Quarterbacks are generally the only players who can move a betting line. However, Christian McCaffrey and Saquon Barkley, given their presence in both the rushing and passing games, have become players impact players in terms of the odds.
Below is a breakdown of what every STARTING QUARTERBACK from Week 1 is worth to a spread via BetOnline.
Tier 1 (7-8 points): Aaron Rodgers, Patrick Mahomes, Russell Wilson
Tier 2 (6-7 points): Deshaun Watson, Matt Ryan
Tier 3 (5-6 points): Ben Roethlisberger, Dak Prescott, Kyler Murray, Lamar Jackson
Tier 4 (4-5 points): Carson Wentz, Drew Brees, Matthew Stafford, Ryan Tannehill, Tom Brady
Tier 5 (3-4 points): Cam Newton, Derek Carr, Jared Goff, Joe Burrow, Josh Allen, Kirk Cousins, Philip Rivers
Tier 6 (0-2 points): Baker Mayfield, Daniel Jones, Drew Lock, Dwayne Haskins, Gardner Minshew, Jimmy Garoppolo, Mitchell Trubisky, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Sam Darnold, Teddy Bridgewater, Tyrod Taylor
(Note: Christian McCaffrey and Saquon Barkley would have a Tier 6 classification.)