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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...

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: 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...

Antonio Cromartie Will Not Need Hip Surgery, Has Not Talked to New York Jets About Restructuring Contract
January 30th, 2014 at 4:45 PM
New York Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie made an appearance at Jets House in New York City to interact with both the fans and the media.  When speaking to reporters, he touched up on two topics that have many asking questions: the status of his hip and his contract situation.  Right away,...

New York Jets’ Nick Mangold, Antonio Cromartie Both on Team Rice for 2014 Pro Bowl
January 22nd, 2014 at 11:13 PM
New York Jets fans shouldn't be conflicted when they watch the 2014 Pro Bowl this weekend (don't act like you're not going to watch). Both Jets representatives - Nick Mangold and Antonio Cromartie - will be on Team Rice. The NFL decided to buck the AFC and NFC format for...

New York Jets’ Nick Mangold, Antonio Cromartie Headed to 2014 Pro Bowl
January 20th, 2014 at 11:01 PM
Nick Mangold and Antonio Cromartie of the New York Jets are headed to the 2014 Pro Bowl in Hawaii this weekend as replacement players. Nick Mangold was the first alternate at center when the initial rosters were released, Cromartie the second alternate at cornerback. With Aqib Talib of the New...

New York Jets’ Antonio Cromartie Wants to Remain with Team, Expected to Be Released
January 6th, 2014 at 12:49 PM
The New York Jets are expected to release cornerback Antonio Cromartie by March 30, when his $5 million roster bonus kicks in. Cromartie is coming off a season hampered by injury, with the possibility of offseason hip surgery still looming. Antonio Cromartie has made it known that he wants to...

Dee Milliner: Possibly the Newest New York Jets Draft Bust?
October 28th, 2013 at 2:17 PM
Since April, everyone knew that New York Jets rookie cornerback Dee Milliner had a lot to live up to.  He will forever be linked to former Jets superstar cornerback Darrelle Revis since being drafted by the team days after Revis was traded to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Some scouts said that Milliner could be the next Revis. ...

New York Jets Waive Jordan White; Sign Three Players
August 6th, 2013 at 2:54 PM
After the New York Jets had their annual Green and White scrimmage Saturday night, the team signed three new players after waiving wide receiver Jordan White and cornerback Eric Crocker. Jordan White is expected to undergo surgery on Tuesday for a sports hernia, and may be able to come back...

New York Jets Hit with a Few Jabs from Darrelle Revis
July 27th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Darrelle Revis couldn't start training camp with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers without dishing on the New York Jets and taking a shot at the New York media while he was at it. The comments aren't enough to really turn into a war of words between the Jets and Revis, but...

Antonio Cromartie Assuming Leadership Role for New York Jets
June 2nd, 2013 at 11:18 PM
With Darrelle Revis, LaRon Landry and Yeremiah Bell no longer joining him in the New York Jets secondary, Antonio Cromartie has become the leader of the group. Once viewed as a wild card, Antonio Cromartie is the lone holdover from last year's group of starters in the secondary on opening...

New York Jets 2013 NFL Draft: First Round Reaction Roundtable
April 26th, 2013 at 5:02 PM
The New York Jets made some waves in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft, selecting Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner and Missouri defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson. Most were on board with the Dee Milliner selection as he fell below his projected ranking, but the Sheldon Richardson selection had some...

Dee Milliner: Closer Look at New York Jets First Pick in 2013 NFL Draft
April 26th, 2013 at 10:46 AM
The New York Jets chose cornerback Dee Milliner with the No. 9 selection in the 2013 NFL Draft, grabbing a player who had slid down the draft board due to injury concerns but has been widely regarded as the best cornerback in this year's NFL Draft. He will be expected...

New York Jets Select Dee Milliner, CB, Alabama No. 9 Overall in 2013 NFL Draft
April 25th, 2013 at 9:30 PM
The New York Jets selected Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner with the No. 9 overall selection in the 2013 NFL Draft. Dee Milliner had an excellent collegiate career at Alabama and was projected to go very high in the NFL Draft up until this week, when some concerns began popping up...

After Trading Darrelle Revis, What Happens to the New York Jets’ Draft Plans?
April 22nd, 2013 at 12:00 PM
With the Darrelle Revis trade now complete, the Jets can finally move forward and focus on the 2013 NFL Draft. My thoughts on the Revis trade aside, New York now has two picks in the top 13 and eight total, barring any potential trades. ***VIDEO1*** Assuming the Jets trade a mid-round pick...

Darrelle Revis Agrees with Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Trade Official for New York Jets
April 21st, 2013 at 5:54 PM
The Darrelle Revis trade is now official, with the cornerback signing a 6-year, $96 million deal with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The framework of the deal was reported to be in place earlier today, pending a physical for Darrelle Revis and him agreeing to a contract with the Buccaneers. Now...

Darrelle Revis Trade Complete: New York Jets, Tampa Bay Buccaneers Agree to Deal
April 21st, 2013 at 12:58 PM
The Darrelle Revis trade is done. Well, almost. The New York Jets and Tampa Bay Buccaneers have agreed to the parameters of a trade that will send Darrelle Revis to Tampa Bay and bring back undisclosed draft picks to the Jets. The haul of draft picks coming back to the...

New York Jets 2013 NFL Draft: Spotlight on Defensive Backfield
April 12th, 2013 at 12:52 PM
In this third part of our spotlight series on the biggest areas of need for the New York Jets in the 2013 NFL Draft, we will focus on the defensive backfield. The Jets have added a Landry, LaRon brother's Dawan Landry, as LaRon went to the Colts and Yeremiah Bell...