Fantasy Football: Ranking The Top 40 Quarterbacks for 2014

Yes it may seem a little early for fantasy football season — but the truth is that it’s never to early to start thinking ahead and with free agency winding down and the 2014 NFL Draft right around the corner, I thought it the perfect time to come out with our first fantasy football rankings of 2014.

Today we will kick things off by breaking down the quarterback position, with the other skill positions soon to follow.

Most of the rankings here focus on leagues that include a point-per-reception, however when it comes to quarterbacks, there obviously is no PPR or non-PPR. Quarterbacks don’t make receptions…well at least not normally.

So when it comes to the quarterbacks, the scoring is pretty much the same with a few variables specific to each league’s scoring system. Yet, here the rankings that reflect the standardly accepted 1 point for every 25 yards and four points for every touchdown.

Remember, these rankings are still quite early and will be updated following the draft and again as we move closer to the starting of training camp and the regular season. These rankings are based solely on what we know right now.

2014 Fantasy Football QB Rankings:

1. Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos

2. Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints

3. Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers

4. Tom Brady, New England Patriots

5. Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers

6. Andrew Luck, Indianapolis Colts

7. Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks

8. Nick Foles, Philadelphia Eagles

9. Philip Rivers, San Diego Chargers

10. Matt Ryan, Atlanta Falcons

11. RG3, Washington Redskins

12. Tony Romo, Dallas Cowboys

13. Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 49ers

14. Matt Stafford, Detroit Lions

15.  Jay Cutler, Chicago Bears

16. Andy Dalton, Cincinnati Bengals

17. Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers

18. Eli Manning, New York Giants

19. Alex Smith, Kansas City Chiefs

20. Joe Flacco, Baltimore Ravens

21. Sam Bradford, St. Louis Rams

22. Ryan Tannehill, Miami Dolphins

23. Carson Palmer, Arizona Cardinals

24. Jake Locker, Tennessee Titans

25. Michael Vick, New York Jets

26. E.J. Manuel, Buffalo Bills

27. Matt Cassell, Minnesota Vikings

28. Matt Schaub, Oakland Raiders

29. Chad Henne, Jacksonville Jaguars

30. Josh McCown, Tampa Bay Bucs

31.  Johnny Manziel, (Rookie)

32. Geno Smith, New York Jets

33. Chase Keenum, Houston Texans

34. Brian Hoyer, Cleveland Browns

35. Blake Bortles (Rookie)

36. David Carr (Rookie)

37. A.J. McCarron (Rookie)

38. Thad Lewis, Buffalo Bills

39. Matt Moore, Miami Dolphins

40. Christian Ponder, Minnesota Vikings




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