Jordan Leggett was back on the field for the New York Jets Saturday night. The former Navarre standout caught one pass for 12 yards in a 16-6 preseason loss to the Detroit Lions at Ford Field.
Leggett as two catches for 20 yards in two games. The Jets are 1-1 in the preseason.
Taken in the fifth round of the NFL Draft, April, the two-time Mackey Award finalist out of Clemson is hoping to make an impact in his first NFL season after helping the Tigers win a national championship in January.
Navarre’s first NFL player t is on a Jets team that finished fourth in the AFC East a year ago with a 5-11 record. The Jets, who scored all six of their points on a pair of field goals by Ross Martin, are back in action next Saturday when they take on the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium.