I think this move will calm down some anxious Jets fans. It also says a lot that Landry really wanted to be a Jet as he was scheduled to visit more teams after the Jets but left with a contract. Very smart of the Jets not to let him leave without signing.
So the concern is that Laron Landry has ended both season with an Achilles injury and opted both times to rehab without surgery. The Jets agree to a 1-year deal for $4 Million dollars. I think that is a bargain considering he was a number one draft pick. The high risk and high reward is in play here. Think about how many number one draft picks they now have in their secondary? 4. Revis, Cromartie, Wilson and now Landry.
Ellis Lankster has tweeted that he is very grateful to be back with the New York Jets and specifically playing for Rex Ryan. Ryan is known as a players coach, and to hear a player say (or tweet) this sediment is really no surprise.
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It must have been New York Jets day and New York Yankees spring training on Monday. Joe Namath tweeted a picture of him greeting Derek Jeter, and Rex Ryan was seen in the crowd at the game and interviewed during the broadcast.
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