Youth movement under way at QB

Several factors contributing to the falling average age of NFL quarterbacks

Originally Published: June 1, 2011
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

Jake Locker flew to Nashville, Tenn., this week to work with a dozen of his new Tennessee Titans teammates. At the same time, Christian Ponder worked with some of his new Minnesota Vikings teammates in Bradenton, Fla.

None of this is happening under the guidance of NFL coaches, though, and it will be interesting to see if Locker, Ponder and other rookie quarterbacks will end up having enough real practice time to start this season.

If they do, there is a chance the NFL ...

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