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Top Ten Quarterbacks

Tom Brady​
Tom Brady​

The Pro Football Hall of Fame has a spot reserved for Tom Brady. That’s a given. The 39-year-old quarterback was set to go down as one of the all-time greats to ever play the game well before he guided the New England Patriots to the biggest comeback win in Super Bowl history over the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl 51.

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Drew Brees​
Drew Brees​

Drew Christopher Brees (/ b r iː z /;) (born January 15, 1979) is an American football quarterback for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League (NFL). After a prolific college football career at Purdue University, he was chosen by the San Diego Chargers with the first pick in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft.

Aaron ​Rodgers​
Aaron ​Rodgers​

Aaron Rodgers. Aaron Charles Rodgers (born December 2, 1983) is an American football quarterback for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL).

Peyton ​Manning​
Peyton ​Manning​

Peyton Williams Manning (born March 24, 1976) is a former American football quarterback who played 18 seasons in the National Football League (NFL), primarily with the Indianapolis Colts. Considered to be one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time due to his numerous career achievements, he spent 14 seasons with the Colts and was a member of the Denver Broncos in his last four seasons.

Ben ​Roethlisberger​
Ben ​Roethlisberger​

Benjamin Todd Roethlisberger Sr. (/ ˈ r ɒ θ l ɪ s b ɜːr ɡ ər /; born March 2, 1982), nicknamed Big Ben, is an American football quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Miami University (Ohio), and was drafted by the Steelers in the first round (11th overall) of the 2004 NFL Draft.

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Russell ​Wilson​
Russell ​Wilson​

Russell Carrington Wilson (born November 29, 1988) is an American football quarterback for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL).

Eli Manning​
Eli Manning​

Manning is the son of former NFL quarterback Archie Manning and the younger brother of former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning. Manning holds Giants franchise records for most passing yards, touchdown passes, and completed passes in a career. He led the Giants to victory in Super Bowls XLII and XLVI, defeating the New England Patriots in both games.

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Philip Rivers​
Philip Rivers​

Philip Michael Rivers ... Rivers was one of seventeen quarterbacks taken in the 2004 NFL Draft, along with Ben Roethlisberger, Eli Manning, and Matt Schaub.

Cam Newton​
Cam Newton​

Cam Newton led NFL quarterbacks in rushing attempts, rushing yards, and rushing touchdowns in 2015. Newton's 45 total touchdowns during the regular season marked the most touchdowns by a single player since 2013.

Joe Montana​
Joe Montana​

Joseph Clifford Montana Jr. (born June 11, 1956), nicknamed "Joe Cool" and "The Comeback Kid", is a former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League (NFL) for 16 seasons, primarily with the San Francisco 49ers and then with the Kansas City Chiefs for the final two seasons of his NFL career.

Andrew Luck​
Andrew Luck​

Luck was born in Washington, D.C., the son of Oliver Luck, current executive vice president for regulatory affairs at the NCAA and a former quarterback (as well as athletic director) at West Virginia University and a former NFL quarterback for the Houston Oilers, and Kathy (née Wilson) Luck.

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Matthew ​Stafford​
Matthew ​Stafford​

John Matthew Stafford (born February 7, 1988) is an American football quarterback for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). He was raised in Dallas, Texas, and attended Highland Park High School.

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Dan Marino​
Dan Marino​

Marino is currently fifth, behind Tom Brady, Peyton Manning, Brett Favre and John Elway on the list of most wins by a starting quarterback, with 155, the most of a quarterback not to win a Super Bowl.

Joe Flacco​
Joe Flacco​

Joseph Vincent Flacco (born January 16, 1985) is an American football quarterback for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Delaware after transferring from Pittsburgh, and was drafted by the Ravens in the first round of the 2008 NFL Draft.

Matt Ryan​
Matt Ryan​

Matthew Thomas Ryan (born May 17, 1985), nicknamed "Matty Ice", is an American football quarterback for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League (NFL). After playing college football for Boston College, Ryan was drafted by the Falcons with the third overall pick in the first round of the 2008 NFL Draft.

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Brett Favre​
Brett Favre​

Brett Lorenzo Favre (/ˈfɑːrv/; born October 10, 1969) is a former American football quarterback who spent the majority of his career with the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL).

John Elway​
John Elway​

John Elway, the Broncos Hall of Famer and general manager; Gary Kubiak, his backup-turned-right-hand man; Dan Marino, the Miami Dolphins legend and current adviser; and John Lynch, a Broncos Ring of Famer and current San Francisco 49ers GM all stood within arm’s reach of one another to view Day 2 of practice for the Senior Bowl.

Alex Smith​
Alex Smith​

Analyst Ron Jaworski said "Alex Smith won the game, not Alex Smith by not making mistakes. His performance won the game for them." Smith also became the first quarterback in NFL playoff history to lead two go-ahead touchdowns in the final 3 minutes of a game.

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Kirk Cousins​
Kirk Cousins​

Kirk Daniel Cousins (born August 19, 1988) is an American football quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Michigan State, where he was the Spartans' starter from 2009 to 2011, and was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the fourth round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

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Carson ​Palmer​
Carson ​Palmer​

Carson Hilton Palmer (born December 27, 1979) is a former American football quarterback who played 15 seasons in the National Football League (NFL), primarily with the Cincinnati Bengals and Arizona Cardinals.

Andy Dalton​
Andy Dalton​

Dalton is one of seven quarterbacks in NFL history to have thrown for over 3,000 yards in each of his first three seasons, alongside Cam Newton, Peyton Manning, Andrew Luck, Ryan Tannehill, Jameis Winston, and Russell Wilson.

Johnny Unitas​
Johnny Unitas​

Since 1987, the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award has been awarded to the top senior quarterback of the current year in college football. The award is presented annually in Louisville. In 1999, he was ranked No. 5 on The Sporting News list of the 100 Greatest Football Players, behind only Joe Montana among quarterbacks.

Tyrod Taylor​
Tyrod Taylor​

Will Tyrod Taylor and Drew Stanton stem the parade of Cleveland Browns quarterbacks since 1999? Taylor will probably start wit Stanton as backup.

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Steve Young​
Steve Young​

Steve Young's younger brothers, Mike and Tom, both played quarterback at BYU after Steve, but neither received much playing time. [citation needed] Young has been married to Barbara Graham since 2000.

Sam Bradford​
Sam Bradford​

Sam Bradford. Samuel Jacob Bradford (born November 8, 1987) is an American football quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League (NFL).

Roger ​Staubach​
Roger ​Staubach​

Roger Thomas Staubach (born February 5, 1942), nicknamed "Roger the Dodger", "Captain America" and "Captain Comeback", is a former American football quarterback in the National Football League (NFL).

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Josh McCown​
Josh McCown​

McCown is the older brother of former NFL quarterback Luke McCown and younger brother of former Texas A&M quarterback Randy McCown. In 2003, the McCown brothers hosted the first-ever McCown Passing Camp in their hometown of Jacksonville, Texas.

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Case Keenum​
Case Keenum​

Casey Austin Keenum (born February 17, 1988) is an American football quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Houston, where he became the NCAA's all-time leader in total passing yards, touchdowns, and completions.

Otto Graham​
Otto Graham​

Otto Everett Graham Jr. (December 6, 1921 – December 17, 2003) was an American football quarterback who played for the Cleveland Browns in the All-America Football Conference (AAFC) and National Football League (NFL).

Troy Aikman​
Troy Aikman​

Troy Aikman. Troy Kenneth Aikman (born November 21, 1966) is a former American football quarterback who played for the Dallas Cowboys in the National Football League (NFL).

Terry ​Bradshaw​
Terry ​Bradshaw​

Terry Paxton Bradshaw (born September 2, 1948) is a former American football quarterback who played professionally in the National Football League (NFL). Since 1994, he has been a TV sports analyst and co-host of Fox NFL Sunday.

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Tony Romo​
Tony Romo​

Antonio Ramiro Romo (born April 21, 1980) is an American football television analyst and former quarterback who played 14 seasons with the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Eastern Illinois University, where he won the Walter Payton Award in 2002, and led the Panthers to an Ohio Valley Conference championship in 2001.

Ryan ​Tannehill​
Ryan ​Tannehill​

Ryan Tannehill. Ryan Timothy Tannehill III (born July 27, 1988) is an American football quarterback for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Dolphins in the first round with the eighth overall selection in the 2012 NFL Draft.

Bart Starr​
Bart Starr​

Bryan Bartlett "Bart" Starr (born January 9, 1934) is a former professional American football player and coach. He played quarterback for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL) from 1956 through 1971.

Ryan ​Fitzpatrick​
Ryan ​Fitzpatrick​

Ryan Joseph Fitzpatrick (born November 24, 1982) is an American football quarterback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the 2005 NFL Draft and has also played for the Cincinnati Bengals, Buffalo Bills, Tennessee Titans, Houston Texans, and New York Jets.

Jay Cutler​
Jay Cutler​

Jay Christopher Cutler (born April 29, 1983) is a former American football quarterback who played 12 seasons in the National Football League. He played college football at Vanderbilt and was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the first round of the 2006 NFL Draft, for whom he played for three seasons.

Colin ​Kaepernick​
Colin ​Kaepernick​

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has willingly immersed himself into controversy by refusing to stand for the playing of the national anthem in protest of what he deems are wrongdoings against African Americans and minorities in the United States.

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Jim Kelly​
Jim Kelly​

James Edward Kelly (born February 14, 1960) is a former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League (NFL) for eleven seasons and spent the entirety of his NFL career with the Buffalo Bills.

Warren Moon​
Warren Moon​

Harold Warren Moon (born November 18, 1956) is a former American and Canadian football quarterback who played professionally for 23 seasons. He spent the majority of his career with the Houston Oilers of the National Football League (NFL) and the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League (CFL).

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Nick Foles​
Nick Foles​

Foles gets his chance on the big stage in Minnesota against Brady. And if he rallies the Eagles to a victory, every NFL fan’s going to know his name forevermore. Jay Busbee is a writer for Yahoo Sports.

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Michael Vick​
Michael Vick​

Michael Dwayne Vick (born June 26, 1980) is a former American football quarterback who played 13 seasons in the National Football League, primarily with the Atlanta Falcons and the Philadelphia Eagles.

Sammy ​Baugh​
Sammy ​Baugh​

Samuel Adrian "Slingin' Sammy" Baugh (March 17, 1914 – December 17, 2008) was an American football player and coach. During his college and professional careers, he most notably played quarterback, but also played as a defensive back and punter.

Brock ​Osweiler​
Brock ​Osweiler​

Brock Alan Osweiler (born November 22, 1990) is an American football quarterback for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). Osweiler played college football at Arizona State University and was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

Brian Hoyer​
Brian Hoyer​

Brian Axel Hoyer[2] (born October 13, 1985) is an American football quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL). He was signed by the New England Patriots as an undrafted free agent in 2009.

Kurt Warner​
Kurt Warner​

In 2003, GoodTimes Entertainment released the direct-to-home video Kurt Warner's Good Sports Gang, a film featuring Warner as the "coach" of a group of animated sports balls. The series was sponsored by Warner, and focused on religious faith and moral values.

Jacoby ​Brissett​
Jacoby ​Brissett​

Brissett hits Hilton on crossing route for 16-yard gain Published: Dec. 23, 2017 at 07:28 p.m. Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett hits wide receiver T.Y. Hilton on a crossing route for a 16-yard gain.

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Joe Namath​
Joe Namath​

Joseph William Namath (/ ˈ n eɪ m ɪ θ /; born May 31, 1943), nicknamed "Broadway Joe", is a former American football quarterback and actor. He played college football for the University of Alabama under coach Paul "Bear" Bryant from 1962 to 1964, and professional football in the American Football League (AFL) and National Football League (NFL) during the 1960s and 1970s.

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Dan Fouts​
Dan Fouts​

Daniel Francis Fouts (born June 10, 1951) is a former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League (NFL). Fouts played his entire professional career with the San Diego Chargers from 1973, through 1987.

Robert Griffin ​III​
Robert Griffin ​III​

Robert Lee Griffin III (born February 12, 1990), nicknamed RG3 or RGIII, is an American football quarterback for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Baylor, where he won the 2011 Heisman Trophy.

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Blaine ​Gabbert​
Blaine ​Gabbert​

Blaine Williamson Gabbert (born October 15, 1989) is an American football quarterback for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Missouri before leaving early for the 2011 NFL Draft after his junior year.

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Jim Harbaugh​
Jim Harbaugh​

James Joseph Harbaugh (/ ˈ h ɑːr b ɔː /; born December 23, 1963) is the head football coach of the University of Michigan Wolverines and is a former quarterback. He played college football at Michigan for coach Bo Schembechler from 1983 to 1986 and played in the National Football League (NFL) for 14 seasons from 1987 to 2000.

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