Bills sign Vince Young to one-year contract

Bills sign Vince Young to one-year contract

The Buffalo Bills have signed free agent quarterback Vince Young to a one-year, $2 million contract.

"We think adding Vince to our roster will create more competition for the backup quarterback position," Bills general manager Buddy Nix said in a statement. He brings with him some unique physical abilities that most are aware of and that will make the competition interesting. It's all about improving our team."

A two-time Pro Bowl selection who was a backup last year to Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick, Young has passed for 8,964 yards and 46 touchdowns with 1,459 rushing yards and 12 touchdown runs. He holds a 31-19 career record as a starter.

The 6-foot-5, 232-pound University of Texas product was selected in the first-round, third overall, by Tennessee in 2006 and spent his first five NFL seasons with the Titans before signing with Philadelphia last year.

For more coverage of the NFL, go to profootball.scout.com.v

ScoutNFLNetwork.com Recommended Stories


Up Next


Forums


30 Fans online
    Join The Conversation

    Tweets