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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766 102
Joe Montana is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

2
509 69
Steve Young is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

3
213 102
Y. A. Tittle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

4
180 80
John Brodie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

5
246 131
Alex Smith is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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221 116
Jeff Garcia is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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139 100
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

8
52 27
Nick Mullens is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
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283 296
Colin Kaepernick is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

10
72 54
Steve DeBerg is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

11
75 62
Elvis Grbac is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

12
64 50
Frankie Albert is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

13
67 55
Steve Bono is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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50 50
Trent Dilfer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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11 1
Jimmy Garoppolo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
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50 59
Steve Spurrier is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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49 67
Shaun Hill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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28 35
C.J. Beathard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
C.J. Beathard

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38 59
Tim Rattay is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Tim Rattay

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30 50
Ty Detmer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

21
41 69
Troy Smith is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

22
25 44
Earl Morrall is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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22 40
Norm Snead is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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23 42
Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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9 19
J.T. O'Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
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