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Former starters taking on new role

QB Jason Campbell (Jerry Lai/USP)

There might not be a more difficult demotion to accept in the NFL, but former starting quarterbacks Kyle Orton, Chad Henne and Jason Campbell are trying to adapt to second string.

In the first weekend of the 2011 NFL season, Jason Campbell, Rex Grossman, Chad Henne, Colt McCoy and Kyle Orton were starting quarterbacks for their respective teams in season openers. Nine months later, all five veteran quarterbacks -- with an average of 47.6 regular season starts among them -- project as backups for their current franchises. "You do what you have to do ... but it does... Recommended Stories

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