Quarterback

  • UGA football legend Andy Johnson dies at 65

    ATHENS, Ga. – Former University of Georgia quarterback Andy Johnson has died after a lengthy illness. He was 65. Johnson starred at UGA from 1971 through 1973, and later played seven seasons in the NFL as a running back. Johnson was also a standout baseball player and is a...
  • UGA already buzzing about new QB Justin Fields

    ATHENS, Ga. – Apparently Justin Fields’ finger is just fine, thank you very much. Fields came to Georgia as the top-rated dual-threat quarterback in America. So, naturally, everybody in the Bulldogs’ spring camp is talking about how great his arm is. “Cannon” seemed to be the consensus description. Players...
  • UGA’s Justin Fields named ‘top impact’ freshman QB in 2018

    In the last few years, freshman quarterbacks have proved to the college football world that they can contribute right away. Last season, freshman Tua Tagovailoa led Alabama to a National Championship, defeating Georgia freshman Jake Fromm in the process. And the year prior, Jalen Hurts — who was replaced by Tagovailoa...
  • Stanford Gets 4-star QB After Church Mission

    The Latest on college football national signing day (all times Eastern): ___ 11:45 a.m. Tanner McKee from California, the highest rated quarterback still uncommitted entering signing day, picked Stanford over Alabama, Texas A&M, BYU and Texas. It was a boost for Stanford’s recruiting class on Wednesday’s signing day. But...
  • Atlanta Falcons Quarterback Matt Ryan, wife, expecting twins

    ATLANTA – There’s just something about the number 2 for Matt Ryan. The quarterback’s wife Sarah announced today on Instagram that she and Matt are expecting not one, but two babies next year. Sarah shared a photo of the couple posing with a 2-shaped balloon and said she was expecting....
  • Kevin Hogan to replace DeShone Kizer as starting QB for Browns

    BEREA, Ohio – Kevin Hogan will be the new starting quarterback for the Cleveland Browns when they play the Houston Texans on Sunday, coach Hue Jackson announced Wednesday. “I’ve made the decision to start Kevin this week,” Jackson said in a statement. “We’ve liked what Kevin has been able...
  • Nation’s No. 1 high school QB Justin Fields commits to UGA

    It’s official: Justin Fields is headed to Athens. Harrison High School quarterback Justin Fields announced his destination to the University of Georgia at a pep rally at the school on Friday. It’s done! @justnfields is headed to play between the hedges for @FootballUGA! More: https://t.co/3E1aFD7yge pic.twitter.com/26YevUCg9Q — WSB-TV Sports...
  • Raiders QB Carr out 2 to 6 weeks with back injury

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) – Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr will miss between two and six weeks after breaking a bone in his back during a loss to the Denver Broncos. Coach Jack Del Rio said Monday that a CT scan showed that Carr has a transverse process fracture in his...
  • University of Georgia signal caller suffers injury in first quarter of season opener!

    Georgia starting quarterback Jacob Eason suffered a leg injury on the third drive of the season, and freshman Jake Fromm replaced him, leading the Bulldogs to a 21-0 halftime lead. Eason was described as “out for now” with a left knee injury, per an announcement in the press box...