Jets cut David Nelson to create spot for Percy Harvin

The New York Jets cut wide receiver David Nelson to create a roster spot for newly-acquired wide receiver Percy Harvin.

Harvin was acquired via a trade on Friday.

Nelson was a starter.

He caught one pass for 11 yards against the New England Patriots on Thursday.

For the season, he has eight catches for 65 yards.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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