WILMINGTON,NC - Wilmington native Jay Ross signed a three year contract with the Green Bay Packers on Wednesday, just one day before he left Green Bay before flying back home to Wilmington. The defensive end just finished his rookie season as a member of the Packers practice squad.
List of Packers that signed contracts for 2011 earlier this week: WR Chastin West, G Adrian Battles, S Michael Greco, WR Antonio Robinson, LB Cardia Jackson, S Anthony Levine, DE Curtis Young, T Chris Campbell, and DT Jay Ross from Wilmington. 8 were on the practice squad in 2010. One was signed from the injured reserve list.
Jay Ross will be featured on Sunday's Coach's Corner on WWAY. The Coach's Corner will air at 6pm on Sunday. A portion of that interview will air on tonight's 11pm newscast.