Jets Rumors & News

  • 5 defensive backs the Jets could target in 2017 NFL Draft

    Newsday "The Jets secondary is a primary concern for general manager Mike Maccagnan. Here are five defensive backs the organization could target later this week." April 24

  • Mitchell Trubisky on QB belief, ‘Biscuit’ nickname and Jets visit

    New York Post "North Carolina QB Mitchell Trubisky, who is expected to be taken in the first round of this week’s NFL draft, takes a timeout for some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby. Q: If I were an NFL general manager, what would you tell me about why you are confident you can be the face of a..." April 23

  • Jets told Jamal Adams he's wasting his time visiting teams outside Top 5

    The Comeback "NFL prospect Jamal Adams visited with the Jets recently, and Adams told Jenna Laine of ESPN that the franchise is not exactly hopeful they’ll have a chance to draft the former LSU safety. Adams is basically a consensus top five pick for next week’s draft, and the Jets hold the No. 6 pick. So..." April 22

  • 3 reasons why Jets fans should be happy — and sad — right now

    New York Daily News "Jets fans have perfected the art of wallowing in their own misery. They're glass-half-empty folks expecting the worst at every turn. This coach sucks. That player stinks. We’re doomed for eternity. Frankly, it’s hard to blame this worn-down collection of followers, who have watched their..." April 21

  • Jets to open at Bills, play one prime-time game

    Pro Football Talk "There aren’t many people predicting big things for the Jets in the 2017 season and the league reportedly feels the same way about Todd Bowles’ team. Brian Costello of the New York Post reports that the team has been scheduled to play in one prime-time game during the 2017 season. They could be..." April 20

  • NFL GMs Believe Jets Are Most Likely To Trade Out Of Top 10 Picks

    NFL Trade Rumors "Jason Cole of B/R has spoken to two NFL GMs who believe the Jets are the most likely team to trade out of the Top 10 picks this year. According to Cole, the Jets may be willing to drop back somewhere between four to seven spots, depending on whether teams interested in quarterbacks such as the..." April 20

  • Former Jets Free Agent TE Brandon Bostick Suspended First Four Games Of 2017

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Howard Balzer, former Jets free agent TE Brandon Bostick has been suspended for the first four games of the 2017 season. The reason for suspension remains unclear at this point in time. Bostick, 27, originally signed on with the Packers as an undrafted free agent back in 2012...." April 20

  • This is where the Jets have blown the draft year after year

    New York Post "Maybe Mike Maccagnan should just trade the Jets’ second-round pick now. The Jets general manager might take a look at the team’s history with second-round picks, especially lately, and decide the Jets would be better off without one. For a team filled with first-round draft blunders that have..." April 20

  • NFL owners chipped in millions to fund President Trump’s inauguration events

    Sporting News "Redskins owner Daniel Snyder was among many high-rolling sports figures to contribute to President Donald Trump's inaugural festivities, including six other NFL owners who donated $1 million, The Washington Post reported, citing a Federal Election Commission filing it obtained. The Republican..." April 20

  • Phil Simms joining CBS’ The NFL Today as studio analyst

    Sportsnaut "CBS announced Wednesday that Phil Simms will be joining the show The NFL Today as a studio analyst. Simms had previously made it clear he wasn’t done working in broadcasting after being bumped for Tony Romo in the live booth next to Jim Nantz. A consummate professional, we expect Simms to..." April 19

  • Poll: 87 percent of NFL fans oppose their team drafting player with history of violence against women

    Sportsnaut "According to one poll, the majority of NFL fans aren’t on board with their favorite team drafting a player who has physically abused a woman. “A Marist poll conducted for HBO’s Real Sports found that the vast majority of fans — 87 percent — say that they would oppose their favorite NFL team..." April 19

  • Ryan Fitzpatrick opens up to Daily News about 'hardest year' with Jets, how it made QB consider retirement

    New York Daily News "Ryan Fitzpatrick gave it a couple of weeks after the Jets dreadful season, thought about whether he wanted to continue to play in the NFL, and decided he was not ready to give it up. Now, at home in New Jersey, he waits for the phone to ring. “I’m working out, excited for my next..." April 19

  • Davis Webb scheduled to visit Jets Tuesday

    Pro Football Talk "The time for teams to visit with draft prospects is coming to an end and the Jets are set to spend a bit more time with a quarterback prospect before the curtain drops. Adam Caplan of ESPN reports that Cal quarterback Davis Webb is scheduled for a visit with the Jets on Tuesday. The Jets..." April 17

  • Jets need serious draft help to fix disaster of a secondary

    New York Post "Looking at linebackers, cornerbacks and safeties for the Jets to target in the draft. The secondary was a complete and total disaster last season. The Jets need help at cornerback and safety. They signed Morris Claiborne in free agency, but they still could use a long-term answer at the..." April 16

  • Gareon Conley set to visit Jets on Monday

    Pro Football Talk "Gareon Conley will be one of two Ohio State cornerbacks attending the draft in Philadelphia this year and he’ll be a fairly short drive away from the city on Monday. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports that Conley will visit with the Jets at their facility in Florham Park, New..." April 16

  • Offensive Line Prospects for the New York Jets to Keep an Eye On

    iSportsweb "The New York Jets will select with the sixth overall pick in the NFL draft, which is less than two weeks away, barring a trade. The Jets have holes all over their roster, on both sides of the ball. Due to the lack of talent on the roster, expect the Jets to select the best player available with..." April 15

  • All quiet on top available free agent Ryan Clady

    Pro Football Talk "Ryan Clady is the best player available in free agency, but there’s been surprisingly little talk about his next NFL home. Clady visited the Seahawks a month ago but if he’s had any discussions with any teams since then, those discussions have been kept quiet. The 30-year-old Clady was a..." April 15

  • Nick Marshall suspended four games, third Jet this offseason

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets are on a roll this offseason. The team announced that cornerback Nick Marshall has been suspended the first four games of the season for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances. He’s the third Jets player to be suspended so far this offseason, joining tight..." April 14

  • Jets may have to settle for fourth-round pick for Sheldon Richardson

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Jets are reportedly finding it tough to move defensive end Sheldon Richardson. According to Brian Costello of the New York Post, the feeling around the league is that the Jets would have to settle for a fourth-round draft pick in exchange for Richardson, a former Pro Bowler. He has..." April 14

  • Why trading Sheldon Richardson will be so difficult for Jets

    New York Post "With just two weeks remaining before the NFL draft, Sheldon Richardson remains a Jet. The question is: Will he still be one after the draft is over? The Jets were expected to trade Richardson this offseason after dangling him before the trade deadline last year. So far, though, there have been..." April 14

  • Jets to host North Carolina’s Mitchell Trubisky for pre-draft visit

    New York Daily News "The Jets will wrap up their evaluation of North Carolina quarterback Mitchell Trubisky by hosting him for a pre-draft visit on Thursday, according to a source. The Jets have already attended Trubisky’s Pro Day in addition to privately working him out as they chart out their plan for the draft in..." April 13

  • Jets showing more interest in quarterback Patrick Mahomes

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets worked out Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes last week, and they apparently liked what they saw enough that they want to get to know Mahomes better. Mahomes is visiting the Jets today, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. The Jets are expected to start veteran Josh McCown, at least..." April 12

  • NFL players on the trading block: Big names who could get dealt

    ESPN "Of all the potential NFL offseason storylines, "Seahawks trade Richard Sherman" would have ranked among the least believable two or three months ago. Yet, here we are. Sherman and the Seahawks, one of the most beautiful and successful pairings of player and NFL organization in the past..." April 12

  • Sheldon Richardson to the Cowboys? Broncos? Giants? Possible suitors for Jets' DE

    Newark Star-Ledger "Where could the Jets trade Sheldon Richardson? You can't fault the Jets for trying. These last three years, they've done everything they can to figure out a way to use defensive ends Sheldon Richardson, Muhammad Wilkerson and Leonard Williams at the same time. Richardson spent time at end,..." April 12

  • NFL Relocation Fees Are Revenues The Players Will Never Touch

    Deadspin "NFL owners are poised to rake in a fortune from the recent franchise relocations of the Rams, Chargers, and Raiders. Those owners naturally won’t be sharing a penny from that windfall with the players. As a condition of approving all three franchise moves in the last 15 months, the league..." April 11

  • NFL releases 2017 preseason schedule "The NFL released the entire 2017 preseason schedule Monday. The 65-game slate features eight nationally televised matchups, including a game between the Chargers and Rams at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Aug. 26 at 8 p.m. ET. The 2017 preseason will kick off Thursday, Aug. 3 (NBC, 8 p.m...." April 11

  • NFL Fining Players Who Participated In Vegas Arm Wrestling Event

    CBS Pittsburgh "Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison is reportedly getting fined by the NFL, but not for what you might think. Over the weekend Harrison and dozens of other current and former NFL players reportedly participated in the Pro Football Arm Wrestling Championship at the MGM Grand Hotel &..." April 10

  • The pass-rushing draft options if Jets trade down

    New York Post "The Jets have been searching for an edge rusher since John Abraham left town in 2006. They still have hope for third-year linebacker Lorenzo Mauldin, but potential has to start turning into production. Myles Garrett would be perfect, but he will be long gone by the time the Jets pick at No. 6...." April 09

  • Report: Rex Ryan dedicated 2016 season to trying to save brother Rob’s reputation

    Larry Brown Sports "Rex Ryan was apparently trying to do more than just help his twin brother out when he hired Rob to his coaching staff with the Buffalo Bills last season. Gay Myers of the New York Daily News was told by a source that Rex “dedicated the 2016 season to resurrecting the reputation of his brother..." April 09

  • Christina Milian Dating Jets RB Brandon Wilds

    Black Sports Online "Christina likes them young. Wilds is 23 years old and spent most of the year on the Jets practice squad after going undrafted. He did play in 4 games towards the end of the season after the Jets were hit with a bunch of injuries at running back." April 09

  • Malik Hooker, Charles Harris among Jets visitors

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets have enough holes on their roster heading into the draft that they could go a variety of ways when it is their turn to pick in the first round. Their schedule of visits and workouts leading up to the draft has reflected that as they’ve spent time with quarterbacks, cornerbacks and..." April 07

  • Jets sign CB John Ojo out of the CFL

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets added their second cornerback since the start of free agency on Friday, but this one didn’t come from another NFL team. The team announced that they have signed John Ojo to their 90-man roster. Ojo most recently played for the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League." April 07

  • Jets may move on from Eric Decker

    Sportsnaut "The New York Jets’ “fire sale” may not be complete. After moving on from the likes of Nick Mangold, Brandon Marshall, Darrelle Revis and Ryan Clady earlier in the offseason, one more starter might be on the chopping block. According to Manish Mehta of the NY Daily News, the Jets may end up..." April 07

  • Reporter believes Jets will draft either Trubisky, Watson

    Newark Star-Ledger "Jets will draft Mitch Trubisky or Deshaun Watson at No. 6 Yes, we know the Jets have many other needs. Yes, we know they just drafted quarterback Christian Hackenberg in Round 2 last year. Yes, we know Mitch Trubisky and Deshaun Watson are not considered sure-thing future franchise..." April 07

  • Jets sign ex-Chiefs TE Brian Parker

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets added tight end Brian Parker to their roster last year, but his stay with the team came to a quick end when he failed a physical. They’re giving it another shot this year. The team announced that they have signed Parker to their 90-man roster on Thursday afternoon. Parker played in..." April 06

  • Ravens-Eagles swap could impact Jets' ability to deal Sheldon Richardson

    ESPN "If the New York Jets still hope to trade Sheldon Richardson, they may have to lower their asking price, based on Tuesday's trade between the Baltimore Ravens and Philadelphia Eagles. In case you missed it, the Ravens traded defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan and a third-round compensatory pick..." April 06

  • Amazon Scores With Live-Streaming Rights For NFL 'TNF' Package

    Sports Business Daily "Amazon will replace Twitter in live streaming the NFL’s “Thursday Night Football.” The company will livestream the 10 “TNF” games carried by CBS and NBC as part of a one-year deal that the league announced late Tuesday. Amazon paid $50M for the rights, substantially more than the $10M that Twitter..." April 05

  • Ravens Bringing In Veteran C Nick Mangold For Visit

    NFL Trade Rumors "Jamison Hensley of ESPN is reporting that the Ravens are bringing in veteran C Nick Mangold for a visit in the coming days. According to Hensley, Mangold arrived in Baltimore late Tuesday afternoon and will stay through Wednesday. The Ravens could actually use a solid option at center after..." April 05

  • How Romo's retirement alters NFL QB market

    SI "Well, now what? That’s the question facing the Texans and possibly the Broncos, in light of Tony Romo’s decision to “retire” from football and enter broadcasting. Those two teams were linked most often to the Cowboys in trade talks for the veteran QB, whose decision to hang ’em up topples the..." April 04

  • Hard Knocks will remain on HBO with new four-year deal

    Awful Announcing "When it comes to sports documentaries, HBO’s Hard Knocks was revolutionary. It may be impossible to believe it now, but Hard Knocks has been around since 2001 when the Baltimore Ravens first took the plunge to allow HBO cameras into their training camp. Since that time the NFL has had a team..." April 03

  • The draft’s top RBs, WRs and TEs the Jets are staring down

    New York Post "The Jets need playmakers and could draft players at all three positions. The biggest area of need here is tight end. The Jets virtually ignored the position during the last two years under Chan Gailey. With new offensive coordinator John Morton, they will utilize the position again. The Jets..." April 02

  • Jets work out Patrick Mahomes

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets already have two young quarterbacks on their roster, but they may be planning to add a third in this month’s draft. Former Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes worked out for the Jets this morning, according to the Houston Chronicle. Mahomes has had a busy schedule this offseason...." April 02

  • Buster Skrine believes media will decimate Jets if they rebuild

    ESPN "You may think the New York Jets are rebuilding, but cornerback Buster Skrine disagrees. "You can't rebuild in New York," Skrine told ESPN. Why not? "Because y'all will eat us up," he said with a smile, alluding to the media. "Ain't no rebuilding here. It's getting right to the point. This..." April 02

  • Jets taking closer look at Mitchell Trubisky in potential draft shakeup

    New York Post "While most people are talking about the North Carolina basketball team, the Jets are spending some time with a member of the North Carolina football team — quarterback Mitchell Trubisky. The Jets will travel to Chapel Hill for a private workout with Trubisky on Thursday, The Post has learned...." March 30

  • Todd Bowles still doesn’t care if Jets players are late to team meetings

    New York Daily News "The culture of the Jets isn’t going to change any time soon. Despite the constant tardiness of Muhammad Wilkerson and Sheldon Richardson during New York’s embarrassing 2016 campaign, head coach Todd Bowles was already making excuses for them Tuesday. “Sometimes you’re late to work. It’s..." March 29

  • NFL concussion settlement takes nasty turn

    ESPN "The $1 billion NFL concussion settlement -- nearly six years in the making yet still to deliver a penny to former players and their families for brain injuries stemming from football -- is revealing the underbelly of the legal system to former players and their families. As they finally close..." March 29

  • NFL: Concussions dropped by around 10 percent

    Fanrag Sports "According to the NFL, concussions dropped in 2016, falling by around 10 percent. That would make it appear that the strict concussion protocol has been working. Since the lawsuit, the NFL has been working to cut back on concussions. They originally rose with the new protocol, but the NFL..." March 28

  • Todd Bowles: Jets will have an open QB competition

    USA Today "Bring on the competition. That’s exactly what the Jets will have as the team tries to figure out who its starting quarterback will be in 2017. Josh McCown, Bryce Petty and Christian Hackenberg will all battle for the job, according to Todd Bowles, who spoke at the NFL owners meetings on..." March 28

  • 2017 NFL schedule: League reportedly hoping to unveil full schedule in late April

    CBS Sports "The release of the NFL schedule has become much more than an announcement with a long list of football games to be played in the future. It’s become a full-blown spectacle, with a three- or four-hour television program planned around it on multiple networks. This despite everyone already knowing..." March 28

  • Leaping block attempts on field goals, extra points expected to be banned

    ESPN "NFL owners are expected to pass a rule on Tuesday that will prohibit players from leaping over linemen to try to block field goal and extra-point attempts, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Sources said the league feels the play is too dangerous and a player could get flipped over and..." March 28