The New York Jets are interested in signing RB Jay Ajayi

By NFL.com Senior Writer Tania Ganguli New York (AP) New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and the New York City Jets are actively pursuing running back Jay Ajyi, a source with knowledge of the situation told ESPN.com on Thursday.

The Jets and Giants have not had a good relationship for a while.

Ajayid has been linked to several NFL teams, including the Indianapolis Colts, Minnesota Vikings and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and he is reportedly interested in a move to the NFC East.