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Jaydon Mickens: Let go by New York
The Giants released Mickens on Sunday, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.
Mickens signed a reserve/future contract with the Giants in January after joining their practice squad in December. He managed to record four catches for 41 yards in three preseason games but it wasn't enough to crack into a crowded wide receiver room headlined by Isaiah Hodgins, Darius Slayton and Parris Campbell.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Jaydon Mickens: Remains with New York
Mickens signed a reserve/future contract with the Giants on Sunday, Dan Duggan of The Athletic reports.
Mickens joined the team's practice squad Dec. 14 and never played this season after he appeared in 11 games between the Jaguars and Buccaneers in 2021. The 28-year-old will work to earn an opportunity to carve out a role for himself in 2023.... See More ... See Less
Jaydon Mickens: Signed to Giants' practice squad
Mickens was signed to the Giants' practice squad Wednesday.
Mickens has yet to appear in a game this season after playing in 11 contests with the Jaguars and Buccaneers in 2021, producing two catches for 10 yards while operating mostly on special teams. The 28-year-old will provide New York with an additional depth option at wide receiver moving forward.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Jaydon Mickens: Removed from COVID-19 list
The Jaguars activated Mickens (undisclosed) from the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday.
Mickens was sidelined for the Jaguars' Week 17 blowout loss to the Patriots after landing on the COVID-19 list. He has suited up for five games for Jacksonville since being claimed off Tampa Bay's practice squad, but he's mostly operated on special teams. He's expected to return to his usual return duties during Week 18.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Jaydon Mickens: Placed on COVID list
Mickens (undisclosed) was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday.
It's not clear at this time whether Mickens tested positive for COVID-19. He has suited up in five games for Jacksonville since being claimed off Tampa Bay's practice squad, totaling 10 yards on two catches while working as the return man on kickoffs and punts. If Mickens doesn't return in time to face the Patriots on Sunday, Tavon Austin will likely fill in as the return man on special teams.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Jaydon Mickens: Signs with Jags
Jacksonville has signed Mickens off Tampa Bay's practice squad, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.
Mickens suited up for the Bucs' first six games but never saw any snaps. He has since been on their practice squad. The 27-year-old will now return to the team with which he spent his first three seasons. The Jaguars will presumably use him as a depth receiver and special teams contributor.... See More ... See Less
Jaydon Mickens: Sticks with Tampa Bay
Mickens was signed to the Buccaneers' practice squad Tuesday.
Mickens was released off Tampa Bay's active roster Monday but will stick around the organization on the practice squad. He appeared in five of the first six games of the year and didn't receive a target in 18 offensive snaps.... See More ... See Less
Jaydon Mickens: Time up in Tampa Bay
The Buccaneers released Mickens on Monday, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports.
Mickens appeared in five games with the Buccaneers this season, in which span he regularly contributed in the return game but wasn't targeted. The 27-year-old will look to resurface in the league as an option on special teams.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jaydon Mickens: Limited to returns
Mickens did not log a target in three snaps from scrimmage and returned three punts for 21 yards in the Buccaneers' 28-22 win over the Eagles on Thursday night.
Mickens was solid in his return duties, but even with Scotty Miller (toe) still on injured reserve, he did not have a role in the offense. The 27-year-old does not have a target this season across 18 snaps from scrimmage, but he's accrued 129 kickoff return yards and another 54 on punt runbacks.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jaydon Mickens: Back to full speed
Mickens (abdomen) was a full participant in Thursday's practice.
Mickens was limited Wednesday after missing the team's Week 3 loss to the Rams due to an abdomen injury, but he has apparently been cleared moving forward. The 27-year-old wideout has yet to log an offensive snap, but he does serve as the team's primary kick and punt returner.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jaydon Mickens: Limited participant Wednesday
Mickens (abdomen) logged a limited practice Wednesday.
Mickens was unable to practice at all leading up to the Buccaneers' Week 3 matchup against the Rams, so his presence on the field in any capacity is a step forward. If he's able to suit up in Week 4 against New England, Mickens should return to his role as both the primary punt- and kick-returner for Tampa Bay.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jaydon Mickens: Won't travel with team
Head coach Bruce Arians said Mickens (abdomen) will not travel with the team this weekend, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
As expected, Mickens won't be available for Week 3 after missing back-to-back practices. The 27-year-old return specialist has totaled 116 kick-return yards and 21 punt-return yards through the first two weeks of the season. Jaelon Darden is expected to make his NFL debut against the Rams on Sunday night with Mickens sidelined.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jaydon Mickens: Another missed practice
Mickens (abdomen) did not practice Thursday, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.
Mickens has missed back-to-back sessions due to an abdominal issue, so he only has one more opportunity to upgrade his reps before Sunday's contest in Los Angeles. Jaelon Darden, who was inactive Week 2, could be in line to operate as Tampa Bay's top return man if Mickens misses time.... See More ... See Less
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