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New Website Created with Hopes of Bringing Back New York Jets Superfan Fireman Ed
March 13th, 2015 at 7:52 PM
Everything in Jets Nation has been great since Darrelle Revis and Antonio Cromartie returned to the team. New York Jets fans are now hoping for the team to complete a comeback hat trick by convincing a unique team legend to come out of retirement. ***PHOTO1*** Four months ago, firejohnidzik.com spread like wildfire...

The Moves Keep Coming: New York Jets Sign Willie Colon, Antonio Cromartie, and Marcus Gilchrist
March 13th, 2015 at 9:55 AM
After making some big moves, the New York Jets showed they are not slowing down. Willie Colon has been brought back for another year, Antonio Cromartie is coming back, and Marcus Gilchrist is joining the club. ***PHOTO1*** After the Jets signed former Seattle Seahawks guard James Carpenter, there was much belief that...

Geno’s Competition on the Way: New York Jets Acquire Ryan Fitzpatrick from Houston Texans
March 11th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Geno Smith now has competition as "The Beard" looks to take New York. The New York Jets have acquired quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick via trade from the Houston Texans. In exchange, the Texans will receive a conditional late-round draft pick. ***PHOTO1*** Fitzpatrick, who is one of the better options in a year with...

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...

Bilal Powell Signs New Deal with New York Jets, Avoids Free Agency
March 10th, 2015 at 1:11 PM
In the midst of talk that the New York Jets would be interested in pursing Buffalo Bills halfback C.J. Spiller, it was uncertain what could happen with Bilal Powell. With four and a half hours until the beginning of the new league, the Jets signed Powell to a new contract. ***PHOTO1*** Many...

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...

New York Jets Make Big Trade, Acquire Brandon Marshall from Chicago Bears
March 6th, 2015 at 12:22 PM
Boom! There is a lot of noise coming out of Florham Park as the New York Jets have taken part in a big trade and are bringing in wide receiver Brandon Marshall. ***PHOTO1*** After the Buffalo Bills generated some major buzz by acquiring LeSean McCoy and Matt Cassel in trades, the Jets...

How Does the LeSean McCoy–Kiko Alonso Trade Affect the New York Jets?
March 4th, 2015 at 12:13 PM
Football America was shellshocked with the news of the Buffalo Bills trading Kiko Alonso to the Philadelphia Eagles for LeSean McCoy. Obviously the trade impacts the Bills and Eagles, but it also affects the New York Jets in several ways. ***PHOTO1*** Divisional boost: Facing LeSean McCoy twice a year will be a...

New York Jets Owner Woody Johnson Has His Eyes on Signing Darrelle Revis
March 3rd, 2015 at 1:25 PM
Jets Nation, you may get your wish. New York Jets owner Woody Johnson really wants to see all-world cornerback Darrelle Revis in green and white again. ***PHOTO1*** According to multiple reports, Johnson is pushing for Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan to sign Revis as soon as free agency begins. This goes to...

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...

New York Jets Draft Bust Vernon Gholston Lands Tryout with Washington Redskins
February 17th, 2015 at 7:41 PM
Remember former New York Jets outside linebacker/defensive end Vernon Gholston? Well, he still has a shot at an NFL career. That is right, there is an ounce of a chance that a team could possibly sign him. ***PHOTO1*** The Ohio State product, who gained notoriety for earning the label as...

Chris Johnson and Kellen Winslow, Jr. Take Shots at Former New York Jets GM John Idzik
February 17th, 2015 at 11:03 AM
Although John Idzik is no longer the general manager of New York Jets, the jabs at him keep coming. A former Jet and a soon-to-be former Jet revealed him to be a liar and a big cause of their underachieving seasons with Gang Green. ***PHOTO1*** Chris Johnson claims that he was lied...

Is Antonio Cromartie Hinting a Return to the New York Jets?
February 10th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It looks like a fan favorite may be looking to find his way back to the New York Jets. Now more than ever, it seems as if cornerback Antonio Cromartie is hinting a return to the team in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Cromartie signed a one-year deal with the Arizona Cardinals last year...

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...

Buffalo Bills Hire Jets DC Dennis Thurman as Defensive Coordinator for Rex Ryan’s Staff
January 12th, 2015 at 11:59 PM
On Monday, the hiring of former New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan to the Buffalo Bills became official; he will be introduced to the media as the new head coach on Wednesday in a press conference. ***PHOTO1*** Ryan has already started to put together his coaching staff; as he has tabbed...

Former Broncos Head Coach John Fox Declines Interview for New York Jets Head Coaching Vacancy
January 12th, 2015 at 11:09 PM
On Monday, the big news came down out of the Mile High area that the Denver Broncos were parting ways with head coach John Fox after four years on the job. The split is the result after the 24-13 loss to the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday night in the AFC...

Cardinals DC Todd Bowles Emerges as Favorite for Atlanta Falcons Head Coaching Job
January 12th, 2015 at 4:11 PM
While the New York Jets are set to bring in Arizona Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Bowles, he appears to have emerged as the favorite to land a head coaching job; but with another team in the NFL. ***PHOTO1*** D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal Constitution has reported that Bowles has emerged...