|National Football League|
|Oct. 21 1:05 PM PT2:05 PM MT3:05 PM CT4:05 PM ET20:05 GMT4:05 AM 北京时间1:05 PM MST3:05 PM EST3:05 PM CT0:05 UAE (+1)16:05 ET18:05 - New York activated Garrard Monday to its 53-man roster.
Analysis: The 35-year-old Garrard was removed from the reserve-retired list two weeks ago and placed on the exempt list, meaning he was eligible to practice and attend meetings. The Jets had until 4 p.m. EDT Monday to decide whether to activate him. Garrard signed with New York in March before leaving because of knee trouble in May. Garrard will serve as a backup and mentor to rookie starter Geno Smith.
|Oct. 10 8:37 AM PT9:37 AM MT10:37 AM CT11:37 AM ET15:37 GMT11:37 PM 北京时间8:37 AM MST10:37 AM EST10:37 AM CT19:37 UAE11:37 ET14:37 - After considering retirement the last few months, quarterback David Garrard has re-signed with the New York Jets to serve as a veteran backup and mentor to rookie Geno Smith.
Analysis: The team announced Thursday that Garrard has been placed on the exempt list, but is eligible to practice and attend meetings. Garrard, who signed with New York in March before leaving because of a balky knee in May, will be on the exempt list for two games.
|May 30 7:14 AM PT8:14 AM MT9:14 AM CT10:14 AM ET14:14 GMT10:14 PM 北京时间7:14 AM MST9:14 AM EST9:14 AM CT18:14 UAE10:14 ET13:14 - Garrard has officially retired after being placed on the reserve-retired list by the New York Jets. move Thursday by Garrard was expected after he told the team two weeks ago that his surgically repaired left knee kept swelling up on him after workouts.
Analysis: The 35-year-old Garrard, signed by the Jets in March, was expected to provide competition at the quarterback spot for both Mark Sanchez and Geno Smith. Garrard hadn't played in a regular-season game in the NFL since 2010 because of injuries.
|May 15 2:27 PM PT3:27 PM MT4:27 PM CT5:27 PM ET21:27 GMT5:27 AM 北京时间2:27 PM MST4:27 PM EST4:27 PM CT1:27 UAE (+1)17:27 ET20:27 - A person familiar with the decision says David Garrard plans to retire because of lingering knee issues, leaving the New York Jets one less quarterback in their open competition. The 35-year-old Garrard was signed in March to provide veteran competition for Mark Sanchez. But Garrard, who hadn't played in a regular-season game in the NFL since 2010 because of injuries, plans to step away because of knee troubles.
Analysis: The former Jacksonville Jaguars star was cut by the Miami Dolphins last summer after he needed arthroscopic surgery on his ailing left knee. Garrard was expected to be in the mix for the Jets' starting job, along with Sanchez and second-round pick Geno Smith.
|Mar. 12 12:37 PM PT1:37 PM MT2:37 PM CT3:37 PM ET19:37 GMT3:37 AM 北京时间12:37 PM MST2:37 PM EST1:37 PM CT23:37 UAE15:37 ET18:37 - Garrard expects to compete for the New York Jets' starting quarterback job despite not taking a regular-season snap in the NFL since 2010.
Analysis: The 35-year-old veteran, who signed as a free agent Monday with the Jets, says Tuesday that he is healthy after dealing with back and knee injuries that sidelined him the last few seasons. Garrard was in training camp with Miami last summer and appeared to have a chance at the starting job, but a knee injury ended those hopes.
|Mar. 11 2:44 PM PT3:44 PM MT4:44 PM CT5:44 PM ET21:44 GMT5:44 AM 北京时间2:44 PM MST4:44 PM EST3:44 PM CT1:44 UAE (+1)17:44 ET20:44 - The New York Jets have signed Garrard to back up - and provide a challenge to - starter Mark Sanchez.
Analysis: Garrard has not played in the NFL since 2010. Garrard started 76 games in nine seasons with Jacksonville. He played in the 2009 Pro Bowl. The Jets have been seeking a veteran to play behind Sanchez, who comes off the worst season of his four-year NFL career. They soured on Tim Tebow last season and Tebow barely played.