Originally written on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 8/12/13

The backup quarterback position is all but forgotten when Aaron Rodgers trots out on the field, but it still is one of the most important jobs on the team. In one instance a play could change the course of a season or like the 2011 Indianapolis Colts who didn’t pay it much mind, the season was lost before it started when Peyton Manning couldn't play. This is a crucial week for the Green Bay Packers backup QB’s, after this preseason game Rodgers will get the bulk of the work in the third game and the fourth is always the bottom third of the roster battling it out. For Graham Harrell, B.J. Coleman, and Vince Young, the second preseason game is where they can find the highest competitive level and show what they have.

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