Jenkins gets new deal from Jets

The Jets, who acquired defensive tackle Kris Jenkins from Carolina today, have also given him a new contract. The announcement was made by Steve Reed for

"According to agent Tony Paige, Jenkins has signed a five-year, $35 million contract with the Jets that includes $20 million in guaranteed money," wrote Reed. "That's a huge raise for Jenkins, who was to receive base salaries of $2,955,000 in 2008 and $3.71 million in 2009."

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