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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’ Rex Ryan was Right: 2013 Jets Similar to 2009 Team
September 24th, 2013 at 11:00 PM
When New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan compared this year's team to the 2009 team that went to the AFC Championship game, it drew snickers and was brushed off as hot air from Rex. The "experts" have been writing this Jets team off since before the start of this...

Can Joe McKnight Make the New York Jets Roster as a Running Back?
June 23rd, 2013 at 11:50 PM
New York Jets running back Joe McKnight has been an enigma throughout his NFL and collegiate football career. Joe McKnight committed to USC as one of the most-hyped high school prospects in the country, drawing comparisons to Marshall Faulk, but went on to have a fairly ordinary tenure with the...

New York Giants Punter Steve Weatherford Still Talking About Mike Westhoff
June 22nd, 2013 at 8:05 PM
New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford last punted for the New York Jets in 2010. After the 2010 season, Steve Weatherford joined the Giants, winning a Super Bowl with the team in 2011. It's now the summer of 2013 with training camp for the 2013 NFL regular season just around...

Louie Aguiar Hired as New York Jets Assistant Special Teams Coordinator
February 5th, 2013 at 12:24 PM
With Mike Westhoff retiring, New York Jets assistant special teams coordinator Ben Kotwica has moved into the role of special teams coordinator. To fill his spot, the Jets have hired former NFL punter Louie Aguiar. Louie Aguiar punted for the Jets, Kansas City Chiefs, Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears...

Bart Scott, Calvin Pace Among New York Jets Expected to Be Cut as Soon as Possible
January 7th, 2013 at 2:30 PM
The New York Jets are saddled with salary cap issues heading into this offseason, while also in need of some major upgrades throughout the roster. To make strides towards solving both of those issues, the Jets are expected to cut some veterans that have been familiar faces around Florham Park...

New York Jets Versus Buffalo Bills: Week 17 Wrap-Up
January 2nd, 2013 at 4:48 PM
The New York Jets capped their 2012 season with a loss to the Bills in Buffalo, 28-9. They finished with a 6-10 record and based upon losing to Tennessee and San Diego they will have the number nine pick in the 2013 NFL Draft. ***PHOTO1*** First Quarter: Since the Bills ranked dead last...

New York Jets’ Rex Ryan: Lots of Change Coming but Head Coach Should Stay
December 28th, 2012 at 7:41 PM
The New York Jets will have a lot of fresh faces joining their organization, and plenty of tired faces leaving, especially on the coaching staff and in the front office. Mike Tannenbaum is expected to be relieved of his duties as general manager on Monday, offensive coordinator Tony Sparano is...

New York Jets Embarrassed at MetLife Stadium, Lose to Miami Dolphins 30-9
October 29th, 2012 at 11:07 AM
The New York Jets entered yesterday's game against the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium with a chance to be 4-4 before heading into their bye week, setting up a potential second half run at a playoff spot. The Jets were thoroughly beaten by the Dolphins, with the offense and special...

New York Jets Release Patrick Turner, Bring Back Ricky Sapp
September 11th, 2012 at 11:50 PM
On Tuesday the New York Jets made several roster moves that may impact this Sunday's game versus the Pittsburgh Steelers, including waiving wide receiver Patrick Turner. Last week they brought cornerback LeQuan Lewis back as part of the practice squad, but he was released to make room for linebacker Ricky...

New York Jets Defeat Buffalo Bills: What We Learned from Week One
September 10th, 2012 at 1:20 PM
The New York Jets beat the Buffalo Bills 48-28 at MetLife Stadium on Sunday, kicking off their 2012 regular season schedule with a convincing divisional win. Rex Ryan is a confident guy and probably didn't need the boost, but the performance certainly buoyed the hopes of Jets fans and showed...

New York Jets Safety Eric Smith Ruled Out for Sunday Versus Buffalo Bills
September 6th, 2012 at 11:33 AM
New York Jets safety Eric Smith has been ruled out by head coach Rex Ryan for the home opener this Sunday at MetLife Stadium against the Buffalo Bills. Eric Smith has been bothered by knee and hip injuries since the first preseason game versus the Cincinnati Bengals, but the Jets...

Josh Brown Thanks New York Jets, Apparently Released
August 27th, 2012 at 10:24 AM
The New York Jets kicking battle is seemingly over, with Josh Brown tweeting thanks to the Jets in what looks like a farewell message. That would make Nick Folk the kicker once again for the Jets, his third season with the team. It was a tight battle but the Jets...

New York Jets Vs. New York Giants: What to Watch for in MetLife Bowl
August 18th, 2012 at 4:43 PM
The annual New York Jets vs. New York Giants preseason game has been dubbed the MetLife Bowl, played between the teams that inhabit MetLife Stadium. The winning team gets a trophy of Snoopy (the cartoon character), but the game is decided by players that often don't even make the roster....

New York Jets Waive Travis Baltz; Has T.J. Conley Won the Punter Job?
August 12th, 2012 at 12:45 PM
The New York Jets have waived punter Travis Baltz, seemingly handing the punting the job to incumbent T.J. Conley. The Jets weren't thrilled with how T.J. Conley performed last season and were hoping to bring in some competition, a la the current battle between Nick Folk and Josh Brown for...

New York Jets’ Eric Smith Expected to Miss Rest of Preseason with MCL Injury
August 11th, 2012 at 9:10 PM
New York Jets safety Eric Smith left last night's preseason game against the Cincinnati Bengals with an apparent knee injury. Eric Smith appears to have sustained an MCL sprain, as reported by Jenny Vrentas of the Star-Ledger. The Jets bolstered their safety position over the offseason with LaRon Landry and...

New York Jets Drop Preseason Opener to Cincinnati Bengals, 17-6
August 10th, 2012 at 11:26 PM
The New York Jets opened their 2012 preseason schedule at Paul Brown Stadium as they visited the Cincinnati Bengals, losing their first exhibition matchup 17-6. There were some definite bright spots, some areas in dire need of improvement, and overall it looked a lot like what you would expect the...

New York Jets Training Camp Standouts
August 8th, 2012 at 10:31 AM
While training camp will conclude this week as the New York Jets prepare for their first preseason game Friday versus the Cincinnati Bengals, we will take a look at some players that have stood out during camp. Most of these players are not household names, and may not even be...

New York Jets Minicamp Kicks Off Today: Mandatory for Players
June 12th, 2012 at 8:00 AM
New York Jets minicamp officially starts today at the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center in Florham Park, N.J., with all Jets players expected to attend. It's a three-day Jets minicamp that is mandatory for players to attend, the last mandatory team sessions before the Jets go upstate to SUNY Cortland...