As of the 2007 season, John Elway with five (Super Bowls XXI, XXII, XXIV, XXXII, and XXXIII).
As of the 2011 season, Tom Brady has appeared in 5 as well (XXXVI, XXXVIII, XXXIX, XLII, XLVI), and has won 3 of them.
QB with most SB Rings As of the 2009 season Terry Bradshaw and Joe Montana, with four wins each, are tied for the most Super Bowl rings. Next are Troy Aikman and Tom Brady with three each.
The REAL question was which Quarterbacks have appeared in most superbowls?
1. John Elway 2-3
2. Joe Montana 4-0
3. Terry Bradshaw 4-0
4. Jim Kelly 0-4
5. Fran Tarkenton 0-4
6. Tom Brady 3-2
7. Troy Aikman 3-0
8. Steve Young 3-0 (2 as a Backup)
9. Earl Morall 4-1 (ALL as Backup)
10. Eli Manning 2-0
11. Bob Griese 2-1
12. Ben Roethlisberger 2-1
13. Kurt Warner 1-2 (with 2 different teams)
Many more as backups...including Buffalo's Frank Reich, I believe. I have listed only the ones that have appeared in 3 or more.
John Elway (5).
John Elway and Tom Brady (5).
Tom Brady (3).
Troy Aikman was the winning quarterback in Super Bowl XXX.
Joe Montana and Terry Bradshaw have each won 4 Superbowls.
Troy Aikman with three (Super Bowls XXVII, XXVIII, and XXX).
Fran Tarkenton was the starting QB for the Vikings in three Super Bowls (VIII, IX, XI) and Joe Kapp was the starter in one (IV).
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Joe Montana was the Most Valuable Player of Super Bowls XVI, XIX and XXIV.
Terry Bradshaw and Chuck Noll both have four SB rings.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Joe Montana was named Most Valuable Player of Super Bowls XVI, XIX and XXIV.
For Quarterbacks, John Elway of the Denver Broncos holds the record having played in 5 Super Bowls. He was in the following Super Bowls XXI, XXII, XXIV, XXXII and XXXIII. Overall, Defensive End/Nose Tackle Mike Lodish holds the record with 6 Super Bowl appearances. He played for the Buffalo Bills in Super Bowls XXV, XXVI, XXVII, XXVIII and for the Denver Broncos in Super Bowls XXXII and XXXIII.
John Elway of the Denver Broncos was the first quarterback to have started five Super Bowls .... SBs XXI, XXII, XXIV, XXXII, and XXXIII. His record in those games was 2-3.