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AFC East Standings

Team Div Overall
5-1-0 11-6-0
3-3-0 10-7-0
4-2-0 9-8-0
0-6-0 4-13-0

2021 Defensive

Total Tackles
Interceptions Returned For Touchdown
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Regular Season

Top Justin Hardee News

  • Jets' Justin Hardee: Clear of COVID list

    Hardee (undisclosed) was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Friday.

    Hardee had been on the COVID list since Dec. 13 but has now cleared the health and safety protocols. The 27-year-old has almost exclusively played on special teams for the Jets this season.

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  • Jets' Justin Hardee: Added to COVID list

    Hardee was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Monday, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports.

    Hardee was one of 25 players to test positive for COVID on Monday, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports. He's only played one defensive snap this season, so any absence will only impact the Jets' special-teams unit.

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  • Jets' Justin Hardee: Reaches deal with Jets

    Hardee signed a three-year deal with the Jets on Tuesday, Nick Underhill of NewOrleans.Football reports.

    The exact terms of compensation were not disclosed at the time of signing. Hardee spent the first four seasons of his career with the Saints, primarily as a special teams contributor. He'll likely maintain that role with the Jets.

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  • Saints' Justin Hardee: Back from IR

    Hardee (groin) was activated from injured reserve Saturday.

    The Saints placed Patrick Robinson (hamstring) on injured reserve Saturday, so Hardee could see more snaps on defense moving forward. However, he played exclusively on special teams before this injury, so he's not locked into a defensive role.

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  • Saints' Justin Hardee: Trending in right direction

    The Saints designated Hardee (groin) for a return from injured reserve Wednesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

    Hardee has resided on IR since Nov. 7 while dealing with the groin issue, but the team will now have 21 days to activate him. Hardee's absence doesn't affect things from a defensive perspective, but the Illinois product will provide a boost on special teams if he's officially activated.

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  • Saints' Justin Hardee: Lands on IR

    The Saints have placed Hardee (groin) on injured reserve, Luke Johnson of reports.

    Hardee will now have to miss at least the team's next three games, which means his earliest possible return will come in Week 12. The 26-year-old has been a special teams standout for New Orleans so far this season.

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  • Saints' Justin Hardee: Will play Sunday

    Hardee (hamstring) has been cleared for Sunday's game versus the Panthers, Larry Holder of The Athletic reports.

    Hardee missed one game but is ready to get back into the mix. He doesn't contribute on defense, but the Illinois product leads the team with four special-teams tackles.

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  • Saints' Justin Hardee: Won't play Monday

    Hardee has been ruled out for Monday's game against the Chargers with a hamstring injury.

    Hardee didn't participate at practice this week after sustaining the hamstring injury during Week 4. The 26-year-old has exclusively played special teams so far this season, so the defense is unlikely to be impacted by his absence.

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  • Saints' Justin Hardee: Rejoins Saints

    Hardee signed a one-year contract with the Saints on Friday, John DeShazier of the team's official site reports.

    The Saints didn't tender a contract to Hardee prior to free agency, but the team has still ultimately elected to hand him a one-year deal. The 26-year-old will reprise his usual role as a depth cornerback and special-teams contributor in 2020.

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  • Justin Hardee: Let go by New Orleans

    Hardee wasn't tendered a contract by the Saints and is now a free agent, Katherine Terrell of The Athletic reports.

    The 26-year-old has been with the Saints over the past three seasons, but the team opted not to offer him a contract tender as an exclusive rights free agent. Hardee has logged 39 tackles (35 solo) and one interception in 46 career games.

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  • Saints' Justin Hardee: Re-ups with Saints

    Hardee re-signed with the Saints on Monday, Nick Underhill of The New Orleans Advocate reports.

    Hardee logged 19 tackles, two passes defended and one interception across 16 games with the Saints during the 2018 regular season. Having now signed his exclusive-rights tender, the 24-year-old appears to be headed for another season as a depth cornerback and contributor on special teams.

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  • Saints' Justin Hardee: Clear of injury designation

    Hardee (foot) won't carry an injury designation into Sunday's game against the Falcons.

    Hardee started off the week not practicing but progressed to full participation Friday to avoid the questionable tag. The 23-year-old should serve in his usual role as a special teams contributor against the Falcons this week.

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  • Saints' Justin Hardee: Unable to practice Wednesday

    Hardee is dealing with a foot injury and didn't practice Wednesday.

    Hardee exclusively played special teams in Sunday's win over the Jets. The 23-year-old will likely need to return to practice Thursday or Friday in order to have a chance of suiting up Week 16 against the Falcons.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-1, 200 lbs
Birthplace: Cleveland, OH
Age: 28
School: Illinois
Experience: 6