Jerrod Johnson to Cowboys: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

September 1, 2016   ·     ·   Jump to comments

With quarterback injuries piling up during the preseason, free agent Jerrod Johnson landed on a team prior to the start of the NFL regular season.
Bryan Broaddus of DallasCowboys.com announced the Dallas Cowboys have signed Johnson ahead of their preseason game against the Houston Texans on Thursday.
Clarence Hill of the Star-Telegram initially reported the Cowboys were looking at Johnson to serve as a possible backup for Jameill Showers in the contest.
Johnson, 28, most recently played with the Baltimore Ravens. They cut him earlier this week, as rosters were trimmed down to 75 men.
The Cowboys are in search of depth at quarterback after Tony Romo suffered a broken bone in his back against the Seattle Seahawks in the third preseason game. Backup Kellen Moore is out for the season after breaking his ankle during a practice last month. 
Rookie Dak Prescott is expected to be the team's starter when the season begi...

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