Jets activate Max Mitchell off injured reserve to bolster offensive line

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The Jets activated rookie tackle Max Mitchell disconnected of injured reserve connected Saturday and helium is present successful enactment to play Sunday against the Bears.

Jets violative  tackle Max Mitchell is expected to instrumentality    Sunday against the Bears.Jets violative tackle Max Mitchell is expected to instrumentality Sunday against the Bears.Bill Kostroun/New York Post

Mitchell, a fourth-round draught prime retired of Louisiana, started the archetypal 4 games of the play astatine close tackle. He injured his genu against the Steelers connected Oct. 2 and has been connected injured reserve since. He began practicing again past week and present is acceptable to play.

With Mitchell healthy, helium could commencement again astatine close tackle implicit Cedric Ogbuehi, who has been the starter determination the past 3 games.

The Jets besides elevated LB Chazz Surratt and DL Tanzel Smart for Sunday’s game.