Matt Schaub RUMORS & NEWS

  • Ravens sign Matt Schaub as backup quarterback

    Baltimore Sun "The Ravens finalized a one-year, $3 million contract with veteran quarterback Matt Schaub on Tuesday after talks progressed quickly during his visit to team headquarters. The Ravens were Schaub's only free-agent visit. Schaub, 33, also drew strong interest from the Atlanta Falcons, the team..." March 31

  • Falcons coach Dan Quinn doesn't rule out Matt Schaub "The Atlanta Falcons always need a backup plan just in case the unexpected happens to quarterback Matt Ryan. Right now, recently re-signed veteran T.J. Yates and Sean Renfree provide the depth behind Ryan. But what if the Falcons could add a player familiar with new offensive coordinator Kyle..." March 27

  • Raiders release backup QB Matt Schaub

    CSN Bay Area "Raiders quarterback Matt Schaub has been released, the team announced on Monday afternoon. The transaction gives the Raiders $5.5 million in salary cap space. Without dead money involved and second-year signal caller Derek Carr firmly entrenched as the starter, Schaub’s release has been..." March 16

  • Schaub not in England with Raiders, will miss Dolphins game

    CSN Bay Area "Raiders backup quarterback Matt Schaub left the team just before Sunday's loss to New England to tend to a family emergency. He has not returned and will not be in London for Sunday's game against the Dolphins, head coach Dennis Allen announced on Wednesday. A team official confirmed that he..." September 25

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    Bill Williamson @BWilliamsonESPN

    #Raiders Allen won't say it but my guess is we see Carr against Jets

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    Jerry McDonald @Jerrymcd

    Dennis Allen holding firm with Schaub. Looking for him to start Week 1 vs. NY Jets. Has no concerns about QB position.

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Raiders QB Matt Schaub (sore elbow) sat out practice Sun. Source says no major structural damage. Tendinitis. Explains arm strength issues

  • Dennis Allen: Matt Schaub is the Raiders’ starting quarterback

    Pro Football Talk "Matt Schaub will not need to win a quarterback competition in Oakland to become the Raiders’ starting quarterback. He already is the Raiders’ starting quarterback. Raiders coach Dennis Allen said after Schaub arrived in a trade with the Texans that Schaub will open the season as the No. 1..." March 22

  • Raiders give up a pick in the sixth for Matt Schaub

    Pro Football Talk "He’s a former Texan because of all the picks-six. So it’s only right that the Texans get a pick in the sixth for Matt Schaub. The Raiders announced that the trade was official Friday afternoon, and John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports that the deal was for a sixth-round draft..." March 22

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Official: As reported this am, QB Matt Schaub traded to Oakland for a 6th-round pick this year.

  • Raiders likely to deal late-round selection for Matt Schaub

    Pro Football Talk "The Raiders are reportedly poised to trade for Texans quarterback Matt Schaub. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Raiders are “expected” to deal a late-round selection in May’s draft to Houston for Schaub, the Texans’ starting quarterback for most of the last seven seasons. The..." March 21

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Fitzpatrick signed w/Texans yesterday RT @AdamSchefter Raiders expected to trade 2014 late-rd pick to Texans for QB Matt Schaub, per source

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    When #Texans make their move with Matt Schaub (cut or trade), expect them to have interest in #Jets QB Mark Sanchez if/when he’s released

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    John McClain @McClain_on_NFL

    Before anyone asks, the Texans aren't interested in Brandon Weeden or Jason Campbell. Texans are keeping Matt Schaub for a while.

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    John McClain @McClain_on_NFL

    Texans have been thinking bout keeping Matt Schaub but I'll be stunned if they do.

  • Texas save $4 million if they released QB Schaub

    Over The Cap "Driving home from work the other day I heard a discussion between Jay Glazer of Fox and Mike Francesa of WFAN where they felt as if the Texans head coaching job was “one of the best openings in the last 10 years”. While some of their talk focused on ownership that doesn’t meddle most of it..." December 29

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    Deepi Sidhu @DeepSlant

    Case Keenum will not play Sunday due to a torn ligament in his thumb. Matt Schaub will start and took first team reps in practice. #Texans.

  • TE Graham inactive for Texans; Schaub will back up Keenum

    Houston Chronicle "Tight end Garrett Graham is inactive for the Texans. As a result, rookie Ryan Griffin will make his first start Sunday against the Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium. The Texans are down to one healthy tight end. Normal starter Owen Daniels is still recovering from a fractured fibula, while Graham..." December 15

  • Texans’ Kubiak feels a ‘great deal’ for shaken Schaub

    Houston Chronicle "Former Texans starting quarterback Matt Schaub acknowledged Wednesday he doesn’t know if he’ll be with the team next season. Coach Gary Kubiak expressed sympathy for Schaub on Thursday, saying it’s been “extremely difficult” to watch Schaub struggle this year. A Pro Bowl quarterback in 2012,..." November 22

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    Houston Texans @HoustonTexans

    Kubiak: "Case will start Sunday. I have total confidence in him." #Texans

  • Schaub, Johnson have heated exchange in Texans' loss "Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak and one-time franchise quarterback Matt Schaub might have written their tickets out of town with their actions in Sunday's 28-23 loss to the Oakland Raiders. Kubiak pushed his chips to the center of the table and bet the house on Schaub when he made the..." November 17

  • Texans bench Case Keenum, insert Matt Schaub "Although Case Keenum has been surprisingly good so far this year in taking over the Texans starting quarterback job, Gary Kubiak gave us some insight into his mind this week when he said that Keenum "has to continue to play well to stay in there" because Matt Schaub was "playing really..." November 17

  • Case Keenum will start for Texans vs. Colts

    Houston Chronicle "Case Keenum will start at quarterback for the Texans on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts at Reliant Stadium. Coach Gary Kubiak said Matt Schaub, who is healthy, will back up Keenum. The former University of Houston standout is not the team’s long-term starter and the state of the..." October 28

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Sources: #Texans QB Matt Schaub has torn ankle ligaments that he’ll be attempting to play through. He may not be “right” all season.

  • Matt Schaub out; Case Keenum to start Sunday

    Houston Chronicle "Former Houston Cougar Case Keenum will make his first NFL start at Kansas City after the decision was made to not try to let Matt Schaub play Sunday coach Gary Kubiak said Thursday. He made the decision to tell the team this morning as the Texans prepare for the 6-0 Chiefs who have the NFL’s best..." October 17

  • Schaub on fans cheering injury: 'No place for that in this game' "Texans quarterback Matt Schaub has had a rough few weeks. Heading into last Sunday's matchup against the Rams he had thrown pick-sixes in four straight games and then he suffered a tough-to-look-at lower leg injury in the midst of the team getting blown out at home. With Schaub's job already..." October 15

  • Injury could keep Texans QB Matt Schaub from starting vs. Chiefs "Texans quarterback Matt Schaub might not be starting on Sunday against Kansas City but it has nothing to do with his recent struggles. Schaub suffered an ankle injury in Houston's loss to the Rams on Sunday and that injury could keep him from playing against the Chiefs. Schaub was injured near..." October 15

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    John McClain @McClain_on_NFL

    Schaub is getting his right foot wrapped. That's the one he injured that required surgery in 2011.

  • Matt Schaub's status as Texans' starting QB in doubt "It's no secret that embattled Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub is on the shortest leash in the league following coach Gary Kubiak's public concession that it was a "real tough" decision to stick with the veteran for this week's game against the St. Louis Rams. A Texans source confirms to..." October 11

  • Fans Accost Matt Schaub At His Home

    CBS Houston "A source close to law enforcement told The Fred and Ted Show late Tuesday evening that Houston Police were contacted by the NFL after fans approached Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub at his home and berated him for his recent poor play. No arrests were made. “A fan went to his house..." October 09

  • NFL VP: Man yelled obscenities at Matt Schaub's home "NFL vice president of security Jeff Miller confirmed Wednesday to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport that the league is aware of an incident at the home of Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub involving a fan. "This is a little unusual in that we don't normally have fans acting in this way going..." October 09

  • Schaub remains Texans starting quarterback, will face Rams on Sunday

    Houston Chronicle "Quarterback Matt Schaub will remain in the starting lineup for Sunday’s game against St. Louis at Reliant Stadium Texans coach Gary Kubiak said today. Kubiak ended speculation that Schaub might be replaced by T.J. Yates at his postpractice news conference. Yates replaced Schaub early in the..." October 09

  • Houston restaurant gives all Matts free burgers on October 12 "The Houston restaurant scene really really cares about the Texans. And people named Matt. Not too long after one burger joint offered a "Pick Six" burger named in ahem honor of Matt Schaub Schaub threw another pick six his fourth-straight game with the nightmare toss. To try and get him right..." October 08

  • Matt Schaub still Texans' starting QB, Gary Kubiak says "Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak stuck with Matt Schaub as long as possible. Schaub finally gave his coach no other choice but to make a change at quarterback. T.J. Yates entered during the fourth quarter of Sunday night's 34-3 loss to the San Francisco 49ers after Schaub threw his third..." October 07

  • Texans slowly working DeVier Posey back from Achilles injury

    Houston Chronicle "Six Texans caught passes from QB Matt Schaub against the Chargers. DeVier Posey wasn’’t one of them. Texans coach Gary Kubiak said the second-year wide receiver is doing well in his recovery from an Achilles tear but isn’’t “all the way back yet.” As a result the Texans will slowly bring Posey..." September 14

  • Schaub keyed Texans’ biggest comeback in franchise history, Kubiak says

    Houston Chronicle "Matt Schaub’s eyes looked worn out. His face appeared gaunt. His body was slumped and the Texans’ quarterback was as exhausted as his team. Schaub still had a few feet to walk though before he was inside the safety of the Texans’ locker room. Slowly moving past security personnel and media..." September 10