The New York Jets Sunday 53 – August 17th Edition

Joe Caporoso with an updated projection of the New York Jets 53 man roster

Every Sunday during training camp we will take an updated guess at the New York Jets 53 man roster and practice squad candidates, apologies for this week’s edition being one day later. Last week’s 53 is right here…

Quarterback (4)

  • Ryan Fitzpatrick
  • Geno Smith
  • Matt Flynn
  • Bryce Petty

Changes: Added Flynn (or other stopgap veteran) until Smith is healthy 

Running Back (4)

  • Chris Ivory
  • Bilal Powell
  • Tommy Bohanon
  • Zac Stacy

Changes: Dropped Daryl Richardson, added Zac Stacy 

Tight End (3)

  • Jeff Cumberland
  • Jace Amaro
  • Kellen Davis

Wide Receiver (6)

  • Eric Decker
  • Brandon Marshall
  • Jeremy Kerley
  • Devin Smith
  • Chris Owusu
  • Quincy Enunwa

Offensive Line (9)

  • D’Brickashaw Ferguson
  • Nick Mangold
  • James Carpenter
  • Breno Giacomini
  • Willie Colon
  • Brian Winters
  • Ben IJalana
  • Jarvis Harrison
  • Dalton Freeman

Changes: Dropped Oday Aboushi, Brent Qvale Dakota Dozier. Added Dalton Freeman.

Defensive Line (6)

  • Muhammad Wilkerson
  • Damon Harrison
  • Leonard Williams
  • Leger Douzable
  • TJ Barnes
  • Ronald Talley

Added Ronald Talley

Linebacker (8)

  • David Harris
  • Demario Davis
  • Quinton Coples
  • Calvin Pace
  • Lorenzo Mauldin
  • Jamari Lattimore
  • Erin Henderson
  • Trevor Reilly

Dropped IK Enemkpali.

Secondary (10)

  • Darrelle Revis
  • Antonio Cromartie
  • Buster Skrine
  • Dexter McDougle
  • Marcus Williams
  • Calvin Pryor
  • Marcus Gilchrist
  • Jaiquawn Jarrett
  • Rontez Miles
  • Darrin Walls

No Changes

Specials (3)

  • Nick Folk
  • Ryan Quigley
  • Tanner Purdum

PUP/Short Term IR 

  • Stevan Ridley
  • Dee Milliner


  • Sheldon Richardson

Practice Squad

  • Shaq Evans
  • Davon Walls
  • Taiwan Jones
  • Deon Simon
  • Dakota Dozier
  • Austin Hill
  • Deion Barnes
  • Durrell Eskridge

Changes: Dropped Keith Evans. Added Dakota Dozier.

Author: Joe Caporoso

Joe Caporoso is the Owner and EIC of Turn On The Jets. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, MMQB and AdWeek. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history. He is the EVP of Content at Whistle Sports