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Flutie, Brees both impress

Doug Flutie and Drew Brees have both been impressive in their battle for the quarterback job.

Updated: August 9, 2002, 3:14 PM ET
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

Here are five observations from the Chargers training camp:

1. The competition with Drew Brees has brought the best out in 39-year-old Doug Flutie. He's having a great camp. Flutie surprised coach Marty Schottenheimer with his arm strength. Schottenheimer didn't know until seeing him in practice the way that Flutie throws the ball. He likes his velocity. He likes his accuracy. He likes his ability to run and make plays.

2. Brees' best assets are that he can make every throw and that ...

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