James Burgess
James Burgess
26-Year-Old LinebackerLB
 Free Agent  
Free Agent
2020 Fantasy Outlook
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$Waived by the Jets in September of 2020.
Cut by Jets
LBFree Agent
September 4, 2020
The Jets released Burgess (lower back) on Friday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Burgess started at linebacker in 2019 and averaged 67.2 defensive snaps per game, but he struggled with a knee injury that kept him out of six games. It's a bit surprising that he's being let go since Patrick Onwuasor (knee) is expected to miss the first month of the season while C.J. Mosley opted out. Neville Hewitt and Blake Cashman are expected to be the Jets' starting inside linebackers while Avery Williamson rotates in.
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Suffers injury Monday
LBNew York Jets
Lower Back
August 17, 2020
Burgess suffered a lower-back injury in practice Monday, Brian Costello of the New York Post reports.
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Comes off COVID-19 list
LBNew York Jets
August 13, 2020
The Jets activated Burgess from the reserve/COVID-19 list Thursday, Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports.
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On to COVID-19 list
LBNew York Jets
Illness
August 5, 2020
The Jets placed Burgess (illness) on the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday, Brian Costello of the New York Post reports.
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Re-ups with Jets
LBNew York Jets
March 23, 2020
The Jets and Burgess agreed to a one-year contract Monday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
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Hits free agency
LBFree Agent
March 19, 2020
Burgess is now an unrestricted free agent after the Jets opted not to tender him a contract, Ralph Vacchiano of SportsNet New York reports.
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