UPDATE: David Garrard plans to retire from Jets
[Update: 4:27 p.m. EDT] Adam Schein reports via twitter that David Garrard has texted his plans to retire because of problems with his knee.
Tania Ganguli reports Garrard plans to retire as a Jaguar, possibly on a one-day contract.
[Original: 4:17 p.m. EDT] Quarterback David Garrard is parting ways with the Jets according to NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport, but the details surrounding their parting remain mysterious.
I texted David Garrard to ask if he was planning to retire a Jaguar. His reply: "U know it. Jags"—
Tania Ganguli (@taniaganguli) May 15, 2013
Text from Garrard: "Having to call it quits. My knee is not holding up. Continuing to swell after practices. Limiting what I can do."—
Adam Schein (@AdamSchein) May 15, 2013
Jets say Garrard is still on the roster and has not been released. So there's that.—
Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) May 15, 2013
I'm hearing that David Garrard has requested his release—
ProFootballCentral (@PFCentral) May 15, 2013