The Jets have signed former Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco to a one-year deal, per Adam Schefter of ESPN. Flacco spent last season with the Denver Broncos and was replaced as the starting quarterback after eight games. He finished the season with 1,822 yards, 6 touchdowns and 5 interceptions.
As the NFL offseason hits mid-May, a number of marquee free agents remain unsigned. While Cam Newton has received a lot of buzz in New England as someone who could mentor a young up-and-comer at his position already on the Patriots roster, there’s another, more realistic option for the Patriots out there who could do some mentoring of his own.