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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...

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...

New York Jets Lose Austin Howard to Oakland Raiders, Pursue Breno Giacomini, Zach Strief
March 12th, 2014 at 7:03 AM
The New York Jets didn't make any real noise on the first day of free agency, though that seems to be a temporary lull preceding what is expected to be a very busy NFL Free Agency period for the team. The Jets did lose out on a player yesterday, as...

New York Jets Release Antonio Cromartie as NFL Free Agency Nears
March 9th, 2014 at 5:29 PM
The New York Jets released Antonio Cromartie today after weeks of speculation that the move was inevitable. NFL free agency opens with the new league year on Tuesday and Antonio Cromartie was set to collect a major roster bonus shortly into the free agency period. Antonio Cromartie struggled with some...

New York Jets: Mike Vick a Likely Free Agent Target?
January 21st, 2014 at 9:20 PM
The New York Jets are expected to be big spenders this offseason, with quarterback set to be an interesting position to address (or not). The Jets recently re-signed Matt Simms for 2014 and Geno Smith will be entering his second season. It seems unlikely that the Jets will enter 2014...

New York Jets’ Rex Ryan Expected to Return as Head Coach
December 28th, 2013 at 4:44 PM
The New York Jets are expected to bring back Rex Ryan as head coach in 2014 despite the constant rumblings that his job was in jeopardy this season. As alluded to many times before, Rex Ryan's current contract runs through the 2014 season which will allow the Jets to turn...

New York Jets: Few Big Names, but More Talented than Expected?
June 28th, 2013 at 1:43 PM
The New York Jets have been laughed off by most already in regards to the 2013 NFL season, but the current roster is actually close to being the team that Rex Ryan wants. Rex Ryan is looking to build an all-weather team that plays physical, suffocating defense, can run the...

New York Jets Sign Tight End Kellen Winslow Jr
June 14th, 2013 at 8:18 PM
As expected, the New York Jets have signed tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. The Jets brought Kellen Winslow Jr. to mini-camp for a tryout this week and he quickly caught the eye of the coaching staff. Probably the most accomplished receiving threat on the field, Kellen Winslow Jr. showed flashes...

New York Jets Running Back Mike Goodson Will Plead not Guilty to Recent Charges
May 22nd, 2013 at 9:28 AM
New York Jets running back Mike Goodson will plead not guilty to recent drugs and weapon charges stemming from his arrest last Friday. That provides some hope that the Jets can salvage what was previously seen as an underrated free agent signing with upside at the running back position, prior...

New York Jets Trade Fourth Round Pick to New Orleans Saints for Chris Ivory
April 27th, 2013 at 1:39 PM
The New York Jets have still managed to make quite a splash in the first NFL Draft for John Idzik as general manager. The 2013 NFL Draft has brought the Jets two high-profile defensive talents, Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner and Missouri defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson, West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith,...

New York Jets and D’Brickashaw Ferguson Agree to Restructure Contract
April 26th, 2013 at 6:07 PM
The New York Jets and D'Brickashaw Ferguson have agreed to restructure the left tackle's contract, lowering his salary cap hit for 2013 by $5.1 million. D'Brickashaw Ferguson agreed to restructure his contract just last offseason. All but $840,000 of Ferguson's anticipated base salary for this season was converted to a...

New York Jets Make Trade Offer for Chris Ivory of New Orleans Saints
April 19th, 2013 at 7:53 PM
The New York Jets have made a trade offer for Chris Ivory, currently with the New Orleans Saints. Chris Ivory visited the Jets last week before the deadline to sign an offer sheet as he hit restricted free agency this offseason. That visit set off some speculation, but the Jets...

New York Jets Sign Safety Dawan Landry, Reuniting Him with Rex Ryan
April 9th, 2013 at 4:01 PM
John Idzik and the New York jets have taken a step towards addressing their need at safety, signing free agent Dawan Landry. The Jets lost Dawan Landry's brother, LaRon Landry, to the Indianapolis Colts in free agency as well as fellow starting safety Yeremiah Bell. That left the Jets needing...

New York Jets Free Agency Reactions: Jets 101 Roundtable
March 31st, 2013 at 9:00 PM
After taunting fans with a planned meeting with talented tight end Fred Davis, the Jets canceled on Davis after hearing the offers he received from the Buffalo Bills and his former team, the Washington Redskins. Davis ended up signing a one-year deal to return to Washington, likely realizing there was...

Rex Ryan: “I’ve Never Had One Conversation with Anybody” About Trading Darrelle Revis
March 22nd, 2013 at 5:37 PM
New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan was on the Michael Kay Show on ESPN Radio today and made a big statement about the Darrelle Revis trade situation. Everyone wants to know what's happening, and Rex Ryan has maintained that the team isn't actively shopping Darrelle Revis. Now, he has...

New York Jets’ Rex Ryan: “I’m not Scared”
March 20th, 2013 at 1:05 PM
New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan has been labeled as a lame duck coach by some in the media, as they have assumed that Rex Ryan is being set up to be fired following a rebuilding year in 2013. While it's hard to knock the reasoning given the free...

New York Jets First Week of NFL Free Agency Scorecard
March 17th, 2013 at 7:13 PM
For the most part the first week of free agency leading towards the 2013 NFL season has come and gone. The New York Jets sat patiently waiting for the right players they were targeting, mostly under age of 30 with decent upside potential that could be added relatively cheaply under...

New York Jets Eat Roster Bonus, No Rush on Darrelle Revis Trade
March 16th, 2013 at 4:06 PM
It looked as though a Darrelle Revis trade would happen fairly quickly after the open of NFL Free Agency for the New York Jets. The number of suitors was cut down by the contract demands of the star cornerback, teams that probably wouldn't hang on to that kind of salary...

Mike Goodson: New York Jets Sign Free Agent Running Back
March 15th, 2013 at 11:36 AM
The New York Jets are officially active in NFL Free Agency. The Jets have signed free agent running back Mike Goodson, who spent last season with the Oakland Raiders. Mike Goodson is a good fit for Marty Mornhinweg as a good receiver out of the backfield and has some big...