NFL Notes: David Garrard, Cardinals, Chiefs, & Rams

  David Garrard David Garrard would like to continue his NFL career, but has name hasn’t been connected to any teams at this point in time. (Adam Caplan) Cardinals DB Tyrann Mathieu has been cleared to participate in tackling drills next week. (Darren Urban) Chiefs The Chiefs should find some interest in their backup quarterbacks from teams looking to upgrade their current...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
25 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Tony Gonzalez, David Garrard, 49ers, Broncos, Falcons, & Saints

Tony Gonzalez Retired TE Tony Gonzalez said there is “probably no chance of me coming back to play.” (Ben Volin) David Garrard Veteran QB David Garrard mentioned that his agent has reached out to several teams in recent weeks including the Rams regarding an opportunity. (NFL.com) 49ers ILB Michael Wilhoite appears to be the “front runner” to start next to Patrick...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
26 days ago  |  Discuss

QB David Garrard apparently not retired, wants Rams to call him

Hey Rams, I'm not sure if you have David Garrard's number, but if you do, he wants you to call him! The former Jaguars quarterback took to Twitter on Monday to let St. Louis know that he'd be interested in playing for the team, you know, if the Rams decide to add a veteran quarterback. If the Rams haven't called Garrard yet, there's a reason, they haven'...
Via Pro Sports Daily
28 days ago  |  Discuss

David Garrard Wants A Call From The St. Louis Rams

Would love a call from the rams! — David Garrard (@davidgarrard9) August 25, 2014 Former Jacksonville Jaguars and New York Jets quarterback David Garrard took to Twitter to express his interest in the St. Louis Rams backup quarterback job. Garrard can’t seem to stay healthy and hasn’t played in a game since 2010 when he […] The post David Garrard Wants A Call From The St...
Via Diehardsport
29 days ago  |  Discuss

David Garrard hoping Rams call him after Sam Bradford injury

The St. Louis Rams were dealt a major blow over the weekend when Sam Bradford suffered another torn ACL that will keep him out for the entire 2014 season. Veteran backup Shaun Hill appears in line to step in as the starter, but there have been reports about the Rams exploring possible trades. David Garrard […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

David Garrard wants a shot with the Rams

The St. Louis Rams received some devastating news when they learned that starting quarterback Sam Bradford had re-torn his ACL. He was expected to get back to full health and pick up where he left off last season, but unfortunately that isn’t going to be the case. There are plenty of rumors flying around about quarterbacks that the Rams could pick up to replace him, but there is...
Via Sports-Glory
29 days ago  |  Discuss

David Garrard Tweets He’s Looking for a Job to Rams

David Garrard, 36, played for the New York Jets last season after his short lived retirement. Well, Garrard didn’t actually see the field in New York, as Geno Smith was the starting quarterback for the entire season. Most recognize Garrard from his Jacksonville days. The 10-year veteran spent nine of his seasons in Jacksonville, where he tossed 89 touchdowns to 54 interceptions...
Via BlackSportsOnline
29 days ago  |  Discuss

David Garrard Is Applying For Quarterback Jobs On Twitter

The bad news for the St. Louis Rams is that they’ve lost their quarterback, Sam Bradford, to another torn ACL on the same knee he had reconstructed last year. The good news for other quarterbacks looking for a job, however, is that a spot just opened up in St. Louis. Free agent QB David Garrard, who last played for the New York Jets after coming out of a short-lived retirement...
Via Next Impulse Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Game Preview: Jets (7-8) vs Dolphins (8-7)

Florham Park, NJ – At 7-8 the Jets have a chance to finish the season at .500 when most thought they'd be one of the worst teams in the league. A 6-10 embarrassment last season was followed by an offseason purge. David Garrard couldn't make it out of minicamp and Mark Sanchez didn't last through the preseason. The starter was a wide-eyed rookie taken in the second round...
Via Jets Insider.com
December 26, 2013  |  Discuss

David Garrard claims the Jets have asked him to come back next year

This is really interesting. According to Bart Hubbuch of the New York Post,  quarterback David Garrard told him that the Jets have already asked him to return for next season. David Garrard told me the Jets approached him two weeks ago about coming back next year. Not what I expected to hear. — Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP) December 6, 2013 I’m not sure why the Jets would want...
Via Pro Football Zone
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Garrard says Jets approached him about returning next season

We know one veteran quarterback who the New York Jets want back for 2014: David Garrard. The signal caller told the New York Post's Bart Hubbuch that the Jets approached him two weeks ago about returning next season. Garrard signed with the Jets as a free agent in March, but he left the team two months later because of recurring knee issues. The team brought him back in October...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets’ Brady Quinn released, David Garrard back with team

Darin Gantt of NBCSports reports that the New York Jets have released quarterback Brady Quinn and brought back QB David Garrard. The Jets brought in the aging Garrard before preseason, before the starters pistol for the Geno Smith Mark Sanchez QB race was fired.  However, bad knees and a realization that he could no longer play in the NFL sent Garrard into retirement. Fast forward...
Via NFL Injury Report
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets activate David Garrard, release Brady Quinn

FLORHAM PARK, NJ – The Jets announced Monday that they will indeed active quarterback David Garrard to the 53-man roster, releasing quarterback Brady Quinn in the process.The writing was on the wall for Quinn when the Jets decided to bring Garrard back for a two game "tryout" period, in which he was kept on the exempt list to see if he was healthy enough to play. In the...
Via Jets Insider.com
October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

QB Garrard gets second go-round with Jets

With Mark Sanchez out for the season, the Jets have signed David Garrard back to a minimum contract. Find out what role the aging quarterback will play on Gang Green and whether he believes he can contribute to the early season success.
Via nyj.scout.com
October 11, 2013  |  Discuss

David Garrard’s Nike shirt is priceless (Photo)

Check out David Garrard’s shirt now that he’s back with the Jets after retiring a couple of months ago. I love being a JET again!! pic.twitter.com/bymCpYDLyW — David Garrard (@davidgarrard9) October 10, 2013   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post David Garrard’s Nike shirt is priceless (Photo) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

David Garrard is Back

Florham Park, NJ - As the media huddled around his locker David Garrard left to get one thing. He came back wearing a shirt that read "Some Things Just Don't Retire." He got it before he decided to come back, and couldn't help but wear it on his first day back.Garrard retired during minicamp because his knee wasn't able to hold up through practice."When...
Via Jets Insider.com
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

David Garrard Joins New York Jets

Quarterback David Garrard has come out of retirement to join the Jets.Fantasy Spin:Garrard was put on New York's exempt list so he technically isn't on the active roster. With Geno Smith finally beginning to turn things around, Garrard figures only to be a backup when and if he's activated.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

David Garrard: What His Return to The Jets Really Means

David Garrard is back in New York. According to a story on ESPN.com, “The veteran journeyman, whose chronic knee condition forced him to retire in May -- only two months after he signed a one-year contract with the Jets -- took a physical and was removed from the reserve-retired list.”The former Jaguars and Jets quarterback is now considered a roster exemption for the Jets -...
Via Football Nation
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Quarterback Garrard returns to Jets

After considering retirement the last few months, quarterback David Garrard has re-signed with the New York Jets to serve as a veteran backup and mentor to rookie Geno Smith. The team announced Thursday that Garrard has been placed on the exempt list, but is eligible to practice and attend meetings. Garrard, who signed with New York in March before leaving because of a balky knee...
Via AP on Fox
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

David Garrard Comes Out of Retirement, Placed on Jets’ Exempt List

As it turns out, David Garrard is not ready for retirement just yet. The veteran quarterback, who retired in May due to chronic knee problems, decided Thursday to return to the New York Jets. He underwent a physical and was removed from the reserve-retired list. Garrard was placed on the team’s exempt list, meaning the Jets now have 10 days to decide if they want to add him to...
Via NESN.com
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

David Garrard unretires again

The New York Jets have announced that quarterback David Garrard has unretired and has been placed on the exempt list. David Garrard has made a return to the Jets.  Garrard, a nine-year NFL veteran who originally signed with us back in March before a balky knee forced him to leave in May, is on the exempt list for two games and we have this week and next to decide whether to activate...
Via Pro Football Zone
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets Re-Sign QB David Garrard

The New York Jets announced on Thursday that they have signed QB David Garrard and placed him on the Exempt List, which means Garrard will be given a two-week roster exemption. With Mark Sanchez undergoing season-ending surgery on his shoulder, the Jets currently have Brady Quinn and Matt Simms behind starter Geno Smith. Garrard mentioned that he was retiring after he hurt his...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

David Garrard Returns, Placed on Exempt List

David Garrard has made a return to the Jets. Garrard a nine-year NFL veteran who originally signed with us back in March before a balky knee forced him to leave in May is on the exempt list for two games and we have this week and next to decide whether to activate him. “I was able to take the whole summer off and let my body heal. I started training a couple of months ago and...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

David Garrard Re-Signs With Jets

Garrard retired in the summer when he said his knee was giving him a problem, guess the knee feels better now. Jets now make it official: David Garrard has re-signed with them. Placed on Exempt List for next 2 games. Could be activated after that #nyj — Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN) October 10, 2013
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

David Garrard retires as one of ECU's greats

David Garrard retired recently from the New York Jets due to an ailing knee injury. Michael Prunka pays tribute to one of the greatest Pirates to wear the purple and gold.
Via eastcarolina.scout.com
June 04, 2013  |  Discuss
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