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The moves are coming thick and fast today. After it was announced that the team had cut twelve players prior to Monday's deadline, multiple sources are now reporting that Tarvaris Jacskon has been traded to the Bills for a late-round pick. Along with Barrett Ruud's trade to New Orleans, this is now the second time that John Schneider has been able to get something in return for a player the Seahawks were likely going to cut soon anyway.I have to admit, I'm sorry to see Jackson leave. When he came over from the Vikings last year, his lengthy highlight reel of panicked interceptions didn't inspire much confidence. He spent the first part of the season getting the crap beaten out of him behind a developing offensive line, and to add insult to injury he was also treated to loud boos and derisive opinions & analyses from pretty much everyone who wrote about the team, myself included. To his credit, Jackson never sniped back at any of his detractors, never lost hi...
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A person familiar with the discussions says the Buffalo Bills have reached an agreement with quarterback Tarvaris Jackson.
Jackson's arrival in Buffalo completes a trade with the Seattle Seahawks.
The person said a deal to restructure the final year of Jackson's contract was reached early Monday and that the quarterback was already traveling to Buffalo. The person spoke...
Tarvaris Jackson is headed to Buffalo.
According to a report from NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport, the Seattle Seahawks have come to an agreement with the Bills to deal their starting quarterback in 2011 in return for what is currently undisclosed.
Breaking: The #Seahawks will trade QB Tarvaris Jackson to the #Bills, two sources tell me. Finalized soon. Terms not yet available
— Ian Rapoport...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- A person familiar with the discussions says the Buffalo Bills have reached an agreement with quarterback Tarvaris Jackson. Jackson's arrival in Buffalo completes a trade with the Seattle Seahawks. The person said a deal to restructure the final year of Jackson's contract was reached early Monday and that the quarterback was already traveling to...
According to ESPN, and the AP, the Buffalo Bills have acquired Seattle QB Tarvaris Jackson.
Adam Schefter reports it will be for a conditional 7th round pick.
Also, it is reported the Bills have reached a contract restructure with Jackson, who was scheduled to make 4 million dollars this year. No reports yet on the terms of the deal.
Trade for Seattle: There was just no room in Seattle for Jackson. Russell Wilson had an impressive offseason to win the starting quarterback job as a 3rd round pick rookie, while Matt Flynn basically won the backup quarterback job by virtue of his fully guaranteed 8 million dollar salary in 2012, 6 million of which had already been paid to him in the form of a signing bonus. Jackson...
The Seahawks found themselves with a cluster of quarterbacks entering the final week of preseason, and decided to free up some space by trading Tarvaris Jackson to the Bills.
The Bills will give Jackson a shot to back up Ryan Fitzpatrick after finding Vince Young’s play unsatisfactory. Jackson had $4 million left on his contract, but was able to restructure the deal with the...
Tarvaris Jackson’s once-promising career continued its descending trend with a pending trade to the Buffalo Bills.
The success of rookie Russell Wilson this preseason in Seattle has given the team some peace of mind at the quarterback position, and they've dealt last year's starter Tarvaris Jackson to the Bills in exchange for an undisclosed draft pick. Jackson's starting job looked to be in jeopardy this offseason when the Seahawks signed former Packers backup Matt Flynn, but it...
Quarterback Tyler Thigpen will get a majority of the playing time in the Buffalo Bills' preseason finale.
It is Thigpen's final shot to win the backup job, and the newly acquired Tarvaris Jackson will take over in the fourth quarter of Buffalo's game at Detroit on Thursday.
Jackson will be judged on his potential as well, coach Chan Gailey said Tuesday. Buffalo acquired...
SEATTLE-After a phenomenal preseason run, the Seahawks have stepped up and named Russell Wilson as their starting quarterback for the immediate future.
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