The New Orleans Saints have re-signed backup QB Luke McCown to a two-year deal, according to his agent Mike McCartney.
- Tom Pelissero reports that McCown receives a two-year, $3 million contract from the Saints, which includes a $500,000 signing bonus.
Congrats to Luke McCown for agreeing to a 2 year deal with the @Saints
— Mike McCartney (@MikeMcCartney7) March 11, 2016
McCown, 34, was taken in the fourth round of the 2004 draft by the Browns. He’s a well traveled quarterback who has played for a number of teams including the Jaguars, Falcons, Buccaneers and most recently for the Saints.
In 2015, McCown appeared in eight games for the Saints and threw for 335 yards while completing 82.1 percent of his passes to go along with one touchdown and no interceptions.