Category: Transactions

Jets Promote LB Dowtin From Practice Squad

The Jets have called up rookie linebacker Marcus Dowtin from the practice squad to fill the vacant roster spot left by the waiving of fullback John Connor.  Signed as an undrafted free agent on 5/4 Dowtin was released from the team (8/31) during final cuts signing later with the Jets practice squad. Dowtin played three [...]

Terminator Waived

After struggling to make the team in 2012, the Jets have decided to end the experiment and waive fullback John "The Terminator" Conner.  He had made a name for himself in the 2010 edition of Hard Knocks. His knee and hamstring injuries also played a part as the team couldn't afford to keep him on [...]

Jets Bring Back DT Hardison

Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News is reporting that the Jets have brought back DT Matt Hardison to the practice squad. He was previously on the team from June 23rd to August 25th. The Delaware defensive tackle takes the spot which was vacated when S Antonio Allen was signed to the 53 man [...]

Jets Sign DT Muir, Place LB Mauga On IR

Thanks to the Jets DTs dropping like flies leaving Damon Harrison as the only healthy DT, the Jets have signed 5-year veteran defensive tackle Daniel Muir. Muir has 108 career tackles and .5 career sacks in 43 career games with the Packers and Colts. To make room for Muir, the Jets have placed LB Josh [...]

Jets Waive WR Patrick Turner

In order to sign Hilliard, the Jets have had to let WR Patrick Turner go. Turner played in 2 games for the Jets this year and did nothing. Turner had 10 catches for 122 yards and a touchdown in 3 years with the Jets. With this move it is anticipated that Stephen Hill will be [...]

Jets Sign RB Lex Hilliard

In response to yet another injury, the Jets have signed running back/fullback Lex Hillard who was let go by the Patriots on September 19th. Hillard was drafted by the Dolphins in 2008 and has spent time with the Vikings and Patriots. In 40 career games, he had 40 rush attempts for 132 yards and a [...]

Jets Sign CB Aaron Berry For 2 Years

After putting Joe McKnight at corner, the Jets decided to go ahead and sign a guy who actually played the position in the NFL.  Today they signed Aaron Berry to a two year contract, after giving him a tryout on Friday.  He had served a 3 game suspension for a couple of arrests during the [...]