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Free Agent QB David Carr An Option For The Ravens?

Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun writes that free agent QB David Carr could be a potential backup quarterback option for the Ravens. Wilson cites Carr’s knowledge of new Ravens OC Gary Kubiak‘s system as one of key factors that could make him a decent fit. Wilson adds that Baltimore could also wait to see if the Texans release one of their backups such T.J. Yates or Case...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Pondering David Carr as a backup quarterback option for Ravens

The Ravens signaled their interest in upgrading the backup quarterback position when they made an unsuccessful run at Brandon Weeden before he signed with the Dallas Cowboys in March. Coach John Harbaugh reinforced that notion during the NFL owners meetings when he discussed backup quarterback Tyrod Taylor and noted that the former sixth-round draft pick was heading into the final...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Free Agent QB David Carr Hoping To Sign With A New Team Before The Draft

  According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, free agent QB David Carr is hoping to sign with a new team before the NFL Draft. Carr previously mentioned that “there are teams thinking about” signing him if they were to draft his brother Derek. “There’s so much positive things about having us both on the same team, that I don’t know why somebody wouldn’t think about it,”...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans: Ranking Their No. 1 Draft Picks Since 2000

The Houston Texans became an expansion team in 2002 after the Houston Oilers decided to move to Tennessee and become the Tennessee Titans.In 2002 they were awarded the first overall draft selection and this list ranks that pick along with all the other first round picks they've had in order of worst selection to best. 2002 David Carr QB Carr was selected first overall and ended...
Via Football Nation
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

David Carr wants to return to NFL to backup brother Derek

Former #1 overall pick, quarterback David Carr wants to return to the NFL, but not for the reason you might expect. The Houston Chronicle is reporting that David wants to return and be the backup to his brother Derek, who is listed as a top-5 quarterback in the 2014 NFL Draft quarterback class. David Carr’s […]
Via Full Scale Sports
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Derek Carr working with former Bucs OC Mike Sullivan

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Former Fresno State quarterback Derek Carr is currently working with former Buccaneers offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan. Derek Carr will work with former Bucs OC Mike Sullivan in advance of his pro day. Carr has also worked with current TB OC Jeff Tedford. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

David Carr selling huge home with theater for $2.8 million

David Carr won 23 games and made $47.4 million during his NFL career. That #1 pick money allowed Carr to buy this…
Via Busted Coverage
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

SOTT Draft Watch: Drafting For Need vs. BPA

Rick Smith at the NFL Combine I’ve always been a big believer in taking the best overall player in terms of draft strategy, but of course there is an exception to every rule. I hate the idea of reaching for a need position early at the cost of talent because you still have chances to fill your need later in the draft or with a trade. With career shortening injuries more prevalent...
Via State of the Texans
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Mock Draft 1.0: End of 2014 Regular Season Mock

1. Houston Texans - Teddy Bridgwater QB Louisville - How the mighty have fallen.  A year ago the Texans had top seeding in the playoffs with what seemed to be a surplus at QB with TJ Yates coming off the bench and leading the team.  The Texans need a clear direction at QB, they are in a lot better position to take a franchise QB than they were when they made David Carr the franchise...
Via Football Nation
January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

10 Backup Quarterbacks Who Haven't Seen Much Action This Season

Due to Tony Romo's herniated disc, the Dallas Cowboys are working out three veteran quarterbacks who haven't seen game action this year: former no. 1 overall 2002 Draft pick David Carr (pictured, was active with the New York Giants last season) , Tyler Thigpen (who played for the Buffalo Bills last season), and John Skelton (who started six games for the Arizona Cardinals last...
Via Football Nation
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys bring in David Carr for workout

Source: Elsa/Getty Images North America With Tony Romo out for the season the Dallas Cowboys find themselves in need of another quarterback in case something was to happen to Kyle Orton. Orton will start the Cowboys Week 17 game against the Philadelphia Eagles. His backup could be David Carr. The Cowboys will workout Carr on Tuesday. Carr has not been on anyone’s roster this season...
Via Tireball.com
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys To Work Out David Carr

David Carr the Legend Continues. The #Cowboys do have one visitor lined up: Former #Giants backup QB David Carr. That’ll happen tomorrow. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) December 24, 2013
Via BlackSportsOnline
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: David Carr will visit the Cowboys

    As the Dallas Cowboys search for a back up quarterback in case Tony Romo can’t play this week,  they’ll bring in former Giants David Carr,  according to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports. Free agent QB David Carr will visit to the Cowboys this week, a source tells @FOXSports1. Carr was most recently w/ division rival NYG. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo...
Via Pro Football Zone
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Victor Cruz probable Sunday vs. the Raiders

Yesterday, Victor Cruz was channeling his inner "David Carr" by wearing a red #8 jersey during practice. Not because he was scout team QB, but because he was a limited participant in practice. But today, per Giants beat writer Art Stapleton Victor Cruz probable, Brandon Jacobs doubtful, Trumaine McBride questionable and Corey Webster out for Sunday...
Via The Giant Exiles
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

The Devastating Dozen: Most Soul Crushing Losses In Texans History

The Houston Texans snatched defeat from the jaws of victory on Sunday night when they gave away a 24-6 late third quarter lead to the Indianapolis Colts. For fans that have lived and died with the results of Texans games during their short franchise history, the sick feeling they had in the pit of their stomach Sunday night was unfortunately all too familiar. The coaches on the...
Via State of the Texans
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

The State of the Houston Texans

Houston, we have...wait, no – that line can't possibly be used again, right? I won't do it, I can't do it; you all deserve better. Seriously, though, the Houston Texans are dealing with all sorts of issues at present. The most recent of which came at the hands of the St. Louis Rams, who delivered a Texas-sized beat down in Houston on Sunday afternoon, coasting to...
Via The Sports Post
October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football Diary: Week 5 Storylines

Texans’ QB Situation     In 2007, the Houston Texans gave 2007 and 2008 second round NFL draft picks to the Atlanta Falcons for Michael Vick’s then-backup quarterback, Matt Schaub.  Having only been an expansion team for a few years, the Texans were looking to distance themselves from the franchise’s first quarterback, David Carr, and their original head coach Dom Capers...
Via TD Fantasy Sports
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Free Agent QB David Carr To Try Out For Raiders, Matt Flynn On The Chopping Block?

Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports that free agent QB David Carr will go through a physical and tryout at the Raiders’ facility Sunday. The Raiders appear to be focused on adding another quarterback, even if it’s not Josh Freeman. Multiple reports have indicated that the Raiders are one of the favorites to sign Freeman, but Carr could be a contingency option if Freeman elects...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans to work out QB David Carr on Tuesday

With Jake Locker suffering an injury on Sunday, the Tennessee Titans are in need of a backup quarterback for Ryan Fitzpatrick who becomes the starter moving forward. It was initially believed that Locker had just suffered a knee injury, but at this afternoon’s press conference, head coach Mike Munchak revealed that he had a slight injury to his knee as well. Although reports vary...
Via thepigskinreport.com
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Titans to work out David Carr

  With Jake Locker out 4-8 weeks the Tennessee Titans have invited veteran backup quarterback David Carr in for a workout on Tuesday. Carr was cut by the New York Giants at the end of the preseason and had not been mentioned in connection to any team yet. With Jake Locker banged up, the Titans will work out free agent QB David Carr tomorrow, per a source. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo...
Via Tireball.com
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Carr, Sash cut as Giants reduce roster to 53

The New York Giants have changed backup quarterbacks and reached an injury settlement with veteran safety Tyler Sash in getting their roster down to the 53-man limit for next week's season opener at Dallas. The minor surprise Saturday was terminating the contract of David Carr, who had been Eli Manning's backup for four of the past five seasons. Curtis Painter, who was out...
Via Fox Sports
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants cut David Carr and 21 other players

The New York Giants released 22 players from the team to reach the 53 player roster limit. “It never gets easier, because every year the principals involved are different,” said head coach Tom Coughlin, via the team’s website. “My gut starts bothering me about two days before. The 
Via Sports-Glory
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants release veteran backup David Carr

getty images The New York Giants have released veteran backup quarterback David Carr. Carr, 34, was the first overall pick of the Houston Texans in the 2002 Draft and was in his second stint with the Giants. He will now have to scramble to find work and may open the season as a free agent. The writing was on the wall for Carr when the Giants signed Curtis Painter and drafted Ryan...
Via Tireball.com
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants-Jets Preseason Game: 5 Reasons To Watch

This is the third game of the preseason.  This means the starters will see more playing time, that is for those teams who have named their starters. The problem with this game is that neither team is making the faithful rush for Super Bowl tickets.That's okay, the preseason spectacle that is the New York Jets is worth watching. Here is what we are looking for:5. Reuben RandallRandall...
Via Football Nation
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Preseason: New York Giants Stampeded By Colts

The New York Giants suffered their 1st preseason loss to the Indianapolis Colts 20-12. Both teams for the most part played their starters in the 1st half. The Colts' 1st units clearly dominated the Giants' 1st units in the 1st half 17-9. Here’s a breakdown of the game for the Giants:Offensive Highlights:David Wilson looked explosive on both running and passing plays.Rueben...
Via Football Nation
August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

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