Jets add DE Richardson, S Smith

Posted April 16, 2012 @ 5:58 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

The Jets announced Monday that they signed DE Jay Richardson and S DeAngelo Smith.

Richardson, a fifth-rounder in 2007, spent three seasons with the Raiders before being waived in Sept. 2010. He appeared in seven games with the Seahawks in 2010, but did not play last season. In 55 career games, Richardson has 117 tackles, seven sacks and 22 starts.

Smith was a fifth-round pick in 2009 by the Cowboys, but was waived following training camp. He played in seven games with one start for the Lions in ’09. He was waived by the Browns before the 2011 season.