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Backup QB Tarvaris Jackson re-signs with Seahawks

RENTON, Wash. One of the subtly important questions that had been hanging over the Seahawks is answered. Tarvaris Jackson, Russell Wilson's backup the past two seasons, re-signed with the Seahawks on Tuesday, instantly solidifying Seattle's uncertain backup quarterback situation. Terms of the contract weren't immediately disclosed. Jackson has played just four games in the past two seasons, attempted all of 14 passes and did not do either in a meaningful situation. His most significant on-field contribution the past two seasons was winning coin tosses before two overtime games, something he did twice (The Seahawks won both times, including the 2014 NFC Championship...

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