Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/3/12
The New York Jets have moved quickly to replace wide receiver Santonio Holmes, who is likely out for the season with a foot injury. Jason Hill is expected to sign with the team by the end of Wednesday, according to multiple reports. Hill has played for the Jacksonville Jaguars and San Francisco 49ers, was cut by the Denver Broncos at the end of training camp. He caught 25 passes for 367 yards and three touchdowns with the Jags last season. Hill should be familiar to Jets fans for his trash-talking of Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis in advance a Sept. 18, 2011 game between the Jaguars and Jets. "This is a league full of great players," Hill told the Florida Times-Union, at the time. "I think sometimes they get overhyped. I talked to Drew (Coleman), Drew played there. He says it's just the aura of New York. They got a big media. That's not the Jacksonville paper, that's the big New York Times paper so they get more pub. That's what it is. "He's been playing the game, Revis, just as long as I've been playing. This is a game full of good players making plays. He just made a lot more plays on TV than we've made being here in Jacksonville." Hill ended up sitting out a 32-3 Jets win.
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