Kyle Williams, Trent Murphy ready to play in Bills’ opener
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills defensive tackle Kyle Williams and defensive end Trent Murphy are cleared to play in Buffalo's season opener at Baltimore on Sunday after both missed extensive time with injuries.
Neither was listed on the team's final injury report Friday, and coach Sean McDermott says both have had a good week of practice. Williams missed two weeks after hurting his right knee against Cleveland. Murphy missed a majority of training camp with a groin injury.
New York Jets free agency capsule
NEW YORK JETS (5-11)
UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: QB Josh McCown; CB Morris Claiborne; C Wesley Johnson, TEs Austin Seferian-Jenkins and Chris Gragg; LBs Demario Davis, Bruce Carter, Julian Stanford, and David Bass; S Terrence Brooks; PK Chandler Catanzaro; DLs Kony Ealy and Ed Stinson; DT Mike Pennel; OLs Jonotthan Harrison, Ben Ijalana and Dakota Dozier.
RESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: WR Quincy Enunwa; S Rontez Miles; OL Brent Qvale; TE Neal Sterling; DL Xavier Cooper.
LB Julian Stanford standing out, hoping to stick with Jets
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Julian Stanford was stunned by what he saw between him and the quarterback.
Nothing at all.
The New York Jets linebacker was unblocked and untouched as he bolted up the middle at full speed and flattened Tennessee's Alex Tanney, sending him flat on his back and into the MetLife Stadium turf.
Jets re-sign Stanford; Marcus Williams signs RFA tender
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have re-signed backup linebacker Julian Stanford, three days after releasing him.
The team also announced Monday that cornerback Marcus Williams has signed his restricted free agent tender, worth $2.75 million.
Jets sign Robinson, promote Wilds, claim Brown from Jaguars
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets signed running back Khiry Robinson, who was waived/injured in September, and promoted running back Brandon Wilds from the practice squad Wednesday.
The team also claimed linebacker Arthur Brown on waivers from Jacksonville, waived/injured linebacker Julian Stanford and signed defensive lineman Claude Pelon to the practice squad.
Jets place Henderson on non-football injury/illness list
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have placed linebacker Erin Henderson on the reserve/non-football injury/illness list and tight end Braedon Bowman on injured reserve, and have promoted linebackers Victor Ochi and Julian Stanford from the practice squad.
Henderson led the Jets in total tackles the last two games, with 11 at Pittsburgh and seven at Arizona. The team didn't announce the nature of Henderson's ailment. He started four games this season.
Jets first-rounder Darron Lee (ankle) out vs. Ravens
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets rookie linebacker Darron Lee will not play against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday because of a sprained ankle.
Lee, the team's first-round draft pick in April, is the Jets' leading tackler with 34. He was hurt during the third quarter of New York's 28-3 loss at Arizona on Monday night.
Coach Todd Bowles has already ruled him out for this week, saying Thursday that he's hoping the injury won't keep Lee sidelined for multiple weeks.
Jets add Seferian-Jenkins after DUI arrest, release by Bucs
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets are giving Austin Seferian-Jenkins a chance to redeem himself off the field and get his NFL career back on track.
The talented but troubled tight end was claimed off waivers Monday from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who cut him last week after he was arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence.