Jacoby Brissett signing with Commanders for 2023
What it means:
The Washington Commanders are signing quarterback Jacoby Brissett to a one-year contract. The deal will reportedly be worth up to $10 million and includes $8 million guaranteed. Brissett is expected to compete with 2022 fifth-round pick Sam Howell for the Commanders' starting job in 2023. The 30-year-old made 11 starts in 16 appearances for the Cleveland Browns last season and threw for 2,608 yards on a career-best 64.0 completion percentage, with 12 touchdowns and 6 interceptions. Brissett performed better than expected last season, finishing 6th in completion percentage over expected and 11th in pass EPA per play among quarterbacks with at least 100 dropbacks. He averaged 15.83 FanDuel points per game as a starter.