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Category: ‘Cornerbacks’

Huge Opportunity for New York Jets Cornerbacks
August 12th, 2014 at 5:46 PM
The New York Jets suffered two crushing blows to their secondary this past weekend with injuries to Dee Milliner and Dexter McDougle during Sunday’s practice.  Both figured to play a major role in the secondary when the season got underway.  Milliner was set to be the first cornerback on the...

Antonio Allen to Start at Cornerback for New York Jets in Preseason Game Vs. Cincinnati Bengals
August 12th, 2014 at 3:46 PM
In a span of 48 hours, Antonio Allen went from being a starting safety for the New York Jets into a starting cornerback role due to the injuries that have hammered the New York Jets secondary. ***VIDEO1*** Dee Milliner has a high ankle sprain and will be out 3-4 weeks, Dexter McDougle...

New York Jets Sign Veteran Cornerback LeQuan Lewis; Release LB Tim Fugger
August 12th, 2014 at 2:20 PM
With the injuries that have ravaged the depth chart of the New York Jets secondary and cornerback position, the team made a move to add some veteran experience to the position, although it's not the guy most are thinking. ***VIDEO1*** The Jets have signed former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Dallas Cowboys cornerback...

Dee Milliner Expected to Miss 3-4 Weeks with High Ankle Sprain; Questionable for Week 1 Vs. Oakland Raiders
August 11th, 2014 at 3:46 PM
Earlier in the day, it had been reported that New York Jets top cornerback Dee Milliner had suffered a high ankle sprain during Sunday's practice and would need to miss a few weeks to rehab the injury. ***VIDEO1*** The few weeks now, is at least three to four weeks, as Ed Werder from...

New York Jets’ Dee Milliner Has High Ankle Sprain; Expected to Miss a Few Weeks
August 11th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
With Dexter McDougle tearing his ACL this past week and now being forced to miss the entire 2014 season and Dimitri Patterson dealing with an ankle and calf injury, the last thing the Jets needed was another injury to their depleted secondary. ***VIDEO1*** That is though, what happened with second year corner...

New York Jets Reach Out to Former Eagles, Falcons CB Asante Samuel for Defensive Back Help
August 11th, 2014 at 12:26 PM
The New York Jets cornerback depth chart has taken a bit of a beating over the last couple of days. ***VIDEO1*** Dee Milliner injured his ankle and Dexter McDougle tore his ACL this past week in practice and will force him to miss the 2014 season, which has caused general manager John...

Is New York Jets General Manager John Idzik Regretting not Signing a Big Name Cornerback?
August 11th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The New York Jets quickly went from a team on the rise to a team looking on the outside in in many people's eyes in the matter of a day.  With Dexter McDougle suffering a torn ACL, which will force him to miss the season, and Dee Milliner suffering a high...

Pair of New York Jets CBs Injured in Practice
August 10th, 2014 at 12:46 PM
According to multiple sources, New York Jets CB Dee Milliner suffered an ankle injury today and was helped off the field by trainers.  Milliner was in extreme pain heading to the sideline.  ***PHOTO1***  At this point, there has been no speculation on whether this injury was deemed serious, or just something minor. ...

New York Jets Five Biggest Questions Heading into 2014
August 1st, 2014 at 6:52 PM
With New York Jets training camp right around the corner, we take a look at the five biggest questions for the team heading into the season. 5) Will Chris Johnson rush for 1,000 yards for the seventh straight year?  With all eyes firmly planted on the QB competition between Geno Smith...

New York Jets Release Mike Goodson; All 2014 Draftees Now Signed
June 19th, 2014 at 11:22 AM
Last offseason one of the players that was signed by General Manager John Idzik was running back/kick returned Mike Goodson in the hopes that he would add speed to both areas. He was caught with a gun and drugs during a traffic stop and eventually suspended four games by the...

New York Jets 2014 NFL Draft Profiles: Cornerbacks
April 23rd, 2014 at 1:55 PM
Now that the 2014 NFL Draft is less than three weeks the New York Jets front office, lead by general manager John Idzik is finalizing there draft strategy. We here at Jets101 will be looking into several key positional needs between now and then. We lead off with a look...

New York Jets: Sign Jacoby Ford and Dimitri Patterson
April 1st, 2014 at 8:08 PM
On Tuesday the New York Jets made another small splash into the free agent market by signing wide receiver Jacoby Ford (Oakland) and corner back Dimitri Patterson (Miami) to add depth to the roster. These signings came on the heels of one other player visit on Monday as well. ***PHOTO1*** On Monday...

Darrelle Revis: Reported Signing with New England Patriots, Revis Camp Says not Yet
March 12th, 2014 at 9:34 PM
The major bombshell tonight in NFL Free Agency has been the reported signing of former New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis by the New England Patriots. The signing was reported by Adam Schefter of ESPN. However, John Geiger, Marketing and Business Manager for Darrelle Revis, tweeted to his followers that...

New York Jets: Now Ready to Make Big Splash in Free Agency?
March 11th, 2014 at 11:22 AM
In recent days the New York Jets have moved on from the most expensive players/contracts that were on their books. With the releases of Antonio Cromartie and Santonio Holmes they have freed up over $17.5 million to help them in the NFL free agent market place that opens today at...

New York Jets Release Antonio Cromartie as NFL Free Agency Nears
March 9th, 2014 at 5:29 PM
The New York Jets released Antonio Cromartie today after weeks of speculation that the move was inevitable. NFL free agency opens with the new league year on Tuesday and Antonio Cromartie was set to collect a major roster bonus shortly into the free agency period. Antonio Cromartie struggled with some...

New York Jets Re-Sign Ellis Lankster and Darrin Walls Ahead of Free Agency
March 6th, 2014 at 10:20 AM
On Wednesday the New York Jets started to address several of their own players ahead of the start of free agency next Tuesday, March 11, at 4:00 p.m. The team re-signed two of their veteran backup corner backs in Ellis Lankster and Darrin Walls. ***PHOTO1*** Last week the New York Jets kicked...

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’ 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...