Tagged: ‘salary cap space’

New York Jets Re-sign Matt Simms Through 2014 NFL Season
January 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Jets have re-signed Matt Simms to a one year contract. Matt Simms ended up beating out Greg McElroy in training camp, and with the injury to Mark Sanchez he served as the team's primary backup quarterback. Simms ended up appearing in three games in relief of Geno...

New York Jets’ Antonio Cromartie Wants to Remain with Team, Expected to Be Released
January 6th, 2014 at 12:49 PM
The New York Jets are expected to release cornerback Antonio Cromartie by March 30, when his $5 million roster bonus kicks in. Cromartie is coming off a season hampered by injury, with the possibility of offseason hip surgery still looming. Antonio Cromartie has made it known that he wants to...

New York Jets Eliminated from Playoff Contention: Time to Look Forward to 2014
December 17th, 2013 at 11:54 PM
The New York Jets have officially been eliminated from playoff contention by way of the 61-yard field goal by Justin Tuck of the Baltimore Ravens that gave Baltimore an 18-16 win over the Detroit Lions. At 6-8, the best the Jets can hope to do is tie the currently 8-6...

New York Jets General Manager John Idzik Defends Offseason Signings of David Garrard, Mike Goodson
June 13th, 2013 at 10:50 PM
Reasonable observers knew that the New York Jets needed to hit the reset button if they planned on building the team back up the right way. Lack of talent combined with a lack of salary cap space will do that to a franchise. That's exactly what the Jets did this...

New York Jets Select West Virginia Quarterback Geno Smith in Second Round of 2013 NFL Draft
April 26th, 2013 at 7:40 PM
The New York Jets selected West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft. The Jets picked Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner and Missouri defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft last night. Combined with the restructure of D'Brickashaw Ferguson's...