Category: Transactions

Folk Wins Kicking Competition as Brown Is Cut

The Jets have made a decision on who will be kicking the ball for the green and white this season.  Incumbent Nick Folk has apparently won the training camp competition over veteran Josh Brown as he was released by the team today: https://twitter.com/BrianCoz/status/240095545237049345 Folk went 19-of-25 in field goal attempts last season, a 76% average, [...]

Jets Cut Seven

The Jets have starting trimming down their roster as they try to get down to 75 players on the roster before Monday's 4 P.M. deadline. The players who were cut were the following: G Terrence Campbell, LS Derek Chard, DT Matt Hardison, WR Dexter Jackson, CB LeQuan Lewis, S Marcus Lott, and WR Raymond Webber.

Jets Release Offensive Linemen Heyer

The Jets made a roster move today as they released OT/OG Stephen Heyer.  A 21 game starter for the Washington Redskins in 2009 and 2010, Heyer played with the Oakland Raiders last season appearing in 12 games, starting two. Heyer was the most experienced back-up offensive linemen on the Jets roster but it looks like [...]

Jets Sign CB LeQuan Lewis

The Jets have announced that they have signed UDFA CB from Arizona State LeQuan Lewis. Lewis was let go by the Raiders on June 22nd and had previously spent time with the Tennessee Titans in 2011. https://twitter.com/nyjets/statuses/235860155122716672

Jets Waive DB Torrance

According to newyorkjets.com the Jets have released DB - Devon Torrence placing him on waivers: The New York Jets have waived cornerback Devon Torrence. The announcement was made by general manager Mike Tannenbaum. Torrence (6'0", 190) joined the Jets as a free agent on Aug. 1. He originally entered the NFL as an undrafted rookie free [...]

Jets Cut Punter Baltz

The Jets have cut punter Travis Baltz who was with the team since January 6th. He had  a 34.5 yard average in 2 punts with a long of 41 in Friday's loss to the Bengals. T.J. Conley is now the only punter on the roster. https://twitter.com/nyjets/statuses/234666264155541504  

Jets Waive RB Griffin, Awarded RB Stewart

The Jets have announced two transactions today, they have waived running back John Griffin and have been awarded running back Jeremy Stewart off of waivers from Philadelphia. [tweet_embed id=233303770954620929] John Griffin is a second year player from UMass and had signed a future contract with the Jets on January 3rd. Jeremy Stewart is a undrafted [...]

Jets Sign WRs Arukewe And Collins

After waiving 3 receivers in the past two days, the Jets have signed two receivers Steve Arukewe and Joe Collins. [tweet_embed id=232977427150823424] Steve Arukewe is an undrafted rookie from Troy who was signed with the Arizona Cardinals until he was waived on August 1st. Joe Collins is a 2nd year undrafted player from Weber State [...]