List of New York Giants starting quarterbacks

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Eli Manning (2004–present)

These quarterbacks have started at least one game for the New York Giants of the National Football League. They are listed in order of the date of each player's first start at quarterback for the Giants.

Regular season[edit]

Phil Simms (1979–1981, 1984–1993)
Charlie Conerly (1948–1961)

The number of games they started during the season is listed to the right:

Season(s) Quarterback(s)
1925 Jack McBride
1926 Hinkey Haines
1927 Hinkey Haines
1928 Bruce Caldwell / Hinkey Haines
1929 Benny Friedman
1930 Benny Friedman
1931 Hap Moran / Benny Friedman / Red Smith
1932 Hap Moran / Jack McBride
1933 Harry Newman
1934 Harry Newman
1935 Ed Danowski
1936 Ed Danowski / Tony Sarausky
1937 Ed Danowski
1938 Ed Danowski
1939 Ed Danowski
1940 Eddie Miller
1941 Tuffy Leemans
1942 Tuffy Leemans
1943 Tuffy Leemans / Emery Nix
1944 Arnie Herber
1945 Arnie Herber
1946 Frank Filchock
1947 Paul Governali
1948 Charlie Conerly / Paul Governali
1949 Charlie Conerly
1950 Charlie Conerly (8) / Travis Tidwell (4)
1951 Charlie Conerly (11) / Travis Tidwell (1)
1952 Charlie Conerly (11) / Tom Landry (1)
1953 Charlie Conerly (11) / Arnie Galiffa (1)
1954 Charlie Conerly (10) / Bob Clatterbuck (2)
1955 Don Heinrich (7) / Charlie Conerly (5)
1956 Don Heinrich (12)
1957 Charlie Conerly (8) / Don Heinrich (4)
1958 Charlie Conerly (6) / Don Heinrich (6)
1959 Charlie Conerly (10) / George Shaw (1) / Don Heinrich (1)
1960 Charlie Conerly (8) / George Shaw (4)
1961 Y. A. Tittle (10) / Charlie Conerly (4)
1962 Y. A. Tittle (14)
1963 Y. A. Tittle (14)
1964 Y. A. Tittle (11) / Gary Wood (3)
1965 Earl Morrall (14)
1966 Earl Morrall (7) / Gary Wood (6) / Tom Kennedy (1)
1967 Fran Tarkenton (14)
1968 Fran Tarkenton (14)
1969 Fran Tarkenton (14)
1970 Fran Tarkenton (14)
1971 Fran Tarkenton (13) / Randy Johnson (1)
1972 Norm Snead (13) / Randy Johnson (1)
1973 Norm Snead (8) / Randy Johnson (6)
1974 Craig Morton (8) / Norm Snead (5) / Jim Del Gaizo (1)
1975 Craig Morton (14)
1976 Craig Morton (12) / Norm Snead (2)
1977 Joe Pisarcik (11) / Jerry Golsteyn (3)
1978 Joe Pisarcik (12) / Jerry Golsteyn (2) / Randy Dean (2)
1979 Phil Simms (12) / Joe Pisarcik (4)
1980 Phil Simms (13) / Scott Brunner (3)
1981 Phil Simms (10) / Scott Brunner (6)
1982 Scott Brunner (9)[a]
1983 Scott Brunner (12) / Jeff Rutledge (4)
1984 Phil Simms (16)
1985 Phil Simms (16)
1986 Phil Simms (16)
1987 Phil Simms (9) / Jeff Rutledge (4) / Mike Busch (1) / Jim Crocicchia (1)
1988 Phil Simms (15) / Jeff Hostetler (1)
1989 Phil Simms (15) / Jeff Hostetler (1)
1990 Phil Simms (14) / Jeff Hostetler (2)
1991 Jeff Hostetler (12) / Phil Simms (4)
1992 Jeff Hostetler (9) / Phil Simms (4) / Kent Graham (3)
1993 Phil Simms (16)
1994 Dave Brown (15) / Kent Graham (1)
1995 Dave Brown (16)
1996 Dave Brown (16)
1997 Danny Kanell (10) / Dave Brown (6)
1998 Danny Kanell (10) / Kent Graham (6)
1999 Kent Graham (9) / Kerry Collins (7)
2000 Kerry Collins (16)
2001 Kerry Collins (16)
2002 Kerry Collins (16)
2003 Kerry Collins (13) / Jesse Palmer (3)
2004 Kurt Warner (9) / Eli Manning (7)
2005 Eli Manning (16)
2006 Eli Manning (16)
2007 Eli Manning (16)
2008 Eli Manning (16)
2009 Eli Manning (16)
2010 Eli Manning (16)
2011 Eli Manning (16)
2012 Eli Manning (16)
2013 Eli Manning (16)
2014 Eli Manning (16)
2015 Eli Manning (16)
2016 Eli Manning (16)
2017 Eli Manning (15) / Geno Smith (1)

Notes:

a Due to the 1982 Players' strike, only nine games were played in the 1982 season.

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