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Steelers acquire quarterback Zach Mettenberger: Will he stick?

The Pittsburgh Steelers made yet another quarterback move earlier today by claiming Zach Mettenberger, who was waived by the San Diego Chargers yesterday.  The move comes after the Steelers placed Brad Gradkowski on the injured reserve...Show More Summary

Zach Mettenberger to Steelers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

A day after he was waived by the San Diego Chargers, veteran quarterback Zach Mettenberger was claimed Wednesday by the Pittsburgh Steelers. The team announced the move and noted Bruce Gradkowski has been placed on the reserved list. CBS...Show More Summary

Steelers claim quarterback Zach Mettenberger off waivers

Despite a career record of 0-10, which may or may not be his fault, there is still a market for quarterback Zach Mettenberger. And it’s not one of the teams that had been previously linked to the former Tennessee starter. According to Jason La Canfora of, the Steelers have claimed Mettenberger off waivers from…

Chargers waiving quarterback Zach Mettenberger

When the Titans released quarterback Zach Mettenberger this offseason, there were teams other than the Chargers who wanted him. Today, the Chargers decided they no longer did. According to Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune, the Chargers have waived Mettenberger as part of their first cuts to 75. Mettenberger played for Chargers offensive coordinator…

Zach Mettenberger Comments on Backing Up Marcus Mariota, Chargers, More

Zach Mettenberger sees a brighter future for himself in San Diego than he had in Tennessee. Mettenberger said he could see the writing on the wall with the Titans committing to Marcus Mariota at quarterback moving forward, accordingShow More Summary

Mettenberger sees a better opportunity in San Diego

Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger knew he had no future with the Titans. He now thinks he may have one with the Chargers. “It was tough to be in Tennessee behind a guy like Marcus [Mariota], where there isn’t a light at the end of the tunnel,” Mettenberger recently told his new team’s official website. “Being…

Titans tried to trade Zach Mettenberger during draft, couldn’t

The fact the Chargers claimed quarterback Zach Mettenberger off waivers indicates that there was some interest in the former Titans quarterback, and the fact two other teams tried to almost makes it sound like a market. But the Titans found no takers after offering up for trade during the draft, according to General Manager Jon…

Bengals and Giants tried to claim Zach Mettenberger

Even though the odds of Zach Mettenberger actually helping another team are astronomically low, there were actually multiple teams interested in him trying. Mettenberger was claimed by the Chargers yesterday, which makes sense given his ties with offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt from his days as Titans coach. But according to Field Yates of ESPN, the…

Zach Mettenberger claimed by Chargers

Ken Whisenhunt and Zach Mettenberger are back together again. According to multiple reports, the Chargers claimed Mettenberger off of waivers on Tuesday, a day after the Titans parted ways with the 2014 sixth-round pick. Whisenhunt was heading into his first season as the head coach of the Titans when Tennessee made that pick and is…

Zach Mettenberger to Chargers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

The San Diego Chargers reportedly claimed quarterback Zach Mettenberger off waivers from the Tennessee Titans on Tuesday. Adam Schefter of ESPN first reported the news. Rand Getlin of the NFL Network confirmed the move. Read more NFL news on

The odds aren’t in Zach Mettenberger’s favor, such that they ever were

It’s possible that some NFL team will see fit to put in a waiver claim on former Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger this afternoon. But if he goes on to play any meaningful role for another team, he will be bucking an extremely large trend (as well as his own shortcomings as a player). According to…

Who might put in a waiver claim on Mettenberger?

With the Titans moving on from quarterback Zach Mettenberger and Mettenberger’s next stop now being subject to the waiver wire, the Browns will have the first chance to claim Mettenberger if they want him. The Browns already have five quarterbacks, so they may pass. But with a 24-year old quarterback with 10 games starting experience…

Titans sign four players after minicamp tryouts

The headline roster move out of Nashville on Monday is the Titans’ decision to waive backup quarterback Zach Mettenberger, but it wasn’t the only move they made in the wake of their rookie minicamp. The team announced that they have signed four players who tried out for the team. Former Rutgers fullback Sam Bergen, former…

Titans waive Zach Mettenberger after 2 seasons

Mettenberger started 10 games with the Titans in two seasons, but was waived on Monday. The battle for the backup quarterback role with the Tennessee Titans is over before it ever began after the team waived Zach Mettenberger on Monday,...Show More Summary

Titans cut pre-Marcus Mariota starting QB Zach Mettenberger

At one point Zach Mettenberger looked like he had a future with the Tennessee Titans. Less than two years later, he was cut. On Monday the Titans dumped Mettenberger, who started six games as a rookie in 2014 and showed some decent things for a seventh-round pick. Show More Summary

Titans waive Zach Mettenberger

The Titans are moving on without quarterback Zach Mettenberger. The team announced Monday that they have waived the 2014 sixth-round pick. They signed Matt Cassel to play behind Marcus Mariota earlier this offseason and also have Alex Tanney on their 90-man roster. Mettenberger made six starts during his rookie season and generated some talk about…

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