The New York Jets made their fifth-round selection Saturday, taking Jeremiah George out of Iowa State. 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 inside linebacker:
1) Speed and strength: George ran the 40-yard dash in 4.66 at his pro day, tied for second fastest among inside...
With the 154th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft the New York Jets selected Jeremiah George, Linebacker, Iowa St.
The Jets continue to address needs with their first linebacker of the draft. George is a fit as a 3-4 middle linebacker and should immediately contribute on special teams.
Weight: 234 lbs
Arm Length: 31 7/8″
Hands: 9 1/4″
40: 4.66 seconds...