Can confirm Jets have released TE Jeff Cumberland.
NFL.com "We fully expect the New York Jets to attack the open market next week in a hunt for offensive playmakers. Before they do, Gang Green is looking to lock up one of its own. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reported Friday that the team is in "serious negotiations" with tight end Jeff..." March 07
Cumberland expects to play Sunday. Said he dealt w/ typical concussion symptoms: light headaches, feeling 'in a fog' and 'gloomy' #jets
I'm told that Jets TE Jeff Cumberland, who suffered a concussion vs Bengals, won't play vs Saints on Sunday. #nyj
Jets' Jeff Cumberland suffered concussion yesterday, per source. Mild one. Definitive status this wk unknown, but will likely play v Saints
Jets practice: TE Jeff Cumberland (hamstring) walks off to rehab area. Looks like no practice for second straight day. #Jets
New York Post "That was quite a roller coaster the Jets forced Jeff Cumberland to ride this offseason. The former undrafted free agent thought he had been handed the starting job at tight end when the team allowed Dustin Keller to leave in free agency but the good feelings for Cumberland only lasted until..." August 07
Gang Green Nation "Dustin Keller's injury issues pressed Jeff Cumberland into bigger duty than the team originally planned. In what amounted to his first full season in the NFL, Cumberland had 29 catches for 359 yards, and 3 touchdowns. His most memorable plays were probably the ones that took place during the..." February 12