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From Carson Wentz to Tua Tagovailoa, here are the 10 NFL quarterbacks with the most to prove in 2021.

As the adage goes, diamonds are formed when pressure is applied.
It also causes pipe bursts.
In some way, every starting quarterback in the NFL is under pressure.
After all, it comes with the territory.
With only 32 jobs available across the league, every passer feels a certain amount of pressure every time they put on their uniform.
However, and this is a huge but, not all situations are made equal, and certain passers will have more to prove in the 2021 season than others.
Some guys may have had a bad year in 2020.
Perhaps they’re auditioning for their next QB position or contract.
Maybe all they have to do now is reproduce their accomplishment to prove their legitimacy.
These players have the most to prove for themselves, their clubs, and their NFL future ahead of the 2021 season: MORE NFL RANKINGS: QBs | RBs | WRs | GMs | Head coaches

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Carson Wentz, who is allegedly ahead of schedule due to Quenton Nelson’s injury, might start for the Colts in Week 1.

While Nelson has established himself as an exceptional talent at his position and is capable of overcoming any bumps and bruises accrued over the course of a 17-game season, the same cannot be said for Wentz.
During his stint with the Philadelphia Eagles, Wentz’s lengthy injury history cost him a lot of playing time.
After a catastrophic 2020 campaign in which he forced his way out of Philadelphia, Wentz will be eager to shed his injury-prone reputation and show he can thrive in a reunion with Reich.
The Colts have one of the best-built organizations in the league, so Wentz’s return is unlikely to be a disaster.
They must, however, be patient and keep in mind the long-term vision, not only for the coming years, but also for the 2021 season as a whole.
With an extra game on the schedule, Wentz will have his work cut out for him if he wants to play the entire season.
If Ehlinger or Eason can step in for a week or two and help the club play winning football while relying on Jonathan Taylor’s rushing assault and a strong Colts defense, it may buy Wentz some time to recover.
It’s also worth noting that Wentz’s injury is tied to a preexisting sickness, whereas Nelson’s isn’t.
All the more reason to be extra cautious if at all possible.
Additionally, the AFC South is one of the poorest divisions in the league, so as long as Wentz doesn’t miss more than two games and continues to perform at the level he did under Reich’s tutelage with the Eagles, Indy may still be in contention for the playoffs and the division title.

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What are Carson Wentz’s touchdown totals? Is there a new No. 1 wideout on the way? Five predictions for the Colts in 2021

The NFL offseason is a never-ending series of hot takes about why certain teams or players are either championship-worthy or not worth watching at all. Well, we in the media have seven months to fill, and you, the fan, have shown an insatiable thirst for more of these takes.
Yet, with the Indianapolis Colts reporting to training camp in Westfield on Tuesday, we felt it was past time for some in-depth coverage of your favorite club.
And what do we mean by that? Well, more predictions!
At The Athletic, we keep a close eye on traffic and subscriptions.
And if there’s one thing you people seem to enjoy, it’s making forecasts.
So, who are we to deny you access to the information you desire?
Here are five predictions for the Colts in 2021, without further ado.