Leftwich a better option for Falcons
Still, Harrington certainly is not the answer. He isn't nearly as tough as Leftwich and does not have the same arm strength, and perhaps most importantly Leftwich has a better head for the game and has had previous success in the NFL. Harrington has been gun shy this year, far too conservative with his decisions and looking too fearful of throwing a costly interception. He has held the ball too long in the pocket and isn't processing information quickly enough. Leftwich values the football but isn't afraid to take a shot downfield and is a very good deep passer. This should benefit the Falcons' wide receiver corps, particularly Roddy White.
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