In Peter King's upcoming book, Monday Morning Quarterback, he writes, "If I'm building a team for a three- or five-year window, whom would I choose?" Here are the top 12 quarterbacks from his list and his skinny on each, beginning with Otto Graham. "He won seven league titles and seven passing titles in a legendary 10-year career."
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Incredible three-way player: In '43 he led the NFL in passing, punting and interceptions.
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Mr. Cool, Mr. Clutch, Mr. Accurate won three Super Bowl MVP awards.
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He piloted the Colts on late tying and winning drives in the greatest game ever: the '58 title tilt.
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Imagine playing 291 straight games at quarterback. That's the record he's most proud of.
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Entering '09 he was 131 TD passes behind Favre. Isn't breaking every QB record inevitable?
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Always 1, 1a with Marino. Elway gets the edge, two championships to none.
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No one threw it more beautifully, ever. He was the first man to reach 400 TD passes.
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Bill Belichick's boyhood idol, a Navy man, didn't take his first NFL snap till age 27.
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Tough call after starting for just seven years, but three rings in those first four seasons clinches it.
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A pedestrian guy till Lombardi arrived, then boom: five NFL titles in a seven--year span.
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Four rings later, I have one question: How dumb is he now, Hollywood?
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