NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Chris Ivory has reportedly jetted his way to Jacksonville.
NFL.com reports the former New York Jets running back will sign with the Jaguars when free agency kicks off Wednesday.READ MORE: New York Weather: CBS2’s 12/2 Thursday Morning Forecast
According to Ian Rapoport, Ivory’s deal is believed to be more than $6 million per year.
Rapoport also reports the Jags are releasing running back Toby Gerhart to make room for Ivory.READ MORE: Kreider, Shesterkin Lead Rangers To Win Over Flyers
Ivory is coming off his best season with the Jets, rushing for 1,070 yards and seven touchdowns.
Over three seasons with New York, Ivory amassed 2,724 yards and 18 total touchdowns.MORE NEWS: First U.S. Case Of Omicron Variant Detected In California
The Jets current running backs now are Bilal Powell and Stevan Ridley.