McKnight gets four-year deal Craig Thomas

According to Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post, the New York Jets have signed fourth round pick Joe McKnight to a four-year deal for $2.36 million.

“McKnight was slated to receive a signing bonus slightly higher than $572,000 under the NFL slotting principle,” wrote Wilson. “He received the standard base salaries of $320,000, $405,000, $490,000 and $575,000.”