Posts Tagged ‘matt-leinart’

Texans another team with interest in former Cardinals QB Leinart

The Houston Chronicle confirms that the Texans are another team that has their eyes on Matt Leinart, who was released by the Cards on Saturday. The Texans are one of the teams interested in Matt Leinart and could end up signing him if reports are true that Seattle isn’t interested in the former Arizona quarterback […]

Life without Leinart begins in Arizona

I have to be completely honest.  I never saw this coming.  I had Matt Leinart starting all the way.  As the off-season wore on, however, it became increasingly clear that Leinart was not going to be able to lead this team.  Despite what was becoming plain to see, I still couldn’t admit to myself that […]

Bengals taking a long look at adding QB Matt Leinart

Per Joe Reedy at, our speculated Bengal interest in former Cardinal QB Matt Leinart is apparently confirmed: Per multiple league sources, the Bengals are one of five teams who are in the running for former Arizona QB Matt Leinart. The others who have expressed interest are others that have some backup problems as well […]

Arizona parts ways with former first-round pick Matt Leinart

Once again entering 2010, Matt Leinart had the chance to be the starting QB for the Arizona Cardinals. Once again he failed, and this time it’s cost him a roster spot. The 10th overall pick of the 2006 NFL Draft out of USC, Leinart was told on Saturday that he would not be on the […]

Cardinals allow QB Matt Leinart to seek trade

Len Pasquarelli of The Sports Exchange reports the Cardinals have granted permission for quarterback Matt Leinart to seek a trade partner. The Cardinals were reportedly attempting to do the same, contacting the New York Giants earlier this week. The 10th overall pick of the 2006 NFL Draft out of USC, Leinart has started 17 games […]

Leinart trade rumors escalating quickly in Arizona

The Cardinals may be kicking former first-round pick Matt Leinart out of the nest. The sports media is alight with talks of Leinart’s possible departure, which was first reported by Jay Glazer of Fox Sports.  In addition, ESPN’s Mike Sando and NFL Insider Adam Schefter have picked up the story as well. Schefter reported that […]

Would Arizona cut Matt Leinart over demotion comments?

The Cardinals will give QB Derek Anderson a chance to prove that he should be the team’s signal caller as they travel to Chicago to take on the Bears. NFL Network’s Michael Lombardi believes that the Cardinals are likely to cut Matt Leinart, especially with his outburst after a preseason demotion. And if Anderson cannot […]

Upset Cardinals QB Leniart responds to benching

Matt Leinart finally responded to being benched in favor of Derek Anderson for this Saturday’s pre-season game against the Chicago Bears.  Here’s what he had to say: It is disappointing and a little bit frustrating.  I can’t sit up here and say I’m happy and all smiles.  It is frustrating.  I am not sure the […]