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Time for a new NFL backup QB plan

Updated: September 22, 2011, 2:05 PM ET
By Johnette Howard | ESPN.com

Other than recalling that he was the rookie who was abruptly thrown into a game on his own 10-yard line when the Indianapolis Colts were playing the fire-breathing Jets' defense two seasons ago, and basically told, "Don't blow our perfect 14-0 season, kid'' -- which, of course, he promptly did with two deer-in-the-headlights turnovers -- I don't know much about Curtis Painter. To me, he just looks like Kurt Cobain in shoulder pads. But I do know the poor guy doesn't deserve what he seems to have ...

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