Category: ‘Cornerbacks’

New York Jets Decline Fifth Year Option on Oft-Injured Cornerback Dee Milliner
May 2nd, 2016 at 1:19 PM
When the New York Jets drafted Dee Milliner in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft, they envisioned him being a fixture on their defense and a part of their secondary for a long time and at that time, as a possible replacement for Darrelle Revis when he was...

Jets One of Several Teams to Express Interest in Panthers’ Josh Norman; Unlikely to Afford Him
April 21st, 2016 at 11:41 AM
On Wednesday, the Carolina Panthers shocked the NFL when they rescinded their franchise tag on All Pro cornerback Josh Norman and officially made him a free agent. ***PHOTO1*** Norman was reportedly demanding in excess of $16 million per season in contract demands from the Panthers; a number the team was unwilling to...

New York Jets Set to Host Former LSU CB Rashard Robinson This Week
April 4th, 2016 at 3:06 PM
The New York Jets are eager to add another cornerback to their mix through the NFL Draft this month. LSU cornerback Rashard Robinson, a tall, thin, solid cover guy is on his way to New Jersey to meet with the Jets, who are looking for a corner to replace Antonio...

Darrelle Revis (Torn Wrist Ligament) Can Begin Rehab “In About a Month”
March 28th, 2016 at 8:59 AM
The New York Jets were caught by surprise when cornerback Darrelle Revis underwent surgery to repair a torn ligament in his wrist on St. Patrick's Day. He reportedly tor the ligament back in Week 3 and played through it the rest of the season. The surgeons had to placed pins...

Todd Bowles Says Buster Skrine Will “Probably Start” at Cornerback for the Jets This Season
March 24th, 2016 at 11:00 AM
The New York Jets will be seeking a replacement for Antonio Cromartie this summer at cornerback and head coach Todd Bowles says that Buster Skrine will begin the season as the starter across from Darrelle Revis. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** From Eric Allen of the Jets official website: Buster Skrine, one of the Jets’ most significant...