FILE - This 2013 file photo shows Geno Smith of the New York Jets NFL football team. The Jets have signed quarterback Geno Smith, their second-round draft pick, to a four-year contract that is worth about $5 million. The signing was announced Monday, July 22, 2013 by the team. (AP Photo/File)


Started at The Press in 1993 as an Ocean County reporter. Moved to the copy desk in 1994 until taking over as editor of At The Shore in 1995. Became deputy sports editor in 2004 and was promoted to sports editor in 2007.