Jets cut bait, ship Washington to Seattle

Updated: August 6, 2010, 7:55 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Leon Washington decided to spend Day 3 of the NFL draft on the high seas. He and former Jets teammate Chris Baker made a fishing date for Saturday afternoon off the coast of Long Island. By early afternoon, Washington's many fans were lamenting the one that got away.

Washington is headed to faraway waters -- specifically, the Pacific Northwest. In perhaps the most stunning move in a wild offseason, the Jets traded their popular all-purpose star to the Seahawks ...

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