Clemens signs, still dreams of starting

Updated: April 13, 2010, 1:16 PM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

Kellen Clemens confirmed to ESPNNewYork.com that on Monday he signed his tender contract offer from the New York Jets.

The backup quarterback said last week that he still hopes to start someday in the NFL, but he realizes only one quarterback will start with the Jets -- and that is Mark Sanchez.

"There's no future for me here starting, that's clear," Clemens said. "There's a future for one guy here to star and play and that's Mark, and that's why they drafted him. And he's ...

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