The tall New Yorker, who played collegiately at St. Lawrence University, wore number 13 for the Giants between the years 1974 and 1984. During that time he would go to four Pro Bowls and would be named All-Pro twice.
He led the NFL with 104 punts in 1979 for a total of 4,445 yards. He would also lead the NFL in punting yardage with 4,211 in 1980, to go with a league leading 44.8 yards per punt.
Jennings spent three years with the New York Jets after his time with the Giants.
His career marks are:
- 1,154 punts (6th all-time)
- 47,567 punting yards (11th all-time)
- 41.2 yards per punt