Tech tight end set to go in New York
Jets, Amaro signfour-year deal
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — The New York Jets signed tight end Jace Amaro, their second-round draft pick, and wide receiver Jalen Saunders, a fourth-rounder, to four-year contracts Friday.
Amaro was the first tight end in Big 12 history to catch 100 or more passes in a season and set the NCAA record at his position for yards receiving (1,352). His deal is believed to be for about $4.3 million, including a $1.3 million signing bonus, as per the usual rookie scale.