Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/13/14
Monday turned out to be a busy day around the NFL with the San Francisco 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks making huge trades that landed two prime-time receivers in the NFC West. The Seahawks made a trade that will hopefully make Percy Harvin happy; while the 49ers trumped that by making a deal with the Baltimore Ravens for veteran Anquan Boldin.The New York Jets also made news Monday by signing veteran quarterback David Garrard to compete with Mark Sanchez for the starting job. It is unclear why the Jets have signed Garrard since they have Greg McElroy, Tim Tebow, and Matt Simms in camp. Surely Jets management does not actually think they made an upgrade by signing Garrard; the 35 year old veteran has not taken an NFL snap in two seasons after being knocked out of the league with injuries.Over his nine seasons with the Jacksonville Jaguars; Garrard played in 86 regular season games. He completed 61.6 percent of his passes for 16,003 yards, 89 touchdowns, and 54 interceptions. Garrard...
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