January 10, 2015; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) throws against the Carolina Panthers during the first half in the 2014 NFC Divisional playoff football game at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
The performances of each of the eight NFL quarterbacks from the divisional round of the playoff are ranked. Who played the best, and who cost their team a trip to the conference championship game?
What an incredible weekend of NFL football. The four playoff games this weekend–Denver vs. Indy, Seattle vs. Carolina, New England vs. Baltimore and Green Bay vs. Dallas–were all as good as advertised.
All eight teams feature phenomenal quarterbacks, but some performed better than their peers. Some quarterbacks cost their respective team a victory.
Here is my ranking of the eight quarterbacks who played in the NFL Divisional round: