Quarterbacks The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time  

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Big fan of Minnesota football? Then check out this list of Minnesota Vikings quarterbacks with photos! It includes every starting quarterback from throughout Minnesota Vikings 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.

In the 2017-18 NFL season, the current Minnesota Vikings starting QBs and backup QBs are Sam Bradford, Taylor Heinicke, and Case Keenum. 

Who are the best quarterbacks in Minnesota Vikings 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 Minnesota Vikings quarterback.

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Fran Tarkenton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Fran Tarkenton Seasons: 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961

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228 96
Brett Favre is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Brett Favre Seasons: 2010, 2009 

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148 50
Warren Moon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Warren Moon Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994

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Daunte Culpepper is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Daunte Culpepper Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000

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159 59
Randall Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Randall Cunningham Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1997 

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Tommy Kramer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Tommy Kramer Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1977

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Case Keenum is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Case Keenum Seasons: 2017, 2018

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121 54
Joe Kapp is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Joe Kapp Seasons: 1969, 1968, 1967

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90 42
Brad Johnson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Brad Johnson Seasons:  2006, 2005, 1998, 1997, 1996

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Wade Wilson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Wade Wilson Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983

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Sam Bradford is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Sam Bradford Seasons: 2017, 2016 

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67 42
Rich Gannon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Rich Gannon Seasons: 1992, 1991, 1990

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102 78
Teddy Bridgewater is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Teddy Bridgewater Seasons: 2015, 2014 

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Archie Manning is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Archie Manning Seasons: 1984 

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Jeff George is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Jeff George Seasons: 1999 

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Jim McMahon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Jim McMahon Seasons: 1993 

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Bob Lee is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Bob Lee Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1971, 1970 

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29 41
Gus Frerotte is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Gus Frerotte Seasons: 2008, 2003 

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24 34
Sean Salisbury is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Sean Salisbury Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992:

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Tarvaris Jackson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Tarvaris Jackson Seasons: 2010, 2008, 2007, 2006

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35 53
Matt Cassel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Matt Cassel Seasons: 2014, 2013

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Shaun Hill is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Shaun Hill Seasons: 2016

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Donovan McNabb is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Donovan McNabb Seasons: 2011 

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22 36
Norm Snead is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Norm Snead Seasons: 1971 

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Joe Webb is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Joe Webb Seasons: 2010 

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22 38
Todd Bouman is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Todd Bouman Seasons: 2001

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14 27
Ron Vander Kelen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Ron Vander Kelen Seasons: 1967, 1966, 1963

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19 36
Steve Dils is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Steve Dils Seasons: 1983, 1981, 1980

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Taylor Heinicke is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Taylor Heinicke Seasons: 2017

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13 27
George Shaw is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
George Shaw Seasons: 1961 

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Christian Ponder is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Christian Ponder Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 

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15 33
Brooks Bollinger is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Brooks Bollinger Seasons: 2007 

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11 31
Bob Berry is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Bob Berry Seasons: 1974, 1966 

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Gary Cuozzo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Gary Cuozzo Seasons:  1971, 1970, 1969

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14 40
Mitch Leidner is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Mitch Leidner Seasons: 2017 

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12 47
Spergon Wynn is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Spergon Wynn Seasons: 2001

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Josh Freeman is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Josh Freeman Seasons: 2013 

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Kelly Holcomb is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Kelly Holcomb Seasons: 2007 

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Tony Adams is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Tony Adams Seasons: 1987