The Green Bay Packers dumped backup quarterback Vince Young on Saturday and moved B.J. Coleman up to No. 2 on the teams depth cart.
While the move came as a surprise the Packers and general manager Ted Thompson took the blame for signing Young.
“Quite frankly, it probably wasn’t fair to Vince,” Thompson said. “We threw a lot on his plate, and the fault is probably...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers' backup quarterback carousel has not stopped spinning. After releasing both of their top reserves -- first Graham Harrell and then Vince Young -- over the past week, the Packers were left with only 2012 seventh-round pick B.J. Coleman to take snaps behind starter Aaron Rodgers. Now, not even that is true.
Coleman was released by the team...
The Green Bay Packers released first-year quarterback B.J. Coleman on Sunday evening, and then signed Seneca Wallace to backup Aaron Rodgers, reports Ed Werder of ESPN. Like Scott Tolzien, the Packers
The Packers do realize that their season is one hit away from disaster right?
Breaking news this AM: #Packers have released QB B.J. Coleman. No word on who backup QB will be but evidently not Coleman per NFL source
— Wes Hodkiewicz (@WesHod) September 2, 2013
As the old saying goes, the second best player on your NFL team is your backup quarterback. If that's true for the Green Bay Packers, they could be in some major trouble.Last week the Packers released quarterback Graham Harrell because they believed he wasn't good enough to be their backup quarterback. Many believed that meant that newly signed veteran Vince Young won the...
SO CLOSE, YET SO FAR
When the Packers cut Graham Harrell, it appeared Vince Young had locked up a backup quarterback job. Instead, the team released him.
GREEN BAY, Wis. When quarterback B.J. Coleman was drafted in the seventh round by the Green Bay Packers, the former Tennessee-Chattanooga star was hoping to stay in touch with his mentor, Brett Favre.
Two weeks later, with Coleman now in Green Bay for rookie minicamp, he has still not received a message of any kind from Favre.
"I'd like to have a great relationship with...