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The Jets have agreed to terms with free-agent wide receiver Chaz Schilens, giving New York a big and speedy target.
They also have signed backup quarterback Drew Stanton to a $1.25 million, one-year contract Friday.
The 6-foot-4 Schilens spent the last four seasons with the Oakland Raiders after being a seventh-round draft pick out of San Diego State in 2008. He has 72 catches for 902 yards and seven touchdowns, but has dealt with a few injuries that limited him to 13 games from 2009-10 before playing in 15 last season.
Schilens' position coach in Oakland the last three years was Sanjay Lal, who's now serving in the same role with the Jets.
Stanton spent his first five seasons with Detroit, primarily as a backup.
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