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Saturday, April 29, 2006

Titans make Young first QB taken in draft

The Tennessee Titans took former Texas quarterback Vince Young with the third overall pick in the NFL Draft on Saturday.

This after pundits said the Titans would take former USC star QB Matt Leinart, who was coached by Tennessee offensive coordinator Norm Chow when Chow was with the Trojans.

Many of these same experts said Young would likely be the third QB taken after Leinart and former Vanderbilt standout Jay Cutler.

Young will have a lot to prove to his critics, but he will have a good template to follow -- his mentor Steve McNair wasn't supposed to be able to play in the NFL either, or so the experts said...


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