The New York Jets had New England Patriots free agent linebacker Dont’a Hightower in for a visit this weekend. There were reports that he was coming back to Florham Park today. It does look like he left without a deal.
The Jets ended their visit with Hightower convinced he will return to the Pats. The announcement was made by Ian Rapoport.
— Dan Leberfeld (@jetswhispers) March 13, 2017
#Patriots LB Dont’a Hightower visited #Jets this weekend and he’s spent time with #Titans, as well. Both left convinced he re-signs in NE
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 13, 2017
On the QB front the Jets depth chart still only has Christian Hackenberg and Bryce Petty on it. A few QB rumors to note:
- Geno Smith visited the Giants.
- The Eagles have signed Nick Foles to be their backup QB, and it looks like Chase Daniels could soon be released.
- Here is a long forum discussion on the merits of Brock Osweiler.
Here are the top remaining NFL free agents according to NJ.com.