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 Kellen Moore, DAL
Bye Week: 6

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#20QB Alex Smith, KC @MIN [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI @PIT [19.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. KC [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Matt Ryan, ATL @NO [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. BYE [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]


#1QB Andrew Luck, IND
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#13QB Matt Ryan, ATL vs. BYE [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. BYE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. HOU [18.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. DAL [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @OAK [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#2QB Aaron Rodgers, GB
Bye Week: 7

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB @WAS [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BAL [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. ATL [19.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @SD [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI vs. BYE [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#3QB Ben Roethlisberger, PIT
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @DET [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @ARI [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB @PHI [15.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. CIN [15.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. KC [15.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#4QB Russell Wilson, SEA
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @PIT [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI @SD [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. NYG [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. CHI [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC vs. BYE [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]


#5QB Drew Brees, NO
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @DET [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @ARI [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB @PHI [15.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. CIN [15.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. KC [15.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#6QB Peyton Manning, DEN
Bye Week: 7

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB @WAS [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BAL [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. ATL [19.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @SD [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI vs. BYE [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#7QB Matthew Stafford, DET
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @PIT [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI @SD [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. NYG [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. CHI [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC vs. BYE [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]


#8QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. PIT [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. BUF [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Matt Ryan, ATL vs. WAS [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. BYE [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI @KC [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#9QB Tom Brady, NE
Bye Week: 4

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. CAR [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. CLE [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. KC [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC @CIN [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @DEN [17.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#10QB Cam Newton, CAR
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. PIT [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. BUF [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Matt Ryan, ATL vs. WAS [19.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. BYE [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI @KC [17.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#11QB Eli Manning, NYG
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @DET [21.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @ARI [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB @PHI [15.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. CIN [15.1 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. KC [15.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#12QB Sam Bradford, PHI
Bye Week: 8

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @CHI [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB @ATL [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Nick Foles, STL vs. SF [19.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Matt Ryan, ATL vs. TB [19.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC vs. DET [18.6 pts allowed to QBs]