Jets sign WR Gilyard

Posted Nov. 28, 2012 @ 12:42 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

The Jets signed WR Mardy Gilyard to their active roster on Wednesday, the team announced.

Gilyard, a fourth-round pick by the Rams in 2010, was originally claimed by the Jets off waivers on Sept. 4, 2011 but was waived on Sept. 10. He played in six games this season for the Eagles.

In two NFL seasons, Gilyard has played in 17 games and has six catches for 63 yards. He has returned 16 kickoffs, averaging 22.3 yards, and two punts for 15 yards.

The Jets also signed WR Eddie McGee and OT Dennis Landolt to the practice squad.