WILMINGTON,NC (WWAY) – Defensive end Jay Ross was released by the Green Bay Packers prior to the start of the 2011 NFL regular season. The former New Hanover Wildcat had two workouts for pro teams since his release from the Super Bowl champions. He’s about to have another one. Ross will head to Oakland this weekend in order to have a workout with the NFL Oakland Raiders early next week. Ross played college football at East Carolina. He spent the majority of the 2010 NFL season as a member of the practice squad for the Green Bay Packers.