Originally written on In The Neutral Zone  |  Last updated 11/21/12
The Jacksonville Jaguars have placed quarterback Blaine Gabbert on season ending IR.  Gabbert left Sunday’s game in the first quarter with what was stated as an elbow contusion. Gabbert’s replacement, Chad Henne, provided a spark for the Jaguars who eventually fell to the Houston Texans 43-37 in overtime and fell to 1-9 for the season.  Henne’s performance may have sealed Gabbert’s fate for the remainder of the season, making it a safe decision to put Gabbert on season ending IR for an “elbow bruise.”  Could be a conspiracy theory, but it is amazing how quarterbacks who fail to live up to expectations often end up on the injury report; thus, covering up the mistakes the organizations made when drafting them.
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