The Jets placed G Brian Winters on injured reserve with an abdominal injury, ending his season, the club confirmed Wednesday. DL Deon Simon was actiavated from the practice squad.
Winters was injured in the second game of the season against the Raiders and missed next week's game against the Dolphins. He played through the injury until he was scratched from New York's game against the Los Angeles Chargers last Sunday.
Winters, who also ended last season in IR, started 13 games at right guard for the Jets, who drafted him in the third round in 2013 out of Kent State.