Category: ‘Defensive Tackles’

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’ Damon Harrison Seeking $5MM Annually
January 29th, 2016 at 4:58 PM
New York Jets defensive lineman Damon Harrison is slated to be a free agent this year. The Jets want him to stick around, and he wants to stay, but he wants a price. Believing that he is the best 3-4 nose tackle in the league, Harrison is seeking $5 million...

New York Jets’ Sheldon Richardson Pleads Guilty in High-Speed Chase
January 27th, 2016 at 6:54 PM
New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson took police in O'Fallon, Missouri on a high-speed chase last July. He had already been suspended for the first four games of the NFL season because he tested positive for marijuana. He eluded police, resisted arrest, and drove over 140 miles per hour,...

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...