Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 7/30/12
Whether he starts or backs up should we keep T-Jack? Even while battling through a pectoral injury in the 2011-12 NFL season, the Seattle Seahawks’ Quarterback Tarvaris Jackson was able to put up the best numbers of his career. He threw for 3,091 yards passing, and 14 touchdowns with 13 interceptions. While certainly not Aaron Rodgers or Tom Brady type numbers, he was able to do enough to keep the Seahawks competitive. Hometown fans can often be critical of Quarterbacks, wanting to discard them even though they might be the best fit for them for the short term. Truth be told, Jackson doesn’t really project as the long term answer for the Hawks, but should he at least be retained for one more year? To help answer this question, let’s look at some numbers from his fellow NFC West QBs from last season: Sam Bradford – St. Louis Rams – 2,164 yards, 6 touchdowns, 6 interceptions Kevin Kolb – Arizona Cardinals – 1,955 yards, 5 touchdowns, 4 interceptions John Skelton – Arizona Cardinals...
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