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Alouettes re-sign quarterbacks Troy Smith, Tanner Marsh to three-year contracts

Montreal Alouettes quarterback Troy Smith in Toronto, on Nov. 1, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
December 20, 2013 - 2:16 PM

MONTREAL - The Montreal Alouettes signed quarterbacks Troy Smith and Tanner Marsh to three-year contracts Friday.

The moves come as the Alouettes await word from veteran Anthony Calvillo regarding his CFL future. Calvillo, pro football's all-time passing leader, has said he's leaning towards retirement after missing much of the 2013 season with a concussion.

Smith, a former Heisman Trophy winner at Ohio State, ended the season as Montreal's starter. Smith finished 60-of-114 passing for 884 yards with nine TDs and five interceptions.

Marsh completed 56-of-106 passes as a CFL rookie for 972 yards with three TDs and eight interceptions. The 24-year-old ran for 125 yards and two TDs on 21 carries.

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