Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 1 QBs

 
 
 
 
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Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 1

This tool is not meant to be a replacement for our weekly player rankings, although matchups are taken into consideration for those as well. You shouldn't bench a stud player who has a difficult matchup or automatically start a fantasy backup who has an easy matchup. It's meant to be a helpful tool when deciding between two closely ranked players. The matchups are graded on how many fantasy points the opposing team surrendered to this position on average.

Week:

Easiest Matchups

  1. Oakland at New Orleans (allows 23.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Derek Carr, QB2 Matt McGloin
  2. Green Bay at Jacksonville (allows 21.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Aaron Rodgers, QB2 Brett Hundley
  3. Philadelphia vs. Cleveland (allows 21.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Carson Wentz, QB2 Chase Daniel
  4. Dallas vs. New York Giants (allows 21.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Dak Prescott, QB2 Tony Romo (Out)
  5. Indianapolis vs. Detroit (allows 20.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Andrew Luck, QB2 Scott Tolzien
  6. Pittsburgh at Washington (allows 20.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Ben Roethlisberger, QB2 Landry Jones, QB4 Bruce Gradkowski (IR)
  7. Cleveland at Philadelphia (allows 20.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Josh McCown (Out), QB2 Cody Kessler, QB4 Robert Griffin III (IR), QB4 Connor Shaw
  8. Minnesota at Tennessee (allows 20.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Sam Bradford, QB2 Shaun Hill
  9. Atlanta vs. Tampa Bay (allows 20.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Matt Ryan (Que), QB2 Matt Schaub
  10. Tampa Bay at Atlanta (allows 19.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Jameis Winston, QB2 Mike Glennon

Toughest Matchups

  1. Miami at Seattle (allows 13.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Ryan Tannehill, QB2 Matt Moore
  2. San Diego at Kansas City (allows 14.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Philip Rivers, QB2 Kellen Clemens
  3. Carolina at Denver (allows 15.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Cam Newton, QB2 Derek Anderson
  4. Chicago at Houston (allows 15.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Jay Cutler (Que), QB2 Brian Hoyer
  5. New York Jets vs. Cincinnati (allows 16.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Ryan Fitzpatrick, QB2 Geno Smith, QB4 Bryce Petty (Que)
  6. Denver vs. Carolina (allows 16.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Trevor Siemian, QB2 Paxton Lynch
  7. Arizona vs. New England (allows 17.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Carson Palmer, QB2 Drew Stanton
  8. Tennessee vs. Minnesota (allows 17.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Marcus Mariota, QB2 Matt Cassel
  9. Los Angeles at San Francisco (allows 17.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Case Keenum, QB2 Jared Goff
  10. Buffalo at Baltimore (allows 17.0 points per game to QBs)
    QB1 Tyrod Taylor, QB2 E.J. Manuel