According to Rich Cimini, the Jets have held preliminary contract discussions with Dustin Keller.
Jets, Keller start to talk contract: The Jets have held preliminary contract discussions with TE Dustin Keler
4/4/12 7:16 PM
The Jets have held preliminary contract discussions with TE Dustin Keller, according to a league source.
Keller, the team’s most consistent playmaker last season, is entering the final year of his rookie contract. No deal is imminent, but this bears watching because he’d be the Jets’ most prominent free agent in 2013.
Keller is due to make $3.05 million this season, thanks to an escalator that bumped his base pay by $2 million. Clearly, Keller isn’t hurting, but it makes sense to lock him up for the long term. – Read full post