Bills to start EJ Manuel at QB

Updated: September 5, 2013, 4:52 PM ET
By Mike Rodak | ESPN.com

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- The Buffalo Bills on Wednesday named rookie EJ Manuel as their starting quarterback for Sunday's opener against the New England Patriots.

Manuel, the first quarterback chosen in April's draft, underwent a minor procedure on his left knee Aug. 18 and missed the team's final two preseason games.

Manuel is back to full speed, coach Doug Marrone says.

"He's 110 percent healthy," Marrone said. "He looks good out there. So that's what we're going to ...

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