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N.Y. Jets claim DE Ricky Foley

Looks like former CFL star Ricky Foley, released by the Seattle Seahawks on Monday, found a soft landing in the Big Apple. Foley's agent, Paul Sheehy announced that Foley has been picked up by the New York Jets.

A focus of the NFL Network's "On the Fringe" segment, Foley now finds himself a part of HBO's "Hard Knocks."

Foley had worked out for New York Jets in April. He'll likely play outside backer in the Jets' 3-4 scheme. New York also had injury issues, with outside linebacker Calvin Pace suffering a foot injury