Found April 28, 2013 on FF Locker Room:
With Dustin Keller now in Miami, the New York Jets have a big hole to fill at tight end. It was a bit of a surprise to me that they didn’t spend a draft pick on a tight end but after stealing Geno Smith in the second round, they took offensive lineman with their next three selections. Mike Shanahan has a chance to make the team just based on being with the right team at the right time. Currently the #1 TE listed for the Jets is fellow undrafted player Jeff Cumberland. Fantasy Spin: I could see a scenario where Shanahan emerges as the #1 TE option at some point this year but that’s not saying much. I also expect the Jets to sign a veteran TE at some point to help fill the void. The post New York Jets Have Signed UDFA Tight End Mike Shanahan appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL - MLB News | Fantasy Sports Advice | Sports Talk.

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Smith participates in first practice

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