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Eric Decker and Dee Milliner Questionable for Monday Night Game Vs Chicago Bears
September 18th, 2014 at 2:10 PM
Eric Decker, without a doubt, has been the best wide receiver on the field this year for the New York Jets. When he had to leave the field in Sunday's contest vs the Green Bay Packers late in the second half, the Jets were hard pressed to continue their strong...

New York Jets: Keys to Victory Against Green Bay Packers
September 12th, 2014 at 9:48 PM
After a big week one victory, the New York Jets head to Lambeau Field to take on the Green Bay Packers. This is a game that many say will be a difficult one for the Jets. A lot will have to be done to leave Green Bay with a win. ***PHOTO1*** Stay...

New York Jets Running Backs Even Better than Advertised
September 9th, 2014 at 3:10 PM
The New York Jets entered the season with a few well documented holes to the roster. One place that the Jets were perceived to be very strong was at the running back position. A combination of Chris Johnson, Chris Ivory, and Bilal Powell figured to be one of the best...

New York Jets’ Chris Ivory Admites ‘He Screwed Up’ Raising Hand During 71-Yard Touchdown Run
September 8th, 2014 at 4:06 PM
If you ever watch a blooper reel of NFL plays, the one that comes to mind is Leon Lett's almost returned fumble touchdown for the Dallas Cowboys against the Buffalo Bills. Newton is running back the play, slows up, Bills player Don Beebe runs behind Newton around the goal line,...

New York Jets’ Calvin Pryor Talks ‘Missed Pick Six’ Chance Vs Raiders; Gives Himself B-minus Grade
September 8th, 2014 at 2:11 PM
The New York Jets got to see just how impactful first round draft pick Calvin Pryor could be on the field in a game that actually counted and mattered for them. ***PHOTO1*** Pryor was busting up plays in the back field early on and deflecting balls thrown by Oakland Raiders rookie quarterback...

New York Jets’ Dee Milliner Officially Ruled Out for Sunday Vs. Oakland Raiders
September 5th, 2014 at 2:23 PM
It didn't look promising for New York Jets starting cornerback Dee Milliner to play on Sunday in the team's regular season and home opener against the Oakland Raiders due to a high ankle sprain. ***PHOTO1*** On Friday when Jets head coach Rex Ryan met with the media, he all but confirmed what...

New York Jets DC Dennis Thurman: Calvin Pryor Ahead Mentally of Most Young Safeties
September 5th, 2014 at 9:50 AM
With young players in any defense's secondary, it's almost common practice in the NFL for an offensive coordinator and a quarterback to prepare to take deep shots down the field. ***PHOTO1*** Only the Oakland Raiders and Derek Carr might want to think twice about doing so, especially since first-round draft pick and...

Throwback Thursday: New York Jets’ 23-22 Victory Over Oakland Raiders in 1997
September 4th, 2014 at 9:21 PM
As the New York Jets get ready to open their season on Sunday against the Oakland Raiders, let us make a trip to the time capsule. The year was 1997, and it was week four of the NFL season. The Jets were a league-worst 1-15 the previous season and had...

Austin Howard Returns to the Meadowlands to Face Former Team
September 4th, 2014 at 1:12 PM
In an offseason that brought much scrutiny to the New York Jets front office on how to spend cap space, one move that is rarely mentioned is the one the New York Jets never made. Austin Howard signed with the Oakland Raiders this offseason to a five year, $30 million...

Dee Milliner Unlikely to Play for Jets on Sunday Vs. Oakland Raiders; Ankle Slowly Progressing
September 4th, 2014 at 7:49 AM
With Antonio Allen set to start at one side at cornerback for the New York Jets on Sunday against the Oakland Raiders, it doesn't appear that they will have Dee Milliner ready for the game. ***PHOTO1*** Milliner has been out since August 10 with a high ankle sprain; an injury that had...

New York Jets: Keys to Victory Against the Oakland Raiders in Season Opener
September 3rd, 2014 at 5:00 PM
MetLife Stadium will be packed and loud on Sunday as the New York Jets open their season against the Oakland Raiders. There will be no better way to start the 2014 regular season than with a victory. What do the Jets need to do to start the season 1-0? ***PHOTO1*** Good old...

Antonio Allen to Start at Cornerback for New York Jets in Week 1 Vs. Oakland Raiders
September 3rd, 2014 at 10:50 AM
With Dee Miliner and Dimitri Patterson not in the picture for the New York Jets because of injuries, or in Patterson's case, being released from the team, it opened the door for Antonio Allen to become a starter at the position. ***PHOTO1*** Ever since Milliner and Dexter McDougle went down with injuries...

Oakland Raiders to Start Derek Carr at Quarterback for Week 1 Vs. New York Jets
September 2nd, 2014 at 9:29 AM
Last season, it was the New York Jets who started their rookie quarterback in the first week of the season in Geno Smith. One year later, their Week 1 opponents, the Oakland Raiders, will be doing the same thing. ***PHOTO1*** Jay Glazer of FOX Sports has reported that Raiders head coach Dennis...

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 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 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’ Rex Ryan: “This is as Healthy as We’ve Been in a Long Time”
December 6th, 2013 at 11:05 PM
The New York Jets are staying positive despite three consecutive losses, their spirits buoyed by a strong week of practice and good news on the injury report. The team did downgrade wide receiver Stephen Hill from probable to questionable, but he is the only player currently listed as questionable. Every...

New York Jets’ Rex Ryan, Geno Smith: Best Offensive Practice of the Year Today
December 4th, 2013 at 11:01 PM
Coming off three consecutive losses, including two games during which the team produced three points each, the New York Jets are raving about their offense's performance in practice today. Jets head coach Rex Ryan and quarterback Geno Smith both spoke to the media about the efficiency of the offense in...

Can the New York Jets Clinch a Playoff Berth and Also Run the Table?
November 4th, 2013 at 3:15 PM
At 5-4, the New York Jets have already exceeded the expectations of many people.  In what has been labeled as a rebuilding year, they have shown they might be legitimate playoff contenders and can compete with some of the NFL’s best teams.  As they head into their bye week, Jets...

Josh Cribbs: New York Jets Among Four Teams in the Running for Wide Reciever
May 14th, 2013 at 10:09 AM
Josh Cribbs has completed his visits with interested NFL teams and is expected to make a decision on where he will play this season over the next few days. The New York Jets are one of the four teams that Josh Cribbs visited and is considering, along with the New...