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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727 98
Joe Montana is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

2
480 66
Steve Young is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

3
207 95
Y. A. Tittle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

4
214 106
Jeff Garcia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

5
232 119
Alex Smith is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

6
171 77
John Brodie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

7
132 95
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

8
65 47
Steve DeBerg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

9
261 280
Colin Kaepernick is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

10
61 46
Frankie Albert is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

11
69 57
Elvis Grbac is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

12
36 19
Nick Mullens is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Nick Mullens

13
60 53
Steve Bono is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

14
21 9
Nick Mullens is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
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15
45 47
Trent Dilfer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

16
46 55
Steve Spurrier is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

17
48 62
Shaun Hill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

18
24 32
C.J. Beathard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
C.J. Beathard

19
37 54
Tim Rattay is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Tim Rattay

20
29 46
Ty Detmer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

21
39 63
Troy Smith is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

22
25 41
Earl Morrall is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

23
21 36
Norm Snead is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

24
22 38
Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

25
9 16
J.T. O'Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
J.T. O'Sullivan