Category: ‘Defense’

New York Jets’ Calvin Pryor Tweets He Wished the Jets Had a Pash Rush Like Denver’s
February 8th, 2016 at 9:55 AM
New York Jets safety Calvin Pryor caused a bit of a stir when he tweeted out "If we had a pass rush like Denver,” followed by three unhappy emojis. Pryor later deleted the tweet but not before his point was widely read and criticized. The Denver Broncos' pass rush led...

New York Jets DT Damon Harrison Won’t Watch a Super Bowl Until He Plays in One
February 8th, 2016 at 8:27 AM
New York Jets defensive tackle Damon Harrison did not watch Super Bowl 50, divulging that he refuses to watch a Super Bowl until he participates in one. Harrison has played all four of his NFL seasons with the Jets and now faces the decision to stay or go as a...

New York Jets Sign CFL Linebacker Freddie Bishop III, Kicker Kyle Brindza to Reserve/Future Contracts, Report
February 5th, 2016 at 5:11 PM
The New York Jets are still working on building their 90-man roster for the start of training camp. This time, they picked up a Canadian Football League linebacker out of Central Michigan. Freddie Bishop III signed with the Detroit Lions after going undrafted in 2013, but was released before training...

NFL Honors: New York Jets DL Leonard Williams in Mix for Defensive Rookie of the Year
February 5th, 2016 at 12:30 PM
The NFL Honors are on tap for this Saturday night in San Francisco and New York Jets defensive lineman Leonard Williams is a strong candidate to receive NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year honor. Williams, taken sixth overall by the Jets in last year's NFL Draft, had 77 tackles and...

New York Jets Must Place Franchise Tag on DE Muhammad Wilkerson, or Risk Losing Him
February 5th, 2016 at 10:30 AM
The New York Jets know they have some difficult personnel decisions coming up this offseason with several of their star players embarking on free agency. QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, DE Muhammad Wilkerson, DT Damon Harrison and RB Chris Ivory will all be unrestricted free agents this March. The Jets can avoid...