NFL 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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Warren Moon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 62
2
920 354
Kurt Warner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 44
3
700 419
Doug Flutie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 56
4
516 280
Ken Stabler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 70
5
631 162
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
guy man added age 55
6
671 336
Drew Bledsoe is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
muzziac added age 43
7
440 392
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 69
8
386 250
Archie Manning is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 69
9
343 261
Ken Anderson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 66
10
358 407
Jeff Garcia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 45
11
303 236
Bob Griese is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 70
12
479 183
Steve Young is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 57
13
340 94
Randall Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
Purple Falcon added age 55
14
332 281
Mark Brunell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
wiabux added age 48
15
310 155
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
Junior53 added age 71
16
300 252
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
wiabux added age 55
17
333 261
Phil Simms is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 64
18
274 218
Rich Gannon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 50
19
138 306
Joe Kapp is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 80
20
158 186
Daryle Lamonica is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 77
21
206 53
Drew Brees is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
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22
194 175
Danny White is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
icoachfb added age 63
23
147 224
Jack Kemp is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
Dec. at 74 (1935-2009)
24
238 227
Jim McMahon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
muzziac added age 56
25
128 266
Bobby Hebert is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 55