Rings aren’t everything. Just don’t tell that to Brad Johnson, Trent Dilfer or Nick Foles, mediocre quarterbacks all. But they managed to capture titles as starting signal callers. It’s a feat that eluded some Hall of Fame legends who never won a ring. So we’re giving some shine to those who accomplished just about everything on the gridiron. That is, except for the ultimate goal. These are the best quarterbacks who never won a Super Bowl.
Lots of quarterbacks had higher peaks than the No. 1 overall pick of the 1987 draft, but Testaverde gets the nod thanks to sheer longevity. His 214 starts at quarterback are tied with Eli Manning for seventh all time, meaning he’ll fall to eighth once the 2018 season rolls around