dangolka (CBS) — From Friday via Monday, it appeared like tight finish Jordan Leggett was on his strategy to changing into a New England Patriot. On Tuesday although, that journey apparently is over.
ESPN’s Subject Yates reported that Leggett won’t be signing with the Patriots.
The Patriots won’t be signing TE Jordan Leggett, per supply.
The group may take a look at different accessible choices so as to add depth on the place, with Dalton Keene and Devin Asiasi projecting for key roles as rookies.
— Subject Yates (@FieldYates) August 11, 2020
Leggett, 25, had been in Foxboro for a go to on Friday. On Monday, NFL Community reported that Leggett would signal with the Patriots, as long as he handed his bodily and COVID-19 testing.
Yates’ report didn’t particularly observe what modified, however ESPN’s Mike Reiss famous that the shortage of a deal “is an effective reminder that there’s a course of the group goes via earlier than finalizing a signing.”
TE Jordan Leggett had been in for a go to on Friday.
This can be a good reminder that there’s a course of the group goes via earlier than finalizing a signing (go to, bodily, testing and so forth.) and nothing is official till a contract is signed. https://t.co/n5e0MCPFLT
— Mike Reiss (@MikeReiss) August 11, 2020
Leggett has performed in 15 NFL video games, catching 14 passes for 114 yards and one landing for the Jets in 2018. In his closing two seasons at Clemson, the 6-foot-5 Leggett caught 86 passes for 1,261 yards and 15 touchdowns. He spent the 2019 season on the Buccaneers’ observe squad and energetic roster, with out showing in any video games.
With Leggett now not within the image, the Patriots’ depth chart at tight finish consists of rookies Devin Asiasi and Dalton Keene, in addition to Ryan Izzo.