NFL draft

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 […]

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 […]