BY: John Mamola
According to Josh McCown's agent Mike McCartney, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed quarterback to a two deal contract.
McCown started five games for the Bears last season, playing in eight overall. He had a 109 passer rating -- third-best in the NFL -- and his total quarterback rating of 85.1 (on a 0-100 scale) was the best in the league last season. McCown's 13 touchdowns and one interception marked the second-best touchdown-to-interception rate in NFL history,
McCown was set to visit both the Houston Texans and the New York Jets but settled for a familiar face in Lovie Smith, whom he played with in Chicago for two seasons.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be introducing their new free agency signings at a 4:30pm press conference later today.
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