Week 1 Quarterback Tiers

A look at Week 1 quarterback rankings through the lens of tiers

ELITE QB1

Aaron Rodgers (at CHI)
Tom Brady (vs PIT) **Thursday Night**

STRONG QB1

Andrew Luck (at BUF)
Ryan Tannehill (at WAS)
Tony Romo (vs NYG)
Sam Bradford (at ATL)
Ben Roethlisberger (at NE) **Thursday Night**
Drew Brees (at ARI)

BOOM/BUST QB1

Russell Wilson (at STL)
Matthew Stafford (at SD)

HIGH FLOOR QB1

Matt Ryan (vs PHI)
Peyton Manning (vs BAL)
Philip Rivers (vs DET)
Teddy Bridgewater (at SF)
Carson Palmer (vs NO)

BOOM/BUST QB2

Cam Newton (at JAX)
Tyrod Taylor (vs IND)
Jay Cutler (vs GB)

Andy Dalton (at OAK)

HIGH FLOOR QB2

Joe Flacco (at DEN)
Eli Manning (at DAL)

DESPERATION PLAYS

Alex Smith (at HOU)
Marcus Mariota (at TB)
Colin Kaepernick (vs MIN)
Jameis Winston (vs TEN)
Blake Bortles (vs CAR)
Kirk Cousins (vs MIA)
Nick Foles (vs SEA)
Ryan Fitzpatrick (vs CLE)
Derek Carr (vs CIN)
Josh McCown (at NYJ)
Brian Hoyer (vs KC)