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 Johnny Manziel, CLE
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI vs. DEN [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. KC [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Nick Foles, STL @BAL [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB @PHI [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @DET [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#0QB Case Keenum, STL
Bye Week: 6

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#17QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. MIA [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD @GB [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI @DET [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI @PIT [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK vs. BYE [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#0QB Kellen Moore, DAL
Bye Week: 6

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#17QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. MIA [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD @GB [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI @DET [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI @PIT [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK vs. BYE [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#0QB Brandon Weeden, HOU
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BYE [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. CLE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. STL [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. NYG [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC vs. BYE [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#0QB Blaine Gabbert, SF
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. DAL [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Matt Ryan, ATL vs. BYE [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Nick Foles, STL vs. CHI [19.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI @STL [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK vs. MIN [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#0QB Joe Flacco, BAL
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BYE [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. CLE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. STL [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. NYG [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC vs. BYE [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#1QB Andrew Luck, IND
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. DAL [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Matt Ryan, ATL vs. BYE [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Nick Foles, STL vs. CHI [19.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI @STL [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK vs. MIN [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#2QB Aaron Rodgers, GB
Bye Week: 7

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BAL [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @SD [19.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. ATL [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC vs. PIT [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. OAK [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#3QB Ben Roethlisberger, PIT
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI vs. DEN [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. KC [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Nick Foles, STL @BAL [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB @PHI [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @DET [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#4QB Russell Wilson, SEA
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BYE [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. CLE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. STL [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. NYG [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC vs. BYE [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#5QB Drew Brees, NO
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI vs. DEN [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. KC [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Nick Foles, STL @BAL [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB @PHI [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @DET [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#6QB Peyton Manning, DEN
Bye Week: 7

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BAL [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @SD [19.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. ATL [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC vs. PIT [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. OAK [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#7QB Matthew Stafford, DET
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BYE [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. CLE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. STL [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. NYG [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC vs. BYE [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#8QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#21QB Nick Foles, STL @GB [19.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. BYE [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI @DET [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. SEA [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. BUF [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#9QB Tom Brady, NE
Bye Week: 4

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#13QB Matt Ryan, ATL vs. HOU [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. CLE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @DEN [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI vs. OAK [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC @CIN [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]


#10QB Cam Newton, CAR
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#21QB Nick Foles, STL @GB [19.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. BYE [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI @DET [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. SEA [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. BUF [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#11QB Eli Manning, NYG
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI vs. DEN [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. KC [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Nick Foles, STL @BAL [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB @PHI [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Derek Carr, OAK @DET [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#12QB Sam Bradford, PHI
Bye Week: 8

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#19QB Jameis Winston, TB @ATL [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN @CHI [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Carson Palmer, ARI @CLE [19.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Philip Rivers, SD @BAL [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Jay Cutler, CHI vs. MIN [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]