January 2006
Sporting News;1/27/2006, Vol. 230 Issue 4, p39
The article presents the views of scouts about various football players. It was smart on the team Minnesota Vikings' part to hire Brad Childress quickly. He was mentioned in a lot of different places. Vince Young is bigger than Michael Vick, and he's more accurate than Vick was when he came out of college. Young's unorthodox style doesn't seem to affect his accuracy. The team Tampa Bay Buccaneers' quarterback Chris Simms improved this season. His decision making was better and quicker.


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