It's possible there's no position in sports is more important to a team's success than that of an NFL quarterback.
The importance of the position goes beyond the starters. Backup QBs are also vital to a team's success heading into a fresh NFL season. Look no further than the reigning Super Bowl champions, the Philadelphia Eagles. While Carson Wentz played like an MVP candidate for most of the season, it was backup Nick Foles who carried the team over the finish line to lift the Lombardi Trophy.
Below, we've ranked the QB situations of all 32 teams heading for the 2018 NFL season. While some teams have clearer skies ahead of them as young quarterbacks develop, these rankings were made with the upcoming season in mind. The most weight was given to starting quarterbacks while also acknowledging the strength of a team's backups.
Now check out where every team stands after a wild offseason