Jets re-sign linebacker Neville Hewitt

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Posted at 7:31 PM, Mar 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-20 19:31:27-04

NEW YORK — The New York Jets are re-signing linebacker Neville Hewitt to a one-year deal worth $2 million, according to agent Drew Rosenhaus.

Hewitt was a valuable backup-turned-starter last year for the Jets at inside linebacker after season-ending injuries to Avery Williamson and C.J. Mosley.

He finished third on the team with 78 overall tackles, three sacks, two interceptions and seven quarterback hits.