Category: ‘Defense’

Former New York Jets LB Bart Scott: Darrelle Revis was Left “In Orbit” This Season
February 2nd, 2016 at 8:12 AM
Bart Scott, the loquacious former New York Jets linebacker turned CBS Sports studio analyst, says the Jets relied too heavily on CB Darrelle Revis' skills on defense, leaving the 30 year-old future Hall-of-Famer to fend for himself. Revis suffered a concussion this season and appeared a step slower, but was...

Salary Cap-Strapped New York Jets May Restructure Revis’ Deal and Cut Cromartie
January 31st, 2016 at 3:47 PM
The New York Jets have a lot of decisions to make this offseason and not a whole lot of cap space to work with. With approximately $12 million in cap space, they have to figure out how to retain QB Ryan Fitzpatrick and DE Muhammad Wilkerson, both impending free agents....

New York Jets’ Damon Harrison Seeking $5MM Annually
January 29th, 2016 at 4:58 PM
New York Jets defensive lineman Damon Harrison is slated to be a free agent this year. The Jets want him to stick around, and he wants to stay, but he wants a price. Believing that he is the best 3-4 nose tackle in the league, Harrison is seeking $5 million...

New York Jets Looking to Bring Back LB Erin Henderson to Replace Damario Davis: Report
January 28th, 2016 at 11:54 AM
The New York Jets are moving away from Damario Davis at OLB and committing to Erin Henderson, the former Minnesota Viking according to a source. The Jets, seeing there may not be a better option in free agency, are close to re-signing Henderson which would lessen their shopping list come...

New York Jets’ Sheldon Richardson Pleads Guilty in High-Speed Chase
January 27th, 2016 at 6:54 PM
New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson took police in O'Fallon, Missouri on a high-speed chase last July. He had already been suspended for the first four games of the NFL season because he tested positive for marijuana. He eluded police, resisted arrest, and drove over 140 miles per hour,...