AFC West: Ranking the Quarterbacks

June 29, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Along with my series, entitled "Biggest Strengths of NFL Teams," I will be ranking each position in the AFC West. I am most familiar with the division, as I am a diehard Raider fan.
Also, the last line of each ranking is a 'joke'. Whether or not they're funny is almost as perplexing a decision as to what shirt you're going to wear in the morning...
To start it off, here are the quarterbacks.
1. Phillip Rivers
This is a no-brainer. The guy has the moxie, the arm, and the respect of his teammates. Rivers has a fantastic arm, and puts great touch on his deep balls.
Rivers also excels in his play action. He tucks the ball behind his hip better than almost anyone else who plays the position. 
A concern this season is not about Rivers' play, but the absence of Marcus McNeil and Vincent Jackson.
Both players will likely miss every game until Week 10. McNeil, protecting the blindside, is a major part of Rivers pass protection. McNeil is a mas...

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