Jim Leonhard hurts knee, to get MRI

Updated: December 11, 2011, 8:57 PM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- On Monday, New York Jets safety Jim Leonhard will have an MRI on his right knee. A source told ESPNNewYork.com's Rich Cimini that the Jets believe Leonhard has a torn ligament.

"It's really tough, second year in a row," cornerback Darrelle Revis said. "He got hurt last year. It's a big loss for our defense and everybody knows that he's one of the captains of our defense, or one of our quarterbacks back there. It's big a loss for us again, we have to go through the ...

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