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Roster Depth Will Help New York Jets Fly in 2014
July 24th, 2014 at 8:30 AM
The New York Jets made some noise by signing Jason Babin.  It is not just the talent and experience he brings that makes the addition a good one, but also that it brings something that the Jets absolutely need, which is depth.  ***PHOTO1***  In the past few seasons, the Jets ran into...

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 2014 NFL Draft Profiles: Tight Ends
May 1st, 2014 at 1:33 PM
As we continue our 2014 NFL Draft preview series we look at another offensive skill position that the New York Jets need to address, tight end. Geno Smith and/or Michael Vick will need a "security blanket" to throw too who can make the tough catches and block down field for...

New York Jets 2014 NFL Draft Profiles: Wide Receivers
April 29th, 2014 at 2:11 PM
Last week we looked at the secondary positions to profile some players that may fit the New York Jets defensive system. Now we move over to the offensive side of the ball and check out the 2014 NFL Draft's deepest position, wide receivers that can benefit Marty Mornhinweg, Geno Smith...

New York Jets 2014 NFL Draft Profiles: Safeties
April 25th, 2014 at 4:21 PM
Now with the 2014 NFL Draft just under two weeks away starting on May 8th in primetime we take a look at the other half of the secondary for the New York Jets. Here are some safeties that could potentially be good fits for the Jets, and if you missed...

New York Jets 2014 NFL Draft Profiles: Cornerbacks
April 23rd, 2014 at 1:55 PM
Now that the 2014 NFL Draft is less than three weeks the New York Jets front office, lead by general manager John Idzik is finalizing there draft strategy. We here at Jets101 will be looking into several key positional needs between now and then. We lead off with a look...

New York Jets: Sign Jacoby Ford and Dimitri Patterson
April 1st, 2014 at 8:08 PM
On Tuesday the New York Jets made another small splash into the free agent market by signing wide receiver Jacoby Ford (Oakland) and corner back Dimitri Patterson (Miami) to add depth to the roster. These signings came on the heels of one other player visit on Monday as well. ***PHOTO1*** On Monday...

New York Jets: Four Compensatory Picks Added in 2014 NFL Draft
March 24th, 2014 at 6:54 PM
As the NFL owners meeting is underway the league has now started to officially designate compensatory draft choices for the upcoming 2014 NFL Draft in May. The New York Jets will be receiving a total of four of those compensatory picks, giving them 12 total draft choices currently. ***PHOTO1*** The New York...

New York Jets Release Mark Sanchez to Make Room for Michael Vick
March 21st, 2014 at 7:27 PM
Mark Sanchez is no longer a member of the New York Jets. The Jets released Mark Sanchez as they moved to sign Michael Vick, ending a wild tenure for Sanchez in New York. From the No. 5 overall selection in the 2009 NFL Draft to two AFC Championship Game appearances,...

New York Jets Sign Michael Vick to One Year Contract
March 21st, 2014 at 7:03 PM
The New York Jets have made another splash in NFL Free Agency, signing quarterback Michael Vick. Vick was previously with the Philadelphia Eagles, where he spent a few seasons working with current Jets offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg. In conjunction with the signing of Michael Vick the Jets have released Mark...

New York Jets: Michael Vick Coming in for Visit, Plus Re-signings
March 21st, 2014 at 8:06 AM
The New York Jets will have free agent quarterback Michael Vick in for a visit today and could sign him if the Jets see enough of the right stuff from Vick. It certainly will be the one signing that makes the biggest headlines, if it occurs, but is it right...

New York Jets Sign Eric Decker to Five Year Contract
March 12th, 2014 at 11:58 PM
The New York Jets hosted one of the biggest names in the wide receiver pool today as Eric Decker spent the day with the team and was spotted out and about with John Idzik and Rex Ryan. Eric Decker went to the Super Bowl with the Denver Broncos last season...

Darrelle Revis: Reported Signing with New England Patriots, Revis Camp Says not Yet
March 12th, 2014 at 9:34 PM
The major bombshell tonight in NFL Free Agency has been the reported signing of former New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis by the New England Patriots. The signing was reported by Adam Schefter of ESPN. However, John Geiger, Marketing and Business Manager for Darrelle Revis, tweeted to his followers that...

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: Now Ready to Make Big Splash in Free Agency?
March 11th, 2014 at 11:22 AM
In recent days the New York Jets have moved on from the most expensive players/contracts that were on their books. With the releases of Antonio Cromartie and Santonio Holmes they have freed up over $17.5 million to help them in the NFL free agent market place that opens today at...

New York Jets Release Antonio Cromartie as NFL Free Agency Nears
March 9th, 2014 at 5:29 PM
The New York Jets released Antonio Cromartie today after weeks of speculation that the move was inevitable. NFL free agency opens with the new league year on Tuesday and Antonio Cromartie was set to collect a major roster bonus shortly into the free agency period. Antonio Cromartie struggled with some...

New York Jets Re-Sign Ellis Lankster and Darrin Walls Ahead of Free Agency
March 6th, 2014 at 10:20 AM
On Wednesday the New York Jets started to address several of their own players ahead of the start of free agency next Tuesday, March 11, at 4:00 p.m. The team re-signed two of their veteran backup corner backs in Ellis Lankster and Darrin Walls. ***PHOTO1*** Last week the New York Jets kicked...

New York Jets: Salary Cap and Potential Savings Before Free Agency
February 12th, 2014 at 8:45 PM
Now that the Super Bowl is over all NFL teams are in there offseason heading towards the NFL Combine in about 10 days, and free agency is just under a month away. The New York Jets will likely be active then to add some key players before the 2014 NFL...

New York Jets 2014 Free Agent Tote Board: Restricted, Unrestricted and Exclusive Rights
January 13th, 2014 at 10:11 PM
Now that the New York Jets are well into the offseason following their 8-8 record in 2013, we can take a look at all of the players who are free agents for the club in 2014. There are several key starters and quality reserves that will hopefully be brought back...

New York Jets Look Back Series: 2013 New York Jets Season
January 7th, 2014 at 11:37 PM
As fans of the New York Jets should know, they finished the 2013 regular season with an 8-8 record, a two-game improvement over the 6-10 record they finished with in 2012. Head coach Rex Ryan was retained by owner Woody Johnson and first season Jets general manager John Idzik can...