Jets Rumors & News

  • Percy Harvin: 'Up to the challenge' "New Jets wide receiver Percy Harvin spent his last few minutes in the locker room Friday talking with teammates Michael Vick and Chris Johnson. It was a light moment -- Johnson yelled after Harvin until he was cracking up with laughter -- and one that was in stark contrast to reports that he was..." October 25

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    Bart Hubbuch @BartHubbuch

    I asked Percy Harvin if being on his third team in three years causes him to reassess his behavior/approach: "No, not at all," he replied.

  • Calvin Pryor hasn’t had expected impact on Jets defense

    Pro Football Talk "When the Jets drafted safety Calvin Pryor in the first round of May’s draft, the team talked about the impact he would have as a big hitter in the back end of a defense that hasn’t had good safety play during Rex Ryan’s time as head coach. The Jets are now seven games into Pryor’s rookie season..." October 24

  • Michael Vick, Geno Smith: Percy Harvin will fit in just fine "Newly-acquired Jets receiver Percy Harvin told reporters that he's not yet allowed to speak to the media -- though he's apparently supposed to be available Friday -- so until then, others are left to speak for him. And so far, the word out of the Jets locker room is that you can expect a..." October 24

  • Michael Vick guarantees Percy Harvin ‘won’t be a monster here’

    New York Post "When you make a trade like this, when you bring a gamebreaker and heartbreaker, a playmaker and troublemaker, into your organization, the only way it has a chance to succeed is if you tell him and you show him he is innocent until proven guilty. How ironic it is now that Michael Vick, summoned..." October 23

  • Can Jets Afford Price Tag on Potential Muhammad Wilkerson Megadeal?

    Bleacher Report "The New York Jets have been making moves, trading for Percy Harvin and most recently signing Jeremy Kerley to a contract extension. Are there more moves to come for the Jets? Will defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson receive an extension from the New York Jets as well?" October 23

  • British government backs possibility of an NFL franchise in London

    SB Nation "The British government strongly supports the idea of an NFL team based in London, and recently had discussions with high-level league officials about the possibility of putting a team in the United Kingdom. British treasury chief George Osborne pledged full government backing for a franchise in..." October 23

  • Jets talk of ingenious plan to use Harvin to stretch field

    New York Post "The Jets sound as if they think they’re smarter than the defending Super Bowl champion Seahawks. After making a deal for wide receiver Percy Harvin, Jets coach Rex Ryan said he believes they will be able to better utilize Harvin’s skills than Seattle did. “I think when you look at how we are..." October 23

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Jets WR Jeremy Kerley is expected to sign a 4-year contract extension with the team today, per @caplannfl.

  • Percy Harvin is headed to the one place he might fit in

    USA Today "Percy Harvin appears to be difficult to work with. The willingness of the Seattle Seahawks to hand Harvin over to the New York Jets, not even two years after getting him from the Minnesota Vikings speaks for itself. The reports of Harvin getting into an altercation with Doug Baldwin and Golden..." October 21

  • Percy Harvin's first day: Teammates to meet, questions to answer

    ESPN New York "After three days off, the New York Jets return to work for a rare Monday practice -- and Percy Harvin's first day with his new team. Harvin spent time over the weekend learning the playbook with offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg and receivers coach Sanjay Lal. Presumably, he will practice..." October 20

  • Phillip Adams, seemingly benched, left Jets-Patriots with groin injury; Bilal Powell (foot) is OK

    Newark Star-Ledger "Jets coach Rex Ryan clarified in his Friday conference call with reporters that he did not bench cornerback Phillip Adams entirely for performance reasons in Thursday’s 27-25 loss at the Patriots. Adams headed to the bench late in the first half and did not return. He played 20 of the Jets’ 57..." October 19

  • Handicapping where Rex Ryan will wind up after NY Jets days come to an end

    New York Daily News "The Rex Ryan Derby begins Dec. 29 when he presumably will be fired one day after the Jets finish the season in Miami. Even though Ryan’s teams have gotten progressively worse in his six seasons, he did make it to the AFC Championship Game his first two years with Mark Sanchez as his..." October 19

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    Peter King @SI_PeterKing

    Percy2: Sea spoke to Cle, TB also. Jets made best offer. Sea was open w/Jet GM John Idzik about the whole book on Harvin.

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Seahawks learned of Harvin trade b4 boarding team bus. I'm told Marshawn Lynch, close to Harvin, went off & almost didn't get on bus #nyj

  • Rex Ryan: Optimism fading away

    ESPN New York "Coach Rex Ryan, never afraid to speak his mind, offered a blunt assessment Friday of the New York Jets' season. "It's been a big failure," he said. Who can argue? The Jets (1-6) came into the season talking playoffs, expecting to build on last year's surprising 8-8 finish, but they're on..." October 19

  • Reports: Seahawks can get a fourth-round pick at best for Harvin

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks were so eager to get rid of Percy Harvin that they’ve given him up for next to nothing. Although neither the Seahawks nor the Jets has disclosed exactly what the compensation was in the Harvin trade, multiple reports now say that the pick can be no better than a fourth-rounder...." October 18

  • Will Percy Harvin be any different with the Jets?

    Pro Football Talk "The Vikings unloaded receiver Percy Harvin onto the Seahawks, despite a thoroughly documented history of misbehavior. In Seattle, Harvin behaved consistently with his prior actions. So why do the Jets think Harvin will be any different? Every coach believes he’s the guy to get the best out..." October 18

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    He is pumped. RT @TerryinSoCalif: @RapSheet Any idea how Harvin feels about the trade?

  • The financial side of the Percy Harvin trade

    Pro Football Talk "After completely processing the shock of the Second Annual Percy Harvin Trade and while still sniffing around the reasons for it, let’s take a look at the financial ramifications of the move, for both teams. Based on a breakdown of the contract obtained by PFT, the Seahawks paid Harvin $19.03..." October 18

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Jets are cutting WR David Nelson, per source. #nyj

  • Percy Harvin traded to Jets

    Tireball "The New York Jets have acquired another wide receiver picking up Percy Harvin from the Seattle Seahawks. Fox Sports’ Jay Glazer first broke the news of a trade for Harvick. In exchange for the 26-year-old the Seahawks will net a conditional draft pick. Harvin had been considered questionable..." October 18

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    Jay Glazer @JayGlazer

    BREAKING: The JETS have just agreed with Seattle to a trade sending WR Percy Harvin to NY for conditional pick. FOX SPORTS has learned.

  • NY Jets QB Geno Smith passes test but can't block out defeat to Patriots

    New York Daily News "For weeks, Geno Smith was getting hit from every and all angles. He had cursed out a fan, he missed a team meeting and hadn’t won since Week 1. But following Thursday’s heartbreaking 27-25 loss to the Patriots, Darrelle Revis, the ex-Jet himself, was heaping praise on the second-year..." October 17

  • Could Rex Ryan Be the Next Head Coach of the Atlanta Falcons?

    Bleacher Report "Once thought of as an NFC contender, the Atlanta Falcons have experienced a free-fall, losing three straight and not improving their problems defensively or winning on the road. Should the Falcons listen to their fans clamoring to fire Mike Smith? Will Smith survive the season as head coach..." October 17

  • Jets’ Enunwa has domestic violence charges dropped

    New York Post "The domestic violence charges against Jets rookie Quincy Enunwa were dismissed in a New Jersey court on Wednesday, according to his attorney. Tony Fusco said the woman who accused Enunwa did not want to proceed with the case. The charge of domestic violence simple assault will be dismissed, as..." October 16

  • N.J. lawmakers ask Giants, Jets owners to call for Goodell's firing

    North Jersey "In a letter sent Tuesday, two state senators asked the owners of the New York Jets and New York Giants football teams to call for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s firing because of how he has handled domestic violence within the league. The letter was signed by Sen. Loretta Weinberg, D-Teaneck,..." October 16

  • Brace yourself Jets fans: Revis might be playing receiver, too

    New York Post "If you thought Darrelle Revis coming up with an interception against the Jets was the worst-case scenario, think again. The Boston Herald presented an even more unthinkable situation for the Jets — Revis the receiver. According to the Herald, there was talk when Revis signed with the..." October 16

  • Seeing Revis in Pats uniform has Ryan 'sick'

    ESPN Boston "Rex Ryan said it was "really weird" seeing Darrelle Revis last season in a Tampa Bay Buccaneers uniform. On Thursday night, the New York Jets' coach will get an up-close look at his former cornerback wearing the colors of his No. 1 rival, the New England Patriots. And that will be beyond..." October 15

  • Rex Ryan knows it’s time to worry

    New York Post "Four months ago, Rex Ryan sat in his office and spoke about the Patriots. It was a month before training camp opened, the Jets were 0-0 and Ryan was feeling good about his team. “Somebody asked me if we focus on New England. Bullsh–,” Ryan told The Post. “We’re focused on us. We’re focused..." October 15

  • Geno Smith blames the media in conference call with Patriots reporters

    Newark Star-Ledger "Having a rough season, eh, Geno Smith? Smith, the Jets' quarterback, was asked during a conference call with Patriots reporters Monday how "topsy-turvy" his season seems to appear from afar. The Jets play at the Patriots Thursday night. What say Geno? "For me, it hasn’t been," Smith said,..." October 14

  • Rex Ryan: We’re not dead yet

    Newark Star-Ledger "Another Monday after another loss, and Jets coach Rex Ryan was still holding firm in his belief that this team can still make something of a miserable season, even as it spirals with five straight losses, and a 1-5 record. Pretty much nobody in the NFL world believes much is going to come of..." October 14

  • Report: Jets to sign Josh Thomas

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets lost cornerback Dee Milliner in addition to their fifth straight game on Sunday and Milliner won’t be around to help them avoid number six. Milliner tore his Achilles against the Broncos, an injury which will knock him out for the season and leave him with just 16 games played in his..." October 13

  • NY Jets think Dee Milliner suffered season-ending Achilles injury

    New York Daily News "The Jets suffered a pair of devastating injuries to starters that punctuated its fifth consecutive loss on Sunday. The Daily News first reported after the game that the team fears that cornerback Dee Milliner suffered a season-ending Achilles injury. GM John Idzik’s first draft pick will..." October 13

  • Peyton Manning inches closer to history as Broncos stumble to win vs. Jets

    Denver Post "From his couch in Mississippi, Brett Favre has reason to fidget. His hold as the most prolific quarterback in NFL history is about to slip through his remote-control. It took Favre a while to make up his mind, but he is now well into retirement at 45 years old. Peyton Manning is 38, playing..." October 13

  • Jets unlikely to fire Rex Ryan, John Idzik midseason "Rex Ryan and the New York Jets face Peyton Manning and Tom Brady in a five-day stretch and could be staring at a 1-6 record this time next week. Ryan knows he's on the hot seat and must turn it around -- or else he'll be looking for a new job. However, Rex will have at least until the end of..." October 13

  • Dee Milliner (ankle) out for Jets "The New York Jets are again without Dee Milliner. The former first-round pick exited Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos after suffering a right ankle injury during a first-quarter field-goal attempt by Brandon McManus. Milliner immediately grabbed at his leg and had to be helped off..." October 12

  • Ryan irked by ex-Jet Edwards’ harsh critique of team

    New York Post "The Jets reacted with dismay Friday at pointed criticism from former wide receiver Braylon Edwards in a TV interview this week. Speaking to SNY, which is an official partner of the team, Edwards described the Jets as “a team in shambles” that was suffering in part from general manager John..." October 11

  • Jets owner makes doggone fine profit on $80 mil pad

    Page Six "Jets owner Woody Johnson made a tidy profit on the duplex at 834 Fifth Ave. he just sold for $80 million — maybe to a tidy dog lover. According to Jerry Oppenheimer’s book, “Crazy Rich: Power, Scandal, and Tragedy Inside the Johnson & Johnson Dynasty,” Johnson bought the apartment with his..." October 11

  • Bose sends out free headphones to NFL teams

    Los That Sports Blog "Now that audio powerhouse Bose is the official headphone supplier for the NFL — something that got San Francisco QB Colin Kaepernick fined $10k for wearing Beats headphones this past weekend — Bose needs to push their brand via NFL players. Apparently the company has moved quickly to do so, as..." October 10

  • Rex salutes Vick: Unprepared talk took 'guts'

    ESPN New York "Instead of scolding backup quarterback Michael Vick for his eyebrow-raising admission that he slacked off last week in practice, the New York Jets applauded his honesty and courage. Coach Rex Ryan, whose team is on a four-game losing streak, said Thursday he challenged his players to "take a..." October 10

  • Jets’ Decker optimistic he will heal in time to play former team

    New York Post "Hamstrung Jets wideout Eric Decker said he is hopeful of getting healthy in time to play against his old team Sunday. And though he admits he misses the Denver weather and Broncos organization, and acknowledges it will feel weird facing his former teammates, he is focused on getting a..." October 09

  • Vick: I took scout team for granted

    ESPN New York "New York Jets backup quarterback Michael Vick admitted that he should’ve taken his scout team snaps more seriously before Sunday's game in San Diego, which might have made him ill-prepared to face the Chargers. Vick was ineffective after entering the game in the second half in relief of..." October 09

  • Unprepared Vick: It won’t happen again

    New York Post "Jets backup quarterback Michael Vick saw his first extended playing time in Sunday’s 31-0 loss to the Chargers, and he was not real happy with the results. Vick, who completed 8-of-19 passes for 47 yards in relief of Geno Smith, said Wednesday he may have been unprepared. “Maybe I didn’t..." October 09

  • The Jets’ blame game shouldn’t start or end with Idzik

    New York Post "When I saw Jets general manager John Idzik in the press box on Sunday, I wanted to check his back for a string. After all, he is the newest piñata in town. Idzik seems to be getting the blame for everything that is wrong with the Jets. I fully expect to hear next that he drove Geno Smith to the..." October 08

  • Rex Ryan acknowledges job on line

    ESPN New York "New York Jets coach Rex Ryan put himself on the firing line Tuesday, saying he expects to lose his job if the season doesn't get turned around. "You're right, if that's the case and we don't get this thing on the right track, I don't think for a minute I'll be here," Ryan said in his weekly..." October 08

  • Chargers overcome injuries, pummel Jets

    San Diego Union-Tribune "Doug Legursky strained for a couple moments. He reached and pulled at his left sock, pulled at it again, pulled at it again before slouching back in defeat and turning to locker neighbor Chris Watt. A little help. The Chargers rookie started to remove the sock, looked up for reassurance —..." October 06

  • Michael Vick replaces Geno Smith

    ESPN New York "After a disastrous first half, the New York Jets finally made a change at quarterback, benching starter Geno Smith in favor of Michael Vick to start the second half against the San Diego Chargers on Sunday at Qualcomm Stadium. Smith entered the game on the hot seat after two straight poor..." October 06

  • Inside the NFL’s investigation of Brett Favre

    Page Six "The former manager of Jenn Sterger, the ex-New York Jets hostess who allegedly received nude pictures and racy voice mails from Brett Favre, has penned a damning account of how the NFL conducts its investigations. In light of the recent Ray Rice scandal, Phil Reese wrote an opinion piece on the..." October 06

  • NY Jets’ Geno Smith misses meetings, then gets benched for Michael Vick

    New York Daily News "Geno Smith pulled two disappearing acts during a forgettable weekend capped by the Jets’ embarrassing 31-0 loss to the Chargers Sunday that has Rex Ryan’s team in freefall. A week after Smith’s profane message to a Jets fan got him fined $12,000, the second-year quarterback was brutal and..." October 06