Category: Transactions

Jets Claim Davis; Release Wilson

Here is a press release from the New York Jets announcing some roster moves. The New York Jets have claimed free agent WR Marcus Davis off waivers from the New York Giants and released WR Antavious Wilson. Davis (WR/6-4/232/Virginia Tech/Virginia Beach, VA) entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Giants (05/10/13), before [...]

Jets Make Roster Moves

The New York Jets made the following announcement regarding roster moves today: Following the conclusion of the Jets' rookie minicamp today, the team announced the signing of four tryout players and the release of three undrafted free agents. The signed tryout players are: ■ DT Lanier Coleman, Louisiana-Lafayette ■ K Brett Maher, Nebraska ■ WR [...]

Jets Waive CB Cliff Harris And DE/OLB Claude Davis After Arrest

The New York Jets waived cornerback Cliff Harris and defensive end/linebacker Claude Davis on Tuesday, April 30th after they were both arrested for marijuana possession on Monday by Morristown, NJ police. Harris an “All-American” at the University of Oregon was dismissed from the Ducks during the 2011 season for undisclosed reasons but marijuana possession along [...]

Jets Release Quarterback Tim Tebow

According to Brian Costello of the New York Post quarterback Tim Tebow has been released from the New York Jets: Source: The jets have released Tim Tebow #NYJ — Brian Costello (@BrianCoz) April 29, 2013   Tebow spent one tumultuous season with the Jets after they acquired him via trade from the Denver Broncos in [...]

Jets Sign Ivory To 3-year Deal: Waszak

According to Dennis Waszak Jr. the Jets have signed newly acquired running back Chris Ivory to a 3-year contract. A person familiar with the situation says the New York Jets and newly acquired running back Chris Ivory have agreed in principle to a three-year, $10 million deal. The deal Saturday comes after the Jets traded [...]

Jets Sign Kicker And Punter

Nick Folk will have to defend his job again as the Jets have signed kicker Derek Dimke who spent time with the Lions in the preseason in 2012. Dimke was considered to be the top kicker available in the draft in 2012 but went undrafted and signed on with the Lions and failed to unseat now retired [...]

Jets Sign OLB Barnes & LS Purdum

The Jets have addressed one of their biggest offseason needs by signing former San Diego Chargers outside linebacker Antwan Barnes: Jets signed OLB Antwan Barnes, formerly of the Chargers. 28-year-old Barnes is a situational defender and special teamer, but he has 14 sacks over the past two seasons and gives the Jets much-needed juice as [...]

DT Antonio Garay Joins Jets

The Jets have continued to make moves during free agency today signing running back Mike Goodson, offensive lineman Willie Colon and now defensive tackle Antonio Garay to a one-year deal: https://twitter.com/AdamSchefter/status/312695384961069056 Garay appeared in eight games having 16 tackles and one sack for the San Diego Chargers during the 2012 season. With the Jets releasing [...]