New York Jets General Manager Terry Bradway announced today the team has waived fourth year wide receiver and kick returner Craig Yeast.
Yeast, signed with the Jets on October 10, 2001 to help an injury depleted return game. He played in 11 games on special teams as a returner. Yeast finished the season with 13 punt returns for 122 yards (9.4 avg.), with a long of 35 yards and added 29 kickoff returns for 663 yards (22.9 avg.), with a long of 50 yards.
The New York Jets roster now stands at 90 players including seven players in NFL Europe.