Jets Practice Squad at 15 After Five More Players Added
After adding ten players yesterday, the New York Jets practice squad grew to fifteen players today. The Jets continued bringing in reinforcements from both their own preseason roster as well as a handful from other clubs.
#Jets have signed 5 more players to their practice squad:
– DL Jalyn Holmes
– S Tyreque Jones
– LB Marcelino McCrary-Ball
– OL Jason Poe
– RB Xazavian Valladay
(They have 1 more PS spot available)
— Dennis Waszak Jr. (@DWAZ73) August 31, 2023
Defensive lineman Jalyn Holmes, an Ohio State product who played for the Jets this preseason, gives the Jets a third interior defensive lineman, joining Tanzel Smart and Marquiss Spencer.
@ASUFootball RB Xazavian Valladay hasn't generated much buzz with the draft approaching, but whether he's a day 3 pick or UDFA, the kid has enough traits to be a good NFL back. pic.twitter.com/8Resqm2LMg
— Glenn Naughton (@JetsPicks) April 17, 2023
Meanwhile, safety Tyreque Jones (Titans), LB Marcelino McCray-Ball (49ers), guard Jason Poe (49ers) and running back Xazavian Valladay (Pittsburgh) were all added after being let go by their previous teams.