Found September 24, 2012 on Fox Sports Arizona:
TEMPE, Ariz. -- On his weekly radio show Monday, Arizona State coach Todd Graham casually mentioned that he had nearly decided to eliminate long shot Taylor Kelly from the team's three-man quarterback competition before the start of fall camp to avoid repping three players at the position. He's certainly glad he didn't. Through four games as ASU's starter, Kelly has excelled with the efficiency that initially won him the job over Mike Bercovici and Michael Eubank. With a 182.20 passer rating and a 72.53 completion percentage (66 of 91), Kelly currently ranks ninth nationally and first in the Pac-12 in efficiency. Put simply, Kelly is getting the job done, and that's what matters most to Graham. "(Efficiency) is the No. 1 thing in our offense," Graham said at his weekly press conference. "That's what we want. We want him to be efficient. He's a good decision maker, he's very calm and poised. "One of his strengths is he's a v...
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