Running back Le’Veon Bell was released and nose tackle Steve McLendon and linebacker Avery Williamson were traded midseason. Defensive coordinator Gregg Williams was fired after an ill-timed play call cost the Jets a potential first victory against Las Vegas in Week 13. Gase was fired after the season, replaced by former 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh.
Richard Sherman is a free agent still searching for a team in 2021. The free agent cornerback could find a home playing for a familiar face. New York Jets’ first-year head coach Robert Saleh is interested in reuniting with Sherman, according to a report.
Free-agent cornerback Pierre Desir agreed to terms on a one-year deal with the Seattle Seahawks. His agents, EnterSports Management, announced the agreement on Wednesday but didn't release financial terms. When the Jets waived him in mid-November, his 47.8 overall grade by Pro Football Focus ranked 71st among 75 qualified cornerbacks on the 2020 season.