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Digest: Navy graduate Chris Swain released by N.Y. Jets

Digest: Navy graduate Chris Swain released by N.Y. Jets

Former Navy fullback Chis Swain was released Thursday by the New York Jets. Swain, who scored 20 touchdowns during his career as a Midshipman, was signed as an undrafted free agent by the San Diego Chargers last May and played most of last season on the practice squad. He was signed by the Jets after he was released by the Chargers in the offseason. Swain's release was part of a series of moves by the Jets, who released veteran safety Marcus Gilchrist and cornerback Nick Marshall, who was suspended for the first four games of the season for violating the league's policy on performance enhancers. The Jets also announced they have re-signed...

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