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NFL Week 8 QB Rankings, Start, Sit, Streams | 2021 Fantasy Football Rankings

Pat Mayo reveals his 2021 Week 8 QB rankings, starts, sits and streams for fantasy football.

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Ranking Player Name Team Opp Salary
Ranking Player Name Team Opp Salary
1 Josh Allen BUF MIA $8,100
2 Patrick Mahomes KC NYG MNF
3 Jalen Hurts PHI DET $7,200
4 Tom Brady TB NO $7,400
5 Justin Herbert LAC NE $7,300
6 Joe Burrow CIN NYJ $7,100
7 Matthew Stafford LAR HOU $7,600
8 Kirk Cousins MIN DAL SNF
9 Carson Wentz IND TEN $5,700
10 Matt Ryan ATL CAR $5,900
11 Ryan Tannehill TEN IND $6,600
12 Trevor Lawrence JAX SEA $5,500
13 Daniel Jones NYG KC MNF
14 Jared Goff DET PHI $5,200
15 Mac Jones NE LAC $5,200
16 Jameis Winston NO TB $6,000
17 Teddy Bridgewater DEN WAS $5,400
18 Ben Roethlisberger PIT CLE $5,400
19 Tua Tagovailoa MIA BUF $5,500
20 Jimmy Garoppolo SF CHI $5,600
21 Taylor Heinicke WAS DEN $5,300
22 Sam Darnold CAR ATL $5,600
23 Baker Mayfield CLE PIT $5,500
24 Cooper Rush DAL MIN SNF
25 Justin Fields CHI SF $5,000
26 Davis Mills HOU LAR $4,800
27 Mike White NYJ CIN $5,000
28 Geno Smith SEA JAX $5,300

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Pat Mayo is an award-winning video host and producer of long and short-form content, and the host of The Pat Mayo Experience daily talk show. (Subscribe for video or audio). Mayo (@ThePME) won the 2020 Fantasy Sports Writing Association Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year and Golf Writer of the Year awards, along with the Fantasy Sports Trade Association Best Sports Betting Analyst award, and was a finalist for four FSWA Awards in 2020 (Best Podcast, Best Video, Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year, Golf Writer of the Year). His 21 FSWA nominations lead all writers this decade and are third-most all-time. Mayo has been recognized across multiple sports (Football, Baseball & Golf), mediums (Video, Writing & Podcasting), genre (Humor), and game formats (Daily Fantasy and Traditions Season Long). Beyond sports, Mayo covers everything from entertainment to pop culture to politics. If you have a fantasy question, general inquiry or snarky comment, ship it to Mayo at and the best will be addressed on the show.

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