Brian Hoyer

 / Free Agent
 / Agent

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Passing Yards Yd Completion % %
37 83.3

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Time To Hang It Up: Five NFL Quarterbacks That Should Retire Before The 2024 Season
This spring, one of the NFL's best backup quarterbacks of this generation chose to hang up his cleats.Teddy Bridgewater helped the New Orleans Saints win a third-straight division title in 2019, winning all five of his starts while Drew Brees was injured early in the season. He did not throw any passes last season, but the Detroit Lions always knew they had him to turn to if Jared Goff went down.Bridgewater probably had a couple of more good years as a backup in him.Brian Hoyer, however, does ... [Read More]
Brian Hoyer Inactive, Aidan O'Connell The Backup Monday Night
Las Vegas Raiders veteran quarterback Brian Hoyer is a healthy scratch on Monday night against the Detroit Lions, meaning that rookie Aidan O'Connell will serve as Jimmy Garoppolo's backup. It's a shift in the team's QB pecking order, as Hoyer was active as the team's backup or starter for all seven of the previous games this year. Jimmy G will make his return from a back injury in a tough matchup on the road in Detroit. O'Connell has appeared in two games (one start) so far in his rookie ... [Read More]
Brian Hoyer Extends Losing Streak
Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Brian Hoyer completed 17 of 32 passes (53%) for 129 yards and two interceptions in the Week 7 loss to the Chicago Bears. Hoyer, filling in for injured Jimmy Garoppolo, struggled to get the offense going at Soldier Field. The veteran quarterback had zero passing touchdowns and was sacked once. Hoyer has now lost 13 straight starts dating back to 2016. The Raiders got down big in this contest and eventually placed rookie quarterback Aidan O'Connell in the game. ... [Read More]
Brian Hoyer Holds On For The Win
Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Brian Hoyer entered the game in the second half of the Week 6 win against the New England Patriots. Hoyer completed six passes on 10 attempts for 102 yards after Raiders starter Jimmy Garoppolo exited the game with a back injury. The veteran quarterback did not make any big mistakes and could hold onto the win for the Raiders. Hoyer also completed a big pass to Tre Tucker for 48 yards. It remains to be seen how severe Garoppolo's back injury is, but Hoyer will be... [Read More]
Brian Hoyer Remains On The Bench In Week 5
Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Brian Hoyer remained the backup quarterback in Week 4 against the Los Angeles Chargers despite the absence of starter Jimmy Garoppolo. The Raiders opted to start their fourth-round rookie quarterback Aidan O'Connell over the veteran Hoyer. Hoyer remains a valuable backup in this offense because he played in head coach Josh McDaniels' system with the New England Patriots. The Raiders rookie out of Purdue played relatively well but had three turnovers in the loss to... [Read More]