current nfl The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time  

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Big fan of Pittsburgh football? Then check out this list of Pittsburgh Steelers quarterbacks with photos! It includes every starting quarterback from throughout Pittsburgh Steelers 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. You can also vote for the best Steelers running backs and the best Steelers wide receivers.

In the 2017-18 NFL season, the current Pittsburgh Steelers starting QBs and backup QBs are Ben Roethlisberger, Landry Jones, Joshua Dobbs, and Bart Houston. 

Who are the best quarterbacks in Pittsburgh Steelers 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 Illinois team. Here is every athlete who's ever held the illustrious position of Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback.

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Terry Bradshaw is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Terry Bradshaw Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1971, 1970

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Ben Roethlisberger is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Ben Roethlisberger Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

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112 84
Kordell Stewart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Kordell Stewart Seasons: 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

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69 51
Tommy Maddox is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Tommy Maddox Seasons:  2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

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67 50
Bobby Layne is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bobby Layne Seasons: 1962, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958

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65 49
Neil O'Donnell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Neil O'Donnell Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991 

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76 63
Charlie Batch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Charlie Batch Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005

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49 43
Mike Tomczak is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mike Tomczak Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993

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37 31
Len Dawson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Len Dawson Seasons: 1957

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31 26
Joe Gilliam is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Joe Gilliam Seasons: 1974, 1973

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36 35
Mark Malone is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mark Malone Seasons: 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1981

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31 30
Terry Hanratty is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Terry Hanratty Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1971, 1970, 1969

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22 20
Earl Morrall is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Earl Morrall Seasons: 1958, 1957

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47 50
Michael Vick is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Michael Vick Seasons: 2015

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29 29
Byron Leftwich is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Byron Leftwich Seasons: 2012

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51 57
Joshua Dobbs is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Joshua Dobbs Seasons: 2017

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29 31
Bubby Brister is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bubby Brister Seasons: 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1986

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9 8
Dick Shiner is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Dick Shiner Seasons: 1969, 1968

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6 5
Johnny Gildea is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Johnny Gildea Seasons: 1937, 1935

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10 10
Bill Dudley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bill Dudley Seasons: 1946, 1945, 1942

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9 9
Jim Finks is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Jim Finks Seasons: 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952, 1951, 1950, 1949

The Greatest Defenders in NFL History

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12 15
Todd Blackledge is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Todd Blackledge Seasons: 1989, 1988

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13 17
Bart Houston is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bart Houston Seasons: 2017

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9 12
David Woodley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
David Woodley Seasons: 1985, 1984

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5 7
Ed Brown is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Ed Brown Seasons: 1964, 1963, 1962

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8 11
Tommy Wade is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Tommy Wade Seasons: 1965

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4 6
Joe Gasparella is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Joe Gasparella Seasons: 1948

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4 6
Joe Geri is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Joe Geri Seasons: 1951, 1950, 1949

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4 6
John McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
John McCarthy Seasons: 1944

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4 6
Warren Heller is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Warren Heller Seasons: 1934

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14 19
Cliff Stoudt is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Cliff Stoudt Seasons: 1983, 1980

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13 18
Mike Kruczek is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mike Kruczek Seasons: 1976

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6 9
Bill Nelsen is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bill Nelsen Seasons: 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964

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32 43
Landry Jones is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Landry Jones Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

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5 8
Byron White is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Byron White Seasons: 1938

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5 8
Boyd Brumbaugh is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Boyd Brumbaugh Seasons: 1941

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9 14
Ted Marchibroda is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Ted Marchibroda Seasons: 1956

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4 8
Coley McDonough is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Coley McDonough Seasons: 1941

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4 8
Kent Nix is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Kent Nix Seasons: 1968, 1967

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Ray Evans is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Ray Evans Seasons: 1948

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1 4
Buss Warren is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Buss Warren Seasons: 1945

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1 4
Frankie Filchock is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Frankie Filchock Seasons: 1938

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1 4
Charley Seabright is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Charley Seabright Seasons: 1947

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Kent Graham is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Kent Graham Seasons: 2000

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Bill Mackrides is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bill Mackrides Seasons: 1953

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3 7
Max Fiske is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Max Fiske Seasons: 1938, 1937

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3 7
Jack Scarbath is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Jack Scarbath Seasons: 1956

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3 7
Ron C. Smith is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Ron C. Smith Seasons: 1966

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5 10
Scott Campbell is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Scott Campbell Seasons: 1985

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Hugh McCullough is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterbacks of All Time
Hugh McCullough Seasons: 1939