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The safety position was a major area of concern for the Jets entering the offseason period. After stockpiling safeties through the draft and free agency, New York added former Dolphins safety Yeremiah Bell to its defensive backfield on Friday.
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NEW YORK- The wait is over in regards to the landing spot for S Yeremiah Bell. The 34-year-old safety was able to create a mild buzz for himself by feeding the media with small clues as to where he was going to end up.
A person familiar with the deal says the New York Jets and veteran safety Yeremiah Bell have agreed to terms on a one-year deal worth $1.4 million.
The former Miami Dolphins starter adds depth to the safety position, a spot that has been overhauled this offseason. Starter Eric Smith remains, but the Jets also signed LaRon Landry a few weeks ago, and drafted Josh Bush in the sixth...
Yeremiah Bell has found his new NFL home. A league source tells PFT’s Mike Florio that Bell has signed with the New York Jets on a one-year, $1.4 million contract. The deal includes a $200,000 signing bonus, a $1.1 million fully guaranteed base salary and a $100,000 workout bonus. Bell was expected to sign today after making visits to the [...]
The Jets agreed to a one-year, $1.4 million deal with veteran safety Yeremiah Bell. He weighed a similar offer from the Eagles and visited the Chiefs last week. Bell provides veteran insurance behind LaRon Landry, who also signed a one-year deal with the Jets on March 19 but hasn't been a limited participant in offseason workouts because of a lingering Achilles injury that...
Yeremiah Bell was expected to announce Friday if he will be playing in Philadelphia or New York as he chooses between becoming an Eagle or a Jet, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported, citing an NFL source.
The free agent safety, 34, was released by the Miami Dolphins in March.
Bell's agent, Drew Rosenhaus, said Thursday that Bell would sign with a "mystery team" within...
Veteran free-agent defensive back Yeremiah Bell has signed a one-year contract worth $1.4 million with the New York Jets on Friday, according to a source with knowledge of the situation. Bell's contract includes a $1.3 million full guarantee plus a $200,000 signing bonus and a $100,000 workout bonus. He was expected to sign with either the Philadelphia Eagles or the Jets by the...
Yeremiah Bell has agreed to a one year contract with the NY Jets.
The New York Jets now have an abundance of players at the safety position, with the signing of Yeremiah Bell, age 34, and two rookies, Josh Bush and Antonio Allen.
Bell received a one-year deal worth $1.4 million and is expected to back up newcomer, LaRon Landry, who signed a one year, $3.5 million, deal over a month...
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According to Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com, the New York Jets have signed former Miami Dolphins safety Yeremiah Bell.
Bell signed a one-year, $1.4 million deal, with a $200,000 signing bonus, $100,000 workout bonus, $1,100,000 base fully guaranteed and $1.3mil fully guaranteed.
The 34 year-old Bell recorded 107 tackles, 2 sacks and 1 interception in 2011.
Yeremiah Bell isn’t very good, especially at 34 years of age, but Eric Smith isn’t very good either. The Jets desperately needed safety help with Eric Smith’s struggles and LaRon Landry’s history of injuries, as well as their confusing failure to use an early pick on a safety in the 2012 NFL Draft. Yeremiah Bell might not be good, but he probably was the best safety left...
The Philadelphia Eagles have again enjoyed a successful offseason signing key players at critical positions. After Pro Bowl left tackle Jason Peters ended his 2012 season before it started Philly brass added Demetress Bell formerly of the Buffalo Bills. They added Pro Bowl linebacker DeMeco Ryans via a trade with the Houston Texans. Finally, the Eagles look as though they had...
Veteran safety Yeremiah Bell will find his next NFL destination within the next 24 hours, his agent Drew Rosenhaus said on WQAM in Miami. The news was relayed by Omar Kelly of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel via Twitter. The long-time Dolphins safety visited with the Philadelphia Eagles and New York Jets earlier in the off-season and this week has had visits with the Tennessee Titans...
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At 34-years-old, Yeremiah Bell is no spring chicken and he’s never been recognized as a star safety in this league. Nevertheless, the 6-0, 205-pound former sixth-round pick (2004) by the Miami Dolphins is a solid veteran at his position.
He’s also likely to find his new home in a matter of moments.
Early Thursday morning, agent Drew Rosenhaus...