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When Colt McCoy came to the San Francisco 49ers, Jim Harbaugh immediately took a liking to him. In June without any prompting, Harbaugh named McCoy as Kapernick’s back up. No that the season is about to start there are once again all kinds of Colt McCoy trade rumors floating around the NFL. McCoy played a considerable amount of  time in the game against the Vikings last night. He looked to be off to a great start and then the unthinkable happened, he threw an interception. McCoy wants to be a 49er. He is giving it his best shot and he did lead the team down the field on a 91 yard drive that led to a 49ers touchdown. McCoy went 11 for 15 in the game for 109 yards and had a longer per pass completion than the starting quarterback. The receivers drop a few of McCoy’s passes too. If they would have caught those balls, McCoy would have had a heck of a game. Colt McCoy is a gamer, he was the winning-est college quarterback of all time. Harbaugh can see McCoy has the ability to play in the NFL, he can see McCoy is a guy that can make things happen both with his arm and his feet. He can help the 49ers win given the opportunity. It is going to be interesting to see what happens to Colt McCoy this week. Harbaugh did say he is very confident to have Colt McCoy as his back up following last night’s game.


49ers re-work Colt McCoy’s contract

According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, the 49ers have re-worked the contract of quarterback Colt McCoy. Hearing 49ers re-did Colt McCoy's deal for veteran minimum. So $630K. Incentives likely included. — Matt Barrows (@mattbarrows) August 25, 2013 It looks like the 49ers will end up keeping McCoy instead of releasing or trading him.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading...

Report: 49ers trying to trade Colt McCoy

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  the 49ers are trying to trade quarterback Colt McCoy. Not a surprise: #49ers are making calls & trying to trade QB Colt McCoy. If no takers, a release is likely. They just signed Seneca Wallace — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 25, 2013 The Niners should be able to get at least a 7th round pick for McCoy.  He could end up being...

McCoy will be 49ers' backup QB

Colt McCoy said Sunday night that he restructured his contract for the season late Saturday, and coach Jim Harbaugh named the quarterback San Francisco's backup behind Colin Kaepernick despite an inconsistent preseason. ''I feel real good right now that Colt's the backup,'' Harbaugh said Sunday night after McCoy went 11 for 15 for 109 yards, an interception...

Colt McCoy Claims No. 2 QB Job with 49ers

San Francisco backup quarterback Colt McCoy has won the No. 2 job behind Colin Kaepernick, according to coach Jim Harbaugh.Fantasy Spin:Unfortunately, that doesn't mean that McCoy can produce at Kaepernick's level if the starter gets injured. The 49ers would likely make big changes to their offensive scheme and McCoy still has yet to show us he's fantasy worthy. There...

Report: 49ers Trying to Trade Colt McCoy

  Colt McCoy hasn’t had the best preseason so far, and the 49ers made the decision to sign Seneca Wallace earlier this week.  Now, it’s being reported that McCoy is on the trading block. Not a surprise: #49ers are making calls & trying to trade QB Colt McCoy. If no takers, a release is likely. They just signed Seneca Wallace — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 25, 2013

Jim Harbaugh Officially Announces Colt McCoy as QB2

So much for those trade rumors. Funny the difference hours can make. Not long after the 49ers beat the Vikings 34-14, Jim Harbaugh announced to the media that Colt McCoy would be the teams backup quarterback heading into the season. Whatever fire the 49ers were trying to light under McCoy’s ass apparently worked. Hours after reports were swirling that the 49ers were looking to...

Report: If 49ers can't trade Colt McCoy, he could be released

The NFL is a passing league with a woeful shortage of good passers. That supply-and-demand dynamic -- along with shoddy coaching and questionable personnel decisions -- goes a long way in explaining the Jets' current predicament. But Rex Ryan's Traveling Circus isn't alone. Due to injures or bad luck several teams are on the search for warm bodies compete at quarterback...

One Browns fan asked “Where is Colt McCoy, he was and still is a better QB than Brandon Weeden.

In typical Cleveland Browns fashion, they got rid of Colt McCoy. They traded him before he had a chance to show the new coaching staff that he could compete with Brandon Weeden in training camp. For some reason the Browns brain trust thought it would be better to bring in Brian Hoyer and Jason Campbell to compete in the so-called quarterback competition that never existed in Cleveland...

Jim Harbaugh names Colt McCoy his back up quarterback

Despite the fact that the 49ers were looking to trade Colt McCoy earlier today,  head coach Jim Harbaugh named him their backup quarterback after tonight’s preseason game against the Vikings, according to Matt Maiocco of Harbaugh announced McCoy as backup QB. — Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN) August 26, 2013 I’m sure McCoy taking a pay cut also help him stick around...

49ers trying to trade Colt McCoy, could be released

Less than six months after trading for quarterback Colt McCoy, the San Francisco 49ers are making calls to ship the four-year veteran out. If the 49ers are unable to make a trade, they will probably release McCoy, 

San Francisco 49ers vs Minnesota Vikings Preseason Wrapup

The San Francisco 49ers were able to get another preseason victory as they beat the Minnesota Vikings 34-14. This was a night for Jim Harbaugh to showcase Colt McCoy. There are five quarterbacks on the roster but McCoy played the majority of the game. B.J. Daniels did get a chance to show off his athletic ability. Seneca Wallace also got a chance to play at the end of the game. The...
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