Found August 13, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
The contrast in the New England Patriots' preseason opener against the Philadelphia Eagles was striking. Quarterback Tom Brady played the first 16 offensive snaps and the offense looked pretty similar to what we've seen in recent years. There might have been new faces in various spots but it was the same explosive results. When No. 2 signal-caller Ryan Mallett came on for the next 25 offensive snaps the majority of plays looked the same. At 6-foot-6 and listed at 245 pounds Mallett has a cannon of a right arm and is more of a pure pocket passer. Then there was Tim Tebow. After running a few conventional plays in the two-minute offense with little success the Patriots reshaped their attack for Tebow. All of a sudden there was a full-house backfield on one snap. Some plays with option-based concepts were run. At one point a receiver motioned into the backfield. It was the type of stuff that one would never see with Brady or even Mallett in the game. Now we know why. Patri...
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