Jets Rumors & News

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    Damon Harrison @BigDame900

    COD and 2K all day today...still not going to watch a super bowl until I play in one. Told myself that Junior year in college...

  • Brett Favre's HOF candidacy took less than 10 seconds

    NFL.com "There was no debate over Brett Favre's Pro Football Hall of Fame candidacy. When it came time for the HOF committee to discuss The Gunslinger's worthiness during Saturday's marathon meeting, the debate lasted nine seconds, per NFL Media's Steve Wyche. Charean Williams, a voter from the Fort..." February 07

  • Roger Goodell Speaks Out on Concussions, 'Rooney Rule' for Women

    ABC News "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says there is a “culture change” in the NFL when it comes to concussions and, if he had a son, would have no problem allowing him to play the sport. “The number of concussions went up this year and they're going to go up and they're going to go down in any given..." February 06

  • Ex-Jets LB Bart Scott says he would have won two Super Bowls if Alex Smith was his QB instead of Mark Sanchez

    New York Daily News "Bart Scott and Mark Sanchez last played together in 2012 — but that didn't stop the former Jets linebacker from ripping his old quarterback anyway. Scott, who now works for CBS, took a shot at Sanchez out of nowhere when discussing Alex Smith with the Kansas City Star. "I'll tell you what -..." February 05

  • Brandon Marshall hasn't spoken to Jay Cutler in nearly two years

    CBS Sports "In 2014, Jay Cutler and Brandon Marshall were teammates for perhaps the final time in their careers, as the Bears shipped Marshall to the Jets in the offseason after a disastrous year. Since then, Marshall has taken a few not-so-subtle shots at his former quarterback, while Cutler at one point..." February 04

  • NFL to establish Rooney rule for women

    ESPN "NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Thursday the league is going to institute a Rooney rule for women when it comes to all NFL executive positions. He announced the decision in opening remarks at NFL Women's Summit, where roughly 250 men and women associated with the league are gathered to..." February 04

  • Jets hire new special teams coach, their fifth in five seasons

    New York Post "The Jets have hired Brant Boyer as their new special teams coordinator, according to a source. Boyer replaces Bobby April, who was fired after just one season with the team. Boyer, who never has been a coordinator, has spent the past four seasons as the assistant special teams coach for the..." February 03

  • Report: Source disputes rumor Kaepernick wants to play for Jets

    The Score "There's no truth to a report that San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick wants to play for the New York Jets, a source told Dom Cosentino of NJ.com. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News dropped a bombshell Tuesday with a report that Kaepernick not only wants out of San Francisco,..." February 03

  • Jets sign Dri Archer

    Pro Football Talk "Dri Archer got a lot of notice at the scouting combine in 2014 when he ran the 40-yard dash in 4.26 seconds, which was the fastest of the year and the second-fastest in combine history behind Chris Johnson. That helped Archer become a third-round pick of the Steelers, but he hasn’t able to make..." February 03

  • Brandon Marshall Says He’s Not Interested in the Idea of Colin Kaepernick Joining the Jets

    Complex "Is Colin Kaepernick going to try and force the 49ers to release him this offseason so that he can join the Jets? Yes…if you believe what the New York Daily News is reporting. The Daily News revealed that Kaepernick isn’t happy in San Francisco and wants out in a report they released..." February 03

  • Colin Kaepernick wants out of 49ers, in with Jets next season: sources

    New York Daily News "The Jets’ decades-long search for a franchise quarterback could unexpectedly land them one of the most dynamic players in the league. The Daily News has learned that embattled 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick wants out of San Francisco after a forgettable 2015 that included on-field struggles..." February 03

  • NFL to consider putting video on sideline tablets

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL’s embrace of tablet technology has been limited, to date. Soon, the bright blue Microsoft Surface devices that show up on sidelines could do more than simply show images of pre-snap formations. At a Tuesday press conference, NFL executive V.P. Brian Rolapp said that the league will..." February 02

  • Brandon Marshall believes Jets would be in Super Bowl if they defeated Bills in Week 17

    New York Daily News "Brandon Marshall believes if the Jets had only beaten the Bills in Week 17, he could easily have been playing in the Super Bowl rather than watching it. "I definitely believe that," Marshall said in a phone interview on Monday. "I think we all know that the team that finishes strong is the team..." February 02

  • Survey: NFL Players Don't Trust That Team Doctors Have Their Best Interests At Heart

    Deadspin "The Associated Press just released a big report on the relationship between NFL players’ health and the training and medical care they get from their teams. There’s a whole lot of insight into the pervasiveness of injuries and the inadequacies NFL training staffs have with addressing them. Let’s..." February 02

  • Super Bowl 50 to draw an estimated $4.2 billion in bets — most of them illegal

    Los Angeles Times "It's the one day when many Americans gladly take a gamble: Super Bowl Sunday. As the Denver Broncos meet the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 this Sunday, millions of people will place some type of bet on the game even if they don't care about football. A minority will gamble legally at..." February 01

  • Pro Bowl TV ratings down, again

    Pro Football Talk "The Pro Bowl was on ESPN Sunday night, and people were watching. But not as many people who watched in the past. The Pro Bowl drew a 5.0 overnight rating. That’s down from 5.6 last year and significantly down from the 6.7 rating the Pro Bowl got in 2014 when it was on NBC. Per Austin Karp of..." February 01

  • Chris Ivory's Pro Bowl cameo likely his final game as member of Jets

    ESPN "Chris Ivory's appearance in the Pro Bowl on Sunday night may have been his final game in a New York Jets uniform -- more specifically, a Jets helmet. He will be an unrestricted free agent next month, and the indicators suggest he will sign elsewhere. Ivory is coming off his most productive..." February 01

  • NFL VP of Officiating says catch rule 'is in a good place right now'

    CBS Sports "Can we all agree that no one knows what a catch is? Dez Bryant still doesn't, more than a year after his infamous non-catch sent the Cowboys home in a playoff game against the Packers. You don't. I don't. The average fan sure doesn't. And yet NFL VP of Officiating Dean Blandino said on Sunday..." February 01

  • Woody Johnson: Geno Smith has “the ability” if he sticks with it

    Pro Football Talk "When the Jets started camp ahead of the 2015 season, the expectation was that Geno Smith would be their starting quarterback. That expectation ceased to exist when IK Enemkpali punched Smith and broke his jaw during a locker room altercation that reportedly stemmed from a dispute over money..." January 31

  • Brandon Marshall doesn't 'want my QB dancing' (but likes Cam Newton)

    CBS Sports "It wouldn't be the week before Super Bowl week without a storyline already becoming excessive. In this case it's the debate about Cam Newton, who was thrust into the limelight further after he posited that he's perceived differently as an African-American quarterback because people aren't used to..." January 31

  • Re-working Revis' deal could solve Jets' cap woes, but it's risky

    ESPN "When a team wants to restructure a contract to create salary-cap room, the top candidate usually is the player with the biggest cap charge. For instance: Miami Dolphins vice president Mike Tannenbaum mentioned last week he might restructure Ndamukong Suh ($28.6 million cap number). For the Jets,..." January 31

  • NFL should add a skills competition at the Pro Bowl

    Pro Football Talk "As interest in the Pro Bowl flags, there’s an easy addition to Pro Bowl weekend that the NFL could use to spice things up: A skills competition. The other major sports all include a skills competition as part of their All-Star festivities. Baseball has the Home Run Derby. The NBA has the slam..." January 31

  • Jets Offseason Moves: Team Signs Titus Davis to Reserve/Future Deal

    Gang Green Nation "Davis was undrafted out of Central Michigan in 2015. He spent training camp in San Diego and then time on the practice squads of the Bills and the Jets. The Jets liked him enough to give him a shot to earn a roster spot. Admittedly, showing enough to a team to offer you a training camp spot is a..." January 30

  • Jets’ bitter ending against Bills sticks with Woody Johnson

    New York Daily News "Nearly a month after his Jets blew their playoff hopes with a loss in Buffalo to their old coach, Woody Johnson still sounds irked by the way Gang Green’s season ended. “When you lose a game of football, it’s never pleasant, I can tell you that,” Johnson said Friday in Manhattan. “It’s a hard..." January 30

  • Chris Ivory 'not sure' if Jets will keep him, per report

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Jets have a number of big decisions to make this offseason with potential free agents. Running back Chris Ivory understands that reality. He isn't certain whether there are enough salary-cap resources to go around to keep him. "I'm not sure what's going to happen," Ivory told Star-Ledger..." January 30

  • New York's attorney general reportedly going after NFL ticket market's 'fixed game'

    Sporting News "Need two? If you're in New York, those tickets are going to cost you. So much so that state attorney general Eric Schneiderman's office is conducting an antitrust investigation of the NFL and its price-floor practices on tickets, CNBC.com reported, citing unidentified sources. It's unclear..." January 28

  • Cheerleaders to be compensated after Jets settle lawsuit

    North Jersey "In a move that could send a signal to teams in other NFL cities, the Jets have agreed to pay nearly $324,000 to cheerleaders to settle a class-action lawsuit in which women claimed they were cheated out of wages, ordered to practices but not paid and forced to cover work-related expenses, like..." January 27

  • Jets' Sheldon Richardson -- Pleads Guilty In Bentley Arrest ... 2 Years Probation

    TMZ "NY Jets superstar Sheldon Richardson has pled guilty in his Bentley speeding case -- but he won't do any jail time as long as he keeps his nose clean for the next 2 years. Richardson was pulled over near St. Louis back on July 14th after cops say he was going 143 mph in his Bentley -- and blew..." January 27

  • The 15 Best Twitter Jokes About Mike Carey After He Blew It Again

    Huffington Post "Another game, another whiffed analysis from CBS “officiating expert” Mike Carey. Carey, who was an NFL referee in another life, has warmed the hearts of Internet trolls everywhere this year by continually blowing calls on big-time broadcasts, making predictions day in and day out that prove..." January 25

  • Ryan Fitzpatrick, Jets to negotiate new contract in 'very near future'

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Jets and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick are both on record that they would like to stay together in 2016 even though Fitzpatrick is scheduled to become a free agent. But have they begun negotiations toward a new contract. And, if so, where do those talks stand? "We're going to talk to..." January 23

  • Ex-NFL Wide Receiver Jabar Gaffney Busted For Weed

    TMZ "Former NFL wide receiver Jabar Gaffney -- who played for the Texans, Patriots, Jets, Broncos and Dolphins -- was busted for weed in Florida Friday ... TMZ Sports has learned. Cops say the 35-year-old -- who was a 2nd round pick in 2002 -- was pulled over in Jacksonville in his 2010 Ford F-250..." January 23

  • Mike Maccagnan says Jets' front office 'talked about' Ray Rice, but ...

    Newark Star-Ledger "Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan was a guest Friday morning on Craig Carton and Boomer Esiason's WFAN radio show. During the course of a wide-ranging interview, Carton asked Maccagnan about Ray Rice, the former Rutgers and Baltimore Ravens running back who has been out of the NFL since..." January 22

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    Rich Cimini @RichCimini

    Jets GM Mike Maccagnan sounds confident he can re-sign pending free agent Ryan Fitzpatrick. He said he will speak... https://t.co/RE6nqmwuUI

  • Peyton Manning has ‘hit a wall’ like Kobe Bryant, says Brandon Marshall

    Sporting News "Appearing on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” Jets receiver Brandon Marshall described Peyton Manning’s decline by comparing him to another fading star in another sport. "It kind of reminds me of watching Kobe Bryant, right?" Marshall said (via ESPN.com). "These last couple of years you’ve..." January 21

  • Kellen Winslow Jr. -- Launches NFL Comeback

    TMZ "Former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. says he's ready to return to the league -- 3 years after he stepped away from the game. The 32-year-old ex-Pro Bowler has been focused on cycling since he left the league in 2013 -- and previously told TMZ Sports he was training like a maniac in the..." January 21

  • Kevin Patullo proves he's perfect guy to work with Ryan Fitzpatrick and Jets QBs

    New York Daily News "The guy behind the guy behind the guy was the most important guy that nobody talked about during the Jets’ bounce-back season. He had energy, ideas and plenty to say about plenty of stuff. “He likes to talk a lot,” Ryan Fitzpatrick said with a smile. “He is a good golfer… and he’ll let you know..." January 20

  • NFL health officials confronted NIH about researcher selection

    ESPN "Three of the NFL's top health and safety officers confronted the National Institutes of Health last June after the NIH selected a Boston University researcher to lead a major study on football and brain disease, Outside the Lines has learned. The new information contradicts denials by the NFL..." January 20

  • Clete Blakeman to call Super Bowl 50

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL is really not holding the whole flip-or-no-flip thing against Clete Blakeman. According to FootballZebras.com, Blakeman has been tabbed to referee Super Bowl 50, his first shot to officiate the final football game of the year. Blakeman just worked the divisional round game between..." January 20

  • How Jets can carve out $30M for free-agent chess match

    New York Post "The Jets enter this offseason in a much different financial position than they did a year ago. Last year, new general manager Mike Maccagnan had money to shop for free agents who had Fifth Avenue price tags. This year? It should be more like the bargain bin. The Jets are currently projected to..." January 20

  • Jets cornerback pays more in child support than you make in a year

    New York Post "Antonio Cromartie can’t retire from football anytime soon. The Jets cornerback will have 12 children to support, including the twins who wife Terricka Cason announced last week are on the way. Besides the two children he already has with Terricka, Cromartie, 31, has eight kids with seven..." January 19

  • Why Geno Smith should be nervous after Jets GM’s endorsement

    New York Post "The top question as the Jets enter this offseason centers around the same position it usually does: quarterback. But, unlike most years with the Jets, it appears the team has a solid answer to the question. It is just a matter of re-signing Ryan Fitzpatrick, who is scheduled to become a free..." January 15

  • Jets' Darrelle Revis, Brandon Marshall won't play in Pro Bowl, per reports

    Newark Star-Ledger "Two Jets players who had been selected to the Pro Bowl—cornerback Darrelle Revis and wide receiver Brandon Marshall—will not play after all and will instead be replaced by alternates. That means that three of the four Jets selected for the 2016 Pro Bowl will not play. Defensive end Muhammad..." January 15

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    Rich Cimini @RichCimini

    Jets GM Mike Maccagnan says he's "like very much" to re-sign QB Ryan Fitzpatrick. #nyj

  • Jets' Brandon Marshall says he played 4 games with high ankle sprain

    Newark Star-Ledger "It goes without saying that Brandon Marshall thrived in his first season as a Jets receiver in 2015. His 109 catches for 1,502 yards set team records, and his 14 receiving touchdowns tied a team record and tied for the NFL lead. But Marshall was banged up for a while. Even down the stretch, he..." January 13

  • Even Though He Had a Vasectomy Antonio Cromartie Still Gets Wife Pregnant With Twins

    Complex "Despite having his vas deferens tied into a knot that'd make any boy scout proud, New York Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie has gotten his wife Terricka pregnant with twins. The two youngsters-to-be will give the Pro Bowler a dozen, which is sure to make things even more complicated for a guy who..." January 13

  • White NFL Asst Coaches Twice as Likely to Be Promoted Than Black Asst Coaches

    Black Sports Online "I understand the people who do these studies put many hours, days, weeks and years into their work. I am not trying to put down what they do, but you don’t need a study to know there is systematic prejudice not just in the NFL, but almost every industry in America. I do like that they worked..." January 12

  • Donald Trump Thinks All These Personal Foul Penalties Have Made Football ‘Soft’

    Uproxx "Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is mad as hell, and he’s not going to take it anymore. Why? Because according to what he told a crowd of 2,000 supporters in Reno, Nevada on Sunday, the cherished national pastime of American Football has gone too soft — just like the great country of..." January 11

  • Raiders' Khalil Mack makes history, named All-Pro at two positions

    CBS Sports "People outside Oakland who didn't know about Khalil Mack got their introduction to his talents when he sacked Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler five times in Week 14. On Friday, Mack made history when the Associated Press named him an All-Pro at two positions -- linebacker and defensive..." January 09

  • NFL plans to stream London games in 2016, Apple and Google in talks to buy rights

    New York Daily News "The National Football League is planning to live-stream all three games scheduled to be played in London next season, and Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc subsidiary Google are among the technology companies in talks to buy the rights to conduct the streams, said two sources familiar with the..." January 08

  • Beyonce Will Join Coldplay for Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show

    ET Online "Coldplay will have a very high-profile guest star at the Super Bowl. Sources confirm to Entertainment Tonight that Queen Bey herself, Beyonce, will join the band on-stage during their halftime performance at Super Bowl 50 on Feb. 7. Presumably, the group will deliver a live rendition of "Hymn..." January 08