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Jets Release DE John Daka

Defensive End Signed a Reserve/Future Contract on Jan. 12

North Carolina State's Reggie Gallaspy II (25) is tripped by James Madison's John Daka during the first half an NCAA college football game in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

The Jets have released DE John Daka.

Daka signed a reserve/future contract with the Jets Jan 12. He first signed with the Ravens as an undrafted free agent out of James Madison in 2020. Daka, who grew up in Upper Marlboro, MD, finished his career fourth in JMU history with 27.5 sacks. He played 51 games for the Dukes, totaling 137 tackles, 47.5 TFLs, 27.5 sacks, 4 pass defenses, 6 forced fumbles and 1 fumble recovery.

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