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New York Jets to Workout Quarterback Josh Johnson: Report
August 27th, 2015 at 9:02 AM
Less than a week after signing quarterback Matt Flynn to backup Ryan Fitzpatrick as the team awaits the return of Geno Smith, the New York Jets may look to add another veteran arm. And on Thursday afternoon, Gang Green will host journeyman quarterback Josh Johnson for a workout. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Johnson, a fifth-round...

New York Jets Reached Out to Osi Umenyiora One Day Prior to Retirement
August 26th, 2015 at 2:39 PM
The New York Jets, still uncertain about the future of defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson, made a last-ditch effort to sway free agent defensive end Osi Umenyiora on Tuesday. Unfortunately for Gang Green, Umenyiora had made up his mind and decided to sign a one-day contract with the New York Giants...

New York Jets’ First Day of Free Agency Headlined by Return of Darrelle Revis
March 11th, 2015 at 9:10 AM
What an interesting first day of free agency it was for the New York Jets. General manager Mike Maccagnan addressed two of the team's biggest needs and brought home a superstar. ***PHOTO1*** Although it was the last move of the day, it was the biggest. As expected, the Jets landed shutdown cornerback...

New York Jets Release Percy Harvin
March 10th, 2015 at 5:32 PM
A busy day has gotten busier. In a decision of little to no surprise, the New York Jets have released Percy Harvin after only half a season. ***PHOTO1*** After it was widely reported the Harvin was not leaning toward renegotiating his contract and taking a paycut, there was a great deal of...

David Harris Stays Green, Re-Signs with New York Jets
March 6th, 2015 at 3:55 PM
There will be no free agency for New York Jets linebacker David Harris. After trading for Brandon Marshall, general manager Mike Maccagnan took care of more much-needed business and re-signed the linebacker. ***PHOTO1*** In eight NFL seasons, all with the Jets, Harris has compiled 1,019 tackles, recorded 32 sacks, and...

Demaryius Thomas Franchised by Denver Broncos, Chances of Joining New York Jets Out the Window
March 2nd, 2015 at 1:07 PM
It looked like New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker was going to pull off an excellent recruiting job by trying to convince his best friend and former teammate Demaryius Thomas to join the green and white. Unfortunately, the chances of Thomas signing with the Jets just went bye bye. ***PHOTO1*** The...

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...