Jets Rumors & News

  • Jets pick Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty in fourth round of NFL draft

    New York Daily News "The Jets may have a new quarterback, but don’t expect him to be on the field in a regular-season game right away. The Jets selected former Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty in the fourth round of the NFL draft with the 103rd overall pick on Saturday. The Jets traded up one spot with the Jaguars,..." May 03

  • Jets get Zac Stacy in trade with Rams

    ESPN New York "Two days after requesting a trade or his release from the St. Louis Rams, running back Zac Stacy got his wish Saturday and was dealt to the New York Jets for a seventh-round draft pick. Stacy became expendable in the first round, when the Rams surprised many by selecting running back Todd..." May 03

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Rams RB Zac Stacy traded to Jets for pick 224, per source.

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Why did #Jets trade up with the #Jaguars just one spot to take Bryce Petty? Because… the #Jaguars had an offer from the #Browns for him

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    New York Jets @nyjets

    We've traded our 3rd (70th) for HOU's 3rd (82), 5th (152), 7th (229) and WR DeVier Posey.

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    I'm told the Jets are one of the teams that have inquired about Rams RB Zac Stacey, who wants out after the Gurley pick #nyj

  • With 6th pick in NFL Draft, Jets select defensive tackle Leonard Williams

    New York Daily News "Rex Ryan may be gone but he would be proud of the Jets selection: for the sixth straight year, the Jets went defense first in the NFL draft. The Jets reinforced the stronger side of the ball on Thursday night when they selected Leonard Williams with the 6th pick. The Jets were already set to..." May 01

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    Nate Ulrich @NateUlrichABJ

    #Jets pick Southern Cal D-lineman Leonard Williams sixth overall in #NFLDraft.

  • Titans discussing No. 2 pick with three or four teams "General manager Ruston Webster told ESPN's Bob Holtzman on Thursday that the Tennessee Titans, who hold the No. 2 pick in the NFL draft, are talking to three or four teams about possibly trading the pick. Webster said the team has had "fairly substantial conversations" with a couple of teams,..." April 30

    2015 NFL Draft Day Rumors - Live Blog

    PSD Staff NFL Draft day is finally here. Teams begin re-loading tonight and the new NFL season will be here before we know it. I'm going to post rumors in this live blog all day. Pick rumors, trade rumors, etc. April 30

  • Report: Redskins, Jets interested in moving down in draft

    The Score "While much of the pre-draft speculation has centered around the Tennessee Titans and the No. 2 overall pick, they aren't the only team with a high draft pick worth keeping an eye on. One club official handling trade conversations for his team told Peter King of The MMQB that the Washington..." April 30

  • NFL draft QBs be damned, Geno Smith still believes Jets are his team

    New York Daily News "The Jets are eyeing other quarterbacks and Geno Smith knows it. How could he not? Gang Green, which owns the sixth pick of the NFL draft, which kicks off on Thursday night, has done its homework on the top-tier quarterbacks, especially Marcus Mariota, with whom the Jets had a private workout..." April 30

  • Former NFL star Plaxico Burress indicted on charges he failed to pay N.J. taxes

    Newark Star-Ledger "Former NFL star Plaxico Burress has been indicted on charges he failed to pay $47,903 in New Jersey income taxes, authorities said Thursday. Burress, 37, of Totowa, faces one count of issuing a bad check or electronic funds transfer, and one count of willful failure to pay state tax. Both are..." April 30

  • 2015 NFL mock draft: Saints, Dolphins, Eagles, Jaguars making trades "It's finally time to bite the bullet. It's time to mock it up. Hopefully, I can do better than last year, where I hit for a pretty strong average – 26 of the 32 players I put in my mock ended up going in the first round – but didn't land nearly enough homers (getting the right player and team..." April 29

  • Jets TE Jace Amaro responds to Rex Ryan’s continuous jabs

    New York Post "Jets tight end Jace Amaro is not bracing himself for a fight the next time he sees former coach Rex Ryan. Ryan, now the coach of the Bills, has ripped Amaro three times since the second-year tight end made comments about the Jets lacking accountability last season. Amaro said he was unfazed..." April 29

  • Report: Jets Would Pass on Marcus Mariota If Given the Opportunity

    Sportsnaut "With the Geno Smith and Ryan Fitzpatrick as the only two NFL-caliber quarterbacks on the roster, it appears the New York Jets should be in the market for a signal caller when the draft comes calling. However, it is being reported that the Jets would pass on Oregon’s Marcus Mariota if given the..." April 28

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    League source: NFL fines Jets $100,000 in Revis tampering case. No docking of draft picks. Patriots not fined. Full Story coming #nyj

  • NFL to end tax-exempt status

    The Score "The NFL will relinquish its tax-exempt status, commissioner Roger Goodell announced in a memo to owners Tuesday. Goodell said the move was made to "eliminate (a) distraction." The memo states the move will not have a significant impact on the operation of the league: Every dollar of..." April 28

  • Sources: Jets fined $100K for Woody Johnson's comment on Darrelle Revis

    ESPN New York "The New York Jets will be fined $100,000 for owner Woody Johnson's comments last year about Darrelle Revis but will not lose any draft picks, sources confirmed to ESPN. The Patriots filed tampering charges against the Jets after Johnson said he would "love to have Darrelle back" during a news..." April 28

  • Report: New York Jets Fielding Calls from Teams Interested in DE Muhammad Wilkerson

    Sportsnaut "While everyone focuses on the NFL draft, which begins on Thursday night, teams are making calls not just about trading picks but also trading players. One player that has caught the eyes of “at least two teams” is New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson, a 2011 first-round..." April 28

  • NFL Commissioner Goodell: "We didn't get it right"

    CBS News "The NFL draft begins Thursday in Chicago. It's a change of venue for a league re-defining itself both on and off the field. The NFL will follow a new personal conduct policy, and two new employees will help investigate player misconduct. In an interview with "CBS This Morning" co-host Charlie..." April 28

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    At least two teams, possibly more, have approached NY Jets about trading for Muhammad Wilkerson, per league source. Bares watching Thursday.

  • Todd Bowles' Jets defense needs pass rusher

    Newsday "Complicated and complex. That's how Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu described Todd Bowles' defense back in January, the same month he learned his former defensive coordinator was leaving Arizona to become coach of the Jets. Bowles loves cornerbacks just as much as predecessor Rex Ryan does...." April 27

  • Jets safety Jaiquawn Jarrett signs RFA tender

    Pro Football Talk "A former second-round pick of the Eagles who’s rebuilt his career with the Jets has officially re-signed with New York. Safety Jaiquawn Jarrett, a restricted free agent, inked his one-year tender with the Jets on Friday, the club said. The 25-year-old Jarrett started 5-of-14 games for the..." April 25

  • Jets considering trading up

    ESPN New York "New York Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan intends to spend a lot of time on the phone over the weekend, contacting the five teams ahead of the Jets in next week's NFL draft. The Jets will explore the possibility of trading up, said Maccagnan -- an acknowledgement that will, no doubt, fuel..." April 24

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    Albert Breer @AlbertBreer

    The Jets have picked up the fifth-year option (for 2016) on DE Quinton Coples.

  • Judge approves concussion settlement, could cost NFL $1 billion "A federal judge has approved a plan that brings the NFL and more than 5,000 former players one step closer to a settlement in a concussion lawsuit that could end up costing the league more than $1 billion over 65 years. Senior U.S. District Judge Anita Brody had twice sent the deal back to..." April 22

  • Jon Gruden makes the case for Geno Smith: ‘I see progress’

    New York Post "Jon Gruden does not think the Jets need to land a quarterback in next week’s draft. Gruden, the former Buccaneers and Raiders coach, believes Geno Smith is getting better and the Jets should stick with the third-year quarterback. “As painful as it is for some Jets fans, I see some progress,”..." April 22

  • 2015 Sunday Night Football schedule

    SB Nation "The NFL has released the full schedule for the upcoming 2015 NFL season, which means we know the primetime matchups for Sunday Night Football. Typically some of the best matchups on the schedule (especially with flex scheduling), Sunday Night Football might not be as well-known a phrase as Monday..." April 22

  • Jets' Willie Colon backs Jace Amaro in spat with Rex Ryan

    New York Daily News "If Rex Ryan believes Jace Amaro is spinning a tall tale about the Jets’ accountability and lateness issues last year, then he’s calling Willie Colon a liar, too. Amaro found himself in Ryan’s crosshairs when, on April 6, he said the Jets had an issue with tardiness and accountability a season..." April 21

  • NFL schedule will be released on Tuesday

    Pro Football Talk "The wait to find out the 2015 schedule will end on Tuesday evening. The NFL has announced that the schedule will be unveiled during a three-hour show on NFL Network that gets underway at 8 p.m. ET. All 256 games will be revealed during the program, although not all games will remain in the same..." April 20

  • Brandon Marshall trade was about money, not character

    Metro "Brandon Marshall is not a locker room cancer and his attitude had nothing to do with the March trade that sent him from the Chicago Bears to the New York Jets, so says a team source with the NFC team. It has long been rumored that Marshall, acquired by the Jets on March 10, was ousted by the..." April 20

  • Breshad Perriman visiting with the Jets today

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets are continuing their perpetual search for offensive weapons by taking a look at one of the fastest guys on the board. Central Florida wide receiver Breshad Perriman is visiting the Jets today, a league source tells PFT. Perriman’s not the polished receiver some of the other top..." April 20

  • Rex Ryan goes after Jace Amaro again

    Pro Football Talk "Former Jets coach Rex Ryan continues to hold Jets tight end Jace Amaro accountable for his contention that the Jets weren’t held accountable in 2014, Ryan’s last one with the team. “It’s not the truth,” Ryan said Saturday morning on WFAN radio, via Dom Cosentino of Rex then became..." April 18

  • Darrelle Revis to reunite with Patriots at White House after signing with Jets

    New York Daily News "Get ready for an uncomfortable reunion in the nation's capital. Darrelle Revis plans to attend the Patriots' visit next Thursday to the White House, according to a source. The team will be honored by President Barack Obama, but the trip could be interesting given all that has happened with..." April 17

  • Chris Johnson -- 'In Talks' With NFL Teams ... Prepping for Comeback "Just one month after he was hit in the shoulder in a drive by shooting, Chris Johnson is already getting ready to return to the NFL -- and sources tell us he's "in talks" with multiple NFL teams. Johnson has previously said he's been checked out by a doctor -- and insists he's good to go...." April 16

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    Ben Volin @BenVolin

    Oh right, football. #Jets gave Ridley $1.25 million for his 1-year deal, with $80,000 guaranteed (signing bonus)

  • Report Suggests About 1 in 6 NFL Players Go Broke Within 12 Years of Retiring

    Complex "When the NFL comes back in 2015, and you gaze upon the first 11-on-11 play of the bloodsport's season, know that, statistically speaking, at least three players on that field will be bankrupt soon after they hang up their cleats. According to a new research paper by the National Bureau of Economic..." April 15

  • The Jets' search for an offensive identity starts with finding stability

    SB Nation "Chan Gailey's mission as Jets offensive coordinator is to mend a broken offense. New Jets head coach Todd Bowles chose Gailey to revamp a group that deteriorated from 30th to 31st to last in NFL passing yards in each of the last three seasons. A bunch that sank to 28th twice and 29th once in..." April 14

  • Reports: Jets looking to replace Geno Smith

    Sporting News "Geno Smith's time in New York may be running out. The Jets are looking to replace the quarterback whom they selected in the second round of the 2013 draft, according to multiple reports. General manager Mike Maccagnan "hasn't ruled out" trading for a quarterback in this year's draft, ESPN..." April 14

  • NFL's Chris Johnson -- $5,000 Reward for Shooter's Arrest "The person who shot NFL running back Chris Johnson -- and killed his friend -- now has a $5,000 bounty on his (or her) head ... TMZ Sports has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us ... investigators have been working like hell trying to identify and locate whoever fired the shots in that..." April 13

  • Schedule release likely coming next week

    Pro Football Talk "With the draft only 17 days away and in light of the NFL’s habit of releasing the regular-season schedule before the draft, the window for releasing the 2015 regular-season schedule is getting fairly narrow. The current thinking, per a source with knowledge of the situation, is that the sheet..." April 13

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Sources: WVU WR Kevin White, Baylor QB Bryce Petty & Florida DE/OLB Dante Fowler will be visiting Jets today/tomorrow

  • Jets bringing QB Bryce Petty in for pre-draft visit "New York Jets coach Todd Bowles has made it plain enough that the team's current quarterbacks can expect some added competition for the 2015 season, presumably from the NFL draft. But while the club is getting an up-close look at the draft's best quarterback prospects in Jameis Winston and Marcus..." April 12

  • Revis claims Instagram hacking

    Pro Football Talk "Earlier today, Deadspin pointed out that Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis engaged in a profane exchange with fans on his Instagram account. Many predicted that Revis would claim that his account was hacked. And he has. “I gotta a ring, I’m paid & worth more than you,” Revis (or the hacker)..." April 12

  • Jameis Winston to make pre-draft visit to New York Jets, sources say

    New York Daily News "Jameis Winston isn't expected to be available when the Jets are on the clock with the No. 6 pick, but he will be making a pre-draft visit to Gang Green headquarters, according to sources. The Daily News has learned that the Jets cancelled a private workout with the former Florida State..." April 12

  • Jets to pick up option on Quinton Coples

    New York Daily News "The Jets haven’t given up on Quinton Coples yet. The Daily News has learned that the team will exercise the fifth-year option on Coples’ rookie contract by the May 3 deadline before determining whether to make a true long-term commitment to the former first-round pick. Per terms of the NFL’s..." April 11

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    Adam Caplan @caplannfl

    The #Jets are expected to sign veteran ILB Joe Mays, per sources. He's expected to sign by early next week.

  • Jets have private workout with UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley

    New York Daily News "The Jets’ seemingly endless search for a franchise quarterback has them looking everywhere to upgrade at the game’s most important position. The Daily News has learned that the team held a private workout for UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley about four weeks ago. There are fair questions about..." April 10

  • 2015 NFL preseason schedule announced "Preseason football may be some four months off, but the NFL wants to give you time to get adequately pumped for what amounts to glorified practices. That's right: On Thursday, the league announced the 2015 preseason schedule in all its meaningless glory. Meaningless may be an overstatement; the..." April 09