Friday, May 24, 2024

Patriots desperate QB struggles on show again

The New England Patriots constant reshuffling of the QB position was on show again today as QB Malik Cunningham was waived just 10 days after signing.

Cunningham had previously been on the practice squad, but was signed to the active roster as a flaccid Patriots offense looked for some kind of spark. It has been a dire season for the 2-5 Patriots, with their only real bright spot coming at the weekend with a win over the Bills.


It was supposed to be different this season with New England adding veteran offensive-guru Bill O’Brien to the coaching staff as OC, but Mac Jones has not rebounded from his horror show of last season. Cunningham was never going to start, but he was used as a gadget QB as New England tried to make something happen.

After last weeks game O’Brien said of Cunningham, “You put together a package of plays and try not to overload him, and they’re plays within our system, so these aren’t brand new plays. He’s a very bright guy, he does a good job, he knows the plays and he’s gotten better every week.”

However, the Patriots are now apparently going to look in another direction for the spark that could save their season.

For more like this, you can visit our NFL section here. Also, follow us on Facebook for coverage of the NFL and much more.

Fiery Brian Flores in NFL Accelerator for 2024

Former Dolphins head coach Brian Flores is the biggest name in the NFL's fifth edition of it's Accelerator program decided to strengthen the pipeline of...

Lions Maligned QB signs $212-million extension

Lions QB Jared Goff has been much maligned throughout his career, but after a run to the NFC Championship game he has been rewarded with...

Dangerous Eagles pivotal 2024 schedule

The Philadelphia Eagles will open their pivotal 2024 season with a monster matchup against the Green Bay Packers as they look to put their 2023...

Champion Chiefs open 24 vs Ravens

The defending Super Bowl Champion Chiefs will open their 2024 campaign at home against the Ravens. There are some exciting matchups for the Chiefs, as head...