Jordan Leggett

Leggett helps former teacher with science video

Leggett helps former teacher with science video

West Navarre Intermediate teacher Ryan Duphiney figured it was a long shot, but he reached out to Jordan Leggett about helping with a science video for his class. Leggett was in the middle of finalizing everything for his wedding in Santa Rosa Beach but agreed to drive over to Navarre the Tuesday after spring break […]

Possibility exists Leggett will play against Browns Sunday

Possibility exists Leggett will play against Browns Sunday

After four weeks of waiting, there is a chance former Navarre football star Jordan Leggett will play Sunday afternoon in the New York Jets’ game against the Cleveland Browns. Sidelined since the preseason because of a knee injury, Leggett was a limited participant in practice Wednesday. In past weeks, he had sat out of practice […]

Jets rookie Jordan Leggett likely to miss another game

Jets rookie Jordan Leggett likely to miss another game

It doesn’t look like Jordan Leggett will play in Sunday’s game against Jacksonville at MetLife Stadium. The New York Jets rookie tight end from Navarre has already missed the first three games of the regular season because of a knee injury and that same injury has kept him out of practice this week. Leggett hasn’t […]

Leggett turns in his best performance of the preseason

Leggett turns in his best performance of the preseason

Jordan Leggett saved his best performance of the preseason for last. After sitting out a weekend game against the New York Giants, the former Navarre standout caught two passes for 16 yards for the New York Jets in their 16-10 win over the Philadelphia Eagles Thursday night at MetLife Stadium. The rookie out of Clemson […]

Leggett makes his NFL debut with Jets in preseason opener

Leggett makes his NFL debut with Jets in preseason opener

Jordan Leggett made his NFL debut Saturday night at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. The former Navarre standout caught one pass for eight yards in the New York Jets’ 7-3 win over the Tennessee Titans in the preseason opener for both teams. New York scored its lone touchdown when Josh McCown connected wtih Charone Peake […]

On to the NFL: Leggett taken by New York Jets in fifth round

On to the NFL: Leggett taken by New York Jets in fifth round

With the 144th pick in the NFL Draft, the Indianapolis Colts select Grover Stewart, a defensive tackle out of Albany State. The announcement signaled the end of the fourth round Saturday afternoon, leaving Jordan Leggett, who was projected to be taken in the round, wondering when his name would be called. Nine tight ends had […]

Welcome to the NFL: Leggett selected by New York Jets

Welcome to the NFL: Leggett selected by New York Jets

Jordan Leggett has waited almost his whole life for the chance to play in the NFL. He had to wait a little bit longer than expected but his dream of playing professional football came true Saturday afternoon as the New York Jets selected the former Navarre football standout in the fifth round. The tight end […]

Tommy Leggett prepares for visit to Texas Tech

Tommy Leggett prepares for visit to Texas Tech

Tommy Leggett is in Georgia this weekend hanging out with his family as his brother, Jordan, gets set to hear his name called in the NFL Draft. Big news seems to be running in the family lately as Tommy is headed to Texas Tech next weekend for a visit. The Red Raiders have made an offer […]

Support as strong as ever for Ian Lockwood Memorial 5K

Support as strong as ever for Ian Lockwood Memorial 5K

Denise Lockwood decided to move the 5K named in memory of her son to Navarre Beach this year. The previous two races in 2012 and 2014 had been held at the Navarre Youth Sports Association Complex. Read the full article in the March 9 issue of Navarre Press. Subscribe online at navarrepress.com for as little […]

Leggett goes out a winner at Clemson

Leggett goes out a winner at Clemson

Greg Leggett has been battling an eye issue that has made him partially blind, but what he witnessed Monday night, his son Jordan, helping Clemson win the national championship in a thrilling 35-31 win over Alabama,  is a moment that was crystal clear to him and one that will live in his memory forever. Barely […]

Leggett takes time to give back to alma mater

Leggett takes time to give back to alma mater

It was impossible to ignore the excitement beaming from members of the Student Government Association as they filed into a Navarre High School classroom Friday afternoon. A celebrity was in the room, at least as far as the students, many of whom were decked out in orange shirts, were concerned. Former Navarre standout and current […]

Leggett excited about ACC title game

Leggett excited about ACC title game

Jordan Leggett and his Clemson teammates will  play for an ACC championship Saturday. The top-ranked and unbeaten Tigers (12-0) square off against the North Carolina Tar Heels (11-1) in the conference title game at 8 p.m. EST at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte. “It will be two high-powered offenses going up against each other,” […]