Jamal Adams is reportedly drawing interest from the Dallas Cowboys as the New York Jets consider a trade deadline fire sale.
According to multiple reports, the New York Jets are listening to offers for All-Pro strong safety Jamal Adams. A trade to the Dallas Cowboys would be a homecoming for Adams, who grew up in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
On Jamal Adams and the #Cowboys: I’m told the #Jets are asking for more than a 1st rounder (as they should) and that a deal right is not close or imminent. It could happen, but there isn’t momentum for it right now. 72 minutes to go.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 29, 2019
There are two teams competing for #Jets S Jamal Adams, Dallas being the main.
One source told me he would be “stunned” if Adams wasn’t dealt before the deadline.
— Connor Hughes (@Connor_J_Hughes) October 29, 2019
I asked a Cowboys front office source if a 1st & 3rd would be compensation they'd consider for Adams.
His response: "We wouldn't do that."
— Mike Leslie (@MikeLeslieWFAA) October 29, 2019
To add to these reports, Ryan Clark of ESPN notes that Adams would like to return home to play for the Cowboys.
ESPN’s Ryan Clark said Jets’ S Jamal Adams would like to go home to Texas and play for the Cowboys.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 29, 2019
The Jets seem to be considering a complete overhaul after their 1-6 start. Adams is one of the team’s biggest stars and the unquestioned leader of the defense.
More to come on this developing story.