The Cleveland Browns went 8-2 in the regular season with quarterbacks Deshaun Watson and Joe Flacco under center.
They then went 3-3 in the games that Dorian Thompson-Robinson and P.J. Walker had to start for them after the shoulder injury to Watson. head coach Kevin Stefanski became the first coach since 2015 to win games with four different quarterbacks in the same season after being able to cater a game plan to various gunslingers.
Where do the efforts of Watson (who has been verified as the starter entering 2024) and Flacco, the two most successful starters this season, fall among the rest of the league? Cutting out a ton of quarterbacks who started games this year, we are only including those with a minimum of four starts to get a more accurate reading of the landscape.
Among all quarterbacks who started and finished at least four games this season, here is where Deshaun Watson and Joe Flacco rank using ESPN’s QBR.