New York Jets release star wide receiver Brandon Marshall

The New York Jets are releasing star wide receiver Brandon Marshall, according to published reports.



Marshall is the latest Jet to be released from the team, behind cornerback Darrelle Revis and offensive lineman Nick Mangold.



Marshall asked to be cut from the team, according to a report in Newsday, so that he could "find a better fit with a new organization."



Marshall's release will save the Jets over $7 million in salary-cap space, Newsday reports.


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