfo
168Nick Foles12,0892012-20205TM
169Rick Mirer 11,9691993-20035TM
170Tom Flores11,9591960-19693TM
171Bob Waterfield+11,8491945-1952ram
172Jay Fiedler11,8441995-20055TM
173Cotton Davidson11,7601954-19683TM
174Vince Ferragamo11,3361977-19863TM
175Mike Livingston11,2951968-1979kan
176Tony Eason11,1421983-19902TM
177Tim Couch11,1311999-2003cle
178Charlie Batch11,0851998-20122TM
179Derek Anderson 10,8782006-20184TM
180Frankie Albert 10,7951946-1952sfo
181Billy Joe Tolliver10,7601989-19995TM
182Eric Hipple10,7111980-1989det
183Byron Leftwich10,5322003-20124TM
184Deshaun Watson 10,5082017-2020htx
185Mike Phipps10,5061970-19812TM
186George Ratterman10,4731947-19563TM
187Steve Bono10,4391985-19997TM
188Tommy Thompson10,3851940-19502TM
189Zeke Bratkowski10,3451954-19713TM
190Frank Tripucka10,2821949-19634TM
191Brian Hoyer10,2742009-20197TM
192Dave Brown10,2481992-20012TM
193Jack Trudeau10,2431986-19953TM
194Rex Grossman10,2322003-20123TM
195Mark Malone 10,1751980-19893TM
196Patrick Mahomes 9,9252017-2020kan
197Tyrod Taylor 9,7702011-20204TM
198Vince Evans9,4851977-19952TM
199Bobby Thomason9,4801949-19573TM
200Lamar McHan9,4491954-19634TM
201Gary Hogeboom9,4361980-19893TM
202Mike Pagel9,4141982-19933TM
203Pat Haden9,2961976-1981ram
204Robert Griffin III9,2382012-20203TM
205Bob Berry 9,1971965-19752TM
206Mitchell Trubisky 9,1142017-2020chi
207Blaine Gabbert9,0632011-20184TM
208Vince Young8,9642006-20112TM
209Kyle Boller8,9312003-20113TM
210John Friesz8,6991990-20004TM
211Jim Finks+8,6221949-1955pit
212David Woodley8,5581980-19852TM
213Teddy Bridgewater8,5232014-20203TM
214Rudy Bukich8,4331953-19684TM
215Randy Johnson8,3291966-19764TM
216Shaun Hill8,2952005-20164TM
217Pete Beathard8,1761964-19734TM
218James Harris8,1361969-19793TM
219Baker Mayfield8,1162018-2020cle
220Tommy Maddox8,0871992-20054TM
221Arnie Herber +8,0411930-19452TM
222Steve Walsh7,8751989-19996TM
223Kent Graham7,8011992-20014TM
224Al Dorow7,7081954-19624TM
225Craig Erickson7,6251992-19973TM
226Matt Moore7,5972007-20193TM
227Brock Osweiler 7,4182012-20183TM
228Gary Cuozzo7,4021963-19724TM
229Jimmy Garoppolo7,3362014-20202TM
230Paul Christman 7,2941945-19502TM
231Tarvaris Jackson 7,2632006-20152TM
232Steve Fuller7,1561979-19862TM
233Dick Wood7,1531962-19665TM
234Jim Ninowski7,1331958-19694TM
235Bob Avellini7,1111975-1984chi
236Randy Wright7,1061984-1988gnb
237Adrian Burk7,0011950-19562TM
238Dave Wilson6,9871981-1988nor
239Steve Spurrier6,8781967-19762TM
240Steve Pelluer6,8701984-19902TM
241Christian Ponder6,6582011-2014min
242Bobby Douglass 6,4931969-19784TM
243Brandon Weeden6,4622012-20183TM
244Jacoby Brissett6,4592016-20202TM
245Scott Brunner6,4571980-19852TM
246Sam Darnold 6,4512018-2020nyj
247Hugh Millen6,4401987-19954TM
248Steve Ramsey6,4371970-19762TM
249Jim Miller6,3871995-20022TM
250Ty Detmer 6,3511993-20035TM