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Leaders Table
Rank Player Yds Years Tm
1Peyton Manning71,9401998-20152TM
2Brett Favre+71,8381991-20104TM
3Drew Brees66,1112001-20162TM
4Tom Brady61,5822000-2016nwe
5Dan Marino+61,3611983-1999mia
6John Elway+51,4751983-1998den
7Warren Moon+49,3251984-20004TM
8Eli Manning48,2142004-2016nyg
9Fran Tarkenton+47,0031961-19782TM
10Ben Roethlisberger46,8142004-2016pit
11Vinny Testaverde46,2331987-20077TM
12Philip Rivers45,8332004-2016sdg
13Drew Bledsoe44,6111993-20063TM
14Carson Palmer44,2692004-20163TM
15Dan Fouts+43,0401973-1987sdg
16Kerry Collins40,9221995-20116TM
17Joe Montana+40,5511979-19942TM
18Johnny Unitas+40,2391956-19732TM
19Dave Krieg38,1471980-19986TM
20Boomer Esiason37,9201984-19973TM
21Matt Ryan37,7012008-2016atl
22Donovan McNabb37,2761999-20113TM
23Aaron Rodgers36,8272005-2016gnb
24Matt Hasselbeck36,6381999-20154TM
25Jim Kelly+35,4671986-1996buf
26Jim Everett34,8371986-19973TM
27Jim Hart34,6651966-19842TM
28Steve DeBerg34,2411978-19986TM
29Tony Romo34,1832004-2016dal
30John Hadl33,5031962-19774TM
31Phil Simms33,4621979-1993nyg
32Steve Young+33,1241985-19992TM
33Y.A. Tittle+33,0701948-19643TM
34Troy Aikman+32,9421989-2000dal
35Ken Anderson32,8381971-1986cin
36Joe Flacco32,6392008-2016rav
37Jay Cutler32,4672006-20162TM
38Kurt Warner+32,3441998-20093TM
39Sonny Jurgensen+32,2241957-19742TM
40Mark Brunell32,0721994-20115TM
41John Brodie31,5481957-1973sfo
42Steve McNair31,3041995-20072TM
43Norm Snead30,7971961-19765TM
44Matthew Stafford30,3032009-2016det
45Randall Cunningham29,9791985-20014TM
46Joe Ferguson29,8171973-19904TM
47Jon Kitna29,7451997-20114TM
48Roman Gabriel29,4441962-19772TM
49Jake Plummer29,2531997-20062TM
50Brad Johnson29,0541994-20084TM
51Rich Gannon28,7431987-20044TM
52Len Dawson+28,7111957-19753TM
53Chris Chandler28,4841988-20047TM
54Trent Green28,4751997-20084TM
55Ron Jaworski28,1901974-19894TM
56Terry Bradshaw+27,9891970-1983pit
57Ken Stabler+27,9381970-19843TM
58Craig Morton27,9081965-19823TM
59Alex Smith27,8462005-20162TM
60Joe Namath+27,6631965-19772TM
61Jeff George27,6021990-20015TM
62George Blanda+26,9201949-19754TM
63Steve Grogan26,8861975-1990nwe
64Bobby Layne+26,7681948-19624TM
65Jim Harbaugh26,2881987-20004TM
66Ryan Fitzpatrick25,8882005-20166TM
67Jim Plunkett25,8821971-19863TM
68Jeff Garcia25,5371999-20095TM
69Joe Theismann25,2061974-1985was
70Ken O'Brien25,0941984-19932TM
71Bob Griese+25,0921967-1980mia
72Matt Schaub24,8672004-20164TM
73Tommy Kramer24,7771977-19902TM
74Bart Starr+24,7181956-1971gnb
75Charley Johnson24,4101961-19753TM
76Daunte Culpepper24,1531999-20094TM
77Steve Bartkowski24,1241975-19862TM
78Steve Beuerlein24,0461988-20036TM
79Archie Manning23,9111971-19843TM
80Brian Sipe23,7131974-1983cle
81Norm Van Brocklin+23,6111949-19602TM
82Otto Graham+23,5841946-1955cle
83Lynn Dickey23,3221971-19852TM
84Bernie Kosar23,3011985-19963TM
85Marc Bulger22,8142002-2009ram
86Neil Lomax22,7711981-1988crd
87Roger Staubach+22,7001969-1979dal
88Babe Parilli22,6811952-19695TM
89Michael Vick22,4642001-20154TM
90Andy Dalton22,2142011-2016cin
91Danny White21,9591976-1988dal
92Sammy Baugh+21,8861937-1952was
93Cam Newton21,7722011-2016car
94Jeff Blake21,7111992-20057TM
95Neil O'Donnell21,6901991-20034TM
96Bobby Hebert21,6831985-19962TM
97Gus Frerotte21,2911994-20087TM
98Jack Kemp21,2181957-19693TM
99Jim Zorn21,1151976-19873TM
100Jake Delhomme20,9751999-20114TM
101Earl Morrall20,8091956-19766TM
102Richard Todd20,6101976-19852TM
103Trent Dilfer20,5181994-20075TM
104Billy Kilmer20,4951961-19783TM
105Aaron Brooks20,2612000-20062TM
106Jay Schroeder20,0631985-19944TM
107Charlie Conerly19,4881948-1961nyg
108Brian Griese19,4401998-20084TM
109Chris Miller19,3201987-19993TM
110Daryle Lamonica19,1541963-19742TM
111Andrew Luck19,0782012-2016clt
112Tobin Rote18,8501950-19664TM
113Sam Bradford18,6672010-20163TM
114Billy Wade18,5301954-19662TM
115Dan Pastorini18,5151971-19834TM
116Mark Rypien18,4731988-20015TM
117Ryan Tannehill18,4552012-2016mia
118Russell Wilson18,1932012-2016sea
119Bert Jones18,1901973-19822TM
120Jim McMahon18,1481982-19966TM
121Kyle Orton18,0372005-20145TM
122Chad Pennington17,8232000-20102TM
123Milt Plum17,5361957-19694TM
124Matt Cassel17,2872005-20166TM
125Wade Wilson17,2831981-19985TM
126Bill Kenney17,2771980-1988kan
127Don Meredith17,1991960-1968dal
128Stan Humphries17,1911989-19972TM
129Doug Williams16,9981978-19892TM
130Elvis Grbac16,7741994-20013TM
131Jason Campbell16,7712006-20145TM
132Jeff Hostetler16,4301985-19973TM
133Rodney Peete16,3381989-20046TM
134Mike Tomczak16,0791985-19994TM
135Greg Landry16,0521968-19843TM
136Frank Ryan16,0421958-19703TM
137David Garrard16,0032002-2010jax
138Scott Mitchell15,6921991-20014TM
139Ed Brown15,6001954-19653TM
140Erik Kramer15,3371987-19994TM
141Tony Banks15,3151996-20054TM
142Mark Sanchez15,2192009-20163TM
143Kordell Stewart14,7461995-20053TM
144Doug Flutie14,7151986-20054TM
145Joey Harrington14,6932002-20073TM
146Sid Luckman+14,6861939-1950chi
147David Carr14,4522002-20124TM
148Bubby Brister14,4451986-20005TM
149Marc Wilson14,3911980-19902TM
150Josh McCown14,2422002-20167TM
151Bill Nelsen14,1651963-19722TM
152Josh Freeman13,8732009-20153TM
153Gary Danielson13,7641976-19882TM
154Eddie LeBaron13,3991952-19632TM
155Chad Henne12,9312008-20162TM
156Bill Munson12,8961964-19795TM
157Don Majkowski12,7001987-19963TM
158Colin Kaepernick12,2712011-2016sfo
159Kirk Cousins12,1132012-2016was
160Rick Mirer11,9691993-20035TM
161Tom Flores11,9591960-19693TM
162Bob Waterfield+11,8491945-1952ram
163Jay Fiedler11,8441995-20055TM
164Cotton Davidson11,7601954-19683TM
165Vince Ferragamo11,3361977-19863TM
166Mike Livingston11,2951968-1979kan
167Blake Bortles11,2412014-2016jax
168Derek Carr11,1942014-2016rai
169Tony Eason11,1421983-19902TM
170Tim Couch11,1311999-2003cle
171Charlie Batch11,0851998-20122TM
172Frankie Albert10,7951946-1952sfo
173Billy Joe Tolliver10,7601989-19995TM
174Eric Hipple10,7111980-1989det
175Byron Leftwich10,5322003-20124TM
176Mike Phipps10,5061970-19812TM
177George Ratterman10,4731947-19563TM
178Steve Bono10,4391985-19997TM
179Derek Anderson10,3962006-20163TM
180Tommy Thompson10,3851940-19502TM
181Zeke Bratkowski10,3451954-19713TM
182Frank Tripucka10,2821949-19634TM
183Dave Brown10,2481992-20012TM
184Jack Trudeau10,2431986-19953TM
185Rex Grossman10,2322003-20123TM
186Mark Malone10,1751980-19893TM
187Vince Evans9,4851977-19952TM
188Bobby Thomason9,4801949-19573TM
189Lamar McHan9,4491954-19634TM
190Gary Hogeboom9,4361980-19893TM
191Mike Pagel9,4141982-19933TM
192Pat Haden9,2961976-1981ram
193Nick Foles9,2152012-20163TM
194Bob Berry9,1971965-19752TM
195Robert Griffin8,9832012-20162TM
196Vince Young8,9642006-20112TM
197Kyle Boller8,9312003-20113TM
198John Friesz8,6991990-20004TM
199Jim Finks+8,6221949-1955pit
200Brian Hoyer8,6082009-20165TM
201David Woodley8,5581980-19852TM
202Rudy Bukich8,4331953-19684TM
203Randy Johnson8,3291966-19764TM
204Shaun Hill8,2952005-20164TM
205Pete Beathard8,1761964-19734TM
206James Harris8,1361969-19793TM
207Jameis Winston8,1322015-2016tam
208Tommy Maddox8,0871992-20054TM
209Arnie Herber+8,0411930-19452TM
210Steve Walsh7,8751989-19996TM
211Kent Graham7,8011992-20014TM
212Al Dorow7,7081954-19624TM
213Craig Erickson7,6251992-19973TM
214Gary Cuozzo7,4021963-19724TM
215Blaine Gabbert7,3512011-20162TM
216Paul Christman7,2941945-19502TM
217Tarvaris Jackson7,2632006-20152TM
218Steve Fuller7,1561979-19862TM
219Dick Wood7,1531962-19665TM
220Jim Ninowski7,1331958-19694TM
221Bob Avellini7,1111975-1984chi
222Randy Wright7,1061984-1988gnb
223Adrian Burk7,0011950-19562TM
224Dave Wilson6,9871981-1988nor
225Steve Spurrier6,8781967-19762TM
226Steve Pelluer6,8701984-19902TM
227Christian Ponder6,6582011-2014min
228Bobby Douglass6,4931969-19784TM
229Brandon Weeden6,4622012-20153TM
230Scott Brunner6,4571980-19852TM
231Hugh Millen6,4401987-19954TM
232Steve Ramsey6,4371970-19762TM
233Jim Miller6,3871995-20022TM
234Ty Detmer6,3511993-20035TM
235Dennis Shaw6,3471970-19752TM
236Quincy Carter6,3372001-20042TM
237Damon Huard6,3031998-20083TM
238Johnny Lujack6,2951948-1951chi
239J.P. Losman6,2712004-20113TM
240Jack Concannon6,2701964-19754TM
241Tyrod Taylor6,2572011-20162TM
242Marcus Mariota6,2442015-2016oti
243Jeff Kemp6,2301981-19914TM
244David Whitehurst6,2051977-1983gnb
245Jacky Lee6,1911960-19693TM
246Teddy Bridgewater6,1502014-2015min
247Matt Moore6,0772007-20162TM
248Frank Reich6,0751985-19984TM
249Trent Edwards6,0332007-20123TM
250Geno Smith5,9622013-2016nyj
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