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Alex Karras, NFL great and TV star, dies

...behind-the-scenes book about what it was like to be an NFL player in the Motor City, "Paper Lion: Confessions of a Second-string Quarterback." That led to Karras playing himself in the successful movie adaption, and it opened doors for Karras to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-10-10/alex-karras-nfl-great-and-tv
Falcons notebook

...The Atlanta Falcons' fifth-round draft choice stood on the sideline and watched starter Michael Vick and second-string quarterback Doug Johnson combine for a 23-13 preseason win over Jacksonville. Coach Dan Reeves indicated Wednesday afternoon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/15/pro_352796.shtml
NFL
Ravens' Wright undergoes surgery; out four months

...months before he can begin throwing a football. Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome has started a search for a second-string quarterback. Kordell Stewart is one possibility; Kurt Warner and Tim Couch are considered long shots. Wright said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/25/pro_416744.shtml
NFL
Northwestern stuns Nebraska

...Not perfect. Not a work of art. There are some things we can correct."The critiques can wait, though.Second-string quarterback Kain Colter ran for two touchdowns and passed for another as Persa cheered him on from the sideline.Just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2011-11-06/northwestern-stuns-nebras
Backup QB quits at South Carolina

...informed Scott of his decision to leave two weeks ago. This time last year, the Gamecocks were searching for a second-string quarterback after Chad Barnhardt transferred to South Florida. Barnhardt, a senior at the time, was able to play right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/16/oth_231056.shtml
Other sports
Out-of-synch Jackets win

...Nesbitt was in uniform, but took no snaps for the second consecutive game because of a strained hamstring. Second-string quarterback Jaybo Shaw, who passed for 230 yards in Georgia Tech's 27-0 win over Duke last week, did not dress after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/12/gat_479196.shtml
Georgia Tech
Shockley wants shot

...himself. "It is very early to decide that because it will take all the way through the preseason to assess the second-string quarterback," Petrino said. "We will see how they do in live action and when the (pass) rush is live around them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/31/pro_137778.shtml
NFL
Mini movie reviews

...Aiken Mall and Augusta Village. Sneak previews VARSITY BLUES (R) Dawson Creek's James Van Der Beek stars as second string quarterback Jonathon Moxon, who inherits the starting job after Lance Harbor (Paul Walker) suffers a season-ending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/08/ent_249552.shtml
Things to Do
Falcons' starters look sharp in win

...had back-to-back catches for 33 yards. The Rams trailed 14-3 at the half and mustered 109 yards behind second-string quarterback Kyle Boller, the lone score coming after they failed to capitalize on rookie linebacker James Laurinaitis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/22/pro_545419.shtml
NFL
Cocktail Party could be defensive feast

...better with a week of practice. "He's a second-string quarterback at Georgia. He's not some guy they pulled...He's a guy who knows how to play if he's the second-string quarterback at Georgia." Florida's backup quarterback...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/28/uga_16677.shtml
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