Jets sign Wingrove, waive four

The Jets signed free agent DT Ryan Wingrove, and waived P Sean McNicholas, WR Kamau Peterson, DE Kenan Blackmon, and WR Will Glover. <BR><BR>

Wingrove, a 6-3 270-pound DT from Bowling Green, recorded 112 tackles, 14.5 sacks, one fumble recovered and two forced fumbles in three seasons for the Falcons. McNicholas, a 6-4, 220-pound P from Edinboro University registered 9,682 yards on 236 punts (41.0 avg.) and a long of 72 yards in his four-year career at Edinboro. Peterson, a 6-0, 195-pound WR signed with the Jets as a free agent on February 4, 2003. Peterson was originally selected as the sixth pick overall by the Calgary Stampeders in the CFL Canadian College Draft in 2001. While in the CFL he recorded 99 catches for 1,396 yards and seven TD's in two seasons as a member of the Calgary Stampeders.

Blackmon, a 6-5, 262-pound DE from Tulane finished as the Green Waves' all-time sack leader with 22.5 and broke the school recorded for career tackles for loss with 50. He also recorded 190 tackles, four FF, one FR, and eight PD while playing in 44 games and making 38 starts.

Glover, a 5-10, 185-pound WR from Georgia Tech signed with the Jets as a rookie free agent on June 3, 2003. He was the fourth-leading receiver in Georgia Tech history with 1122 career receptions and tanks tenth in Rambling Wreck annals in career receiving yards with 1,316 yards.


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