Veteran DE Jamaal Anderson, WR Armanti Edwards & QB Rusty Smith Trying Out For The Saints

  The Saints are hosting 38 players for tryouts this weekend during their minicamp that runs through Sunday, according to the New Orleans Times-Pacayune. Veteran DE Jamaal Anderson, WR Armanti Edwards, C Samson Satele and QB Rusty Smith are among the most notable players trying out for the team. Anderson, 28, was the No. 7 overall pick of the 2007 NFL Draft, but has bounced around...
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May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants release four players to make room for undrafted free agents

With the New York Giants over the roster limit after signing a handful of undrafted free agents following the 2014 NFL Draft, they’ve announced the release of four players. Those players were: QB Rusty Smith LB Allen Bradford CB Junior Mertile P Jordan Gay These guys were cut to make room for undrafted free-agent signings defensive tackles Kelcy Quarles (South Carolina...
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May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants Release Four Playing Including QB Rusty Smith

  According to Dan Graziano of, the New York Giants released four players on Monday including: QB Rusty Smith, LB Allen Bradford, CB Junior Mertile and P Jordan Gay. Smith, 27, lasted close to two weeks with the Giants before being cut loose. The odds of him making the team were good in the first place given that New York currently has Ryan Nassib and Josh Freeman behind...
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May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Breakdown & Analysis of Giants Starting Offense

QB:1.) Eli Manning2.) Josh Freeman3.) Curtis Painter4.) Ryan Nassib5.) Rusty SmithNow, obviously, Eli Manning is the starting QB & nothing will change that, other than his own health. The re-signing of Curtis Painter and the signing of Josh Freeman & Rusty Smith do nothing but provide depth. Eli Manning is the face of the franchise, and with this new offensive west coast...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants Mock Draft: Analyzing top experts’ latest first-round selections

Just over a week remains until the 2014 NFL Draft and anticipation has already reached its peak. Fans are curious to see who their favorite team will pick in the first round with the hope of that player helping their team compete for the coveted Lombardi Trophy. The New York Giants have been a very difficult team to pinpoint throughout this process, in part because there is still...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants sign QB Rusty Smith, Curtis Painter undergoes knee surgery

The New York Giants announced they had signed quarterback Rusty Smith on Monday. The signing made quarterback No. 5 on the Giants’ roster, alongside incumbent starter Eli Manning, Curtis Painter, Ryan Nassib and Josh Freeman. Smith spent the first four seasons of his NFL career as a backup for the Tennessee Titans. He played sparingly, appearing in three games and starting one...
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April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Free Agent QB Rusty Smith Works Out For The Saints

  Howard Balzer of the reports that free agent QB Rusty Smith worked out for the Saints on Thursday. Smith previously worked out for the Giants in recent weeks. The Saints currently have a few quarterbacks on their roster, so this is somewhat interesting. New Orleans re-signed Luke McCown to a contract this offseason and they have Ryan Griffin as their No. 3 option...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Free Agent QB Rusty Smith Visited Giants Friday

  Howard Balzer of the reports that free agent QB Rusty Smith visited with the Giants on Friday. Smith, 27, was a sixth-round of the Tennessee Titans back 2010 and spent the first four years of his career with the team. He’s appeared in three games over the course of his career, but it’s hard to imagine that the Giants would see him as competition for the...
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April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Titans free agency: Breaking down team's potential re-signings

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- During free agency last year, the Titans went on an unprecedented spending spree. More than $100 million was committed to signing free agents in hopes of making the playoffs for the first time since 2008. By season's end, third-year head coach Mike Munchak was fired after the team struggled to a 7-9 record. It's a completely new era for the franchise. With the...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Ask DraftSeason | Titans Look to Add a Quarterback in the Draft?

Question: What ya thinking for my Titans … do they spend a pick on a quarterback in the first 3 rounds??? How much longer will they give Locker before they try something new? - Smokin Joe | Spring Hill, Tennessee Response: Smokin Joe, thanks for the question. There are a lot of different things I want to address in this question. 1. The Titans only own two picks in the first three...
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January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Titans Signing QB Tyler Wilson

Jim Wyatt reports that the Tennessee Titans are signing rookie Tyler Wilson to their active roster. Wilson was waived the Raiders back in September, despite being a fourth-round pick back in April. He was unable to outplay undrafted free agent Matt McGloin during training camp and has been largely disappointing thus far. The Titans have Rusty Smith and John Skelton as the backups...
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December 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Titans Notebook: Third-string QB issues, LB Fokou returns

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- There aren't many times during an NFL season where a team discusses thebackup to its emergency quarterback.Wouldn't that, in essence, make that player the emergency quarterback to the emergency quarterback? Sounds convoluted, but it's where the Titans (4-6) are heading into Sunday's game at Oakland (4-6), even with the signing of veteran quarterback John Skelton...
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November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

John Skelton to operate as third strong QB for Titans

The Tennessee Titans added quarterback John Skelton to their roster but the veteran is merely there for depth. Rusty Smith will remain the No. 2 quarterback behind Ryan Fitzpatrick. The Titans have one of the weakest quarterback depth charts in the entire league. Ryan Fitzpatrick will continue to start.
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss
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