Jimmy Garoppolo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Bill Belichick: Jimmy Garoppolo 'has made great strides for us'

    CBS Sports "As it stands, the Patriots will be without Tom Brady for the first four games of the season, and barring a legal miracle, that won't change. Which means that New England heads into 2016 with someone other than Brady as its starting quarterback. The only other candidate (currently on the roster,..." April 27

  • Should first-round-pick-less Pats trade Garoppolo?

    NFL.com "The Patriots are without a first-round pick in this year's draft, but could they make some noise anyway? Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald recently brought up an interesting prospect: Trade backup Jimmy Garoppolo to a quarterback-needy team and potentially get a very early second-rounder back --..." February 29

  • Patriots should find out Jimmy Garoppolo's value

    Boston Herald "As the Patriots barrel toward one of the most important decisions in the history of their franchise, they’ve got to do their work on the class of quarterbacks in anticipation of April’s draft. Tom Brady and Jimmy Garoppolo are both signed through 2017, and Brady will be 40 years old when he is..." February 28

  • Garoppolo: 'Gotta get used to' all the attention

    CSN New England "Jimmy Garoppolo exited the Patriots training room on Wednesday to find what may have been a bit of a jarring sight: dozens of reporters and cameras stationed in front of his locker. Receiving that kind of attention is still relatively new to the second-year quarterback, he admitted. "Eastern..." August 27

  • Jimmy Garoppolo takes majority of reps at New England Patriots practice

    ESPN "Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo dropped back to pass in Wednesday night's in-stadium practice and spotted wide receiver Josh Boyce deep down the middle with a step behind rookie cornerback Jimmy Jean. So he let it rip with the following thought in mind: "Don't underthrow it, let it out there!" It..." August 06

  • When Deflatgate subsides, focus will turn to Jimmy Garoppolo

    Pro Football Talk "For now, all the talk in New England is about Tom Brady and his four-game suspension to start the season. Eventually, the focus will begin to shift to Jimmy Garoppolo, who is expected to start in Brady’s absence. Garoppolo, whom the Patriots chose in the second round of last year’s draft,..." July 30

  • Unnamed Pats player: "“Jimmy is going to be (expletive) cold-blooded”

    Boston Herald "It’s Jimmy time. Rookie quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo figures to garner the most playing time of his young career tomorrow when the Patriots host the Bills in a regular-season finale that has no bearing on the standings. Based on the way Garoppolo has won over his teammates in the past few..." December 28

  • Garoppolo on No. 2: 'Hasn't really sunk in'

    ESPN Boston "When the New England Patriots traded quarterback Ryan Mallett to the Houston Texans on Sunday, it answered one of the lingering questions for the team at the end of the preseason: Who would be the top backup behind Tom Brady? Second-round draft choice Jimmy Garoppolo won the job, which he was..." September 02

  • Patriots QB Garoppolo to start finale

    ESPN Boston "The New England Patriots will start rookie quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo in their final preseason game against the New York Giants on Thursday, coach Bill Belichick confirmed to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter through a team spokesman. Furthermore, Garoppolo is expected to play the majority, if..." August 25