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Reggie Nelson

The New York Jets were anxiously awaiting an answer from safety Reggie Nelson.  The Jets had him in for a visit and made a contract offer.   Looks like the Jets just got their answer. As per Adam Schefter on Twitter: [tweet_embed id=181510087041495041] The Jets need upgrades at the safety position and their search will continue.  […]

Here is some news about the Jets defense that most Jets fans will be happy to hear.  Rich Cimini says that a pass rusher is the # 1 item on Jets draft wish list. If the Jets sign a veteran safety in free agency — Reggie Nelson? — it will give them more flexibility in […]

Well move over Reggie Nelson, LaRon Landry is coming to town this weekend as the FA Safety is visiting four teams this weekend including the Jets. [tweet_embed id=180673771479384065] [tweet_embed id=180674047246467073] Landry had 48 tackles(35 solo) in 8 games for the Redskins, he’s good but injury prone as he’s only played in 17 games in the […]

According to Jenny Vrentas of The Star-Ledger free agent safety Reggie Nelson will be visiting the Jets on Friday: Free-agent safety Reggie Nelson is visiting the Jets Friday. Nelson, formerly of the Bengals, would be an excellent fit for the safety-needy Jets because of his cover skills. Nelson would be a welcome addition as the […]

Safety is a position that requires major improvements for the Jets this off season.  The underwhelming starter Eric Smith, currently still with the team, was often seen chasing tight ends down the field and seemed to lack the speed necessary to cover a large area.  While unrestricted free agent former starter Jim Leonhard had suffered season […]

Why The Jets Should Keep Eric Smith

February 17, 2012
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Well it’s time to take out the ‘punching bag’, Eric Smith, for some more jabs.  Smith did not exactly inspire most Jets fans with his play this past season.  Visions of him trying to chase down tight ends every week are still etched in our memories, but before you just toss poor Eric to the […]

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