Jets Rumors & News

  • Semifinalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame's 2016 class "The Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2016 was trimmed down to 25 on Tuesday during NFL Network's Gold Jacket Semifinalists special. The original field of 108 nominees and these selections will be cut to 15 in early January. The group of semifinalists includes 22 players and three coaches,..." November 24

  • What are the worst calls by referees this season? Here are our top five

    Yahoo! Sports "Super Bowl 50, billed as a celebration of a half-century of what has become the pinnacle sporting event in the Western Hemisphere, was marred — before the game ever started — on an obscure automatic coin toss loss by the Carolina Panthers for sending too many captains (teams are allowed six) out..." November 24

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Dolphins claimed pass-rusher Quinton Coples, filling a need on the edge.

  • Jets stick with struggling Ryan Fitzpatrick at quarterback

    Sporting News "Ryan Fitzpatrick remains the Jets' starting quarterback, coach Todd Bowles said Monday, a day after saying he wouldn't rule out a change. After Sunday’s 24–17 loss to the Texans, Bowles hinted at the possibility backup Geno Smith could take over. On Monday, Bowles was honest but supportive..." November 24

  • The Bowles-Fitzpatrick era hits put-up-or-shut-up breaking point

    New York Post "The season is on the line now, a season that began with so much promise, suddenly threatening to spiral out of control and out of the playoffs for the fifth straight season. And it is on the journeyman quarterback and the rookie head coach to prove they are the right men right now for their..." November 24

  • Quarterback change for the Jets? Things are bad, but not that bad

    ESPN "The New York Jets probably wrecked their playoff chances Sunday at NRG Stadium, which stands for "Not Real Good" in their crumbling world, but this is no time to change the quarterback. Despite two poor performances in a row, Ryan Fitzpatrick deserves another chance to redeem himself. A call to..." November 23

  • Jets' Darrelle Revis, Nick Mangold suffer injuries

    ESPN "Cornerback Darrelle Revis and center Nick Mangold -- two of the New York Jets' best players -- suffered injuries in the team's 24-17 loss to the Houston Texans on Sunday. Revis suffered a concussion in the third quarter while tackling Texans running back Akeem Hunt. He walked slowly off the..." November 23

  • Jets Waive Quinton Coples "The Jets announced Monday that they have waived OLB Quinton Coples. The 6’6”, 290-pound Coples, in his fourth season, appeared in 10 games while making two starts. He recorded the first fumble recovery of his career in the Jets’ Week 1 victory over the Browns. After racking up 24 sacks and..." November 23

  • NFL Targets Massive Payday in Thursday Night TV Deal

    The Hollywood Reporter "One of the last big sports rights opportunities for several years is about to become available to TV networks. The NFL's Thursday Night Football — which for the past two seasons has aired on CBS via one-year deals — is generating intense interest as the league is likely to extend the length of the..." November 23

  • Antonio Cromartie slams Jets fans taunting his wife, kids

    New York Post "Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie has issues with more than just Texans wide receivers on Sunday. Cromartie was unhappy with fans that made jokes about his children and fought with his wife on Twitter. “At the end of the day my wife nor my kids r on the field so shld never b disrespected by..." November 23

  • Texans knock off Jets for third consecutive win

    Houston Chronicle "T. J. Yates made his return to NRG Stadium a successful one, throwing touchdown passes of 61 and 20 yards to DeAndre Hopkins as the Texans beat the New York Jets 24-17 to remain tied with the Colts for first place in the AFC South. With their third consecutive victory, a first for Bill O’Brien in..." November 22

  • Jets promote defensive end with Sheldon Richardson questionable

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets didn’t have defensive end Sheldon Richardson at practice at all this week because of a hamstring injury and they made a roster move Saturday to provide some insurance in the event he’s inactive on Sunday. The team announced that they have promoted defensive end Mike Catapano from the..." November 22

  • Jet gives worrisome scouting report of Texans’ mystery QB

    New York Post "T.J. Yates might be a mystery to most of the Jets on Sunday, but at least one of them is very familiar with the Texans’ fill-in at quarterback. Linebacker Quinton Coples played alongside Yates for three seasons at North Carolina, and Coples is here to warn everyone his former college teammate..." November 22

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Jets activate WR Quincy Enunwa (after suspension), sign DE Mike Catapano to active roster, place Zac Stacy on IR & waive S Ronald Martin

  • Cromartie Set To Return Kicks Against Houston

    Gang Green Nation "Earlier today it was revealed that the Jets were unlikely to sign a kick returner, we also revealed that Antonio Cromartie wasn't in danger of losing his starting spot. Now we're combining the two, as Todd Bowles confirmed this evening that Antonio will return kicks this weekend, as long as he is..." November 19

  • Report: 2016 NFL Draft to allow trades for compensatory picks

    Sportsnaut "The NFL is reportedly considering an exciting new twist to the 2016 NFL Draft. Prior to the upcoming draft in Chicago, compensatory draft picks were off the table for any potential trades. However, the league is expected to allow them to be part of the trade equation this spring, which ESPN’s..." November 19

  • It would be smart to keep the Harvard man: Jets should extend Ryan Fitzpatrick's contract

    New York Daily News "Ryan Fitzpatrick will turn 33 next week, which might come as a surprise to all those people who think he’s eligible for Medicare. The guy with the overgrown scraggly beard has the geezer look down to a science, but he’s not ready to join a shuffleboard league just yet. “I think he has a lot..." November 19

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Darrelle Revis was limited today with a sore hip. Fitzpatrick threw some bit did not technically practice. That was plan

  • Jets’ Wilkerson too modest to admit he’s having his best year

    New York Post "Jets nose tackle Damon Harrison was listing nicknames for teammate Muhammad Wilkerson, who was standing a few feet away. “Mo-tron, Wilk Shake, Broadway Mo, In Mo We Trust,” Harrison said as Wilkerson glared at him. If there is one thing Wilkerson dislikes more than opposing offensive..." November 18

  • No NFL discipline expected for Sheldon Richardson this year

    Pro Football Talk "On Tuesday, the NFL announced that Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith has been suspended for a year for violating the league’s substance abuse policy after what PFT reported was a deal with the league that will allow Smith to avoid further discipline under the league’s personal conduct policy. It..." November 18

  • Ryan Fitzpatrick says he’s good to go on Sunday

    Pro Football Talk "On Monday, Jets coach Todd Bowles said he was hopeful that quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick would be ready to face the Texans this Sunday after having left thumb surgery last Friday to repair the injury he suffered in Week Eight against the Raiders. It looks like Bowles can spend more time on other..." November 18

  • Antonio Cromartie in middle of Jets’ $150M crumbling secondary

    New York Post "The Jets’ secondary came into the season with more hype than a Floyd Mayweather fight and a similar price tag. The group was supposed to be the best in football, fixing the biggest problem of last year’s team. General manager Mike Maccagnan threw $150 million of Woody Johnson’s money at..." November 18

  • Brandon Marshall: 'Clash' between players, reporters who cover Jets an 'epidemic'

    Newark Star-Ledger "Brandon Marshall thinks the NFL and the Jets need to re-think their media policies—and to some degree he's not wrong, even if he's completely misguided about the degree of access reporters have to players these days. Tuesday night, Marshall threw down the gauntlet during Showtime's "Inside the..." November 18

  • Jets work out kickers and kick returners, including Dri Archer

    ESPN "The New York Jets hosted 12 free-agent tryouts on Tuesday, and it's not hard to figure out the theme -- special teams. They worked out seven placekickers, one punter and four kick returners, including Dri Archer and Trindon Holliday. Archer is the most intriguing name. A third-round pick of..." November 17

  • Bowles: I'm fine with Geno Smith starting at Texans "Jets coach Todd Bowles is just fine rolling with Geno Smith. This became a possibility after starter Ryan Fitzpatrick injured his non-throwing hand against the Raiders and underwent surgery on Friday. He did not practice on Monday, opting to rest the torn ligament for another day. If he..." November 17

  • NFL likely to charge $500M-$600M relocation fee for move to LA

    CBS Sports "It's not going to be cheap to move to Los Angeles. If the Rams, Raiders or Chargers make the move to Los Angeles in 2016, it's going to cost them some serious money. According to the Sports Business Journal, the NFL is going to charge a relocation fee of at least $500 million to any team that's..." November 16

  • Bills coach Rex Ryan again frustrated by headset issues

    ESPN "For the second time in the three games, the Buffalo Bills experienced issues with their headsets during Thursday's 22-17 victory against the New York Jets. "[It's] pretty frustrating," Ryan said Friday. "If we knew the answer, we wouldn't have those problems. It's unbelievable because we let..." November 14

  • Rex Ryan Aims Jab at Opponent and Lands Squarely on N.F.L.

    New York Times "Just when you think you’ve seen Rex Ryan at his most acute state of tone-deafness, he outdoes himself. Last week, Ryan, the Buffalo Bills’ first-year coach, trotted out Richie Incognito as one of his team’s captains when the Bills played the Dolphins in Buffalo. The gesture was clearly intended..." November 13

  • Bills hang tough to win Meadowlands slugfest

    Buffalo News "All along, “Rex Bowl I” was supposed to have been a close, competitive game. What else could be expected from Rex Ryan’s first go-around against a team he had coached for six years and with which he built the bombastic reputation he brought with him to the Buffalo Bills? The 22-17 victory at..." November 13

  • Stupid Nike Uniforms Wreaking Havoc On Colorblind NFL Fans

    Deadspin "Nike introduced some stupid new uniforms for tonight’s Bills-Jets game, and the color-on-color combination is especially bad for people with colorblindness, who are taking to Twitter to let the NFL know their displeasure. We’ve simulated what the game looks like to people with red-green..." November 13

  • Brandon Marshall goes silent when asked about his injuries

    New York Post "Brandon Marshall has multiple injuries, toe and ankle ailments that haven’t gone away. But that’s not why the Jets’ big-play receiver was a dud Thursday night, managing season-lows of three catches and 23 yards in former Jets coach Rex Ryan’s triumphant return to MetLife Stadium. Marshall..." November 13

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    New York Jets @nyjets

    Bowles: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick will undergo thumb surgery tomorrow. The understanding is that he could be available for game vs. HOU.

  • Jets' Zac Stacy suffers fractured ankle in loss to Bills

    The Score "New York Jets running back Zac Stacy was diagnosed with a fractured ankle, which he suffered during the team's loss to the Buffalo Bills on Thursday. Head coach Todd Bowles confirmed the injury after the game. Stacy had been serving as the Jets backup running back, while Bilal Powell was..." November 13

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    New York Jets @nyjets

    #Jets inactives for #BUFvsNYJ: - B. Petty - C. Pryor - B. Powell - A. Cromartie - D. Bailey - D. Dozier - B. Ijalana

  • Fitzpatrick could have surgery Friday, wouldn’t miss games

    Pro Football Talk "Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick has been playing with torn ligaments in his left thumb. He’ll do it again tonight against the Bills tonight. On Friday, he’ll possibly count backward from 100. Per Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News, Fitzpatrick could have surgery to repair the..." November 12

  • Jets activate Dee Milliner, place Willie Colon on IR

    ESPN "On the eve of facing the Buffalo Bills, the New York Jets made two significant roster moves, activating cornerback Dee Milliner from short-term injured reserve on Wednesday and placing starting right guard Willie Colon on IR. The Jets need cornerback help because Antonio Cromartie officially is..." November 11

  • Geno Smith denies he owed IK Enemkpali money

    Newsday "No one was surprised, least of all Geno Smith. The Jets quarterback said Tuesday he wasn't fazed by Rex Ryan's decision to make IK Enemkpali, the former teammate who broke Smith's jaw during training camp, a captain for Thursday night's Bills-Jets game. "I don't know why you guys are..." November 11

  • Rex Ryan defends IK Enemkpali captain pick

    Rochester Democrat and Chronicle "For some reason, which Rex Ryan can’t quite figure out, a bee’s nest has been stirred up over his announcement on Monday that defensive end I.K. Enemkpali would serve as a captain Thursday night when the Bills meet the New York Jets at the Meadowlands. “There’s so much made about the captain..." November 11

  • NFL officials in Mexico City, seeing if it’s ready for 2016 game

    Pro Football Talk "As the NFL continues to expand its inventory in England, they’re also looking at games outside our borders but on our continent. According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, a group of league officials will be in Mexico City through Wednesday, trying to determine if Azteca Stadium is prepared..." November 10

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    dom cosentino @domcosentino

    Source confirmed fear is Nick Folk will be out at least four weeks, as @BrianCoz reported. #nyj #jets

  • Quad injury expected to keep Nick Folk out this week

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets have a short week to prepare for Thursday night’s game against the Bills and it looks like they’ll have to spend some of their limited time finding a kicker to fill in for Nick Folk. Folk was active for Sunday’s victory over the Jaguars, but was limited to holding for punter Ryan..." November 09

  • Nick Mangold “optimistic” about playing Thursday

    Pro Football Talk "Jets center Nick Mangold was back in the starting lineup on Sunday after missing Week Eight with a neck injury, but Mangold wasn’t around for much of his team’s victory over the Jaguars. Mangold left the game in the first half after aggravating his neck injury, forcing the Jets to turn back to..." November 09

  • Rex Ryan downplays MetLife return, calls Jets 'just another opponent'

    ESPN "Rex Ryan will make his return to MetLife Stadium when the Buffalo Bills travel to play the New York Jets this Thursday night, but he hasn't indicated giving his first meeting with his old team any added importance. "I promise you, it's just another opponent right now," Ryan said Sunday after..." November 09

  • Jets' Nick Folk: Expected to miss a month

    CBS Sports "Folk is expected to miss a month due to a Grade-1 quadriceps strain, ESPN's Rich Cimini reports. As a result, the Jets reportedly worked out Billy Cundiff, Garrett Hartley, Kyle Brindza and Randy Bullock on Monday, as the team scrambles to line up a new kicker in advance of Thursday's game..." November 09

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    Joe Buscaglia @JoeBuscaglia

    #Bills HC Rex Ryan confirms IK Enemkpali will be one of the captains on Thursday night

  • Ryan Fitzpatrick says Friday could be date for left thumb surgery

    ESPN "Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, who tore at least one ligament in his non-throwing thumb last week, didn't rule out the possibility of surgery on Friday -- one day after New York faces the Bills. That Fitzpatrick needs surgery isn't news -- the Jets made that clear from the outset -- but the..." November 09

  • Beaten-down Jets somehow survive Jaguars in ugly win

    New York Post "It wasn’t pretty, but the Jets will go into their grudge match with Rex Ryan on a high note after holding off the lowly Jaguars on Sunday. The 28-23 victory at MetLife Stadium allowed the Jets to snap a two-game losing streak and take sole possession of second place in the AFC East into..." November 08

  • Nick Mangold leaves with neck injury

    Pro Football Talk "Ryan Fitzpatrick’s return from a left thumb injury has gone pretty well for the Jets, but the same can’t be said of center Nick Mangold’s return from the neck injury that kept him out of last week’s loss. Mangold is out of the game in the second quarter and his return is being called..." November 08

  • Brandon Marshall expected to play against Jaguars

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets had several wide receivers on this week’s injury report, including starters Eric Decker and Brandon Marshall. Decker was listed as probable with the knee injury that’s been part of his life for several weeks, but Marshall drew a questionable tag for Sunday’s game with the Jaguars." November 08

  • Dee Milliner could finally play this week

    Pro Football Talk "The cornerback who was drafted to replace Darrelle Revis finally may play with him. Cornerback Dee Milliner, a first-round pick in 2013 who missed 13 games due to injury last year and all of them so far this season, could return to action this week. “At the moment, he’s just practicing,”..." November 06