Josh Baker ended up on the roster as a result of Jeff Cumberland's injury. The undrafted free agent from Northwest Missouri State made enough of an impact in preseason to stick on the practice squad early in the year before Cumberland's injury earned him a promotion.
Baker was an unsung guy in his time with the Jets. He served as a second fullback and third tight end and also got work on special teams. At 244 pounds, he is small for a tight end. He is more of an h-back, in short essentially a hybrid of the tight end and fullback