NFL Fans Have Spoken: The Greatest Quarterbacks of All Time

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As of Aug 2013, These are “The Best NFL Quarterbacks of All Time” According to Over 8,600 Voters at

Over 8,000 voters have named these three quarterbacks the best of the best.

Three rings, two MVPs, and a butt load of records. What else does Brady have to do to be better than Manning?

Joe Montana has been named the greatest quarterback in NFL history, ahead of current stars Peyton Manning and Tom Brady, according to a recent poll by The popular rankings site reached this verdict after collecting the aggregated opinion of over 8,600 voters on the topic of "The Best Quarterbacks of All Time.”

The top 10 varies from active players such as Tom Brady all the way back to 1956 with Johnny Unitas. Championships are not the sole decider of greatness. Dan Marino, who never won a Super Bowl, checks in at number 4 above many trophy-wielding QBs.

The Top 10 Greatest Quarterbacks Are:

1.    Joe Montana
2.    Peyton Manning
3.    Tom Brady
4.    Dan Marino
5.    John Elway
6.    Johnny Unitas
7.    Steve Young
8.    Brett Favre
9.    Roger Staubach
10.    Terry Bradshaw

Former Bostonian and avid football fan EJ Linehan agrees with every aspect of the list but one. Says EJ, “Three rings, two MVPs, and a butt load of records. What else does Brady have to do to be better than Manning?”

See the full list of The Best Quarterbacks of All Time, as well as 1000s of other opinion-based lists, at

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