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.

Featuring 2018-2019 Minnesota Vikings and some of the greatest NFL quarterbacks of all time, the best Vikings QBs include Fran Tarkenton, Brett Favre, Daunte Culpepper, and Randall Cunningham, among many other football greats.

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 Minnesota team. Here is every athlete who's ever held the illustrious position of Minnesota Vikings quarterback.

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1
379 75
Fran Tarkenton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961

2
240 91
Daunte Culpepper is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000

3
289 123
Brett Favre is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2010, 2009 

4
194 64
Warren Moon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994

5
210 75
Randall Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1997 

6
186 61
Tommy Kramer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1977

7
161 64
Joe Kapp is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1969, 1968, 1967

8
283 161
Case Keenum is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2017, 2018

9
117 63
Brad Johnson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons:  2006, 2005, 1998, 1997, 1996

10
94 52
Wade Wilson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983

11
132 108
Teddy Bridgewater is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2015, 2014 

12
87 60
Rich Gannon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1992, 1991, 1990

13
122 101
Sam Bradford is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2017, 2016 

14
66 62
Archie Manning is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1984 

15
63 61
Jeff George is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1999 

16
44 66
Joe Webb is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2010 

17
38 58
Gus Frerotte is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2008, 2003 

18
32 49
Todd Bouman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Todd Bouman Seasons: 2001

19
41 64
Jim McMahon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1993 

20
29 46
Bob Lee is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1971, 1970 

21
45 73
Tarvaris Jackson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2010, 2008, 2007, 2006

22
32 53
Sean Salisbury is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992:

23
45 75
Matt Cassel is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2014, 2013

24
5 9
Taylor Heinicke is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Taylor Heinicke Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

25
21 36
George Shaw is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1961 

26
30 53
Norm Snead is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1971 

27
37 65
Shaun Hill is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2016

28
44 77
Donovan McNabb is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2011 

29
26 51
Steve Dils is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1983, 1981, 1980

30
55 102
Christian Ponder is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 

31
19 39
Ron Vander Kelen is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Ron Vander Kelen Seasons: 1967, 1966, 1963

32
20 47
Brooks Bollinger is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2007 

33
16 43
Bob Berry is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1974, 1966 

34
18 49
Gary Cuozzo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons:  1971, 1970, 1969

35
2 14
Mitch Leidner is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Mitch Leidner Seasons: 2017

36
12 52
Tony Adams is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 1987 

37
12 53
Kelly Holcomb is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2007 

38
24 87
Josh Freeman is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2013 

39
15 64
Spergon Wynn is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
Seasons: 2001