This is ProScoutsOnLine.com 2022 Rankings and Overall Ratings of Quarterbacks  among FCS, D2, and D3 for the NCAA 2021 Football Season.  This list includes the NCAA’s top 50 passing yards leaders from each Division FCS, D2, D3:


Listed below also are the top 3 Overall Rating quarterbacks; passing yards leaders among FCS, D2, and D3.  Also, are links associated with the rankings and overall ratings of players by all divisions combined, and by each division separately.  As well, the compiling and sorting of stats to determine the rankings and overall ratings of players.


Quarterbacks:  | FCS-D2-D3 | Combined;  | FCS |  | D2 |  | D3 |  


fcs football: passing yards leaders 2021

No. 1  Overall Rating –  COLE KELLEY – QB

(Sr.) Southeastern La.  – FCS

HT:  6′-7″  WT:  260  

Passing Yds:  5124  PCT:  73.6%

TD/INT:  44/10   EFFIC:  174.5% 

Rushing Yards:  491  Rushing TD:  16



fcs football: passing yards leaders 2021

No. 2  Overall Rating – COLE JOHNSON – QB

(Sr.)  James Madison  – FCS   

HT:  6′-5″  WT:  215  

Passing Yds:  3779  PCT:  68%

TD/INT:  41/4   EFFIC:  173.4% 

Rushing Yards: 236  Rushing TD:  6



No. 3  Overall Rating –  MAX MEYLOR – QB

(Sr.) Wis.-Whitewater  – D3

HT:  6′-3″  WT:  225  

Passing Yds:  3157  PCT:  70.7%

TD/INT:  36/3   EFFIC:  182.5% 

Rushing Yards:  254  Rushing TD:  4



The Rankings of the NCAA top 50 Passing Yards Leaders among FCS, D2 and D3 which consist 6 main groups according to stats.


The total points from each Ranking Group determines the Overall Rating for each player; where the lowest total points have the best rating.


This can be a helpful for coaches or scouts in evaluating players and/or by comparing other players under evaluation.  As well, by identifying overlooking and/or under-rating players.