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Rex Grossman Reaches One-Year Deal with Falcons

The Atlanta Falcons announced Wednesday that they have reached a one-year agreement with quarterback Rex Grossman.Grossman, drafted out of Florida by the Bears in 2003, went on to start 31 games over six seasons. During the 2006 campaign Grossman started all 16 games and passed for 3,193 yards and 23 touchdowns as he led the Bears to their first super bowl appearance since 1985.More...
Via Pro Football Spot
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons Sign QB Rex Grossman

With two preseason games left before the 2015 NFL season kicks off, the Atlanta Falcons have signed 35-year-old QB Rex Grossman to a one-year, $1...
Via Athlon Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons sign Grossman to compete for backup quarterback job

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) The Atlanta Falcons have signed Rex Grossman to compete for the backup quarterback job behind Matt Ryan. Grossman, who hasn't thrown an NFL pass since 2011, helped Chicago go 13-3 in 2006 and reach the Super Bowl. He's 26-22 in his career since getting drafted in the first round 12 years ago. He joins T.J. Yates and Sean Renfree in the competition for the...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons Sign QB Rex Grossman To A One-Year Deal

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Falcons have signed QB Rex Grossman to a one-year deal. Grossman, 34, previously found interest from the Browns several months ago, but ultimately passed on the opportunity. He was apparently dealing with an injury a few weeks ago that he sustained while training. There’s an obvious connection between Grossman and offensive ... ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons kicking the tires on Rex Grossman

The Atlanta Falcons currently have quarterback Rex Grossman at team facilities for a workout and physical. Grossman didn’t play at all last year and hasn’t started a game since 2011, but he does have familiarity with Falcons offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan’s system. They were together in Washington and then again last year during camp in Cleveland. Falcons head coach...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Veteran QB Rex Grossman Visiting With Falcons

Vaughn McClure of ESPN reports that veteran QB Rex Grossman is in Atlanta taking a physical for the Falcons. Previous had said that the Falcons coaching staff would like to upgrade their backup quarterbacks position, as there’s some question as to whether or not T.J. Yates is really the team’s preferred option as Matt Ryan‘s backup. Grossman, 34, previously found interest...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Grossman contacted by Jets after Geno Smith broken jaw

The New York Jets are in emergency mode now that planned starting quarterback Geno Smith will be out 6-10 weeks, and they are looking to add some other QB options. One such player is veteran Rex Grossman. Reports have said the Jets have contacted Grossman, who has not attempted a pass in an NFL game since 2011. Jets have reached out to free-agent Rex Grossman, per source. #nyj...
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Rex Grossman turn down Browns offer?

In a sign that things aren’t getting better for a fledgling Cleveland Browns franchise, a recent report from ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler suggests that Rex Grossman turned down an invite to sign with the Browns. Grossman and the Browns couldn’t work out the logistics because he’s enjoying the holidays with his extended family. No matter how either side wants to spin this, Grossman...
Via Sportsnaut
December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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