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The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time 

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Updated December 20, 2019 6.5k votes 1.7k voters 38.5k views 32 items

College football fans, we’re ranking the best Wisconsin Badgers quarterbacks of all time. It includes every starting quarterback throughout Wisconsin Badgers history, including current quarterbacks and past ones. This Wisconsin football roster has famous All-Americans, Wisconsin quarterbacks in the NFL, and Badgers players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Featuring some of the greatest college quarterbacks of all time, the best Wisconsin QBs include former UW stars such as Russell Wilson and Darrell Bevell, as well as talented ex-college standouts like Scott Tolzien and Joel Stave.

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

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Russell Wilson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
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Scott Tolzien is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
3
Brooks Bollinger is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
4
Darrell Bevell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time

Badgers career: 1992 - 1995

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John Stocco is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
John Stocco

Badgers career: 2003 - 2006

6
Jim Sorgi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Jim Sorgi

Badgers career: 2000 - 2003

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Joel Stave is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Joel Stave

Badgers career: 2012 - 2015

8
Randy Wright is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time

Badgers career: 1981 - 1983

9
Ron Vander Kelen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Ron Vander Kelen

Badgers career: 1962

10
Mike Samuel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mike Samuel

Badgers career: 1995 - 1998

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Tyler Donovan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Tyler Donovan

Badgers career: 2004 - 2007

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Jack Coan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
NolanJH1115 added Jack Coan

Badgers career: 2017-2019

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Neil Graff is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Neil Graff

Badgers career: 1969 - 1971

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Gregg Bohlig is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Gregg Bohlig

Badgers career: 1972 - 1974

15
Dale Hackbart is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time

Badgers career: 1957 - 1959

16
Bud Keyes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bud Keyes

Badgers career: 1985 - 1987

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Bart Houston is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bart Houston

Badgers career: 2013 - 2016

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Jess Cole is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Jess Cole

Badgers career: 1980 - 1981

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Tony Lowery is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Tony Lowery

Badgers career: 1987 - 1991

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Mike Howard is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mike Howard

Badgers career: 1983 - 1986

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Jim Haluska is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
wlabecki added Jim Haluska

Badgers career: 1952-1956

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Mike Kalasmiki is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mike Kalasmiki

Badgers career: 1977 - 1979

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John Ryan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
John Ryan

Badgers career: 1966 - 1968

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Hal Brandt is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
Hal Brandt

Badgers career: 1962 - 1964

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John Boyajian is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Wisconsin Badgers Quarterbacks of All Time
John Boyajian

Badgers career: 1965 - 1967