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The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time 

Ranker College Football
Updated June 14, 2019 2.2k votes 707 voters 19.7k views 29 items

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. 

list ordered by
1
John Elway is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
2
Andrew Luck is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
3
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
4
Kevin Hogan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Kevin Hogan

2012 - 2015

5
John Brodie is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
6
Steve Stenstrom is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1991 - 1994

7
K.J. Costello is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
K.J. Costello

2017

8
Trent Edwards is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

2003 - 2006

9
Guy Benjamin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1974 - 1977

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

1968, 1969, 1971

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

1977 - 1979

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

1977 - 1978

13
Chad Hutchinson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
14
Todd Husak is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Todd Husak

1996 - 1999

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

1958 - 1960

16
Chris Lewis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Chris Lewis

2000 - 2003

17
John Paye is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
John Paye

1983 - 1986

18
Mike Boryla is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
19
Jason Palumbis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Jason Palumbis

1988, 1990, 1991

20
Brian Johnson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1987 - 1989

21
Steve Smith is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
22
Tavita Pritchard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Tavita Pritchard

2006 - 2009

23
Mark Butterfield is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
Mark Butterfield

1992 - 1995

24
Randy Fasani is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time

1998 - 2001

25
T. C. Ostrander is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Stanford Cardinal Quarterbacks of All Time
T. C. Ostrander

2004 - 2007