FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) Dexter McDougle took a few speedy steps toward making good on a promise he made to himself - and New York Jets fans - nearly a year ago. The cornerback was back on the practice field this week, showing no effects of a knee injury that ended his rookie season during training camp last summer. ''I'm blessed to be out there getting reps again,'' McDougle said...
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May 21, 2015 | Discuss
When the Jets selected Maryland corner back Dexter McDougle on Friday night of the NFL Draft, a wide variety of fans understandably believed the pick was a slight reach on instinct. Both casual fans unaware of his name entirely and even intense draft fans who knew of his 2013 season ending shoulder injury believed, as a whole, that the Jets possibly could have found better value...
BY SEAN DONOVANTo the surprise of no one, the New York Jets used their third round draft pick to continue supplementing their secondary. The name that was announced, however, left many scratching their heads.With the No. 80 overall pick, the Jets selected former Maryland cornerback Dexter McDougle. The move will most certainly be labeled a reach by those inclined to make such judgements...
The New York Jets made their third-round selection Thursday night, taking Dexter McDougle out of Maryland. In the coming month, there will be plenty of coverage of the newest member of the Jets. But in the meantime, here are five things to know about the cornerback. 1) Hardcore Rider: In December of 2010, McDougle was involved in a “freak scooter accident” that left him with...
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