Leon playin games

By Marc A. Greenberg

The Jets opened their offseason strength and conditioning program yesterday and found one player missing.

Running back Leon Washington.

According to Washington’s agent, Alvin Keels, he has not signed his offer sheet because he wants to wait until later in free agency to give himself more time to rehab the leg and make himself more attractive to potential suitors.

“Leon Washington will not sign his tender at this time,” Keels wrote on his Twitter account yesterday. “He will continue to rehab while weighing his options as a restricted free agent.”

Ryan, in a radio interview yesterday, called Washington’s decision to skip the program and not to sign the tender “unfortunate.”

On a good note, Receiver Braylon Edwards, having signed his $6.1 million restricted free agent offer sheet, and who in recent years with the Browns worked out on his own away from the team facility, showed up .