Free agent cornerback and former Washington Redskin LaRon Landry reportedly signed a one-year, $4 million contract Monday with the New York Jets, and it's a move applauded by Jets fans on Twitter.
Hell yeah the Jets signed Laron Landry, Just what we needed a safety, said @OfficialCon.
Landry joins a secondary that includes the best cover cornerback in the NFL - Darrelle Revis.
Ooohhhh a healthy Laron Landry to the jets....niiccceee, tweeted @Stawhat_luffy1.
Landry was taken with the No. 6 pick by the Redskins in the 2007 NFL Draft out of LSU.
Laron Landry about to be nice with us, said @bboychi_chi.
Laron landry to the jets... Diggin it... #freeagentfrenzy, tweeted @brodis60.
Landry had been plagued by injuries in 2010 and 2011, playing only in nine and eight games in those years, respectively.
Over his five-year career, Landry has four interceptions, four forced fumbles, four fumble recoveries, 5 ½ sacks and 383 tackles.