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
1,162 179
Dan Marino is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Miami Dolphins

2
769 235
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
663 282
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
615 221
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
525 231
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
415 340
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
387 425
Donovan McNabb is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Philadelphia Eagles, Minnesota Vikings

8
513 320
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
288 321
Boomer Esiason is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Maryland Terrapins football, Cincinnati Bengals, Arizona Cardinals

10
305 208
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
330 279
Steve McNair is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Baltimore Ravens, Alcorn State Braves, Tennessee Titans

12
275 197
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
223 282
Ken Anderson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Cincinnati Bengals

14
489 418
Tony Romo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
willyboymcoy added Dallas Cowboys

15
243 218
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
298 142
Archie Manning is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
looksharp added New Orleans Saints, Houston Oilers, Ole Miss Rebels football

17
198 153
Doug Flutie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Buffalo Bills, Toronto Argonauts, New England Patriots

18
206 253
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
206 131
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
159 65
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
180 238
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
192 243
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
146 77
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
TCU Horned Frogs football, Washington Redskins, Columbus Red Birds

24
202 186
Carson Palmer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
looksharp added USC Trojans football, Cincinnati Bengals, Oakland Raiders

25
128 193
Jim Hart is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

26
148 147
Matthew Stafford is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
MattSchwarck added Georgia Bulldogs football team, Detroit Lions

27
107 230
Dave Krieg is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Seattle Seahawks, Tennessee Oilers, Arizona Cardinals

28
90 145
Daryle Lamonica is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
willyboymcoy added

29
101 222
Jim Everett is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
New Orleans Saints, Los Angeles Rams, Purdue Boilermakers football

30
110 149
Ron Jaworski is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Youngstown State Penguins football, Los Angeles Rams, Miami Dolphins

31
141 191
Matt Hasselbeck is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
looksharp added Seattle Seahawks, Indianapolis Colts, Green Bay Packers

32
101 30
Drew Bledsoe is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Washington State Cougars football, Buffalo Bills, New England Patriots

33
92 216
Jim Zorn is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Cal Poly Pomona Broncos

34
102 151
Cam Newton is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
jaden-long added Auburn Tigers football, Florida Gators football, Carolina Panthers

35
85 83
Roman Gabriel is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Los Angeles Rams, Philadelphia Eagles

36
77 178
John Hadl is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

37
128 215
Jeff Garcia is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Houston Texans, Omaha Nighthawks

38
143 175
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
136 135
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
61 101
John Brodie is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

41
52 33
George Blanda is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

42
78 184
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
62 129
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
57 87
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
69 97
Sid Luckman is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

46
63 53
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
53 80
Mark Brunell is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
KT32889MD added New Orleans Saints, Washington Redskins, Washington Huskies football

48
51 46
Craig Morton is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

49
44 77
Brian Sipe is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Jacksonville Bulls, New Jersey Generals, Cleveland Browns

50
33 79
Steve Bartkowski is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
KT32889MD added