(born March 3, 1984) is an American football wide receiver for the New York Jets of the National Football League.He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first round of the 2006 NFL Draft after playing college football at Ohio State. Holmes attended Glades Central High School in Belle Glade, Florida.
A favorite deep sleeper of both Rookie Scouting Portfolio's Matt Waldman and NFL.com's Lance Zierlein, Bercovici has an outside chance to develop into a No. Kinne transitioned from quarterback to wide receiver this offseason in an effort to make the final roster.
Along with Kinne, Philadelphia cut CB Marc Anthony, S Brandan Bishop, C Mike Coccia, T Kevin Graf, DE Alfy Hill, WR Mike Johnson, OLB Dasman Mc Cullum, WR Josh Reese, DE Jeremy Towns, TE Justin Tukes and OL Jared Wheeler.
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Holmes didn't sign until mid-August last year and is in danger of falling out of the league. Jenkins sidelined, the Chiefs are down to just four healthy receivers.
Holmes was released by the Bears earlier this week and went unclaimed on waivers. 30-year-old Holmes struggled when on the field this season, but could provide a veteran option behind Dwayne Bowe.Bercovici (6'1/206) made 16 starts for the Sun Devils, completing 60.5 percent of his career throws with a 7.4 YPA and TD-to-INT ratio.While not particularly big or athletic, Bercovici flashes powerful arm strength and functional pocket mobility.Santonio graduated from Glades Central High School in 2002 with a 3.4 GPA.Holmes attended Ohio State University where he was red shirted when Ohio State University won the 2002 National Championship.It likely means WR Marquess Wilson (collarbone) will be activated from I. And Chris Williams has punt-return duties locked up, leaving Holmes useless as a receiver who doesn't play special teams. He was on the streets until mid-August before the Bears scooped him up.