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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963 353
Warren Moon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 62
2
914 350
Kurt Warner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 44
3
693 415
Doug Flutie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 56
4
509 277
Ken Stabler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 73
5
625 159
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
guy man added age 59
6
667 332
Drew Bledsoe is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
muzziac added age 47
7
433 389
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 69
8
376 247
Archie Manning is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 69
9
340 259
Ken Anderson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 70
10
354 404
Jeff Garcia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 49
11
299 232
Bob Griese is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 74
12
471 181
Steve Young is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 57
13
334 91
Randall Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
Purple Falcon added age 55
14
327 278
Mark Brunell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
wiabux added age 48
15
308 152
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
Junior53 added age 71
16
297 251
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
wiabux added age 52
17
329 259
Phil Simms is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 64
18
272 216
Rich Gannon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 53
19
136 305
Joe Kapp is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 80
20
156 185
Daryle Lamonica is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
willyboymcoy added age 77
21
203 48
Drew Brees is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
Graycha002 added age 40
22
191 171
Danny White is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
icoachfb added age 67
23
144 223
Jack Kemp is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
Dec. at 74 (1935-2009)
24
235 225
Jim McMahon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
muzziac added age 59
25
127 263
Bobby Hebert is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time
age 58