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According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the New York Jets have signed free agent safety LaRon “The Hulk” Landry to a one-year $4 million deal.
If Landry’s healthy and that’s a big if, he’ll be a great acquisition for the Jets. The problem is that he’s been dealing with a lingering Achilles injury for the past two seasons.
Landry is great at stopping the run and is adequate in coverage.
BEST OF MAXIM
Free-agent safety LaRon Landry has agreed in principle on a one-year deal with the Jets, filling one of New York's most pressing needs.
Landry spent his first five NFL seasons with the Washington Redskins after he was picked No. 6 overall in the 2007 draft out of LSU. The hard-hitting Landry had a number of teams interested in him despite finishing last season on injured reserve...
These Guns are on Their Way to Gang Green
LaRon Landry and his massive pipes are coming to the Big Apple. The Jets, who’ve been scarily silent this offseason, snatched up the former ‘Skins safety on a one-year deal. The move comes as the pool of available safeties all but evaporated in front of their eyes. So, what to make of it? Not much.
Safety is a position of need for the...
Former Washington safety LaRon Landry signed a one-year, $4 million deal with the New York Jets. The former Redskin ruffled many feathers when he went against team doctors advice to have surgery to repair his achilles tendon that had been troubling him all of last season. When it was apparent that Landry was not going to go through with the surgery, it was clear that the Redskins...
The New York Jets have signed safety LaRon Landry to a 1 year, 4 million dollar contract. Landry was the 6th overall pick of the Washington Redskins in 2007, where he has spent his entire career up until now. In that time he has 383 tackles, 5.5 sacks, 4 interceptions, and 4 forced fumbles.
At 6 feet, 225 pounds Landry is a physical player who is a “in the box” safety. He will...
LaRon Landry, five years removed from being drafted No. 6 overall, is leaving the Redskins for a one-year, $4 million deal with the Jets. Not much to say other than, well, it was a strange and disappointing five years.
Good luck to The Ron, and good luck to any shirts with sleeves in the NY metropolitan area. They’ll need it.
The verdict is in on a couple of fronts this afternoon. One of the top stories is that Tim Tebow has been traded to the New York Jets according to Adam Schefter.
Denver traded quarterback Tim Tebow to the NY Jets.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 21, 2012
With the move, the Jets are getting a fan favorite from Denver. Details of the trade haven't yet been released...
Adam Schefter reported earlier today that RB Michael Bush will be in Seattle tomorrow to meet with the team. Bush has spent his entire career with the Raiders, who drafted him in 2007 even though he was still recovering from a nasty broken leg injury that caused him to miss most of his senior college season. He spent his entire rookie year on the Physically Unable to Play list...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports a deal has been reached between the Denver Broncos and New York Jets for Tim Tebow.
Tim Teow is heading to the New York Jets. (Photo by Jeffrey Beall via Wikimedia Commons)
Denver Trades Tim Tebow to New York Jets
The Jets have given up a 4th round pick to acquire the services of Tim Tebow. If I were John Elway, I would have tried to get more, but...
Adam Schefter reports that Peyton Manning has called John Elway this morning and told him he is looking forward to playing for Denver.
Did you expect The Gronk to go easy during his second consecutive week of Spring Break? Meathead is going extra HAM on South Padre Island as we speak and BC just can’t get enough of this bro. Imagine being 22, the best tight end in the NFL and bros just lining up to party with you. Imagine being allowed behind the bar to mix drinks at some South Padre Island bar. Imagine having...
UPDATE: The Lions did not release monetary terms, but ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Jeff Backus' deal is worth $10MM over two seasons. $10 million bones is a little more than I expected the Lions to pay, but it's still a very reasonable deal for a starting left tackle.
Original post: After making no news early in NFL free agency, the Detroit Lions have gotten busy. A...