Quarterbacks The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time  

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Big fan of New York football? Then check out this list of New York Jets quarterbacks with photos! It includes every starting quarterback from throughout New York Jets 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 New York Jets and some of the greatest NFL quarterbacks of all time, the best Jets QBs include Joe Namath, Vinny Testaverde, Chad Pennington, and Ken O'Brien, among many other football greats.

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

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179 57
Joe Namath is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965

2
127 49
Chad Pennington is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

3
133 56
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998

4
89 51
Ken O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons:  1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

5
65 42
Richard Todd is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976

6
69 49
Boomer Esiason is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993

7
92 74
Mark Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

8
21 5
sam darnold is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time
Vincent Memoli added sam darnold

Seasons 2018

 

9
82 69
Brett Favre is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2008

10
74 63
Ryan Fitzpatrick is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015

11
68 63
Josh McCown is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2017

12
36 33
Pat Ryan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time
Pat Ryan

Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

13
38 38
Ray Lucas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1999

14
22 19
Al Dorow is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1961, 1960

15
22 21
Matt Robinson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time
Matt Robinson

Seasons:  1979, 1978, 1977

16
48 58
Michael Vick is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2014

17
34 41
Neil O'Donnell is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1997, 1996

18
25 31
Glenn Foley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons:1998, 1997, 1996

19
10 11
Tim Tebow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time
ShirleyMárquezDúlcey added

Seasons: 2012

20
32 42
Kellen Clemens is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2009, 2007

21
19 25
Quincy Carter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2004

22
20 28
Tony Eason is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1989

23
44 62
Geno Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2014, 2013

24
19 27
Dick Wood is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time

Seasons: 1964, 1963

25
15 24
Dick Jamieson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New York Jets Quarterbacks of All Time
Dick Jamieson

Seasons: 1960