Ken O’Brien played for the New York Jets from 1984 to 1992 and then played one final season with the Philadelphia Eagles before retiring. For many years he was one of the lone bright spots on a Jets roster that did not feature a lot of talent. He even had some very good games during his time with New York, setting some team records that still stand today.
O’Brien went through a period where he found himself sharing starting quarterback time with other quarterbacks on the team, but he usually excelled and outperformed the competition. During his long career, who did he throw the most touchdown passes to though?
Here is a look at the top five receivers based on how many touchdown passes they caught from Ken O’Brien.
Al Toon – 29
Wesley Walker – 24
Mickey Shuler – 15
Kurt Sohn – 10
Rob Moore – 9
Ken O’Brien will go down as one of the more well liked quarterbacks the Jets have had. He always gave his all and had a great deal of talent, even though he didn’t always have a great deal of talent to work with.