Jets Player Release

Jets begin making final cuts, Babin and Flynn are gone

Admin - September 5, 2015

Today is the day. All NFL teams have to trim their rosters down to 53 players by 4PM ET. The Gang Green will have to cut 22 players today in order to get down to the allowed 53. Check back throughout the day, as we'll be updating the list of released players.

LB Jason Babin, a 12-year veteran, who signed with the Jets last year as a free agent and started in 4 games, is the biggest casualty thus far. QB Matt Flynn has been released as well despite having an impressive preseason game against the Eagles.

Jets players who have been released today:

LB Joe Mays
S Durrell Eskridge
LB/FB Julian Howsare
RB Daryl Richardson
LB Jason Babin
LB Deion Barnes
QB Matt Flynn
DE Jordan Williams
QB Josh Johnson
WR Chris Owusu
WR Walt Powell
OL Wesley Johnson
WR Shaq Evans
TE Wes Saxton
OL Charles Brown
LB Taiwan Jones
CB Keon Lyn
DE Ronald Talley
TE Arthur Lynch

The Jets also placed OG Oday Aboushi and DT Sheldon Richardson on the suspended list. RB Stevan Ridley will start the season on the PUP list.