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Jets Claim RB & OLB/DE on Waivers

The Jets claimed two players, RB Alex Green and OLB Scott Solomon, on waivers Sunday, according to sources. Green, formally of the Green Bay Packers, was the Packers leading rusher last season. He ran for 464 yards on 135 attempts, an average of 3.4 yards per rush. He was released by the Packers during final […]

Jets Release 22, including QB Greg McElroy

The New York Jets released 22 players on Saturday, including QB Greg McElroy, as they cut the team down to 53 players. The Jets released: QB Greg McElroy, WR Ben Obomanu, WR Mohamed Massaquoi, WR Michael Campbell, WR Zach Rogers, TE Chris Pantale,  OL Erik Cook, OL J.B. Shugarts, OL Jason Smith, DL Junior Aumavae, DL Lanier Coleman, DL […]

Jets Sign QB Graham Harrell

The New York Jets have signed quarterback Graham Harrell, according to a report by Fox Sports’ Alex Marvez. Marvez tweeted, “Former @Packers QB Graham Harrell agreed to contract terms with @NYJets, according to a source. Reporting on Weds.” Harrell was released by the Green Bay Packers, after losing out on the Packers back-up quarterback job […]

Jets Release Edwards, McKnight, Cut Roster to 75

The New York Jets released 15 players on Monday, including RB Joe McKnight, WR Braylon Edwards and G Stephen Peterman. In order to comply with league rules, and cut their roster down to 75 players, the team also released: RB Chad Spann, OL Patrick Ford, OL Trey Gilleo, WR Joe Collins, WR Marcus Rucker, WR […]

Jets Sign Four After Minicamp; Release Three

The Jets have made some changes to their roster after their weekend rookie minicamp. The team announced the signing of free agents DT Lanier Coleman, K Brett Maher, WR Thomas Mayo, and OLB Sean Progar-Jackson. The Jets also released K Derek Dimke, DT Roosevelt Holliday and WR Royce Pollard.

Jets Awarded WR Braylon Edwards Off Waivers

Wide receiver Braylon Edwards, who was released off the Seahawks IR on Monday, was claimed off waivers by the Jets. “It feels great to be going home,” Edwards posted on his Twitter page shortly after the announcement. “Thanks to all of jet nation that continuously supported me and pushed for me. I’m back and it’s […]

Jets Waive RB Kahlil Bell with Edwards Waiting in the Wings

The Jets have waived running back Kahlil Bell, many think it will open the door for the team to pickup WR Braylon Edwards off waivers. Edwards was released from IR by Seattle, be could be able to join the team and be ready to help in Monday night’s game at Tennessee. Edwards caught 88 passes […]

Jets Release Pass Rusher Aaron Maybin

The Jets have released designated pass rusher Aaron Maybin, adding third-year running back Kahlil Bell to the roster. Bell, an undrafted free agent out of UCLA, who has spent time with both the Vikings and Bears, worked out with the Jets today alongside Steve Slaton.