College Sports The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time  

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College football fans, we’re ranking the best Stanford Cardinal quarterbacks of all time. It includes every starting quarterback throughout Stanford Cardinal history, including current quarterbacks and past ones. This Stanford football roster has famous All-Americans, Stanford quarterbacks in the NFL, and Cardinal players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college quarterbacks of all time, the best Stanford QBs include Andrew Luck, Steve Stenstrom, John Elway, and Kevin Hogan.

In the 2017 FBS season, the current Stanford Cardinal QBs are K. J. Costello, Keller Chryst, Ryan Burns, Davis ills, Brent Peus, and Jack Richardson. 

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

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1
173 68
Andrew Luck is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

2009 - 2011

2
162 65
John Elway is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1979 - 1982

3
110 35
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1968 - 1970

4
76 45
Kevin Hogan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Kevin Hogan

2012 - 2015

5
55 28
John Brodie is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
6
43 29
K.J. Costello is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
K.J. Costello

2017

7
36 29
Steve Stenstrom is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1991 - 1994

8
26 23
Guy Benjamin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1974 - 1977

9
28 26
Trent Edwards is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

2003 - 2006

10
18 16
Don Bunce is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Don Bunce

1968, 1969, 1971

11
12 13
Turk Schonert is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Turk Schonert

1977 - 1979

12
12 13
Steve Dils is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1977 - 1978

13
16 18
John Paye is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
John Paye

1983 - 1986

14
13 15
Dick Norman is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Dick Norman

1958 - 1960

15
16 19
Todd Husak is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Todd Husak

1996 - 1999

16
14 17
Jason Palumbis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Jason Palumbis

1988, 1990, 1991

17
16 20
Chad Hutchinson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1996 - 1997

18
10 13
Brian Johnson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1987 - 1989

19
11 15
Mike Boryla is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1971 - 1973

20
11 17
Chris Lewis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Chris Lewis

2000 - 2003

21
10 16
Tavita Pritchard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Tavita Pritchard

2006 - 2009

22
10 16
Randy Fasani is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1998 - 2001

23
7 12
Steve Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
24
16 26
Keller Chryst is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Keller Chryst

2015 - 2017

25
6 14
Mike Cordova is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Mike Cordova

1974 - 1976