The New York Jets have announced this afternoon that they have traded QB
General manager Mike Tannenbaum said earlier this offseason that the Jets quarterback depth chart would look different this season than it did at the end of the past season and he wasn't kidding. Today's trade is the third QB transaction in the past week.
Stanton, the former Detroit Lions No. 3 quarterback, was signed a week ago today as an undrafted free agent.
As Tannenbaum said Wednesday night, the idea was for Stanton to move in as the backup to
The Jets accommodated Stanton by sending him to Indy, who started this ball rolling by releasing Peyton Manning last week so that he could sign with the Broncos this week, making Tebow available. The Colts are in line to select QB Andrew Luck with the first pick of this year's draft on the night of April 26.