Top-10 free-agent defensive backs for the New York Jets

It’s the post-Darrelle Revis era. And in that era, the Jets are not a team with the best defensive backs. Antonio Cromartie is coming off the worst year of his career. Dawan Landry only has rhyming and some DNA in common with his brother LaRon. And the Kyle Wilsons of the world lost their playing time privileges early this past season. The Jets secondary struggled so much last...
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets By The Numbers: Dawan Landry

Dawan Landry played four seasons of ACC football at Georgia Tech. Originally redshirted to play quarterback for the Yellow Jackets, Landry switched to safety. Over his college career, Landry had 250 tackles, 12.5 tackles for loss, 7 interceptions, and 4 fumble recoveries. Dawan Landry entered the 2006 NFL Draft and was selected in the 5th round (146th overall) by the Baltimore...
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May 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets replace LaRon Landry with bro Dawan Landry

The New York Jets are replacing departed safety LaRon Landry with his brother. Dawan Landry has signed with the Jets, nearly a month after his younger brother left New York to sign with the Indianapolis Colts as a free agent. Dawan Landry, 30, played the last two seasons with Jacksonville before being released last month. He spent five seasons with the Baltimore Ravens, playing...
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April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Jets Sign Safety Dawan Landry

The New York Jets made a needed addition to their perilously thin safety position today by signing veteran Dawan Landry, older brother of LaRon who was the team’s starting safety last season before moving on this off-season. Dawan has experience in Rex Ryan’s defense from his time in Baltimore and will immediately step into the starting line-up and give the Jets more flexibility...
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April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets Sign S Dawan Landry

The New York Jets have announced that they have signed with S Dawan Landry. Landry, 30, actually played for the Jets just a few years ago before he signed a five-year, $27.5 million contract with the Jaguars. The Jets brought Landry in for a visit a few weeks ago, so it’s not surprising to see them reach an agreement, especially when you consider that safety was one of their...
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April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets host LaRon Landry's older brother, Dawan

BY NICK ST. DENISThe New York Jets lost standout safety LaRon Landry to free agency, but they might keep it in the family.Gang Green hosted veteran safety Dawan Landry, LaRon's older brother, for a visit Wednesday, according to the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.Landry, most recently of the Jacksonville Jaguars, is a perfect candidate for a team that is looking for wallet-friendly...
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March 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars Release S Dawan Landry

According to Pro Football Talk, the Jacksonville Jaguars are release S Dawan Landry. Landry, 30, signed a five-year, $27 million contract with the Jaguars back in 2011. He had a base salary of $5.35 million for the upcoming season and counted $3.9 million against the team’s salary cap. Pro Football Focus has Landry rated as a below average safety. It’s doubtful that he...
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March 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars reportedly letting Dawan Landry go

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Jacksonville Jaguars are releasing safety Dawan Landry. Jaguars releasing S Dawan Landry today. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 8, 2013 The Jaguars signed Landry to a five-year, $27 million deal in 2011.  Another bad decision for Jacksonville.  Poor decisions are why the Jags continue to lose.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI...
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March 08, 2013  |  Discuss

LaRon Landy Played Pee Wee Football With a Fake ID

NY - LaRon Landry, who will be playing against his brother (Jacksonville Jaguars safety Dawan Landry) this week, fondly remembered his earliest days playing football. LaRon Landry said that when he was four-years old, he had a fake ID to play in the 5-7-year old peewee football league. ‘They called me the hammer,’ he said.” Not surprising that LaRon Landry was lighting...
Via Backyard Sports Blog
December 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Dawan Landry is playing very solid football for the Jacksonville Jaguars

28-year old safety Dawan Landry was a shrew addition to the defense over the off-season.  He has played in 11 games for the Jaguars so far this year and he has 70 tackles, 1 tackle for a loss, 1/2 a sack, 1 forced fumble, 4 passes defensed and 2 tackles for a loss.  Landry has now played in 77 games in his first six years in the NFL and he has 432 tackles, 10 tackles for a loss...
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November 30, 2011  |  Discuss

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