The New York Jets have signed wide receiver David Clowney to the practice squad and released wide receiver Chris Davis from the practice squad. The announcement was made by Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum.
Clowney (6'0", 188) returns to the Jets after being waived from the active roster Tuesday. He was signed to the active roster on Oct. 3 and was inactive for three games. He was originally selected by Green Bay out of Virginia Tech in the fifth round (157th overall) of the 2007 draft. He was waived by the Packers on Sept. 1, then signed to their practice squad on Sept. 4.
Davis (5'10", 180) was originally signed by the Jets as a rookie free agent on July 26, waived Sept. 1, and signed to the practice squad Sept. 3. He had 62 receptions for 721 yards and four touchdowns and rushed for 175 yards and one score in four seasons at Wake Forest. He spent portions of the last two seasons with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League, tallying nine catches for 83 yards.