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Archive: April, 2010

Tebow 25, McNabb 37, Clausen 48, McCoy 85, Kafka 122

Saturday, April 24, 2010, 12:46 PM
So now we know how much the word immaturity can cost you in the pocketbook. Jimmy Clausen, junior quarterback from Notre Dame, was finally taken with pick No. 48, by Carolina in the second round. The Panthers were ecstatic after failing to move up to the first pick in the second round, at 33. They... Read more

McNabb trade cost Clausen millions

Thursday, April 22, 2010, 2:01 PM
When the St. Louis Rams switched their allegiances a few weeks ago from taking one of the two monster defensive tackles in today's NFL Draft, Jimmy Clausen were smiling as the assumed landing spot for the Notre Dame junior quarterback was Washington. The Redskins needed a quarterback, and with most... Read more
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John Quinn, 57, is sports editor at the Philadelphia Inquirer and is a third generation member of the Subway Alumni.

His grandfather used to listen to the radio and yell out to his son playing on the hardscrabble streets of Corona, Queens: “Bill Shakespeare just threw another touchdown pass!”
His father used to listen to the transistor radio and yell out to his son playing for Stony Brook on Long Island: “Joe Montana just threw another touchdown pass!”
He listens to the radio and yells out to his son watching Phineas and Ferb on a 46-inch HDTV: “Dayne Crist just threw another touchdown pass!” Meanwhile, Jack, 9, will not be a fourth generation member of the Subway Alumni. Reach John at jquinn@phillynews.com.

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