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Jets sign FAs Aumavae, Crocker and Mayo
The Jets officially announced the free-agent signings of DT Junior Aumavae, DB Eric Crocker and WR Thomas Mayo. All three have Arena Football League experience.
Aumavae (6-2/310/Minnesota State/Palmer, AK) entered the NFL as a free agent with Dallas (04/20/12) and was waived prior to training camp (07/20/12). He spent time with the Tampa Bay Storm of the AFL as well as the Green Bay Blizzard and the Fairbank Grizzlies of the Indoor Football League (IFL).
Crocker (6-2/195/Arkansas-Monticello/Stockton, CA) enters the NFL as a free agent after spending the 2012 season with the San Antonio Talons of the AFL where he registered 70.5 tackles, two forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries, 13 passes defensed and three interceptions.
Mayo (WR/6-2/205/California (PA)/Reston, VA) entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Oakland Raiders (05/04/12) and participated in their training camp before being waived (08/27/12). He spent time with the Chicago Rush of the AFL during the 2012 season.