Week 1 Quarterback Tiers

Sigmund Bloom looks at Week 1 quarterback rankings through the lens of tiers

ELITE QB1

Russell Wilson (vs MIA)
Drew Brees (vs OAK)
Aaron Rodgers (at JAX)

STRONG QB1

Derek Carr (at NO)
Andrew Luck (vs DET)
Matthew Stafford (at IND)
Kirk Cousins (vs PIT)

HIGH FLOOR QB1

Carson Palmer (vs NE)

HIGH CEILING QB1

Jameis Winston (at ATL)
Tyrod Taylor (at BAL)
Blake Bortles (vs GB)

BOOM/BUST QB1

Cam Newton (at DEN) **Thursday**
Ben Roethlisberger (at WAS)
Philip Rivers (at KC)
Eli Manning (at DAL)

BOOM/BUST STREAMER

Robert Griffin III (at PHI)
Brock Osweiler (vs CHI)
Marcus Mariota (vs MIN)
Jimmy Garoppolo (at ARI)
Dak Prescott (vs NYG)
Andy Dalton (vs NYJ)

HIGH FLOOR STREAMER

Joe Flacco (vs BUF)
Ryan Fitzpatrick (vs CIN)
Matt Ryan (vs TB)
Alex Smith (vs SD)
Jay Cutler (at HOU)

DESPERATION PLAY

Ryan Tannehill (at SEA)
Blaine Gabbert (vs LA)
Carson Wentz (vs CLE)
Shaun Hill (at TEN) **Monitor Bradford Status**
Trevor Siemian (vs CAR)
Case Keenum (at SF)