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LESTAR JEAN RUMORS & GOSSIP

WR change: Vikings waive Jean, add Cooper

The Minnesota Vikings have added a receiver familiar with new offensive coordinator Norv Turner in a swap of wideouts. Minnesota waived wide receiver Lestar Jean and signed third-year receiver Josh Cooper on Friday. Cooper, 25, has played the past two seasons for the Cleveland Browns, including last year in Turner's one season as Cleveland's offensive coordinator when Cooper...
Via Fox Sports North
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings and Browns Swap Wide Receivers

Follow @JacobBawolek #460816409 / gettyimages.com Josh Cooper is in and Lestar Jean is out of the Minnesota Vikings organization.  The transaction, which landed them another promising pass-catcher, was announced by the team Friday morning. Teddy Bridgewater will have a new pair of hands to throw the ball to. Wide receiver Josh Cooper, a former Cleveland Brown, is a great route...
Via TopSportsReport
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

The Vikings have waived Lestar Jean after he suffered an injury

The Minnesota Vikings have waived-injured former Houston Texans wide receiver Lestar Jean according to the National Football Post. Jean played for the Texans for the past two seasons before joining the Vikings this spring. Jean caught four passes for 35 yards last season in 13 games. Jean, 26, caught six passes for 156 yards and […] The post The Vikings have waived Lestar Jean...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings Waive WR Lestar Jean

  The Vikings waive/injured WR Lestar Jean on Thursday, according to the NFL transactions release. Minnesota signed Jean to a one-year contract back in early April, but he lasted just a few weeks with the team before being cut loose. Jean, 26, signed with the Texans as an undrafted free agent out of Florida Atlantic back in 2011. Last year, he appeared in 11 games and caught four...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings sign wide receiver Lestar Jean

The Vikings have signed wide receiver Lestar Jean, the team announced Tuesday. Jean spent the first three years of his career with the Houston Texans, who signed him as an undrafted rookie free agent in 2011. He spent the 2011 season on injured reserve then played 27 games for them over the past two seasons. The 26-year-old has 10 career catches for 186 yards and a touchdown. He...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings sign ex-Texans WR Lestar Jean

The Minnesota Vikings continue to address their roster with a month remaining until the NFL Draft. Minnesota signed wide receiver Lestar Jean on Tuesday. Jean, 26, had 10 catches for 186 yards in three NFL seasons for the Houston Texans. Jean (6-foot-3, 202 pounds) was an undrafted free agent out of Florida Atlantic in 2011, and spent his entire rookie season on injured reserve....
Via Fox Sports North
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Free Agent WR Lestar Jean Visiting With The Panthers

  Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer reports that former Texans WR Lestar Jean is visiting with the Panthers Thursday and Friday. Carolina has recently signed veteran WR Jerricho Cotchery and is expected to meet with Tiquan Underwood as well. Josh Morgan‘s name has come up as potential option too. Jean, 26, signed with the Texans as an undrafted free agent out of Florida...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Surgery for Jean and Demps

Today Head Coach Gary Kubiak informed the media that safety Quintin Demps and wide receiver LeStar Jean will need surgery for their respective injuries. Demps had surgery Monday morning to repair his thumb, but is expected to be ready for Sunday against the Tennessee Titans with a cast. He was in a cast during the Broncos game starting in the first quarter, so it will be interesting...
Via State of the Texans
September 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Training Camp: State of the Texans Talks to Lestar Jean

We caught up with 2nd year Houston Texans wide receiver Lestar Jean after practice and talked to him about the first day of camp and what to expect from him going into the season.   You can hear the exclusive interview with Lestar Jean here. You can follow Patrick on Twitter.  He is the Editor of State of the Texans and is a draft analyst on Sideline Scouting.
Via State of the Texans
July 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Nothing New: An Interview with Lestar Jean

…honestly my whole career I been overlooked so it wasn’t nothing new for me. -Lestar Jean, Houston Texans, Wide Receiver #18   At the start of the Houston Texans 2011 training camp, the team brought in a young group of undrafted wide receivers to compete for the active roster. As camp progressed, there was one that was consistently making plays and turning heads of coaches...
Via State of the Texans
April 04, 2012  |  Discuss
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