Market opening for New Orleans Saints backup QB Chase Daniel
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Mar 8, 2013
New Orleans Saints backup quarterback Chase Daniel's chase to become an NFL starting quarterback opened up a little more Friday morning. It’s good to know that Chase Daniel knows where to go for news. Daniel has thrown nine passes in the last three years as Drew Brees’ backup, but with a market that consists of Jason Campbell, Drew Stanton and others of that ilk, Daniel could draw some attention. Daniel obviously hasn't received too many snaps while backing up Drew Brees as he went 7 of 9 for 55 yards in his three seasons in New Orleans, but he's steadily improved each year during the preseason. Daniel said Friday morning he couldn't go into too many details on his thought process before the open talking period for agents and teams begins Friday night, but he couldn't help expressing his excitement for free agency Friday morning as the quarterback said via Twitter, "Cant wait! RT @ProFootballTalk: Get ready to stay up late, because free agency essentially begins at midnight ." Other free agent quarterbacks include Jason Campbell, Drew Stanton, David Garrard and Brian Hoyer.
It’s good to know that Chase Daniel knows where to go for news. It’s also instructive that he’s looking. The Saints backup quarterback gave PFT an eager endorsement this morning, which may point to some more news. Daniel tweeted out a “Can’t wai