Jets re-sign kicker Folk, have interest in reuniting with Cotchery

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Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News is reporting that the Jets are showing interest in free agent wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery.

The Jets have not found a No. 2 receiver on the free agent market yet, and we’re not so sure they’re looking. They’ve only shown light interest in lower-tier wideouts like Chaz Schilens.

Cotchery, of course, knows the Jets well. The 29-year-old spent his first seven NFL seasons with New York’s AFC club before playing last year in Pittsburgh.

Cotchery has enough left in the tank to serve as a capable No. 3 or 4 receiver. The Jets might be looking to bring him back for a minimum salary deal.

In more Jets news, the team announced Wednesday afternoon that it has re-signed kicker Nick Folk.

9 responses to “Jets re-sign kicker Folk, have interest in reuniting with Cotchery

  1. Work with mark sanchez or big ben?

    Hmmm….

    Assuming the steelers have similar interest, its a no brainer who he picks.

  2. Steelers fan here….. I hope not, I want him back in Pittsburgh in case Sanders foot injury lingures or he doesnt pan out/and or good person to have in case of injuries. Please Please Pittsburgh lock him up !!!!

  3. I read that headline really, really fast, and thought it had something to do with folks getting kicked in the crotch. 😐

  4. Ohhh, that’s one I’d like to have back in Pittsburgh. Cotchery was a great team player and seemed to fill the role on-field that typically had gone to Hines the last few years. Hope the Jets don’t make a tempting offer.

  5. Cotchery has a tough decision…

    Go back to the team that kicked him to the curb before turning into a complete dumpster fire.

    Or stay with a top 5 QB and a member of the most decorated organization in the history of the NFL.

  6. As a Jets fan, I love Cotchery. I’d love to see him back, but I think Kerley is probably the guy now. If he is going to get a decent amount of playing time on the Steelers he should stay there, if not, come back to the Jets at a minimum.

  7. I hope Cotchery comes back to the Steelers especially if we lose Wallace. He is a great team guy.

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