Jets Player Release

  • Jets waive Luke Falk

    QB Luke Falk, who started the last two game for the Jets, has been waived earlier today. It's quite a surprise, considering that the Gang Green only have QB David Fales to back up Sam Darnold against the Cowboys tomorrow. Falk completed 47 of 73 passes for 416 yards with no touchdowns and three interceptions…

    October 12, 2019

  • Jets release Wilkerson, Forte retires

    The Jets have finally parted ways with DE Muhammad Wilkerson whose play rapidly deteriorated after cashing in on a big contract two years ago. By the end of last season Wilkerson's work ethic went down as much as his on-field performance, as the former Pro Bowler was benched for the final three games due to…

    February 28, 2018

  • Jets release Eric Decker and David Harris

    The Jets continued purging their expensive veterans today, as they cut MLB David Harris and WR Eric Decker. Harris' departure is quite a surprise considering that he's been the cornerstone of the Jets defense for 10 seasons. His cap figure of $6.5M, however, along with the Gang Green's direction of getting younger have made him…

    June 6, 2017

  • Jets part ways with Revis

    Yesterday the New York Jets announced that they planned to release CB Darrelle Revis, arguably the best cornerback the Gang Green ever had and the best corner in the league back in his prime. This was truly a no brainer move by the Jets, as Revis' play has dramatically declined in recent years. The player,…

    March 1, 2017

  • Jets release Mangold

    It's truly the end of an era. The New York Jets released C Nick Mangold earlier today, putting an end to his 11-year career with the Gang Green. Mangold, 33, was drafted in the 1st round of the 2006 draft at #29 overall, and later arguably became the best center in the league for a…

    February 25, 2017

  • DBrick abruptly retires, leaves huge hole on left side

    LT D'Brickashaw Ferguson announced that he's going to retire from the NFL after 10 seasons. Ferguson, 32, never missed a game in his entire career, never missed a practice and never appeared on the injury report. According to various reports, Ferguson just felt that he could no longer perform at his usual Pro Bowl level.…

    April 8, 2016

  • Jets cut Cromartie and his future looks bleak

    CB Antonio Cromartie's reunion with the Jets did not last long, as the Gang Green cut the 10-year veteran just one year into his 4-yar $32M contract. Cromartie, 31, failed to produce last season, finishing the year with no interceptions at all for the first time since his rookie year. He was going to count…

    February 22, 2016

  • Jets begin making final cuts, Babin and Flynn are gone

    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,…

    September 5, 2015

  • Jets begin making cuts

    The New York Jets released 12 players earlier today, as they began trimming down their roster before Tuesday's mandatory cutdown to 75 players. Right now the Gang Green has 78 players on their roster. Today's casualties included five wide receivers: WR TJ Graham, WR/KR Saalim Hakim, WR Austin Hill, WR DeVier Posey and WR Jonathon…

    August 30, 2015

  • Jets cut Dimitri Patterson

    In a rather expected move the New York Jets cut CB Dimitri Patterson who was recently suspended by the team for going AWOL for 48 hours. Patterson, 31, was signed by the Gang Green as a free agent earlier this year. He played in the first two preseason games but then disappeared before the game…

    August 30, 2014

  • Jets part ways with Stephen Hill, rookie Tajh Boyd

    Well, there you have it - WR Stephen Hill, a former second round draft pick, has been released by the New York Jets. Hill, 23, was drafted by the Jets in 2012 and has been steadily declining after catching two touchdown passes in his first NFL game. While possessing an impressive combo of size and…

    August 30, 2014

  • Jets release 7 players, Geno Smith named starter

    The New York Jets released seven players, as they began trimming their roster down to the league's 75-player limit. The Gang Green released two kickers, PK Andrew Furney and PK Jacob Schum, leaving PK Nick Folk as the only kicker on the roster. RB Michael Smith, OL Bruce Campbell, OL Patrick Ford, and OL Markus…

    August 24, 2014

  • Jets cut Mark Sanchez, sign Michael Vick

    The Mark Sanchez era ended today as the Gang Green finally parted ways with their first round bust whom they drafted at #5 overall in 2009. Former #1 overall, QB Michael Vick, was signed to a 1-year deal to compete with QB Geno Smith for the starting spot. Sanchez was due a $2M roster bonus…

    March 21, 2014

  • Jets part ways with Santonio Holmes

    The New York Jets created even more cap space today, as they released WR Santonio Holmes. Holmes was going to make $10.75M this season and the Jets saved $8.25M by letting him go. The Jets acquired Holmes, a former Super Bowl MVP, in 2010 in exchange for a 5th round draft pick. Holmes had a…

    March 10, 2014

  • Jets release Cromartie

    The New York Jets have released CB Antonio Cromartie who had a $5M roster bonus due in the coming days. This move gave the Gang Green an additional $9.5M of salary cap space, putting them around $31M under the cap. According to various sources, the Jets have already reached out to CB Alterraun Verner of…

    March 9, 2014

  • Jets make final cuts

    The New York Jets have trimmed their roster down to 53 players, as they released 22 players to make today's roster cutdown deadline. QB Greg McElroy, a former 7th round draft pick who started one game last season, was the biggest name on the list. The Jets chose to keep four quarterbacks on the roster,…

    August 31, 2013

  • Jets trim roster down to 75 by cutting Braylon Edwards

    After releasing 14 players earlier today, the New York Jets have added another name to the list. WR Braylon Edwards, who has had three stints with the Gang Green, was released as well. This move got the Jets to exactly 75 players, the limit every team must reach by tomorrow at 4 p.m. ET. Many…

    August 26, 2013

  • Jets cut McKnight among others

    The New York Jets released 14 players today as they began the process of reducing their active roster to 75 players by the NFL's Tuesday 4 p.m. ET deadline. The biggest name on the list is RB/KR Joe McKnight, the team's fourth round pick in 2010. Veterans OG Stephen Peterman, who practiced with the starters…

    August 26, 2013

  • Jets release Tebow

    So, it finally happened, the New York Jets released QB Tim Tebow on Monday morning. The move has been expected since the end of last season, but the selection of QB Geno Smith in the second round of this year's Draft pretty much forced the issue. The Jets now have four quarterbacks to compete for…

    April 29, 2013

  • Jets release Pouha, Revis trade is imminent

    The New York Jets released NT Sione Pouha this morning, clearing up an additional $3.83M of salary cap space. Pouha, who signed a 3-year deal before the 2012 season, was due to have his $4.9M base salary become fully guaranteed on March 15. This move most likely means that the Jets are going to re-sign…

    March 12, 2013