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Ranking all 32 backup quarterbacks - Tuel 31/32


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#1 JTSP

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 06:34 AM

With all the needs we had, I guess we didn't have the luxury to have depth at QB (especially with the Kolb bust), but wow this NFL ranking is scary.

Tuel is 2nd to last with the skinny reading:

"Tuel's two rookie-year appearances were nightmarish. His arm isn't NFL-caliber ... "

http://www.nfl.com/n...up-quarterbacks

Edited by Joe_the_6_pack, 16 August 2014 - 06:35 AM.


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Posted 16 August 2014 - 06:48 AM

I see Tarvaris Jackson is ranked #9

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 06:50 AM

old news. I'd also like to mention that our backup QB is not Jeff Tuel, it is Thad Lewis. someone should send NFL.com an updated depth chart

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 06:53 AM

With all the needs we had, I guess we didn't have the luxury to have depth at QB (especially with the Kolb bust), but wow this NFL ranking is scary.

Tuel is 2nd to last with the skinny reading:

"Tuel's two rookie-year appearances were nightmarish. His arm isn't NFL-caliber ... "

http://www.nfl.com/n...up-quarterbacks


Um yeah. That pretty much sums it up. Tuel has a noodle for an arm. Reminds me of Pennington AFTER the surgery.

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 06:55 AM

He's not our backup though, is he?

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 07:11 AM

Um yeah. That pretty much sums it up. Tuel has a noodle for an arm. Reminds me of Pennington AFTER the surgery.

At best I'd move him up one spot to #30, putting him ahead of jimmy Clausen.

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 07:12 AM

At best I'd move him up one spot to #30, putting him ahead of jimmy Clausen.


Holy crap Jimmy Clausen is still around?

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 07:24 AM

Holy crap Jimmy Clausen is still around?

bears signed him a few months ago and he is currently the #2 in Chicago.

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 07:26 AM

Ranking players who you never see play.

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 07:27 AM

That's great! Our third stringer is the the group of nfl 2s.

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 07:33 AM

I still don't get how the Native Americans took Kirk Cousins. What a waste of talent

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 07:44 AM

Where's Thad? He's been the backup since week 6 last year.

Edited by YoloinOhio, 16 August 2014 - 07:45 AM.


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Posted 16 August 2014 - 07:54 AM

I've got a bucket of back up that I could send to those guys for evaluation.

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 07:55 AM

With all the needs we had, I guess we didn't have the luxury to have depth at QB (especially with the Kolb bust), but wow this NFL ranking is scary.

Tuel is 2nd to last with the skinny reading:

"Tuel's two rookie-year appearances were nightmarish. His arm isn't NFL-caliber ... "

http://www.nfl.com/n...up-quarterbacks

if our 3rd string QB is the 31st ranked backup, then we do have depth.

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 07:55 AM

Where was EJ ranked? (JK)

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 07:55 AM

Hoyer is ranked 10. Who is their starter?


BTW Tuel will prove this wrong if necessary.


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Posted 16 August 2014 - 07:58 AM

Also Curtis painter is now the backup in Ny. Nassib is #3. This list is whack.

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 08:08 AM

Minor issue: I'd put Bridgewater at NA right now.

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 08:14 AM

I see Tarvaris Jackson is ranked #9


?????

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 08:16 AM

Where's Thad? He's been the backup since week 6 last year.

I think the author is correct putting tuel ahead of lewis; in spite of his shortcomings he has outplayed lewis this preseason. I bet bills would put him in first if EJ goes down