Tagged: ‘Jim Leonhard’

Former New York Jets Safety Jim Leonhard Back at Wisconsin as DBs Coach
February 22nd, 2016 at 8:30 AM
Veteran NFL safety Jim Leonhard, who played three seasons for the New York Jets, has been named the defensive back coach at his alma mater, the University of Wisconsin. Leonhard played for the Jets from 2009-2011. He began his career with a three-year stint in Buffalo, moving on to Baltimore...

Former New York Jets Bart Scott and Calvin Pace to the Buffalo Bills?
February 20th, 2013 at 7:58 PM
The New York Jets cut Bart Scott, Calvin Pace and a few others yesterday to clear up some cap space. In the NFL one team's trash is another team's treasure, or at least helpful for a new coach trying to establish a defensive philosophy. When Rex Ryan became head coach...

Former New York Jets Safety Jim Leonhard Visits Buffalo Bills
August 2nd, 2012 at 9:57 PM
Free agent safety Jim Leonhard might be staying in the AFC East, as the former New York Jets fan favorite visited the Buffalo Bills today. Jim Leonhard suffered his second major injury in two seasons against the Kansas City Chiefs last year, essentially ending his Jets career. Jim Leonhard was...

Jim Leonhard Will not Return to the New York Jets
July 20th, 2012 at 11:37 AM
Since his injury last December against the Kansas City Chiefs, many wondered if Jim Leonhard would have any sort of future with the New York Jets.  Yesterday, the Jets made that decision via the report that they will not re-sign the 29-year-old safety.  ***PHOTO1***  After a big year for Gang Green when...

LaRon Landry and Yeremiah Bell: Have the New York Jets Solved Their Safety Problem?
May 28th, 2012 at 4:07 PM
Two of the notable signings this offseason by the New York Jets are safeties LaRon Landry and Yeremiah Bell. The Jets correctly identified safety as a major area of need and spent money on it in an attempt to shore up the back end of their defense. While Bell and...