BEST RATED SHORT PASSING QUARTERBACKS 2025 NFL Draft

2025 BEST RATED SHORT PASSING QUARTERBACKS

In the fast-paced theatrics of college football, mastery in short passing has reigned supreme in constructing efficient, reliable offenses. Memorable performances from quarterbacks like Baker Mayfield (Oklahoma) and Tua Tagovailoa (Alabama), in the past decade, underscored the pivotal role precise short-passing plays in orchestrating fluid, chain-moving drives and providing a safety net against imposing defenses.

Navigate below to uncover the expertise of current college quarterbacks etching their names in the sport through astute short-pass tactics. Engage with pivotal metrics, such as completion percentage on short throws, accuracy under pressure, and third-down conversion rate, to delve into the narratives of these signal-callers meticulously navigating their offenses via the short-passing route.

2025 Quarterbacks ranked by SHORT PASSING

RANK Player Pos Team RELEASE SHORT MEDIUM LONG RUSH/SCRAMBLE Rating
1

Carson
Beck

QB
Georgia   Mascot
Georgia Mascot
97 89 95 95 72
90.6
2

Shedeur
Sanders

QB
Colorado   Mascot
Colorado Mascot
88 88 97 100 64
91.1
3

Dillon
Gabriel

QB
Oregon   Mascot
Oregon Mascot
87 85 92 97 81
85.1
4

Quinn
Ewers

QB
Texas   Mascot
Texas Mascot
96 81 92 95 66
89.1
5

Jaxson
Dart

QB
Mississippi   Mascot
Mississippi Mascot
81 81 89 92 79
85.4
6

Drew
Allar

QB
Penn State   Mascot
Penn State Mascot
85 79 84 80 82
85.3
7

Preston
Stone

QB
SMU   Mascot
SMU Mascot
71 76 88 89 61
85.1
8

Noah
Fifita

QB
Arizona   Mascot
Arizona Mascot
86 76 85 75 52
84.0
9

Sam
Huard

QB
Cal Poly   Mascot
Cal Poly Mascot
88 76 79 92 56
71.4
10

Jalen
Milroe

QB
Alabama   Mascot
Alabama Mascot
64 76 67 96 88
87.2
11

Jalon
Daniels

QB
Kansas   Mascot
Kansas Mascot
79 75 83 75 64
81.9
12

Conner
Weigman

QB
Texas A&M   Mascot
Texas A&M Mascot
86 75 83 81 73
85.3
13

KJ
Jefferson

QB
Arkansas   Mascot
Arkansas Mascot
75 73 72 89 74
73.2
14

Garrett
Nussmeier

QB
LSU   Mascot
LSU Mascot
89 73 73 84 64
84.5
15

Matthew
Sluka

QB
Holy Cross   Mascot
Holy Cross Mascot
73 72 85 88 91
70.7
16

Kyle
McCord

QB
Syracuse   Mascot
Syracuse Mascot
87 71 69 91 62
72.0
17

Will
Rogers

QB
Washington   Mascot
Washington Mascot
89 71 76 91 55
76.7
18

Tyler
Van Dyke

QB
Wisconsin   Mascot
Wisconsin Mascot
81 71 74 84 49
75.2
19

Graham
Mertz

QB
Florida   Mascot
Florida Mascot
81 71 79 85 52
85.2
20

Miller
Moss

QB
USC   Mascot
USC Mascot
83 70 83 81 68
70.0