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One of the hottest debates in all of sports is over who is the best quarterback in the NFL right now. It's an argument that will rage on as long as there are NFL teams. Over the last decade, the question of the best current quarterback in pro football came down to two players: Peyton Manning and Tom Brady. Both of them have dominated the league, but there's a new breed of quarterbacks who can stake their claim to being the best in the league.

Would you argue with Aaron Rodgers as the best quarterback right now? The Green Bay quarterback is a guy who was won a Super Bowl and  an MVP, after all. How about Eli Manning or Ben Roethlisberger, both whom have won two Super Bowls. You can even throw Joe Flacco and Matt Ryan into the mix.

This is your chance to weigh in on who is the best quarterback in the NFL right now. The key here is right now. We aren't interested in the greatest quarterback in NFL history, only the best in 2018-2019. This is the Ultimate List of the best quarterbacks in the National Football League right now, so pick who you think is the most worthy contender for that title and vote him up.

 

list ordered by
1
6,520 4,948
Tom Brady is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
New England Patriots

ESPN Total QBR: 72.8

2
6,297 4,382
Aaron Rodgers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Green Bay Packers

ESPN Total QBR: 57.3

3
5,156 3,403
Drew Brees is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
New Orleans Saints

ESPN Total QBR: 83.5

4
3,816 4,094
Russell Wilson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Seattle Seahawks

ESPN Total QBR: 67.1

5
3,582 4,067
Ben Roethlisberger is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Pittsburgh Steelers

ESPN Total QBR: 72.9

6
3,118 4,014
Andrew Luck is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Indianapolis Colts

ESPN Total QBR: 69.3

7
2,728 3,408
Matt Ryan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Atlanta Falcons

ESPN Total QBR: 68.3

8
2,633 3,317
Philip Rivers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Los Angeles Chargers

ESPN Total QBR: 73.3

9
3,043 4,194
Cam Newton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Carolina Panthers

ESPN Total QBR: 59.8

10
1,300 116
Patrick Mahomes II is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Joshua Kennedy added Kansas City Chiefs

ESPN Total QBR: 82.2

11
2,096 3,385
Matthew Stafford is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Detroit Lions

ESPN Total QBR: 50.6

12
1,988 4,188
Eli Manning is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
New York Giants

ESPN Total QBR: 49.7

13
1,608 702
Carson Wentz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Philadelphia Eagles

ESPN Total QBR: 65.0

14
1,761 2,800
Alex Smith is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
San Francisco 49ers, Washington Redskins

ESPN Total QBR: 50.3

15
1,897 2,066
Derek Carr is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
JamesRLock added Oakland Raiders

ESPN Total QBR: 51.1

16
1,390 3,373
Joe Flacco is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Baltimore Ravens

ESPN Total QBR: 56.8

17
1,331 3,070
Andy Dalton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Cincinnati Bengals

ESPN Total QBR: 61.3

18
1,260 426
Jared Goff is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Los Angeles Rams

ESPN Total QBR: 68.1

19
1,610 1,546
Marcus Mariota is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
keith-leatherwood added Tennessee Titans

ESPN Total QBR: 55.6

20
1,418 1,173
Dak Prescott is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Dallas Cowboys

ESPN Total QBR: 53.8

21
1,765 1,686
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
wiabux added Minnesota Vikings

ESPN Total QBR: 64.9

22
909 274
Deshaun Watson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
gregchristensen83 added Houston Texans

ESPN Total QBR: 60.2

23
1,642 2,299
Nick Foles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
earlthegoose added Philadelphia Eagles

ESPN Total QBR: 49.8

24
480 101
Baker Mayfield is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
PaulA1 added Cleveland Browns

ESPN Total QBR: 51.4

25
1,032 2,647
Ryan Tannehill is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now
Miami Dolphins

ESPN Total QBR: 46.8