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New York Jets: Nine Players from 2014 NFL Draft Signed
May 18th, 2014 at 12:12 PM
This past weekend NFL teams opened there rookie mini camps and the New York Jets did so with nine of there 12 draftees signed already. The only players who had not signed prior to mini-camp were safety Calvin Pryor and corner backs Dexter McDougle and Brandon Dixon. ***PHOTO1*** Now that the 2014...

New York Jets: 2014 Roster Number Assignments
May 15th, 2014 at 2:33 PM
Now that the 2014 NFL Draft is past and teams are starting to prepare for organized team activities (OTA's) and mini-camps, the New York Jets needed to assign numbers to all of there players drafted and added since last season. We also noted here the numbers for all the un-drafted...

New York Jets: Sign Eight Un-drafted Free Agents
May 13th, 2014 at 11:44 AM
At the conclusion of the 2014 NFL Draft on Saturday the New York Jets, along with the 31 other clubs, went through the process of contacting those who went un-drafted. They signed eight such players to help bring competition during OTA's, mini-camp and training camp in July. Of course these...

New York Jets 2014 NFL Draft: Mock Draft 1.0
May 7th, 2014 at 2:22 PM
Now that the 2014 NFL Draft starts on Thursday with round one in prime time, we sum up our draft previews for the New York Jets with our only mock draft for all 12 selections. There are some additional players previewed here due to the Jets having the largest amount...

New York Jets 2014 NFL Draft Profiles: Safeties
April 25th, 2014 at 4:21 PM
Now with the 2014 NFL Draft just under two weeks away starting on May 8th in primetime we take a look at the other half of the secondary for the New York Jets. Here are some safeties that could potentially be good fits for the Jets, and if you missed...

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: All 12 2014 NFL Draft Choices
April 21st, 2014 at 8:08 PM
As we are slated to begin a short series of player profiles for the 2014 NFL Draft in less than three weeks we will list out all of the New York Jets draft choices. The Jets will have 12 draft choices due to gaining one in the fourth round via...

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...

New York Jets: Thomas McGaughey Leaving LSU to Become Special Teams Coordinator
February 5th, 2014 at 10:49 PM
Thomas McGaughey will leave LSU to join the New York Jets as their special teams coordinator. The Jets have been looking for a replacement since Brian Kotwica decided to leave for the same role with the Washington Redskins. The 2013 season was Kotwica's first as the team's special teams coordinator,...

New York Jets Targeting Thomas McGaughey of LSU as Next Special Teams Coordinator?
January 26th, 2014 at 11:02 PM
It appears as though the New York Jets have their sights set on a replacement for Ben Kotwica, who left the team to become the special teams coordinator for the Washington Redskins. Kotwica stepped into the role of special teams coordinator after Mike Westhoff retired. The Jets are reportedly targeting...

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 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 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 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...

New York Jets Versus Oakland Raiders: Week 14 Wrap-Up
December 9th, 2013 at 10:15 PM
The New York Jets (5-7) were coming off a three-game losing streak while facing off against the Oakland Raiders (4-8) but got out to an early 10-0 lead and never looked back in winning 37-27. Now the Jets will have to travel for a late game next Sunday against the...