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The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time 

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Updated February 5, 2020 2.1k votes 629 voters 11.4k views 31 items

College football fans, we’re ranking the best Minnesota Golden Gophers quarterbacks of all time. It includes every starting quarterback throughout Minnesota Golden Gophers history, including current quarterbacks and past ones. This Minnesota football roster has famous All-Americans, Minnesota quarterbacks in the NFL, and Golden Gophers players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college quarterbacks of all time, the best Minnesota QBs include Sandy Stephens, Cory Sauter, Adam Weber, and Bryan Cupito.

In the 2017 FBS season, the current Minnesota Golden Gophers QBs are Demry Croft, Conor Rhoda, Mark Williams, Rey Estes, Seth Green, Tanner Morgan, Samuel Pickerign, and Jaren Roste. 

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

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Tanner Morgan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Joshclayman added Tanner Morgan
2
Tony Dungy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
3
Rickey Foggie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Rickey Foggie

1984 - 1987

4
Sandy Stephens is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Sandy Stephens

1959 - 1961

5
Adam Weber is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Adam Weber

2007 - 2010

6
Asad Abdul-Khaliq is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Asad Abdul-Khaliq

2000 - 2003

7
MarQueis Gray is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
MarQueis Gray

2009 - 2012

8
Mike Hohensee is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time

1981 - 1982

9
Bryan Cupito is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bryan Cupito

2002 - 2006

10
Cory Sauter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Cory Sauter

1994 - 1997

11
John Hankinson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
John Hankinson

1964 - 1965

12
Marquel Fleetwood is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Marquel Fleetwood

1989 - 1992

13
Mitch Leidner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mitch Leidner

2013 - 2016

14
Billy Cockerham is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Billy Cockerham

1996 - 1999

15
Scott Eckers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Scott Eckers

1992 - 1994

16
Greg Murphy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Greg Murphy

1983

17
Tim Schade is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Tim Schade

1993 - 1994

18
Mark Carlson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mark Carlson

1976 - 1979

19
Tim Salem is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Tim Salem

1980 - 1982

20
Brett Sadek is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Brett Sadek

1983 - 1984

21
Phil Hagen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Phil Hagen

1967 - 1969

22
Wendell Avery is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Wendell Avery

1977 - 1979

23
Alan Holt is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Alan Holt

1985 - 1988

24
Larry Johnson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Larry Johnson
25
Craig Curry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Minnesota Golden Gophers Quarterbacks of All Time
Craig Curry

1969 - 1971