This article is part of our Weekly Rankings series.
|1.||Russell Wilson SEA vs. LAR|
|2.||Tom Brady NE at Pit|
Note: Endured a miserable night in Miami - was Gronk's absence the overarching factor? (Achilles) Full practice Wednesday.
|3.||Ben Roethlisberger PIT vs. NE|
Note: Threw a whopping 66 passes on Sunday night.
|4.||Philip Rivers LAC at KC|
|5.||*Aaron Rodgers GB at Car|
Note: Still waiting to hear if Rodgers's collarbone has healed enough for him to play this week. Medically cleared, in line to start. ***Officially activated from the IR - no injury designation.***
|6.||Case Keenum MIN vs. Cin|
|7.||*Cam Newton CAR vs. GB|
Note: (Shoulder) Limited practice Wednesday. ***Full participant Friday, no injury designation.***
|8.||Dak Prescott DAL at Oak|
|9.||Jared Goff LA at Sea|
|10.||Jimmy Garoppolo SF vs. Ten|
|11.||Drew Brees NO vs. NYJ|
|12.||Matthew Stafford DET vs. Chi|
|13.||Blake Bortles JAC vs. Hou|
Note: Had a strong game against the Seahawks, now gets HOU/SF/TEN to finish.
|14.||Kirk Cousins WAS vs. Ari|
Note: Finally gets a decent matchup, though his OL and receiving corps remain in shambles.
|15.||Jameis Winston TB vs. Atl|
|16.||Matt Ryan ATL at TB|
|17.||*Nick Foles PHI at NYG|
Note: Replacing Wentz at QB - gets two good matchups for the fantasy playoffs.
|18.||Joe Flacco BAL at Cle|
|19.||DeShone Kizer CLE vs. Bal|
|20.||Derek Carr OAK vs. Dal|
|21.||*Blaine Gabbert ARZ at Was|
Note: The Cardinals are looking at extending