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Leaders Table
Rank Player Yds Years Tm
1Drew Brees80,3582001-20202TM
2Tom Brady 79,2042000-20202TM
3Peyton Manning 71,9401998-20152TM
4Brett Favre +71,8381991-20104TM
5Philip Rivers63,4402004-20202TM
6Dan Marino+61,3611983-1999mia
7Ben Roethlisberger60,3482004-2020pit
8Eli Manning 57,0232004-2019nyg
9Matt Ryan55,7672008-2020atl
10John Elway+51,4751983-1998den
11Aaron Rodgers 51,2452005-2020gnb
12Warren Moon+49,3251984-20004TM
13Fran Tarkenton+47,0031961-19782TM
14Carson Palmer46,2472004-20173TM
15Vinny Testaverde46,2331987-20077TM
16Matthew Stafford45,1092009-2020det
17Drew Bledsoe44,6111993-20063TM
18Dan Fouts+43,0401973-1987sdg
19Joe Flacco40,9312008-20203TM
20Kerry Collins40,9221995-20116TM
21Joe Montana+40,5511979-19942TM
22Johnny Unitas +40,2391956-19732TM
23Dave Krieg38,1471980-19986TM
24Boomer Esiason37,9201984-19973TM
25Donovan McNabb37,2761999-20113TM
26Matt Hasselbeck 36,6381999-20154TM
27Alex Smith35,6502005-20203TM
28Jim Kelly+35,4671986-1996buf
29Jay Cutler 35,1332006-20173TM
30Ryan Fitzpatrick34,9772005-20208TM
31Jim Everett34,8371986-19973TM
32Jim Hart 34,6651966-19842TM
33Steve DeBerg34,2411978-19986TM
34Tony Romo 34,1832004-2016dal
35Russell Wilson 33,9462012-2020sea
36Andy Dalton33,7642011-20202TM
37John Hadl33,5031962-19774TM
38Phil Simms33,4621979-1993nyg
39Steve Young+33,1241985-19992TM
40Y.A. Tittle+33,0701948-19643TM
41Troy Aikman+32,9421989-2000dal
42Ken Anderson 32,8381971-1986cin
43Kurt Warner+32,3441998-20093TM
44Sonny Jurgensen+32,2241957-19742TM
45Mark Brunell32,0721994-20115TM
46Cam Newton31,6982011-20202TM
47John Brodie31,5481957-1973sfo
48Steve McNair31,3041995-20072TM
49Norm Snead 30,7971961-19765TM
50Randall Cunningham29,9791985-20014TM
51Joe Ferguson 29,8171973-19904TM
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
60Kirk Cousins 28,3722012-20202TM
61Ron Jaworski28,1901974-19894TM
62Terry Bradshaw+27,9891970-1983pit
63Ken Stabler +27,9381970-19843TM
64Craig Morton27,9081965-19823TM
65Joe Namath+27,6631965-19772TM
66Jeff George27,6021990-20015TM
67Ryan Tannehill26,9952012-20202TM
68George Blanda+26,9201949-19754TM
69Derek Carr 26,8962014-2020rai
70Steve Grogan26,8861975-1990nwe
71Bobby Layne+26,7681948-19624TM
72Jim Harbaugh 26,2881987-20004TM
73Jim Plunkett25,8821971-19863TM
74Jeff Garcia 25,5371999-20095TM
75Matt Schaub25,4672004-20204TM
76Joe Theismann25,2061974-1985was
77Ken O'Brien25,0941984-19932TM
78Bob Griese+25,0921967-1980mia
79Tommy Kramer24,7771977-19902TM
80Bart Starr+24,7181956-1971gnb
81Charley Johnson 24,4101961-19753TM
82Daunte Culpepper24,1531999-20094TM
83Steve Bartkowski24,1241975-19862TM
84Steve Beuerlein24,0461988-20036TM
85Archie Manning23,9111971-19843TM
86Brian Sipe23,7131974-1983cle
87Andrew Luck 23,6712012-2018clt
88Norm Van Brocklin +23,6111949-19602TM
89Otto Graham+23,5841946-1955cle
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 Winston19,8122015-20202TM
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
123Jared Goff18,1712016-2020ram
124Jim McMahon 18,1481982-19966TM
125Kyle Orton18,0372005-20145TM
126Chad Pennington17,8232000-20102TM
127Josh McCown17,7312002-20199TM
128Blake Bortles 17,6492014-20192TM
129Dak Prescott 17,6342016-2020dal
130Milt Plum17,5361957-19694TM
131Matt Cassel17,5082005-20187TM
132Wade Wilson17,2831981-19985TM
133Bill Kenney17,2771980-1988kan
134Don Meredith17,1991960-1968dal
135Stan Humphries17,1911989-19972TM
136Doug Williams16,9981978-19892TM
137Carson Wentz 16,8112016-2020phi
138Elvis Grbac16,7741994-20013TM
139Jason Campbell16,7712006-20145TM
140Jeff Hostetler16,4301985-19973TM
141Rodney Peete16,3381989-20046TM
142Mike Tomczak16,0791985-19994TM
143Greg Landry16,0521968-19843TM
144Frank Ryan16,0421958-19703TM
145David Garrard16,0032002-2010jax
146Scott Mitchell 15,6921991-20014TM
147Ed Brown15,6001954-19653TM
148Mark Sanchez15,3572009-20184TM
149Erik Kramer15,3371987-19994TM
150Tony Banks15,3151996-20054TM
151Kordell Stewart14,7461995-20053TM
152Doug Flutie14,7151986-20054TM
153Joey Harrington14,6932002-20073TM
154Sid Luckman+14,6861939-1950chi
155Deshaun Watson 14,5392017-2020htx
156David Carr14,4522002-20124TM
157Bubby Brister14,4451986-20005TM
158Case Keenum14,4142012-20206TM
159Marc Wilson14,3911980-19902TM
160Bill Nelsen 14,1651963-19722TM
161Patrick Mahomes 14,1522017-2020kan
162Josh Freeman 13,8732009-20153TM
163Gary Danielson13,7641976-19882TM
164Nick Foles13,7532012-20205TM
165Marcus Mariota13,4332015-20202TM
166Eddie LeBaron13,3991952-19632TM
167Chad Henne13,2082008-20203TM
168Bill Munson12,8961964-19795TM
169Don Majkowski12,7001987-19963TM
170Colin Kaepernick12,2712011-2016sfo
171Rick Mirer 11,9691993-20035TM
172Tom Flores11,9591960-19693TM
173Bob Waterfield+11,8491945-1952ram
174Jay Fiedler11,8441995-20055TM
175Cotton Davidson11,7601954-19683TM
176Teddy Bridgewater11,3852014-20203TM
177Vince Ferragamo11,3361977-19863TM
178Mike Livingston11,2951968-1979kan
179Tony Eason11,1421983-19902TM
180Tim Couch11,1311999-2003cle
181Baker Mayfield11,1152018-2020cle
182Charlie Batch11,0851998-20122TM
183Derek Anderson 10,8782006-20184TM
184Frankie Albert 10,7951946-1952sfo
185Billy Joe Tolliver10,7601989-19995TM
186Eric Hipple10,7111980-1989det
187Mitchell Trubisky 10,6092017-2020chi
188Byron Leftwich10,5322003-20124TM
189Mike Phipps10,5061970-19812TM
190George Ratterman10,4731947-19563TM
191Steve Bono10,4391985-19997TM
192Brian Hoyer 10,4042009-20207TM
193Tommy Thompson10,3851940-19502TM
194Zeke Bratkowski10,3451954-19713TM
195Frank Tripucka10,2821949-19634TM
196Dave Brown10,2481992-20012TM
197Jack Trudeau10,2431986-19953TM
198Rex Grossman10,2322003-20123TM
199Mark Malone 10,1751980-19893TM
200Tyrod Taylor 9,7702011-20204TM
201Josh Allen 9,7072018-2020buf
202Vince Evans9,4851977-19952TM
203Bobby Thomason9,4801949-19573TM
204Lamar McHan9,4491954-19634TM
205Gary Hogeboom9,4361980-19893TM
206Mike Pagel9,4141982-19933TM
207Pat Haden9,2961976-1981ram
208Robert Griffin III9,2712012-20203TM
209Blaine Gabbert9,2062011-20205TM
210Bob Berry 9,1971965-19752TM
211Vince Young8,9642006-20112TM
212Kyle Boller8,9312003-20113TM
213John Friesz8,6991990-20004TM
214Jim Finks+8,6221949-1955pit
215David Woodley8,5581980-19852TM
216Rudy Bukich8,4331953-19684TM
217Randy Johnson8,3291966-19764TM
218Shaun Hill8,2952005-20164TM
219Pete Beathard8,1761964-19734TM
220James Harris8,1361969-19793TM
221Sam Darnold 8,0972018-2020nyj
222Tommy Maddox8,0871992-20054TM
223Jimmy Garoppolo8,0422014-20202TM
224Arnie Herber +8,0411930-19452TM
225Steve Walsh7,8751989-19996TM
226Kent Graham7,8011992-20014TM
227Al Dorow7,7081954-19624TM
228Kyler Murray 7,6932019-2020crd
229Craig Erickson7,6251992-19973TM
230Matt Moore7,5972007-20193TM
231Brock Osweiler 7,4182012-20183TM
232Gary Cuozzo7,4021963-19724TM
233Paul Christman 7,2941945-19502TM
234Tarvaris Jackson 7,2632006-20152TM
235Steve Fuller7,1561979-19862TM
236Dick Wood7,1531962-19665TM
237Jim Ninowski7,1331958-19694TM
238Bob Avellini7,1111975-1984chi
239Randy Wright7,1061984-1988gnb
240Lamar Jackson7,0852018-2020rav
241Adrian Burk7,0011950-19562TM
242Dave Wilson6,9871981-1988nor
243Steve Spurrier 6,8781967-19762TM
244Steve Pelluer6,8701984-19902TM
245Christian Ponder6,6582011-2014min
246Bobby Douglass 6,4931969-19784TM
247Brandon Weeden6,4622012-20183TM
248Jacoby Brissett6,4592016-20202TM
249Scott Brunner6,4571980-19852TM
250Colt McCoy6,4552010-20204TM