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:
#13QB Derek Carr, OAK @JAX [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. CLE [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Kirk Cousins, WAS @DET [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Matthew Stafford, DET vs. WAS [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. IND [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#2QB Aaron Rodgers, GB
Bye Week: 4

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#14QB Kirk Cousins, WAS vs. CLE [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU vs. TEN [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Matthew Stafford, DET @CHI [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. OAK [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. MIA [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#3QB Andrew Luck, IND
Bye Week: 10

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN @NYG [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. CLE [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU @JAX [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#21QB Matt Ryan, ATL @PHI [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. GB [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#4QB Russell Wilson, SEA
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Matthew Stafford, DET vs. PHI [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA vs. TEN [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. WAS [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Derek Carr, OAK vs. SD [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @MIA [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#5QB Drew Brees, NO
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Matthew Stafford, DET vs. PHI [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA vs. TEN [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. WAS [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Derek Carr, OAK vs. SD [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @MIA [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#6QB Ben Roethlisberger, PIT
Bye Week: 8

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. JAX [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @CLE [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Derek Carr, OAK @TB [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. WAS [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU vs. DET [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#7QB Carson Palmer, ARI
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#21QB Matt Ryan, ATL @TB [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @SD [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @MIA [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA vs. NYJ [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. PIT [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#8QB Blake Bortles, JAX
Bye Week: 5

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Matthew Stafford, DET vs. PHI [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA vs. TEN [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. WAS [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Derek Carr, OAK vs. SD [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @MIA [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#9QB Philip Rivers, SD
Bye Week: 11

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#18QB Matthew Stafford, DET vs. JAX [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @IND [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU @OAK [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Kirk Cousins, WAS vs. GB [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA @LAR [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#10QB Eli Manning, NYG
Bye Week: 8

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. JAX [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @CLE [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#13QB Derek Carr, OAK @TB [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#16QB Andy Dalton, CIN vs. WAS [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU vs. DET [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#11QB Tom Brady, NE
Bye Week: 9

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#21QB Matt Ryan, ATL @TB [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#15QB Marcus Mariota, TEN @SD [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#19QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @MIA [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#20QB Ryan Tannehill, MIA vs. NYJ [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL vs. PIT [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]


#12QB Jameis Winston, TB
Bye Week: 6

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#15QB Marcus Mariota, TEN vs. CLE [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#22QB Joe Flacco, BAL @NYG [21.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#14QB Kirk Cousins, WAS vs. PHI [20.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#23QB Brock Osweiler, HOU vs. IND [19.0 pts allowed to QBs]
#18QB Matthew Stafford, DET vs. LAR [18.0 pts allowed to QBs]