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Buccaneers | Mike Kafka activated

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:34:54 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Kafka was activated from the practice squad to the active roster. OG Rishaw Johnson was released Thursday, Sept. 25.

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Buccaneers | Six players added to practice squad

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:46:09 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have added TE Cameron Brate, RB Jeff Demps, QB Mike Kafka, LB Brandon Magee, DT Matthew Masifilo and WR Solomon Patton to their practice squad.

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Buccaneers | Mike Kafka cut

Sat, 30 Aug 2014 08:01:04 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have released QB Mike Kafka, according to a source.

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Buccaneers | Mike Kafka unlikely to compete for starting job

Mon, 10 Feb 2014 12:23:04 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Kafka is not expected to compete with QB Mike Glennon for the starting quarterback job next season. Kafka likely will compete with QB Jordan Rodgers for the No. 3 quarterback job.

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Buccaneers | Mike Kafka signed

Mon, 10 Feb 2014 11:57:36 -0800

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed free-agent QB Mike Kafka (Eagles). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Cowboys | Mike Kafka likely to sign soon

Thu, 06 Feb 2014 18:16:01 -0800

Free-agent QB Mike Kafka (Eagles) is likely to sign with the Dallas Cowboys Friday, Feb. 7, according to a source.

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Cowboys | Work out Mike Kafka, others

Thu, 06 Feb 2014 14:54:25 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys worked out free-agent QB Mike Kafka (Jaguars) Thursday, Feb. 6, according to multiple sources. The Cowboys also looked at Arena League WRs Braylon Bell and Maurice Williams. Kafka hasn't played since he was released by the Philadelphia Eagles in 2012.

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Falcons | Look at two QBs

Tue, 19 Nov 2013 18:58:46 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons worked out free-agent QBs Trent Edwards (Bears) and Mike Kafka (Jaguars) Tuesday, Nov. 19.

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Buccaneers | Work out two QBs

Tue, 05 Nov 2013 14:13:18 -0800

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers worked out free-agent QBs Graham Harrell (Jets) and Mike Kafka (Eagles) Tuesday, Nov. 5.

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Bears | Several worked out

Fri, 25 Oct 2013 17:11:15 -0700

The Chicago Bears worked out free-agent QB Mike Kafka (Eagles) Friday, Oct. 25. He worked out for the team with fellow free-agent LBs Larry Grant (49ers), Brian Rolle (Steelers) and Julian Stanford (Jaguars), as well as WRs Kamar Aiken (Patriots), Danny Coale (Cowboys), Roy Roundtree (Bengals) and Terrence Toliver (Chargers). LB Keenan Clayton (Raiders) also worked out.

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Jaguars | Mike Kafka cut

Fri, 30 Aug 2013 12:40:15 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars have released QB Mike Kafka.

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Jaguars | Mike Kafka will be second QB in game

Thu, 22 Aug 2013 11:17:45 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley said QB Mike Kafka will be the second quarterback in during the team's third preseason game. Kafka is competing with QB Matt Scott for the No. 3 quarterback job.

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Jaguars | Mike Kafka appears to be favorite for No. 3 QB job

Sat, 10 Aug 2013 08:13:43 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars QB Mike Kafka was the third quarterback to enter the team's preseason game Friday, Aug. 9, and appears to have an edge over Matt Scott for the No. 3 quarterback job.

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Jaguars | Expected to keep three QBs

Sun, 21 Jul 2013 08:15:49 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars are expected to keep three quarterbacks on their final roster this season after keeping only two quarterbacks last season. QBs Mike Kafka and Matt Scott are expected to compete for the No. 3 quarterback job.

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Jaguars | Mike Kafka could compete for QB job

Wed, 26 Jun 2013 11:31:46 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars QBs Blaine Gabbert and Chad Henne are expected to compete for the starting quarterback job during training camp, but QB Mike Kafka could enter the competition during camp.

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Jaguars | GM fine with taking five QBs to camp

Sat, 15 Jun 2013 09:44:41 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell said he has no problem with taking five quarterbacks at training camp. QBs Blaine Gabbert, Chad Henne, Mike Kafka, Jordan Rodgers and Matt Scott are currently on the roster.

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Jaguars | Mike Kafka has chance to win QB job

Thu, 13 Jun 2013 15:40:35 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell said Mike Kafka has "just as good an opportunity" to win the starting QB jon as Blaine Gabbert, Chad Henne or undrafted rookie Matt Scott. Caldwell had considered signing Kafka earlier in the offseason. The New England Patriots signed him but cut him when they signed Tim Tebow.

Fantasy Tip: The Jags' skills players won't be fun fantasy plays this year, and whoever wins this skirmish shouldn't be anything more than a desperation fantasy backup.

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Jaguars | Claim Mike Kafka

Tue, 11 Jun 2013 13:23:13 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars claimed QB Mike Kafka (Patriots) off waivers Tuesday, June 11.

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Patriots | Two players released

Mon, 10 Jun 2013 14:18:17 -0700

The New England Patriots have released QB Mike Kafka and DT DeWayne Cherrington.

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Patriots | Two signed to futures contract

Fri, 04 Jan 2013 15:34:06 -0800

The New England Patriots have signed QB Mike Kafka and DE Marcus Benard to futures contracts. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.

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Steelers | Brian Hoyer to work out

Mon, 19 Nov 2012 20:15:27 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers will work out free-agent QB Brian Hoyer (Patriots) Tuesday, Nov. 20. He and free-agent QB Mike Kafka (Eagles) are the only two QBs being worked out, and the team intends on signing one of them.

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Steelers | Mike Kafka to try out Tuesday

Mon, 19 Nov 2012 19:10:45 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers will work out free-agent QB Mike Kafka (Eagles) Tuesday, Nov. 19.

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Patriots | Work out Mike Kafka

Tue, 04 Sep 2012 11:20:22 -0700

The New England Patriots worked out free-agent QB Mike Kafka (Eagles) Tuesday, Sept. 4.

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Packers | Interested in Mike Kafka?

Sun, 02 Sep 2012 19:48:36 -0700

Reports have linked the Green Bay Packers and free-agent QB Mike Kafka (Eagles), although if Kafka is added he is not expected to supplant QB Graham Harrell as the primary backup to QB Aaron Rodgers.

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Chiefs | Interested in Mike Kafka

Sat, 01 Sep 2012 17:12:36 -0700

The Kansas City Chiefs are one of four teams reportedly interested in free-agent QB Mike Kafka (Eagles).

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Eagles | Release Mike Kafka

Fri, 31 Aug 2012 13:42:11 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Philadelphia Eagles released QB Mike Kafka after not being able to find a trade partner Friday, Aug. 31.

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Eagles | Shopping Mike Kafka

Fri, 31 Aug 2012 11:58:43 -0700

The Philadelphia Eagles are shopping QB Mike Kafka on the trade market.

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Eagles | Mike Kafka, Trent Edwards could compete for spot

Wed, 29 Aug 2012 09:30:05 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles QB Mike Kafka and Trent Edwards may be fighting for one roster spot if the team decides to keep three quarterbacks on the final roster. QBs Michael Vick and Nick Foles appear to be locks to make the roster.

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Eagles | Mike Kafka likely to miss preseason game

Wed, 29 Aug 2012 09:22:04 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid indicated QB Mike Kafka (hand) likely will not play in the final preseason game Thursday, Aug. 30, because his left hand is still hurting. Reid said the only way Kafka would play would be if his hand improved drastically before the game.

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Eagles | Backup QB not decided

Tue, 28 Aug 2012 10:26:44 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg said the team hasn't made a decision on their backup quarterback between QBs Nick Foles, Mike Kafka (hand) and Trent Edwards. Kafka hasn't played the last two preseason games with a hand injury. Foles has gone 36-of-57 for 507 yards, six touchdowns and two interceptions. Foles appears to be the favorite for the backup job, and Kafka might be in danger of not making the roster cut.

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Eagles | Mike Kafka takes reps in practice

Mon, 27 Aug 2012 19:04:14 -0700

Updating a previous report, Philadelphia Eagles QB Mike Kafka (hand) was able to take a few reps in practice Monday, Aug. 27. It was his first time on the field since suffering a fractured left hand Aug. 9. He did not indicate whether or not he will see playing time in the team's preseason finale Thursday, Aug. 30. Head coach Andy Reid said he will decide after practice Wednesday, Aug. 29, whether or not Kafka will participate in the game.

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Eagles | Mike Kafka getting close to practicing

Mon, 27 Aug 2012 10:12:37 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles QB Mike Kafka (hand) had been cleared to take snaps and is getting closer to returning to practice. Offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg said the team has not decided whether Kafka will play in the preseason finale.

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Eagles | Nick Foles likely to be No. 2 QB

Sat, 25 Aug 2012 05:41:21 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles QB Nick Foles will likely surpass QB Mike Kafka (hand) on the depth chart as the team's No. 2 quarterback as Foles has been sharp this preseason.

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Eagles | Mike Kafka could play in preseason finale

Wed, 22 Aug 2012 08:59:12 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles QB Mike Kafka (hand) could play in the team's preseason finale, according to head coach Andy Reid.

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Eagles | Michael Vick to have further tests

Tue, 21 Aug 2012 09:29:24 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles QB Michael Vick (ribs) will undergo another MRI exam and a CT scan Tuesday, Aug. 21, to see if there is damage to his ribs other than a fracture. Vick isn't ruled out for the next preseason game Friday, Aug. 25, but he's unlikely to play in that contest. QB Mike Kafka (hand) won't play either with a fractured hand, so QBs Nick Foles and Trent Edwards will likely split the time. Vick sounds optimistic that his injury isn't serious.

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Eagles | Four to miss preseason game

Sat, 18 Aug 2012 10:37:55 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said QB Mike Kafka (hand), WR Riley Cooper (collarbone), DE Jason Babin (calf) and LB Casey Matthews (ankle) will not play in the preseason game Monday, Aug. 20.

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Eagles | Mike Kafka expected back for Week 1

Thu, 16 Aug 2012 09:24:46 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles QB Mike Kafka (hand) is not expected to return until the final preseason game at the earliest; however, the team believes he will be ready for Week 1.

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Eagles | Uncertain about Nick Foles as a backup QB

Mon, 13 Aug 2012 09:15:33 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg said the team will wait and see whether QB Nick Foles can be the team's backup quarterback, particularly if QB Mike Kafka's (hand) injury sets him back. "We'll see. If he continues to develop at a high rate, that will be the key for him," Mornhinweg said.

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Eagles | Mike Kafka injured

Sat, 11 Aug 2012 08:11:28 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles QB Mike Kafka (hand) fractured his left (non-throwing) hand in the team's preseason opener and will be limited for the next three weeks. Kafka will be able to participate in practice drills where he does not have to take snaps from center. QB Nick Foles will work with the No. 2 offense in "live" practice periods.

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Eagles | Nick Foles could have chance at No. 2 QB job

Fri, 20 Jul 2012 14:22:49 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles QB Nick Foles will enter training camp as the No. 3 quarterback but is expected to be given the chance to compete with QB Mike Kafka for the No. 2 quarterback job.

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Eagles | Mike Kafka showing improved mechanics

Fri, 06 Jul 2012 21:25:18 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles QB Mike Kafka has thrown with a widened stance and little power, but that appeared to have changed during organized team activities (OTAs) and minicamp. He is well on his way to solidifying the No. 2 quarterback job behind starter QB Michael Vick.

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Eagles | Mike Kafka clear favorite for No. 2 job

Sat, 26 May 2012 12:43:59 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles QB Mike Kafka is the clear favorite for No. 2 quarterback job this season because he has gotten the second most reps during organized team activities behind only QB Michael Vick.

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Eagles | Mike Kafka, Trent Edwards to compete for No. 2 job

Wed, 02 May 2012 09:29:48 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles QBs Mike Kafka and Trent Edwards are expected to compete for the No. 2 quarterback job during training camp. The quarterback that does not win the competition could be released because QB Nick Foles likely will be the No. 3 quarterback.

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Eagles | Has a lot of confidence in Mike Kafka

Fri, 27 Apr 2012 20:20:53 -0700

Despite the addition of Arizona QB Nick Foles in the third round of the NFL Draft Friday, April 27, head coach Andy Reid said he has a lot of confidence in backup QB Mike Kafka. "We all know (quarterback) is a pretty important position. When you see one you like, you snag him up," Reid explained about the Foles addition.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Philadelphia Inquirer - Jonathan Tamari

Eagles | Nick Foles, two other QBs competing

Fri, 27 Apr 2012 20:04:56 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said Friday, April 27, that QBs Trent Edwards, Nick Foles and Mike Kafka are "all competing." The Eagles added Foles in the third round of the NFL Draft Friday.

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Eagles | Mike Kafka to be given chance to win No. 2 job

Wed, 28 Mar 2012 10:03:13 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles general manager Howie Roseman indicated QB Mike Kafka will be given every opportunity to earn the No. 2 quarterback job this offseason and in training camp.

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Eagles | Expect Mike Kafka to be No. 2 QB

Wed, 07 Mar 2012 14:17:05 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said he expects QB Mike Kafka to be the No. 2 quarterback next season and QB Trent Edwards being the No. 3 quarterback.

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Eagles | Could look for QB in draft

Sun, 22 Jan 2012 12:25:58 -0800

The Philadelphia Eagles may consider taking a quarterback in the 2012 NFL Draft to compete with QB Mike Kafka for the No. 2 quarterback job.

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Eagles | Michael Vick not practicing

Wed, 16 Nov 2011 10:41:33 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles QB Michael Vick (ribs) is not practicing Wednesday, Nov. 16, and it's uncertain if he will be able to play in Week 11 against the New York Giants. The next few days will be telling for his availability. QBs Vince Young and Mike Kafka will share the repetitions in practice this week, but head coach Andy Reid wouldn't say which one would start if Vick can't go.

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Eagles | Andy Reid mum on potential starting QB for Week 11

Mon, 14 Nov 2011 19:37:40 -0800

If Philadelphia Eagles QB Michael Vick (ribs) cannot go in Week 11, head coach Andy Reid wouldn't commit to a replacement Monday, Nov. 14. He declined to say whether QB Vince Young or QB Mike Kafka would get the nod if Vick is out. Young is 2-0 in his career against the New York Giants, the team's Week 11 opponent.

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