By Glenn Naughton
Adam Schefter is reporting that the New York Jets are set to sign veteran quarterback Matt Flynn who they had in for a physical earlier this week.
Jets are going to sign former Packers', Raiders', Seahawks', Patriots' QB Matt Flynn to a one-year contract, source tells ESPN.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 18, 2015
The need for another veteran arm arose for the Jets when starting quarterback Geno Smith recently had his jaw broken in a locker room altercation with then-teammate IK Enemkpali.
Flynn was most recently a member of the New England Patriots but was released by Bill Belicick and company.
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