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The question seems simple enough: Which remaining playoff quarterback do we have the most confidence in?
Not, “Who’s the best quarterback?” Or, “Whom do we expect to be playing in the Super Bowl?”
But, “Whom do we trust the most in the fourth quarter with the game on the line? Who is least likely to choke under the pressure of the national spotlight?”
We came up with a few criteria to help bring some order to this exercise. Of course, we also have to consider other factors, such as the fact that Russell Wilson will be playing every game at home, Drew Brees will likely be on the road, and that Peyton Manning might be facing his greatest nemesis — a cold-weather game.
Here are our results.