Jaguars signal frail QB Mike Glennon to derive a look at squad

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars signed quarterback Mike Glennon to their be conscious squad Monday, along with a frail beneath the NFL’s revamped roster tips.

Glennon and defensive lineman Caraun Reid will procure $12,000 per week beneath a setup altered thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. As a lot as six gamers on every crew’s 16-man be conscious squad could well perhaps also additionally be veterans with any stage of ride. The old rule had been a most of 4 gamers with some NFL ride, but no greater than two years.

Sixth-spherical draft decide Jake Luton beat out Glennon for Jacksonville’s backup put, however the Jaguars seemingly would flip to Glennon early in the season if they wanted anyone to open as an quite quite quite a bit of of second-year legit Gardner Minshew.

Glennon has started 22 of 29 games over seven NFL seasons with Oakland, Arizona, Chicago and Tampa Bay. He has 36 touchdowns passes and 20 interceptions. His final open came in 2017.

Nonveterans signed to Jacksonville’s be conscious squad consist of running reduction Nathan Cottrell, receiver Terry Godwin, cornerback Amari Henderson and punter Brandon Wright.

Others rounding out the underside of the roster: tight end Ben Ellefson, linebacker LB Nate Evans, tight end Matt Flanagan, linebacker Joe Giles-Harris, receiver Josh Hammond, offensive lineman Okay.C. McDermott, offensive lineman Austen Pleasants, receiver Trey Quinn and offensive lineman Tre’Vour Wallace-Simms.

Nonveterans on the be conscious squad procure $8,400 per week. They are no longer eligible to play in games.

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