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Tuesday, July 14, 2009
Jets Sign TE Richard Owens
On the heels of the release of Bubba Franks yesterday, the team announced today that it has signed veteran tight end Richard Owens. Owens, who was out of football in 2008, was originally signed as a rookie free agent by the Vikings in 2004. He spent 2004 - 2006 with the Vikings and then signed on with the Rams where he played 14 games in 2007.
Owens attended the University of Louisville, also the alma mater of Kerry Rhodes.