Jets release WR Santonio Holmes

Updated: March 10, 2014, 6:50 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPN.com

After four turbulent seasons with the New York Jets, wide receiver Santonio Holmes is looking for a new team.

In a long-anticipated move, Holmes was released Monday after a second straight injury-plagued season. His lack of production coupled with a $10.75 million salary-cap charge in 2014 were the primary reasons behind the Jets' decision.

Only five years ago, Holmes was named Super Bowl MVP as a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers.

In a span of 24 hours, the Jets cleared ...

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