Jets promote Dexter McDougle; Kellen Davis waived/injured
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have promoted cornerback Dexter McDougle from the practice squad and waived/injured tight end Kellen Davis.
The team also announced Saturday that it has signed linebacker Victor Ochi to the practice squad.
McDougle will help replace cornerback Marcus Williams, who's expected to miss a few weeks with a sprained ankle.
Jets’ Mangold doubtful; Clady, Giacomini questionable
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets center Nick Mangold is doubtful to play Sunday at Miami because of a sprained ankle that also sidelined him last weekend.
Mangold, who has missed just five games in his NFL career, will likely be replaced again by Wesley Johnson.
Mangold, Clady, Wilkerson among 7 Jets to sit out practice
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Center Nick Mangold, left tackle Ryan Clady and defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson are among seven New York Jets players to not participate in practice for a second straight day because of injuries.
Mangold missed last week's win at Cleveland with a sprained ankle, as did rookie linebacker Darron Lee. Coach Todd Bowles says "there's hope, but it's slim hope" that the two could play Sunday at Miami.
Clady is dealing with an ailing shoulder, while Wilkerson has a sore ankle.
Jets sign TE Braedon Bowman to active roster
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have signed tight end Braedon Bowman to their active roster, promoting him from the practice squad.
Bowman was claimed off waivers from Jacksonville on Sept. 4 and inactive for the Jets in the season opener. He was waived on Sept. 13 and then re-signed to the practice squad six days later.
Jets waive TE Parker after failed physical, sign S Allen
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets waived tight end Brian Parker on Tuesday after he failed his physical and signed safety Antonio Allen.
Parker was acquired on waivers from Kansas City on Sunday. The Jets now have three tight ends on their roster: Kellen Davis, Brandon Bostick and Braeden Bowman.
Jets claim 4 off waivers; cut Robinson, McDougle
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets are heading into the first week of the regular season with four tight ends, four quarterbacks — and a handful of new faces.
A day after setting its initial 53-man roster, the team claimed four players off waivers on Sunday, including tight ends Braedon Bowman from Jacksonville and Brian Parker from Kansas City, running back Troymaine Pope from Seattle and cornerback Darryl Roberts from New England.