The Tennessee Volunteers football statistical leaders are individual statistical leaders of the Tennessee Volunteers football program in various categories,[1] including passing, rushing, receiving, total offense, defensive stats, and kicking. Within those areas, the lists identify single-game, single-season, and career leaders. The Volunteers represent University of Tennessee in the NCAA's Southeastern Conference.

Although Tennessee began competing in intercollegiate football in 1891,[1] the school's official record book considers the "modern era" to have begun in 1930s or 1940s, depending on the particular statistic. Records from before this time period are often incomplete and inconsistent, and they are generally not included in these lists.

These lists are dominated by more recent players for several reasons:

These stats are updated through the end of the 2021 season.


Passing Yards

Passing Touchdowns

Passing Attempts

Passing Completions


Rushing Yards

Rushing Touchdowns

Rushing Attempts



Receiving Yards

Receiving Touchdowns

Total offense

Total offense is the sum of passing and rushing statistics. It does not include receiving or returns.[16]

Total offense yards

Touchdowns responsible for

"Touchdowns responsible for" is the NCAA's official term for combined passing and rushing touchdowns.[20]



Eric Berry intercepted 14 passes in his 3-year career at Tennessee.




Field goals made

Field goal percentage


  1. ^ a b "2014 Tennessee Volunteers Media Guide" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on September 3, 2014. Retrieved November 16, 2014.
  2. ^ "NCAA changes policy on football stats". Associated Press. August 28, 2002. Retrieved September 11, 2014.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Joshua Dobbs". Retrieved December 31, 2016.
  4. ^ a b c d e f "Jarrett Guarantano".
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "Hendon Hooker".
  6. ^ a b "Tennessee vs. Missouri Box Scores". November 23, 2019. Retrieved November 23, 2019.
  7. ^ Citrus Bowl
  8. ^ a b c d "Tennessee vs. Purdue Box Score". December 30, 2021. Retrieved January 2, 2022.
  9. ^ a b "Jalen Hurd". Retrieved December 31, 2016.
  10. ^ Cotton Bowl
  11. ^ "Tennessee vs. Missouri Box Score". October 2, 2021. Retrieved October 3, 2021.
  12. ^ "Squirrel White".
  13. ^ "Tennessee vs. Pittsburgh Box Score". September 10, 2022. Retrieved September 13, 2022.
  14. ^ a b "Cedric Tillman".
  15. ^ Fiesta Bowl (National Championship game)
  16. ^ "2022 Football Bowl Subdivision Records" (PDF). NCAA. p. 9. Retrieved October 29, 2022.
  17. ^ "Texas A&M holds of Tennessee in 2 OT thanks to Trevor Knight's TD run". October 8, 2016.
  18. ^ Cite error: The named reference 22ALA was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
  19. ^ "Dobbs helps Vols rally for 38-31 victory over No. 19 Georgia". October 10, 2015.
  20. ^ "2022 Football Bowl Subdivision Records" (PDF). NCAA. p. 12. Retrieved October 29, 2022.
  21. ^ "A.J. Johnson". Retrieved January 3, 2015.
  22. ^ a b c "Aaron Medley". Retrieved December 7, 2017.
  23. ^ a b c d "Brent Cimaglia".
  24. ^ a b "Charles Campbell".
  25. ^ "Chase McGrath".