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The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time 

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Updated January 10, 2020 24.4k votes 5k voters 109.3k views 41 items

Big fan of Dallas football? Then check out this list of Dallas Cowboys quarterbacks with photos! It includes every starting quarterback throughout Dallas Cowboys 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. Many of the most famous Dallas Cowboys quarterbacks of all time are also among the best quarterbacks in NFL history. You can also vote for the best Dallas Cowboys running backs and the best Dallas Cowboys wide receivers.

Featuring some of the greatest NFL quarterbacks of all time, the best Cowboys QBs include former stars like Roger Staubach, Troy Aikman, and Tony Romo, and current QB Dak Prescott, among many other football greats.

Who are the best quarterbacks in Dallas Cowboys 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 Texas team. Here is every athlete who's ever held the illustrious position of Dallas Cowboys quarterback.

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Roger Staubach is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
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Troy Aikman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989

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Tony Romo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2007, 2006

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Don Meredith is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960

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Craig Morton is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
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Danny White is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1978

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Dak Prescott is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
Dak Prescott

Seasons: 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016

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Eddie LeBaron is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960

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Drew Bledsoe is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
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Randall Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
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Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
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Steve Beuerlein is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
Steve Beuerlein

Seasons: 1991

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Gary Hogeboom is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
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Bernie Kosar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
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Jason Garrett is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
Jason Garrett

Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1994, 1993

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Jon Kitna is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2010

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Clint Longley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1975

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Wade Wilson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1996

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Steve Walsh is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
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Rodney Peete is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1994

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Steve Pelluer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1988, 1986, 1986

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Jerry Rhome is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
Jerry Rhome

Seasons: 1966, 1965

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Kevin Sweeney is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
Kevin Sweeney

Seasons: 1988, 1987

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Quincy Carter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2003, 2002, 2001

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Glenn Carano is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks of All Time
Glenn Carano

Seasons: 1981