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The Philadelphia Eagles have have signed 40-year-old quarterback Josh McCown, who has reversed his determination to retire from the NFL.
McCown will be part of his ninth group and play his 17th season, placing on maintain his transfer into broadcasting.
McCown supplies insurance coverage behind Carson Wentz because the Eagles have already misplaced two quarterbacks within the first two pre-season video games; Nate Sudfeld broke his left wrist and is anticipated to return in September, whereas Cody Kessler left Thursday night time’s victory over the Jaguars with a head damage.
August 19, 2019, 1:00am
Rookie Clayton Thorson was the one wholesome quarterback on the roster behind Wentz earlier than McCown ended his transient retirement.
McCown was 23-53 as a starter, together with 5-11 with the Jets over the previous two seasons. He is accomplished 60.2 % of his passes, has thrown 98 touchdowns, 82 interceptions and has a 79.7 passer ranking.