Teams eye Olympian Jeff Demps

Updated: August 16, 2012, 12:53 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

The New York Jets have shown interest in Olympian Jeff Demps, league sources told ESPNNewYork.com's Rich Cimini on Wednesday.

A team source told ESPN's Sal Paolantonio that the Jets are one of seven teams interested in the running back, who was a teammate of Tim Tebow at Florida.

Demps went undrafted after he told NFL teams he planned to pursue track fulltime.

He won a silver medal at the 2012 London Games as part of the men's 4x100 relay team. He didn't run in the ...

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