Getting back on the field

A.J. Edds, a former star at Greenwood Community High School, has signed a free agent contract with the New York Jets.

Edds, a 6-foot-4, 256-pound linebacker who most recently played for the Indianapolis Colts in 2012, signed last week at the conclusion of the Jets’ rookie mini camp.

A fourth-round draft pick by the Miami Dolphins in 2010, Edds, 26, missed his entire rookie season after tearing an anterior cruciate ligament in training camp.

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