The Denver Bronco's quarterback who holds the record for the most passing yards in a game was Peyton Manning. He passed the record of Drew Brees
Brett Favre holds the record for most career passing yards, with 71,838.
Case Keenum, quarterback for the Houston Cougars, 2007-11, leads all NCAA divisions with 19,217 passing yards.
Dan Marino holds the record for passing yards in a season with 5084 in 1984.
Lynn Dickey with 4458 passing yards in 1983.
The record for the most passing yards by a college quarterback in his career is held by Timmy Chang. Chang played for University of Hawaii from 2000-2004 and managed to throw for an astonishing 17,072 yards.
The Vikings single season passing yards record is held by Daunte Culpepper who threw for 4717 yards in 2004.