Originally written on Third And Wrong  |  Last updated 10/19/14
The The Buffalo Bills entered the preseason with a battle for the starting quarterback job between rookie first-round pick E.J. Manuel and veteran Kevin Kolb, but injuries have prevented either from winning.  Instead, due to Manuel’s lingering knee injury and Kevin Kolb’s potentially career-ending concussion, undrafted rookie free agent Jeff Tuel out of Washington State will start in week one against the New England Patriots.  This news comes from Tim Graham of Buffalo News on twitter: Doug Marrone says plan is for Jeff Tuel to start against Patriots on opening day. — Tim Graham (@ByTimGraham) August 26, 2013 Tuel certainly isn’t an ideal week one starter, but he’s looked pretty good at times this preseason.  In the Bills’ first preseason game against the Indianapolis Colts, Tuel looked very good as he completed 19 of 23 passes for 212 yards and 2 touchdowns.  Over Buffalo’s last two preseason games, though, Tuel has gone a combined 12/20 for just 87 yards and no touchdowns. It will...
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