Roob Knows: Top NFL quarterbacks under 30
Some of the oldest quarterbacks in the NFL are off to remarkable starts (see top 5 QBs over 30) and some of the youngest have been almost as impressive.
The under-30 list features one quarterback who’s played in 112 games and another who’s played in one game. Where does Carson Wentz rank?
Here are the inaugural Roob Knows rankings for quarterbacks under 30! (USA Today Images)
5.Baker Mayfield, Browns
An auspicious debut for the Browns' rookie against the Jets, with 17 for 23 for 201 yards with no TDs or INTs in a 21-17 win. Browns rookie QBs had lost 28 straight games. (USA Today Images)
4. Cam Newton, Panthers
Now in his eighth season, Newton is off to the best start of his career, with 67 percent accuracy, five TDs and one INT and 139 rushing yards for the 2-1 Panthers. (USA Today Images)
3. Carson Wentz, Eagles
In his first game of the season, Wentz threw for 255 yards, completed 68 percent of his passes and led the Eagles to a win over the Colts. (USA Today Images)
2. Jared Goff, Rams
The Rams’ third-year pro is hitting on 70 percent of his passes with six TDs and two INTs for the undefeated Rams. (USA Today Images)
1. Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs
The numbers are ridiculous for the Chiefs’ second-year pro: 67 percent accuracy, 13 TDs, no interceptions, a 3-0 record and a 137.4 passer rating. (USA Today Images)