Pennsylvania home to six HOF QBs

Unitas, Blanda, Namath, Montana, Marino and Kelly all hail from Western Pa.

Updated: January 22, 2012, 3:46 AM ET
By Ivan Maisel | ESPN.com

Explaining why Pennsylvania developed so many of the game's great quarterbacks is like explaining why Hollywood developed beautiful movie stars. They became synonymous with the time and place. For four decades after World War II, Pennsylvania churned out one QB after another like the bottling line at Iron City Beer, the iconic Pittsburgh brand.

Speaking of which, to say "Pennsylvania quarterbacks" in this context is generous to any town east of Johnstown. To find the best ...

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