Jets rookie Jalen Saunders involved in car accident, not hurt seriously

New York Jets rookie wide receiver Jalen Saunders was hospitalized and is being monitored as a precautionary matter after he was involved in a one-car accident on the way to work today.

Saunders won't travel to Cincinnati for the Jets' second preseason game against the Bengals.

Saunders is a fourth-round draft pick from Oklahoma.

He returned three punts for touchdowns at Oklahoma.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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