Recently, Quarterback legend and ESPN analyst Ron Jaworski made a list of the top thirty QB'S in the league today. Many were interested in why Chargers Quarterback Philip Rivers was placed where he was (7th). Many of the fans obviously thought he should be much higher on the list.
Was QB Philip Rivers assessed fairly on where he was placed on Jaws list?
I will be taking the fans stance in that he was not treated fairly in the assessment.
When you look at who is ahead of Philip Rivers, you may notice one common denominator about everyone ranked before Rivers.
All top six ranked QB's have 1 or more Super Bowl rings. But Rivers was the highest ranked QB without a ring, that should be a compliment to him that he is the best without a ring, right?
Wrong, the list fails to account for, to me, is the actual skill of the QB rather than the team they had around them, and it also fails to ignore hype of the QB.
When it comes to pure skill of the Quarterbacks, Jaws has ...