College Football The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time  

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College football fans, we’re ranking the best Penn State Nittany Lions quarterbacks of all time. It includes every starting quarterback throughout Penn State Nittany Lions history, including current quarterbacks and past ones. This Penn State football roster has famous All-Americans, Penn State quarterbacks in the NFL, and Nittany Lions players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college quarterbacks of all time, the best Penn State QBs include Kerry Collins, Chuck Fusina, Christian Hackenberg, and Daryll Clark.

In the 2018 FBS season, the current Penn State Nittany Lions QBs are Trace McSorley, Grayson Kline, Tommy Stevens, Sean Clifford, Michael Shuster, and Will Levis. 

Who are the greatest quarterbacks in Penn State Nittany Lions history? They're all on this comprehensive list of Pennsylvania State University football players who have played as quarterback. 

list ordered by

1
385 151
Kerry Collins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1991 - 1994

2
523 235
Trace McSorley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Trace McSorley

2015 - 2018

3
265 95
Todd Blackledge is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1980 - 1982

4
236 110
Michael Robinson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

2002 - 2005

5
178 106
Daryll Clark is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

2006 - 2009

6
124 67
Chuck Fusina is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1975 - 1978

7
189 135
Matthew McGloin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

2009 - 2012

8
86 68
John Shaffer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
John Shaffer

1983 - 1986

9
102 87
Zack Mills is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

2001 - 2004

10
79 63
Tony Sacca is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1988 - 1991

11
88 75
Chuck Burkhart is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Chuck Burkhart

1967 - 1969

12
60 51
John Hufnagel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1970 - 1972

13
45 34
Galen Hall is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Galen Hall

1959 - 1961

14
88 85
Doug Strang is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Doug Strang

1981 - 1984

15
47 37
Richie Lucas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1957 - 1959

16
60 59
Wally Richardson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Wally Richardson

1992 - 1996

17
177 208
Christian Hackenberg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Christian Hackenberg

2013 - 2015

18
47 57
Rashard Casey is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Rashard Casey

1997 - 2000

19
34 42
Kevin Thompson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Kevin Thompson

1996 - 1999

20
39 49
Tom Bill is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Tom Bill

1987 - 1990

21
31 39
Matt Knizner is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Matt Knizner

1984 - 1987

22
23 31
Pete Liske is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1961 - 1963

23
27 39
Tom Shuman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Tom Shuman

1972 - 1974

24
29 44
John Sacca is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
John Sacca

1991 - 1993

25
22 34
Tom Sherman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Tom Sherman

1965 - 1967