The New York Jets signed OL Matt Slauson to a 4-year contract contract. The University of Nebraska graduate became the first player from the Jets' 2009 Draft class to sign with the Gang Green. Slauson, 6'5", 316 lbs, was selected in the 6th round (#193 overall) and is expected to be a backup this season.
The Gang Green used their last pick (#193 overall, 6th round) in the 2009 NFL Draft on OG Matt Slauson from Nebraska. Slauson, 6'5", 315 lbs is expected to be a backup who could potentially grow into a starting role.