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PhillyB

The Backup QB Position

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If you starter gets injured, you need a back up to your back up. It's just doesn't make sense to have only 2 QBs.

Insert wildcat with DWill or Stewart if our backup gets hurt for the rest of the game. Then look for another QB after the game. Hell, when Anderson was in this year all he did was hand off...We don't need 3 QBs.

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i know what a blastocyst is. have you not watched clausen play? it's a perfect comparison

i know but i didnt and others might not

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josh johnson would be an interesting prospect. is he still under contract with tampa bay?

If I'm not mistaken, weren't there reports that part of why he was released was because he didn't want to tutor Gabbert.

maybe, but he's been out of the league for a year now. if he knows he's not necessarily going to start somewhere but still wants to make a paycheck he might be a decent option. again, assuming he doesn't want starter money.

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josh johnson would be an interesting prospect. is he still under contract with tampa bay?

Nah, he's a free agent. Rather have RW16 than Johnson though.

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Insert wildcat with DWill or Stewart if our backup gets hurt for the rest of the game. Then look for another QB after the game. Hell, when Anderson was in this year all he did was hand off...We don't need 3 QBs.

We have another QB on the roster who also won two consecutive national championships.

I can't even type that with a straight face.

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If David Garrard is willing to take backup money would you want to see him in a Panthers uniform? He is a proven commodity, great locker room guy, been around long enough to offer some leadership and help Cam develop.

As to the bolded part above, I've seen very mixed reports about Garrard. It might be wise to look elsewhere.

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I'd like to get Dennis Dixon personally, if he'd come cheap.

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We always can bring back the drunken Kerry Collins..... J/K

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I think Derek Anderson could handle it. Sure he's not that mobile but Cam plays the role of a pocket passer and he does it much better than his similar counterparts in Campbell, Young, or Vick. I think we would just start calling more passing/no run option plays. We'd probably run more drag routes and checkdowns. I don't think it would be a problem.

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Nah, he's a free agent. Rather have RW16 than Johnson though.

I find it ironic how people on this board (not you specifically, Stumpy) are so high on Russell Wilson but then are so quick to call the *Saints' know-nothing QB a midget. Not to defend Breesus, just pointing out the contradiction.

I'd take Johnson over RW as even if he's less accurate, he's closer to Cam's height. You can't coach a player to be taller.

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