Josh Baker TE TB 11 Months

Buccaneers signed TE/FB Josh Baker.

Baker appeared in 11 games for the Jets in 2011 and caught three passes for 27 yards and one touchdown. Gang Green was said to be high on him heading into 2012 before he suffered a nasty torn ACL in the preseason. Baker sat out 2013.

Josh Baker TE TB Nov 30 '78

Jets waived TE Josh Baker.

Baker, 26, was owed just $555,000 for 2013, but tore his right ACL during the 2012 preseason and fell out of the Jets' plans. He'll likely clear waivers.

Josh Baker TE TB Jun 07 '78

Jets waived/injured TE Josh Baker.

Baker tore his right ACL in Sunday's preseason game. He'll revert to injured reserve provided he clears waivers. An undrafted free agent last season, Baker appeared in 11 games, making three catches for 27 yards. He'll get a shot to make the team next summer.

Josh Baker TE TB Jun 07 '78

Jets TE Josh Baker has suffered at least a torn right ACL, ending his season.

Baker is having an MRI Monday morning which may reveal even more damage. His knee was gruesomely bent the wrong way during a collision with Panthers DB Josh Norman's helmet Sunday night. The Jets will be scouring Monday's cuts for tight end help.

Josh Baker TE TB Jun 07 '78

Jets TE Josh Baker exited the Jets' third preseason game Sunday night with a knee injury.

Baker's injury looked downright nasty. As he tried to catch up with a pass in the front corner of the end zone, a Panthers corner barreled into his knee and bent it the wrong way. The Jets have now lost two tight ends in one half of football as Dustin Keller pulled up lame with a hamstring issue.

Josh Baker TE TB Jul 06 '77

Jets promoted TE Josh Baker from their practice squad.

Per the New York Daily News, the Jets are intrigued with Baker's upside after a six-catch, 75-yard preseason. An undrafted rookie out of Northwest Missouri State, Baker replaces Jeff Cumberland (Achilles' tear) on the roster.

Josh Baker TE TB Jun 14 '77

Jets signed TE Josh Baker to the practice squad.

Amongst the Jets' final cuts on Saturday, Baker caught six passes for 75 yards during the preseason, and acquitted himself well as a blocker. Capable of playing fullback in addition to tight end, his versatility may eventually land him on an active roster.

Josh Baker TE TB Jun 13 '77

Jets waived TE Josh Baker.

Baker showed the ability to play both fullback and tight end, seeing extensive snaps in the preseason finale. The Jets want him on the practice squad.