Today’s announcement by the Jets has confirmed the earlier report that the Jets have indeed signed WR Thomas Mayo. They have also announced the signings of DT Junior Aumavae and DB Eric Crocker. Here’s the press release information on all 3 players:
Aumavae (6’2″, 310/Minnesota State/Palmer, AK) entered the NFL as a free agent with Dallas on April 20 last year and was waived prior to the Cowboys’ training camp. He spent time with the Tampa Bay Storm of the AFL as well as the Green Bay Blizzard and the Fairbank Grizzlies of the Indoor Football League.
Crocker (6’2″, 195/Arkansas-Monticello/Stockton, CA) enters the NFL as a free agent after spending the 2012 season with the San Antonio Talons of the AFL, for whom he registered 70.5 tackles, two forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries, 13 passes defensed and three interceptions.
Mayo (6’2″, 205/California (PA)/Reston, VA) entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with Oakland last May 4 and participated in the Raiders’ training camp before being waived Aug. 27. He spent time with the Chicago Rush of the AFL during the 2012 season.
Just as a bonus I found their AFL & IFL stats (via ArenaFan.com & goifl.com):
Junior Aumavae – AFL – 0 games, 0 tackles, 0 sacks, IFL – 38 tackles(29 solo, 9 assisted), 2.5 sacks and 2 passes defended in 14 games for the Blizzard
Eric Crocker – 60 tackles, 21 assists, 13 passes blocked, two forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries, three interceptions for 35 yards in 17 games in 2012
Thomas Mayo – 0 games 0 catches 0 yards