The first NFL preseason game is every rookie quarterback's chance to prove they deserved to be drafted into the NFL.
From the No. 1 overall pick to Mr. Irrelevant, every rookie will get some time on the field during this game.
Some players will thrive right out of the gate and give their coaches and fans hope for the future. Others will wilt under the pressure and make their team second-guess using a draft pick on them.
Either way, Week 1 of the preseason is always entertaining, as it’s your first look at which rookie QBs have the potential to turn into stars and which will fail miserably at the next level.
Here is my ranking of the top 10 rookie QB performances from the first week of the NFL preseason.