Weeden and Vick Land No. 1 Jobs 8/21/13
BEREA, Ohio - Brandon Weeden will start the season as Cleveland's first-string quarterback. Coach Rob Chudzinski announced the decision, ending weeks of speculation about whether Weeden or veteran Jason Campbell would start the season opener against Miami on Sept. 8.
Weeden completed 18 of 25 passes for 229 yards and three touchdowns in two exhibition games.
In other NFL news;
- Eagles first-year coach Chip Kelly has named veteran Michael Vick his starting quarterback. Vick has been solid in two preseason games while backup Nick Foles has struggled to grasp Kelly's multifaceted offense. Vick has thrown for 199 yards this preseason and will take a 113.2 quarterback rating into Friday's game at Jacksonville.