Jets plan to release WR Denzel Mims, per reports: Why New York’s making the move
The Jets plan to waive or trade wide receiver Denzel Mims, according to multiple reports. The New York Post first reported the news. Here’s what you need to know:
The Jets have reportedly excused Mims from reporting to training camp.
Mims will end his Jets career without scoring a touchdown, getting 42 catches for 676 yards in 30 games.
Mims requested a trade last year and the Jets did not grant his wish.
The Athletic’s instant analysis
Ultimately, Mims was never a good fit once the Jets changed coaching staffs from Adam Gase to Robert Saleh. Mims was a combine star in 2020, running…