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Jets Waive Defensive Lineman Dixon

The Jets have waived defensive lineman Marcus Dixon.  This is the second time this season which Dixon has been released by the team.  He was let go before the season began, was resigned before the first game, and has played in all three games this season recording one tackle.  It is possible the Jets resign [...]

Jets Sign Two to Active Roster; Add One to Practice Squad

As we mentioned yesterday, the New York Jets have made some additional roster moves.  Marcus Dixon was let go and then brought back.  Then the Jets made a change at punter.  Here is the official press release from the Jets which also mentions that LB Ricky Sapp has been released from the practice squad. The [...]

Jets Cut DT Marcus Dixon; Other Roster Moves

It has been reported from ESPN's Rich Cimini that the Jets have cut Marcus Dixon. Dixon was scheduled to make $540,000 in 2012.  The Jets claimed Dixon off waivers from the Cowboys in 2010. The Jets have also released 7th round pick safety Antonio Allen and TE Dedrick Epps. They have also received off waivers, [...]

2012 Training Camp Preview: Defense

By Dennis Agapito and Ron Pickett - (Link Offense) (Link Special Teams) Last year the Jets carried between 24-27 players on defense and they had 6-7 members on the defensive line. Defensive ends rookie Quinton Coples (North Carolina), Mike DeVito, Muhammad Wilkerson along with tackles Marcus Dixon, Kenrick Ellis, and Sione Pouha have all but [...]

News And Notes From Wednesday

Jets reportedly signed 7th round pick WR Jordan White to a 4-year $2.145 million contract.  TE Brian Linthicum (quad), WR Patrick Turner (hamstring), WR Jordan White (foot), DE Marcus Dixon (calf), and S LaRon Landry (Achilles) did not practice on Wednesday. Sanchez misses his starting wide receivers. Safety LaRon Landry is ahead of schedule. Tebow [...]