Posts Tagged ‘NFL free-agency’


Jets officialy sign Jason Taylor

April 20, 2010

The Jets and free-agent Linebacker Jason Taylor have agreed on a two-year contract per Bob Glauber of Newsday.  The signing is essentially a one-year deal, worth up to $3.75 million, incentives included.  The second year would have to be renegotiated and/or bought out, if that makes any sense.  Read the rest of this entry ?


The Replacements

March 12, 2010

...starring Brodney Pool and maybe Tomlinson?

The Jets have come to an agreement with free-agent safety Brodney Pool on a 1-year, 1.3 million dollar deal.  

Pool had previously played his entire career with the Cleveland Browns, and although he will be entering his 6th season in the NFL, Brodney is only 25 years old.  Because the Browns did not offer Brodney Pool a tender, Gang Green will not have to send any compensation to Cleveland.  Read the rest of this entry ?


Safety nets

March 8, 2010

Giants signed Antrel Rolle; Cardinals swooped Rhodes from Jets

The New York football Giants matched the Jets acquisition of Antonio Cromartie with the signing of Antrel Rolle to recapture the football headlines this weekend in New York.  The deal with the former Arizona Cardinal safety was the first step in revamping what was one of the NFL’s worst defenses in 2009.   Read the rest of this entry ?