Ideal Bye Week Quarterbacks

 
 
 
 
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Ideal Bye Week Quarterbacks

It is critical to draft a backup QB to fill in for your starter when he's on a bye. This page identifies the QBs that have the easiest match-ups on the stud's bye week.

#1QB Andrew Luck, IND
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. BYE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Tom Brady, NE @NYG [19.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. HOU [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. JAX [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @OAK [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#2QB Aaron Rodgers, GB
Bye Week: 7

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#20QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BAL [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Geno Smith, NYJ @NE [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Robert Griffin III, WAS vs. TB [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jay Cutler, CHI vs. BYE [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Joe Flacco, BAL @ARI [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#3QB Ben Roethlisberger, PIT
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#22QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @CAR [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Sam Bradford, PHI vs. TB [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Andy Dalton, CIN @ARI [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Geno Smith, NYJ @HOU [16.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Tom Brady, NE vs. BUF [16.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#4QB Russell Wilson, SEA
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Sam Bradford, PHI @DAL [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jay Cutler, CHI @SD [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. CHI [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. BYE [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BYE [16.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#5QB Peyton Manning, DEN
Bye Week: 7

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#20QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BAL [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Geno Smith, NYJ @NE [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Robert Griffin III, WAS vs. TB [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jay Cutler, CHI vs. BYE [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Joe Flacco, BAL @ARI [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#6QB Drew Brees, NO
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#22QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @CAR [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Sam Bradford, PHI vs. TB [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Andy Dalton, CIN @ARI [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Geno Smith, NYJ @HOU [16.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Tom Brady, NE vs. BUF [16.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#7QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. PIT [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Colin Kaepernick, SF @NYG [19.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. BYE [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. CLE [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jay Cutler, CHI @KC [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#8QB Cam Newton, CAR
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. PIT [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Colin Kaepernick, SF @NYG [19.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. BYE [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. CLE [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jay Cutler, CHI @KC [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#9QB Matt Ryan, ATL
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. BYE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Tom Brady, NE @NYG [19.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. HOU [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. JAX [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @OAK [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#10QB Tony Romo, DAL
Bye Week: 6

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#22QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @NYJ [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Carson Palmer, ARI @PIT [19.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. KC [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Colin Kaepernick, SF vs. BAL [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Andy Dalton, CIN @BUF [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]


#11QB Matthew Stafford, DET
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Sam Bradford, PHI @DAL [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jay Cutler, CHI @SD [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. CHI [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. BYE [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BYE [16.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#12QB Eli Manning, NYG
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#22QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @CAR [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Sam Bradford, PHI vs. TB [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Andy Dalton, CIN @ARI [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Geno Smith, NYJ @HOU [16.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Tom Brady, NE vs. BUF [16.0 pts allowed to QBs]