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In the NFL, Montana took over as full time starting QB for the San Francisco 49ers in 1981 and was their starting QB through the 1990 season. Backups to Montana during those years were ...

1981-1983: Guy Benjamin

1984-1985: Matt Cavanaugh

1986: Jeff Kemp, Mike Moroski

1987: Steve Young, Bob Gagliano, Mark Stevens

1988-1990: Steve Young

Steve Bono also saw action at QB for the 49ers in 1989.

Montana was the starter for the Kansas City Chiefs in 1993 and 1994. His backups were Dave Krieg and Matt Blundin in 1993 and Steve Bono and Matt Blundin in 1994.

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