Found October 23, 2012 on NESN.com:
Chiefs fans can rejoice, Matt Cassel has been benched for Brady Quinn, which nearly locks up the No. 1 pick in the 2013 NFL draft. West Virginia and USC games may receive higher ratings in the Kansas City market as Chiefs fans pine over college quarterbacks Geno Smith and Matt Barkley, two possible top five draft picks in 2013. If the Cassel era is truly over in Kansas City, a disappointing run has come to an end. Cassel has a 19-25 record as the Chiefs starter with a 57.3 completion percentage, 8,903 yards, 58 touchdowns, 41 interceptions and a 78.2 quarterback rating. It appears that the players and coaching around Cassel in New England truly gave him a boost during his best year in the NFL -- 2008. The Chiefs gave up the 34th overall selection in the 2009 draft for Cassel and then gave him a six-year, $62.7 million contract. The Patriots wound up drafting Patrick Chung with that pick. In Quinn, the Chiefs are inserting a former 22nd overall pick who has put u...
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