Dolphins trade QB McCown, according t...

Dolphins trade QB McCown, according to source

There are 60 comments on the South Florida Sun-Sentinel story from Aug 29, 2008, titled Dolphins trade QB McCown, according to source. In it, South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports that:

All the talk about the Dolphins carrying four quarterbacks was rendered moot Friday afternoon after they traded Josh McCown to the Carolina Panthers , according to a source.

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Dana Point, CA

#1 Aug 29, 2008
1st Run,Ricky,Run

“Left Coast Fin Fan”

Since: Dec 06

San Diego, Calif.

#3 Aug 29, 2008
What did we get for him?
JB dolfan

Saint Paul, MN

#4 Aug 29, 2008
im glad we kept beck. mcown has never amounted to much anywhere he has been.any thing we could have got is a bonus. :)

“W Y S I W Y G”

Since: Jan 08

Atlanta, GA

#5 Aug 29, 2008
Ken in San Diego wrote:
What did we get for him?
We got rid of his contract and guaranteed money. I doubt they got anything for him since we gave up nothing to get him as an UFA.

They were never going to cut either one - a trade was going to happen sooner or later.

Watsontown, PA

#6 Aug 29, 2008
Good move, Beck will beat out henne in the end.

Winter Haven, FL

#7 Aug 29, 2008
^Well, if there was a trade the Dolphins must have gotten something. wink.
Madd Puppy

United States

#8 Aug 29, 2008
Another Miami 1st Down...No wait another Miami lie that they were going to keep 4 QB's. Tuna is not very good a poker either. We all saw his hand and knew that was a lie or just a bad smoke screen. I wish Josh well. John Beck will not be seeing much action unless HennePeni crashs

Fort Myers, FL

#9 Aug 29, 2008
Tuna never said they would keep 4 QB's.
Sparanos said they COULD keep 4.

United States

#10 Aug 29, 2008
Its prolly a conditional pick. I would guess a 6th or 7th with depending on playing time could jump up a round. At least we got something for him. Keep collecting those draft picks, GO PHINS!!!!!!!!

Santa Ynez, CA

#11 Aug 29, 2008
Love the way the new regime works -- Yes it cost a few bucks upfront but with the emergence of Henne and the acquisition of Pennington one of the QB's was going to be expendable. Getting additional draft picks instead of cutting Beck or Mcnown will prove to be another smart move. Keeping Beck on the clipboard for another year is going to help his development.

Atlanta, GA

#12 Aug 29, 2008
So we got an undisclosed draft pick for Travis Daniels and another for McCown. Anyway we could package those and get a halfway decent draft pick.

Great Falls, MT

#13 Aug 29, 2008
How many total draft picks do the Phins have now?
Fritz the Kat

Fort Lauderdale, FL

#14 Aug 29, 2008
they got draft picks for Mccown , they wouldnt have gotten two cups of squat for Beck - proven yeah proven LOSER

Woodbridge, VA

#15 Aug 29, 2008
To the above post that said Beck is going to beat out Henne, you either must be mentally retarded, or you haven't seen the preseason. Henne is the future Miami QB. Beck will have to go or get traded by next year.


Since: Feb 08

north miami beach

#16 Aug 29, 2008
I was wrong...GO PHINS!!!

Miami, FL

#17 Aug 29, 2008
Excellent move. As I wrote earlier today, let the kid gel as the #3, get the kinks out of the armor, and show what he can with a real year of experience on a real team.

Finksburg, MD

#18 Aug 29, 2008
We have a 1, two 2's, our 3,4 and 5... and 4 picks in the last 2 rounds.

I too love the new organization, althoug improving on last years roster was not difficult. We're younger, bigger and faster - umm and better!

Boynton Beach, FL

#20 Aug 29, 2008
Joe wrote:
To the above post that said Beck is going to beat out Henne, you either must be mentally retarded, or you haven't seen the preseason. Henne is the future Miami QB. Beck will have to go or get traded by next year.
Not so fast on the trade,
Now the pressure is off Beck, he can maybe sit back, take it all in and maybe make something of himself.

Pompano Beach, FL

#21 Aug 29, 2008
Beck will be gone sooner rather than later i suspect. Beck is already 27 I think while Henne is 22-23, By the time Beck is groomed he'll be almost 30. Pennington starts all year and next year it's on the other Chad.

Kissimmee, FL

#22 Aug 29, 2008
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