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Wilson, Painter looking to survive preseason

John Parker Wilson and Curtis Painter begin preseason at the bottom of the quarterback depth charts for the Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Giants. They hope the climb out of the basement starts on Saturday when the two teams meet in the exhibition opener. Wilson is behind second-stringer Bruce Gradkowski and rookie Landry Jones. Painter, who started eight games in Indianapolis...
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August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Steelers Training Camp Questions – What To Do With John Parker Wilson

By Matthew Marczi Whether or not it was a surprise that the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted a quarterback in the fourth round of the 2013 NFL Draft depended greatly on who you asked. Equally elusive was the answer to the question of whether or not it was a good idea. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger missed three games [...] 2013 Steelers Training Camp Questions – What To Do With John...
Via Steelers Depot
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers pick up John Parker Wilson off waivers

The Pittsburgh Steelers claimed former Jaguars quarterback John Parker Wilson off of waivers today. After a successful college career at Alabama, Parker Wilson has hopped around from team to team as a third-string quarterback.  We’ll have to wait and see what the Steelers plan on doing with him.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Did the Jacksonville Jaguars make room for a QB?

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced the release of third string QB John-Parker Wilson which leaves them with only two QB’s on the roster, Blaine Gabbert and Chad Henne. That news isn’t a shock come this time of year, but it does raise an interesting question. We all know how bad the QB play in Jacksonville was and with the release of guy considered to be in development, did...
Via The Penalty Flag
March 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Claim QB John Parker Wilson Off Waivers From Jaguars

The Pittsburgh Steelers claimed former Alabama quarterback John Parker Wilson off waivers from the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday. Wilson originally signed with the Atlanta Falcons as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He spent three seasons in Atlanta and was waived prior to the start of the 2012 season. Wilson was signed to the Jaguars practice squad in early September of...
Via Steelers Depot
February 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Peters to NFI while Falcons cut Wilson

The Falcons announced today that to get down to their 75-man roster limit, the team waived QB John Parker Wilson and placed DT Corey Peters on the reserve/non-football injury list. As such, Peters is ineligible to play for the first six weeks of the regular season. He suffered a foot injury during the off-season, and has missed the entire training camp and preseason because of it...
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August 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Falcons waive QB Wilson

The Atlanta Falcons waived quarterback John Parker Wilson and placed defensive tackle Corey Peters on the reserve/non-football injury list because of a foot injury on Sunday to get down to the 75-player limit. Wilson has spent the past two seasons as the Falcons third quarterback. Peters has started 30 of 31 career games the past two seasons, while recording 73 tackles, including...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Falcons place Peters on reserve list, waive Wilson

The Atlanta Falcons placed starting defensive tackle Corey Peters on the reserve injured list and waived third string quarterback John Parker Wilson on Sunday. Peters missed all of training camp and preseason with a left foot injury. The earliest Peters can return is Oct. 28 at Philadelphia. He must sit out the first six games. Wilson spent the past two seasons on the depth chart...
Via AP on Fox
August 26, 2012  |  Discuss

John Parker Wilson added to active roster; Powell released

Falcons quarterback John Parker Wilson was signed to the active roster today after the Minnesota Vikings tried to snatch him off the practice squad. Curtis Compton/ FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons released defensive tackle Carlton Powell and added quarterback John Parker Wilson to the active roster on Friday. The Vikings, who released Donovan McNabb yesterday, tried...
December 02, 2011  |  Discuss

LSU-Alabama trash talk hits Falcons locker room

The hype surrounding Saturday’s college football showdown between No. 1 LSU and No. 2 Alabama made its way into the Falcons locker room. Center Todd McClure (LSU) and quarterback John Parker Wilson (Alabama) stood toe-to-toe Wednesday defending their alma maters. “We can pick any 22 guys to go out and play against this Alabama team, it doesn’t matter,” McClure said. “They...
November 02, 2011  |  Discuss
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