Lefthanded Quarterbacks

The best lefthanded quarterback ever

to play professional football might be

Nick Davila of the Arizona Rattlers

in the Arena Football League.  

Other Lefthanded Quarterbacks who've played in the NFL

Only twenty other lefthanded quarterbacks have played in the NFL.

Some were occasional starters, but most were backups who rarely played.


The Success and The Failures of Lefthanders In Sports

A Rare Breed has become Extinct

Michael Vick and Kellen Moore are the last two lefthanders to play quarterback in the NFL. Both of them played in 2015, but neither of them played in 2016​​ and 2017

​​Other Lefthanded Starting Quarterbacks in the NFL

Bobby Douglas, Paul McDonald, Scott Mitchell, Cade McNown, Matt Leinart, Chris Simms, and

Tim Tebow are the only other lefthanded quarterbacks with more than 10 career starts in the NFL.

​The Best Lefthanded Quarterbacks in NFL History

From Ken Stabler and Jim Zorn in the 1970's, through Boomer Esiason and Steve Young
in the 1980's and 1990's, and Mark Brunell and Michael Vick in the 2000's, 
there has always been at least one lefthanded starting quarterback in the NFL.​​