March 9, 2009 -- The New York Jets have re-signed unrestricted free agent K Jay Feely. The announcement was made by Jets General Manager Mike Tannenbaum.
Feely (5-10, 205/Michigan/Tampa, FL) signed with the Jets during the 2008 season on Sept. 10 following a leg injury to kicker Mike Nugent. He finished the season with 111 points, while connecting on 24-of-28 field goals and all 39 extra points. Additionally, he connected on both attempts of more than 50 yards (52 and 55) and was four-of-five on kicks from 40-49 yards.
A career 81.4% kicker, Feely has scored 891 points on 201-of-247 field goals and 288-of-290 extra points. An eight-year veteran who has produced five seasons with 100 or more points, he has also played with Atlanta (2001-04), the New York Giants (2005-06) and Miami (2007).