NFL's five best improvisational QBs of all time

Tony Romo and Brett Favre are known for their improv skills. Who are the best improvising QBs of all time? Greg Garber breaks down the top five.

Originally Published: November 28, 2007
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

Playing quarterback in the NFL is one of the most meticulously orchestrated and regimented jobs in football. There are dozens of excruciatingly specific plays, often with various permutations and variables.

Like Tony Romo and Brett Favre, there have been quarterbacks in NFL history who have broken out of the usual box and made things up on the fly. Here are five fantastic football improvisers who sometimes seemed as if they were playing a scaled-down sandlot version of the game:


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