Continuing with the new General Manager’s mantra of competition, the Jets continue to bring in players to compete for roster spots. Today the Jets signed offensive lineman Patrick Ford and released Tackle Dennis Landolt.
The Jets have released T Dennis Landolt, signed OL Patrick Ford, and placed RB John Griffin on Injured Reserve.
— New York Jets (@nyjets) August 13, 2013
The former Eastern Kentucky alumni is listed as 6’6″ and 315 lbs and has some flexibility to play both Tackle and Guard.
Patrick Ford is from Eastern Kentucky. 6-5 1/2 and 316 pounds. Ability to play Tackle & Guard. Coming off knee surgery from 10/15/12. #NYJ
— Chris Lopresti (@CLoprestiWFAN) August 13, 2013
If Patrick Ford can stay healthy he has a legitimate shot at making the team and he may be able to contribute to the Success the NY Jets have this year.