Week 3 Quarterback Tiers

A look at Week 3 quarterback rankings through the lens of tiers

ELITE QB1

Tom Brady (vs JAX)
Aaron Rodgers (vs KC)
Ben Roethlisberger (at STL)
Carson Palmer (vs SF)

STRONG QB1

Andrew Luck (at TEN)
Russell Wilson (vs CHI)

BOOM/BUST QB1

Cam Newton (vs NO)

HIGH FLOOR QB1

Matt Ryan (at DAL)
Ryan Tannehill (vs BUF)
Peyton Manning (at DET)
Philip Rivers (at MIN)

HIGH CEILING QB2

Tyrod Taylor (at MIA)
Andy Dalton (at BAL)
Nick Foles (vs PIT)
Marcus Mariota (vs IND)

HIGH FLOOR QB2

Teddy Bridgewater (vs SD)

BOOM/BUST QB2

Matthew Stafford (vs DEN)
Drew Brees (at CAR) **Monitor Injury Report**
Derek Carr (at CLE)
Colin Kaepernick (at ARI)

GARBAGE TIME UPSIDE DESPERATION PLAY

Alex Smith (at GB)
Sam Bradford (at NYJ)
Blake Bortles (at NE)

HIGH FLOOR DESPERATION PLAY

Eli Manning (vs WAS) **Thursday Night**
Joe Flacco (at CIN)
Kirk Cousins (vs NYG) **Thursday Night**
Jameis Winston (at HOU)

BOTTOM OF THE BARREL

Ryan Mallett (vs TB)
Ryan Fitzpatrick (vs PHI)
Brandon Weeden (vs ATL)
Josh McCown (vs OAK)
Jimmy Clausen/Jay Cutler (at SEA)