Contact Us
Make My Homepage

TE Cumberland Signs Tender Offer With Jets

Tight end Jeff Cumberland has signed his one-year tender offer to return to the New York Jets, possibly as the starter to replace the departed Dustin Keller.

Jeff Cumberland (David Welker, Getty Images)

Cumberland is expected to have a more prominent role in the offense after setting career highs last year in his third NFL season with 29 catches for 359 yards and three touchdowns.

His playing time increased after Keller, who signed with Miami as a free agent, went down with a sprained left ankle.

The tender, signed Monday by Cumberland, is worth $1.3 million.

“Blessed to continue my NFL career with the (at)nyjets first class organization!” Cumberland wrote on his Twitter page. “BIG year ahead!”

The Jets signed the 25-year-old Cumberland as an undrafted free agent in 2010 out of Illinois.

 

(Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!