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Former Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett signs with Seattle Seahawks

Staff Writer
The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback J.T. Barrett (16) scores on a running touchdown against USC Trojans in the 1st half at the 82nd Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas on December 29, 2017. [Kyle Robertson]

Former Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett signed with a deal Saturday with the Seattle Seahawks.

Barrett, who was waived by New Orleans this month, adds depth to the position after backup Geno Smith underwent surgery to remove a cyst from his knee.

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