Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 12/14/12
Braylon Edwards practiced with the New York Jets for the first time Thursday and was more stunned than anyone that he was back with Gang Green. After passing his physical, Edwards finally joined the team yesterday, after being claimed on waivers from Seattle, and only a week removed from calling the Jets decision makers "idiots" on Twitter. Even the wide receiver's name calling couldn't stop the Jets front office from adding the speedy Edwards to the offense-starved roster. "I really thought that there was no way that the Jets were interested ..." Edwards said. "After the tweet, it was like, 'Yeah, I burned that bridge.'" Even so, there was Edwards standing by his locker talking about playing again on Monday and being sort of contrite for his remark. "I didn't have to apologize, but chose to," said Edwards about his dig at either head coach Rex Ryan or general manager Mike Tannenbaum.  "It was a statement that was made in the heat of the moment ... we're past that." Wh...
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