NFL The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time  

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Big fan of New York football? Then check out this list of New York Giants quarterbacks with photos! It includes every starting quarterback from throughout New York Giants history, including current quarterbacks and past ones, all ranked from best to worst. This roster contains many American football greats, players who are also among the best quarterbacks in NFL history. The quarterback is the leader of the offense, and the one who often calls the plays. Although most teams use an offensive coordinator now, quarterbacks 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 New York Giants and some of the greatest NFL quarterbacks of all time, the best Giants QBs include Eli Manning, Phil Simms, Fran Tarkenton, and Jeff Hostetler, among many other NFL greats.

Who are the best quarterbacks in New York Giants 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 New York team. Here is every athlete who's ever held the illustrious position of New York Giants quarterback.

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227 86
Eli Manning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 34 - Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

2
165 54
Phil Simms is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 63 - Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979

3
110 27
Y. A. Tittle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 91 - Seasons: 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961

4
80 30
Fran Tarkenton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 75 - Seasons: 1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967

5
62 36
Jeff Hostetler is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 54 - Seasons: 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988 

6
52 29
Charlie Conerly is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 75 (1921-1996) - Seasons: 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958, 1957, 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952, 1951, 1950, 1949, 1948

7
65 45
Kurt Warner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 46 - Seasons: 2004 

8
55 36
Kerry Collins is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 43 - Seasons:  2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

9
24 17
Craig Morton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 75 - Seasons: 1976, 1975, 1974

10
19 12
Earl Morrall is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 80 (1934-2014) - Seasons: 1966, 1965 

11
18 11
Norm Snead is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 76 - Seasons: 1976, 1974, 1973, 1972

12
26 20
Arnie Herber is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 59 (1910-1969) - Seasons: 1945, 1944 

13
22 18
Kent Graham is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 47 - Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1994, 1992 

14
20 16
Tom Landry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 76 (1924-2000) - Seasons: 1952 

15
18 15
Danny Kanell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Danny Kanell age 42 - Seasons: 1998, 1997 

16
14 11
Don Heinrich is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 62 (1930-1992) - Seasons: 1959, 1958, 1957, 1956, 1955 

17
11 8
Benny Friedman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 77 (1905-1982) - Seasons: 1931, 1930, 1929 

18
15 14
Jeff Rutledge is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Jeff Rutledge age 61 - Seasons: 1987, 1983 

19
20 20
Davis Webb is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Davis Webb 22 - Seasons: 2017 

20
10 9
Hinkey Haines is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 81 (1898-1979) - Seasons: 1928, 1927, 1926

21
16 16
Davis Webb is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Davis Webb 22 - Seasons: 2017

22
8 9
Ed Danowski is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 86 (1911-1997) - Seasons: 1939, 1938, 1937, 1936, 1935

23
6 9
Randy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 65 (1944-2009) - Seasons: 1973, 1972,1971

24
13 18
Joe Pisarcik is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 63 - Seasons: 1979, 1978, 1977

25
11 16
Jesse Palmer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 39 - Seasons:  2003

26
7 11
Scott Brunner is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Scott Brunner age 61 - Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980

27
6 10
Gary Wood is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 52 (1942-1994) - Seasons: 1966, 1964

28
2 5
Eddie Miller is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Eddie Miller Died at 84 (1916-2000) - Seasons: 1940 

29
2 5
Paul Governali is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Paul Governali Died at 57 (1921-1978) - Seasons: 1948, 1947 

30
5 9
Jerry Golsteyn is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Jerry Golsteyn age 63 - Seasons: 1978, 1977 

31
4 8
Travis Tidwell is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Travis Tidwell Seasons: 1951, 1950 

32
4 8
Mike Busch is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Mike Busch age 56 - Seasons: 1987

33
4 8
Frank Filchock is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 78 (1916-1994) - Seasons: 1946 

34
7 12
Randy Dean is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Randy Dean age 60 - Seasons: 1978 

35
3 7
Jack McBride is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Jack McBride Seasons: 1932, 1925 

36
3 7
Tuffy Leemans is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 67 (1912-1979) - Seasons: 1943, 1942, 1941

37
3 7
Tom Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Tom Kennedy Seasons: 1966 

38
3 7
Emery Nix is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Emery Nix Seasons: 1943

39
9 15
Josh Johnson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 31 - Seasons: 2017

40
3 8
Jim Del Gaizo is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Jim Del Gaizo age 68 - Seasons: 1974 

41
2 7
Arnie Galiffa is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Arnie Galiffa Seasons: 1953 

42
2 7
Jim Crocicchia is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Jim Crocicchia age 54 - Seasons: 1987 

43
2 7
Tony Sarausky is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Tony Sarausky Seasons: 1936 

44
2 7
Hap Moran is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 93 (1901-1994) - Seasons: 1932, 1931 

45
1 6
George Shaw is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 65 (1933-1998) - Seasons: 1960, 1959

46
1 6
Red Smith is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Red Smith Died at 74 (1904-1978) - Seasons: 1931 

47
1 6
Harry Newman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 91 (1909-2000) - Seasons: 1934, 1933  

48
2 8
Bruce Caldwell is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 53 (1906-1959) - Seasons: 1928 

49
10 19
Dave Brown is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 1811 (195-2006) - Seasons: 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

50
3 10
Bob Clatterbuck is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Bob Clatterbuck Seasons: 1954