Career: 15 seasons (1985-99)
Teams: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1985-86), San Francisco 49ers (1987-99)
Stats: 169 games, 94-49 record, 33,124 yards, 232 TDs, 64.3 completion percentage
Accolades: 7 Pro Bowl appearances, 2-time NFL MVP (1992, 1994), 3-time Super Bowl champion (1989, 1990, 1995), Super Bowl MVP (1995), Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee (2005)
Bottom line: Steve Young moved out of Joe Montana’s shadow and became one of the greatest quarterbacks in NFL history. This was a tossup between Young and Troy Aikman.
Honorable mentions: Troy Aikman, Mark Brunell, Matt Hasselbeck