Burress Signs With The NY Jets

By: Mike Vukovcan

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Plaxico Burress had serious interest in returning to the Steelers; but in the end, he went for the money.

Burress is heading back to New York to play for the Jets.

Burress signed a one-year contract worth a guaranteed $3 million.

The Jets will now have two former Steelers as their wide receivers, Burress and Santonio Holmes.

The Jets re-signed Holmes to a five-year, $50 million contract and decided to move on from Edwards, who refused to lower his asking price.

Burress actually accepted the Jets offer while on a trip to visit the San Francisco 49ers.

  • Matt

    Burress signed or Jagr? Didn’t we see this movie before. I hope he sucks.

  • Tom

    This will be seen as good thing when he accidentally shoots himself in the hip doing jumping jacks at training camp.

  • 2059

    Plax wanted to play for an up and coming winner, not some tired wore out team like the Squealers.

    • Santino Lombardo

      2059 how many super bowls the last 6 yrs you sound like a moron they dont need hin they won both super bowls with out him wish they would have signed steve breaston

      • 2059

        You’re right, but their best years are BEHIND them and Plax wanted to play for an “UP AND COMING WINNER”.

  • Corey

    Plax was a bum when he played for the Steelers. NY can keep his overpaid behind. Just remember we won without him. Steelers six superbowl titles Jets 1. Last time I checked we beat the JETS to get to the Superbowl so just remember that all you NY fans who know the Giants are better anyways.

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