ESPN's Adam Schefter confirms Jimmy Garoppolo is expected to play "at least some" of Sunday's Week 17 game against the Bills.
Second-round pick Jimmy Garoppolo has won the Patriots' backup quarterback job.
Jimmy Garoppolo will start Thursday's preseason finale against the Giants, and play "most of the game, if not all of it."
Jimmy Garoppolo completed 9-of-12 passes for 105 yards and a touchdown in the Patriots' third preseason game.
Working with the second-team offense, rookie Jimmy Garoppolo completed 6-of-12 passes for 72 yards and two touchdowns in New England's second preseason game Friday night.
Playing the entire second half, second-round rookie Jimmy Garoppolo completed 8-of-12 passes for 141 passes and a touchdown in the Patriots' preseason opener.
Patriots signed No. 62 overall pick QB Jimmy Garoppolo to a four-year contract.
Appearing on NFL Network, Patriots owner Robert Kraft called second-round QB Jimmy Garoppolo "disaster insurance."
No. 62 overall pick Jimmy Garoppolo said he hasn't thought about eventually replacing Tom Brady.
Patriots selected Eastern Illinois QB Jimmy Garoppolo with the No. 62 overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft.
Appearing from Vikings headquarters on SportsCenter, ESPN's Bob Holtzman said he's heard Eastern Illinois QB Jimmy Garoppolo's name mentioned.
According to NFL.com's Gil Brandt, "some teams" have Eastern Illinois QB Jimmy Garoppolo rated ahead of Louisville QB Teddy Bridgewater on their draft boards.
Eastern Illinois QB Jimmy Garoppolo is among the 30 players who will attend next month's draft in person.
Speaking to NFL.com's Ian Rapoport, a scout compared Eastern Illinois QB Jimmy Garoppolo to Matt Hasselbeck.