Football The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time  

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Big fan of Arizona football? Then check out this list of Arizona Cardinals quarterbacks with photos! It includes every starting quarterback from throughout Arizona Cardinals history, including current quarterbacks and past ones. This roster contains many American football greats, players in the game with the highest ratings in the NFL. The QB is the leader of the offensive team, the one who often calls the plays. Although most teams use an offensive coordinator now, QBs still need to know the intricacies of the rules for trick plays and tactics. Vigorous training is a must—and don't forget that a quarterback is only as good as his receivers. 

Featuring 2018-2019 Arizona Cardinals and some of the greatest NFL quarterbacks of all time, the best Cardinals QBs include Carson Palmer, Jim Hart, and Jake Plummer, among other greats. 

Who are the best quarterbacks in Arizona Cardinals history? Here is every athlete who's ever held the illustrious position of Arizona Cardinals quarterback.

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1
151 34
Kurt Warner is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005

2
115 41
Carson Palmer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons:  2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

3
73 22
Jim Hart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1983, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967

4
55 18
Neil Lomax is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981

5
67 26
Jake Plummer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons:  2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

6
48 34
Drew Stanton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2014 

7
40 28
Josh McCown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003 

8
15 7
Charley Johnson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1969, 1968, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962

9
10 3
Charley Trippi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1952, 1951 

10
24 18
Boomer Esiason is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1996 

11
12 6
Steve Beuerlein is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1994, 1993 

12
11 5
Paul Christman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1949, 1948, 1947, 1946, 1945

13
22 17
Chris Chandler is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991

14
15 10
Dave Krieg is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1995 

15
6 1
Ray Mallouf is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1948, 1941 

16
5 1
John Roach is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1960, 1959 

17
13 10
Timm Rosenbach is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Timm Rosenbach Seasons: 1992, 1990, 1989 

18
12 10
Shaun King is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2004 

19
11 9
Tom Tupa is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1991, 1989 

20
26 26
Blaine Gabbert is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2017 

21
7 5
Lamar McHan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1958, 1957, 1956, 1955, 1954

22
6 4
Pete Beathard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1971 

23
19 19
Kevin Kolb is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2012, 2011 

24
10 9
Kent Graham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1997, 1996 

25
15 15
John Skelton is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010

26
7 6
Jim Hardy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1951, 1950, 1949

27
16 17
Brian Hoyer is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2012 

28
12 13
Derek Anderson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2010 

29
6 6
Stan Gelbaugh is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Stan Gelbaugh Seasons: 1991 

30
5 5
Ray Nagel is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Ray Nagel Seasons: 1953 

31
10 11
Jeff Blake is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2003

32
3 3
Ronnie Cahill is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Ronnie Cahill Seasons: 1943 

33
18 21
Jim McMahon is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1994 

34
7 8
Dave Brown is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2000, 1999

35
5 6
Stoney Case is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Stoney Case Seasons: 1997 

36
4 5
Tim Van Galder is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Tim Van Galder Seasons: 1972 

37
4 5
Sammy Garza is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Sammy Garza Seasons: 1987

38
3 4
Gary Keithley is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Gary Keithley Seasons: 1973 

39
3 4
Shawn Halloran is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Shawn Halloran Seasons: 1987 

40
3 4
Buddy Humphrey is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Buddy Humphrey Seasons: 19 

41
7 9
Jay Schroeder is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1994 

42
2 3
Gary Cuozzo is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1972 

43
2 3
King Hill is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1960, 1959 

44
2 3
Jim Root is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Jim Root Seasons: 1956, 1953 

45
2 3
Mack Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Mack Reynolds Seasons: 1958 

46
2 3
Don Panciera is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1952 

47
6 8
Cliff Stoudt is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Cliff Stoudt Seasons: 1988, 1986 

48
4 6
Terry Nofsinger is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Terry Nofsinger Seasons: 1966 

49
4 6
Frank Tripucka is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1952, 1951, 1950

50
2 4
Mike Loyd is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Arizona Cardinals Quarterbacks of All Time
Mike Loyd Seasons: 1980