Reports: Bridgewater to sign with Jets

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The New York Jets did not stop addressing the quarterback position after agreeing to re-sign veteran Josh McCown on Tuesday.

They will also add former Minnesota Vikings signal-caller Teddy Bridgewater when free agency officially opens on Wednesday, according to multiple reports.

Both players will reportedly receive one-year deals, with McCown's worth $10 million and Bridgewater's worth about half that, per an ESPN report. Newsday reported earlier on Tuesday that McCown had been promised the team's starting job prior to agreeing to re-sign.

It is unclear if the team will also consider drafting a quarterback with the sixth overall pick next month. Regardless, the signings of McCown and Bridgewater suggest 2015 fourth-round pick Bryce Petty and 2016 second-round pick Christian Hackenberg -- who has yet to appear in an NFL game -- remain a long way from earning a shot to play.

Bridgewater, 25, missed the entire 2016 season and all but one game in 2017 after suffering a torn ACL and dislocated knee during training camp in 2016. The former first-round pick threw for 6,150 yards and 28 touchdowns in 30 games with the Vikings.

Bridgewater is just one of three Minnesota quarterbacks to change teams in less than 24 hours as Case Keenum will join the Denver Broncos and Sam Bradford will sign with the Arizona Cardinals. The Vikings agreed to sign Kirk Cousins earlier on Tuesday.

--Field Level Media