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Passing Records
Longest Plays | Single Game Yds. | Single Season Yds. | Career Yds. |
Misc. Records | 250 Yd. Games | Single Season Yds. By Class

Top 10 Longest Passing Plays
Yards

1. 88

2. 87

3. 86

4. 85

5. 84

6. 82

   82

8. 79

   79

10.78
Quarterback, Opponent

Marcus Wilson to Clarence Sevillian vs. Tennessee, 1992

Tom Gray to Bill Fuqua vs. LSU, 1945

Mike Healey to Clarence Sevillian vs. Duke, 1991

Bill Wade to Bucky Curtis vs. Alabama, 1950

Greg Zolman to Tavarus Hogans vs. Mississippi, 1999

John Gromos to Carl Parker vs. Virginia Tech, 1985

Damian Allen to Todd Yoder vs. Tennessee, 1996

Denny Painter to Dave Strong vs. Tulane, 1969

Eric Jones to Rodney Barrett vs. Alabama, 1988

Mike Healey to Mark Johnson vs. Army, 1990
Top 10 Single-Game Passing Yards
Yards

1. 464

2. 441

3. 391

4. 358

5. 353

6. 347

7. 347

8. 345

9. 344

10.342
Quarterback, Opponent

Whit Taylor at Tennessee, Nov. 28, 1981

Greg Zolman vs Kentucky, Nov. 10, 2001

Whit Taylor vs. Tennessee, Nov. 27, 1982

Kurt Page vs. Memphis, Oct. 29, 1983

Kurt Page vs. Iowa State, Sept. 17, 1983

Kurt Page vs. Alabama, Sept. 24, 1983

Kurt Page at Kentucky, Nov. 10 1984

Kurt Page vs. Kentucky, Nov. 5, 1983

Greg Zolman at Mississippi, Sept. 18, 1999

Eric Jones at Duke, Sept. 19, 1987
 
Top 10 Single-Season Passing Yards

1. Kurt Page, 1983
2. Eric Jones, 1988
3. Greg Zolman, 2001
4. Whit Taylor, 1982
5. Greg Zolman, 2000
6. Kurt Page, 1984
7. Whit Taylor, 1981
8. Greg Zolman, 1999
9. Eric Jones, 1987
10. John Gromos, 1989
Att
493
360
357
406
354
350
357
300
229
320
Comp.
286
195
186
228
187
203
209
154
139
154
Pct.
58.0
54.4
52.1
56.2
52.8
58.0
58.5
51.3
60.7
48.1
Yds
3,178
2,548
2,512
2,481
2,441
2,405
2,318
2,059
1,954
1,744
TDs
14
11
14
22
13
16
13
10
16
9
Top 10 Career Passing Yards

1. Greg Zolman, 1998-2001
2. Whit Taylor, 1979-82
3. Kurt Page, 1981-84
4. Eric Jones, 1986-88
5. Damian Allen, 1994-97
6. John Gromos, 1985, 87-89
7. Bill Wade, 1949-51
8. Greg Zolman, 1998-Present
9. Fred Fisher, 1972-75
10. Mike Wright, 1975-77
Att.
1,156 1,016
936
661
699
580
437
445
425
387
Comp.
596
555
531
365
307
297
201
223
220
175
Pct.
51.6
54.6
56.7
55.2
43.9
51.2
46.0
50.1
51.8
45.2
Yds.
7,981
6,307
6,233
5,029
3,704
3,514
3,397
3,028
2,601
2,354
TDs
41 41
35
32
17
17
31
14
14
8

Miscellaneous Passing Records

Individual Single-Game

Most Attempts ............. (62) John Gromos vs. Alabama, 1989

Most Completions .......... (33) Kurt Page vs. Georgia, 1983

Most Had Intercepted ...... (5) Hank Lesesne vs. Alabama, 1961

Highest Completion % .......(81.8) Hank Lesesne vs. Georgia, 1961

Most TD Passes .............(5) Bill Wade vs. Auburn, 1950



Individual Single-Season

Most Attempts ............. (493) Kurt Page, 1983

Most Completions .......... (286) Kurt Page, 1983

Most Had Intercepted ...... (29) Kurt Page, 1983

Highest Completion % ...... (62.2) Watson Brown, 1969

Most TD Passes ............ (22) Whit Taylor, 1982

Fewest INTs ............... (1 of 130) Mike Healey, 1990

Lowest % INTs ............. (0.77) Mike Healey 1990



Individual Career

Most Attempts ............. (1,156) Greg Zolman

Most Completions .......... (596) Greg Zolman

Most Had Intercepted ...... (44) Kurt Page

Highest Completion % ...... (56.7) Kurt Page

Most TD Passes ............ (41) Whit Taylor, Greg Zolman

Lowest % INTs ............. (3.01) Mike Healey



Team Single-Game

Most Attempts ............. (63) vs. Alabama, 1989

Most Completions .......... (33) vs. Georgia, 1983

Most First Downs Passing .. (20) vs. Tennessee, 1981

Most Had Intercepted ...... (5) vs. Alabama, 1981; Kentucky, 1983

Highest Comp. % ........... (87.5) vs. Northwestern, 1952

Most Yards Gained ......... (464) vs. Tennessee, 1981

Most TDs By Passing ....... (6) vs. Virginia Tech, 1982



Team Single-Season

Most Attempts ............. (519) 1983

Most First Downs .......... (158) 1983

Most Completions .......... (296) 1983

Most Had Intercepted ...... (31) 1983

Highest Completion % ...... (59.8) 1987

Most Yards Gained ......... (3,299) 1983

Most TDs By Passing ....... (26) 1982

Highest Average Per Game .. (299.9) 1983

       
Chronological List of 250-Yard Passing Games
Date
12/1/2001
11/10/2001
10/13/2001
9/8/2001
8/30/2001
11/25/2000
11/11/2000
10/14/2000
9/23/2000
9/16/2000
9/2/2000
11/13/99
9/18/99
10/24/98
10/12/96
10/21/89
9/30/89
11/26/88
11/12/88
11/5/88
10/22/88
10/1/88
9/24/88
10/31/87
9/19/87
11/16/85
10/26/85
9/6/86
11/10/84
9/22/84
9/15/84
11/26/83
11/12/83
11/5/83
10/29/83
10/15/83
10/8/83
10/1/83
9/24/83
9/17/83
12/31/82
11/27/82
11/13/82
10/16/82
10/9/82
11/28/81
10/31/81
9/19/81
9/12/81
10/19/74
11/2/62
12/1/51
10/7/50
9/30/50
 
Player
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Greg Zolman
Damian Allen
John Gromos
John Gromos
Eric Jones
Eric Jones
Eric Jones
Eric Jones
Eric Jones
Eric Jones
Eric Jones
Eric Jones
John Gromos
Tim Richardson
Mark Wracher
Kurt Page
Kurt Page
Kurt Page
Kurt Page
Kurt Page
Kurt Page
Kurt Page
Kurt Page
Kurt Page
Kurt Page
Kurt Page
Kurt Page
Whit Taylor
Whit Taylor
Whit Taylor
Whit Taylor
Whit Taylor
Whit Taylor
Whit Taylor
Whit Taylor
Whit Taylor
Bill Lee
Henry Lesesne
Bill Wade
Bill Wade
Bill Wade
Opponent
Mississippi
Kentucky
Georgia
Alabama
Middle Tennessee
Tennessee
Kentucky
Georgia
Duke
Mississippi
Miami, OH
Kentucky
Mississippi
South Carolina
North Texas
Georgia
Alabama
Tennessee
Army
Kentucky
Ole Miss
Duke
Alabama
Rutgers
Duke
Virginia Tech
Ole Miss
Alabama
Kentucky
Kansas
Maryland
Tennessee
Virginia Tech
Kentucky
Memphis State
Georgia
Florida
Tulane
Alabama
Iowa State
Air Force
Tennessee
Virginia Tech
Georgia
Florida
Tennessee
Memphis State
Mississippi State
Maryland
Georgia
Boston College
Tennessee
Alabama
Auburn
Yards
286
441
316
253
300
258
263
334
266
278
307
270
344
279
251
299
324
272
287
251
255
257
327
267
342
316
304
290
347
270
316
329
256
345
358
303
261
282
347
353
452
391
252
257
287
464
268
288
259
271
254
251
297
275
       
Single-Season Passing By Class
Seniors
1. Eric Jones, 1988
2. Greg Zolman, 2001
3. Whit Taylor, 1982
4. Kurt Page, 1984
5. John Gromos, 1989
6. Damian Allen, 1997
7. David Lee, 1974
8. Marcus Wilson, 1992
9. Jamie Wade, 1949
10. Roger May, 1967

Juniors
1. Kurt Page, 1983
2. Greg Zolman, 2000
3. Whit Taylor, 1981
4. Eric Jones, 1987
5. Bill Wade, 1950
6. Damian Allen, 1996
7. Mike Wright, 1977
8. Gary Davis, 1966
9. Van Heflin, 1979
10. Boyce Smith, 1957

Sophomores
1. Greg Zolman, 1999
2. Fred Fisher, 1973
3. John Miller, 1968
4. Mike Healey, 1990
5. Ronnie Gordon, 1994
6. Van Heflin, 1978
7. Whit Taylor, 1980
8. Randy Hampton, 1976
9. Mike Wright, 1976
10. Damian Allen, 1995
Freshmen
1. John Gromos, 1985
2. Greg Zolman, 1998
3. Watson Brown, 1969
4. Tim Richardson, 1985
5. David Wallace, 1998
6. Whit Taylor, 1979
7. Mike Healey, 1989
8. Ardell Fuller, 1981
9. Ronnie Gordon, 1993
10. Kurt Page, 1981
Yards
2548
2512
2481
2405
1744
1544
1173
1030
1021
929

Yards

3178
2441
2318
1954
1596
1472
1383
777
748
664

Yards
2059
1450
1164
1041
991
984
899
805
788
728
Yards
1483
969
696
684
678
609
574
407
400
311

 


 









 
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
                   
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