Let’s start by stipulating there is an A-list of NFL quarterbacks, a B-list and a couple of other categories (emerging, journeyman/backup and too-soon-to-tell, for instance).

Among current and recent QBs who have played for more than a decade the A-list, arguably, features Peyton Manning, Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers and Drew Brees. Their accomplishments speak for themselves. (Currently in his ninth season, Russell Wilson soon will join the list.)

And then the arguments would begin … most likely about Ben Roethlisberger.

Let’s set him aside, for now, and create a B-list of Philip Rivers, Matthew Stafford, Tony Romo, Eli Manning, Matt…

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