Latest Joe Flacco News

Revolving door at QB ruined season for Jets, other NFL teams

Feb. 07, 2023 21:14 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets’ season began with aging Joe Flacco starting at quarterback. It ended the same way. And that was the problem. Well, along with all of the other switching, struggling, injuries and inconsistency at QB in between. ...

Cowboys face 49ers for record-tying 9th time in playoffs

Jan. 19, 2023 15:42 PM EST

DALLAS (13-5) at SAN FRANCISCO (14-4) Sunday, 6:30 p.m. EST, Fox FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: 49ers by 3 1/2 AGAINST THE SPREAD: Cowboys 11-7; 49ers 12-6 SERIES RECORD: Cowboys lead 19-18-1 LAST MEETING: 49ers beat Cowboys...

Flacco to start for Jets in finale vs Dolphins, White out

Jan. 06, 2023 15:00 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets will have one final quarterback twist in a season filled with them. Joe Flacco will start Sunday against the Miami Dolphins with Mike White ruled out after aggravating his rib injury. Zach Wilson will serve as Flacco’s backup. ...

Dolphins have one last shot at playoffs in Week 18 vs. Jets

Jan. 06, 2023 12:44 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — A month ago, this game between AFC East rivals might have had different implications. Both the New York Jets (7-9) and Miami Dolphins (8-8) were above .500 entering December and on track for their first playoff appearances in some time. Miami was...

Dolphins enter must-win Week 18 matchup vs rival Jets

Jan. 06, 2023 12:02 PM EST

NEW YORK JETS (7-9) AT MIAMI (8-8) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, FOX FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Jets by 1. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Jets: 8-8; Dolphins: 7-8-1 SERIES RECORD: Dolphins lead 57-56-1. LAST MEETING: Jets beat the Dolphins...

Jets OC: Wilson would've benefited from sitting as rookie

Jan. 05, 2023 16:53 PM EST

Zach Wilson was the New York Jets' starting quarterback from the moment he was drafted No. 2 overall. Two seasons later, that appears to have been a blown play call. Jets offensive coordinator Mike LaFleur acknowledged Thursday that Wilson, who has struggled mightily...

Jets committed to help Wilson 'through hell or high water'

Jan. 04, 2023 19:00 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Zach Wilson's rough second season is over. When — or if — he plays another game for the New York Jets remains to be seen. The struggling quarterback will be inactive Sunday in the team's season finale at Miami, with Mike White starting a second...

Jets' White cleared by docs, will start at QB on Sunday

Dec. 26, 2022 16:30 PM EST

Mike White is back at quarterback for the New York Jets. And just in time, with their playoff hopes hanging by a thread. White was cleared by team doctors and will start Sunday in Seattle after he missed the Jets' past two games while dealing with broken ribs suffered...

Jets move Wilson up to No. 2 QB, still expect White to start

Dec. 14, 2022 17:31 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Zach Wilson is moving up on the New York Jets' quarterback depth chart this week. Coach Robert Saleh announced Wednesday the benched former starter is being promoted from No. 3 to the backup behind Mike White, who is dealing with a rib injury but is...

Analysis: Third-string NFL QBs rise to challenge of starting

Dec. 12, 2022 07:54 AM EST

Brock Purdy outplayed Tom Brady, leaving his dad in tears with a stellar performance in his first career start. Anthony Brown displayed a veteran’s poise under pressure in his NFL debut. Third-string quarterbacks had quite the Sunday leading a pair of division...