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Jets sign former Browns QB Josh McCown to 1-year, $6 million deal, worth up to $13 million

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The New York Jets certainly still think that Josh McCown can play...or helicopter. According to Albert Breer of The MMQB, the Jets signed McCown to a 1-year deal worth $6 million, all of which is fully guaranteed. There are some incentives he can reach that can make it worth up to $13 million:

The funny thing is that McCown is presumably the Jets’ starter by default. The only two quarterbacks on their roster are Bryce Petty and Christian Hackenberg. They did have a visit lined up with Jay Cutler, but that would figure to be “off” now.