Ryan rolled out the red carpet for the veteran tight end by picking him up at Newark Liberty International Airport Saturday night, according to a source. Ryan grabbed Heap in a bear hug before driving off in a SUV. The News has learned that the Jets haven’t made an offer to the veteran tight end yet. A deal wasn’t imminent as of Saturday night. (Full story in Sunday’s edition of the Daily News).
Ryan grabbed Heap in a bear hug before driving off in a SUV
But the 31-year-old Heap, who had 40 receptions for 599 yards and five touchdowns in 13 games last season, would be an intriguing option alongside Dustin Keller. The Patriots’ two-headed tight end monster of Aaron Hernandez and Rob Gronkowski thrived last season.
Maybe a Keller-Heap combination would be just as productive.
This sounds very intriguing. Instead of the Jets focusing on a WR to replace Braylon, the Jets are going to bring in a second TE. Sound familiar? Eh HEM….. Patriots.
Offensive Coordinator, Marty Mornhinweg, was unavailable to explain himself to the media after the game Sunday, but Yahoo sports have reached out this morning and here are some quotes from the Jets' OC.
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