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TGS 2013 PRO FOOTBALL UPDATE... PRESEASON QB DEPTH CHART
by Chuck Sippl, Senior Editor


Following is a quick look at team-by-team NFL quarterback depth charts as of August 8, and the first full week of preseason action...


ARIZONA--Carson Palmer (Oak. LY), Drew Stanton (Ind. LY), Ryan Lindley.

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ATLANTA--Matt Ryan, Dominique Davis (2nd year, East Car.), Sean Renfree (7th round TY, Duke).

BALTIMORE--Joe Flacco, Tyrod Taylor, Caleb Hanie (prev. Chi. & Den.), Dayne Crist (signed this week; rookie FA, Notre Dame/Kansas)..

BUFFALO--Jeff Tuel (rookie FA, Washington State), Matt Leinart (signed after third exhibition); Thaddeus Lewis (acquired from Detroit after third exhibition). EJ Manuel (1st round TY, Florida State) out rest of preseason following arthro knee surgery; Kevin Kolb (Arizona Cards L2Ys) out Exhibition Four due to concussion.

CAROLINA--Cam Newton, Derek Anderson, Jimmy Clausen.

CHICAGO-- Jay Cutler, Josh McCown, Jordan Palmer (signed last week), Trent Edwards (signed last week), Matt Blanchard (Wis.-Whitewater; Bears prac. squad LY; fractured left knuckle two weeks ago).

CINCINNATI--Andy Dalton, John Skelton (Arizona Cards LY), Josh Johnson (previously T.B., S.F., Cleve).

CLEVELAND--Brandon Weeden, Jason Campbell (Chi. LY), Brian Hoyer (prev. N.E., Pitt., Ariz.).

DALLAS--Tony Romo, Kyle Orton, Alex Tanney (Monmouth; K.C. camp LY).

DENVER--Peyton Manning, Brock Osweiler (2nd round LY, Arizona State), Zac Dysert (7th round TY, Miami-Ohio).

DETROIT--Matthew Stafford, Shaun Hill, Kellen Moore (Boise State; Detroit camp LY),

GREEN BAY--Aaron Rodgers, Vince Young B.J Coleman (G.B. prac. squad LY).

HOUSTON--Matt Schaub, T.J. Yates, Case Keenum (U. of Houston; Texans prac. squad LY).

INDIANAPOLIS--Andrew Luck, Matt Hasselbeck (Tenn. Titans L2Ys), Chandler Harnish (7th round in 2012; Northern Illinois).

JACKSONVILLE-- Chad Henne, Mike Kafka (Phil. L3Ys), Matt Scott (rookie FA, U. of Arizona), Ricky Stanzi (signed this week aft. release by K.C.). Blaine Gabbert expected to miss rest of preseason with thumb injury.

KANSAS CITY--Alex Smith (S.F. L8Ys), Chase Daniel (N.O. L4Ys), Tyler Bray (rookie FA, Tennessee).

MIAMI-- Ryan Tannehill, Matt Moore, Pat Devlin (Penn State, Delaware; Miami camp L2Ys; nursing injuries); Aaron Corp (USC & Richmond; prev. Buff., Dall. camps).

MINNESOTA--Christian Ponder, Matt Cassel (K.C. L4Ys), McLeod Bethel-Thompson (Sacramento State; S.F., Miami, Minn. camps). [Note: Veteran backup QB Joe Webb moved to WR TY].

NEW ENGLAND--Tom Brady, Ryan Mallett, Tim Tebow (NYJ LY).

NEW ORLEANS--Drew Brees, Luke McCown (10th yr.; 5th team), Ryan Griffin (rookie FA, Tulane).

N.Y. GIANTS--Eli Manning, David Carr, Ryan Nassib (4th round, Syracuse), Curtis Painter previously, four years with Indy).

N.Y. JETS-- Mark Sanchez (doubtful for Exhibition Four; shoulder), Geno Smith (1st round, West Virginia), Greg McElroy (out last two games with injuries), Matt Simms (U. of Tenn.; second Jets camp), Graham Harrell (signed this week aft. rel. by Green Bay).

OAKLAND--Matt Flynn (Sea. LY), Terrelle Pryor (3rd year, Ohio State), Tyler Wilson (4th round; Arkansas), Matt McGloin (rookie FA, Penn State).

PHILADELPHIA--Michael Vick, Nick Foles, Matt Barkley (4th round, Southern Cal), Dennis Dixon (5th year, prev. Pitt. & Balt.), G.J. Kinne (Tulsa; Jets camp LY).

PITTSBURGH--Ben Roethlisberger, Bruce Gradkowski (Cin. L2Ys), Landry Jones (4th round, Okla).

ST. LOUIS--Sam Bradford, Austin Davis (2nd year, So. Miss.), Kellen Clemens.

SAN DIEGO--Philip Rivers, Charlie Whitehurst, Brad Sorensen (7th round, So. Utah).

SAN FRANCISCO-- Colin Kaepernick, Colt McCoy (Cleve. L3Ys), Seneca Wallace (released by New Orleans TY), B.J. Daniels (rookie FA, South Florida)..

SEATTLE--Russell Wilson, Tarvaris Jackson (Buff. LY), Brady Quinn.

TAMPA BAY--Josh Freeman, Dan Orlovsky, Mike Glennon (3rd round, N.C. State).

TENNESSEE--Jake Locker, Ryan Fitzpatrick (Buff. L4Ys), Rusty Smith (6th round 2010, Fla. Atlantic).

WASHINGTON-- Kirk Cousins (doubtful with foot sprain), Rex Grossman, Pat White (prev. Miami). [Robert Griffin III expected to be held out of all exhibitions due to knee injury recovery].


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