Posted December 19, 2011 on AP on Fox

BALTIMORE - SEPTEMBER 16: Quarterback Kellen Clemens #11 of the New York Jets audibles during the 2nd half of the game against the Baltimore Ravens on September 16, 2007 at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
(Eds: Updates with details, quotes. With AP Photos.) By R.B. FALLSTROM AP Sports Writer Another short week makes it more likely St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford will be out again. At least now there's a bit of a backup plan. While familiarizing himself with the roster, Kellen Clemens exceeded expectations in Sunday's 20-13 loss to Cincinnati. Scoring in double-digits qualifies as a successful day for the NFL's worst offense, even when Bradford's under center. Plus, Bradford has been playing hurt for a while now, admittedly not near his best and potentially at risk for further injury. Clemens definitely did not appear lost. He called audibles, and threw a 25-yard touchdown pass to Danario Alexander with 1:08 to play that made it a one-score game while running the two-minute offense after one short practice stint. There was less rust than might have been expected considering it was his first start in two seasons and only the 10th of a six-year career for the 28-year-old Cle...
GET THE YARDBARKER APP:
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Report: NFL offered to cut Brady suspension to 3 games

Report: Tristan Thompson won’t take below max from Cavs

Martavis Bryant's four-game suspension upheld

Report: Redskins players happy RG3 was benched

Isaiah Thomas rips list that ranks him 88th-best in NBA

Australian television want 49ers to showcase Jarryd Hayne

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Urban Meyer: We will announce starting QB first snap of season

Mike Shanahan: Kirk Cousins will be a top-10 NFL QB

Raiders Khalil Mack is going to be a superstar

Buffalo Bills name Tyrod Taylor their starting QB

Clemson QB Deshaun Watson: My goal is to go undefeated

Chip Kelly praises Tim Tebow: ‘He’s had a good camp’

NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Urban Meyer won't announce QB before season

Teammates relieved RG3 was benched?

Five NFL teams that should trade for Robert Griffin III

10 takeaways from Week 3 of the NFL preseason

Cubs' Jake Arrieta no-hits the Dodgers

Chicago Bears release Tim Jennings

U.S. Open men's preview

U.S. Open women's preview

D'Angelo Russell zings Lakers fans

Every NBA division's most interesting rookie for 2015-16

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker