Quarterbacks The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time  

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List Rules Quarterbacks from either the NFL or CFL can be included. No college players

A list of the most underrated quarterbacks of all time. Despite the gargantuan scouting staffs that NFL teams employ, there are still plenty of players who fly under the radar or in some cases, don't even play in the league at all. This list includes players who were successful in the Canadian Football League (CFL) as well, after all, there are number of great players on here who never could become the apple of the NFL's eye. There are a bunch of players, even some Hall of Famers and some of the greatest quarterbacks of all time, who are on here. You'll be surprised to learn that these guys slipped through the cracks, especially players like Super Bowl winners like Kurt Warner and Joe Theismann on here, along with one of the best pure passing quarterbacks in Warren Moon. Somehow, these guys were overlooked, yet after honing their craft in the CFL or even the Arena League, these guys got their chance at the big time.

Though some of these guys became NFL afterthoughts, and some, didn't even have a chance to show how good they were, they are still supremely underrated compared to other quarterbacks that did get a chance to play in the pros. You may be surprised to see some other big names on here, but when push comes to shove, this is the reason why these guys are underrated.

This is your chance to have your say on who is the most underrated pro quarterback of all time. Vote whether or not you agree with the status of these players on this Ultimate List.
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1
879 326
Warren Moon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 62

2
844 317
Kurt Warner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 47

3
636 374
Doug Flutie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 56

4
456 251
Ken Stabler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 73

5
402 360
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 66

6
623 301
Drew Bledsoe is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
muzziac added age 47

7
549 143
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
guy man added age 59

8
328 222
Archie Manning is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 69

9
308 238
Ken Anderson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 70

10
334 372
Jeff Garcia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 49

11
273 208
Bob Griese is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 74

12
301 257
Mark Brunell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
wiabux added age 48

13
412 160
Steve Young is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 57

14
269 139
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
Junior53 added age 71

15
268 231
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
wiabux added age 55

16
297 238
Phil Simms is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 64

17
257 195
Rich Gannon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 53

18
131 280
Joe Kapp is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 80

19
142 166
Daryle Lamonica is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 77

20
281 80
Randall Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
Purple Falcon added age 55

21
131 211
Jack Kemp is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
Dec. at 74 (1935-2009)

22
166 153
Danny White is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
icoachfb added age 67

23
212 206
Jim McMahon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
muzziac added age 59

24
117 243
Bobby Hebert is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 58

25
79 251
Matt Dunigan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 58