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NFL Player Rankings- Quarterbacks

Posted on: August 22, 2009 12:25 pm
Edited on: August 22, 2009 12:38 pm

Top 10 Quarterbacks


1. Tom Brady- knows how to win games... at the end of the day, that's what matters
2. Peyton Manning- as talented as #1, but he doesn't have as many rings, which does it for me
3. Ben Roethlisberger- toughest and most clutch QB in the game, hands down... knows how to win
4. Drew Brees- can rack up yards and make it look easy, great pure passer
5. Donovan McNabb- good leader who can spread the ball around and keep the defense guessing
6. Philip Rivers- very tough QB who can find a man in the end zone at the most important time
7. Carson Palmer- when healthy, possibly a top 5 QB... needs to re-find chemistry with his WRs
8. Aaron Rodgers- will have a great year, powerful arm that can throw downfield
9. Jay Cutler- great arm but expect a down year with Chicago... potentially a top 5 QB
10. Matt Ryan- expect a down year, but that's just a tribute to the great rookie year he had

Top 3 Busts

1. Brett Favre- more interceptions than touchdowns this year, no doubt about it
2. David Garrard- simply won't get it together at any point this season
3. Kyle Orton- does not deserve to be a starting QB in this league, in my opinion


Since: Jun 9, 2009
Posted on: August 25, 2009 10:55 pm

NFL Player Rankings- Quarterbacks

Hey, Kurt Warner goes up there too. BEFORE Cutler!

Since: Jun 9, 2009
Posted on: August 25, 2009 10:54 pm

NFL Player Rankings- Quarterbacks

I would put Matt Hassleback before some of those guys, especially Matt Schaub. My sleeper to crack top ten WRs is Matt Schaub. He's 90% with a group of good-hands guys around him: Andre Johnson, Slayton, and a good TE.

Since: Aug 22, 2009
Posted on: August 24, 2009 5:02 pm

NFL Player Rankings- Quarterbacks

Favre is still a good quarterback and regardless of the TD/INT ratio last year he was the major reason the JETS won games and were competitive the beginning of the year.

I swap out Favre and put Matt Cassel in as the Number 1 Bust.  Anyone can shine on that patriots team with the supporting cast as long as you get the ball anywhere near the receivers.  He will be a huge bust for the Chiefs, Big Money and a Franchise Tag.  All will be for Naught as I don't think he has the leadership or skills to bring that team together in any capacity.

My Other Huge bust is JaMarcus Russell in Oakland, that is if Jeff Garcia doesn't beat him out of the job.  He has shown none of the skills that he was originally touted for coming out of the draft.  I realize his supporting cast is terrible, but a leader can find a way to overcome these issues and still make his team competitive.

Since: Apr 11, 2008
Posted on: August 24, 2009 1:27 pm

NFL Player Rankings- Quarterbacks

I would have Rodgers in the top 3, but i am a Packers fan, so there is a little bias.  But his numbers in his first year starting were phenomenal, especially his TD to INT ratio when in the redzone.  Im expecting very big things from him and Jennings this season

Since: Jan 20, 2008
Posted on: August 23, 2009 9:54 am

NFL Player Rankings- Quarterbacks

Nice work. I agree with Jay Cutler having a down season in Chicago. We have no number 1 reciever for him so he will have to rely a ton on Hester and other average players to get it done. Best case the Bears sneak into the playoffs with a win in the final game in the season. However, it is nice to have a real quarterback in town. Sorry Denver!Tongue out

Since: Jan 20, 2007
Posted on: August 22, 2009 8:54 pm

NFL Player Rankings- Quarterbacks

Big Ben more clutch than Brady. Come on now....wake up

Since: Aug 8, 2008
Posted on: August 22, 2009 7:35 pm

NFL Player Rankings- Quarterbacks

I agree with Buc, We need to see more of Matt Ryan before we can confidentlly say he's a top 10 quaterback. I expect a big down year for him this year. Could easily insert Tony Romo or Eli Manning in at no.10.

Since: Jun 4, 2008
Posted on: August 22, 2009 5:35 pm

NFL Player Rankings- Quarterbacks

Matt Ryan is NOT a top 10 quarterback. SUPER Overrated

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