The Jets have activated veteran quarterback David Garrard to the active roster and have released Brady Quinn, according to the team’s official Twitter account. Garrard initially participated in OTAs with the Jets but was forced to suspend his comeback due to lingering injuries. Quinn was signed after being released by the Seahawks, following final cuts in August.
Garrard has battled knee injuries over the last few seasons but felt good enough to take a physical and be added to the Jets exempt list. The veteran had two weeks to prove he could participate in practice for the Jets and now will serve as a veteran backup to rookie Geno Smith. Garrard has spent the last three offseasons with three different teams and this is the first time he will be on an active roster in the regular season during that period.
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New York has had extra time to prepare for this game since it played last Thursday, and going up against this weak Minnesota defense you would expect the Giants to be able to put up some points. But will the Giants be able to contain Adrian Peterson?
The key to that question, and the game, could be new Vikings quarterback Josh Freemen. Going against what has been the league’s worst scoring defense, Freeman could have a big day and solidify his spot as starter.
But if the struggles he had in Tampa Bay continue, it could be a long night for Minnesota.