Category: ‘Linebackers’

New York Jets Sign CFL Linebacker Freddie Bishop III, Kicker Kyle Brindza to Reserve/Future Contracts, Report
February 5th, 2016 at 5:11 PM
The New York Jets are still working on building their 90-man roster for the start of training camp. This time, they picked up a Canadian Football League linebacker out of Central Michigan. Freddie Bishop III signed with the Detroit Lions after going undrafted in 2013, but was released before training...

New York Jets Looking to Bring Back LB Erin Henderson to Replace Damario Davis: Report
January 28th, 2016 at 11:54 AM
The New York Jets are moving away from Damario Davis at OLB and committing to Erin Henderson, the former Minnesota Viking according to a source. The Jets, seeing there may not be a better option in free agency, are close to re-signing Henderson which would lessen their shopping list come...

New York Jets’ Lorenzo Mauldin Hoping to Emerge as a Force at OLB in 2016
January 25th, 2016 at 3:31 PM
The New York Jets selected LB Lorenzo Mauldin in the third round of last year's NFL draft, they were hoping to catch a player on the rise. They apparently have. Mauldin is penciled in as a starter for next season but is not about to take his position lightly. He...

LB Damario Davis not Expected to Be Re-Signed by the New York Jets
January 24th, 2016 at 9:45 AM
New York Jets linebacker Damario Davis will be eligible for unrestricted free agency this March, but he is not expected to sign back with his old team. Davis, a third round pick out of Arkansas State in 2012 saw his playing time diminished as the year unfolded, losing snaps at...

IK Enemkpali Says New York Jets Fans are ‘Crazy’ for Calling Him Their MVP
January 1st, 2016 at 12:54 PM
IK Enemkpali, the player that broke QB Geno Smith's jaw in a locker room fight that paved the way for QB Ryan Fitzpatrick' rise to lead the Jets to a winning season, said that New York Jets fans are "crazy" for calling him their Most Valuable Player. Fitzpatrick went on...