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The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time 

Ranker College Football
Updated June 14, 2019 7.6k votes 1.3k voters 19.7k views 30 items

College football fans, we’re ranking the best Florida Gators quarterbacks of all time. It includes every starting quarterback throughout Florida Gators history, including current quarterbacks and past ones. This Florida football roster has famous All-Americans, Florida quarterbacks in the NFL, and Gators players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college quarterbacks of all time, the best Florida QBs include Tim Tebow, Steve Spurrier, Danny Wuerffel, and Shane Matthews.

In the 2017 FBS season, the current Florida Gators QBs are Feleipe Franks, Malik Zaire, Luke Del Rio, Jake Allen, Jack Ruskell, Nick Sproles, and Kyle Trask. 

Who are the greatest quarterbacks in Florida Gators history? They're all on this comprehensive list of University of Florida football players who have played as quarterback. 

list ordered by
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Tim Tebow is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
2
Danny Wuerffel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
3
Steve Spurrier is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
4
Bob Hewko is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Bob Hewko

1980 - 1982

5
Chris Leak is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Chris Leak

2003 - 2006

6
Rex Grossman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time

2000 - 2002

7
Shane Matthews is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time

1990 - 1992

8
Kerwin Bell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time

1984 - 1987

9
Will Grier is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Will Grier

2015

10
John Reaves is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time

1969 - 1971

11
Jesse Palmer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time

1997 - 2000

12
Don Gaffney is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Don Gaffney

1973 - 1975

13
Terry Dean is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Terry Dean

1991 - 1994

14
Wayne Peace is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Wayne Peace

1980 - 1983

15
David Bowden is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
David Bowden

1972 -1973

16
Eric Kresser is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Eric Kresser

1993 - 1995

17
Larry Rentz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Larry Rentz

1967 - 1968

18
Tom Shannon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Tom Shannon

1962 - 1964

19
Jeff Driskel is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
20
Kyle Morris is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Kyle Morris

1988 - 1990

21
Doug Johnson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Doug Johnson

1996 - 1999

22
Larry Ochab is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Larry Ochab

1978 - 1980

23
Jackie Eckdahl is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Jackie Eckdahl

1967 - 1969

24
John Brantley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
John Brantley

1977 -1979

25
Austin Appleby is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Florida Gators Quarterbacks of All Time
Austin Appleby

2016