Coming into the 2016 NFL season, the spotlight will shine brightly on many players. Some are with new teams. Some signed mega contracts. Some are in their first NFL season. Yes, the pressure will be intense.
The brightest spotlight, however, always shines on quarterbacks. Offenses are designed around their strengths and weaknesses. The same holds true, too, for an opponent’s defensive scheme. Quarterbacks are, unequivocally, the center of attention of any and all NFL teams. And all have something to prove.
So, before the first snap of the season takes place, here’s a subjective look at the top 12 NFL quarterbacks who have the most to prove this season: