With recent injuries and some questions marks surrounding the current running backs on the roster, the New York Jets are looking to add some depth to the position. After bringing in a few eligible candidates for try outs the Jets have signed running back Kahlil Bell.
They also announced that RB John Griffin has been released due to the injury he suffered against the Lions.
The New York Jets have released RB John Griffin with an injury and have signed RB Kahlil Bell and WR Rahsaan Vaughn.
— New York Jets (@nyjets) August 11, 2013
The Former UCLA alumni is listed as 5’11″ 219 lbs. Bell saw limited game action with the bears as a third string Running Back but will be given an opportunity to make a name for himself during the pre season and fight for a roster spot.