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It goes without saying that the greatest 70s college QBs won national championships, Heisman Trophies and went on to tremendous success in the NFL. The top college quarterbacks of the 1970s also transcended the college game. Players like Joe Montana started to become legends in college. Some of the greatest 70s college football quarterbacks played at the beginning of the decade. Guys like Jim Plunkett, Joe Theismann and Archie Manning fall into this category. Many of the best college QBs of the 70s played for traditional powerhouses like Notre Dame and USC. Others played at schools like Stanford and Ole Miss but were still considered to be among the greatest college football quarterbacks of the 1970s. The best 70s college football quarterbacks are an impressive group. Vote for your favorites now!

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Joe Montana is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Joe Montana Quarterback

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Archie Manning is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Archie Manning Quarterback

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Jim McMahon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Jim McMahon Quarterback

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Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s

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Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Joe Theismann Quarterback

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Dan Fouts is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Dan Fouts Quarterback

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Steve Bartkowski is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Steve Bartkowski Quarterback

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Danny White is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Danny White Punter, Quarterback

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Brian Sipe is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Brian Sipe Quarterback

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Pat Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Pat Sullivan Quarterback

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Vince Ferragamo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Vince Ferragamo Quarterback

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Sonny Sixkiller is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Sonny Sixkiller Quarterback

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Don Strock is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Don Strock Quarterback

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Gifford Nielsen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Gifford Nielsen Quarterback

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Pat Haden is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Pat Haden Quarterback

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John Hufnagel is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
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Dan Pastorini is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Dan Pastorini Quarterback

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Chuck Fusina is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
slaft added Chuck Fusina Quarterback

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Gary Danielson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Gary Danielson Quarterback

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Marc Wilson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Marc Wilson Quarterback

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Bob Parker is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Bob Parker

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Gary Huff is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Gary Huff Quarterback

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Jack Thompson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
Jack Thompson Quarterback

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Tony Dungy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best College Football Quarterbacks of the 1970s
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