His release is likely due to his injury. The Jets have a receiving corps filled with Robby Anderson, Jermaine Kearse, Quincy Enunwa, Charone Peake and Andre Roberts, making it a position of relative surplus. None of the aforementioned will singlehandedly change a game, but the group has enough height in Anderson (6-foot-3) and Enunwa (6-foot-2) to weather the loss of the 6-foot-4 Pryor.
Roundup: DE Alex Okafor agrees to restructured deal with Chiefs
Veteran defensive end Alex Okafor, who ended his first season in K.C. with a Super Bowl ring, recently signed a restructured contract that clears over $2 million off the team's cap in 2020, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported Monday, per an informed source.