When Michael Vick ran amok in the NFL, the age of the running quarterback supposedly had dawned. But even before Vick's suspension, that era ended. The idea of a mobile quarterback has to be redefined.
In an attempt to resurrect an NFL career that has been dormant since the conclusion of the 2000 season, quarterback Danny Kanell has signed with the New York Dragons of the Arena Football League, and he is expected to be in uniform this weekend.
Journeyman quarterback Eric Zeier, who struggled through his first two preseason games with the Georgia Force, left the new Arena Football League franchise on Tuesday for what was described as "an NFL opportunity."