Jets Rumors & News

  • 2015 Pro Bowl: Complete roster "The rosters for the 2015 Pro Bowl, which will be Jan. 25, 2015 at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN in Glendale, Arizona, the site of Super Bowl XLIV, were announced Tuesday. Like last year, it's the unconferenced format with players selected without regard to conference in voting by fans, coaches and..." December 24

  • Muhammad Wilkerson continues wait for new contract

    ESPN New York "One of the storylines at the start of training camp was the Muhammad Wilkerson contract situation: Would the New York Jets reward their best player with an extension? Wilkerson waited. And waited. And waited. Still no extension. On Tuesday, he acknowledged for the first time that he..." December 24

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    Rich Cimini @RichCimini

    Michael Vick said he has "a good, solid two years" left in his career. #nyj

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    Rich Cimini @RichCimini

    Ryan wouldn't rule out Mangold and Harvin, but said if he were a betting man, he wouldn't be optimistic. Mangold has high ankle sprain.

  • Jets eyeing Casserly to consult "Preparing for the likelihood of an organizational housecleaning, New York Jets owner Woody Johnson is poised to hire former Houston Texans and Washington Redskins general manager Charley Casserly as a consultant in the event he decides to make major changes, league sources told ESPN. With the..." December 23

  • Geno Smith: A coaching change could be good for us all

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Jets' players seemingly have come to grips with the likelihood that Rex Ryan won't be their coach at this time next week. With one game remaining in a 3-12 season, next Sunday at Miami, the Jets are widely expected to hold a press conference the following day, and announce that Ryan has..." December 23

  • Patriots escape New Jersey with narrow win over Jets

    WEEI Boston "The Patriots escaped from MetLife Stadium with a victory on Sunday, barely coming away with a 17-16 victory over the Jets. It wasn’t an easy one for New England, as the Patriots had to battle back from a 13-7 third-quarter deficit on the way to the win. But some key stops late and a couple of..." December 22

  • Nick Mangold carted off field "Jets center Nick Mangold, a five-time Pro Bowl selection, was carted off with a potentially serious ankle injury in the second quarter Sunday against the Patriots. The Jets announced that Mangold won't return to the game. He was taken for an X-ray, but the results weren't immediately..." December 21

  • Will Revis have “something special” for the Jets this time around?

    Pro Football Talk "Before the Patriots hosted the Jets back in October, former Jets and current Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis reportedly planned “something special” for his old team. That “something special” ended up being “something nothing.”" December 21

  • Jets, Harvin brace for the return of Revis Island

    New York Post "Percy Harvin meant no disrespect when he mentioned he was “licking my chops” at the thought of going against Darrelle Revis Sunday night when the Jets meet the Patriots at MetLife Stadium. “Licking my chops wasn’t based on anything other than the excitement of the matchup,” Harvin said Friday...." December 20

  • Vick: Florida St.'s Winston 'future of the NFL'

    ESPN New York "Once considered one of the NFL's biggest stars, New York Jets quarterback Michael Vick says he thinks Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston could be the league's next big star. "I think he's the future of the NFL," Vick said of the Seminoles' Heisman Trophy winner, according to..." December 20

  • Rex Ryan on how Tom Brady makes everything easier: ‘My wife could coach him’

    Sportress of Blogitude "As Rex Ryan looks back on his tumultuous tenure as head coach of the New York Jets, the fiery and brash leader recognizes all too well that the inability to get consistent production out of the quarterback position may be one of the primary reasons he likely will be out of a job at season’s..." December 20

  • Richardson says he's among NFL top DL

    ESPN New York "One year after being named the NFL's top defensive rookie, New York Jets standout Sheldon Richardson believes he's just as good as any defensive lineman in the league, including J.J. Watt of the Houston Texans. "J.J. Watt, he's got a few more sacks than me, but it's the same type of..." December 19

  • Seattle GM says John Idzik is right man for Jets

    Newsday "If Jets owner Woody Johnson wants the opinion of the front-office architect of the defending Super Bowl champion on whether he should keep John Idzik as his general manager, here it is: "I think [Idzik] should be able to hire his own coach and see how it goes," John Schneider, the Seahawks'..." December 19

  • Josh Thomas says Jets didn’t coach him

    Pro Football Talk "Apparently, the Jets didn’t tell cornerback Josh Thomas, “Don’t let your playbook be stolen.” They apparently didn’t tell him other things, too. Claimed Wednesday on waivers by the Lions after being cut by the Jets on Tuesday, Thomas met with the media and talked about the things he didn’t..." December 18

  • Richardson says he's among top DL "One year after being named the NFL's top defensive rookie, New York Jets standout Sheldon Richardson believes he's just as good as any defensive lineman in the league, including J.J. Watt of the Houston Texans. "J.J. Watt, he's got a few more sacks than me, but it's the same type of..." December 18

  • Report: Vick says playing for Skins would be a dream come true

    CSN Washington "At 34 years old, Jets quarterback Michael Vick believes he can still be a face of a franchise. His one-year, $5 million deal expires in the offseason, and the chance New York's front office feels the same way about Vick and his capabilities is unlikely, which could leave the Virginia native..." December 18

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    Brian Costello @BrianCoz

    Percy Harvin (ankle) did not practice #nyj

  • Darrelle Revis: 'Sad' for Rex Ryan

    ESPN New York "It has been two years since he last played for the New York Jets, but Darrelle Revis still has an affinity for coach Rex Ryan, whose defensive scheme allowed the star cornerback to create "Revis Island." Revis, currently in his first season with the New England Patriots, is upset at the..." December 17

  • Michael Vick has nearly paid off $18 million in debt

    USA Today "When Michael Vick was released from jail after serving 548 days for involvement in a dogfighting ring, he owed creditors nearly $18 million dollars. Vick agreed to live on a restrictive budget and use two-thirds of every dollar he earned to pay off creditors and taxes. Six years after he made his..." December 17

  • Satirical site claims Cardinals sign Tim Tebow, fools a lot of people

    Arizona Republic "Here is your daily reminder that not everything on the Internet is true -- especially when it comes from a satirical site. The website posted a story on Saturday that claimed the Cardinals had brought on former Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow at quarterback. Even though the..." December 17

  • Jets GM John Idzik is 50-50 to return in 2015, says high-ranking source

    Metro News "A Jets road win this past Sunday over the equally bad Titans might have been a feel-good and resilient moment. But for a 3-11 team that has now won just twice since the season opener, it might not be enough to save its general manager, who might just have one foot out the door already. Speaking..." December 17

  • Rex Ryan sends game ball from NY Jets win to ailing father and former coach Buddy Ryan

    New York Daily News "Jets players gave a game ball to their coach after the team’s 16-11 win over the Titans on Monday, and Rex Ryan then turned around and gave it to another coach, his father. “I think he has so many, so it really wasn’t a big deal,” Ryan said of his dad, Buddy Ryan. “No, I’m just kidding. He..." December 16

  • Jets GM John Idzik involved in early stages of coaching search "Beleaguered Jets general manager John Idzik, who has been at the center of fan and media scorn in just his second season on the job, has been helping craft the preparations for the franchise's ensuing coaching search along with owner Woody Johnson, league sources said, at a time when many have..." December 14

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    New York Jets @nyjets

    INJURY UPDATE: Allen (hand) and Harvin (ankle, limited today at practice) both questionable. Amaro is probable. Wilkerson is doubtful.

  • NFL salary cap projected at $138.6 million "The NFL salary cap is projected to be $138.6 million in 2015, a 4.21 percent increase over this year's $133 million. The projection was revealed to NFL owners at their meeting in Irving, Texas. That number could rise as high as $141 million, two team executives told USA Today. Last year,..." December 11

  • ‘Pro Bowl-caliber’ Geno Smith bristles at Mariota, Winston talk

    New York Post "The giggles and the smirks you hear are responses to Geno Smith’s declaration that he has “shown flashes of being a Pro Bowl-caliber quarterback,” this season. A laugh out loud would be understandable as well. For now we’ll chalk that up to a bad choice of words considering the words “Pro Bowl”..." December 11

  • NFL approves new personal conduct policy

    SB Nation "Roger Goodell announced a new personal conduct policy at the NFL owners meetings Wednesday. The new policy will make several changes to how policy violations are handled. For example, accused players are expected to immediately be placed on paid leave after they have been charged. In addition, the..." December 10

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Percy Harvin (ankle) didn't practice. Rex says it'll be "a stretch" that he plays vs Titans #nyj

  • Rex Ryan supports Woody Johnson, says NY Jets owner wants to win: 'You could do a heck of a lot worse'

    New York Daily News "The world has written off Rex Ryan as head coach of the Jets, but he hasn’t. After Sunday’s 30-24 overtime loss to the Vikings, Ryan praised owner Woody Johnson, but it was not a farewell speech, the coach said Monday. “I’m not conceding anything, man,” Ryan said. “I’m not going anywhere..." December 09

  • Jets WR Percy Harvin comes alive against former team, but leaves game early with injury

    New York Daily News "Percy Harvin’s bittersweet homecoming included plenty of difference-making plays, one injury and yet another loss. The Jets’ jack-of-all trades racked up 236 all-purpose yards before a left ankle injury late in the fourth quarter shelved him in a 30-24 overtime loss to the Vikings on..." December 08

  • Vikings slip past Jets in overtime

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Jarius Wright’s 87-yard catch and dash in OT is a lightning bolt of relief Jarius Wright cruised across the goal line, took a second to let the most thrilling moment of his football life sink in, then did an impromptu leap into the first row of seats at TCF Bank Stadium. A swarm of Vikings..." December 08

  • Jets' Harvin hurts ankle, leaves on crutches could be done for the year

    ESPN New York "Wide receiver Percy Harvin played one of his best games in two years, but he could be lost for the remainder of the year after injuring his left ankle late in the fourth quarter of the New York Jets' 30-24 overtime loss to the Minnesota Vikings at TCF Bank Stadium. Harvin left the stadium on..." December 08

  • How far will Rex Ryan’s confidence carry him?

    Pro Football Talk "If/when (when) the Jets fire coach Rex Ryan, Ryan will find work elsewhere. In part because he stubbornly believes he’ll find work elsewhere. Brian Costello of the New York Post explains that, for Rex, the options are NFL head coach and TV, where he reportedly will fetch at least $3 million per..." December 07

  • Idzik has alienated staff, coaches "While speculation persists about Rex Ryan's future with the New York Jets, the man on the warmest seat in the organization just might be general manager John Idzik. Multiple sources within the organization tell ESPN that Idzik has alienated not just Jets fans, but those in the organization..." December 07

  • Percy Harvin has “no emotions at all” about playing in Minnesota

    New York Post "Here’s the typical “Player Goes Back to Where it All Began” story. Jets wide receiver Percy Harvin was drafted 22nd by the Vikings in 2009, was the Offensive Rookie of the Year and spent his first four years in Minnesota. So his first trip back to play there Sunday should be emotional,..." December 07

  • Nick Folk probable; Jace Amaro, Muhammad Wilkerson out

    Newark Star-Ledger "There were no surprises Friday when Jets coach Rex Ryan revealed his team's injury report for Sunday's game at Minnesota. Every player on the report is probable (including kicker Nick Folk), with the exception of defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson (turf toe) and rookie tight end Jace Amaro..." December 06

  • NY Jets' Rex Ryan denies report that he wanted to fire offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg

    New York Daily News "All is well in Jets land – aside from a dreadful 2-10 record. That was the word in Florham Park on Friday as Rex Ryan and his players denied an SB Nation report that said Ryan has twice considered firing offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg during a season that has produced a “toxic”..." December 05

  • Odds say both Jets’ Rex Ryan and Giants’ Tom Coughlin on the way out

    New York Daily News "Rex Ryan and Tom Coughlin have plenty of company on the NFL's endangered coaches list. A disastrous football season in the Big Apple has both the Jets' Ryan and Giants' Coughlin among the list of coaches most likely to be on the move at the end of the season. According to odds released..." December 05

  • Report: Jets player says 'those above us, they've quit on the season' "Players haven't yet quit on Jets coach Rex Ryan, despite the 2-10 record and three months of truly awful football. But one veteran told Metro's Kristian Dyer this week that the organization's decision to start quarterback Geno Smith over Michael Vick was evidence that management “packed it in,..." December 05

  • Eric Decker again discussing wife Jessie James Decker instead of football

    Sportress of Blogitude "New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker found himself once again in the position of being forced to defend his wife, country music singer Jessie James Decker, due to her outspoken nature and how it has caused another New York media firestorm. Decker spent most of his time speaking to the media..." December 05

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    New York Jets @nyjets

    We have placed WR Greg Salas on Injured Reserve and we have signed WR Chris Owusu from the practice squad to the active roster.

  • Wilkerson’s toe improving, but he likely will miss Vikings game

    New York Post "Muhammad Wilkerson’s injured left big toe is improving, but not quickly enough that Jets fans should expect to see No. 96 in green on Sunday in Minnesota. Wilkerson, suffering from a turf-toe injury he sustained against the Bills, didn’t practice on Wednesday after missing Monday night’s 16-13..." December 04

  • Michael Vick, who's been benched, doesn't think Jets benched him

    Newark Star-Ledger "Michael Vick already signaled to our man Eliot Shorr-Parks, though a source, that he'd like to stay with the Jets next season. But that was a couple of weeks ago, before the Jets turned back to Geno Smith as their starting quarterback. So how does Vick feel about a return to One Jets Drive now..." December 04

  • Rex Ryan may have a multimillion-dollar TV job waiting for him

    Pro Football Talk "Don’t cry for Jets coach Rex Ryan when he’s inevitably fired in four weeks. He’ll do just fine without a coaching job. Ryan, who’s always quick with a quote and would be a natural for a TV job, will make $3 million to $5 million a year if he decides to go the media route next year, industry..." December 03

  • Wife says Eric Decker 'depressed' about abysmal season with Jets

    Fox Sports "On Monday, Jets wideout Eric Decker's wife Jessie James appeared on The Todd Show on 95.5 WPLJ in New York where she confirmed what's probably a no-brainer for Jets fans: It's really depressing to suit up week after week in a Jets uniform. "It's been a really hard season," she said. "He's been,..." December 02

  • Jets left Geno Smith out of pregame introductions

    Pro Football Talk "Maybe the Jets gave everyone a hint that quarterback Geno Smith’s role in the offense would be diminished last night. When the team’s offense was introduced one player at a time before the loss to Miami, the one player who typically gets introduced last on offense wasn’t introduced at all. Yes,..." December 02

  • Jets ticket prices lowest since MetLife opening

    ESPN New York "New York Jets fans who don't care to see their suffering team in person are struggling to make back what they paid for their tickets. And Monday night's game against the Miami Dolphins is no exception. As of 1 p.m. ET, the cheapest list price on the resale market for the game was $15, 70..." December 01

  • As the Jets Stagger On, John Idzik’s Missteps Become Clearer

    New York Times "The day he introduced John Idzik as general manager, the Jets’ owner, Woody Johnson, said it became apparent during the search process that Idzik was “head and shoulders the best fit” for the job. Four weeks from Monday, the day after the Jets’ season ends without a playoff for the fourth..." December 01

  • Raiders, Jets likely to eye Harbaugh "No matter how tenuous the San Francisco 49ers' situation currently is, the fate of coach Jim Harbaugh won't be resolved until after this season, according to sources. If the 49ers can pull off a 4-0 finish to the regular season and make a run in the postseason that some in the organization are..." December 01