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 Cam Newton, CAR
Bye Week: 7

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#13QB Jameis Winston, TB @SF [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @BAL [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. IND [19.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Tyrod Taylor, BUF @MIA [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Kirk Cousins, WAS @DET [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#2QB Aaron Rodgers, GB
Bye Week: 4

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#17QB Kirk Cousins, WAS vs. CLE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Tyrod Taylor, BUF @NE [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. DEN [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU vs. TEN [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. OAK [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]


#3QB Andrew Luck, IND
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#20QB Matt Ryan, ATL @PHI [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Tyrod Taylor, BUF vs. BYE [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Tony Romo, DAL @PIT [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA @SD [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @NYG [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#4QB Russell Wilson, SEA
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @MIA [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Matt Ryan, ATL @DEN [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. WAS [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @PIT [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @DAL [17.2 pts allowed to QBs]


#5QB Ben Roethlisberger, PIT
Bye Week: 8

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#13QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. OAK [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Matt Ryan, ATL vs. GB [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Tony Romo, DAL vs. PHI [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @CLE [17.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. JAX [16.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#6QB Blake Bortles, JAX
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @MIA [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Matt Ryan, ATL @DEN [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. WAS [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @PIT [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @DAL [17.2 pts allowed to QBs]


#7QB Drew Brees, NO
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @MIA [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Matt Ryan, ATL @DEN [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. WAS [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @PIT [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @DAL [17.2 pts allowed to QBs]


#8QB Carson Palmer, ARI
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU vs. BYE [19.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. ATL [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. PIT [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Tyrod Taylor, BUF @SEA [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Matt Ryan, ATL @TB [16.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#9QB Tom Brady, NE
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU vs. BYE [19.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. ATL [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. PIT [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Tyrod Taylor, BUF @SEA [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Matt Ryan, ATL @TB [16.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#10QB Eli Manning, NYG
Bye Week: 8

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#13QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. OAK [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Matt Ryan, ATL vs. GB [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Tony Romo, DAL vs. PHI [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @CLE [17.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. JAX [16.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#11QB Derek Carr, OAK
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#20QB Matt Ryan, ATL @PHI [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Tyrod Taylor, BUF vs. BYE [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Tony Romo, DAL @PIT [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA @SD [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @NYG [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#12QB Philip Rivers, SD
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#17QB Kirk Cousins, WAS vs. GB [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA @LAR [19.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. BUF [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Tony Romo, DAL vs. BAL [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU @OAK [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]