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Leaders Table
Rank Player Yds Years Tm
1Peyton Manning71,9401998-20152TM
2Brett Favre+71,8381991-20104TM
3Drew Brees70,4452001-20172TM
4Tom Brady66,1592000-2017nwe
5Dan Marino+61,3611983-1999mia
6Eli Manning51,6822004-2017nyg
7John Elway+51,4751983-1998den
8Ben Roethlisberger51,0652004-2017pit
9Philip Rivers50,3482004-2017sdg
10Warren Moon+49,3251984-20004TM
11Fran Tarkenton+47,0031961-19782TM
12Carson Palmer46,2472004-20173TM
13Vinny Testaverde46,2331987-20077TM
14Drew Bledsoe44,6111993-20063TM
15Dan Fouts+43,0401973-1987sdg
16Matt Ryan41,7962008-2017atl
17Kerry Collins40,9221995-20116TM
18Joe Montana+40,5511979-19942TM
19Johnny Unitas+40,2391956-19732TM
20Aaron Rodgers38,5022005-2017gnb
21Dave Krieg38,1471980-19986TM
22Boomer Esiason37,9201984-19973TM
23Donovan McNabb37,2761999-20113TM
24Matt Hasselbeck36,6381999-20154TM
25Joe Flacco35,7802008-2017rav
26Jim Kelly+35,4671986-1996buf
27Jay Cutler35,1332006-20173TM
28Jim Everett34,8371986-19973TM
29Matthew Stafford34,7492009-2017det
30Jim Hart34,6651966-19842TM
31Steve DeBerg34,2411978-19986TM
32Tony Romo34,1832004-2016dal
33John Hadl33,5031962-19774TM
34Phil Simms33,4621979-1993nyg
35Steve Young+33,1241985-19992TM
36Y.A. Tittle+33,0701948-19643TM
37Troy Aikman+32,9421989-2000dal
38Ken Anderson32,8381971-1986cin
39Kurt Warner+32,3441998-20093TM
40Sonny Jurgensen+32,2241957-19742TM
41Mark Brunell32,0721994-20115TM
42Alex Smith31,8882005-20172TM
43John Brodie31,5481957-1973sfo
44Steve McNair31,3041995-20072TM
45Norm Snead30,7971961-19765TM
46Randall Cunningham29,9791985-20014TM
47Joe Ferguson29,8171973-19904TM
48Jon Kitna29,7451997-20114TM
49Roman Gabriel29,4441962-19772TM
50Jake Plummer29,2531997-20062TM
51Brad Johnson29,0541994-20084TM
52Rich Gannon28,7431987-20044TM
53Len Dawson+28,7111957-19753TM
54Chris Chandler28,4841988-20047TM
55Trent Green28,4751997-20084TM
56Ron Jaworski28,1901974-19894TM
57Terry Bradshaw+27,9891970-1983pit
58Ken Stabler+27,9381970-19843TM
59Craig Morton27,9081965-19823TM
60Joe Namath+27,6631965-19772TM
61Jeff George27,6021990-20015TM
62Ryan Fitzpatrick26,9912005-20177TM
63George Blanda+26,9201949-19754TM
64Steve Grogan26,8861975-1990nwe
65Bobby Layne+26,7681948-19624TM
66Jim Harbaugh26,2881987-20004TM
67Jim Plunkett25,8821971-19863TM
68Jeff Garcia25,5371999-20095TM
69Andy Dalton25,5342011-2017cin
70Joe Theismann25,2061974-1985was
71Ken O'Brien25,0941984-19932TM
72Bob Griese+25,0921967-1980mia
73Cam Newton25,0742011-2017car
74Matt Schaub24,8672004-20164TM
75Tommy Kramer24,7771977-19902TM
76Bart Starr+24,7181956-1971gnb
77Charley Johnson24,4101961-19753TM
78Daunte Culpepper24,1531999-20094TM
79Steve Bartkowski24,1241975-19862TM
80Steve Beuerlein24,0461988-20036TM
81Archie Manning23,9111971-19843TM
82Brian Sipe23,7131974-1983cle
83Norm Van Brocklin+23,6111949-19602TM
84Otto Graham+23,5841946-1955cle
85Lynn Dickey23,3221971-19852TM
86Bernie Kosar23,3011985-19963TM
87Marc Bulger22,8142002-2009ram
88Neil Lomax22,7711981-1988crd
89Roger Staubach+22,7001969-1979dal
90Babe Parilli22,6811952-19695TM
91Michael Vick22,4642001-20154TM
92Russell Wilson22,1762012-2017sea
93Danny White21,9591976-1988dal
94Sammy Baugh+21,8861937-1952was
95Jeff Blake21,7111992-20057TM
96Neil O'Donnell21,6901991-20034TM
97Bobby Hebert21,6831985-19962TM
98Gus Frerotte21,2911994-20087TM
99Jack Kemp21,2181957-19693TM
100Jim Zorn21,1151976-19873TM
101Jake Delhomme20,9751999-20114TM
102Earl Morrall20,8091956-19766TM
103Richard Todd20,6101976-19852TM
104Trent Dilfer20,5181994-20075TM
105Billy Kilmer20,4951961-19783TM
106Aaron Brooks20,2612000-20062TM
107Jay Schroeder20,0631985-19944TM
108Charlie Conerly19,4881948-1961nyg
109Brian Griese19,4401998-20084TM
110Chris Miller19,3201987-19993TM
111Daryle Lamonica19,1541963-19742TM
112Andrew Luck19,0782012-2016clt
113Sam Bradford19,0492010-20173TM
114Tobin Rote18,8501950-19664TM
115Billy Wade18,5301954-19662TM
116Dan Pastorini18,5151971-19834TM
117Mark Rypien18,4731988-20015TM
118Ryan Tannehill18,4552012-2016mia
119Bert Jones18,1901973-19822TM
120Jim McMahon18,1481982-19966TM
121Kyle Orton18,0372005-20145TM
122Chad Pennington17,8232000-20102TM
123Milt Plum17,5361957-19694TM
124Matt Cassel17,4492005-20176TM
125Wade Wilson17,2831981-19985TM
126Bill Kenney17,2771980-1988kan
127Don Meredith17,1991960-1968dal
128Stan Humphries17,1911989-19972TM
129Josh McCown17,1682002-20178TM
130Doug Williams16,9981978-19892TM
131Elvis Grbac16,7741994-20013TM
132Jason Campbell16,7712006-20145TM
133Jeff Hostetler16,4301985-19973TM
134Rodney Peete16,3381989-20046TM
135Kirk Cousins16,2062012-2017was
136Mike Tomczak16,0791985-19994TM
137Greg Landry16,0521968-19843TM
138Frank Ryan16,0421958-19703TM
139David Garrard16,0032002-2010jax
140Scott Mitchell15,6921991-20014TM
141Ed Brown15,6001954-19653TM
142Erik Kramer15,3371987-19994TM
143Tony Banks15,3151996-20054TM
144Mark Sanchez15,2192009-20163TM
145Blake Bortles14,9282014-2017jax
146Kordell Stewart14,7461995-20053TM
147Doug Flutie14,7151986-20054TM
148Joey Harrington14,6932002-20073TM
149Derek Carr14,6902014-2017rai
150Sid Luckman+14,6861939-1950chi
151David Carr14,4522002-20124TM
152Bubby Brister14,4451986-20005TM
153Marc Wilson14,3911980-19902TM
154Bill Nelsen14,1651963-19722TM
155Josh Freeman13,8732009-20153TM
156Gary Danielson13,7641976-19882TM
157Eddie LeBaron13,3991952-19632TM
158Chad Henne12,9312008-20172TM
159Bill Munson12,8961964-19795TM
160Don Majkowski12,7001987-19963TM
161Colin Kaepernick12,2712011-2016sfo
162Rick Mirer11,9691993-20035TM
163Tom Flores11,9591960-19693TM
164Bob Waterfield+11,8491945-1952ram
165Jay Fiedler11,8441995-20055TM
166Cotton Davidson11,7601954-19683TM
167Jameis Winston11,6362015-2017tam
168Vince Ferragamo11,3361977-19863TM
169Mike Livingston11,2951968-1979kan
170Tony Eason11,1421983-19902TM
171Tim Couch11,1311999-2003cle
172Charlie Batch11,0851998-20122TM
173Frankie Albert10,7951946-1952sfo
174Billy Joe Tolliver10,7601989-19995TM
175Eric Hipple10,7111980-1989det
176Byron Leftwich10,5322003-20124TM
177Mike Phipps10,5061970-19812TM
178George Ratterman10,4731947-19563TM
179Steve Bono10,4391985-19997TM
180Derek Anderson10,4132006-20173TM
181Tommy Thompson10,3851940-19502TM
182Zeke Bratkowski10,3451954-19713TM
183Frank Tripucka10,2821949-19634TM
184Dave Brown10,2481992-20012TM
185Jack Trudeau10,2431986-19953TM
186Rex Grossman10,2322003-20123TM
187Mark Malone10,1751980-19893TM
188Brian Hoyer9,8952009-20176TM
189Nick Foles9,7522012-20173TM
190Vince Evans9,4851977-19952TM
191Bobby Thomason9,4801949-19573TM
192Marcus Mariota9,4762015-2017oti
193Lamar McHan9,4491954-19634TM
194Gary Hogeboom9,4361980-19893TM
195Mike Pagel9,4141982-19933TM
196Pat Haden9,2961976-1981ram
197Bob Berry9,1971965-19752TM
198Tyrod Taylor9,0562011-20172TM
199Robert Griffin8,9832012-20162TM
200Vince Young8,9642006-20112TM
201Kyle Boller8,9312003-20113TM
202Case Keenum8,7712012-20173TM
203John Friesz8,6991990-20004TM
204Jim Finks+8,6221949-1955pit
205David Woodley8,5581980-19852TM
206Blaine Gabbert8,4372011-20173TM
207Rudy Bukich8,4331953-19684TM
208Randy Johnson8,3291966-19764TM
209Shaun Hill8,2952005-20164TM
210Pete Beathard8,1761964-19734TM
211James Harris8,1361969-19793TM
212Tommy Maddox8,0871992-20054TM
213Arnie Herber+8,0411930-19452TM
214Steve Walsh7,8751989-19996TM
215Kent Graham7,8011992-20014TM
216Al Dorow7,7081954-19624TM
217Craig Erickson7,6251992-19973TM
218Gary Cuozzo7,4021963-19724TM
219Paul Christman7,2941945-19502TM
220Tarvaris Jackson7,2632006-20152TM
221Steve Fuller7,1561979-19862TM
222Dick Wood7,1531962-19665TM
223Jim Ninowski7,1331958-19694TM
224Bob Avellini7,1111975-1984chi
225Randy Wright7,1061984-1988gnb
226Carson Wentz7,0782016-2017phi
227Adrian Burk7,0011950-19562TM
228Dak Prescott6,9912016-2017dal
229Dave Wilson6,9871981-1988nor
230Matt Moore6,9382007-20172TM
231Steve Spurrier6,8781967-19762TM
232Steve Pelluer6,8701984-19902TM
233Christian Ponder6,6582011-2014min
234Bobby Douglass6,4931969-19784TM
235Brandon Weeden6,4622012-20153TM
236Scott Brunner6,4571980-19852TM
237Hugh Millen6,4401987-19954TM
238Steve Ramsey6,4371970-19762TM
239Jim Miller6,3871995-20022TM
240Ty Detmer6,3511993-20035TM
241Dennis Shaw6,3471970-19752TM
242Quincy Carter6,3372001-20042TM
243Damon Huard6,3031998-20083TM
244Johnny Lujack6,2951948-1951chi
245J.P. Losman6,2712004-20113TM
246Jack Concannon6,2701964-19754TM
247Jeff Kemp6,2301981-19914TM
248David Whitehurst6,2051977-1983gnb
249Jacky Lee6,1911960-19693TM
250Geno Smith6,1742013-20172TM
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