Roster News: Jets sign WR Lazard

Pass catchers weren't regarded as a key need for the Jets this offseason but they've been linked with several for some reason. The first documented player from outside the organization to agree to a free agent deal is reportedly a wide receiver:

Lazard, who also has good size and blocking ability, also reunites with new offensive coordinator Nate Hackett.

The Jets have also been linked with Randall Cobb, Odell Beckham and Marcedes Lewis by various sources today, with all three said to be on Rodgers' wishlist. We shall see whether those deals and the potential Rodgers trade itself are on the horizon.