Quarterbacks The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time  

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Big fan of San Francisco football? Then check out this list of San Francisco 49ers quarterbacks with photos! It includes every starting quarterback from throughout San Francisco 49ers 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. You can also vote for the best San Francisco 49ers running backs and the best San Francisco 49ers wide receivers

Featuring 2018-2019 San Francisco 49ers QBs and some of the greatest NFL quarterbacks of all time, the best San Francisco QBs include Joe Montana, Steve Young, John Brodie, and Jeff Garcia, among many other NFL greats.

Who are the best quarterbacks in San Francisco 49ers 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 California team. Here is every athlete who's ever held the illustrious position of San Francisco 49ers quarterback.

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605 82
Joe Montana is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

2
400 55
Steve Young is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

3
175 82
Y. A. Tittle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

4
178 91
Jeff Garcia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

5
196 107
Alex Smith is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

6
148 71
John Brodie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

7
115 89
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

8
236 241
Colin Kaepernick is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

9
54 43
Steve DeBerg is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

10
53 42
Frankie Albert is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

11
57 53
Elvis Grbac is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

12
52 48
Steve Bono is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

13
38 41
Trent Dilfer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

14
16 12
Nick Mullens is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Nick Mullens

15
40 48
Steve Spurrier is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

16
43 54
Shaun Hill is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

17
19 20
C.J. Beathard is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
C.J. Beathard

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5 4
Nick Mullens is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
SuperUnicorn33 added Nick Mullens

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32 47
Tim Rattay is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Tim Rattay

20
36 57
Troy Smith is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

21
25 40
Ty Detmer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

22
6 9
J.T. O'Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
J.T. O'Sullivan

23
19 31
Norm Snead is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

24
43 72
Blaine Gabbert is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

25
18 32
George Mira is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
George Mira


 

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18 33
Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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20 39
Earl Morrall is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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35 66
Brian Hoyer is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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2 8
Bob Waters is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bob Waters

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29 56
Matt Barkley is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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11 31
Tom Owen is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Tom Owen

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8 27
Jim Powers is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Jim Powers

33
9 29
Steve Stenstrom is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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11 33
Cody Pickett is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

35
11 36
Chris Weinke is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

36
14 46
Jim Druckenmiller is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

37
9 34
Jim Cason is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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7 30
Scott Bull is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Scott Bull

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8 37
Joe Reed is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Joe Reed


 

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5 28
Lamar McHan is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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5 31
Dennis Morrison is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Dennis Morrison