August 13, 2003
'I've never missed practices. I've never missed a game. This is totally new to me, and it's frustrating to me. I don't like this feeling.' Jeff Garcia, San Francisco 49er quarterback, who has sat out two weeks of practice because of a bulging disk in his back
November 9, 1999 |
Concerned about a lifeless passing game and plunging offensive productivity, the San Francisco 49ers are considering benching slumping quarterback Jeff Garcia in favor of Steve Stenstrom. A decision is expected by Wednesday. "Believe me, I have not lost any confidence in Jeff Garcia," Coach Steve Mariucci said. "But his production hasn't been what we want it to be, nor what he wants it to be. "He's going through some growing pains as a first-year starter would.
October 15, 2007 |
TAMPA, Fla. -- Matt Bryant's 43-yard field goal with 11 seconds remaining gave the Tampa Bay Buccaneers a 13-10 victory over the Tennessee Titans. Tennessee quarterback Vince Young, the 2006 NFL offensive rookie of the year, limped off in the third quarter. Jeff Garcia threw a 69-yard touchdown pass to Joey Galloway less than five minutes after Young left.
October 22, 2007 |
DETROIT -- Jeff Garcia suddenly had trouble protecting the football, and the Detroit Lions took full advantage. The Lions scored touchdowns after Garcia's two fumbles, including wide receiver Calvin Johnson's 32-yard run in the fourth quarter, to beat their former teammate and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 23-16. Detroit (4-2) pulled within a game of idle Green Bay in the NFC North, while Tampa Bay (4-3) lost a chance to move past idle Carolina in the NFC South.
June 19, 2003 |
A consumer's guide to the best and worst of sports media and merchandise. Ground rules: If it can be read, played, heard, observed, worn, viewed, dialed or downloaded, it's in play here. One exception: No products will be endorsed. What: "Beyond the Glory: Jeff Garcia" When: Sunday, 8 p.m., Fox Sports Net, and 9 p.m., Fox Sports Net 2 The Jeff Garcia story is an amazing one, nicely captured in this edition of "Beyond the Glory."