These are the top 32 quarterbacks in the NFL, according to 'Madden 20'

Quarterback is the most vital position on the football field and NFL teams will pay top dollar to ensure they have a top player commanding their offense. After all, having an efficient quarterback can make the difference between turning a mediocre team into a potential playoff contender.

"Madden 20" has rated more than 3,000 players for the upcoming NFL season and Electronic Arts has promised that this year's game will have more lower ratings to make the game more realistic and help elite players stand out on the field.

While every player rating is based on more than 50 different attributes, the game's ratings adjusters said that quarterbacks take the most time to judge properly because they have eight extra stats that are exclusive to their position. Mobile quarterbacks like Kyler Murray and Russell Wilson also require extra attention to ensure that they're properly balanced compared to running backs.

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While both Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers managed to earn a max rating of 99 overall last year, none of the league's signal callers managed to make the 99 Club this year. While Rodgers threw just two interceptions last season, "Madden 20" no longer considers him among the league's top five quarterbacks. Instead, the game has boosted cover star Patrick Mahomes and resurgent Chargers quarterback Phillip Rivers to the top of the ranks.

EA will continue to adjust player ratings as the season progresses, so there's plenty of time for these ratings to shift, but here's how "Madden 20" rates the NFL's top 32 quarterbacks going into the season.

"Madden NFL 20" will be released for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on August 2. You can get access to the game three days early by joining EA's Origin Access Premier or by preordering the $80 Superstar Edition.

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NFL's top quarterbacks, according to 'Madden 20'
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NFL's top quarterbacks, according to 'Madden 20'

32) Teddy Bridgewater, New Orleans Saints – 73 Overall

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31) Ryan Tannehill, Tennessee Titans – 74 Overall

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30) Joe Flacco, Denver Broncos – 74 Overall

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29) Sam Darnold, New York Jets – 74 Overall

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28) Josh Allen, Buffalo Bills – 74 Overall

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27) Mitchell Trubisky, Chicago Bears – 75 Overall

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26) Ryan Fitzpatrick, Miami Dolphins – 75 Overall

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25) Jameis Winston, Tampa Bay Buccaneers — 76 Overall

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24) Lamar Jackson, Baltimore Ravens – 76 Overall

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23) Alex Smith, Washington Redskins – 77 Overall

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22) Nick Foles, Jacksonville Jaguars – 77 Overall

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1) Jimmy Garoppolo, San Francisco 49ers – 78 Overall

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20) Matthew Stafford, Detroit Lions – 79 Overall

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19) Marcus Mariota – Tennessee Titans, 79 Overall

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18) Andy Dalton, Cincinnati Bengals – 80 Overall

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17) Derek Carr, Oakland Raiders – 80 Overall

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16) Dak Prescott, Dallas Cowboys – 81 Overall

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15) Kirk Cousins, Minnesota Vikings – 81 Overall

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14) Carson Wentz, Philadelphia Eagles – 82 Overall

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13) Deshaun Watson, Houston Texans – 82 Overall

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12) Baker Mayfield, Cleveland Browns – 83 Overall

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11) Jared Goff, Los Angeles Rams – 83 Overall

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10) Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers – 84 Overall

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9) Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers – 85 Overall

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8) Matt Ryan, Atlanta Falcons – 89 Overall

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7) Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers – 90 Overall

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6) Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks – 91 Overall

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5) Andrew Luck, Indianapolis Colts – 92 Overall

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4) Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints – 92 Overall

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3) Phillip Rivers, Los Angeles Chargers – 94 Overall

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2) Tom Brady, New England Patriots – 96 Overall

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1) Patrick Mahomes, Kansas City Chiefs – 97 Overall

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