New England Patriots: Ranking 10 Greatest quarterbacks in franchise history
By Nick Ziegler
The New England Patriots have had plenty of great players in their franchise history. However, who are the greatest quarterbacks of all-time?
With five Super Bowls in their franchise’s history, the New England Patriots have become one of the best organizations in the NFL. With five Super Bowl wins has come a lot of great players on both sides of the ball.
In the NFL, the quarterback position has become by far the most important on the field. While running the football was more predominant in the early days of the NFL, it is all about throwing now. Having a great quarterback has become a necessity to win in the NFL now. Luckily for the Patriots, they have benefited from having one of the greatest of all-time.
While most of their success has come recently, there have still been other great players in the history of the franchise. As expected, Tom Brady has set the bar very high for all of the other quarterbacks to be compared to. Since becoming the starting quarterback, Brady has been able to claim almost every franchise passing record for himself.
Brady has been the starting quarterback for all five Super Bowls and he also has accumulated a lot of individual accolades. As arguably the greatest quarterback in NFL history, it is going to be tough for another quarterback to top Brady on this list.
With a predictable choice for No.1, here’s is a list of the 10 greatest quarterbacks to ever play for the Patriots.