If it’s August, then NFL fans must be enamored with the backup quarterback.
Happens all the time in the preseason. Fans love what they see from the second-string quarterback (or even third-string), particularly when the starter doesn’t play as well as fans would like.
Case in point: Chiefs fans were vocal about their desire to see Chase Daniel become the starter over Alex Smith, who threw a touchdown pass to Jeremy Maclin ... and one to a Seattle player (it was a pick-six).
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There were some dissenters: