Tagged: ‘Football’

New York Jets DE Muhammad Wilkerson Back Running, but His Destination is Still Unknown
April 22nd, 2016 at 9:14 AM
By this time next week, we'll know whether DE Muhammad Wilkerson will be a member of the New York Jets or not. The club is trying to find a home for the franchise-tagged Pro Bowler and their best bet will be to do so by next Thursday, when the first...

Jets One of Several Teams to Express Interest in Panthers’ Josh Norman; Unlikely to Afford Him
April 21st, 2016 at 11:41 AM
On Wednesday, the Carolina Panthers shocked the NFL when they rescinded their franchise tag on All Pro cornerback Josh Norman and officially made him a free agent. ***PHOTO1*** Norman was reportedly demanding in excess of $16 million per season in contract demands from the Panthers; a number the team was unwilling to...

New York Jets C Nick Mangold Goes Wild at New York Rangers’ Playoff Game
April 20th, 2016 at 9:06 AM
Nick Mangold, the New York Jets' Pro Bowl center, was asked to calm his act down at the New York Rangers-Pittsburgh Penguins playoff game at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night. Mangold, sitting with teammates Eric Decker and Ryan Fitzpatrick behind the Penguins' bench, was reportedly out of control and...

New York Jets WRs Eric Decker, Brandon Marshall Trying to Lure Ryan Fitzpatrick Back
April 19th, 2016 at 10:56 AM
New York Jets wide receivers Eric Decker and Brandon Marshall are trying to lure free agent quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick back to the team with a video message. Fitzpatrick and the Jets are still far apart on a new contract, a situation that will not be resolved anytime soon, it appears. ***PHOTO1*** Decker...

New York Jets Exercise Fifth-Year Option on DL Sheldon Richardson
April 19th, 2016 at 9:16 AM
The New York Jets have exercised the fifth-year option on the contract of the their 2013 first round selection, DL Sheldon Richardson, who has proved to be both productive and versatile in his three seasons with the Jets. The deal insures Richardson will be with the Jets through the 2017...