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The past couple of months have been rather difficult for fourth-year Jacksonville quarterback Blake Bortles, but the last week has undoubtedly been the toughest. He lost his starting job twice in that time. First to a piece of punctuation, then to an actual sentient human being. With new boss Tom Coughlin in place, no other starting NFL QB was under more scrutiny than Bortles in...
August 24, 2017  |  Discuss

Carson Palmer got into funny argument with reporter over his age

Carson Palmer is apparently older than even he cares to admit.The Arizona Cardinals QB had a funny argument with a reporter Wednesday, insisting that there was no way he was older than retired signal caller Byron Leftwich, the Cardinals’ quarterbacks coach. A quick Google search however ultimately ruled against Palmer, per Darren Urban of the team’s website. The person in question...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Former NFL QB Byron Leftwich to call plays for Cardinals in preseason game

One year after being a coaching intern for the Arizona Cardinals, quarterbacks coach Byron Leftwich is taking the next step in his career.Head coach Bruce Arians announced on Wednesday that Leftwich, with all of one year coaching experience, will call plays in the team’s preseason game against the Oakland Raiders this week. It’s quite astonishing that Arians is already giving Leftwich...
Via Sportsnaut
August 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Bruce Arians: Byron Leftwich will be head coach ‘early and fast’

Considering he was the No. 7 pick of the 2003 draft, Byron Leftwich’s playing career was somewhat of a disappointment. He threw 51 touchdown passes and 36 interceptions for the Jaguars with a passer rating of 80.5. Jacksonville released him just before the 2007 season, and he spent the last five years of his career as a backup.Leftwich’s coaching career could turn out differently...
Via The Sports Daily
June 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers 2013 Free Agents Analysis: QB Byron Leftwich – Unrestricted

The Pittsburgh Steelers offseason is in full swing now and we will continue on with our breakdown of the free agents as we inch closer towards the start of free agency. Next up on the list of unrestricted free agents is quarterback Byron Leftwich. Player: Byron Leftwich Position: Quarterback Experience: 9 Years Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2012 Salary Cap Hit: $605,000.00...
Via Steelers Depot
January 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers Concerned Leftwich Could Miss Time Due To Injuries Suffered Against The Ravens

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Byron Leftwich was obviously banged up quite a bit in the 13-10 loss to the Baltimore Ravens Sunday night and reports early Monday suggest that he could miss some time moving forward as a result. Jason La Canfora reports Monday via Twitter that the Steelers are concerned Leftwich could be out for a while due to the injuries suffered Sunday night....
Via Steelers Depot
November 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Steelers will rally around Leftwich despite doubters

One thing we know about the Steelers, they take the “us against the world” mentality and run with it any chance they get. Bill Cowher preached it during his tenure, and the players today still use it when they feel like nobody is giving them a chance. Right now, most of the league “experts” are leaving the Steelers for dead now that Ben Roethlisberger is out indefinitely with his...
Via SteelerAddicts
November 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Steelers re-sign QB Byron Leftwich

The Pittsburgh Steelers have agreed to terms with veteran backup quarterback Byron Leftwich. Terms of the one-year deal were not disclosed. Leftwich missed the entire 2011 season after breaking his left arm in the preseason. The 32-year-old Leftwich has thrown just seven passes since the Steelers signed him in 2010. Leftwich spent the first four seasons of his career with the...
Via FOX Sports
April 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 Free Agents Analysis: QB Byron Leftwich

Continuing on with our with our player by player look at the Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 Free Agents as we get closer to the beginning of the 2012 free agency period. We have started our analysis of the Steelers unrestricted free agents and we now move forward with the unrestricted group by taking a look at quarterback Byron Leftwich. Check the links at the bottom of the post to see...
Via Steelers Depot
February 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Byron Leftwich Having Surgery This Morning On Broken Arm

Steelers backup quarterback Byron Leftwich is undergoing surgery this morning to repair his broken left, non-throwing arm that he suffered in last night's preseason game against the Falcons. The injury happened in the third quarter when Leftwich landed awkwardly on his left arm after scrambling to the right side. He immediately ran to the sideline screaming in pain as his arm just...
Via Steelers Depot
August 28, 2011  |  Discuss

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