Football The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time  

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Big fan of Chicago football? Then you'll have to check out this list of the best Chicago Bears quarterbacks ever! It includes every starting quarterback from throughout Chicago Bears 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 Chicago Bears and some of the greatest NFL quarterbacks of all time, the best Bears QBs include Jim McMahon, Jim Harbaugh, Jay Cutler, and Sid Luckman, among many other greats.

Who are the best quarterbacks in Chicago Bears history? They're on this comprehensive list, along with all of the other sports stars who have had the honor of being the arm behind this beloved Illinois team. Here is every athlete who's ever held the illustrious position of Chicago Bears quarterback.

list ordered by

1
238 67
Sid Luckman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1950, 1949, 1948, 1947, 1946, 1945, 1944, 1943, 1942, 1941, 1940, 1939

2
269 100
Jim McMahon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982

3
145 51
Mitchell Trubisky is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017

4
108 50
George Blanda is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1958, 1957, 1956, 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952, 1951, 1950, 1949

5
146 90
Jim Harbaugh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987

6
97 57
Erik Kramer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

7
118 86
Kyle Orton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005

8
56 32
Johnny Lujack is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1951, 1950, 1949, 1948

9
218 181
Jay Cutler is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

10
73 48
Bobby Douglass is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1971, 1970, 1969

11
118 95
Rex Grossman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003

12
80 59
Jim Miller is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998

13
92 71
Doug Flutie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1987, 1986

14
55 46
Mike Tomczak is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985

15
28 23
Steve Fuller is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1986, 1985, 1984

16
38 35
Vince Evans is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1983, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

17
80 84
Josh McCown is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011

18
31 28
Jack Concannon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1971, 1970, 1969, 1967

19
34 32
Dave Krieg is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1996

20
32 30
Steve Walsh is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1995, 1994

21
19 15
Rudy Bukich is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962

22
54 57
Brian Griese is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006

23
22 19
Ed Brown is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958, 1957, 1956, 1955

24
21 18
Zeke Bratkowski is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1973, 1960, 1959, 1958, 1957, 1954

25
40 41
Chris Chandler is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2003, 2002

26
20 19
Virgil Carter is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1969, 1968

27
36 39
Bob Avellini is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Bob Avellini Seasons: 1984, 1982, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975

28
10 7
Bill Wade is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961

29
35 39
Shane Matthews is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999. 1996. 1995. 1994. 1993

30
50 60
Brian Hoyer is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2016

31
18 20
Bob Williams is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1955, 1952, 1951

32
13 14
Ed Sprinkle is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1948

33
11 13
Mike Holovak is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1947

34
15 19
Steve Romanik is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1952, 1951

35
20 26
Greg Landry is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1984

36
33 44
Kordell Stewart is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2003

37
10 13
Mike Jarmoluk is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1947

38
37 51
Jason Campbell is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2012

39
35 49
Matt Barkley is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2016

40
35 49
Caleb Hanie is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008

41
11 16
Tom Farris is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Tom Farris

Seasons: 1947, 1946

42
13 19
Bob Perina is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Bob Perina Seasons: 1949

43
28 41
Chad Hutchinson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2004

44
39 58
Jimmy Clausen is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014

45
16 27
Mike Phipps is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978

46
24 40
Craig Krenzel is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2004

47
18 33
Henry Burris is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2002

48
44 74
Mark Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2017

49
8 19
Kent Nix is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1971

50
16 32
Steve Stenstrom is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Chicago Bears Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1998