Jeff Cumberland could be one to watch

Jets coach Ryan 'excited' to see what undrafted rookie tight end does vs. Giants

Updated: August 14, 2010, 9:35 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

CORTLAND, N.Y. -- With tight end size and wide receiver speed, Jeff Cumberland has the ability to make jaw-dropping plays. In college, he was simply a jaw-breaker.

In 2008, Cumberland slugged Illinois teammate Mikel Leshoure during a dispute over a cell phone, breaking his jaw. Leshoure, his jaw wired shut for six weeks, had to eat liquid food. You haven't lived until you've had to suck blended spaghetti through a straw.

Cumberland was allowed to keep playing, but ...

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