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One Last Look at Mark Sanchez’s Legacy with the New York Jets
March 28th, 2014 at 11:20 AM
Mark Sanchez will still be wearing green and white in 2014, but it will be Philadelphia Eagles green and white.  Since Sanchez has now found a new team and is looking to fix his NFL career, let us take one last look at his legacy with the New York Jets.  ***PHOTO1***  It...

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: 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: Mike Vick a Likely Free Agent Target?
January 21st, 2014 at 9:20 PM
The New York Jets are expected to be big spenders this offseason, with quarterback set to be an interesting position to address (or not). The Jets recently re-signed Matt Simms for 2014 and Geno Smith will be entering his second season. It seems unlikely that the Jets will enter 2014...

New York Jets Re-sign Matt Simms Through 2014 NFL Season
January 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Jets have re-signed Matt Simms to a one year contract. Matt Simms ended up beating out Greg McElroy in training camp, and with the injury to Mark Sanchez he served as the team's primary backup quarterback. Simms ended up appearing in three games in relief of Geno...

Jay-Z, Roc Nation Cleared in Recruitment of New York Jets’ Geno Smith
December 7th, 2013 at 11:08 PM
Following the 2013 NFL Draft, Geno Smith fired his agents and decided to join Roc Nation, the sports representation agency headed up by Jay-Z. Many were left scratching their heads at the decision, with the New York Jets rookie quarterback opting to be represented by inexperienced agent Kim Miale. When...

New York Jets’ Rex Ryan, Geno Smith: Best Offensive Practice of the Year Today
December 4th, 2013 at 11:01 PM
Coming off three consecutive losses, including two games during which the team produced three points each, the New York Jets are raving about their offense's performance in practice today. Jets head coach Rex Ryan and quarterback Geno Smith both spoke to the media about the efficiency of the offense in...

New York Jets’ Geno Smith Still the Starting Quarterback, Feels Sense of Urgency
December 3rd, 2013 at 9:39 PM
The New York Jets offense has been putrid over the recent three-game losing streak, with poor play at quarterback taking center stage. Geno Smith was benched in two of those games in favor of Matt Simms, though the switch didn't lead to the Jets offense suddenly lighting things up. Geno...

New York Jets’ Rex Ryan: Geno Smith Gives Team Best Chance Against Miami Dolphins
November 25th, 2013 at 7:39 PM
The New York Jets have been up and down this season, the team's fate mirroring the performance of their rookie quarterback, Geno Smith. Through the first 10 weeks of the NFL season the team alternated wins and losses, but this past weekend the team broke that trend by losing for...

The Buttfumble: Revisiting the New York Jets’ Low Point One Year Later
November 22nd, 2013 at 3:00 PM
The New York Jets have had a share of lows throughout their 54 season history.  It was on this day last year that the lowest point of their 2012 season. as well as of their worst moments of all-time, occurred.  In addition to losing terribly to the New England Patrtiots...

New York Jets Bring Back David Garrard, Place Him on Exempt List
October 10th, 2013 at 11:00 PM
The New York Jets have signed quarterback David Garrard once again, an interesting move that could leave Brady Quinn out of a job. The Jets added David Garrard to the exempt list, signing him after he had previously retired due to knee issues. The move comes on the heels of...

New York Jets’ Mark Sanchez Undergoes Season-Ending Shoulder Surgery
October 8th, 2013 at 10:36 PM
New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez is done for the 2013 season after undergoing surgery on his right shoulder today. It almost certainly signals the end of his career with the Jets and his future in the NFL is cloudy at best. Mark Sanchez suffered a torn labrum in the...

New York Jets’ Geno Smith: Breaking Down Game Tape from Weeks 1 and 2 – Part 2
September 21st, 2013 at 1:00 PM
The continuation of our in-depth look at New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith through the first two weeks of the 2013 NFL regular season. The Jets drafted Geno Smith No. 39 overall in  the 2013 NFL Draft, their second round selection. Smith has gotten the team off to a 1-1...

New York Jets’ Geno Smith: Breaking Down Game Tape from Weeks 1 and 2 – Part 1
September 21st, 2013 at 9:00 AM
The year 2013 has been a whirlwind so far for New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith. After falling from the potential #1 overall pick in April’s 2013 NFL Draft all the way out of the first round, Smith fired his representation and went No. 39 overall to the New York...

New York Jets’ Mark Sanchez: Butt Fumble Retired by ESPN as Worst of the Worst
September 18th, 2013 at 10:01 PM
The infamous "Butt Fumble" became a microcosm of the 2012 New York Jets season. As the team hosted the New England Patriots on Thanksgiving night, Mark Sanchez took off running on a broken play and sprinted full speed into the backside of Brandon Moore. Brandon Moore was actually doing a...

New York Jets’ Geno Smith: No Guarantees After This Week
September 17th, 2013 at 3:15 PM
New York Jets rookie quarterback Geno Smith has shown a ton of potential in his first two NFL starts, but that's not enough to lock him in as the team's starting quarterback long-term. The Jets have not committed to Geno Smith beyond this weekend's matchup against the Buffalo Bills. It's...

New York Jets Looking in the Mirror as the Buffalo Bills Come to Town
September 16th, 2013 at 5:00 PM
The New York Jets are fortunate to have some extra time from this past Thursday's game to get ready for the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.  In a way, the Jets are looking in the mirror as they prepare and put their strategies together for this week's divisional matchup.  ***PHOTO1*** This week, Gang...

New York Jets’ Mark Sanchez Placed on Injured Reserve, Designated to Return
September 14th, 2013 at 12:24 PM
Just days after New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez proclaimed himself the winner of the quarterback competition over Geno Smith, the team placed him on short-term injured reserve. The Jets designated Mark Sanchez as their player to return, which means Sanchez will be eligible to play when the Jets play...