The New York Jets have released CB Andre Dyson and WR Justin McCareins and waived G Adrien Clarke. The announcement was made by Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum.
Dyson, who completed his seventh NFL season, signed with the Jets as an unrestricted free agent on March 30, 2006. He had one interception in nine games in 2007 and totaled five interceptions in two seasons with the Jets.
McCareins, who finished his seventh season in the NFL, was acquired by the Jets from Tennessee Titans on March 5, 2004. Last season he had 19 catches for 232 yards. In four years with the Jets, McCareins totaled 141 receptions for 2,062 yards and seven touchdowns.
Clarke, a three-year veteran, originally signed with the Jets on Jan. 22, 2007, and started 14 games at left guard last season.