The New York Jets have waived wide receivers Scotty McKnight and DaMarcus Ganaway. The announcement was made by general manager Mike Tannenbaum.
McKnight (5'11", 182) was originally drafted in the seventh round (227th overall) by the Jets in 2011. He spent training camp with the club before being waived and joining the practice squad on Sept. 20. He suffered an ACL injury in practice and was placed on Practice Squad Injured Reserve on Nov. 1. McKnight rejoined the Jets when he signed a reserve future contract on March 27.
Ganaway (6'2", 185) was signed to a reserve future contract with the Jets on Jan. 17. He started 34 of 40 games at Kentucky Wesleyan and finished his college career with 214 receptions for 2,653 yards and 22 touchdowns. He did not play football in 2011.