September 27, 2005 |
New York Jet quarterback Chad Pennington will miss the rest of the season because of a torn right rotator cuff. Pennington's injury was confirmed by a person with knowledge of his condition, but who declined to be identified because the team had not made an official announcement. An MRI exam showed Pennington tore his rotator cuff in Sunday's 26-20 overtime loss to Jacksonville. Pennington was expected to visit Dr. James Andrews, an orthopedist, in Alabama today.
October 15, 1999 |
Chad Pennington completed 27 of 37 passes for 393 yards and three touchdowns to offset two second-half interceptions Thursday night as No. 15-ranked Marshall defeated Toledo, 38-13, at Huntington, W.Va. Midway through the fourth quarter, Toledo was stopped on downs at the Marshall 41, and Pennington led a five-play scoring drive that ended with his 15-yard touchdown pass to James Williams for a 31-13 lead. "I put my team in a potentially bad situation," Pennington said.
November 24, 2003 |
Chad Pennington went through his usual fourth-quarter routine Sunday -- rallying the New York Jets. Pennington guided another late comeback with calm, confidence and a bit of deception, throwing a three-yard touchdown pass to Santana Moss with 26 seconds left to give the Jets a 13-10 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars. With three minutes to go and no timeouts, Pennington marched the Jets 94 yards.
September 30, 2009 |
The NFL has suspended St. Louis Rams linebacker David Vobora without pay for the next four games for violating its policy on performance-enhancing substances. The NFL made the announcement Tuesday and said Vobora's suspension begins immediately. He can return to the active roster Oct. 26. Vobora was the last overall pick of last year's draft. He became a starter this year. Pennington is out, Thigpen is in The Miami Dolphins placed quarterback Chad Pennington on the injured-reserve list to create a roster spot for quarterback Tyler Thigpen , acquired from the Kansas City Chiefs for an undisclosed draft pick.
December 23, 2002 |
Chad Pennington saved the New York Jets' season again and Wayne Chrebet took a leap toward redemption. The Jets kept their playoff hopes alive with a 30-17 win Sunday night over the New England Patriots, one week after they fell to lowly Chicago. "Last week we didn't think we were going to be breathing, but now we're breathing," said Pennington, who threw three touchdown passes and improved to 7-4 as a starter.
October 12, 2009 |
It's a tale of two old foes, and two young quarterbacks. Tonight's game between the New York Jets and Miami Dolphins, among the NFL's more bitter division rivals, marks the "Monday Night Football" debut of the Jets' Mark Sanchez and the Dolphins' Chad Henne. Both players have something to prove. Sanchez, who looked sharp in his first three games, is coming off a four-turnover performance in a loss at New Orleans. How will he bounce back? In the wake of the Jets' first defeat of the season, Sanchez told reporters he needs to do a better job of keeping his emotions in check.
October 18, 2004 |
Chad Pennington could feel the pressure of trying to make franchise history weighing down his teammates. With the New York Jets trailing by 11 points at halftime, Pennington spoke up in the locker room. It worked. Pennington led a second-half comeback and rookie Jonathan Vilma sealed it, helping the Jets beat San Francisco, 22-14, Sunday. Though they floundered for the first half, the Jets are 5-0 for the first time in their 45-year history thanks to a strong effort after the break.
September 14, 2007 |
Chad Pennington dropped back and threw a few light passes. That counts as significant progress for the injured New York Jets quarterback, who was still preparing Thursday to play against the Baltimore Ravens. Pennington appeared to favor his injured right ankle in practice but made some throws during drills after not taking any snaps the previous day during the half-hour period that the media were allowed to view.
August 17, 2008 |
Brett Favre threw a four-yard touchdown pass to Dustin Keller to cap the second series of his New York Jets debut against the Washington Redskins on Saturday night at East Rutherford, N.J. Favre, acquired from Green Bay last week, took the snap, looked to his left and found the rookie tight end in the end zone to give the Jets a 7-0 lead with 5:25 remaining in the first quarter. Favre clapped in celebration after the score and high-fived several of his new teammates, including Keller.