Marcus Mariota Seems to Be ‘Far Ahead’ of Desmond Ridder as Falcons’ Starting QB

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A quarterback controversy does not appear to be brewing in Atlanta.

Michael Rothstein of ESPN reported Marcus Mariota is “far ahead” of third-round pick Desmond Ridder in the competition. Rothstein gave Ridder just a 5 percent chance of starting under center in Week 1.


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