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Looking at the group of rookie quarterbacks, each signal-caller drafted in the first two days will have to compete with a veteran to earn playing time.
The Jacksonville Jaguars are planning on letting third overall pick Blake Bortles sit behind Chad Henne for a season.
In Cleveland, Johnny Manziel looks to be in a position battle with Brian Hoyer, who played well in three starts before suffering a torn ACL.
Teddy Bridgewater will battle Matt Cassel for the starting spot in Minnesota. Cassel had inconsistent production as a starter last season.
The Oakland Raiders drafted Derek Carr in the second round, but management appears to believe Matt Schaub will be the starter, at least early on.
Jimmy Garoppolo was drafted at the end of the second round by the New England Patriots, but Tom Brady hasn't slowed down a bit.
Of the five, Bridgewater and Manziel are in the best position to start early.
Thanks to Adrian Peterson, Cordarrelle Patterson, Kyle Rudolph (when healthy) and Greg Jennings, Bridgewater has more talent around him than Manziel.
Manziel is a bigger playmaker, one who has the ability not only to deliver the ball on the run, but also to set up big plays in the passing game by using his feet. His rollout ability, coupled with his strong throwing arm, will lead to some big plays, especially within 20 yards of the line of scrimmage.
Kyle Shanahan is going to run an offensive scheme similar to the one he ran with Robert Griffin III in Washington.
In that offense, Griffin III didn't have to make risky downfield throws and threw most of his passes within 20 yards of the line of scrimmage, per Pro Football Focus (subscription required). Expect to see similar play calls in Cleveland.
Looking at Manziel's pass chart, he was efficient hitting receivers within 20 yards of the line of scrimmage. Interestingly enough, Manziel actually completed a smaller amount of passes to the play side, which is odd since it is the side of the field most right-handed quarterbacks see the best.
Because of his ability to hit receivers in this range, Manziel is going to have the best chance to rack up yards in a hurry. (If Pro Bowl wideout Josh Gordon stops doing Josh Gordon-like things, Cleveland could have a top-tier offense.)
Despite the likely season-long suspension of Gordon, who accumulated 1,646 yards in 2013, Manziel will have one of the best tight ends in the league at his disposal.
Tight end Jordan Cameron will look to improve on a 2013 campaign in which he hauled in 80 receptions (third most), 917 receiving yards (second most) and seven touchdowns (sixth most). Cameron will likely be Manziel's No. 1 target and improve on all of those numbers this season, assuming he stays healthy.
The remainder of the receiving corps consists namely of Miles Austin, Andrew Hawkins and Nate Burleson, all of which are looking to bounce back after poor seasons. That group doesn't sound too promising, but if the Browns can see production out of any of them similar to what they did before 2013, the void left by Gordon will be a lot less obvious.
Look for Manziel to put up more yards and passing touchdowns than any other quarterback in this draft, mainly due to early playing time, play-calling and his ability to simply make things happen.