Player Page

Dawan Landry | Defensive Back | #26

Team: Unsigned Free Agent
Age / DOB:  (33) / 12/30/1982
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 212
College: Georgia Tech
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 5 (146) / BAL
Contract: view contract details

Latest News

Recent News

Free agent SS Dawan Landry is visiting the Bills Tuesday.
Landry played on 92.9 percent of the snaps for Rex Ryan and the Jets last season, handling himself quite well. Somewhat surprisingly, he's received no known interest on the open market. Rex could likely land his man cheaply. Tue, Apr 7, 2015 11:18:00 AM

Highest Searched Players over the last 7 days

Player News


ESPN New York expects the Jets to move on from free agent SS Dawan Landry.

Landry was PFF's ninth-rated safety in 2014, but wasn't involved in a single takeaway. He has just five interceptions over his nine-year career and doesn't have the skill-set for new coach Todd Bowles' system. Moving on from Landry will allow the Jets to use Calvin Pryor at strong safety.
Sat, Feb 28, 2015 08:31:00 PM

Jets S Dawan Landry worked with the second-team defense during spring practices.

Landry will need a strong camp if he wants to crack the starting lineup. Rookie S Calvin Pryor is almost guaranteed to start, and S Antonio Allen is the clear front-runner for the other starting job. Even though Landry is unlikely to start, he should see plenty of snaps in the Jets' three-safety alignment.
Sat, Jun 28, 2014 10:02:00 AM

Jets SS Dawan Landry has been working with the third-team defense at OTAs.

Coach Rex Ryan said to not read much into it, but we're going to. Landry is due a $1.5 million base salary in the final year of his deal and is entering his age-32 season. He's reliable and hasn't missed a start in five seasons, but Landry simply doesn't make plays. He has just two interceptions, one sack, and zero forced fumbles the past two seasons. The Jets drafted Calvin Pryor in the first round and are high on Antonio Allen. Landry would be a capable No. 3.
Wed, Jun 4, 2014 01:53:00 PM

Jets agreed to terms with SS Dawan Landry, formerly of the Jaguars, on a two-year, $3 million contract.

He'll replace his brother, LaRon, who moved on to the Colts after turning in a Pro Bowl season in 2012. Dawan has been a full-time starter since coming into the league in 2006, but is coming off a sub-par campaign for the lowly Jags. Primarily a run-stopper, Dawan should benefit from his reunion with coach Rex Ryan, who served as his defensive coordinator with the Ravens from 2006-08.
Tue, Apr 9, 2013 01:29:00 PM

Free agent S Dawan Landry is visiting the Jets on Wednesday.

He's a candidate to replace brother LaRon, though Dawan is coming off a sub-par campaign for the Jaguars. Primarily a run stopper, Landry struggled in coverage last season. He was cut earlier this month. He'll come cheap, which is what the rebuilding, cap-strapped Jets need. Gang Green has holes all over its back seven.
Wed, Mar 27, 2013 05:03:00 PM

The New York Daily News reports the Jets are interested in free agent S Dawan Landry.

Why not add another Landry? The Jets had Dawan's brother, LaRon, in New York last season, but he recently bolted for greener pastures in Indianapolis. Dawan, the elder brother at 30 years old, was released by the Jaguars last week. He had 100 tackles last year as more of an in-the-box safety.
Fri, Mar 15, 2013 05:41:00 PM

Jaguars released S Dawan Landry.

LaRon's brother signed a five-year, $27.5 million deal after the lockout, but was a disappointment in two years with Jacksonville. He graded out negatively in Pro Football Focus' ratings in each of 2011 and 2012, underwhelming against the run while intercepting just three passes. The Jags are so eager to move on they're willing to eat $3.9 million in "dead money," and only cleared $1.45 million in salary cap space. They're remaking former GM Gene Smith's broken roster from the bottom up.
Fri, Mar 8, 2013 09:40:00 AM

Jaguars agreed to terms with S Dawan Landry, formerly of the Ravens.

Ed Reed's running mate jumps to a secondary that ranked 29th against the pass a year ago. He'll step right in as a starter, possibly at free safety so thumper Courtney Greene can stick at strong safety. It's a start for the Jaguars as they try to repair their pass defense.
Fri, Jul 29, 2011 03:50:00 PM

Free agent SS Dawan Landry is on the verge of a five-year deal with the Jaguars.

The Jags are going to settle for Landry after missing out on the top prize, Eric Weddle. Look for a deal to be finalized as soon as this morning.
Fri, Jul 29, 2011 10:14:00 AM

NFL Network's Jason La Canfora is confident that free agent SS Dawan Landry will land with the Jaguars.

The Florida Times Union has also reported on the Jags' interest in Landry. Jacksonville missed out on Eric Weddle when he re-signed with the Chargers Wednesday, so their sights now look to be set on Ed Reed's old running mate. Somewhat surprisingly, free agent Michael Huff is generating no buzz.
Wed, Jul 27, 2011 01:30:00 PM

Free agent SS Dawan Landry wants to re-sign with the Ravens.

"I'd rather be a Raven," Landry said. "I feel like we've built something here, and there's great chemistry on the team. I think we're almost at that next level. A play here and a play there and we would’ve been in the Super Bowl." Landry will likely get a higher offer elsewhere, so that sentiment will be put to the test.
Tue, Jul 26, 2011 12:15:00 PM

NFL Network's Jason LaCanfora believes the Ravens will make a "real strong run" at keeping free agent SS Dawan Landry.

LaCanfora is on his own here, suggesting Landry will join OG Marshall Yanda as a priority. It's widely believed that Landry will be seeking a deal in the $5 million-per-year range, a number the Ravens aren't likely to match with Tom Zbikowski ready to step in as the starter.
Thu, Jun 30, 2011 03:23:00 PM

The Baltimore Sun passes along "speculation around the NFL" that free agent Dawan Landry will be targeting a contract that pays him $5 million a year when transactions are re-allowed.

It's not quite Antrel Rolle money (five years, $37 million), but is definitely in the O.J. Atogwe (five years, $26 million) range. There's no chance the Ravens would pay Landry that kind of coin. Tom Zbikowski is the heavy favorite to start at strong safety for the Ravens in 2011. Landry has been linked to Dallas, and old DC Rex Ryan in New York could also have interest.
Mon, Jun 13, 2011 03:00:00 PM

The Cowboys' website floats free agent SS Dawan Landry as a possible offseason target for Dallas.

Landry's free agency could wind up restricted if the 2011 season is played under a lockout injunction, but the Ravens have a history of letting Ed Reed's running mate at safety walk (Will Demps, Jim Leonhard). Landry would be somewhat familiar with Cowboys DC Rob Ryan's scheme after playing for brother Rex early in his career. Dallas has two glaring needs at safety.
Fri, May 13, 2011 02:37:00 PM

Depth Charts

Skill Players
QB1Ryan Lindley
2Phillip Sims
3Josh Freeman
4Keith Wenning
5Bryan Bennett
6Ryan Williams
7Seth Lobato
8Brad Sorensen
9Mike Bercovici
10Tim Tebow
11G.J. Kinne
12Sean Renfree
13B.J. Daniels
14Johnny Manziel
15Brandon Doughty
16Charlie Whitehurst
17Jerrod Johnson
18R.J. Archer
19Josh Woodrum
20Marquise Williams
21Max Wittek
22Joe Licata
23Garrett Gilbert
24Dustin Vaughan
25Dylan Thompson
26Cody Fajardo
27Shane Carden
28Griffin Neal
29McLeod Bethel-Thompson
30Pat Devlin
31Matt Blanchard
32Dan LeFevour
33Austin Trainor
34Jerry Lovelocke
35Chase Rettig
36Chandler Harnish
37Jake Waters
38Dalyn Williams
RB1Joseph Randle
2Dreamius Smith
3Zurlon Tipton
4Toby Gerhart
5Terron Ward
6Alonzo Harris
7LaMichael James
8Brandon Burks
9Jhurell Pressley
10Dominique Williams
11Brandon Wilds
12Stephen Houston
13Andre Williams
14Raheem Mostert
15Brandon Ross
16Anthony Dixon
17Josh Harris
18Brandon Wegher
19Zac Stacy
20Storm Johnson
21Ross Scheuerman
22Jahwan Edwards
23Darrin Reaves
24Jerome Smith
25Isaiah Pead
26Dan Herron
27Brandon Brown-Dukes
28Kenneth Harper
29Jawon Chisholm
30Bronson Hill
31Senorise Perry
32Joe Banyard
33Michael Dyer
34Jeremy Stewart
35Stevan Ridley
36LaVance Taylor
37Keshawn Hill
GLB1Toby Gerhart
3RB1Joseph Randle
FB1Julian Howsare
2Erik Lorig
3Emil Igwenagu
4Jorvorskie Lane
5Marcel Reece
6James Casey
7Darrel Young
8Henry Hynoski
9Joe Don Duncan
10Ryan Mueller
11Derrick Coleman
12Tommy Bohanon
13Jordan Campbell
14Patrick Skov
15Soma Vainuku
16Trey Millard
17Brad Smelley
18Chris Swain
19Sam Bergen
20John Conner
21Zach Boren
22Kiero Small
23J.C. Copeland
24Joey Iosefa
25Blake Renaud
26Alstevis Squirewell
27Sione Houma
28Juwan Thompson
WR11Jerome Simpson
2Greg Jennings
3Marques Colston
4Dwayne Bowe
5James Jones
6Preston Parker
7Greg Little
8Kris Durham
9Rueben Randle
10Rasheed Bailey
11Cayleb Jones
12Kyle Prater
13Douglas McNeil
14Josh Morgan
15Jacoby Ford
16Tyler Davis
17Hakeem Nicks
18Miles Austin
19Kain Colter
20DeAndre Reaves
21Geronimo Allison
22Tony Washington
23Armon Binns
24Carlton Mitchell
25Nick Harwell
26Reggie Dunn
27Hunter Sharp
28Tevin Reese
29Issac Blakeney
30Terrell Sinkfield
31Jake Kumerow
32Rodney Smith
33Joshua Stangby
34Jared Dangerfield
35Andrew Turzilli
36Daniel Brown
37Zach D'Orazio
38Kenzel Doe
39Kenny Lawler
40Bralon Addison
41Jaxon Shipley
42Robert Herron
43Ricky Collins
44Nate Washington
45Josh Lenz
46Solomon Patton
47Rashad Lawrence
48T.J. Graham
49Damaris Johnson
50Damian Williams
51Marlon Moore
52Jarrett Boykin
53Lance Lewis
54Joseph Anderson
55Travis Labhart
56Donatella Luckett
57Josh Stewart
58Josh Harper
59Shaq Evans
60Tyler Murphy
61Marquez Clark
62Quinshad Davis
63Marcus Tucker
64Rashaun Simonise
65Reece Horn
66Devin Lucien
67Chandler Worthy
68Richard Mullaney
69Duke Williams
70L'Damian Washington
71David Porter
72Tyler McDonald
73Ezell Ruffin
74Jeff Beathard
75DaVaris Daniels
76Jamel Johnson
WR21Roddy White
2Brian Hartline
3Riley Cooper
4Ace Sanders
5Denarius Moore
6Chris Givens
7Marcus Thigpen
8Emory Blake
9Matt Hazel
10A.J. Jenkins
11Austin Pettis
12Ryan Broyles
13Ryan Whalen
14Joe Morgan
15Jonathan Krause
16Kevin Smith
17R.J. Harris
18DeMarcus Ayers
19Kalif Raymond
20Jacoby Jones
21Onterio McCalebb
22Jaydon Mickens
23Bryan Walters
24Nathan Palmer
25Andy Jones
26DeVier Posey
27Tandon Doss
28Andre Debose
29Shakim Phillips
30Aaron Dobson
31Mike Brown
32Devante Davis
33Devon Wylie
34Frankie Hammond
35Jay Lee
36Mike Williams
37Jimmie Hunt
38Shane Wynn
39Marvin Hall
40Mekale McKay
41Reggie Bell
42DeAndre Carter
43Amir Carlisle
44Milton Williams III
45Michael Preston
46Phil Bates
47Brandon Shippen
48Valdez Showers
49Clyde Gates
50Max McCaffrey
51Marquis Bundy
52Paul McRoberts
53James Butler
54Anthony Dable
55Isiah Ferguson
56Daniel Rodriguez
57A.J. Cruz
58Antwan Goodley
59Ryan Lankford
60Marcus Harris
61Kadron Boone
62Juron Criner
63Saalim Hakim
64Kashif Moore
65Kenbrell Thompkins
66Stephen Hill
67Titus Davis
68Andre Davis
69Demetrius Wilson
70Josh Reese
71DiAndre Campbell
72Trevor Harman
73Michael Bennett
74Paul Browning
75Austin Willis
76Durron Neal
77Jarvis Turner
78T.J. Thorpe
79Kieran Duncan
80David Glidden
81Tom Nelson
82Leonard Hankerson
83Chris King
84Trindon Holliday
85Tevin Jones
86Marken Michel
87Christion Jones
88Levi Norwood
89Ed Williams
90Danny Anthrop
WR31Riley Cooper
2Marques Colston
3Chris Givens
TE1Owen Daniels
2Craig Stevens
3Scott Chandler
4Dante Rosario
5Zach Sudfeld
6Jim Dray
7Tony Moeaki
8Mickey Shuler
9Matthew Mulligan
10Michael Cooper
11Gerald Christian
12Beau Gardner
13Andrew Quarless
14Matt Spaeth
15Kyle Miller
16Bruce Miller
17E.J. Bibbs
18Nic Jacobs
19Chase Ford
20Nick Kasa
21Chase Dixon
22Brian Parker
23Orson Charles
24Rob Housler
25Richard Gordon
26David Paulson
27Justice Cunningham
28Steve Maneri
29Cameron Clear
30Ryan Malleck
31Casey Pierce
32Mike McFarland
33Thomas Duarte
34Beau Sandland
35Henry Krieger-Coble
36Chris Pantale
37Rob Blanchflower
38Jacob Maxwell
39D.J. Williams
40Ryan Taylor
41Konrad Reuland
42Brett Brackett
43Michael Egnew
44Adrien Robinson
45Anthony Denham
46Jake Murphy
47Rory Anderson
48Jay Rome
49Kivon Cartwright
50Jake McGee
51John Peters
52Tim Semisch
53J.P. Holtz
54Bryce Williams
55Braxton Deaver
56M.J. McFarland
57Clayton Echard
58Brandon Barden
59Kevin Greene
60Gerell Robinson
61Jack Tabb
62Arthur Lynch
63Dan Light
64Jordan Thompson
LT1Kyle Roberts
2Takoby Cofield
3Dallas Thomas
4Micah Hatchie
5Jason Fox
6Tyson Chandler
7Pierce Burton
8Rob Crisp
9Eugene Monroe
10Charles Brown
11Cameron Bradfield
12Reid Fragel
13Colin Kelly
14Jeremy Vujnovich
15Cody Booth
16Carter Bykowski
17Andrew McDonald
18Justin Renfrow
19David Foucault
20David Hedelin
21Taylor Fallin
22Tyler Johnstone
23Matt Feiler
24John Weidenaar
25Vince Kowalski
26Lars Hanson
27Garry Williams
28Cameron Jefferson
29Jordan Swindle
LG1Ben Grubbs
2Antoine Everett
3Cornelius Edison
4Clay DeBord
5David Arkin
6Josh James
7Edawn Coughman
8Martin Wallace
9Gabe Ikard
10Ben Heenan
11Jeremiah Poutasi
12Jamil Douglas
13Mackenzy Bernadeau
14Cyril Richardson
15Collin Rahrig
16Vi Teofilo
17Jake Bernstein
18Darren Keyton
19Tanner Hawkinson
20Arturo Uzdavinis
21Adrian Bellard
22Austin Shepherd
23Jesse Davis
24Oni Omoile
25Brian Folkerts
26Matthew Masifilo
27Lene Maiava
28Jamison Lalk
29Al Bond
30Alex Cooper
31Chris Barker
32Isiah Cage
33Garrick Mayweather
34Kaleb Eulls
C1Daniel Munyer
2Marcus Henry
3Fernando Velasco
4Jacques McClendon
5Drew Nowak
6Garth Gerhart
7Jack Allen
8Dillon Day
9Mitchell Bell
10Manuel Ramirez
11Josh LeRibeus
12Julian Vandervelde
13Braxston Cave
14Trevor Robinson
15Robert Kugler
16Jake Brendel
17James Stone
18Reese Dismukes
19Kyle Friend
20Taylor Boggs
21Dillon Farrell
22Barrett Jones
23Dalton Freeman
24Ian Silberman
25Kristjan Sokoli
26Mike Matthews
27Ben Clarke
28Ross Burbank
29Brian De La Puente
30Quinton Schooley
RG1Todd Herremans
2Louis Vasquez
3Cyril Lemon
4Geoff Schwartz
5Amini Silatolu
6Garrett Gilkey
7Leon Brown
8Andrew Gardner
9Paul Fanaika
10Ryan Seymour
11Jared Smith
12Lawrence Okoye
13Will Pericak
14Kitt O'Brien
15Darrion Weems
16Trip Thurman
17Shahbaz Ahmed
18Kadeem Edwards
19Karim Barton
20Brett Boyko
21Malcolm Bunche
22Adam Replogle
23Antoine McClain
24Ryker Mathews
25Boston Stiverson
26Zach Sterup
27Terran Vaughn
28Donovan Williams
29Blake Muir
30Alex Balducci
31Michael Liedtke
32Matt Rotheram
33Jarvis Harrison
34Mike McQueen
RT1Kevin Graf
2Erik Pears
3Tayo Fabuluje
4Avery Young
5Keavon Milton
6Khalif Barnes
7Adrian Bellard
8Jeff Adams
9William Poehls
10Mitchell Van Dyk
11John Kling
12Nick Ritcher
13Patrick Miller
14Zeth Ramsay
15Marquis Lucas
16Justin Murray
17Ryan Mack
18Aaron Epps
19Torian White
20Kona Schwenke
21Lamar Holmes
22Luke Marquardt
K1Josh Scobee
2Kai Forbath
3Travis Coons
4Carey Spear
5Billy Cundiff
6Jaden Oberkrom
7Nick Rose
8Marshall Koehn
9John Lunsford
10Randy Bullock
11Brandon Bogotay
12Zach Hocker
13Kyle Brindza
14Taylor Bertolet
15Brad Craddock
16Aldrick Rosas
17Devon Bell
18Shaun Suisham
19Shayne Graham
20Corey Acosta
21Mike Meyer
22Andrew Furney
23Justin Manton
24Ross Martin
25Ka'imi Fairbairn
26Giorgio Tavecchio
27Marshall Morgan
28Ty Long
29Jonathan Brown
30Tom Obarski