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Posted on Wed, Jun 2, 2010 : 12:33 p.m.

New York Jets veteran mentoring undrafted rookie Donovan Warren

By Staff


Michigan's Donovan Warren breaks down on Notre Dame's George West during a run in the fourth quarter of game at Michigan Stadium on Saturday, September 15, 2007. Michigan won the game 38-0.

Ann Arbor News file photo

"No matter how many times rookie cornerback-turned-safety Donovan Warren has had a query about the Jets' intricate defense, Jim Leonhard has always helped," writes Manish Mehta in the New York Daily News.

The fifth-year Jets starter and Warren, in his first year out of Michigan, have a connection. Neither were selected in the NFL Draft.

"I kind of have that connection with everybody that's an undrafted free agent," Leonhard told The Daily News. 

Read the rest of the story here to find out more about Warren's mentor, and how things are going for a cornerback who thought he'd be picked in the middle rounds of the NFL Draft.



Fri, Jun 4, 2010 : 12:36 p.m.

In his mind being an undrafted free agent was better than coming back to UM.


Wed, Jun 2, 2010 : 3:07 p.m.

I wish he would have stayed one more year.