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:
#18QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. DAL [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. HOU [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. CAR [16.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Carson Palmer, ARI @SEA [16.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC @DEN [15.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#2QB Ben Roethlisberger, PIT
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#17QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. KC [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @CAR [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Sam Bradford, PHI vs. TB [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Jameis Winston, TB @PHI [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Tom Brady, NE vs. BUF [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]


#3QB Aaron Rodgers, GB
Bye Week: 7

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Eli Manning, NYG vs. DAL [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BAL [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. ATL [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC vs. PIT [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. OAK [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#4QB Russell Wilson, SEA
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @NE [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BYE [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. CLE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Tom Brady, NE vs. WAS [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. STL [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#5QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Eli Manning, NYG vs. SF [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. BYE [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Carson Palmer, ARI @DET [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. SEA [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. BUF [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#6QB Matthew Stafford, DET
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @NE [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BYE [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. CLE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Tom Brady, NE vs. WAS [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. STL [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#7QB Cam Newton, CAR
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Eli Manning, NYG vs. SF [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Teddy Bridgewater, MIN vs. BYE [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Carson Palmer, ARI @DET [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. SEA [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. BUF [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#8QB Drew Brees, NO
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#17QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. KC [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @CAR [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Sam Bradford, PHI vs. TB [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Jameis Winston, TB @PHI [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Tom Brady, NE vs. BUF [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]


#9QB Peyton Manning, DEN
Bye Week: 7

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Eli Manning, NYG vs. DAL [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Carson Palmer, ARI vs. BAL [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. ATL [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC vs. PIT [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Philip Rivers, SD vs. OAK [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#10QB Tony Romo, DAL
Bye Week: 6

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#19QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. MIA [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Philip Rivers, SD @GB [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Robert Griffin III, WAS @NYJ [19.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Eli Manning, NYG @PHI [19.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Carson Palmer, ARI @PIT [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#11QB Colin Kaepernick, SF
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. DAL [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. HOU [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. CAR [16.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Carson Palmer, ARI @SEA [16.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC @DEN [15.8 pts allowed to QBs]


#12QB Matt Ryan, ATL
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. DAL [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. HOU [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. CAR [16.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Carson Palmer, ARI @SEA [16.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Alex Smith, KC @DEN [15.8 pts allowed to QBs]