Category: ‘Defense’

New York Jets Return from Their Bye Week Healthier and Hungrier
October 12th, 2015 at 2:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Jets are back from their bye week with a fresh outlook and are preparing to build on their 3-1 start. Injury update: S Calvin Pryor said his knee is improving and he will play this Sunday against the Redskins. DL Leonard Williams (ankle) claims he is fine and practiced with...

With Return of Sheldon Richardson, the New York Jets’ Defensive Line Just Got More Dangerous
October 12th, 2015 at 9:42 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Jets defensive line is considered one of the best in the league. Muhammad Wilkerson, Damon "Snacks" Harrison and rookie Leonard Williams headlins a formidable group that consistently wins in the trenches and makes plays behind the line of scrimmage. On Monday, that group is about to get better...

How Will the Week 5 Bye Affect the New York Jets?
October 11th, 2015 at 11:39 AM
***PHOTO1*** At 3-1, the New York Jets are being considered one of the "surprise" teams thus far in the NFL. But an early bye week can change the course of a team's season. Usually, the bye comes closer the mid-season and serves as a sabbatical of sorts and provides much-needed time...

New York Jets LB Quinton Coples Losing Snaps
October 9th, 2015 at 3:47 PM
With the 16th pick i the 1st round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the New York Jets selected linebacker Quinton Coples out of North Carolina. Since then, Coples has racked up 109 tackles, 16.5 sacks, 2 forced fumbles (1 recovered), 4 passes defended and 20 stuffs worth 63 yards. All...

New York Jets Defense Receives Boost with Signing of Safety Dion Bailey
October 8th, 2015 at 3:44 PM
Before the New York Jets flew to London last week to face the Miami Dolphins, they added safety Dion Bailey to their roster. With the injuries among defensive players, it was a smart move. Head coach Todd Bowles looked even smarter after starting strong safety Calvin Pryor left the game...