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New York Jets’ Sheldon Richardson Named Defensive Rookie of the Year
February 1st, 2014 at 7:46 PM
New York Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson has finally gotten his due for making a huge impact as a rookie. Late in the season Richardson went ahead and told everyone that he was the right choice for the 2013 Defensive Rookie of the Year. Most agreed, and tonight Sheldon Richardson...

Antonio Cromartie Will Not Need Hip Surgery, Has Not Talked to New York Jets About Restructuring Contract
January 30th, 2014 at 4:45 PM
New York Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie made an appearance at Jets House in New York City to interact with both the fans and the media.  When speaking to reporters, he touched up on two topics that have many asking questions: the status of his hip and his contract situation.  Right away,...

New York Jets’ Nick Mangold, Antonio Cromartie Both on Team Rice for 2014 Pro Bowl
January 22nd, 2014 at 11:13 PM
New York Jets fans shouldn't be conflicted when they watch the 2014 Pro Bowl this weekend (don't act like you're not going to watch). Both Jets representatives - Nick Mangold and Antonio Cromartie - will be on Team Rice. The NFL decided to buck the AFC and NFC format for...

New York Jets’ Nick Mangold, Antonio Cromartie Headed to 2014 Pro Bowl
January 20th, 2014 at 11:01 PM
Nick Mangold and Antonio Cromartie of the New York Jets are headed to the 2014 Pro Bowl in Hawaii this weekend as replacement players. Nick Mangold was the first alternate at center when the initial rosters were released, Cromartie the second alternate at cornerback. With Aqib Talib of the New...

New York Jets’ Rex Ryan Given Contract Extension Through 2016 Season
January 17th, 2014 at 10:15 PM
After the New York Jets won their last two games of the 2013 season to finish at 8-8, many still thought it could have been Rex Ryan's last games as Jets head coach. Owner Woody Johnson ended that talk quickly by stating Ryan would be back in 2014. Now Rex...

New York Jets 2014 Free Agent Tote Board: Restricted, Unrestricted and Exclusive Rights
January 13th, 2014 at 10:11 PM
Now that the New York Jets are well into the offseason following their 8-8 record in 2013, we can take a look at all of the players who are free agents for the club in 2014. There are several key starters and quality reserves that will hopefully be brought back...

New York Jets Assistant Coaches Without Contracts, Free to Speak with Other NFL Teams
January 11th, 2014 at 11:45 AM
At the team's end of the year press conference, New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan told the media, "I think it would be pretty clear what the Jets think of our coaches here in the next few days." Without any movement on new contracts for Jets assistant coaches nearly...

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’ Muhammad Wilkerson Named to All-Pro Second Team
January 3rd, 2014 at 11:36 PM
New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson has been selected as a second team All-Pro, a deserving honor for one of the top defensive ends in the NFL. Wilkerson has been exceptionally productive in a system that doesn't typically produce major numbers at his position. Muhammad Wilkerson was included at...

New York Jets Sign Eight Players to Reserve/Future Contracts
January 2nd, 2014 at 11:41 PM
Now that the 2013 season has come to an end for the New York Jets the front office will begin the process of evaluating current and future talent for 2014. To that end on Tuesday, the Jets made their first moves by signing eight players to reserve/future contracts for next...

New York Jets Versus Miami Dolphins: Week 17 Wrap-Up
December 30th, 2013 at 11:00 PM
In the final game of the 2013 season the New York Jets came to play and after giving up a touchdown early in the second quarter, scored 20 unanswered points to beat the Miami Dolphins 20-7 and knock them out of the playoffs. The Jets won their last two games...

New York Jets Week 17 Injury Report; Inactive Players
December 29th, 2013 at 11:55 AM
We are at the final week of the 2013 NFL season with the New York Jets (7-8) in Florida to face the division rival Miami Dolphins (8-7) with a chance to knock off Miami and keep them out of the playoffs. This could be head coach Rex Ryan's final game,...

New York Jets’ Muhammad Wilkerson Snubbed: No 2014 Pro Bowl Selections for Team
December 28th, 2013 at 12:26 AM
It hasn't been a banner season season for the New York Jets and that was emphasized once more with the announcement of the selections to this season's Pro Bowl. The Jets didn't place any players in the Pro Bowl this season, with defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson standing out as the...

New York Jets’ Muhammad Wilkerson Named 2013 Team MVP by Teammates
December 25th, 2013 at 12:12 PM
Despite that Christmas fell in the middle of the week, the New York Jets utilized the time prior to the holiday to vote for their fellow teammates for 2013 team awards. Defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson was named the team most valuable player (MVP) for the current season. ***VIDEO1*** Now in his third...

New York Jets Versus Cleveland Browns: Week 16 Wrap-Up
December 23rd, 2013 at 7:57 PM
As there now appears to be differing reports on the future of head coach Rex Ryan, the New York Jets (7-8) played a turnover-free ballgame and beat the Cleveland Browns (4-11) by the score of 24-13 in their home finale. The Buffalo Bills also won beating the Miami Dolphins, and...

New York Jets Week 16 Injury Report; Inactive Players
December 22nd, 2013 at 12:24 PM
The New York Jets (6-8) return home to MetLife Stadium to face the Cleveland Browns (4-10). Both teams are playing out the string of there final two regular season games. It's time to see if some younger players will see more playing time to be evaluated for next season. ***PHOTO1*** OUT/Inactive: QB David...

New York Jets Look Back Series: 2003 New York Jets Season
December 21st, 2013 at 11:30 PM
As the New York Jets 2013 season is about to come to a close, we continue our look back series with the New York Jets 2003 season a decade earlier. The team finished with a 6-10 record and out of the playoffs which sounds familiar to current Jets fans. ***PHOTO1*** Coming off...

New York Jets’ Ed Reed Lashes Out at the Media
December 20th, 2013 at 9:33 PM
It has been a frustrating season for New York Jets safety Ed Reed following his departure from the Baltimore Ravens. Coming off of a Super Bowl victory, bouncing between two teams with losing records wasn't exactly the follow-up he had planned. Ed Reed has faced some individual criticism throughout the...

New York Jets Versus Carolina Panthers: Week 15 Wrap-Up
December 16th, 2013 at 11:28 PM
On Sunday the New York Jets (6-7) traveled to North Carolina to play the Carolina Panthers (9-4) in the hope of keeping their playoff hopes alive with a win. They lost 30-20, ending almost any chance of that for the 2013 season, but they can play the spoiler role in...

New York Jets Week 15 Injury Report; Inactive Players
December 15th, 2013 at 3:23 PM
As the New York Jets (6-7) travel to Bank of America Stadium in North Carolina to face the Carolina Panthers (9-4), they will be without wide receiver Stephen Hill who was ruled out after Friday's practices. Cornerback Antonio Cromartie seems to be a game time decision since he passed his...