Category: ‘Defensive Ends’

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...

New York Jets DL Leonard Williams Named to 2015 PFWA All-Rookie Team
January 19th, 2016 at 2:35 PM
New York Jets defensive lineman Leonard Williams, the sixth overall selection out of USC in last year's draft, has been selected to the NFL All-Rokkie team by Pro Football Writers of America (PFWA). ***PHOTO1*** Jets' GM Mike Maccagnan could have traded out of the spot or taken a player at a need...

DE Muhammad Wilkerson, Facing a Long Rehab, Still a Candidate for the Franchise Tag
January 15th, 2016 at 10:55 AM
New York Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan has a big decision to make when it comes to Pro Bowl defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson. Should he sign him to a long term deal, or alp the franchise tag on him? The objective is to keep Wilkerson in some form. The only...

Salary Cap Constraints Could Force the New York Jets to Deal DE Muhammad Wilkerson
January 10th, 2016 at 4:57 PM
New York Jets Pro Bowl defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson is heading for unrestricted free agency unless the Jets can find a way to keep him long term. The Jets have enough talent on the defensive line to let him walk. It appears as if Wilkerson, who broke his leg in...