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Who is the "best" QB by these categories?

Discussion in 'Packer Fan Forum' started by whoartthou, Nov 8, 2011.

  1. whoartthou
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    -Mechanics/Throwing Motion:

    -Intelligence/Audibles/Reading Defense:

    -Throwing Power:

    -Overall Accuracy:

    -Pure Arm:

    -Pump Fake:

    -Rollout/Throwing On The Run:

    -Play Action:

    Stole this from another forum. What do you guys think




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    Forgot to add: This only refers to quarterbacks of today, not all-time
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    -Mechanics/Throwing Motion: Rodgers

    -Intelligence/Audibles/Reading Defense: Manning/Brady

    -Throwing Power: Rodgers

    -Overall Accuracy: Rodgers

    -Pure Arm: Rodgers/Vick

    -Pump Fake: Roethlisberger

    -Rollout/Throwing On The Run: Rodgers

    -Play Action: Manning


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    Good list. I would probably make overall accuracy a 1a/1b thing with rodgers/brady... and play action is defnitely brady. He is the KING of play action. Also cutler has got to be number one for throwing power.
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    On a side note....

    I think the main difference between throwing power and pure arm is that throwing power is basically how far with accuracy one can throw when using their whole body, footwork, and mechanics to put power into throw (i.e. being fully planted for a throw).

    Pure arm is when you have to make a throw without the great mechanics, planting of the feet, etc. I.e., how well you can throw the ball with just your arm.
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    You know we're all going to say Rodgers....
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    Mechanics/Throwing Motion: Rodgers

    -Intelligence/Audibles/Reading Defense: P. Manning

    -Throwing Power: Rodgers

    -Overall Accuracy: Rodgers

    -Pure Arm: Vick

    -Pump Fake: Ben

    -Rollout/Throwing On The Run: Rodgers

    -Play Action: Brady
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    Tim Tebow for all of them.

    But only when he plays against teams that are weaker.
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    Duh! Matt Flynn!
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    -Mechanics/Throwing Motion: Rodgers

    -Intelligence/Audibles/Reading Defense: Rodgers

    -Throwing Power: Rodgers

    -Overall Accuracy: Rodgers

    -Pure Arm: Rodgers

    -Pump Fake: Rodgers

    -Rollout/Throwing On The Run: Rodgers

    -Play Action: Rodgers

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