Davis, who spent last season with the Lions, has also played for the Seahawks and Bears. Over his seven-year career he has hauled in 50 receptions for 561 yards and 12 touchdowns.
"Geno, he's our guy, right now," Bowles said at the NFL annual meeting at the Arizona Biltmore here. "When we get to training camp, Geno will start out running the first-team reps. He's the only quarterback we have right now, if we don't draft one, with Ryan Fitzpatrick hurt."
The Jets recently picked up quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick in a trade with the Texans.
Smith, 24, was drafted in the second round of the 2013 draft. The thrid-year pro has thrown for 5,571 yards with 25 touchdowns and 34 interceptions.
Meeting the media at the NFL Owners Meetings, Belichick said, "That’s NFL free agency ... Players leave teams and go to teams in free agency every year. That’s not a big story." Per ESPN's Mike Reiss.
Bowen has spent his entire career in the NFC East with the Cowboys and Redskins. He entered the league as an undrafted free agent in 2006 and signed with Dallas. After five years with the Cowboys, he signed with the Redskins and spent four seasons before being released this offseason.
In his nine-year career, Bowen has totaled 168 tackles and 12 1/2 sacks.
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