The New england Patriots got a new backup for QB Tom Brady. The team has agreed on a 3 year deal with Brian Hoyer, formerly of the San Francisco 49ers.
The 49ers traded for New England backup Jimmy Garoppolo.
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Hoyer was also being courted by the Green Bay Packers
Hoyer was initially signed by New England as an undrafted rookie out of Michigan State.