Sources informed NFL Network of Barr’s decision Tuesday.
Sources told the NFL Network and ESPN that Barr reached an agreement Monday night to join the Jets. Free agent signings can’t become official until Wednesday, the start of the new league year.
Barr had 55 tackles, three sacks, one forced fumble and four quarterback hits in 13 games last season for the Vikings. He four-time Pro Bowl selection entered the league as the No. 9 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.