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
543 244
Trace McSorley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Trace McSorley

2015 - 2018

2
398 163
Kerry Collins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1991 - 1994

3
278 99
Todd Blackledge is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1980 - 1982

4
246 114
Michael Robinson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

2002 - 2005

5
180 109
Daryll Clark is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

2006 - 2009

6
127 69
Chuck Fusina is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1975 - 1978

7
193 137
Matthew McGloin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

2009 - 2012

8
83 66
Tony Sacca is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1988 - 1991

9
104 92
Zack Mills is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

2001 - 2004

10
87 74
John Shaffer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
John Shaffer

1983 - 1986

11
89 77
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
64 53
John Hufnagel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1970 - 1972

13
49 37
Richie Lucas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time

1957 - 1959

14
90 88
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
46 36
Galen Hall is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Galen Hall

1959 - 1961

16
61 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
185 214
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
49 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
41 49
Tom Bill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Tom Bill

1987 - 1990

20
32 39
Matt Knizner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Matt Knizner

1984 - 1987

21
34 42
Kevin Thompson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Kevin Thompson

1996 - 1999

22
23 32
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
20 30
Jack White is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
Jack White

1964 - 1966

25
30 46
John Sacca is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Penn State Nittany Lions Quarterbacks of All Time
John Sacca

1991 - 1993