Tom Brady of the New England Patriots is the oldest quarterback in the National Football League. He played in the Super Bowl on Feb. 5, 2017 at age 39.
Currently close to Brady in age are quarterbacks Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints at age 38, and Carson Palmer of the Arizona Cardinals at age 37. Tom Brady is tied with Peyton Manning as the oldest quarterback to play in a Super Bowl. Brady is by far not the oldest quarterback to play in the NFL. George Blanda played as a quarterback for the Raiders when he was 48 years old.