Many N.F.L. quarterbacks would feel uncomfortable going a few weeks without starting. Tommy Maddox is about to learn what it is like to start a game after 10 years.
Maddox, who flopped as the Denver Broncos’ first-round draft choice, then revived his career in the Arena League and earned another N.F.L. shot by starring in the XFL, will be the Pittsburgh Steelers’ starter Sunday in New Orleans.
— New York Times “Stewart Is Benched; Maddox Will Start”