Mad scramble at quarterback
Mailbag: Injuries, risky roster decisions forcing teams to find backups on the fly
Maybe the growing number of injuries at quarterback will alter a baffling trend.
Quarterback is the most important position in football. Teams can't win without a good one. Despite that reality, more teams are rolling the dice regarding backups. Fourteen teams started the season with only two quarterbacks on the 53-man roster. Fifteen teams gambled with backups who had two or fewer wins to their credit.
This year, injuries are starting to hit the teams that kept two, and ...
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