Jets to release former Buckeye Nick Mangold after 11 years

New York Jets center Nick Mangold (74) wears an NYPD hat as he waits to go on the field for the start of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

NEW YORK (WCMH) — The New York Jets are releasing two-time All-Pro center Nick Mangold, according to NFL.com.

Mangold was drafted in the first round by the Jets in 2006 after starting for three years for the Buckeyes.

He posted a statement on Twitter:

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