Jets Rumors & News

  • 2h
    Rich Cimini @RichCimini

    Rex Ryan is expected to stick with Michael Vick if he's healthy, per source. Was kicked in the calf last night. He downplayed injury. #nyj

  • Rex Ryan has no idea if Geno Smith or Michael Vick will start the Jets' next game

    Newark Star-Ledger "Not that either quarterback made a compelling case for the job, but Jets coach Rex Ryan said after Monday's 38-3 loss to the Bills that he isn't sure if Geno Smith or Michael Vick would start next Monday night at home against Miami. "We'll address that later," Ryan said. "I don't know yet...." November 25

  • Sheldon Richardson emotionally defends Rex Ryan after Buffalo Bills blow out Jets

    Newark Star-Ledger "His voice quivering with emotion, Sheldon Richardson delivered a spirited defense of Jets coach Rex Ryan after Monday night's 38-3 loss to the Bills, a game that also forced Richardson to acknowledge the harsh reality that Ryan's time with the Jets is almost certainly running out. Richardson, a..." November 25

  • Free tickets gone within 10 minutes "Minutes after the Lions made free tickets available for Monday night's rescheduled game between the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets, fans were being turned away from the box office at Ford Field. The team originally planned on distributing tickets from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, but fans scooped..." November 23

  • Eric Decker admits it’s tough to see Emmanuel Sanders’s success

    New York Daily News "Eric Decker wouldn’t be human if he didn’t wonder what life would be like if he were preparing for another Super Bowl run with arguably the best quarterback in NFL history. He’d be lying if he said the thought didn’t cross his mind: What if I still played for the Denver Broncos? One year after..." November 23

  • Bills vs. Jets, 2014 NFL Week 12: free tickets at Ford Field

    Buffalo Rumblings "If you'd like to take in the Bills-Jets game in Detroit on Monday night, good news: you can pick up free tickets starting tomorrow morning (or sooner, if you're a season ticket holder in either Buffalo or Detroit). Tickets to Monday night's Buffalo Bills versus New York Jets tilt at Ford Field..." November 22

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    Mike Garafolo @MikeGarafolo

    NFL's Mike Signora: "Due to public safety concerns ... Sunday's Jets-Bills game will not be played in Buffalo."

  • N.Y. governor: Jets-Bills game 'impractical'

    ESPN New York "With more snow falling in the area around Ralph Wilson Stadium, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo considers it "impractical" to play Sunday's game between the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets as scheduled. "Everybody would love to see a Bills game go forward, but I think even more, everybody wants to..." November 20

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    ProFootballTalk @ProFootballTalk

    Per source, if Jets-Bills isn't played in Buffalo, the options are Detroit, Toronto, and New Jersey.

  • Jets receiver Decker finally over hamstring injury

    New York Post "Jets wide receiver Eric Decker has been dealing with a sore right hamstring since training camp. The injury caused him to miss one game and limited his effectiveness in a few others. Decker initially hurt himself early in training camp. The injury then flared up in Week 2 against the Packers...." November 20

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    Peter King @SI_PeterKing

    Jets at Bills, 7 pm, Monday Ford Field, Detroit. Bills will be practicing in Det beginning late tomorrow-- if they can get there.

  • Michael Vick wants to play at least two more years "Impending free agent Michael Vick acknowledged last week that his New York Jets future is up in the air after two starts as Geno Smith's replacement. Whether or not Vick returns, it's clear the 34-year-old wants to continue his NFL career in 2015 and beyond. "I would love to play again, at..." November 20

  • Jets-Bills game could be delayed due to snow

    Pro Football Talk "Nearly four years ago, a major blizzard that hit during what would have been game time forced the NFL to move a Sunday night game between the Vikings and Eagles to Tuesday night. Now, a series of snowstorms could delay Sunday’s game between the Jets and Bills in Buffalo. Per a league source,..." November 20

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Even with snowpocalypse for #Bills, plan is still a 1 pm kickoff Sunday vs #Jets. They are working on snow removal but more expected tonight

  • Report: Rex Ryan fined $100,000 for use of profanity after game

    Pro Football Talk "When Jets coach Rex Ryan was walking off the field at the end of last week’s victory over the Steelers last weekend, cameras caught him sharing a piece of his mind with someone who wasn’t on the screen. One of the words Ryan chose to express his thoughts has reportedly gotten him in hot water..." November 15

  • Can Rex’s job be saved? ‘Need every win I can get’

    New York Post "The music blaring from the speakers as the Jets began practice was fitting. “Don’t worry about a thing. ‘Cause every little thing gonna be all right,” Bob Marley sang. The Jets enter their bye week at 2-8, hoping that every little thing gonna be all right. They know the playoffs are out of..." November 13

  • Jets’ Pryor admits he was late to meetings, vows to ‘learn from’ it

    New York Post "Two days after being benched during Sunday’s win over the Steelers, Jets first-round pick Calvin Pryor finally admitted he had been late to meetings.” “My main focus is we got a win. I don’t want to talk about the negative things or what happened. I’m pretty sure this is not the first time it..." November 12

  • Michael Vick won't say whether he wants to stay with Jets next season

    Newark Star-Ledger "With two turnover-free starts under his belt, Michael Vick is the Jets' quarterback for the foreseeable future—or at least for their next game, which isn't until Nov. 23 at the Bills. Barring either an injury or a Geno Smith-like implosion, Vick figures to be the Jets' starter for the final..." November 12

  • 'Game of Thrones' Creator -- Geno Smith Sucks "He lost 7 games in a row. He lost the starting job. And now Geno Smith has lost the support of a HUGE NY Jets fans ... "Game of Thrones" creator George R.R. Martin. Martin is such a big Jets fan, he writes a blog about the team -- and in his most recent post, George took some shots at the..." November 12

  • Johnson, Harvin throw support behind Vick for 2015

    New York Post "Michael Vick’s play the past two weeks, and the way the Jets have responded to him, would seem to indicate he is their best option for the rest of 2014 — but is he their best option for 2015? Playmakers Percy Harvin and Chris Johnson sure seem to think so. Vick has been the only quarterback..." November 12

  • Tomlin decries Mitchell's late dive "New York Jets coach Rex Ryan called Pittsburgh Steelers safety Mike Mitchell's last-second dive over the line of scrimmage Sunday "bush league." Steelers coach Mike Tomlin agreed with him. "It was not professional," Tomlin said Tuesday at his weekly news conference. "We don't want to play..." November 11

  • Jets finally put it all together with shocking 20-13 win over Steelers

    Newark Star-Ledger "The big Pittsburgh party scheduled for Sunday afternoon at MetLife Stadium didn't exactly go as planned. Oh, there were plenty of Steelers fans here—the place was maybe half Terrible Towels, maybe more—and one team kept turning the ball over and couldn't get off the field on third down. Only..." November 10

  • Michael Vick says he thinks Jets might have won more if he had started earlier. Does he have a point?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Two straight weeks now, Michael Vick has played well as the Jets’ starting quarterback. Two straight weeks of turnover-free performances – a streak Geno Smith enjoyed just once in 24 starts – makes it easy to wonder: What might have been for these Jets, if Vick started from Day 1? Vick..." November 10

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    Rich Cimini @RichCimini

    No. 1 pick Calvin Pryor has been late for multiple mtgs this yr, per source. Probably explains why he was benched for Jarrett. #nyj

  • Vick first QB to 6,000 yards rushing "The Jets' Michael Vick became the first quarterback to rush for 6,000 yards in a career on Sunday in a game against the visiting Pittsburgh Steelers. As of halftime, Vick had 29 rushing yards for the Jets. Vick already held the record for career rushing yards by a quarterback coming into the..." November 09

  • Edwards: Jets babied Mark Sanchez "Mark Sanchez is set to begin a new chapter in his career Monday night, when he makes his first start for the Philadelphia Eagles. But he can't escape certain voices from his past. Former New York Jets teammate Braylon Edwards, reflecting on Sanchez's uneven tenure with the team, said Friday..." November 09

  • Jets unhappy with Chiefs kicker for tripping Percy Harvin

    Newark Star-Ledger "Jets special teams coordinator Thomas McGaughey has no doubt. Chiefs kicker Cairo Santos "absolutely" should be subject to a fine for tripping kickoff return man Percy Harvin during Sunday's game. But tripping is not a specific, fine-eligible offense. The NFL's fine schedule includes..." November 09

  • Rex says he’s never seen visiting fans affect the home team

    Pro Football Talk "When the Steelers play the Jets on Sunday in New Jersey, tens of thousands of Steelers fans are expected to be in attendance. Which raises a question: Could the Jets actually have to use a silent snap count in their own home stadium because of crowd noise from the visiting teams’ fans? Jets..." November 08

  • Geno Smith is back, but as the backup quarterback this time

    Pro Football Talk "Geno Smith is back, but he’s back as the backup. The deposed Jets quarterback said his injured shoulder is sufficiently healed that he’ll back up Michael Vick Sunday against the Steelers. “I’ll be ready, suited up,” Smith said, via Jane McManus of “I’ll be ready.” Of course, he’s..." November 07

  • Plane with 'Fire John Idzik' banner flies over NY Jets practice

    New York Daily News "Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird . . . it’s a plane . . . it’s an angry Jets fan. Jets fans’ hatred for GM John Idzik reached new heights — literally — Wednesday when an aircraft towing a banner saying “FIRE JOHN IDZIK” flew over the team’s practice field for all the Jets — including Idzik, Rex..." November 06

  • Jets, Dolphins to square off in London next year

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL typically uses the occasion of a game in London to leak some news about the future of the NFL’s games in London. As the third and final game of the 2014 series approaches between Dallas and Jacksonville, the NFL has opted to break new ground with the news leaked Thursday to multiple..." November 06

  • Jets’ fatal flaw was obvious except to Idzik and Ryan

    New York Post "“I never said I had to have the best corner in football, that’s not it. My defenses work, period. I don’t care what it is, we take what we have and work around it. We work to the strength of our players. It’s always players over system. We have been around enough that it will work out. To me it’s..." November 05

  • The Jets will make a mistake when they fire Rex Ryan

    USA Today "Why do NFL coaches get fired? There aren’t a lot of reasons why one loses his job. Either he lost the locker room or just wasn’t getting enough out of the team. Neither can be said of Rex Ryan, but the New York Jets will likely be in the market for a new head coach next offseason. There’s..." November 05

  • NFLPA pushing league to collectively bargain over personal conduct policy changes

    SB Nation "The NFLPA has been adamant that any changes to the league's personal conduct policy must be collectively bargained. The NFL has been resistant, however. The NFL Players Association are butting heads once again, this time over how to negotiate changes to the league's personal conduct policy. The..." November 04

  • Rex Ryan on his job security, with Jets at 1-8: 'Judge by when the season is over'

    Newark Star-Ledger "On Oct. 7, Jets coach Rex Ryan went on ESPN New York radio and said in an interview that he knew he would be fired if his team’s losing continued. And it has continued. Back then, the Jets were 1-4. Now, they are 1-8, and trying to avoid their first-ever, nine-game losing streak in a single..." November 04

  • Former Patriots QB Drew Bledsoe supports Mark Sanchez, says playing for NY Jets like being sacrificial virgin

    New York Daily News "Drew Bledsoe hasn’t played for the Jets’ greatest rival since 2001, but that didn’t stop him from taking a shot at Gang Green on Monday when asked about Mark Sanchez now starting in Philly. “Going to play quarterback for the Jets ... it’s kind of like, you know when they used to take the pretty..." November 04

  • Why not starting Michael Vick sooner is the Jets’ latest regret

    New York Post "They are the New York Regrets. Muttering to themselves whether a season, one precious year of their fleeting football lives, is wasted. Wondering what could have happened if Mike Vick got a fair crack at the quarterback job, or an earlier one. “I’m not looking back,” coach Rex Ryan said after..." November 03

  • Chiefs get some luck but also show skill in 24-10 victory over Jets

    Kansas City Star "Chiefs tight end Anthony Fasano whiffed on his cut block of Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson. It turned out to be the best play he could have made. As Fasano was lying on the seat of his pants, a deflected pass fell into his hands just inches from the goal line. Touchdown,..." November 03

  • Jets fans raise $10K for 'Fire Idzik' billboard "A group of fed-up New York Jets fans hoped to raise $10,000 to put up a billboard near MetLife Stadium to implore owner Woody Johnson to fire general manager John Idzik. It took them less than a week to reach their goal. Jason Koeppel, his brother Jared and two of his friends started the..." November 03

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    Rich Cimini @RichCimini

    Percy Harvin will start for Jeremy Kerley. #nyj

  • Geno Smith could start again for Jets by Week 10 "Michael Vick is auditioning for a starting role somewhere else next season, which is why his time as the Jets' starting quarterback could be short. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Sunday on NFL GameDay First that the Jets could go back to second-year passer Geno Smith as early as next..." November 02

  • Jets' Decker backs wife in Twitter skirmish

    ESPN New York "Eric Decker is standing by his woman in a low-level skirmish with Jets fans, and said his wife will be reactivating her Twitter account. "She wasn't attacking Jets fans, she was attacking people that were saying negative comments. And I've got a lot of respect for the fact that she's going to..." October 31

  • Jets fans unleash to showcase disappointment "The Jets are 1-7, and coach Rex Ryan's job likely will end after this season, if not before. But what about general manager John Idzik, who's been on the job less than two years but has come under immense heat for not exactly building a roster that can win? After a rambling news conference..." October 31

  • Eric Decker's tweet goes awry

    ESPN New York "The New York Jets' Eric Decker picked a bad week to try to rally the team's disgruntled fan base. A well-intentioned tweet by the $36 million wide receiver sparked a Twitter war that ended with his wife, country music singer Jessie James Decker, firing back at Jets fans and, ultimately,..." October 31

  • Chris Johnson: 'It's been frustrating'

    ESPN New York "During his peak years with the Tennessee Titans, Chris Johnson welcomed the Monday morning aches and pains. It usually meant a busy and productive Sunday. He longs for those days now. "I don't really play, so I'm never sore," the New York Jets running back told on Thursday. The..." October 31

  • Michael Vick throws so hard, he might have broken his TE's finger vs. Bills "Jets quarterback Michael Vick admitted this week that he's not as athletic as he used to be when he was 24. Vick might not be be able to run as fast as he could 10 years ago, but he still has his fastball, just ask tight end Jeff Cumberland. Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson said on..." October 31

  • Geno Smith: I’ll learn from benching

    New York Post "Geno Smith had taken about seven minutes of questions about how it felt to now be the Jets backup quarterback, whether he thought he would start again and if the team still believed in him when he had enough. “Can we talk about the Chiefs, the team we have to play?” Smith said. But no one..." October 30

  • Vick excited for start, warned not to fumble

    ESPN New York "Along with a promotion, Michael Vick received a word of warning from New York Jets coach Rex Ryan: Don't fumble. The turnover-prone Vick, preparing for his first start in a year, fumbled four times -- losing two -- in relief of Geno Smith last week against the Buffalo Bills. Vick, calling..." October 30

  • Jets’ Chris Johnson ‘frustrated’ by diminished role

    New York Post "Jets running back Chris Johnson is doing his best to keep quiet, but his disappearing role on this team is clearly bothering him. Johnson played just 16 of the 84 (19 percent) offensive snaps in Sunday’s 43-23 loss to the Bills. He had just three carries for seven yards and two catches for..." October 30

  • John Idzik admits he doesn't know whether Jets' Geno Smith is a franchise quarterback

    Newark Star-Ledger "John Idzik's failed Cicero impression on Monday wasn't the only interview opportunity he granted a media outlet that day. SNY's Jeane Coakley also got Idzik, the Jets' general manager, for a one-on-one interview that will air in two parts, with the first coming Tuesday night at 6:30 and the..." October 29