Michael Vick signs 1-year contract with Pittsburgh Steelers

FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2014, file photo, then-New York Jets' Michael Vick warms up before an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in East Rutherford. The Pittsburgh Steelers are meeting with free agent quarterback Michael Vick on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, with an eye toward giving the former Pro Bowler a look as a backup behind Ben Roethlisberger. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)

ITTSBURGH, Penn. (WRIC) — The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed former Virginia Tech Hokie Michael Vick.

Vick signed a one-year deal for the veterans’ minimum. He’ll back up longtime starter Ben Roethlisberger and tutor youngster Landry Jones.

Vick last played with the New York Jets, where he split time with Geno Smith.

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