Signed: Ivory, Peterman; Agreed: 15 UDFAs

Posted Apr 29, 2013

The New York Jets have signed running back Chris Ivory to a three-year extension, have signed free agent guard Stephen Peterman, and have agreed to terms with 15 undrafted free agents.

Ivory (6'0", 222 / Tiffin / Longview, TX) was acquired by the Jets in a trade with New Orleans on Friday. He entered the NFL with the Saints as an undrafted free agent. In three seasons, he has played in 24 games and has carried 256 times for 1,307 yards (5.1 avg.) with eight touchdowns. In 2012 Ivory appeared in six games with two starts and rushed 40 times for 217 yards (5.4 avg.) and two touchdowns.

Peterman (6'4", 323 / Louisiana State / Waveland, MS) joined the NFL as a third-round selection by Dallas in the 2004 draft. Entering his ninth year, he played the last seven seasons with Detroit and has appeared in 90 career games with 86 starts. In 2012 he started all 16 contests and helped to protect QB Matt Stafford, who finished second in the NFL with 4,967 passing yards.

Here are the Jets' undrafted free agents:

Player Pos Ht Wt College
Davis, Troy LB 6'2" 249 Central Florida
Edwards, Mike DB 5'10" 180 Hawai‘i
Freeman, Dalton OL 6'5" 285 Clemson
Gilleo, Trey OL 6'6" 280 Northern Arizona
Holliday, Roosevelt DL 6'3" 297 Eastern Illinois
McDonough, Jake DL 6'5" 280 Iowa State
Miles, Rontez S 6'1" 210 California (PA)
Nealy, Spencer DE 6'5" 277 Texas A&M
Pantale, Chris TE 6'6" 255 Boston College
Popek, Mark OL 6'7" 299 South Florida
Rogers, Zach WR 6'0" 172 Tennessee
Shanahan, Mike TE 6'5" 225 Pittsburgh
Spadola, Ryan WR 6'3" 200 Lehigh
Stroud, K.J. WR 6'3" 205 Bethune-Cookman
Wilson, Antavious WR 6'1" 196 Marshall