Jordan Palmer will get “first shot” at the No. 2 quarterback job behind Jay Cutler with rookie David Fales in the running too. But everybody has their eye on Jimmy Clausen.

The former Notre Dame All-American, fully recovered from surgery last season after a dreadful stint with the Carolina Panthers, is an intriguing candidate after impressing during a tryout last month.

‘‘I really like how he came in here,” general manager Phil Emery said. “He’s got a little chip on his shoulder right now. He wants to re-prove himself and he’s very focused.