Say What? Why the Panthers Would Be Smart to Sign Jeff Garcia

Jonathan MaurerCorrespondent IIAugust 13, 2010

SEATTLE - SEPTEMBER 03: Quarterback  Jeff Garcia #7 of the Oakland Raiders drops back to pass during the game against the Seattle Seahawks on September 3, 2009 at Qwest Field in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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I saw the Panthers vs. Ravens game last night, and I saw unpolished quarterbacks with unpolished receivers. The Panthers have talent on their roster, but they lack experience.

I believe if the Panthers signed Jeff Garcia, that would be a huge boost. The Panthers have four quarterbacks on their roster, but that doesn't mean they can't make room for one more.

I know Garcia isn't the same quarterback he was when he was with 49ers. However, he would bring experience, which the team desperately needs, and could be a valuable third-string quarterback.

I know some Panthers fans may disagree with me, but just remember one number—eight. That is how many starts all of your quarterbacks have combined.