When it came to cutting their roster down to 75 players, the New York Jets wanted to get a head start.
That cut was due by Tuesday at 4 p.m. ET, but the team started by cutting seven players Saturday to thin the roster down from 88 to 81 players. The Jets cut RB Michael Smith, OL Bruce Campbell, Patrick Ford and Markus Zusevics, LB Steele Divitto, kicker Andrew Furney and punter...
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) The New York Jets reduced their roster to 81 with seven cuts Saturday night.
Released were tackle Bruce Campbell of Maryland, linebacker Steele Divitto of Boston College, offensive linemen Patrick Ford of Eastern Kentucky and Markus Zusevics of Iowa, placekicker Andrew Furney of Washington State, punter Jacob Schum of Buffalo, and running back Michael Smith...
Via AP on Fox
August 23, 2014
The New York Jets announced the release of seven players Saturday night ahead of the deadline for teams to get down to 75 players.
Among the players cut were: OT Bruce Campbell, LB Steele Divitto, OL Patrick Ford, K Andrew Furney, P Jacob Schum, RB Michael Smith and OL Markus Zusevics.
Campbell, 26, is probably the most notable player in this group. He signed with the Jets a few...
In accordance with the fact that the Jets will have to meet a 75-player maximum on Aug. 26th, the team released four players.
RB Michael Smith
OL Bruce Campbell, Patrick Ford, Markus Zusevics
LB Steele Divitto
K Andrew Furney
P Jacob Schum
None of these cuts come with much surprise, but to these players: wishing you the best of luck in your careers!
Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports that the Jets are signing former Buccaneers RB Michael Smith to a contract.
Smith, 25, was a seventh-round pick of the Buccaneers out of Utah State back in 2012, but he was placed on waivers this past may.
Smith appeared in just one game for the team during his rookie season and unfortunately suffered a season-ending injury at...
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