Found September 03, 2012 on MyTeamRivals.com:
On Friday all NFL teams were required to cut down their rosters to the 53 player limit, and the Jets cut 22 players, notably three 2012 NFL Draft picks. After 12 noon Saturday the New York Jets decided to scour through the waiver wire for players they believed would help round out the roster more completely. Three new faces have joined the team: Isaako Aaitui, Clyde Gates and Konrad Reuland. We can see the connection that Tony Sparano has to his former team, the Miami Dolphins, because they Jets made claims on defensive tackle Isaako Aaitui and wide receiver/kick returner Clyde Gates, both late of Miami. They also claimed tight end Konrad Reuland formerly with San Francisco. The first reports on these moves were by Rich Cimini at ESPN New York. Since three players were added, three more had to be cut/waived to make room, and they were: defensive end Marcus Dixon, safety Antonio Allen, and tight end Dedrick Epps. The Jets also lost running back Terrence Ganaway, who was claimed by th...
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