Who are these guys? Obscure QBs and backups
Who are these guys?
Already, eight NFL teams are starting quarterbacks they didn't plan to have behind center about a month ago. That's one-quarter of the league.
QB Rosen says he’ll try to provide spark Dolphins badly need
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Josh Rosen believes his aggressive playing style will help him give the Miami Dolphins the lift they badly need.
Rosen will make his first start at quarterback for Miami...
Prescott, sizzling Cowboys huge favorites vs dismal Dolphins
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys are off to a hot start that has them looking like the playoff contenders they figured to be as long as Ezekiel Elliott's preseason-long...
AP source: Rosen to start at QB for Dolphins against Cowboys
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Desperate for help, the Miami Dolphins are turning to Josh Rosen.
The second-year pro will replace Ryan Fitzpatrick this week as the starting quarterback and try to...
Dolphins try to regroup from rout _ bring on the Patriots
MIAMI (AP) — If the Miami Dolphins are trying to win, there's little evidence so far. A 59-10 drubbing at home against Baltimore in coach Brian Flores' debut raised the specter of an 0-16 season —...
Dolphins Preview Capsule
MIAMI DOLPHINS (7-9)
New faces: Coach Brian Flores, QBs Ryan Fitzpatrick and Josh Rosen, DT Christian Wilkins, CBs Eric Rowe and Johnson Bademosi, DE Nate Orchard, LBs Sam Eguavoen and Vince...
Dolphins make Fitzpatrick Week 1 starter as preseason ends
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Miami coach Brian Flores concluded a largely uneventful preseason finale with a significant announcement, naming 14-year veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick the starting quarterback to...
Rosen leads 99-yard TD drive in Dolphins’ win over Jaguars
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Josh Rosen played well enough to tighten the Miami Dolphins' quarterback competition.
Rosen came off the bench late in the third quarter and engineered a 99-yard...
Cardinals Preview Capsule
ARIZONA CARDINALS (3-13)
New faces: Head coach Kliff Kingsbury, QB Kyler Murray, LB Terrell Suggs, OL J.R. Sweezy, OL Marcus Gilbert, CB Tramaine Brock, LB Jordan Hicks, CB Robert Alford, CB...
NFL 2019: Lots of losing likely in Flores’ 1st year
MIAMI (AP) — Low expectations at the start of a rebuilding effort mean the Miami Dolphins have little to lose in 2019, other than maybe a dozen games or so.
No decision yet as close call looms on Dolphins starting QB
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Choosing the Miami Dolphins' quarterback has become a close call, mostly because both candidates have been only so-so, and coach Brian Flores isn't ready to announce his...
Rosen gets start in Dolphins’ 16-14 loss to Buccaneers
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Miami coach Brian Flores gave second-year quarterback Josh Rosen a shot against Tampa Bay's first defensive unit and liked what he saw.
Rosen gets start in Dolphins’ 16-14 loss to Buccaneers
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Second-year quarterback Josh Rosen was a surprise starter and went 10 for 18 for 102 yards during the first half in the Miami Dolphins' 16-14 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on...
Fitzpatrick competes for Dolphins job while helping Rosen
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — It didn't take Ryan Fitzpatrick long to get re-acclimated to a familiar setting.
The journeyman quarterback who's preparing for his 15th NFL season is back on the practice...
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Josh Rosen kept going down and getting back up.
Bidding for a starting job, Rosen overcame shaky protection to throw for 191 yards and direct three scoring drives...
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Josh Rosen is looking like a backup, and the perennial problem of bad blocking has prompted a coaching staff change less than a week into training camp.
Cardinals Training Camp Capsule
ARIZONA CARDINALS (3-13)
OPEN CAMP: July 25, Tempe, Arizona
LAST YEAR: Cardinals had one of worst seasons in franchise history under first year coach Steve Wilks. Arizona struggled...
- The Washington TimesRedskins quarterback rumors run wild on eve of draftApril 25, 2019
- The Washington TimesKliff Kingsbury sticking by Josh Rosen despite past Kyler Murray commentsFebruary 13, 2019
- Norfolk Daily NewsCardinals name Josh Rosen starting QB, as we're starting to see a trend hereSeptember 25, 2018
- Cleveland.comMadden NFL 19 is very high on Browns' Baker MayfieldJuly 12, 2018
Dolphins Training Camp Capsule
MIAMI DOLPHINS (7-9)
OPEN CAMP: July 25, Davie, Florida
LAST YEAR: Dolphins made it 18 consecutive seasons without postseason victory. They ranked 31st in offense, and defense was also...
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Miami Dolphins assistant coach Jim Caldwell will take a leave of absence to address health issues that he says "require my full attention."
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — As Josh Rosen dropped back to pass during practice Tuesday, Ryan Fitzpatrick slapped and pushed him in the back, like an older brother trying to annoy.
Cardinals sign top pick Murray to four-year deal
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have signed Kyler Murray in time for their rookie minicamp.
Arizona signed the No. 1 overall draft pick to a four-year contract Thursday worth about...
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — New Miami Dolphins assistant coach Jim Caldwell was discussing the team's quarterbacks Thursday when someone noted his extensive experience in the NFL.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have claimed quarterback Luke Falk off waivers from the Miami Dolphins.
Falk is reunited with Adam Gase, who was his coach last season as a rookie...
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — As he embraced a fresh start Monday, Josh Rosen said all the right things, smiled a lot and even cracked a couple of jokes, such as when he noted the phalanx of photographers...
Cardinals take Murray No. 1 overall and trade Rosen
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals thought they had their quarterback of the future when they moved up five spots to take Josh Rosen at No. 10 of last year's NFL draft.
Let’s talk quarterbacks. As in potential backup QBs
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Let's talk quarterbacks. As in potential backup quarterbacks in the NFL, and maybe starters down the road.
Eleven quarterbacks were chosen in the three rounds of the...
Dolphins give Rosen another chance to be franchise QB
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Going into the draft, the Miami Dolphins' plan was to win later.
Josh Rosen will try to change that.
If the Arizona Cardinals' castoff quarterback shows the Dolphins...
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Quarterback Josh Rosen bid a gracious goodbye to Phoenix that included a pitch to his Arizona Cardinals successor, Kyler Murray.
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Josh Rosen will reboot by trying to help the Miami Dolphins rebuild.
Rosen, supplanted by Kyler Murray as the Arizona Cardinals' quarterback of the future after only one...
Cardinals banking on Kyler Murray to start a new era
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Kyler Murray met Kliff Kingsbury as a 15-year-old high school quarterback in Allen, Texas.
Kingsbury recruited Murray when he was the offensive coordinator at Texas A&M...
Cardinals create glut at quarterback by selecting Murray
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona general manager Steve Keim did not want to look at tape of Kyler Murray. The Cardinals traded up in last year's draft to take Josh Rosen, so it's not like they needed...
3 QBs and lots of defenders highlight 1st round of draft
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback at the top, two more QBs along the way — and a whole lot of guys who like nothing better than putting passers on the ground.
Kyler Murray and then a bunch of defensive linemen.
That's how NFL draft expert Ross Tucker sees things going down this week when the picks start coming in Nashville for this year's version...
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — So many mock drafts continue to portray John Elway as having fallen for Missouri's Drew Lock even though the Denver Broncos boss hasn't spent nearly as much time scouting...
Cardinals being coy about who will go at No. 1 overall
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals used the 10th overall pick of the 2018 draft on Josh Rosen, hoping the former UCLA star would be their quarterback of the future.
Cardinals Draft Preview Capsule
1. ARIZONA (3-13)
LAST SEASON: Cardinals had one of worst seasons in franchise history, leading to Steve Wilks becoming first head coach to be fired after one season since 1952. Arizona was...
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Cardinals players are trying to ignore all the talk surrounding who the team will choose with the No. 1 overall pick in the upcoming NFL draft.
Free Agency-Cardinals Capsule
ARIZONA CARDINALS (3-13)
UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: G Mike Lupati, K Phil Dawson, LB Deone Bucannon, LB Josh Bynes, S Tre Boston, DE Benson Mayowa, LB Thurston Armbrister, DE Markus Golden,...
Cardinals hire veteran coach Clements as offense assistant
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Longtime NFL assistant Tom Clements has been hired as passing game coordinator/quarterbacks coach on the staff of new coach Kliff Kingsbury in Arizona.
The 65-year-old Clements, who has been out of the NFL the past two years, will be the primary offensive assistant because there will be no offensive coordinator on the staff, with Kingsbury calling plays and doing other coordinator-type duties.
Cardinals take a chance on ‘bright mind’ of Kingsbury
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Cardinals president Michael Bidwill went outside the traditional boundaries to find his new head coach, identifying Kliff Kingsbury as someone who can ignite the team's moribund offense and mold Josh Rosen into a dynamic NFL quarterback.
Cardinals hire ex-Texas Tech coach Kingsbury
PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have hired former Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury as their head coach, a move aimed at providing guidance for young quarterback Josh Rosen and resuscitating the worst offense in the NFL.
Fitzgerald adds new highlight in Cardinals’ home finale
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Larry Fitzgerald took a back pass from Josh Rosen, shuffled a couple of steps right and set his feet.
Arizona's all-time leading receiver cocked his right arm back and let a not-quite-a-spiral fly into the desert air. The ball landed softly into the hands of Cardinals running back David Johnson, hitting him stride for a 32-yard touchdown.
Cardinals say no one is giving up despite 3-11 season
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Facing the final two games of a very bad season, the Arizona Cardinals are saying all the right things.
No one is giving up, they say, the effort is still there.
Cardinals fall 40-14 under Falcons’ “avalanche”
ATLANTA (AP) — It couldn't have gone much better for the Cardinals as they started Sunday's game in Atlanta by forcing two punts. In between, they drove 64 yards in eight plays to take a 7-0 lead on David Johnson's 1-yard run.
But everything went haywire from there.
The Falcons (5-9) scored the game's next 40 points — 21 off Arizona turnovers — and the Cardinals (3-11) fell 40-14 to a team that had lost its previous five games.
Inconsistency marks Josh Rosen’s first 10 NFL starts
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Inconsistency might be the best way to describe the young NFL career of Josh Rosen.
"I still think he's improving," coach Steve Wilks. "It's hard to say in that game (a 17-3 loss to Detroit on Sunday), but I still think he's progressing, moving forward."
But as he often does when discussing his rookie quarterback, Wilks qualified his praise.
Packers return home, try to keep fading playoff hopes alive
Aaron Rodgers and the Packers will try to keep fading playoff hopes alive on a snowy Sunday in Green Bay against Arizona and rookie quarterback Josh Rosen.
The Packers have lost four of their past five games, all on the road, and trail Chicago and Minnesota in the NFC North.
Jewish athletes condemn anti-Semitism after temple shooting
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Memphis Grizzlies forward Omri Casspi, who was born in Israel, was early in his NBA career when he saw a picture of himself defaced with a swastika. Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen grew up with kids who made fun of the size of his nose.
New England Patriots receiver Julian Edelman has heard anti-Semitic taunts during games, but he had been willing to write them off as opposing fans "just trying to get underneath your skin."
Dude! Cards’ rookie QB Rosen relates with Packers’ Rodgers
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Josh Rosen abides by "The Dude," and he's not referring directly to the character from the film, "The Big Lebowski," either.
Instead it's the nickname that the Arizona Cardinals' quarterback has given to Green Bay Packers star Aaron Rodgers, for some reason.
"It was just he's that guy, that man," Rosen said about Rodgers' resemblance to the laid-back movie character. "I guess I thought it was funny."