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QB Index: Ranking the 59 starting quarterbacks of the 2020 NFL season
Feb 11, 2021
NFL.com editors evaluated every quarterback who started a game (including the playoffs) during the 2020 NFL season to create a complete ranking from 1 to 59. Did winning Super Bowl LV give Tom Brady enough juice to knock MVP Aaron Rodgers from the top spot?
QB Index, Week 17: Aaron Rodgers reclaims No. 1 ranking
Dec 31, 2020
Was Aaron Rodgers' Week 16 performance enough to oust Patrick Mahomes from No. 1? How far did Kyler Murray fall after struggling last Sunday? NFL.com editors evaluate the QB rankings heading into the final week of the 2020 NFL regular season.
QB Index, Week 14: Lamar Jackson still No. 1; Josh Allen surging
Dec 05, 2019
The Titans' Ryan Tannehill and Bills' Josh Allen vault up the board in NFL.com's QB rankings after leading their teams to huge Week 13 wins. See the updated pecking order entering the final quarter of the regular season.
QB Index, Week 2: Lamar Jackson, Dak Prescott rocket up ranks
Sep 12, 2019
After posting perfect passer ratings in Week 1, Dak Prescott and Lamar Jackson rocketed up NFL.com's QB rankings, with the Cowboys passer cracking the top 10. See where all 32 starting quarterbacks rank heading into Week 2.
AFC North training camp preview: Time of transition at hand?
Jul 17, 2019
Will Odell Beckham Jr. make the Browns playoff heavies? Can the Ravens continue to reinvent themselves around Lamar Jackson? Is Cincinnati in trouble? Will Big Ben rally Pittsburgh? Tom Blair previews training camps in the AFC North.
Top 10 NFL teams of the decade: 2013 Seattle Seahawks No. 1
Jul 05, 2019
The 2018 Chiefs had one of the most explosive offenses the NFL has ever seen, but was it good enough to rank that Kansas City squad among the 10 best teams of the decade? According to Tom Blair's definitive list, the answer is a resounding "yes."
Quarterback classes can't be defined until NFL snaps are taken
May 03, 2019
In the interminable build-up to every NFL draft, the quarterback class is prejudged by pundits and football fans across America. After talking to NFL decision-makers past and present, Tom Blair explains why it's all a bunch of hot air.
AFC North roster reset: Browns' Beckham trade rocks landscape
Apr 08, 2019
The Cleveland Browns are all the rage after trading for Odell Beckham Jr. But the Steelers still have Big Ben, and the Ravens are reigning division champs. Tom Blair eyes each AFC North team heading into the 2019 NFL Draft.