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Are Willie Colon’s Days with the New York Jets Numbered?
March 1st, 2015 at 3:25 PM
NFL free agency begins in nine days and the New York Jets will have plenty of big decisions to make. The offensive line should be an area of focus, and it looks like a leader in the locker room may be wearing a new uniform in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Guard Willie Colon is...

Kyle Wilson not Expected to Return to New York Jets
February 26th, 2015 at 9:01 AM
The cornerback position will be a huge point of focus for the New York Jets this offseason and one of their first moves may be moving on from their weakest link in the secondary. It has been reported that the Jets are not expected to bring back Kyle Wilson. ***PHOTO1*** The Boise...

Could the New York Jets Be Moving on from Chris Johnson?
February 6th, 2015 at 9:22 AM
At this time last year, halfback Chris Johnson was counting down to the end of his tenure with the Tennessee Titans and looking forward to a new start. It looks like déjà vu for the man formerly known as CJ2K. ***PHOTO1*** Johnson's days with the New York Jets could indeed be...

New York Jets: Looking Forward Before the 2015 Season
January 8th, 2015 at 8:15 PM
Last week we took an overall look back at the New York Jets 2014 season. Certainly it was not what the fans, coaches or front office wanted for Gang Green. Now we take a look forward to what could be for the team in 2015 especially after both a new...

New York Jets Look Back Series: 2014 Season in Review
January 2nd, 2015 at 2:22 PM
It seems like it's time to revive the New York Jets "Look Back" series and review everything that went into the them finishing 4-12. Starting after the 8-8 season that was 2013 going into free agency, through the 12 draft choices, training camp and the 2104 season itself, we chronicle...

All About the Cap: A Few Bullet Points About the New York Jets’ Salary Cap Situation
October 22nd, 2014 at 3:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** Take a moment to empathize with all of the Jets' writers who need to turn in a column today. Game day is a full five days away. The team is 1-6 and might end up eliminating themselves from the playoffs by the end of October. The coach is a lame...

New York Jets Reach Out to Former Eagles, Falcons CB Asante Samuel for Defensive Back Help
August 11th, 2014 at 12:26 PM
The New York Jets cornerback depth chart has taken a bit of a beating over the last couple of days. ***VIDEO1*** Dee Milliner injured his ankle and Dexter McDougle tore his ACL this past week in practice and will force him to miss the 2014 season, which has caused general manager John...

Roster Depth Will Help New York Jets Fly in 2014
July 24th, 2014 at 8:30 AM
The New York Jets made some noise by signing Jason Babin.  It is not just the talent and experience he brings that makes the addition a good one, but also that it brings something that the Jets absolutely need, which is depth.  ***PHOTO1***  In the past few seasons, the Jets ran into...

New York Jets 2014 NFL Draft Profiles: Linebackers and Offensive Line
May 5th, 2014 at 11:55 AM
In this final part of our 2014 NFL Draft player preview series we focus in on two positions that the New York Jets still have needs within, but are not as critical as those we have already profiled. With Calvin Pace aging on the outside and several reserve offensive lineman...

New York Jets 2014 NFL Draft Profiles: Tight Ends
May 1st, 2014 at 1:33 PM
As we continue our 2014 NFL Draft preview series we look at another offensive skill position that the New York Jets need to address, tight end. Geno Smith and/or Michael Vick will need a "security blanket" to throw too who can make the tough catches and block down field for...

New York Jets 2014 NFL Draft Profiles: Wide Receivers
April 29th, 2014 at 2:11 PM
Last week we looked at the secondary positions to profile some players that may fit the New York Jets defensive system. Now we move over to the offensive side of the ball and check out the 2014 NFL Draft's deepest position, wide receivers that can benefit Marty Mornhinweg, Geno Smith...

New York Jets 2014 NFL Draft Profiles: Safeties
April 25th, 2014 at 4:21 PM
Now with the 2014 NFL Draft just under two weeks away starting on May 8th in primetime we take a look at the other half of the secondary for the New York Jets. Here are some safeties that could potentially be good fits for the Jets, and if you missed...

New York Jets 2014 NFL Draft Profiles: Cornerbacks
April 23rd, 2014 at 1:55 PM
Now that the 2014 NFL Draft is less than three weeks the New York Jets front office, lead by general manager John Idzik is finalizing there draft strategy. We here at Jets101 will be looking into several key positional needs between now and then. We lead off with a look...

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...

New York Jets: Four Compensatory Picks Added in 2014 NFL Draft
March 24th, 2014 at 6:54 PM
As the NFL owners meeting is underway the league has now started to officially designate compensatory draft choices for the upcoming 2014 NFL Draft in May. The New York Jets will be receiving a total of four of those compensatory picks, giving them 12 total draft choices currently. ***PHOTO1*** The New York...

New York Jets Release Mark Sanchez to Make Room for Michael Vick
March 21st, 2014 at 7:27 PM
Mark Sanchez is no longer a member of the New York Jets. The Jets released Mark Sanchez as they moved to sign Michael Vick, ending a wild tenure for Sanchez in New York. From the No. 5 overall selection in the 2009 NFL Draft to two AFC Championship Game appearances,...

New York Jets Sign Michael Vick to One Year Contract
March 21st, 2014 at 7:03 PM
The New York Jets have made another splash in NFL Free Agency, signing quarterback Michael Vick. Vick was previously with the Philadelphia Eagles, where he spent a few seasons working with current Jets offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg. In conjunction with the signing of Michael Vick the Jets have released Mark...

New York Jets: Michael Vick Coming in for Visit, Plus Re-signings
March 21st, 2014 at 8:06 AM
The New York Jets will have free agent quarterback Michael Vick in for a visit today and could sign him if the Jets see enough of the right stuff from Vick. It certainly will be the one signing that makes the biggest headlines, if it occurs, but is it right...

New York Jets Sign Eric Decker to Five Year Contract
March 12th, 2014 at 11:58 PM
The New York Jets hosted one of the biggest names in the wide receiver pool today as Eric Decker spent the day with the team and was spotted out and about with John Idzik and Rex Ryan. Eric Decker went to the Super Bowl with the Denver Broncos last season...

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...