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Category: ‘Wide Receivers’

New York Jets Have a Gem in Greg Salas
August 26th, 2014 at 2:08 PM
Everyone loves a good underdog story, which is why New York Jets wide receiver Greg Salas is so easy to cheer for. He may not be the fastest, have the best hands, or be the most talented receiver on the field, but he has proven this preseason that he is...

New York Jets Tried to Trade Stephen Hill This Summer; Days on Team Could Be Numbered
August 26th, 2014 at 12:25 PM
Stephen Hill's time with the New York Jets might be coming to an end this summer, as it looks like the team might have finally hit their breaking point with him. ***PHOTO1*** Adam Schefter of ESPN reported on Tuesday that the Jets attempted to trade their third year receiver over the summer,...

New York Jets WR Shaq Evans Placed on Season-Ending IR Following Shoulder Surgery on Tuesday
August 19th, 2014 at 12:02 PM
UPDATE: Following his shoulder surgery on Tuesday, the Jets decided to place rookie Shaq Evans on season-ending injured reserve, which the team announced on their Twitter account early Tuesday night. ***PHOTO3*** The Jets could possibly lose another rookie to injured reserve in Jalen Saunders, who was involved in a car accident after experiencing...

New York Jets’ Jalen Saunders Had ‘Medical Event’ at Time of Car Accident on Friday
August 18th, 2014 at 3:38 PM
This past Friday, New York Jets rookie wide receiver Jalen Saunders was involved in a single-car automobile accident while headed to practice in Florham Park and as a result, was unable to play in Saturday night's game against the Cincinnati Bengals. ***PHOTO1*** Saunders was kept in a medical facility in New Jersey...

Chicago Bears, Former New York Jets WR Santonio Holmes Agree to Deal
August 16th, 2014 at 12:30 PM
Santonio Holmes sat on the free agent market for a better part of five months, waiting for an opportunity to play for another team after he was cut by the New York Jets in the offseason. ***PHOTO1*** On Saturday, Holmes finally found a new home, as the Chicago Bears came to terms...

New York Jets’ Jalen Saunders in Car Accident; Won’t Play on Saturday Vs. Cincinnati Bengals
August 15th, 2014 at 2:54 PM
On Friday, New York Jets rookie wide receiver Jalen Saunders was in a single-car accident as he was headed to the team's practice in the morning near the team's practice facility in Florham Park. ***PHOTO1*** The Jets announced that because of precautions, Saunders will now be held out of their pre-season game...

The New York Jets and Eric Decker
August 15th, 2014 at 10:05 AM
What is the definition of a number one receiver? In theory, all 32 NFL teams should have one. Do the New York Jets have a number one wide receiver? By all NFL expert and fan base accounts, the true definition is clearly in the eye of the beholder. The signing...

Wide Receivers to Watch in the New York Jets First Preseason Game
August 6th, 2014 at 6:24 PM
The New York Jets will be in action in their first preseason game on Thursday night vs the Indianapolis Colts.  With all of the talk this off-season focused primarily on the media driven QB competition, we instead take a look at the 12 wide receivers to watch in this Thursday’s...

The Time is Now for New York Jets Wide Receiver Stephen Hill
August 3rd, 2014 at 8:54 PM
There was a lot to look forward to in 2012 when the New York Jets drafted Stephen Hill in the second round.  Two years later, he may possibly be fighting for his job.  ***PHOTO1***  After Hill had a great combine and an impressive first career game, it looked like the Jets might...

Should Jeremy Kerley Be Named New York Jets’ Number Two Receiver?
August 2nd, 2014 at 1:57 PM
In the past two seasons, the New York Jets have lacked reliable receivers at the number one and two spots.  By signing Eric Decker, they found their number one option, and drafted three receivers in hopes of finding receiver number two.  Maybe the best player for the role of number...

New York Jets Five Biggest Questions Heading into 2014
August 1st, 2014 at 6:52 PM
With New York Jets training camp right around the corner, we take a look at the five biggest questions for the team heading into the season. 5) Will Chris Johnson rush for 1,000 yards for the seventh straight year?  With all eyes firmly planted on the QB competition between Geno Smith...

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: 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 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...

New York Jets: Now Ready to Make Big Splash in Free Agency?
March 11th, 2014 at 11:22 AM
In recent days the New York Jets have moved on from the most expensive players/contracts that were on their books. With the releases of Antonio Cromartie and Santonio Holmes they have freed up over $17.5 million to help them in the NFL free agent market place that opens today at...

New York Jets Release Santonio Holmes
March 10th, 2014 at 3:41 PM
Well, it finally happened.  The New York Jets have released wide receiver Santonio Holmes.  Even though this was expected for a long time, the Jets can now move on and search for a new number one wide receiver.  ***PHOTO1***  With the move, the Jets will save an extra $8.25 million in cap...

New York Jets’ Santonio Holmes Gets the Carolina Panthers Fired Up
December 14th, 2013 at 11:07 PM
New York Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes has been injured for much of the 2013 season, missing five games and seeing limited time in the games he has dressed for. That has led to a very pedestrian stat line of 16 receptions for 381 yards and one touchdown this year....

New York Jets’ Stephen Hill Placed on Injured Reserve
December 13th, 2013 at 11:09 PM
The New York Jets have placed wide receiver Stephen Hill on injured reserve with a knee injury, ending what has ultimately been a disappointing second season in the NFL for the team's second round choice in the 2012 NFL Draft. The move comes a few weeks after Stephen Hill lost...

New York Jets’ Santonio Holmes Misses Practice: New York Jets Injury Report
November 20th, 2013 at 11:59 PM
New York Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes missed practice on Wednesday after making his return to the lineup on Sunday in the 37-14 loss to the Buffalo Bills. Garrett McIntyre also missed Wednesday's practice, while Jeremy Kerley and Kellen Winslow were limited participants. The Baltimore Ravens are nursing their fair...

New York Jets’ Jeff Cumberland Out, Santonio Holmes Doubtful Versus New Orleans Saints
October 31st, 2013 at 7:18 PM
The New York Jets are set for a very difficult matchup with the New Orleans Saints this weekend, and will enter that game without some of their offensive firepower. Jeff Cumberland is out this Sunday with a concussion suffered last week against the Cincinnati Bengals and Santonio Holmes is listed...