Patriots Work Out Brady Quinn, Could Ryan Mallett be Traded?

The New England Patriots have no experience behind Tom Brady at the quarterback position. While the same could be said for most contenders around the league, it’s still important to note that if Brady goes down, the Patriots will be in trouble.  There is absolutely no reason to believe that free agent journeyman Brady Quinn could be a viable short-term replacement should Brady...
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13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots work out Brady Quinn

The New England Patriots worked out Brady Quinn on Monday, according to ESPN’s Field Yates and Andrew Perloff of Sports Illustrated. Source: QB Brady Quinn’s workout on Monday was indeed with the Patriots, as @andrewperloff had heard as well. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) August 1, 2014 Hearing Brady Quinn worked out for Pats on Monday. Says “something needs to happen” for...
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13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Leidner's confidence grows after offseason workouts with NFL players

CHICAGO -- Teammates Mitch Leidner and David Cobb were walking from their hotel rooms Monday morning, when Cobb stopped to remind his quarterback about how far he'd progressed in just two years at the University of Minnesota. "I said, 'Mitch, Do you remember when you couldn't throw a spiral?'" Cobb joked. "He doesn't like that, but I laugh with...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

What on Earth Could Get New England Patriots QB Ryan Mallett So Excited?

During a break during practice over the weekend New England Patriots quarterback Ryan Mallet was seen literally jumping for joy over with the fans. Hmmm....I wonder why....Could it be because the team traded that Brady guy and was naming him the No. 1 quarterback? Did his jersey sales surpass RGIII's?Did he find Waldo? No, but he....via Imgur....did get his jersey signed by Tom...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Patriots’ Tom Brady Gives Autograph to Ryan Mallett

Who doesn’t want a personal autograph from the New England Patriots’ star quarterback Tom Brady? Apparently backup quarterback, Ryan Mallett was proud to have Brady autograph his arm during a practice session. Everybody loves a Tom Brady autograph…even @Ryan_mallett_15 pic.twitter.com/2nFRDESbzJ — New England Patriots (@Patriots) July 26, 2014 Now will … The post Photo...
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On the Bubble: Ryan Mallett's fate tied directly to Jimmy Garappolo's development

We've built up to training camp by taking a look at players who might be in danger of getting cut this year with our "On the Bubble" series, including some notable veterans like Dan Connolly, Ryan Wendell, Kenbrell Thompkins and Brandon Bolden. Today we close out the series with Tom Brady's backup of two years: quarterback Ryan MallettTypically, the "On the...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Position Preview: Quarterback edition

The quarterback position has made some exciting talk this offseason, but in all reality, the New England Patriots don’t want much to change under center heading into 2014. Ryan Mallett and Jimmy Garoppolo will each get a chance to show what they can do during training camp and preseason. After…
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June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmy Garoppolo trying to be ‘consistently good, not occasionally good’

New England Patriots 62nd overall pick Jimmy Garoppolo is trying to be “consistently good” each day. Garoppolo enjoyed plenty of reps during the Patriots first day of minicamp on Tuesday with backup quarterback Ryan Mallet out for undisclosed reasons. “You’re expected to know everything and get people in the right spot, and take command,” Garoppolo said, via Patriots.com...
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June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Mallett Limited, Alfonzo Dennard Absent At Patriots Minicamp

FOXBORO, Mass. – Vince Wilfork’s recovery from a torn Achilles seems to be going as well as anyone possibly could have expected. The big New England Patriots nose tackle stayed on the practice field for the entire two-hour minicamp session at Gillette Stadium. Wilfork had disappeared into the practice bubble during all three organized team activities open to the media. Defensive...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Mallett, Brandon LaFell Among Patriots Absent From OTAs

FOXBORO, Mass. — Tom Brady and Jimmy Garoppolo were able to get in some extra work on Thursday at organized team activities. Fourth-year backup quarterback Ryan Mallett was among seven New England Patriots players who were not spotted during OTAs. Mallett’s absence was excused, the Boston Herald’s Jeff Howe reported. Wide receivers Aaron Dobson and Brandon LaFell, defensive...
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June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Rumors: Ryan Mallett focused despite trade talks

Ryan Mallett is focused on workouts even with trade talks surrounding his head.#178350435 / gettyimages.comWe all know who Ryan Mallet is by now. He's that guy everybody wants -- but they don't. Prior to the draft, Mallett was a hot topic amidst Texans talk. He was rumored to be traded from New England to Houston to fill their QB voidHowever, contradictory to popular opinion...
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June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Mallett says he’s stayed focused amid trade rumors

For a backup quarterback, Ryan Mallett’s name has been in the news quite a bit this offseason. In the day leading up to the draft, Mallett was rumored to be heading to the Houston Texans. The speculation that the Patriots would move the 25-year-old was only heightened the next day when the team drafted Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo in the second round. Mallett...
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May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Why New England should trade Ryan Mallett for Houston’s Andre Johnson

One of the biggest stories coming out of the draft has been the Patriots taking Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo in the second round. Obviously, using such a high pick on a quarterback means that the organization is preparing for life after Tom Brady. It also spells trouble for Ryan Mallett, New England’s current backup. Drafted out of Arkansas in 2011, Mallett was...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Could the Cowboys trade for Ryan Mallett, LaMichael James this summer?

In the NFL, most of the offseason wheeling and dealing occurs early in free agency or during the draft. However, it's not unusual for a trade to happen during training camp or just before the season starts. Since Monday is the unofficial start of summer, NFL.com writer Chris Wesseling compiled a list of 10 trade candidates who could change uniforms in July or August and the...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Could the Dallas Cowboys look to trade for a quarterback like Ryan Mallett?

The Dallas Cowboys could be looking for a new quarterback soon, especially with Kyle Orton retiring from football.  If that is the case, the Cowboys could look to trade for a veteran quarterback.  There are not many options out there, some are Christian Ponder, Matt Cassel and Ryan Mallett.  Mallett is a guy that I […] The post Could the Dallas Cowboys look to trade for a quarterback...
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May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Rumors: New England 'not that interested' in Ryan Mallett trade

After much speculation about Patriots quarterback Ryan Mallett being traded, head coach Bill Belichick seemingly put an end to those rumors this morning on Sirius XMNFL radio. The radio station shared the news via Twitter quoting Belichick saying:"That’s not really something that we’re that interested in" The rumors began to surface when the Houston Texans and head...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick: Patriots ‘not interested’ in trading Ryan Mallett

New England Patirots coach Bill Belichick told Sirius XM NFL Radio that trading quarterback Ryan Mallett is “not really something we’re that interested in.” “Ryan has done a good job for us,” Belichick said on the radio show, via ESPNBoston.com. “Fortunately for our team, maybe unfortunately for Ryan, he hasn’t really had any playing time in the last three years. But...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick: Patriots Not Interested In Trading Ryan Mallett

Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots have a plan for Ryan Mallett at quarterback.  It likely includes Mallett spending one more season as a backup before bolting as a free agent, but Belichick has a plan for the big armed quarterback. In a Thursday interview with SiriusXM NFL Radio, Belichick made it clear that the Pats were not interested in moving Mallett. A Mallett trade...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick: Patriots Not Interested In Trading Ryan Mallett

Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots have a plan for Ryan Mallett at quarterback.  It likely includes Mallett spending one more season as a backup before bolting as a free agent, but Belichick has a plan for the big armed quarterback. In a Thursday interview with SiriusXM NFL Radio, Belichick made it clear that the Pats were not interested in moving Mallett. A Mallett trade...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

New England Patriots Have “No Interest” in Trading Ryan Mallett

In what world does this make sense? The New England Patriots exhausted a second-round pick on a quarterback in a draft where they could have acquired an immediate impact performer at another position. Now comes the news that they have no interest in trading backup quarterback Ryan Mallett, who was selected in the third round of the 2011 draft.  Patriots head coach Bill Belichick...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Could the New England Patriots cut Ryan Mallett?

Does Bill O’Brien the former Patriots offensive coordinator  know something that we as media don’t?  The New England Patriots usually do not carry 3 quarterbacks on their roster, and there is a very good reason for that, because their quarterback is probably the best quarterback to play the game over the past 10 years.  Tom […] The post Could the New England Patriots cut...
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May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Houston Rumor: Trade with Patriots for QB Mallett still possible

Ryan Mallett could still become a Houston Texan. The Texans went into the 2014 NFL Draft with three quarterbacks under contract. T.J.Yates, Case Keenum, and Ryan Fitzpatrick were not really who you wanted to go into a new season with, so it was assumed that the Texans would go with a rookie QB and early.                                                 ...
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May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Texans won’t trade for Ryan Mallett

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported that the Texans might still trade for Patriots back up quarterback Ryan Mallett. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle shot down Rapoport’s report. Texans will not be trading for Ryan Mallet. — John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) May 13, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; ...
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May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans not trading for Ryan Mallett?

getty images Ah, make it stop already. The ongoing saga about the Houston Texans and New England Patriots backup quarterback Ryan Mallett continues. After NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport said that the Texans and Patriots had interest in working out a deal, John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports that a trade will not happen. Texans will not be trading for Ryan Mallet. — John...
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May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots & Texans Still Have “Mutual Interest” Regarding A Ryan Mallett Trade

  Ian Rapoport reports that there is still “mutual interest” between the Texans and Patriots regarding a possible trade for QB Ryan Mallett. “From what I understand, there is still a chance (for a trade),” Rapoport said, via NFL.com. Rapoport mentions that May 27 remains the key date to watch in regards to a potential trade as this is the start of the Patriots organized...
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May 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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