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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1
750 99
Joe Montana is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

2
491 68
Steve Young is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

3
209 98
Y. A. Tittle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

4
176 78
John Brodie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

5
218 109
Jeff Garcia is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

6
240 125
Alex Smith is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

7
135 96
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

8
42 20
Nick Mullens is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Nick Mullens

9
271 289
Colin Kaepernick is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

10
66 51
Steve DeBerg is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

11
72 59
Elvis Grbac is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

12
62 48
Frankie Albert is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

13
64 54
Steve Bono is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

14
27 10
Nick Mullens is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
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15
46 50
Trent Dilfer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

16
49 57
Steve Spurrier is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

17
48 64
Shaun Hill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

18
26 34
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 56
Tim Rattay is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time
Tim Rattay

20
29 48
Ty Detmer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

21
39 65
Troy Smith is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

22
25 42
Earl Morrall is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

23
23 39
Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks of All Time

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

25
9 17
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