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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
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
Tommy Kramer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1977

3
Randall Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1997
 

4
Warren Moon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994

5
Brett Favre is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2009
 

6
Daunte Culpepper is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000

7
Joe Kapp is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1969, 1968, 1967

8
Case Keenum is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2018

9
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
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time
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Seasons: 2018

11
Wade Wilson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983

12
Rich Gannon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1992, 1991, 1990

13
Teddy Bridgewater is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014
 

14
Sam Bradford is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016
 

15
Archie Manning is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1984
 

16
Jeff George is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1999
 

17
Bob Lee is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1971, 1970
 

18
Norm Snead is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1971
 

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

Seasons: 1993
 

20
Gus Frerotte is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2008, 2003
 

21
Matt Cassel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013

22
Sean Salisbury is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992:

23
Joe Webb is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2010
 

24
Steve Dils is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1983, 1981, 1980

25
Taylor Heinicke is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015