Brady comfortable with his’very old helmet’ More New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady plans to take advantage of the NFL’s grandfather policy in regard to his helmet. The league has prohibited players from wearing 10 helmet models that did not perform well in safety testing, and Brady’s VSR-4 helmet is on that list. Brady, a three-time NFL Most Valuable Player, says he’s comfortable with his helmet and doesn’t wish to change his ways. It’s a good thing. They’re trying to find helmets the players will wear that will absorb force better. I think that’s a positive, Brady said, via ESPN. I still wear a very old helmet, probably out of habit.
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In an expected move, the Jets on Thursday cut quarterback Bryce Petty, a league source confirmed to NJ Advance Media.
That means the Jets now have four quarterbacks Sam Darnold, Josh McCown, Teddy Bridgewater, and Christian Hackenberg heading into spring practices. The Jets’ first organized team activities practice is May 22.
The Jets drafted Petty in Round 4 in 2015. He didn’t play as a rookie, and then struggled during the action he received from 2016-17.
In addition to returning starters Janoris Jenkins, Eli Apple, Landon Collins and Darian Thompson, the Giants also have holdovers Brandon Dixon, Donte Deayon and Andrew Adams.
The 6-foot-4, 220-pound Goodwin played California University of Pennsylvania and entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent wide receiver in 2014. He spent his first season on the Steelers practice squad and his second on the Falcons practice squad before taking his height across the line of scrimmage.
Since then, Goodwin has played in 28 games with one start for the Falcons and Cardinals, totaling 12 tackles and two passes defended. He has played in more than 250 snaps on special teams in each of the last two seasons and reached a Super Bowl with the Falcons.
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