John Skelton signs with Montreal Alouettes

The Montreal Alouettes signed former Arizona Cardinals quarterback John Skelton to a two-year contract.

The 6-foot-5, 258-pounder passed for 9,923 yards and 69 touchdowns at Fordham.

Skelton, 25, was selected in the fifth round by the Cardinals in the 2010 NFL draft.

With the Cardinals he had 3,707 passing yards and 15 touchdown passes. In 2011, he replaced an injured Kevin Kolb, leading the team to a 5-2 record as the starter. Before joining the Alouettes, Skelton also played for the Cincinnati Bengals, San Francisco 49ers and Tennessee Titans.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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