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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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1
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
Phil Simms is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 64

Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979

3
Y. A. Tittle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 89

Seasons: 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961

4
Charlie Conerly is listed (or ranked) 4 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

5
Fran Tarkenton is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 75

Seasons: 1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967

6
Craig Morton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 72

Seasons: 1976, 1975, 1974

7
Jeff Hostetler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 54

Seasons: 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988
 

8
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
Earl Morrall is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 80 (1934-2014)

Seasons: 1966, 1965
 

10
Benny Friedman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Dec. at 77 (1905-1982)

Seasons: 1931, 1930, 1929
 

11
Kurt Warner is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 44

Seasons: 2004
 

12
Norm Snead is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 76

Seasons: 1976, 1974, 1973, 1972

13
Tom Landry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Dec. at 76 (1924-2000)

Seasons: 1952
 

14
Ed Danowski is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Dec. at 86 (1911-1997)

Seasons: 1939, 1938, 1937, 1936, 1935

15
Daniel Jones is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Matthew LaSalle added 21
16
Jeff Rutledge is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Jeff Rutledge age 58

Seasons: 1987, 1983
 

17
Arnie Herber is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Dec. at 59 (1910-1969)

Seasons: 1945, 1944
 

18
Hinkey Haines is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Dec. at 81 (1898-1979)

Seasons: 1928, 1927, 1926

19
Don Heinrich is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Dec. at 62 (1930-1992)

Seasons: 1959, 1958, 1957, 1956, 1955
 

20
Kent Graham is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
age 50

Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1994, 1992
 

21
Gary Wood is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Died at 52 (1942-1994)

Seasons: 1966, 1964

22
Scott Brunner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Scott Brunner age 61

Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980

23
Danny Kanell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Danny Kanell age 45

Seasons: 1998, 1997
 

24
Tuffy Leemans is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Dec. at 67 (1912-1979)

Seasons: 1943, 1942, 1941

25
Randy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New York Giants Quarterbacks of All Time
Dec. at 65 (1944-2009)

Seasons: 1973, 1972,1971