The New York Jets issued a press release today formally announcing the contract extension for Chris Ivory. They also announced that they signed guard Stephen Peterman and 15 undrafted free agents. The complete list appears below.
The New York Jets have signed RB Chris Ivory to a three-year extension, signed free agent G Stephen Peterman and agreed to terms with 15 undrafted free agents.
Ivory (RB/6-0/222/Tiffin/Longview, TX) was acquired by the Jets in a trade with New Orleans (04/27/13). He entered the NFL with the Saints as an undrafted free agent. In three seasons, Ivory has played in 24 games and has carried 256 times for 1,307 yards (5.1 avg.) with eight touchdowns. In 2012, he appeared in six games with two starts and rushed 40 times for 217 yards (5.4 avg.) and two touchdowns.
Peterman (G/6-4/323/Louisiana State/Waveland, MS) initially joined the NFL as a third-round selection by Dallas in the 2004 draft. Entering his ninth year, he played the last seven seasons with Detroit and has appeared in 90 career games with 86 starts. In 2012, Peterman started all 16 contests, protecting QB Matt Stafford, who finished second in the NFL with 4,967 passing yards.
Undrafted free agents:
Name Pos. Ht. Wt. School Hometown
Davis, Troy LB 6-2 249 Central Florida Lawrenceville, GA
Edwards, Mike DB 5-10 180 Hawaii Cleveland, OH
Freeman, Dalton OL 6-5 285 Clemson Pelion, SC
Gilleo, Trey OL 6-6 280 Northern Arizona Kingman, AZ
Holliday, Roosevelt DL 6-3 297 Eastern Illinois Bolingbrook, IL
McDonough, Jake DL 6-5 280 Iowa State Urbandale, IA
Miles, Rontez S 6-1 210 California (PA) Braddock, PA
Nealy, Spencer DE 6-5 277 Texas A&M San Antonio, TX
Pantale, Chris TE 6-6 255 Boston College Wayne, NJ
Popek, Mark OL 6-7 299 South Florida Plant City, FL
Rogers, Zach WR 6-0 172 Tennessee Nashville, TN
Shanahan, Mike TE 6-5 225 Pittsburgh North Huntingdon, PA
Spadola, Ryan WR 6-3 200 Lehigh Howell, NJ
Stroud, K.J. WR 6-3 205 Bethune-Cookman Brooklyn, NY
Wilson, Antavious WR 6-1 196 Marshall Pahokee, FL