Seahawks Sign Quarterback Jerrod Johnson

Posted Apr 24, 2013

Renton, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks have signed quarterback Jerrod Johnson, the team announced this afternoon.

Johnson originally signed with the Philadelphia Eagles on July 26, 2011 as an undrafted rookie free agent but was released during training camp on August 18. He then signed a future contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers on January 18, 2012 and was released on August 31.

He started 29 of 37 career games at Texas A&M and finished his career holding 24 school records, including total offense (8,888 yards), passing yards (8,011), completions (650) and touchdown passes (67).