Chase Daniel to compete for starting job in Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Eagles seemed to have their starting quarterback locked up prior to the start of free agency this week. That came in the form of a two-year, $36 million contract to last year’s starter Sam Bradford. This might all be thrown out the window following news that the team signed former New Orleans Saints and Kansas City Chiefs backup quarterback Chase Daniel on Wednesday...
Via Sportsnaut
March 09, 2016  |  Discuss

AP source: Eagles agree to deal with QB Chase Daniel

The Philadelphia Eagles and quarterback Chase Daniel have agreed on a three-year contract, according to a person familiar with negotiations. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because free-agent deals can't be finalized until Wednesday afternoon. Daniel spent the past three seasons backing up Alex Smith in Kansas City, where new Eagles coach Doug...
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March 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Eagles to sign QB Chase Daniel

Even backup quarterbacks can rock the NFL world in March. In a move that isn’t all that surprising, Chase Daniel is reuniting with Doug Pederson in Philadelphia, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Eagles and QB Chase Daniel agreed in principle on multi-year deal, per @caplannfl and me. Daniel reuniting with Doug Pederson. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 9, 2016 Daniel...
Via The Sports Daily
March 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Could Chase Daniel pull a Tyrod Taylor in 2016?

Before flourishing with a Pro Bowl 2015 season in Buffalo, Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor spent the first four years of his career backing up a highly-skilled, highly-touted and highly-drafted starter in Baltimore. Like Taylor, Chase Daniel was largely ignored in his draft year despite making waves in college. And like Taylor, he spent the first chunk of his career overshadowed by...
Via This Given Sunday
February 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Eagles linked to free agent quarterback Chase Daniel

The Philadelphia Eagles view free agent quarterback Chase Daniel—who played for new head coach Doug Pederson in Kansas City—as a potential starter in the NFL. According to Ian Rapoport of, Daniel has been pegged as a “name to watch” for the Eagles, who apparently believe Daniel can be “more than a backup.” The fit in Philadelphia would be a natural one for...
Via The Sports Daily
February 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Should the Chiefs trade Chase Daniel?

After an exceptional college career at the University of Missouri, Chase Daniel went surprisingly undrafted in the 2009 NFL Draft.  When the draft ended Daniel was quick to sign a deal with the Washington Redskins who then waived him before the season started.  Bouncing from Washington to New Orleans, Daniel eventually signed a contract in 2013 to be the Kansas City Chiefs backup...
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November 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Lawrence Tynes mocks Alex Smith as ‘check down master’

The Kansas City Chiefs put on nothing short of a pitiful performance on national TV against the Green Bay Packers, opening them up to criticism from all angles. One of the harshest — and funniest — sources of criticism came from former NFL kicker Lawrence Tynes, who played for the Chiefs from 2004-2006. Tynes unloaded on KC quarterback Alex Smith, calling him a “check down...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Should the Chiefs explore a Chase Daniel trade?

Serviceable quarterback play is both a luxury and a commodity in today's NFL.The Chiefs have two quarterbacks who can lead a team to victory. They might be wise to explore dealing their other passer, according to Arrowhead Addict.Chase Daniel's trade value could never be higher. The Missouri product is fresh off a preseason debut in which he tossed three touchdowns and shredded the...
Via FOX Sports
August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs QB Chase Daniel Must Be Drinking Some Crazy Kool Aid

Former Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel has been able to live the life. A solid quarterback back in his college days he has been a back-up quarterback in the NFL for the last five seasons and looks to make it a sixth next year. Chances are he will be playing somewhere. He has shown enough potential in the preseason for that, but he is confident that he will be in Kansas City next...
Via FatManWriting
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Chiefs' Daniel, other backups ready for chance

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer The Chiefs are paying Chase Daniel more than $4 million in salary and bonuses this season, yet the backup quarterback has not taking a meaningful snap in a game. There's an argument to be made that fact won't change Sunday, when the Chiefs head to San Diego to play a game that can't affect their playoff situation. Kansas City...
Via Associated Press
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

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