Six Best Quarterback Battles In Training Camp

RG3The start of NFL training camps mark the true beginning for a number of the league’s best quarterback battles.

At the end of every summer, NFL teams without a sure-fire starter at quarterback use the practices and preseason games of August to determine what their depth chart at the game’s most important position will look like come Week 1 of the season.

Here are the six best quarterback battles for training camp:

Cleveland Browns

The Browns signed former Robert Griffin III, the former Heisman Trophy winner and Offensive Rookie of the Year, to a two-year deal worth $15 million. The franchise also drafted USC quarterback Cody Kessler and kept veterans Josh McCown and Austin Davis on the roster.

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NFL News: Dolphins Land Maxwell And Alonso From Eagles

Kiko AlonsoThe Philadelphia Eagles were busy on Monday eliminating all traces of the Chip Kelly era. Earlier in the day they sent running back DeMarco Murray To Titans and then the Eagles sent cornerback Byron Maxwell and linebacker Kiko Alonso to the Miami Dolphins.

The Eagles are expected to get draft picks in return from Miami. No trade can become official until the league’s new year starts on Wednesday at 4 p.m. ET.

Both of the players were part of former Eagles coach Chip Kelly’s offseason overhaul last year. Maxwell signed a six-year, $63 million contract after spending four seasons with the Seattle Seahawks. Alonso, who played for Kelly at Oregon, was acquired in a trade with the Buffalo Bills for running back LeSean McCoy.

NFL News: Eagles Trade DeMarco Murray To Titans

demarco-murrayThe Tennessee Titans have agreed to acquire DeMarco Murray in a trade with the Philadelphia Eagles as the Titans look for the running back threat they’ve lacked since releasing Chris Johnson.

Meanwhile Eagles General Manager Howie Roseman seems determined to erase all traces of the Chip Kelly era in Philadelphia

Murray also agreed to rework the five-year, $40m contract with $21m guaranteed he signed with Philadelphia last year. The deal is expected to be completed on Wednesday and is believed to involve draft picks. The Titans hold the No1 pick in the April draft and have eight draft picks — three in the top 64 selections.

Tennessee Titans offseason outlook

Who should the Tennessee Titans target in free agency and the draft this offseason? Kirk Morrison, Dave Richard and Pete Prisco join Ryan Bass to break it down.

Jacksonville Jaguars offseason outlook

Who should the Jacksonville Jaguars target in free agency and the draft this offseason? Kirk Morrison, Dave Richard and Pete Prisco join Ryan Bass to break it down.

Los Angeles Rams offseason outlook

Who should the Los Angeles Rams target in free agency and the draft this offseason? Kirk Morrison, Dave Richard and Pete Prisco join Ryan Bass to break it down.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers offseason outlook

Who should the Tampa Bay Buccaneers target in free agency and the draft this offseason? Kirk Morrison, Dave Richard and Pete Prisco join Ryan Bass to break it down.