The 2018 NFL stretch run QB rankings

Would you rather have Brees, Rodgers, or Wilson? Has Mahomes or Goff cracked the top tier? And has Brady finally slipped?

The awful eight

32. Cody Kessler (preseason ranking: NR)

31. Nick Mullens (NR)

30. Josh Allen (NR)

29. Josh Rosen (NR)

28. Jameis Winston (NR)

27. Jeff Driskel (NR)

26. Colt McCoy (NR)

25. Sam Darnold (24)

It’s time to move on …

24. Eli Manning (22)

23. Case Keenum (28)

22. Derek Carr (20)

21. Lamar Jackson (NR)

The injury question marks

20. Ryan Tannehill (27)
19. Mitchell Trubisky (25)
18. Marcus Mariota (12)

Not quite enough in the modern passing era

17. Dak Prescott (17)

16. Baker Mayfield (NR)

15. Matt Stafford (10)

14. Deshaun Watson (13)

Too many mistakes to win a Super Bowl?

13. Tom Brady (2)

12. Carson Wentz (NR)

11. Kirk Cousins (9)

10. Ben Roethlisberger (7)

MVP candidates any other year

9. Jared Goff (21)

8. Matt Ryan (8)

7. Cam Newton (11)

6. Philip Rivers (5)

5. Andrew Luck (6)

The top four, however you’d like to rank them

4. Patrick Mahomes (16)

3. Russell Wilson (3)

2. Drew Brees (4)

1. Aaron Rodgers (1)

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