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The Greatest College Football Quarterbacks of All Time

Updated June 21, 2020 61.9k votes 5.5k voters 33.6k views119 items

List RulesVote up who you think is the greatest college football quarterback of all time

Who is the best college quarterback ever? Who are the greatest college quarterbacks of all time?There have been many great college quarterbacks in the past and surely there are many more great QBs to come, so answering those questions is sure to prove difficult. But list is all about trying to decide just who is the greatest college quarterback of all time? These are the greatest college QBs, ranked by user votes.

Take a look at this list of the all time greatest college football quarterbacks in history and see if you agree with who made the cut. Featuring some young guns like Tim Tebow and old staples like Peyton Manning, this list truly meant to represent all time. Not just recent memory. If you see someone missing, feel free to add them! This is one impressive group of college qbs. Make sure to vote up who you think is the top college football quarterback of all time!
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    Tim Tebow

    University of Florida

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  • 2
    817
    675

    Roger Staubach

    Navy Midshipmen football

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  • 3
    1,380
    1,167

    Peyton Manning

    University of Tennessee Knoxville

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  • 4
    715
    588

    Joe Burrow

    LSU Tigers
  • 5
    1,340
    1,163

    Vince Young

    University of Texas

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  • 6
    272
    213

    Trevor Lawrence

    Clemson Tigers
  • 7
    542
    460

    Joe Montana

    Notre Dame Fighting Irish football

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  • 8
    711
    617

    Andrew Luck

    Stanford Cardinal football

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  • 9
    348
    285

    Doug Flutie

    Buffalo Bills, New England Patriots

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  • 10
    1,251
    1,115

    Cam Newton

    Auburn Tigers football, Florida Gators football

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  • 11
    774
    685

    Dan Marino

    University of Pittsburgh

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  • 12
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    719

    Drew Brees

    Purdue Boilermakers football

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  • 13
    695
    617

    John Elway

    Stanford Cardinal football

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  • 14
    550
    483

    Lamar Jackson

    Baltimore Ravens
  • 15
    280
    230

    Archie Manning

    New Orleans Saints, Houston Oilers

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  • 16
    828
    746

    Tommie Frazier

    Nebraska Cornhuskers football
  • 17
    1,006
    914

    DeShaun Watson

    Houston Texans
  • 18
    711
    637

    Robert Griffin III

    Baylor Bears football

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  • 19
    537
    479

    Steve Young

    BYU Cougars football

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    799

    Michael Vick

    Virginia Tech Hokies football

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    225
    187

    Joe Namath

    New York Jets, Los Angeles Rams

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  • 22
    149
    115

    Sammy Baugh

    TCU Horned Frogs football, Washington Redskins
  • 23
    723
    683

    Baker Mayfield

    Texas Tech Red Raiders
  • 24
    1,092
    1,046

    Johnny Manziel

    Texas A&M University

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    #20 of 66 The Most Controversial Athletes in Sports History#4 of 69 The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time

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    803

    Marcus Mariota

    Oregon Ducks

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