Buffalo Bills
Name  Tyler Thigpen
Born  4/14/1984
Height  6-1
Weight  218
College  Coastal Carolina
8/2/2012 1:26:00 PM
Description: Buffalo backup quarterbacks Tyler Thigpen and Vince Young have both been "inconsistent" and neither has distanced themselves to grab the No.2 role behind Ryan Fitzpatrick, said Bills coach Chan Gailey.
Insight: Barring injury, neither Thigpen or Young have much fantasy value.
11/20/2010 2:02:00 PM
Description: Thigpen produced just 187 yards and an interception in his first start for the Dolphins Thursday night. He did lead the team with six rushes for 27 yards, though.
Insight: Thigpen did nothing in his first outing to make fantasy owners think he'll be a starting option soon. There is that chance, but you'd be wise to wait until after his first productive outing. (RapidDraft.com)
5/6/2010 8:29:00 PM
Description: Tyler Thigpen is the clear favorite to be Chad Henne's backup this season.
Insight: Thigpen has shown he can be a good fantasy quarterbacks for short periods of time. If Henne went down with a minor injury, it wouldn't spell disaster to have Thigpen running the show temporarily. (SportsBuff.com)
4/13/2010 9:23:00 PM
Description: In addition to Ted Ginn and Ronnie Brown, the Dolphins are reportedly considering trading QB Tyler Thigpen.
Insight: This would great news for Thigpen as there are a number of NFL teams where he could compete for a starting spot (Oakland, for instance.) Keep track of this situation as he has shown some pretty good levels of talent at times. (sportsBuff.com)
2/26/2010 10:39:00 AM
Description: ESPN reports that Thigpen will battle Pat White for the number two quarterback spot behind Chad Henne.
Insight: Thigpen will likely win the job as Pat White is better suited for only the Wildcat offense. (SportsBuff.com)
2/5/2010 8:48:00 AM
Description: According to NFL.com, the Bills could target Thigpen in a trade to be their starting quarterback.
Insight: Thigpen was the Chiefs' starting quarterback in 2008 but was sent to the bench when they acquired Matt Cassell. Thigpen has proven he can be a quality starting quarterback. (SportsBuff.com)
1/6/2010 8:39:00 AM
Description: Thigpen completed 4-of-8 passes for 83 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions against the Steelers on Sunday.
Insight: Thigpen came into the game after both Chad Henne and Pat White both got injured. He had not seen any game action since Week 1 against the Ravens when he was with the Chiefs. (SportsBuff.com)
9/30/2009 1:53:00 AM
Description: The Miami Dolphins acquired Thigpen from the Chiefs for an undisclosed draft pick.
Insight: Thigpen will backup Chad Henne in Miami and will be the number two quarterback on the depth chart. If Henne struggles, Thigpen could easily find himself the number one. (SportsBuff.com)
9/1/2009 11:01:00 AM
Description: According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Chiefs have no intention of trading Thigpen.
Insight: This is not exactly a big surprise, as Thigpen will most likely start in Matt Cassel's place if he isn't ready to go for the start of the regular season. (SportsBuff.com)
8/27/2009 9:56:00 AM
Description: Thigpen reportedly has worked as the Chiefs' No. 2 quarterback all week. (Kansas City Star)
Insight: Thigpen has been rumored to be on the trading block, but if he stays in Kansas City he could have a chance to be Matt Cassel's backup over Brodie Croyle. (SportsBuff.com)