Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/19/14

DENVER - NOVEMBER 22: Quarterback Chris Simms #2 of the Denver Broncos hands the ball off against the San Diego Chargers as he delivers a pass during NFL action at Invesco Field at Mile High on November 22, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. The Chargers defeated the Broncos 32-3. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
The Patriots have brought in a quarterback, but don’t expect a Tim Tebow-size controversy in New England. Chris Simms, who played quarterback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Tennessee Titans, has been hired to help with coaching duties, Ian R. Rapoport of the Boston Herald reports. Simms was also a backup passer in Denver. Simms, 31, who went to the University of Texas before being drafted in 2003 and playing in 23 games in the NFL from 2004 to 2009, is the son of quarterback Phil Simms, who played for the Giants when New England coach Bill Belichick was defensive...
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  • Chris was lousy at Texas. Was lousy in NFL!Makes me wonder what Daddy has over Coach Brown from Texas to pull Major Applewhite in favor of Chris,and Coach Bellypuke to have to put up with a loser! What is Chris going to teach to pretty boy Brady? How to possible smoke or snort something! More of a trouble maker, than a positive!Guess Pats will be 8-8 at best next season.
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