The 2014 NFL Draft is in the books. It comes as no surprise, but one of the biggest talking points from the draft is how the new quarterbacks will fare in the NFL. Will Blake Bortles save Jacksonville after years of QB turmoil? Will Johnny Manziel and Teddy Bridgewater start right away after falling on draft night? Will Derek Carr’s fate be the same as his older brother’s? Can small school QB Jimmy Garoppolo become NFL-ready behind Tom Brady? Will any of the SEC quarterbacks whose names start with M become a steal for their respective teams? All valid questions.
Let’s take a look at eight big-name QBs whose names were called over the weekend, and the situations they’ll find themselves in as rookies and in the years that follow.