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Cowboys QB’ Brandon Weeden Preparing for Backup Role

The Dallas Cowboys’ backup quarterback situation is a complex as some starting quarterback battles currently taking place. Therefore, newly signed quarterback, Brandon Weeden, who hasn’t even met Kyle Orton yet, continues to prepare to fill in as Tony Romo’s trusty No. 2 man. Weeden aiming for Cowboys' No. 2 job whether Orton returns or not http://t.co/PmM13AdmfC — NFL...
Via Sportsnaut
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Weeden Set to Be Cowboys Backup QB

Cowboys keep saying that Kyle Orton is coming back, but then he never shows up, so that means Brandon Weeden is likely to be the Cowboys backup quarterback when the season starts. He appears up for the task. Here is what he had to say via ESPN. “Those scars have healed,” Weeden said. “I’m good. I don’t worry about it. I enjoyed my two years, met some good buddies, I’ve...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys' Weeden: Bryant same 'freak' on field, but has 'grown a whole lot'

Dez Bryant and Brandon Weeden joined the Oklahoma State football program in 2007. Weeden redshirted that year. Bryant played in 12 games, catching 43 passes for 622 yards and six touchdowns. Bryant was 18 at the time, a year removed from starring at Lufkin High School. Weeden turned 24 during that season, a year removed from playing pro baseball. Weeden signed a two-year deal with...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Weeden discusses his time with Browns

Brandon Weeden wanted so badly to prove himself that he sometimes tried to do too much. The quarterback, who was released by the Browns then signed by the Cowboys, spoke about his time in Cleveland in an interview on SiriusXM NFL Radio over the weekend. "The regime that drafted me was out a year after I got there," Weeden said, "You never know the plans the group coming...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys sign former Browns QB Brandon Weeden

Former Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden signed a contract with the Dallas Cowboys on Monday, the team announced. Weeden was released March 12 by the Browns after being a first-round draft pick of the Browns (22nd overall) in 2012. Weeden was 5-15 as a starter for the Browns, but had one of his best games against the Cowboys in 2012 when the Browns lost in overtime, 23-20 to the...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Season Predictions: Who Won’t Return, Who Will Emerge Into Playoffs?

This is the time of the year when grocery and liquor stores post their best sales since January for food and beer because football is back, baby. Try-outs are no longer the focus for NFL teams as they look towards another goal, the playoffs. There’s no question that the ultimate destination is the Super Bowl, but 12 out of the 32 NFL squads must first qualify for the most highly...
Via Gridiron Grit
September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns CEO is giving Weeden 7 games to see if he is the future

Browns new CEO Joe Banner acknowledged that he and owner Jimmy Haslam will decide over the rest of the season if Brandon Weeden is the quarterback of the future. ”It’s right to put Brandon on the list of important things we have to figure out and we have seven games left to do that,” Banner said. “It’s an extremely important question for this organization to get right...
Via NFL Draft Zone
November 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Brandon Weeden Goes Hunting on Sports Science

Shooting clay pigeons is usually reserved for those hunting enthusiasts who'd like to work on improving their accuracy. Who says an NFL quarterback prospect can't benefit from the same thing? Former Oklahoma State quarterback Brandon Weeden gave it a try attempting to knock out a few clay pigeons which were moving through air at about 43 MPH. They also happen to be a...
Via Turfburner.com
April 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Brandon Weeden’s Wife Melanie Takes in the Fiesta Bowl (Pictures)

Brandon Weeden isn’t your typical college quarterback. He’s 28 years old and playing college football after a failed professional baseball career. At 28, Weeden is actually older than eight of the quarterbacks who will be starting in the NFL playoffs. He’s also a married man, and his wife Melanie was in attendance for the Fiesta Bowl to cheer on her hubby. The reaction you...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Weeden wants focus on No. 2 Cowboys, not his age

For Brandon Weeden, all the interest in his age is starting to get old. The 28-year-old quarterback got a lot of Heisman Trophy chatter over the weekend when he threw for 423 yards and five touchdowns in Oklahoma State's victory over Texas Tech while Stanford's Andrew Luck and Boise State's Kellen Moore both lost for the first time this season. The second-ranked Cowboys...
Via AP on Fox
November 16, 2011  |  Discuss
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