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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 09:27:30 -0700
Free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson (Seahawks) and the Seattle Seahawks "have kept in direct contact", according to the Sporting News' Alex Marvez. Although the two sides have been in contact, it doesn't appear a signing is imminent, according to a source. Jackson believes he has been cleared from his suspension for violating the NFL's domestic violence policy, but the Seahawks have not confirmed his status with league headquarters.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:23:29 -0700
Free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson (Seahawks) is not expected to re-sign with the Seattle Seahawks after serving as the backup there for the past three years. The team has QBs Trevone Boykin and Jake Heaps on the roster as backups to starting QB Russell Wilson.
Sat, 25 Jun 2016 05:58:09 -0700
Free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson (Seahawks) was arrested Friday, June 24, and has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after he allegedly pulled a gun on his wife.
Fri, 03 Jun 2016 08:33:59 -0700
Seattle Seahawks QB Trevone Boykin appears to be the backup to QB Russell Wilson right now ahead of QB Jake Heaps. The Seahawks' confidence in Boykin continues to grow during offseason workouts. There remains a chance that the Seahawks wind up re-signing QB Tarvaris Jackson, though.
Sun, 27 Mar 2016 11:45:03 -0700
Free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson (Seahawks) recently drew praise from Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll, and Carroll said Seattle would like to bring Jackson back.
Sat, 13 Feb 2016 10:31:23 -0800
Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson is expected to test the free-agent market, according to sources.
Fri, 25 Sep 2015 16:14:28 -0700
Seattle Seahawks CB Tharold Simon (toe) and FS Steven Terrell (hip) have been ruled out for the Week 3 game against the Chicago Bears. TE Luke Willson (back) is listed as questionable, while LB Mike Morgan (hamstring), LB Bobby Wagner (ankle), CB Cary Williams (thigh), QB Tarvaris Jackson (ankle) and DE Michael Bennett (toe) are listed as probable. Simon, Terrell and Willson did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 25, while the other players fully participated in practice.
Thu, 24 Sep 2015 16:23:43 -0700
Seattle Seahawks CB Tharold Simon (toe), FS Steven Terrell (hip) and DE Michael Bennett (toe) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 24. QB Tarvaris Jackson (ankle) was limited during practice, while LB Mike Morgan (hamstring), LB Bobby Wagner (ankle) and CB Cary Williams thigh) fully participated in practice.
Fri, 11 Sep 2015 14:56:12 -0700
Seattle Seahawks LB Mike Morgan (hamstring) has been ruled out for Week 1 against the St. Louis Rams. CB Tharold Simon (toe) is questionable, while TE Cooper Helfet (knee) and QB Tarvaris Jackson (ankle) are probable. Morgan did not practice Friday, Sept. 11. Simon was limited, while Helfet and Jackson practiced in full.
Thu, 10 Sep 2015 16:29:48 -0700
Seattle Seahawks LB Mike Morgan (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 10. QB Tarvaris Jackson (ankle) was limited, while TE Cooper Helfet (knee) practiced in full.
Wed, 09 Sep 2015 16:47:59 -0700
Seattle Seahawks LB Mike Morgan (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 9. QB Tarvaris Jackson (ankle) and TE Cooper Helfet (knee) were limited during practice.
Mon, 17 Aug 2015 13:41:49 -0700
Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson (ankle) will be sidelined for at least two weeks because of a high ankle sprain.
Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:07:43 -0700
Updating a previous report, Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson received a one-year, $1.5 million deal. He has a fully guaranteed $1.25 million salary and received a $250,000 signing bonus.
Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:35:25 -0700
Free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson (Seahawks) agreed to terms with the Seattle Seahawks Tuesday, June 9. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Fri, 05 Jun 2015 15:22:00 -0700
Free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson (Seahawks) could be an option for the Seattle Seahawks if they decide to sign another quarterback this offseason.
Sun, 10 May 2015 23:17:48 -0700
Free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson (Seahawks) may be brought back by the team in 2015. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll told reporters the team wants to bring Jackson back and is interested in continuing negotiations.
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 03:53:54 -0700
Free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson (Seahawks) and the Seattle Seahawks have had discussions about a new contract to back up QB Russell Wilson, but there has been difficulty determining Jackson's value. It is possible the team could look elsewhere for a backup.
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 22:00:32 -0700
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said Wednesday, March 25, he is confident the team will be able to bring back free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson. "I think we'll still get that done," Carroll said.
Thu, 19 Mar 2015 08:32:58 -0700
Free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson (Seahawks) and C J.D. Walton (Giants) are scheduled to meet with the Miami Dolphins Thursday, March 19.
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:36:46 -0700
Seattle Seahawks QBs Tarvaris Jackson and Terrelle Pryor will each receive extended playing time in the final preseason game, according to head coach Pete Carroll.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 18:33:35 -0700
Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson and QB Terrelle Pryor both earned praise from head coach Pete Carroll. "Tarvaris has been steady as can be for quite some time and he's off to another good start here," Carroll said. "We have a lot more to learn about Terrelle, but he's a fantastic athlete and he competes so hard to try to win this job."
Sun, 15 Jun 2014 09:26:46 -0700
The NFL's scheduled unrestricted free-agent quarterback class for 2015 features 14 players who will be at least 30 years of age, including Indianapolis Colts QB Matt Hasselbeck (39), St. Louis Rams QB Shaun Hill (35), Arizona Cardinals QB Carson Palmer (35), New York Jets QB Michael Vick (34), Cincinnati Bengals QB Jason Campbell (33), New Orleans Saints QB Luke McCown (33), Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson (32), Kansas City Chiefs QB Alex Smith (31), Oakland Raiders QB Trent Edwards (31), Chicago Bears QB Jordan Palmer (31), Detroit Lions QB Dan Orlovsky (31), Cleveland Browns QB Tyler Thigpen (31) and Miami Dolphins QB Matt Moore (30). Estranged Dallas Cowboys QB Kyle Orton (32) is also scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent, although he is reportedly leaning toward retirement.
Mon, 09 Jun 2014 20:28:11 -0700
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said Monday, June 9, that QB Tarvaris Jackson (personal) was away from the team due to a family issue.
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:06:07 -0700
The Seattle Seahawks acquired QB Terrelle Pryor from the Oakland Raiders Monday, April 21, in exchange for a seventh-round draft pick in this year's draft. He will compete with QBs Tarvaris Jackson and B.J. Daniels for the backup job to QB Russell Wilson. Pryor is scheduled to make $705,000 this year.
Fantasy Tip: Pryor can be ignored in all fantasy leagues unless he wins the backup job and Wilson goes down with an injury during the season.
Thu, 13 Mar 2014 07:32:50 -0700
Updating a previous report, Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson signed a one-year, $1.25 million deal with a $150,000 signing bonus.
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 22:26:00 -0700
The Seattle Seahawks have agreed to terms on a one-year contract to re-sign unrestricted free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson (Seahawks). The deal's financial terms were undisclosed.
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:12:30 -0800
The Seattle Seahawks are expected to re-sign impending free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson this offseason.
Wed, 05 Feb 2014 09:03:52 -0800
The Seattle Seahawks may be interested in re-signing impending free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson this offseason if he is willing to accept the backup quarterback role.
Mon, 03 Feb 2014 19:45:16 -0800
Seattle Seahawks TE Kellen Davis, QB Tarvaris Jackson, DT Clinton McDonald, OL Paul McQuistan, S Chris Maragos, FB Michael Robinson and DE O'Brien Schofield are each unsigned for 2014. The team faces tough decisions heading into the offseason.
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 15:16:28 -0800
Seattle Seahawks CB Brandon Browner (groin) has been ruled out for Week 14. QB Tarvaris Jackson (illness) is listed as questionable. TE Kellen Davis (neck) and DE Bruce Irvin (thigh) are listed as probable. Browner and Jackson did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 6. Davis and Irvin fully participated in practice.
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:26:47 -0800
Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson (illness), DE Bruce Irvin (thigh) and CB Brandon Browner (groin) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 5. TE Kellen Davis (neck) was limited during practice.
Mon, 23 Sep 2013 09:41:21 -0700
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson threw for four touchdowns in the team's Week 3 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars, and QB Tarvaris Jackson also threw for a touchdown and ran one in. Both quarterbacks combined for 331 yards and five touchdown passes and completed 21 of 29 throws. TE Zach Miller and WR Sidney Rice had two touchdowns each.
Fantasy Tip: Wilson's big game doesn't come as a huge surprise against the hapless Jaguars. Don't expect production this large for much of the rest of the season, though.
Sat, 13 Jul 2013 08:32:51 -0700
The Seattle Seahawks likely will not use salaries to determine if QB Tarvaris Jackson or QB Brady Quinn wins the No. 2 quarterback job because Jackson is scheduled to make $840,000 while Quinn is scheduled to make $715,000.
Sat, 13 Jul 2013 08:28:17 -0700
Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson could have an edge over QB Brady Quinn for the No. 2 quarterback job because he knows the system and appears to be a better fit for the direction the offense appears to be going.
Thu, 13 Jun 2013 17:14:58 -0700
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said QB Tarvaris Jackson and Brady Quinn will compete for the backup quarterback job during training camp.
Thu, 13 Jun 2013 16:40:28 -0700
The Seattle Seahawks signed QB Tarvaris Jackson to a one-year deal after he passed his physical.
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 06:29:00 -0700
Updating a previous report, the Seattle Seahawks are expected to sign free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson (Bills) to a one-year deal.
Tue, 11 Jun 2013 20:15:21 -0700
Free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson (Bills) is expected to visit the Seattle Seahawks in the next day or two to possibly sign a contract with the team, two sources said Tuesday, June 11. Jackson was the team's starting quarterback in 2011, but lost his job last summer to QB Russell Wilson, and was traded to the Buffalo Bills. QB Brady Quinn is the current backup to Wilson.
Mon, 10 Jun 2013 16:04:35 -0700
The Buffalo Bills released QB Tarvaris Jackson Monday, June 10.
Fri, 31 May 2013 11:26:08 -0700
Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone has praised rookie QB EJ Manuel during organized team activities. "From my standpoint ... EJ Manuel has done better (as a rookie) than any of the other organizations I've been a part of," Marrone said.
Fantasy Tip: Despite the fact that Manuel has been working with the third-team offense during OTAs this month, he could surpass both Kevin Kolb and Tarvaris Jackson later this summer if he performs well. Manuel's value will be highest in dynasty leagues in his rookie season. Relying on whichever Bills passer wins the job as a backup isn't recommended.
Thu, 30 May 2013 06:05:15 -0700
Buffalo Bills QBs Kevin Kolb and Tarvaris Jackson are splitting reps with the first team in OTAs, and QB EJ Manuel is working as the third-stringer.
Fantasy Tip: It's still premature, but we could see Manuel leapfrogging both of them by Week 1. Kolb and Jackson have very little fantasy value, and Manuel probably doesn't have a lot outside of dynasty leagues in his rookie campaign, either. Monitor the situation and see how well he picks up the offense.
Mon, 20 May 2013 10:14:07 -0700
Buffalo Bills QB EJ Manuel said it has been easy to pick up the team's offense, which he said is less complicated than the system he learned at Florida State. "The funny thing is it's easier to learn than the offense I had at Florida State," he said. "It's a true West Coast-type progression offense. That's really what I wanted when I was coming through the pre-draft process. I wanted something that I could just go in and say 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, check it down and run it. That's it, it's that simple. I love it." Manuel has spent extensive time working with offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett.
Fantasy Tip: Manuel will compete with Kevin Kolb and Tarvaris Jackson for the starting QB job this summer. If Manuel wins it, consider him a weak backup quarterback in just his rookie season. Manuel could be a decent signal caller in the long term, but Buffalo will need a proven receiver opposite Stevie Johnson in order to make a significant impact.
Mon, 13 May 2013 13:22:28 -0700
Buffalo Bills QB Tarvaris Jackson received the first snaps during organized team activities Monday, May 13. He was followed by QB Kevin Kolb and EJ Manuel. Head coach Doug Marrone said the quarterback rotation likely will change daily.
Wed, 01 May 2013 09:31:24 -0700
Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone indicated QBs EJ Manuel, Kevin Kolb and Tarvaris Jackson will split reps with the first-team offense once offseason workouts begin.
Mon, 01 Apr 2013 11:17:36 -0700
Buffalo Bills QBs Kevin Kolb and Tarvaris Jackson may compete for one roster spot during training camp if the team drafts a quarterback that they believe can be their franchise quarterback. Kolb's contract is expected to be worth up to $13 million over two years, and there is minimal downside if the team chooses not to keep him.
Sun, 31 Mar 2013 12:19:21 -0700
Buffalo Bills QB Kevin Kolb likely will have an edge over QB Tarvaris Jackson for the starting quarterback job because his contract is expected to be worth as much as $13 million.
Fri, 15 Feb 2013 10:10:54 -0800
Updating a previous report, Buffalo Bills QB Tarvaris Jackson signed a one-year deal that could be worth as much as $4.5 million.
Fri, 15 Feb 2013 10:05:44 -0800
Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone said QBs Ryan Fitzpatrick and Tarvaris Jackson will compete for the starting quarterback position during offseason workouts and training camp.
Fri, 15 Feb 2013 10:02:44 -0800
The Buffalo Bills re-signed QB Tarvaris Jackson to an undisclosed deal Friday, Feb. 15.
Mon, 04 Feb 2013 12:18:22 -0800
The New York Jets could show interest in Buffalo Bills impending free-agent QB Tarvaris Jackson, Seattle Seahawks QB Matt Flynn and Miami Dolphins impending free-agent QB Matt Moore as cost-effective quarterbacks that could compete with QB Mark Sanchez during training camp next season. The team could also show interest in San Francisco 49ers QB Alex Smith but he may be too expensive for the team.