Post-Draft Outlook: A closer look at the Colts' picks: Round 6/201 -- Curtis Painter, QB, 6-2, 225, Purdue...The Colts add a signal caller who will have a chance to learn from one of the league's best in Peyton Manning and a veteran backup in Jim Sorgi. Painter is the first quarterback drafted by Indianapolis since Sorgi in 2004. - by The Sports Xchange
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Draft Scout Curtis Painter News
08/31/14 - QB Curtis Painter finished with the highest completion percentage (63.3) of the three Giants' quarterbacks, but it wasn't enough to grab hold of a roster spot. Painter, who was praised by head coach Tom Coughlin for his professionalism, will now pass the backup quarterback duties to second-year man Ryan Nassib.
04/30/14 - QB Curtis Painter underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right knee April 25 and recovery time is expected to be approximately four weeks.
04/01/14 - QB Curtis Painter was re-signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Giants March 12.
01/04/13 - QB Curtis Painter was signed by the Giants to a contract for 2013.
04/19/12 - QB Curtis Painter signed a one-year deal with the Ravens on Thursday.
Painter reunites with Jim Caldwell, hired as Ravens' quarterbacks coach after three seasons as head coach in Indianapolis where Painter was a sixth-round pick in 2009 out of Purdue.
Painter was winless as a starter with the Colts, replacing Kerry Collins but going 0-8 completing 132 of 243 (54.3 percent) for 1,541 yards, six touchdowns and nine interceptions. before being unseated in Week 13 by Dan Orlovsky.
The Ravens are very optimistic about the future of second-year quarterback Tyrod Taylor. Taylor was endorsed as a capable No. 2 quarterback by coach John Harbaugh, but Painter will have a chance to compete for that role.
The Ravens considered other veterans, including former Baltimore first-rounder Kyle Boller, before settling on Painter.