Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/19/14
The Arizona Cardinals aren't calling the quarterback competition days into training camp, but Kevin Kolb was designated the team's No. 1 quarterback on the initial depth chart released Monday. Kolb, competing with John Skelton for the starting spot, was acquired in July 2011 from the Eagles and went 2-6 as Arizona's starter before missing much of the season with injuries (toe, concussion). Skelton went 6-2, though his play was often unpredictable because of scattershot accuracy and limited mobility. Kolb said he expects to win the job last week. He's being paid like a starter in the second year of a five-year, $63 million deal. The Cardinals picked up the remainder of his contract in March when faced with declining a $7 million option bonus that would've made Kolb a free agent. Coach Ken Whisenhunt plans to name a starter before the third preseason game if possible. Kolb is expected to start Sunday in the Hall of Fame game against the Saints, but the first preseason game for...
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