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New York Jets 2014 NFL Draft Profiles: Linebackers and Offensive Line
May 5th, 2014 at 11:55 AM
In this final part of our 2014 NFL Draft player preview series we focus in on two positions that the New York Jets still have needs within, but are not as critical as those we have already profiled. With Calvin Pace aging on the outside and several reserve offensive lineman...

New York Jets Lose Austin Howard to Oakland Raiders, Pursue Breno Giacomini, Zach Strief
March 12th, 2014 at 7:03 AM
The New York Jets didn't make any real noise on the first day of free agency, though that seems to be a temporary lull preceding what is expected to be a very busy NFL Free Agency period for the team. The Jets did lose out on a player yesterday, as...

New York Jets Rookie, Oday Aboushi, Defends Reputation Against Frontpage Magazine Allegations
July 12th, 2013 at 9:04 PM
New York Jets rookie offensive tackle Oday Aboushi defended himself in an interview with the New York Post, dismissing allegations from Frontpage Mag that he is anti-Semitic and supports Islamic Extremists. Selected in the fifth round of the 2013 NFL Draft in late April, not even a month later Frontpage...

New York Jets Offensive Tackle Oday Aboushi Targeted by Frontpage Mag
May 21st, 2013 at 8:45 AM
A recent post by Frontpage Mag has targeted New York Jets offensive tackle and 2013 NFL Draft selection Oday Aboushi.  Aboushi is accused of leading a double life and supporting terrorism, while the Jets are urged to cut their losses and rid themselves of the young offensive tackle. Of course,...

New York Jets and D’Brickashaw Ferguson Agree to Restructure Contract
April 26th, 2013 at 6:07 PM
The New York Jets and D'Brickashaw Ferguson have agreed to restructure the left tackle's contract, lowering his salary cap hit for 2013 by $5.1 million. D'Brickashaw Ferguson agreed to restructure his contract just last offseason. All but $840,000 of Ferguson's anticipated base salary for this season was converted to a...

New York Jets 2013 NFL Draft: Spotlight on Offensive Linemen
April 10th, 2013 at 9:30 PM
As the 2013 NFL Draft rapidly approaches the New York Jets should be looking to add a guard in the first few rounds to fill another need. Willie Colon was brought in, while Matt Slauson left and joined the Bears, with Brandon Moore still being available on the free agent...

New York Jets Sign Willie Colon
March 15th, 2013 at 4:11 PM
The New York Jets signed offensive lineman Willie Colon, recently released by the Pittsburgh Steelers. Willie Colon played tackle for the Steelers from 2006-2011, moving inside to guard for the 2012 season. It's unclear whether the Jets are planning on him playing inside or outside, but they will be expecting...

Dave DeGuglielmo Fired as New York Jets Offensive Line Coach
January 24th, 2013 at 4:02 PM
The New York Jets seemed to be ready to move forward with their coaching staff, plus the official introduction of John Idzik as general manager, but it has been reported that offensive line coach Dave DeGuglielmo has been fired. Dave DeGuglielmo followed the Tony Sparano train to the Jets and...

Positives from the New York Jets’ TD-Less Preseason
August 30th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
The New York Jets have gotten plenty of attention this preseason, but none of it has been particularly positive. Everybody has heard about the team's struggles to reach the endzone in their first three fake games, which came off the heels of an ESPN love fest at training camp in...

New York Jets Trade Wayne Hunter to St. Louis Rams for Jason Smith
August 27th, 2012 at 10:10 PM
Despite that Austin Howard acquitted himself very well at right tackle Sunday night versus the Carolina Panthers, the New York Jets are apparently still looking to add another tackle for depth along the line. The Jets are looking to trade Wayne Hunter to the St. Louis Rams for the number...

New York Jets’ Wayne Hunter Loses Starting Job to Austin Howard
August 23rd, 2012 at 11:29 AM
New York Jets right tackle Wayne Hunter has been relegated to backup duty, losing his starting job to Austin Howard. Rex Ryan revealed today that Wayne Hunter has finally been replaced in the starting lineup after showing no signs of improvement during the preseason to this point. Austin Howard will...

New York Jets’ Wayne Hunter: is the End in Sight?
August 23rd, 2012 at 9:03 AM
Wayne Hunter is not a very popular person amongst those who care about the New York Jets these days. His name is getting tossed around a lot, but not for any positive reasons. Most hoped that when the nightmarish 2011 season came to a close, so would Wayne Hunter's day...

New York Jets Will not Keep Jeff Otah
July 31st, 2012 at 11:18 AM
There was a lot of optimism when the New York Jets agreed to trade a conditional draft pick to the Carolina Panthers for offensive tackle Jeff Otah, a talented player plagued by injuries. The acquisition of an extremely talented player at a position of need for a small price seemed...

Wayne Hunter: New York Jets’ Breakout Player?
July 29th, 2012 at 1:00 PM
The buildup to each NFL season includes prognosticators trying to predict who will be the breakout players for that particular season. Usually, the players stay out of making such predictions. Jenny Vrentas of the Star-Ledger had a question and answer session with New York Jets right tackle Wayne Hunter and...

Jeff Otah Fails Physical: Trade to New York Jets on Hold
July 26th, 2012 at 10:13 AM
The New York Jets thought they had addressed their need for a right tackle to compete with Wayne Hunter when they traded for Jeff Otah, but there has been a snag in the deal. Jeff Otah was unable to pass a physical and the trade is on hold unless he...

New York Jets Acquire Jeff Otah from Carolina Panthers
July 23rd, 2012 at 6:53 PM
The New York Jets have upgraded their collection of competitors for the starting right tackle position just days before training camp is set to open this Thursday at SUNY Cortland, acquiring tackle Jeff Otah from the Carolina Panthers for a conditional draft pick. It's a good chance for the Jets...

New York Jets Sign Offensive Tackle Paul Cornick
July 13th, 2012 at 7:23 PM
The New York Jets added offensive tackle Paul Cornick on Thursday, adding some depth to their offensive line heading into training camp. Paul Cornick was a member of the North Dakota State team that won the FCS National Championship last season and earned AFCA All-America honors as a first-team selection....

New York Jets Waive G.J. Kinne, Release Ray Willis
June 28th, 2012 at 9:36 PM
The New York Jets are getting closer to training camp in SUNY Cortland, and a big part of that is deciding who will and who won't be on the roster when camp opens. Today we learned that undrafted Tulsa quarterback G.J. Kinne and offense tackle Ray Willis won't be making...

Brick’s Way: New York Jets’ D’Brickashaw Ferguson to Sign Copies of Children’s Book
June 27th, 2012 at 11:04 AM
New York Jets left tackle D'Brickashaw Ferguson took a break this offseason from preparing to protect Mark Sanchez's blind side to write a children's book titled "Brick's Way." The book is all about teaching kids about "going green," with D'Brickashaw Ferguson turning into Litte Brick to teach his friends. To...

New York Jets Sign Offensive Tackles Stephon Heyer, Ray Willis
May 29th, 2012 at 1:29 PM
The New York Jets will sign offensive tackle Stephon Heyer and offensive tackle/guard Ray Willis. The free agent additions will be expected to compete in training camp this summer for a roster spot. Heyer and Willis have a combined 61 NFL starts under their belts along the offensive line. Sports...