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adono
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Throw out some names of backup QB

I think it's a pretty safe bet to say the team will draft a QB somewhere in the draft. I wouldn't be surprise if they also bring in a vet QB to compete.

After looking at the ranked QBs in the draft, the guy that stuck out was Nathan Stanley out of Southeastern in Hammond:
"Nathan Stanley, QB, Southeastern Louisiana
Height: 6-5. Weight: 215.
Projected 40 Time: 4.95.
Projected Round (2013): 6-FA.
2/16/13: Stanley started out his career at Ole Miss before transferring to Southeastern Louisiana. The senior completed 53 percent of his passes for 1,705 yards with eight touchdowns and nine interceptions this year. He also performed well at the East-West Shrine.

Stanley displays all the physical tools NFL teams look for with a strong arm and good pocket presence. He will need some development, but could be a good sleeper for the third day of the 2013 NFL Draft."

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Who better to learn from than Drew Brees? Also, there's a great chance he'll be in the extreme lower end of the draft or UDFA.

My gut tells me, if Bray or Wilson take a deep slide, they pull the trigger earlier than we might want.

As for a vet, there's very slim picking overall and it gets slimmer when you add in we can't pay a whole hell of a lot to him. Hoyer and Grossman are the only ones that might fit our cap space...not too appealing is it?

The real question is: Are we ready to groom a QB or opt for experience just a little longer?


LSUSkip
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Walker,LA
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
There are ALOT of Qbs out there looking for a job. Somebody is going to have to sign for cheap if they don't want to end up broadcasting or being a HS coach.


LSUSkip
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Walker,LA
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
There are ALOT of Qbs out there looking for a job. Somebody is going to have to sign for cheap if they don't want to end up broadcasting or being a HS coach.


BarbeTiger
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
Alex Moran
5' 10" 180 lbs
He was the first 10,000 yard passer in Wyoming High School history. His junior year he became starting quarterback at BMS. Alex holds the school passing touchdown record for a single game with 7 touchdowns, a record previously held by John Elway.


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L.A.
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
I'm curious to see where Ryan Fitzpatrick ends up.


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death valley driver
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
If we waste a pick on a QB the driveman AND drew brees will march off to the war room and slap the taste out of loomisses mouth


DRIVEMAN OUT


death valley driver
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
CSP will call the top UDFA QB and say "the last scrub quarterback we brought in just signed a 10M contract last month"


Click



PAYTON OUT
This post was edited on 3/16 at 3:19 pm


HollierThanThou
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
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DRIVEMAN OUT




SpqrTiger
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
Why do so many people assume that Brees will be a great developer and mentor to a young Qb? Read his book and then tell me how he feels about his backups.

Brees is still paranoid about losing his job to a backup after his experience in San Diego. He is not interested in grooming his replacement.


wish i was tebow
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
J Lee


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Cajun Invasion
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
I believe Jason Cambell is a FA, would be nice vet back up.


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lsutigers1992
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
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Why do so many people assume that Brees will be a great developer and mentor to a young Qb? Read his book and then tell me how he feels about his backups. Brees is still paranoid about losing his job to a backup after his experience in San Diego. He is not interested in grooming his replacement.


Nobody says this about Brees. Everybody knows Payton grooms the quarterback. Nobody comes here so that Brees can be his mentor.


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LSUSkip
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Walker,LA
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
There are ALOT of Qbs out there looking for a job. Somebody is going to have to sign for cheap if they don't want to end up broadcasting or being a HS coach.


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Boomhauer
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
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ALOT



seibert23
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Baton Rouge
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
Brodie Croyle
Matt Cassel
...not sure if they signed anywhere


SenorTiger9
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LEASTBAY
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
doubt it will be a rookie


D011ahbi11
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
Wouldn't be surprised if they gave Ryan Griffin from Tulane a look as a UDFA. Just spent a year with Curtis Johnson with a playbook similar to the saints.


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SenorTiger9
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
They interviewed Tyler Bray a few weeks back
This post was edited on 3/16 at 9:11 pm


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MakeMoney
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re: Throw out some names of backup QB
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death valley driver


Worst poster on this site. No doubt about it.

MAKEMONEY OUT


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