Starting Quarterback

Chicago Cubs head groundskeeper Roger Baird (R) and the crew work on Wrigley Field after a downpour delayed the Chicago Cubs game against the San Francisco Giants on August 19, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Are Baseball Rules Out-Of-Date Regarding Rain-Shortened Games?

That is the opinion of many San Francisco Giants fans following the rain-shortened debacle at Wrigley Field on Tuesday night.



Terrelle Pryor Now Official Starting Quarterback For Oakland Raiders

After Sunday’s performance against the Indianapolis Colts, Coach Dennis Allen addressed the media and revealed who his starting quarterback was for the rest of the season. The man to lead the Raiders is Terrelle Pryor.


Oakland Raiders v San Diego Chargers

Pryor, Flynn Competing For Raiders Starter QB Role

Terrelle Pryor will likely get some work running the Oakland Raiders’ first-team offense in practice this week following an impressive preseason performance. Whether he can win the starting quarterback job remains to be seen.


QB Jared Goff, #16, of the Cal Golden Bears. (Courtesy: Cal Athletics)

Cal Picks Freshman Goff To Start At QB

Freshman quarterback Jared Goff was picked to start for California by new coach Sonny Dykes. Goff has been competing since the spring with redshirt freshman Zach Kline and junior Austin Hinder.


Josh Nunes and Andrew Luck of the Stanford Cardinal (L) warm up with their teammates before their game against the San Jose State Spartans and at Stanford Stadium on September 3, 2011 in Stanford, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Josh Nunes Wins Stanford QB Job, Replacing Luck

Cardinal coach David Shaw announced Tuesday that the junior won the lengthy and close competition against sophomore Brett Nottingham. He replaces the NFL’s No. 1 overall pick and two-time Heisman Trophy runner-up Andrew Luck.


Alex Smith # 11 of the San Francisco 49ers is hit by Will Smith # 91 of the New Orleans Saints during their pre season game at Louisiana Superdome on August 12, 2011 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

49ers’ QB Smith Tries Make Good On His Last Stand

Say this about Alex Smith: The guy’s resilient. The top pick of the 2005 NFL Draft, he’s still trying to prove the San Francisco 49ers right and make it as their starting quarterback.

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Cal Golden Bears

Cal Names Zach Maynard Starting QB

California coach Jeff Tedford said transfer Zach Maynard will be the team’s starting quarterback to open the 2011 season.