Found February 16, 2013 on Fantasy Football Champs:
Tarvaris Jackson has agreed to a one-year, $4.5 million deal with Buffalo. SOURCE: buffalobills.comFantasy Spin:Bills coach Doug Marrone says the starting job is up for grabs. If Jackson has a good training camp, he could conceivably be the team's Week 1 starter at quarterback. His main competition will be last year's starter Ryan Fitzpatrick (24 TD, 16 INT, 83.3 QB rating).

Tarvaris Jackson Coming Back Isn’t a Bad Thing: Bills News Wrap Up

Yesterday morning, the Bills cut QB Tavaris Jackson. When I first saw the text from “Buddy Nix” (how the Bills texts show up on my phone), I only saw Jackson’s name and didn’t really give it any thought considering the QB was almost never active for the team. But quickly the angry/mocking tweets started to emerge and it became clear that no, Tavaris Jackson was re signed...

Bills Re-Sign QB Tarvaris Jackson

Buffalo Bills new head coach Doug Marrone mentioned that they’ve reached an agreement with soon-to-be free agent QB Tarvaris Jackson, via “I spoke with Ryan (Fitzpatrick) and Tarvaris (Jackson) and told them we will have an open competition at the quarterback position – similar to what we will do at all positions on our team heading into our offseason work...

Bills re-sign Tavaris Jackson, will compete for starting job

The Buffalo Bills announced on Friday that they’ve re-signed quarterback Tarvaris Jackson and he’ll have the opportunity to compete with Ryan Fitzpatrick for the starting job. “I spoke with Ryan (Fitzpatrick) and Tarvaris (Jackson) and told them we will have an open competition at the quarterback position – similar to what we will do at all positions on our team heading into...

Ryan Fitzpatrick, Tarvaris Jackson to partake in 'open competition' for Bills' QB gig

Ryan Fitzpatrick will have an opportunity to earn the Buffalo Bills' starting quarterback gig in 2013. So will Tarvaris Jackson.Friday, the Bills announced they re-signed Jackson, who was acquired in 2012 as a reserve. With that, head coach Doug Marrone said the pair of signal-callers will partake in an "open competition" this summer. Intriguing, we know. “I feel...

Buffalo Bills jettison veteran cornerback McGee

The Buffalo Bills shakeup continues as they parted ways with 11-year veteran cornerback Terrence McGee on Thursday. McGee was one of the longest tenured members of the Bills, playing for the team for 10 seasons. McGee had one year remaining on his contract for an affordable $1.75 million next season but he would have counted roughly $4.5 million against the salary cap for the Bills...

Bills cut veteran CB Terrence McGee

The rebuilding continues in Buffalo as the team looks to create more cap space and a new look in the midst of yet another coaching change. One week after cutting ties with George Wilson and Nick Barnett, the Bills have released cornerback Terrence McGee, who has been in Buffalo for nine seasons, they announced on the team's official website Thursday. "Terrence has...

Bills Release Leading Tackler Nick Barnett and Others

News of the release of NFL veterans is occurring at a modest pace these days, and the Buffalo Bills got the week kicked off by letting two of their veterans know that their future services would not be required: S George Martin and LB Nick Barnett. The news was confirmed by a number of media [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Buffalo Bills re-sign QB Tarvaris Jackson

On paper, this deal isn’t a terrible value. Tarvaris Jackson can earn up to 4.5 million with incentives with this deal, which isn’t unreasonable for a solid backup quarterback, which is what I think Jackson is. No longer is Jackson the “project/developmental quarterback.” He turns 30 in a couple of months and he’s as good as he’s going to get. He’s now an experienced...

Notebook: T-Jack to compete for starting spot

Former Vikings quarterback Tarvaris Jackson will have a chance to start for the Buffalo Bills. Plus Roger Goodell isn’t living check-to-check, and the Packers released Charles Woodson.

Bills Prepared To Add Another QB In The Draft?

Tim Graham of Buffalo News writes that the Bills “almost certainly” will take a quarterback in either the first or second-round of this year’s NFL draft. “Somebody’s got to go if that’s the case,” said Tarvaris Jackson in response to the idea of adding another quarterback in the draft. Buffalo made somewhat of a surprising move on Friday when they re-signed Jackson to...


One of the rare few photos of DNP in a Bills uniform. Photo credit to Andrew Weber / US Presswire I’m in a wonderful mood because the Sabres lost again yesterday (of course) so I’m taking it out on you, whether you're seeing it here or on my massively under-viewed website that none of you know about. I’ve always stuck to my rule of only speaking of (and writing...

Bills give Terrence McGee pink slip, team not done trimming

The Buffalo Bills released veteran cornerback Terrence McGee Thursday in another chop to the team’s aging defensive squad and bloated salary situation.McGee is the third such cut to the Buffalo squad in three days, as fellow vets Nick Barnett and George Wilson were handed their walking papers Monday. (photo: Matt Britt, Flickr)Don’t expect the team to stop there, as McGee...

Just For Kicks: Comparing, contrasting AFC East kickers thanks to a slow news day

It's a slow news day. And since this is AFC East Daily and not SportsCenter, we won't try to create a story where there isn't one. We'll just pass the time. So no news is good news -- for the kickers. The AFC East has a pretty good dynamic of boots, so it's only fair they get their annual 400(ish) words of fame.Who better to start with than Buffalo Bills kicker...
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