PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A quarterback is on the move in Pittsburgh Monday afternoon.
The Steelers have traded backup quarterback Josh Dobbs to the Jacksonville Jaguars for a 2020 5th round pick.READ MORE: Stalemate Breaks On To-Go Mixed Drinks For Pennsylvania Bars, Restaurants
“We have traded QB Joshua Dobbs to Jacksonville.”
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— Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) September 9, 2019
Dobbs was drafted by the Steelers in 2017 out of the University of Tennessee. He was a fourth-round pick that season. In his time with the Steelers, Dobbs was 6/12 passing for 43 yards and throwing one interception. He lost the backup quarterback job to 2018 pick Mason Rudolph in the 2019 offseason.MORE NEWS: Black Music Festival Underway For The Weekend In Pittsburgh
Jacksonville is in desperate need of a quarterback after starter Nick Foles went down Sunday with a broken collarbone. He is out indefinitely.