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Bengals | Greg McElroy retires

Fri, 21 Mar 2014 06:50:38 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals QB Greg McElroy has retired.

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Bengals | Greg McElroy signed to futures deal

Tue, 07 Jan 2014 20:10:14 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals re-signed QB Greg McElroy to a reserve/futures contract Tuesday, Jan. 7. McElroy spent the 2013 regular season and playoffs on the team's practice squad.

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Bengals | Two signed

Wed, 04 Sep 2013 07:51:49 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals signed free-agent QB Greg McElroy (Jets) and re-signed OT Dennis Roland to the practice squad. WR Andrew Hawkins (ankle) was placed on Injured Reserve designated to return.

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Bills | Not claiming Greg McElroy

Sun, 01 Sep 2013 09:33:30 -0700

The Buffalo Bills did not place a waiver claim on free-agent QB Greg McElroy (Jets).

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Jets | Greg McElroy let go

Sat, 31 Aug 2013 13:04:06 -0700

The New York Jets have released QB Greg McElroy.

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Jets | Matt Simms could win No. 3 QB job

Thu, 29 Aug 2013 11:05:20 -0700

New York Jets QB Matt Simms has the chance to win the No. 3 quarterback job over QB Greg McElroy. Simms is scheduled to start the final preseason game.

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Jets | Greg McElroy out

Thu, 29 Aug 2013 09:16:13 -0700

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy (knee) will not play in the team's fourth preseason game as he is dealing with a knee injury.

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Jets | Greg McElroy injured

Wed, 28 Aug 2013 08:08:42 -0700

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy (knee) injured his knee in practice this week.

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Jets | Greg McElroy limited

Tue, 13 Aug 2013 13:40:22 -0700

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy (ankle) was limited to scout-team reps in practice Tuesday, Aug. 13, after aggravating an ankle injury.

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Jets | Four practicing, two out

Tue, 13 Aug 2013 07:15:15 -0700

New York Jets CB Antonio Cromartie (elbow), QB Greg McElroy (ankle), QB Geno Smith (ankle) and RB Chris Ivory (hamstring) are practicing Tuesday, Aug. 13. WR Clyde Gates (head) and RB Joe McKnight (head) are out.

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Jets | Greg McElroy aggravates injury

Mon, 12 Aug 2013 10:18:12 -0700

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy (ankle) aggravated an ankle injury during practice Monday, Aug. 12. McElroy suffered the injury during the team's first preseason game.

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Jets | Battle setting up for No. 3 QB job

Wed, 26 Jun 2013 19:10:01 -0700

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy and QB Matt Simms are battling for the No. 3 quarterback job, if the team even decides it is necessary to keep three behind QBs Mark Sanchez and Geno Smith. Quarterbacks coach David Lee has been trying to get McElroy to take more chances downfield, instead of option for check-downs.

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Jets | Matt Simms working ahead of Greg McElroy

Thu, 30 May 2013 11:39:59 -0700

New York Jets QB Matt Simms got reps ahead of QB Greg McElroy during organized team activities Thursday, May 30. It is the same order the Jets used during practice last week.

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Jets | Greg McElroy looking forward to competition

Wed, 01 May 2013 11:08:16 -0700

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy said he is looking forward to the team's quarterback competition. "Well it's great obviously," McElroy said of the competition between the five current quarterbacks on the roster. "Competition brings out the best in everybody."

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Jets | Greg McElroy does not think he is underdog for QB job

Wed, 01 May 2013 10:25:21 -0700

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy said he does not see himself as an underdog in the competition for the starting quarterback job. "I don't view it as anything like that. Just go out there, we're all competing, and just enjoy the competition and try to make each other better," McElroy said. He believes there will be reps to go around of all five quarterbacks.

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Jets | Greg McElroy's future uncertain

Mon, 04 Feb 2013 12:29:06 -0800

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy's future with the team could be in jeopardy if the team decides to take a quarterback in the second day of the 2013 NFL Draft.

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Jets | Greg McElroy injury update

Mon, 31 Dec 2012 08:23:21 -0800

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy (concussion) said he is feeling much better now, and he didn't have concussion symptoms after Week 17.

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Jets | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 30 Dec 2012 08:40:19 -0800

The New York Jets have declared LB Bryan Thomas, OG Caleb Schlauderaff, WR Chaz Schilens, TE Dustin Keller, CB Ellis Lankster, QB Greg McElroy inactive for Week 17.

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Jets | Three doubtful

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 11:59:47 -0800

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy (abdomen, concussion), WR Chaz Schilens (knee) and LB Bryan Thomas (chest) all did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 28, and are doubtful for Week 17.

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Jets | Seven miss practice

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 13:18:40 -0800

New York Jets CB Aaron Berry (hamstring), TE Dustin Keller (ankle), S LaRon Landry (hamstring, heel), QB Greg McElroy (abdomen, concussion), RB Joe McKnight (ankle, illness), WR Chaz Schilens (knee) and LB Bryan Thomas (chest) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 27.

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Jets | Tim Tebow still unhappy

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 08:49:24 -0800

New York Jets QB Tim Tebow is not happy QB Mark Sanchez has been named the starter for Week 17 in place of QB Greg McElroy (concussion), according to head coach Rex Ryan.

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Jets | Greg McElroy injury update

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 08:43:21 -0800

Updating a previous item, New York Jets QB Greg McElroy (concussion) didn't disclose his concussion symptoms, and team trainers found out early Thursday, Dec. 27, according to head coach Rex Ryan.

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Jets | Greg McElroy dealing with concussion

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 08:33:54 -0800

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy (concussion) was diagnosed with a concussion when he experienced headaches lifting weights Thursday, Dec. 27. He will be out for Week 17.

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Jets | Greg McElroy leads offense in practice

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 04:53:07 -0800

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy (abdomen) took every rep in practice Wednesday, Dec. 26. McElroy downplayed his abdominal injury, calling it a mild strain.

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Jets | Greg McElroy fully practices

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 13:32:18 -0800

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy (abdomen) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 26.

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Jets | Greg McElroy to practice despite injury

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 09:04:04 -0800

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy (abdomen) will fully participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 26, despite dealing with an abdomen injury.

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Jets | Rough game for Greg McElroy

Mon, 24 Dec 2012 05:45:25 -0800

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy was sacked 11 times in the team's Week 16 game.

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Jets | Tim Tebow opts out of Wildcat

Sun, 23 Dec 2012 16:50:33 -0800

New York Jets QB Tim Tebow was so frustrated when head coach Rex Ryan named QB Greg McElroy as the starting quarterback for Week 16 that he told the coaches he didn't want to be used in any Wildcat packages against the San Diego Chargers, multiple sources said. Instead, the team used WR Jeremy Kerley in the formations.

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Jets | Greg McElroy to start Week 17

Sun, 23 Dec 2012 14:31:00 -0800

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan said QB Greg McElroy will start Week 17.

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Jets | Mark Sanchez expected to be backup

Fri, 21 Dec 2012 16:03:09 -0800

New York Jets QB Mark Sanchez is expected to be the No. 2 quarterback behind QB Greg McElroy in Week 16. It's possible that the Jets will have three active quarterbacks against the San Diego Chargers.

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Jets | Greg McElroy takes all the snaps

Thu, 20 Dec 2012 08:12:54 -0800

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy received every snap at quarterback in practice Wednesday, Dec. 19. Head coach Rex Ryan is also not yet ready to reveal the team's No. 2 quarterback.

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Jets | Could have three QBs active

Wed, 19 Dec 2012 11:53:45 -0800

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan said there is a chance that QB Greg McElroy, QB Mark Sanchez and QB Tim Tebow will all be active for Week 16.

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Jets | Tim Tebow wants out

Wed, 19 Dec 2012 04:37:27 -0800

New York Jets QB Tim Tebow will request to be traded or released after the season assuming that QB Greg McElroy starts the final two games. Tebow's desire to part ways with the Jets came to a head after McElroy leapfrogged him on the depth chart, according to a source.

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Jets | May mix in Tim Tebow

Tue, 18 Dec 2012 12:08:49 -0800

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan said the team may find a way to incorporate QB Tim Tebow into the Week 16 game plan against the San Diego Chargers, according to a source. QB Greg McElroy will receive the start over QB Mark Sanchez.

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Jets | Greg McElroy to start Week 16

Tue, 18 Dec 2012 11:18:57 -0800

Updating a previous report, New York Jets QB Greg McElroy will start in Week 16.

Fantasy Tip: It'll be interesting to see if Tim Tebow sees increased action as part of the gameplan, even with McElroy starting against the San Diego Chargers. McElroy should be ignored in most, if not all, leagues.

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Jets | Leaning towards starting Greg McElroy

Tue, 18 Dec 2012 11:09:51 -0800

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan is leaning towards starting QB Greg McElroy in Week 16.

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Jets | Week 15 Inactives

Mon, 17 Dec 2012 16:24:22 -0800

The New York Jets have declared CB Aaron Berry, LB Bryan Thomas, OG Caleb Schlauderaff, DL Damon Harrison, TE Dustin Keller, QB Greg McElroy, WR Stephen Hill inactive for Week 15.

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Jets | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 09 Dec 2012 08:44:38 -0800

The New York Jets have declared OG Caleb Schlauderaff, WR Clyde Gates, DL Damon Harrison, TE Dustin Keller, QB Greg McElroy, WR Jordan White, LB Ricky Sapp inactive for Week 14.

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Jets | No. 2 QB still undecided

Thu, 06 Dec 2012 09:45:27 -0800

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan has not yet decided between QB Greg McElroy and QB Tim Tebow (ribs) for the team's No. 2 quarterback spot. Tebow will travel with the team for Week 14 even if he doesn't dress for the game.

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Jets | Mark Sanchez will be on a short leash

Wed, 05 Dec 2012 05:22:16 -0800

Although the New York Jets appear committed to QB Mark Sanchez as their starting quarterback, particularly since he is owed $8.25 million in guaranteed money next year, he will be on a short leash in Week 14. Sanchez has 18 turnovers, including five in the last two games. If he struggles in the first half, it'll be QB Greg McElroy time, likely for good.

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Jets | Brass prefers Greg McElroy

Tue, 04 Dec 2012 10:17:51 -0800

New York Jets owner Woody Johnson reportedly prefers QB Greg McElroy to start over QB Mark Sanchez. However, general manager Mike Tannenbaum and offensive coordinator Tony Sparano prefer Sanchez this week.

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Jets | Leaning toward Greg McElroy

Mon, 03 Dec 2012 18:22:42 -0800

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan has not made an official decision on his starting quarterback for Week 14, but one source said it is "65/35" he is leaning toward selecting QB Greg McElroy over QB Mark Sanchez. However, Ryan still will meet with general manager Mike Tannenbaum over the issue.

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Jets | No decision on Week 14 QB

Mon, 03 Dec 2012 08:59:55 -0800

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan said he has confidence in QBs Mark Sanchez, Tim Tebow and Greg McElroy and he will not name his starter for Week 14 until later in the week.

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Jets | Greg McElroy provided a spark

Mon, 03 Dec 2012 04:50:24 -0800

New York Jets QB Greg McElroy didn't do anything spectacular in relief of QB Mark Sanchez in Week 13, completing five of seven passes for 29 yards and a touchdown, but he provided a lift. "You could definitely feel a spark in the stadium," SS Yeremiah Bell said.

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Jets | Mark Sanchez gets cold shoulder

Mon, 03 Dec 2012 04:44:27 -0800

Upon hearing the news during Week 13 that he was benched, New York Jets QB Mark Sanchez tried to talk to offensive coordinator Tony Sparano, who delivered the news, but Sparano turned away. Sanchez then went to see head coach Rex Ryan, who already was focused on the defensive series, and all he could manage was a "Yeah" when asked by Sanchez if QB Greg McElroy was in. "I just wanted to hear it from the head coach, that's all," Sanchez said after the game.

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Jets | Not naming starter for Week 14

Sun, 02 Dec 2012 13:14:25 -0800

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan would not name a starting quarterback for the team's Week 14 game after QB Mark Sanchez was benched and replaced by QB Greg McElroy.

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Jets | Mark Sanchez benched

Sun, 02 Dec 2012 12:05:37 -0800

The New York Jets have decided to bench QB Mark Sanchez in their Week 13 game and have replaced him with QB Greg McElroy.

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Jets | Week 12 Inactives

Thu, 22 Nov 2012 16:08:13 -0800

The New York Jets have declared CB Aaron Berry, OG Caleb Schlauderaff, DL Damon Harrison, QB Greg McElroy, TE Hayden Smith, OG Hayworth Hicks, RB Kahlil Bell inactive for Week 12.

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Jets | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 18 Nov 2012 08:40:43 -0800

The New York Jets have declared OG Caleb Schlauderaff, DL Damon Harrison, QB Greg McElroy, TE Hayden Smith, OG Hayworth Hicks, LB Marcus Dowtin inactive for Week 11.

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Jets | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 11 Nov 2012 11:42:46 -0800

The New York Jets have declared LB Aaron Maybin, OG Caleb Schlauderaff, QB Greg McElroy, TE Hayden Smith, OG Hayworth Hicks, RB Joe McKnight, DL Kenrick Ellis inactive for Week 10.

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