Brooks: Who struck draft gold?
Bucky Brooks takes a look at which teams hit it big in the draft and which should be hoping they didn't strike out. More ...
"I don't think you just say, 'Hey, I need a veteran backup,'" coach Mike McCarthy told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Saturday. "We have the MVP in Aaron Rodgers as our No. 1, and I feel like we have, really, three candidates to compete for two spots, or possibly three."
Make no mistake: Harrell is the No. 2, with Coleman and former Arena Leaguer Nick Hill battling for the third spot. Rodgers has often spoken about how confident he is that Harrell -- a Texas Tech product -- can handle the job. Harrell was lightly thought of coming out of school, considered a "system QB" created by Mike Leach.
Considering McCarthy's track record developing quarterbacks, from Rodgers to Matt Flynn, we'll give Harrell the benefit of the doubt.