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PASSING Grades
April 28, 2003
Based on the players penciled in as starters and backups as of Sunday, SI ranked the 32 teams from the richest to the neediest at quarterback, and suggested what each club should do between the draft and the start of training camp to strengthen the most important position in the game.
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April 28, 2003

Passing Grades

Based on the players penciled in as starters and backups as of Sunday, SI ranked the 32 teams from the richest to the neediest at quarterback, and suggested what each club should do between the draft and the start of training camp to strengthen the most important position in the game.

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5 JETS

STARTER
CHAD PENNINGTON

BACKUPS
Vinny Testaverde, Todd Husak

WHAT THEY SHOULD DO
Draft Washington State's Jason Gesser V.

THE SKINNY
Pennington looks like the real deal, and though Gesser (6'�") is smallish, he's a good, mobile prospect to slide in behind Testaverde.

6 FALCONS

STARTER
MICHAEL VICK

BACKUPS
Doug Johnson, Kurt Kittner

WHAT THEY SHOULD DO
Sign free agent Kent Graham

THE SKINNY
Johnson has shown promise in limited duty, but Atlanta would be wise to have an old hand like Graham in reserve.

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