Jets' Ellis reaches plea agreement
Kenrick Ellis has reached a plea agreement on his charge of felony malicious wounding, according to the New York Daily News.
Ellis had been charged with a Class 3 felony in Virginia., but has entered a guilty plea to misdemeanor assault and battery to settle the case.
Ellis, a third-round pick of the Jets last year, is a Jamaican citizen, and could have faced deportation if he had been convicted of the felony charge. Now, however, he is expected to be able to remain in the United States.
Terry McCormick covers the Titans for TitanInsider.com