Tight Ends Struggle in Day Two

It was a tough morning practice for the Jet backup tight ends.

Daniel Newman and Chris Baker each had a dropped pass, and Daniel Wilcox dropped two balls, all on easy passes up the middle…S Sam Garnes got beaten on a nice, deep out by WR Wayne Chrebet…The play of the day was a  QB Vinny Testaverde 40 yard bomb to WR Laveranues Coles. Coles made a terrific grab, slowing down at the end of his route to make the catch…LB Sam Cowart did not return to practice this morning, after tweaking his hamstring on Saturday. LB James Darling started in Cowart's place for the second straight practice…G Randy Thomas was held out of practice today with a sore shoulder. G Dan Goodspeed started in his place…G David Viger was severely limping around the field today as he continues to recover from a lower leg problem. He is competing with TE James Dearth for the long snapping job…Former Jets safety Lonnie Young is now interning with the Jets Personnel Department. Herm Edwards insisted on extra water breaks for his players this morning, due to the intense heat and humidity.

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