HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) _ The New York Jets signed defensive tackle Ryan Wingrove on Thursday and waived four players.

Cut were punter Sean McNicholas, wide receivers Will Glover and Kamau Peterson, and defensive end Kenan Blackmon.

Wingrove, 6-foot-3, 270 from Bowling Green, had 112 tackles, 14 1/2 sacks, one fumble recovery and two forced fumbles in three seasons for the Falcons.