Reaction to Miami Dolphins trading Jarvis Landry: ‘Your job’s on the line’

Jarvis Landry and the fire he brought to the Dolphins are headed out of town. (Andres Leiva/The Post)

Jarvis Landry is gone. Jay Ajayi has been gone. And Channing Crowder has a message for those responsible:

“They better have a play for this jettison,” said Crowder, a former Dolphins linebacker and current host on Miami’s WQAM-560AM.

Crowder was referring to the Dolphins’ braintrust of Mike Tannenbaum, Chris Grier and Adam Gase.

“They’re pulling the trigger, they’re making the decisions and they’re going all-in on something because that’s your best running back and your best wide receiver,” Crowder said. “My thought is they better have a play for this jettison of what they just did.”

This jettison represents two of the team’s most recent MVPs.

“It’s a lot to replace,” Crowder said. “So if they feel as if they can do it, go for it, big man. But your job’s on the line.”

Crowder said the decision to trade Landry to Cleveland for two draft picks and cap relief has a polarizing effect on callers to his show.

“On the radio, people are split,” he said. “Half the people are like, ‘Jarvis Landry isn’t Antonio Brown, not Julio Jones. He’s not that good. Why would you pay him like those guys?’ Other people are like, ‘He’s better than them. He just plays with a quarterback that’s inferior to Matt Ryan and (Ben Roethlisberger).’ ”

Former Dolphins receiver O.J. McDuffie, another standout possession receiver in Dolphins history, sees the loss in terms of more than just yards and first downs.

“Shocking, man, shocking,” McDuffie said. “We’re going to miss Juice. He brought a lot of energy to this team and it’s going to be interesting how they replace him. You’ve got to replace that energy and that activity.

“But I trust Gase, I trust Grier, I trust Tannenbaum.”

Dolphins guard Jermon Bushrod also stressed Landry’s passion.

“Great player, man,” Bushrod said. “He’s a tough player. He leaves it out there on the field. I’m excited about his future, though. At the end of the day it didn’t work out here and sometimes you’ve got to take your feelings out of it and realize that this is a business and once one door closes, another door opens.

“So I hope that he can go and do his best to bring that passion that he had down here, up there and help the organization out.”

Offensive tackle Sam Young called Landry “a tremendous teammate,” adding he “did a lot for the team.”

It’ll take almost a year before Crowder will have his final verdict on the latest trade.

“If you move all these people and you had this plan and you’re the 28th offense in the league, you (bleeped) up,” Crowder said. “That’s how I decide on it.”

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