Jets’ Christian Hackenberg overhauls throwing motion

May 4, 2018

The Jets released Bryce Petty on Thursday, leaving three quarterbacks ahead of Christian Hackenberg on the depth chart. Two years into his career, the 2016 second-round draft pick has yet to throw an official NFL pass. Is there reason to believe Hackenberg can push free-agent acquisition Teddy Bridgewater for the No. 3 job behind Sam Darnold and Josh McCown? Last we heard from the team on Hackenberg’s status, coach Todd…


New York Jets cut backup quarterback Bryce Petty

May 3, 2018

The New York Jets have begun the thinning of their crowded quarterback room. Gang Green released Bryce Petty, NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported Thursday, per a source informed of the decision. The New York Daily News first reported the news. The decision comes as no surprise after the Jets drafted Sam Darnold with the No. 3 overall pick last week. With the first-round selection in the building and Josh McCown…


Vikings finalize trade for Broncos QB Trevor Siemian

March 14, 2018

The Minnesota Vikings found a backup quarterback. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Wednesday the Vikings have finalized a trade with the Denver Broncos for quarterback Trevor Siemian. In addition to Siemian, Denver sends a 2018 draft pick to Minnesota in exchange for a 2019 pick. Siemian provides the Vikes with a backup once they lock down the Kirk Cousins deal, which is expected to be finalized Thursday. Cousins is…