New York Jets head coach Robert Saleh gave a much-awaited replace on injured offensive lineman Mekhi Becton on Tuesday. Coming off a misplaced 2021 marketing campaign the place he suffered a season-ending knee harm in September, issues should not trying nice for Becton but once more in 2022.
With the ominous prognosis for the 23-year-old, the possibilities of the Jets choosing up free agent left deal with Duane Brown could have simply elevated. It was reported earlier Tuesday that New York and the five-time Pro Bowler had a mutual curiosity in a “potential pairing.”
According to ESPN’s Rich Cimini, Saleh mentioned Tuesday afternoon that the Jets’ entrance workplace is “working on” the Brown scenario. The former member of the Houston Texans and Seattle Seahawks first visited with New York on Saturday.
Becton was chosen eleventh general by the Jets out of Louisville in 2020 and performed 14 video games as a rookie, making 13 begins.