Page 1 of 4 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 20 of 78

Thread: Jets sign Ben Obomanu

  1. #1
    All Pro
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    6,374
    Post Thanks / Like

    Jets sign Ben Obomanu

    via @nyjets

    The New York Jets have signed WR Ben Obomanu and have placed QB David Garrard on the reserve/retired list.

    He's been on the Seahawks for the last few years. He'll be another part of the group competing for the 4th and 5th WR spots.

  2. #2
    Jets Insider VIP
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Posts
    2,906
    Post Thanks / Like
    The end of the Beard.

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Tapatalk 4 Beta

  3. #3
    Banned
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Posts
    1,988
    Post Thanks / Like
    Idzik liked Ben Obomanu over Braylon Edwards.

  4. #4
    Hall Of Fame
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    Ormond Beach, Florida
    Posts
    12,683
    Post Thanks / Like
    Ben was a terrific special teams player and a dependable receiver. He severely injured his wrist and was lost to the team. He had a 2.9 contract. Apparently he can do what Braylon could do and even more.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

    Go Jets!

  5. #5
    All Pro
    Join Date
    Jul 2003
    Location
    Edinburgh, Scotland
    Posts
    6,206
    Post Thanks / Like
    Seahawks fans seem to love this guy - a player with some talent who always gave 100% and added real value on special teams. Also supposed to be great in the locker room. Nice signing.

  6. #6
    All Pro
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    6,046
    Post Thanks / Like
    Obo can challenge for #4 or #5 and play specials too, Jordan White is in danger of not making this team now.

  7. #7
    Jets Insider VIP
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Paris, France
    Posts
    12,733
    Post Thanks / Like
    Thanks to Obomanu and his kronies, we'll be seeing a lot more pick6's.


  8. #8
    All League
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Posts
    3,161
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by RaoulDuke View Post
    Thanks to Obomanu and his kronies, we'll be seeing a lot more pick6's.


  9. #9
    Hall of Fame
    Charter JI Member

    Join Date
    May 1999
    Posts
    16,332
    Post Thanks / Like
    Another terrorist!

  10. #10
    Waterboy
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Posts
    17
    Post Thanks / Like
    In reality this guy isnt going to make much of a difference, but in madden ben obomanu is a god that catches everything and is quick as f**k

  11. #11
    All League
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Posts
    4,254
    Post Thanks / Like
    This year's Chaz Schillens.

  12. #12
    JetsInsider.com Legend
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Posts
    49,999
    Post Thanks / Like
    Isn't he a terrorist?

  13. #13
    Practice Squad
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Queens, NY
    Posts
    492
    Post Thanks / Like
    So the WR group now consists of:

    Holmes
    Hill
    Kerley
    White
    Rogers
    Obomanu
    Gates
    Collins
    Davis

    Are there names I'm missing and how many will be kept? 6/7?

    Here's to hoping Hayden Smith turns into the Aussie version of Gates...

  14. #14
    Veteran
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Posts
    1,529
    Post Thanks / Like

  15. #15
    Waterboy
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    79
    Post Thanks / Like
    Sucks BrayBray won't be back... However if anyone of these recievers nose dive hopefully he will be on speed dial. As far as Obomanu goes lets see what he got. If he is a number 5 that does well on special teams then you really can't complain about the signing.

  16. #16
    Rookie
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    684
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by JFB View Post
    This year's Chaz Schillens.
    Sounds more like Aundrae Allison

  17. #17
    Rookie
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    800
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by Down, Set, Haiku View Post
    Sounds more like Aundrae Allison
    Who is that in your sig?

  18. #18
    Hall Of Fame
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    New York, NY
    Posts
    13,543
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by FF2 View Post
    Isn't he a terrorist?
    Only to Patriots cornerbacks

  19. #19
    Veteran
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Posts
    1,549
    Post Thanks / Like
    I like the signing. He was solid here in Seattle for a few years. Good value player and still can contribute on special teams. Better option than Braylon.

  20. #20
    All League
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Posts
    4,042
    Post Thanks / Like
    Man who cares about this. Bring back the Beard!!

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Follow Us