The rookie from
Toledo passed for four touchdowns in his first two starts before being shut out
by the Eagles. Owners should beware: Gradkowski faces the Steelers, Falcons and
Bears down the stretch.
25. MARK BRUNELL,
Redskins [NEUTRAL ARROW] [?]
Coach Joe Gibbs
defended Brunell last week and said he would not start backup Jason Campbell.
"Right now, I don't think that's the answer," Gibbs said. But if the
Redskins keep losing, the temptation to play Campbell may send Brunell to the
26. J.P. LOSMAN,
Bills [ARROW DOWN]
first-rounder has turned the ball over eight times (five picks, three fumbles)
in the past three games, yet coach Dick Jauron says, "I do believe J.P. is
progressing." The numbers say otherwise.
27. DAMON HUARD,
Chiefs [NEUTRAL ARROW] [?]
He's had three
good outings and two bad ones, and it's unlikely that he'll keep the job when
Trent Green returns from his concussion.
28. STEVE MCNAIR,
Ravens [ARROW DOWN] [HAMMER] [+]
Knocked out of
his last game (Week 6 at Carolina) with a concussion and neck sprain, he's not
expected to miss any starts--which may not be a good thing considering he ranks
near the bottom in passer rating (64.1).
29. VINCE YOUNG,
Titans [NEUTRAL ARROW]