Korey Toomer

The Bills' biggest mistake was starting rookie Nathan Peterman at quarterback against the Chargers

The Bills' biggest mistake was starting rookie Nathan Peterman at quarterback against the Chargers

So if Yu Darvish was a quarterback and started a Super Bowl, this is what it would look like.

What.

A.

Disaster.

There’s really not a more charitable way of describing Nathan Peterman’s performance at StubHub Center on Sunday — unless you were the Chargers, in which case you had to be immensely grateful that Buffalo Bills first-year coach Sean McDermott started the rookie quarterback for the first time.

Part of what makes sports interesting is how they occasionally make us reconsider what’s possible, but Peterman’s quarterbacking Waterloo in his team’s 54-24 loss to the Chargers presented an argument against pushing the boundaries of what is already...

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