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:
#19QB Tyrod Taylor, BUF @MIA [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL @NYJ [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. IND [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @BAL [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. CLE [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]


#2QB Aaron Rodgers, GB
Bye Week: 4

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#20QB Matt Ryan, ATL vs. CAR [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA @CIN [20.4 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @HOU [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Tyrod Taylor, BUF @NE [16.9 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ vs. SEA [16.7 pts allowed to QBs]


#3QB Andrew Luck, IND
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Tony Romo, DAL @PIT [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. CHI [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Matt Ryan, ATL @PHI [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @NYG [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Tyrod Taylor, BUF vs. BYE [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#4QB Russell Wilson, SEA
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU @MIN [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @PIT [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @DAL [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @MIA [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. WAS [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]


#5QB Tom Brady, NE
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#17QB Kirk Cousins, WAS vs. BYE [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. BYE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Tony Romo, DAL @CLE [19.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU vs. BYE [19.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA vs. NYJ [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#6QB Ben Roethlisberger, PIT
Bye Week: 8

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. OAK [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Kirk Cousins, WAS @CIN [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA vs. BYE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Tony Romo, DAL vs. PHI [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Tyrod Taylor, BUF vs. NE [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#7QB Blake Bortles, JAX
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU @MIN [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @PIT [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @DAL [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @MIA [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. WAS [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]


#8QB Carson Palmer, ARI
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#17QB Kirk Cousins, WAS vs. BYE [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. BYE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Tony Romo, DAL @CLE [19.7 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU vs. BYE [19.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA vs. NYJ [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]


#9QB Drew Brees, NO
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU @MIN [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @PIT [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @DAL [18.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @MIA [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. WAS [17.7 pts allowed to QBs]


#10QB Eli Manning, NYG
Bye Week: 8

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. OAK [22.8 pts allowed to QBs]
#17QB Kirk Cousins, WAS @CIN [22.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA vs. BYE [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Tony Romo, DAL vs. PHI [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Tyrod Taylor, BUF vs. NE [17.4 pts allowed to QBs]


#11QB Derek Carr, OAK
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Tony Romo, DAL @PIT [20.6 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Jameis Winston, TB vs. CHI [20.3 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Matt Ryan, ATL @PHI [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @NYG [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Tyrod Taylor, BUF vs. BYE [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#12QB Philip Rivers, SD
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#17QB Kirk Cousins, WAS vs. GB [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Jameis Winston, TB @KC [18.5 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU @OAK [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @IND [16.2 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA @LAR [15.8 pts allowed to QBs]