Jets TE Seferian-Jenkins Suspended 2 Games For Substance Abuse Violation

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork)The Jets will be without their best tight end for the first two games of next season.

The Jets announced Wednesday that the NFL has suspended Austin Seferian-Jenkins for violating its substance abuse policy.

Seferian-Jenkins, 24, will be eligible to participate in all offseason and preseason practices and games.

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The Jets did not release any other details. Seferian-Jenkins was waived by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after being charged with driving under the influence in Florida, his second such offense.

New York claimed Seferian-Jenkins off waivers. He played in seven games, catching 10 passes for 110 yards with no touchdowns.

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