As goes the quarterback, so goes the team. It’s not always true in the NFL, but it usually is. And it makes sense: In a passing league, the passers are like royalty — the biggest influences on whether a team is destined more for a Super Bowl title or a No. 1 draft pick.
It’s with that in mind that we come to you with the most important pecking order outside of traditional team power rankings: QB Power Rankings. Consider this your cut-and-dried guide to the best and worst of the NFL’s signal-callers. During the regular season, this functions as a weekly 1-to-32 rundown of every starter under center.
Here, we’re judging just the QBs in the playoffs. As we journey through the postseason, this is how we’d rank the remaining signal-callers:
Divisional QB Power Rankings