Let the QB Debate Begin in St. Joe

ST. JOSEPH, MO - It's only day two of Chiefs' training camp, but I'm giving the go-ahead to start a serious debate about who should start on Monday night against San Diego. Hypothetically speaking, if there was an open competition, with three practices in the books there's no question who the front-runner is.

Through the first two days of practice, Brodie Croyle has been hands-down the best QB in camp. His arm strength has been on display on some deep routes, but what has been so impressive is the zip he puts on the ball over the middle and to the sidelines in the 15-20 yard range. His command has been excellent and his accuracy was put on display in the quarterback target drills.

If there was one thing to pick on Croyle about, it would be his inability at times to take a bit off his throws. It's easy to see that Croyle is feeling good so far in camp, but if he's called upon at some point this season, he's going to have to control his emotions. Entering a game for an injured Matt Cassel with that amount of adrenaline will quickly lead to misreads and interceptions that would put the Chiefs offense into a hole they've yet to prove they're capable of crawling out of.

If Croyle can corral his emotions and harness his explosive arm, you are going to start hearing grumblings about a very real quarterback controversy. Charlie Weis at this point seems to be trying to avoid the drama. In each and every scrimmage drill, Weis and Cassel seem to be joined at the hip.

Cassel has stiff competition in practice.
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But will all the special attention pay off?

Cassel's first practice was a bit lackluster. He overthrew several wideouts and often drew Weis' ire. He did, however, end practice with a very nice 45-yard touchdown throw to Chris Chambers.

On day two, Cassel made a nice comeback, tossing some very nice throws in the 8-on-8 drills. He was also very accurate in the QB target drills, out performing the other quarterbacks with his accuracy. Cassel's long ball seems to be improving as well, but too many times on Saturday the receivers were snake bitten with dropped balls.

Third-stringer Tyler Palko has had a very up and down camp so far. After a terrible day one, Palko showed some flashes in day two during drills. The simple target toss was complicated by a large dummy pad being thrown the quarterbacks' way as they dropped back and attempted to toss the ball through the mesh netting. In one instance, the dummy was thrown directly at Palko's core. He nearly put his chin on the ground to avoid the projectile, then proceeded to nail the center of the target.

Palko's play has not been solid thus far at camp.
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Its flashes like these that could earn Palko a roster spot.

The Chiefs appear to be trying to utilize Palko's athleticism. With the majority of the second day's practices being centered around the wildcat offense, Palko was the featured QB in almost all of the drills. In one play during 11-on-11, the offense even called for a designed run.

Palko's Achilles heel, however, has been the low throw. Multiple times, the journeyman QB missed open receivers because he threw the ball to their feet instead of their hands. In one instance, the ball was thrown at Jerheme Urban, the Chiefs' tallest receiver, while he was tightly covered.

The pass could have easily been completed had it been put up where a taller receiver could snatch it. Instead, the pass was thrown at Urban's midsection and was easily batted away by the defender.

If Palko's game does not step up soon, expect another quarterback in camp by the end of next week. With some top veteran names like Jeff Garcia and JaMarcus Russell still available, the Chiefs may opt for experience as opposed to potential.

As I've stated before, the possibility of Croyle starting the season is slim to none. But if Cassel struggles early and Croyle continues to impress Weis, you could see a switch earlier than anticipated.

When asked about the building competition on the roster, Todd Haley remarked "I'm not real interested in any of these guys being too comfortable".

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\r\nThrough the first two days of practice, Brodie Croyle has been hands-down the best QB in camp. His arm strength has been on display on some deep routes, but what has been so impressive is the zip he puts on the ball over the middle and to the sidelines in the 15-20 yard range. His command has been excellent and his accuracy was put on display in the quarterback target drills. \r\n\r\n

If there was one thing to pick on Croyle about, it would be his inability at times to take a bit off his throws. It's easy to see that Croyle is feeling good so far in camp, but if he's called upon at some point this season, he's going to have to control his emotions. Entering a game for an injured Matt Cassel with that amount of adrenaline will quickly lead to misreads and interceptions that would put the Chiefs offense into a hole they've yet to prove they're capable of crawling out of. \r\n\r\n

If Croyle can corral his emotions and harness his explosive arm, you are going to start hearing grumblings about a very real quarterback controversy. Charlie Weis at this point seems to be trying to avoid the drama. In each and every scrimmage drill, Weis and Cassel seem to be joined at the hip. \r\n\r\n

Cassel has stiff competition in practice.
Justin Olson/Warpaint Illustrated.com\r\n

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But will all the special attention pay off?\r\n\r\n

Cassel's first practice was a bit lackluster. He overthrew several wideouts and often drew Weis' ire. He did, however, end practice with a very nice 45-yard touchdown throw to Chris Chambers. \r\n\r\n

On day two, Cassel made a nice comeback, tossing some very nice throws in the 8-on-8 drills. He was also very accurate in the QB target drills, out performing the other quarterbacks with his accuracy. Cassel's long ball seems to be improving as well, but too many times on Saturday the receivers were snake bitten with dropped balls. \r\n\r\n

Third-stringer Tyler Palko has had a very up and down camp so far. After a terrible day one, Palko showed some flashes in day two during drills. The simple target toss was complicated by a large dummy pad being thrown the quarterbacks' way as they dropped back and attempted to toss the ball through the mesh netting. In one instance, the dummy was thrown directly at Palko's core. He nearly put his chin on the ground to avoid the projectile, then proceeded to nail the center of the target.\r\n\r\n

Palko's play has not been solid thus far at camp.
Justin Olson/Warpaint Illustrated.com\r\n

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Its flashes like these that could earn Palko a roster spot.\r\n\r\n

The Chiefs appear to be trying to utilize Palko's athleticism. With the majority of the second day's practices being centered around the wildcat offense, Palko was the featured QB in almost all of the drills. In one play during 11-on-11, the offense even called for a designed run. \r\n\r\n

Palko's Achilles heel, however, has been the low throw. Multiple times, the journeyman QB missed open receivers because he threw the ball to their feet instead of their hands. In one instance, the ball was thrown at Jerheme Urban, the Chiefs' tallest receiver, while he was tightly covered.\r\n\r\n

The pass could have easily been completed had it been put up where a taller receiver could snatch it. Instead, the pass was thrown at Urban's midsection and was easily batted away by the defender.\r\n\r\n

If Palko's game does not step up soon, expect another quarterback in camp by the end of next week. With some top veteran names like Jeff Garcia and JaMarcus Russell still available, the Chiefs may opt for experience as opposed to potential.\r\n\r\n

As I've stated before, the possibility of Croyle starting the season is slim to none. But if Cassel struggles early and Croyle continues to impress Weis, you could see a switch earlier than anticipated. \r\n\r\n

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But will all the special attention pay off? Cassel's first practice was a bit lackluster. He overthrew several wideouts and often drew Weis' ire. He did, however, end practice with a very nice 45-yard touchdown throw to Chris Chambers. On day two, Cassel made a nice comeback, tossing some very nice throws in the 8-on-8 drills. He was also very accurate in the QB target drills, out performing the other quarterbacks with his accuracy. Cassel's long ball seems to be improving as well, but too many times on Saturday the receivers were snake bitten with dropped balls. Third-stringer Tyler Palko has had a very up and down camp so far. After a terrible day one, Palko showed some flashes in day two during drills. The simple target toss was complicated by a large dummy pad being thrown the quarterbacks' way as they dropped back and attempted to toss the ball through the mesh netting. In one instance, the dummy was thrown directly at Palko's core. He nearly put his chin on the ground to avoid the projectile, then proceeded to nail the center of the target.

Its flashes like these that could earn Palko a roster spot. The Chiefs appear to be trying to utilize Palko's athleticism. With the majority of the second day's practices being centered around the wildcat offense, Palko was the featured QB in almost all of the drills. In one play during 11-on-11, the offense even called for a designed run. Palko's Achilles heel, however, has been the low throw. Multiple times, the journeyman QB missed open receivers because he threw the ball to their feet instead of their hands. In one instance, the ball was thrown at Jerheme Urban, the Chiefs' tallest receiver, while he was tightly covered. The pass could have easily been completed had it been put up where a taller receiver could snatch it. Instead, the pass was thrown at Urban's midsection and was easily batted away by the defender. If Palko's game does not step up soon, expect another quarterback in camp by the end of next week. 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