MATT SIMMS RUMORS & GOSSIP
The Jets have re-signed one of the quarterbacks they waived Saturday to their practice squad.
Matt Simms, who was among the club’s final cuts, is among the first seven players added to the Jets’ practice roster, the team said Sunday.
Another practice squad addition was ex-Rams tailback Daryl Richardson, whom the Jets also waived Saturday.
In the fall of 2012, Matt Simms wondered if he would ever get another chance.
The quarterback had been cut at the end of training camp that year and spent the fall working with high school quarterbacks and getting a few tryouts with NFL teams. But he could not be sure if he would ever put on an NFL uniform again.
“There was that possibility,” Simms said this week. “I was...
New York Jets quarterbacks coach David Lee was not among those who were charmed, nor amused, when Matt Simms busting out New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz’s trademark salsa dance after throwing a touchdown pass during the third quarter of Friday’s preseason game against Cruz’s Giants team. In fact, Lee intimated that he threatened […] The post Jets QB coach: I told...
If any preseason game actually “matters,” it’s the ones that transpired this past weekend. They were the dress rehearsals for each team, when they let their starters play most of the first half and sometimes into the second. So it provided the best glimpse yet at who is, and who isn’t, ready to go in 2014.
What players were at each extreme of the spectrum this week? To see...
When you’re evaluating an NFL quarterback one of the most underrated qualities is lateral quickness. It’s one thing to be able to sprint for major gains like Colin Kaepernick or Cam Newton, but just as important is the ability to move your feet and get out of tricky situations when the pocket collapses.
If this past weekend’s preseason game against the Giants is anything to...
Matt Simms is a backup QB for the Jets and following a preseason touchdown toss, the exuberant Simms began a valiant (although unsuccessful) effort at a salsa dance. Meant to be a direct shot at the Giants Victor Cruz, the Jets opponent for the evening, he ended up with a pathetic laugh from the referee.
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New York Jets backup quarterback Matt Simms celebrated a go-ahead touchdown pass against the New York Giants with a poor attempt at a salsa dance as he tried to imitate the celebration move of Giants receiver Victor Cruz.Simms decided to embarrass himself by taunting his father Phil's former team after throwing an 11-yard touchdown which gave the Jets a 24-21 lead. A nearby...
Matt Simms was playing the New York Giants in a preseason game on Friday night, so he figured that would be the perfect time to do his best impression of Victor Cruz’s salsa dance. After throwing a touchdown pass to give the Jets the lead in the fourth quarter, Simms broke out his salsa dance. […]
You have to feel for Matt Simms.
He's the third-string quarterback for the New York Jets and everyone knows that there's little to no chance -- barring injuries -- that he moves ahead of either Michael Vick or Geno Smith on the depth chart.
So, you can't blame the man for having a little fun on Friday night during a preseason game against the New York Giants. Simms found...
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It’s always fun when the Giants and Jets play each other, preseason is no exception, especially when the very blonde and very pale Matt Simms ups and hits the salsa after throwing a touchdown.
Oh, and guess who was watching…
The ref cracking up is the best thing in life
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