Super Bowl The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl  

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List Rules Only quarterbacks who haven't won a Super Bowl.

A list of the best quarterbacks to never win a Super Bowl. It seems like these days there are two groups of NFL quarterbacks: Super Bowl winners, and everyone else. If you've won a Super Bowl, you're generally thrown into the class of "elite" quarterbacks. What that means is up for debate, but what isn't though, is the fact that a number of outstanding, nevertheless Hall of Fame caliber/Hall of Fame quarterbacks haven't won a Super Bowl. Despite their standing as some of the game's greatest signal callers, for one reason or another, they haven't taken a Lombardi trophy back to their city.

Some of football's greatest quarterbacks didn't have the stars align when they made the big game. Just ask Dan Marino and Jim Kelly. Considered two of the best quarterbacks in NFL history, these two all time greats had the distinction of playing for AFC teams at a time when the NFC had the league's dominant teams. Marino only made the Super Bowl once, and had the misfortune of playing one of the greatest teams of all time in the San Francisco 49ers. Besides that, his teams weren't good enough to advance to the Super Bowl. As for Kelly, his Buffalo Bills went to four Super Bowls, but had to play the NFC East when it had four of the best teams in football.

This is a list of the best quarterbacks to never win a Super Bowl. While winning a championship will define a quarterback, if a signal caller isn't able to win the big game, it's not necessarily his fault either. Take a look and vote for the best quarterback to never win the big game. Vote or re-rank it at your discretion.
list ordered by

1
1,057 157
Dan Marino is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Miami Dolphins

2
706 198
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Buffalo Bills, Miami Hurricanes football, Houston Gamblers

3
598 247
Warren Moon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Seattle Seahawks, Houston Oilers, Washington Huskies football

4
548 200
Fran Tarkenton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Georgia Bulldogs football team, Minnesota Vikings, New York Giants

5
475 212
Dan Fouts is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Oregon Ducks football, San Diego Chargers

6
383 299
Randall Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
UNLV Rebels football, Baltimore Ravens, Philadelphia Eagles

7
354 374
Donovan McNabb is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Philadelphia Eagles, Minnesota Vikings

8
433 298
Philip Rivers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
NC State Wolfpack football, San Diego Chargers

9
310 246
Steve McNair is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Baltimore Ravens, Alcorn State Braves, Tennessee Titans

10
276 189
Y. A. Tittle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Baltimore Colts, San Francisco 49ers, New York Giants

11
262 295
Boomer Esiason is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Maryland Terrapins football, Cincinnati Bengals, Arizona Cardinals

12
240 185
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Washington Redskins, Duke Blue Devils football, Philadelphia Eagles

13
211 253
Ken Anderson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Cincinnati Bengals

14
449 367
Tony Romo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
willyboymcoy added Dallas Cowboys

15
222 201
Don Meredith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
SMU Mustangs football, Dallas Cowboys

16
181 125
Doug Flutie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Buffalo Bills, Toronto Argonauts, New England Patriots

17
257 125
Archie Manning is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
looksharp added New Orleans Saints, Houston Oilers, Ole Miss Rebels football

18
195 219
Rich Gannon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Washington Redskins, Oakland Raiders, Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens football

19
168 106
Matt Ryan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
mandyclark25 added Atlanta Falcons, Boston College Eagles football

20
132 51
Otto Graham is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
RobLein added Northwestern Wildcats football, Cleveland Browns

21
158 222
Danny White is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Arizona State Sun Devils football, Memphis Southmen, Dallas Cowboys

22
171 225
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Tampa Bay Buccaneers, New England Patriots, Baltimore Ravens

23
184 157
Carson Palmer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
looksharp added USC Trojans football, Cincinnati Bengals, Oakland Raiders

24
126 61
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
TCU Horned Frogs football, Washington Redskins, Columbus Red Birds

25
108 179
Jim Hart is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

26
103 205
Dave Krieg is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Seattle Seahawks, Tennessee Oilers, Arizona Cardinals

27
96 198
Jim Everett is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
New Orleans Saints, Los Angeles Rams, Purdue Boilermakers football

28
116 123
Matthew Stafford is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
MattSchwarck added Georgia Bulldogs football team, Detroit Lions

29
133 162
Matt Hasselbeck is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
looksharp added Seattle Seahawks, Indianapolis Colts, Green Bay Packers

30
75 136
Daryle Lamonica is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
willyboymcoy added

31
88 142
Ron Jaworski is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Youngstown State Penguins football, Los Angeles Rams, Miami Dolphins

32
88 196
Jim Zorn is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Cal Poly Pomona Broncos

33
122 190
Jeff Garcia is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Houston Texans, Omaha Nighthawks

34
71 158
John Hadl is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

35
87 124
Cam Newton is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
jaden-long added Auburn Tigers football, Florida Gators football, Carolina Panthers

36
67 23
Drew Bledsoe is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Washington State Cougars football, Buffalo Bills, New England Patriots

37
70 75
Roman Gabriel is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Los Angeles Rams, Philadelphia Eagles

38
124 152
Michael Vick is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
bigulcards added Virginia Tech Hokies football, Atlanta Falcons, Philadelphia Eagles

39
107 124
Andrew Luck is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
bigulcards added Stanford Cardinal football, Indianapolis Colts

40
48 88
John Brodie is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

41
35 25
George Blanda is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

42
75 157
Jim Harbaugh is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Michigan Wolverines football, Indianapolis Colts, Chicago Bears

43
59 104
Daunte Culpepper is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Oakland Raiders, UCF Knights football, Detroit Lions

44
52 68
Bobby Layne is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Pittsburgh Steelers, New York Bulldogs, Chicago Bears

45
48 57
Mark Brunell is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
KT32889MD added New Orleans Saints, Washington Redskins, Washington Huskies football

46
47 31
Alex Smith is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Utah Utes football, San Francisco 49ers, Kansas City Chiefs

47
63 80
Sid Luckman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

48
28 60
Steve Bartkowski is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
KT32889MD added

49
33 37
Craig Morton is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

50
30 69
Brian Sipe is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Jacksonville Bulls, New Jersey Generals, Cleveland Browns