These rankings  are about players who was listed as the 1st string/starter in 2012, many players such as James Jones and Darren Sporles didn’t qualify due to ether the lack of starts or injures.

 Here is the starting quarterback per team:    

AFC: Ryan Fitzpatrick (Bills), Ryan Tannehill (Dolphins), Mark Sanchez (Jets), Tom Brady (Patriots), Joe Flacco (Ravens), Andy Dalton (Bengals), Brandon Weeden (Browns), Ben Roethlisberger (Steelers), Matt Schaub (Texans), Andrew Luck (Colts), Chad Henne (Jaguars), Jake Locker (Titians), Peyton Manning (Broncos), Brady Quinn (Chiefs), Carson Palmer (Raiders), Philip Rivers (Chargers)     

NFC: Tony Romo (Cowboys), Eli Manning (Giants), Michael Vick (Eagles) Robert Griffin III (Redskins), Jay Cutler (Bears), Matthew Stafford (Lions), Aaron Rodgers (Packers), Christian Ponder (Vikings), Matt Ryan (Falcons), Cam Newton (Panthers), Drew Brees (Saints), Josh Freeman (Buccaneers), Kevin Kolb (Cardinals), Sam Bradford (Rams), Colin Kaepernick (49ers), Russell Wilson (Seahawks)                              


32. Brady Quinn, Chiefs

31. Mark Sanchez, Jets

30. Jake Locker, Titans

29. Brandon Weeden, Browns

28. Chad Henne, Jaguars

27. Kevin Kolb, Cardinals

26. Michael Vick, Eagles

25. Ryan Tannehill, Dolphins

24. Christian Ponder, Vikings

23. Ryan Fitzpatrick, Bills

22. Carson Palmer, Raiders

21. Sam Bradford, Rams

20. Josh Freeman, Buccaneers

19. Jay Cutler, Bears

18. Andy Dalton, Bengals

17. Matthew Stafford, Lions

16. Philip Rivers, Chargers

15. Matt Schaub, Texans

14. Tony Romo, Cowboys

13. Andrew Luck, Colts

12. Russell Wilson, Seahawks

11. Colin Kaepernick, 49ers

10. Cam Newton, Panthers

9. Eli Manning, Giants

8. Robert Griffin III, Redskins

7. Joe Flacco, Ravens

6. Ben Roethlisberger, Steelers

5. Matt Ryan, Falcons

4. Drew Brees, Saints

3. Peyton Manning, Broncos

2. Tom Brady, Patriots

1. Aaron Rodgers, Packers