Is it going to be Derek Anderson vs. Vince Young in Monday’s game?August 23rd, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The preseason of the NFL continues with a clash between the Arizona Cardinals and Tennessee Titans at 7 pm local time. The titans are expected to have the Quarterback Vince Young back in their starting line up. The Cardinals on the other hand are expected to substitute Quarterback Matt Leinart somewhere around the middle of the game with Derek Anderson.
Derek Anderson, who plays as a quarterback for the Cardinals, was born on June 15, 1983. He played college football at Oregon Sate University and got drafted into the sixth round of NFL draft in 2005 by the Baltimore Ravens. He’s also played pro football for the Cleveland Browns in the past.
Vince Young was born on May 18, 1983 in Houston, Texas and was the third overall draft pick of the 2006 NFL Draft. He was drafted into the NFL by the Tennessee Titans after playing college football at the University of Texas. He was awarded the NFL offensive rookie of the year in his first season in the NFL.
He won the Davey O’Brien Award for the best collegiate quarterback and came second behind Reggie Bush in the voting for the Heisman Trophy in his college junior year.
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