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
1,063 158
Dan Marino is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Miami Dolphins

2
710 199
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
605 250
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
551 200
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
477 212
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
385 303
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
356 377
Donovan McNabb is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Philadelphia Eagles, Minnesota Vikings

8
437 300
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
311 248
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
277 190
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
266 295
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
244 185
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
212 254
Ken Anderson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Cincinnati Bengals

14
451 370
Tony Romo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
willyboymcoy added Dallas Cowboys

15
223 202
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
181 126
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
260 125
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
196 221
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
170 107
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 52
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
158 223
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
172 225
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
184 159
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
127 62
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
109 179
Jim Hart is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

26
103 206
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
96 199
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
119 124
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
133 163
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
76 136
Daryle Lamonica is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
willyboymcoy added

31
89 142
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
88 197
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
123 191
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
71 159
John Hadl is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

35
90 125
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
69 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
71 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
125 154
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
108 125
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
49 88
John Brodie is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

41
36 25
George Blanda is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

42
76 159
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
59 105
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 69
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
50 32
Alex Smith is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
Utah Utes football, San Francisco 49ers, Kansas City Chiefs

46
49 58
Mark Brunell is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
KT32889MD added New Orleans Saints, Washington Redskins, Washington Huskies football

47
63 81
Sid Luckman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

48
34 37
Craig Morton is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

49
28 62
Steve Bartkowski is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl
KT32889MD added

50
31 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