NY Jets Claim TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins

Former Second-Round Pick Has Seven Career Receiving Touchdowns


The Jets announced Monday that they claimed TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins off of waivers and waived LB Julian Stanford.

Jenkins, a third-year player from Washington, had 45 receptions and seven receiving touchdowns with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers from 2014-16. The 6’5”, 262-pounder, a second-round pick of the Buccaneers in the 2014 draft, appeared in two games this season and totaled three catches for 44 yards and one score.

The 6’1”, 230-pound Stanford appeared in three games this season with the Jets. A Wagner product, Stanford has registered 29 career tackles.