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Here Comes the Pain: Big Injuries Seemingly Inevitable in Jets–Giants Preseason Matchups
August 27th, 2015 at 12:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** Preseason may not count, but it is more than a preseason game when the New York Jets and New York Giants battle for bragging rights every August. These games seem to bring as much nervousness for fans as it does excitement. If you are a betting person, this would probably...

New York Jets Reached Out to Osi Umenyiora One Day Prior to Retirement
August 26th, 2015 at 2:39 PM
The New York Jets, still uncertain about the future of defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson, made a last-ditch effort to sway free agent defensive end Osi Umenyiora on Tuesday. Unfortunately for Gang Green, Umenyiora had made up his mind and decided to sign a one-day contract with the New York Giants...

New York Jets’ Sheldon Richardson “Doesn’t Know What to Expect” as He Awaits NFL’s Decision
August 26th, 2015 at 8:17 AM
New York Jets defensive end Sheldon Richardson is clueless when it comes to the NFL's decision regarding his four-game suspension, but he continues to undergo team counseling with the rather large dark "cloud" hovering above him. ***PHOTO1*** "I don't know what to expect," Richardson told ESPN. "I can go from four games...

The Moves Keep Coming: New York Jets Sign Willie Colon, Antonio Cromartie, and Marcus Gilchrist
March 13th, 2015 at 9:55 AM
After making some big moves, the New York Jets showed they are not slowing down. Willie Colon has been brought back for another year, Antonio Cromartie is coming back, and Marcus Gilchrist is joining the club. ***PHOTO1*** After the Jets signed former Seattle Seahawks guard James Carpenter, there was much belief that...

New York Jets’ First Day of Free Agency Headlined by Return of Darrelle Revis
March 11th, 2015 at 9:10 AM
What an interesting first day of free agency it was for the New York Jets. General manager Mike Maccagnan addressed two of the team's biggest needs and brought home a superstar. ***PHOTO1*** Although it was the last move of the day, it was the biggest. As expected, the Jets landed shutdown cornerback...

David Harris Stays Green, Re-Signs with New York Jets
March 6th, 2015 at 3:55 PM
There will be no free agency for New York Jets linebacker David Harris. After trading for Brandon Marshall, general manager Mike Maccagnan took care of more much-needed business and re-signed the linebacker. ***PHOTO1*** In eight NFL seasons, all with the Jets, Harris has compiled 1,019 tackles, recorded 32 sacks, and...

How Does the LeSean McCoy–Kiko Alonso Trade Affect the New York Jets?
March 4th, 2015 at 12:13 PM
Football America was shellshocked with the news of the Buffalo Bills trading Kiko Alonso to the Philadelphia Eagles for LeSean McCoy. Obviously the trade impacts the Bills and Eagles, but it also affects the New York Jets in several ways. ***PHOTO1*** Divisional boost: Facing LeSean McCoy twice a year will be a...

New York Jets Owner Woody Johnson Has His Eyes on Signing Darrelle Revis
March 3rd, 2015 at 1:25 PM
Jets Nation, you may get your wish. New York Jets owner Woody Johnson really wants to see all-world cornerback Darrelle Revis in green and white again. ***PHOTO1*** According to multiple reports, Johnson is pushing for Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan to sign Revis as soon as free agency begins. This goes to...

Kyle Wilson not Expected to Return to New York Jets
February 26th, 2015 at 9:01 AM
The cornerback position will be a huge point of focus for the New York Jets this offseason and one of their first moves may be moving on from their weakest link in the secondary. It has been reported that the Jets are not expected to bring back Kyle Wilson. ***PHOTO1*** The Boise...

New York Jets Draft Bust Vernon Gholston Lands Tryout with Washington Redskins
February 17th, 2015 at 7:41 PM
Remember former New York Jets outside linebacker/defensive end Vernon Gholston? Well, he still has a shot at an NFL career. That is right, there is an ounce of a chance that a team could possibly sign him. ***PHOTO1*** The Ohio State product, who gained notoriety for earning the label as...

Is Antonio Cromartie Hinting a Return to the New York Jets?
February 10th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It looks like a fan favorite may be looking to find his way back to the New York Jets. Now more than ever, it seems as if cornerback Antonio Cromartie is hinting a return to the team in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Cromartie signed a one-year deal with the Arizona Cardinals last year...

Buffalo Bills Hire Jets DC Dennis Thurman as Defensive Coordinator for Rex Ryan’s Staff
January 12th, 2015 at 11:59 PM
On Monday, the hiring of former New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan to the Buffalo Bills became official; he will be introduced to the media as the new head coach on Wednesday in a press conference. ***PHOTO1*** Ryan has already started to put together his coaching staff; as he has tabbed...

Jets to Bring in Cardinals DC Todd Bowles for 2nd Interview for Head Coaching Vacancy
January 12th, 2015 at 12:18 PM
While the New York Jets wait and see if Dan Quinn will become available, they continue to look at other coaching candidates around the league. ***PHOTO1*** They have already lined up an interview with Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Sean McDermott for Wednesday and now, they're bringing back another coaching candidate for a...

Jets to Interview Carolina Panthers DC Sean McDermott for Head Coaching Vacancy on Wednesday
January 12th, 2015 at 11:38 AM
While the New York Jets won't get the chance to speak with Gary Kubiak for their head coaching vacancy, they will get the chance to speak with another young coordinator in the NFL for the job. ***PHOTO1*** Brian Costello of the New York Post has reported that the Jets will interview Carolina...

Former Jets Coach Rex Ryan to Interview with Bills on Thursday for Head Coaching Vacancy
January 8th, 2015 at 10:22 AM
The interest in former New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan is starting to heat up and his interviews for jobs around the league are starting to come more frequently. ***PHOTO1*** Ryan interviewed on Tuesday for over five hours with the Atlanta Falcons for their head coaching vacancy and also interviewed with...

Former Jets Coach Rex Ryan Has Zero Interest in Becoming Giants Defensive Coordinator
January 8th, 2015 at 2:03 AM
Despite the fact that he's been very clear about not wanting to take a demotion and become a defensive coordinator again, fans have had the idea for Rex Ryan to become the defensive coordinator for the New York Giants in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** It started after Black Monday when Ryan was fired as...

New York Jets Versus Miami Dolphins: 2014 Week 17 Wrap-Up
December 31st, 2014 at 4:12 PM
In the final game of the 2014 season for the New York Jets they traveled yet again to Miami to face-off with the division rival Dolphins. The Jets turned up the heat and Geno Smith had a perfect passer rating, while Eric Decker got over 200 yards, as they won...

New York Jets Versus Miami Dolphins: 2014 Week 17 Injury Report
December 28th, 2014 at 11:44 AM
The 2014 season will come to a final conclusion for the New York Jets after they face-off with the Miami Dolphins today. Really the only thing left to play for is pride though a loss may help them in terms of getting a better draft choice next April. Offensive guard...

New York Jets Announce 2014 Team Awards; Pro Bowl Selections
December 26th, 2014 at 12:24 PM
On Tuesday the New York Jets announced their in-house team awards for the 2014 season. These along with the announcement of the Pro Bowl selections are the only highlights at the end of a dismal season. ***VIDEO1*** The only player representing the New York Jets at the 2015 Pro Bowl as a...

New York Jets Versus New England Patriots: 2014 Week 16 Wrap-Up
December 24th, 2014 at 3:12 PM
In the final home game of the 2014 season for the New York Jets they battled a bitter division rival in the form of the New England Patriots. It was a hard fought contest that saw the Patriots come away with the win 17-16. Also the Jets lost their heart...