The quarterback negotiated for the number with punter Ryan Quigley, who previously wore No. 1, during workouts and the two came to an agreement.
Seven Jets players — including Bilal Powell and Matt Simms — are volunteering Tuesday to help spackle, sheetrock and paint the damaged St. Rose High School and Convent in Belmar, N.J.
The New York Jets are making a change — at punter. Robert Malone is out just two games into the season and Ryan Quigley is in, the team announced Monday on Twitter.
Running back Joe McKnight and Stephen Peterman were among 14 players released by the Jets on Monday morning.