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.

#0QB Marcus Mariota, TEN
Bye Week: 4

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Aaron Rodgers, GB @SF [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Robert Griffin III, WAS vs. PHI [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Eli Manning, NYG @BUF [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Joe Flacco, BAL @PIT [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. KC [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#0QB Carson Palmer, ARI
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#20QB Derek Carr, OAK @PIT [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Jay Cutler, CHI @SD [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. BYE [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Alex Smith, KC vs. BYE [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Blake Bortles, JAX @NYJ [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#0QB Jameis Winston, TB
Bye Week: 6

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#22QB Alex Smith, KC @MIN [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @NYJ [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. KC [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Andy Dalton, CIN @BUF [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Aaron Rodgers, GB vs. SD [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#0QB Andrew Luck, IND
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. HOU [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. JAX [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @OAK [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Jay Cutler, CHI @STL [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Blake Bortles, JAX @BAL [16.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#0QB Matt Cassel, BUF
Bye Week: 8

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @CHI [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Nick Foles, STL vs. SF [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Alex Smith, KC vs. DET [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Derek Carr, OAK vs. NYJ [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Aaron Rodgers, GB @DEN [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#0QB Sam Bradford, PHI
Bye Week: 8

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @CHI [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Nick Foles, STL vs. SF [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Alex Smith, KC vs. DET [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Derek Carr, OAK vs. NYJ [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Aaron Rodgers, GB @DEN [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#1QB Drew Brees, NO
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#20QB Derek Carr, OAK @DET [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @CAR [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Andy Dalton, CIN @ARI [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Aaron Rodgers, GB @MIN [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Blake Bortles, JAX vs. TEN [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#2QB Russell Wilson, SEA
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#20QB Derek Carr, OAK @PIT [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Jay Cutler, CHI @SD [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. BYE [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Alex Smith, KC vs. BYE [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Blake Bortles, JAX @NYJ [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#3QB Tom Brady, NE
Bye Week: 4

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Aaron Rodgers, GB @SF [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Robert Griffin III, WAS vs. PHI [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Eli Manning, NYG @BUF [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Joe Flacco, BAL @PIT [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. KC [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#4QB Peyton Manning, DEN
Bye Week: 7

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#13QB Eli Manning, NYG vs. DAL [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Robert Griffin III, WAS vs. TB [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Blake Bortles, JAX vs. BUF [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Derek Carr, OAK @SD [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Jay Cutler, CHI vs. BYE [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#5QB Matt Ryan, ATL
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. HOU [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. JAX [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @OAK [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Jay Cutler, CHI @STL [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Blake Bortles, JAX @BAL [16.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#6QB Cam Newton, CAR
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. BYE [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. CLE [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Eli Manning, NYG vs. SF [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Jay Cutler, CHI @KC [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. SEA [17.2 pts allowed to QBs]


#7QB Tony Romo, DAL
Bye Week: 6

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#22QB Alex Smith, KC @MIN [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @NYJ [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. KC [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Andy Dalton, CIN @BUF [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Aaron Rodgers, GB vs. SD [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#8QB Matthew Stafford, DET
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#20QB Derek Carr, OAK @PIT [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Jay Cutler, CHI @SD [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. BYE [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Alex Smith, KC vs. BYE [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Blake Bortles, JAX @NYJ [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#9QB Ben Roethlisberger, PIT
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#20QB Derek Carr, OAK @DET [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @CAR [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Andy Dalton, CIN @ARI [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Aaron Rodgers, GB @MIN [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Blake Bortles, JAX vs. TEN [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#10QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. BYE [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. CLE [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Eli Manning, NYG vs. SF [17.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Jay Cutler, CHI @KC [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. SEA [17.2 pts allowed to QBs]


#11QB Philip Rivers, SD
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. HOU [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. JAX [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @OAK [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Jay Cutler, CHI @STL [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Blake Bortles, JAX @BAL [16.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#12QB Colin Kaepernick, SF
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. HOU [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. JAX [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @OAK [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Jay Cutler, CHI @STL [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Blake Bortles, JAX @BAL [16.0 pts allowed to QBs]