HEMPSTEAD, N.Y., March 8 (UPI) -- Wide receiver Curtis Conway, an 11-year NFL veteran, was released Monday by the New York Jets.
Conway, 33, was cut three days after the Jets acquired speedy 25-year-old receiver Justin McCareins from the Tennessee Titans.
Conway joined the team last season as a free agent.
Previously he played for the Chicago Bears, who drafted him in 1993, and San Diego Chargers.
Conway has 556 receptions for 7,827 yards and 49 touchdowns in his NFL career, including 46 catches for 640 yards and two touchdowns for the Jets last season.