It’s been a busy day for the Jets front office, just hours after signing round seven pick Antonio Allen, the Daily News is reporting they have signed first round pick (#16 overall) defensive end Quinton Coples to a guaranteed four-year contract:
The Daily News first reported on Twitter on Thursday that the Jets have agreed to terms on a deal with first-round pick Quinton Coples. It’s a standard four-year deal (full guaranteed) with a fifth-year team option.
Source: Manish Mehta
Jets have come to terms with Coples, per source.— Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN) May 17, 2012
Confirmed that Quinton Coples has agreed to standard 4-yr deal with 5th year option, as Daily News first reported. #nyj— Jenny Vrentas (@JennyVrentas) May 17, 2012
Only two of the Jets eight draft picks remain unsigned: Pick No.77 – Demario Davis and No.244 – Jordan White.
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