Jets Rumors & News

  • Why Darrelle Revis street fight shouldn’t change a thing for Jets

    New York Post "The Jets have known they have a Darrelle Revis decision coming for months. It was pretty clear early last season that Revis’ play had slipped, and then all eyes turned to March 10, when the Jets have to make a choice about whether to pay Revis a $2 million roster bonus, cut him loose or try to..." February 21

  • Darrelle Revis' preliminary hearing moved to March 15

    Sporting News "Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis will have to wait a few more weeks as the aftermath of an altercation that left two men unconscious continues to unfold. Revis' attorneys said the preliminary hearing won't be until March 15, NFL.com reported. It was originally scheduled for Thursday. Unless..." February 21

  • Could Darrelle Revis come home to Pittsburgh?

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "If Darrelle Revis is cleared of his involvement in a South Side brawl … If Revis is released by the New York Jets … If the Steelers believe Revis still can play and want to add him to their shaky secondary … If Revis is interested in coming home to finish his Hall of Fame career … If..." February 21

  • Ridiculous charges against Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis the real 'criminal conspiracy'

    New York Daily News "What exactly happened on Feb. 12 when Darrelle Revis was involved in a fight with two men, Dallas Cousins, 22, and Zacheriah Jarvis, 21. I don’t know. And I really don’t care. That’s not the story. Revis could receive up to 65 years in prison — even if he didn’t throw a single punch...." February 21

  • Why Darrelle Revis street fight shouldn’t change a thing for Jets

    New York Post "The Jets have known they have a Darrelle Revis decision coming for months. It was pretty clear early last season that Revis’ play had slipped, and then all eyes turned to March 10, when the Jets have to make a choice about whether to pay Revis a $2 million roster bonus, cut him loose or try to..." February 21

  • Jets offer contract to N.J.'s K'Waun Williams, free agent cornerback

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Jets have offered a contract to free agent cornerback K'Waun Williams, a league source told NJ Advance Media. The source said Williams has contract offers from three other unidentified teams. It is not clear how the offers measure up against one another, or what exactly the Jets offered..." February 21

  • Jets tampered with Darrelle Revis through private phones, secret meetings

    New York Daily News "Darrelle Revis placed the call just past 8 p.m. on Feb. 19, 2015, with one question: Do we have a deal with the Jets? A few weeks after becoming a champion with the Patriots, the NFL's biggest mercenary of this generation was ready to squeeze more money out of the one man who he knew would be..." February 20

  • Jets reportedly believe Darrelle Revis did not throw punch in fight

    Larry Brown Sports "Darrelle Revis has been charged with four felonies — one of which is aggravated assault — and a misdemeanor for his alleged involvement in a brawl earlier this month, but the New York Jets cornerback is adamant that he did not throw any punches. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reported..." February 20

  • Attorneys say TMZ video verifies Darrelle Revis did not punch anyone

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "TMZ posted a video on its website this afternoon purporting to be from the scene of the incident on Feb. 12 involving New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis. In the video, which shows two men apparently unconscious on the ground, a man can be heard saying, “I knocked both these [expletive]..." February 20

  • Meet Darrelle Revis’ high-profile defense — a former Yankee’s son

    New York Post "Darrelle Revis has spared no expense hiring prominent Pittsburgh attorney Robert Del Greco Jr. to lead his defense against four felony assault charges stemming from a fight on the city’s South Side last Sunday. Del Greco is known as the “go-to” lawyer when it comes to defending celebrities,..." February 19

  • Jets' Darrelle Revis due in court Thursday on aggravated assault charges

    CBS Sports "Darrelle Revis is due in court later this week, and he’s retained the services of a high-powered lawyer to represent him. According to the Associated Press, Revis has a court date scheduled for Thursday on criminal charges stemming from a fight that left two men unconscious. The New York Post..." February 19

  • Darrelle Revis incident details confirm that a conviction won’t be easy

    ESPN "The complaint report filed by the Pittsburgh police officer on the scene early on Sunday morning at the altercation allegedly involving Darrelle Revis is now available. The New York Jets cornerback was charged with four felonies -- including aggravated assault and robbery -- and a..." February 18

  • Darrelle Revis hires attorney who helped Steelers

    Yardbarker "Darrelle Revis has made a change to his legal team, and it’s one that could greatly help his case. Blaine Jones said on Friday that he is stepping aside as Revis’ attorney, a day after he defended Revis, who was charged with four felonies and a misdemeanor related to a street fight on Sunday..." February 18

  • Darrelle Revis Turns Himself In To Police In Pittsburgh

    CBS New York "Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis surrendered to Pittsburgh police on Friday night in connection with a street fight that left two men unconscious last weekend. Revis arrived at the Pittsburgh Municipal Courts building around 7:20 p.m. He was accompanied by his attorney, Blaine Jones, and family..." February 18

  • NFL is “looking into” Darrelle Revis arrest

    Pro Football Talk "Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has a problem with the law and, necessarily, a problem with the NFL. League spokesman Brian McCarthy tells PFT that the NFL is “looking into” the incident that resulted in Revis facing four felony charges and a misdemeanor claim of making terroristic..." February 17

  • Criminal charges means Jets could wait to cut Revis

    Pro Football Talk "Before cornerback Darrelle Revis had four felony charges filed against him, the Jets faced the question of whether they would pay Revis $6 million to not play for the team in 2017 or $15 million to remain on the roster for the next season. Now, the Jets may have six million reasons to let things..." February 17

  • Darrelle Revis charged with four felonies after alleged altercation

    NFL.com "Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has been charged with felony aggravated assault and robbery for his alleged involvement in an altercation that took place in Pittsburgh early Sunday morning, according to court records obtained by NFL.com. Revis, 31, was charged Thursday in Allegheny County..." February 17

  • Nick Mangold not expected to have ankle surgery

    Pro Football Talk "When Jets center Nick Mangold was placed on injured reserve with an ankle injury in December, he and coach Todd Bowles both said that there was a possibility that surgery would be required to repair the problem. It’s been a couple of months since Mangold went on I.R. and he hasn’t gone in for..." February 16

  • Robbery, Assault Charges Pending After Darrelle Revis Involved In Fight

    CBS Pittsburgh "New York Jets cornerback and former Pitt star Darrelle Revis has been injured after getting into an altercation on the South Side and police say charges against him are pending. The 31-year-old NFL star’s lawyer told KDKA-TV he was assaulted by a group of five people when he came home to visit..." February 16

  • Zac Stacy retires from NFL after three seasons

    SEC Country "Former Vanderbilt standout running back Zac Stacy wasn’t able to find his way back onto a field in 2016 after suffering a gruesome ankle injury in 2015 that ended his season. It looks like he won’t be getting back to football, either. Stacy took to his Instagram in a post that he penned “Thank..." February 16

  • NY Jets Austin Seferian-Jenkins Cops Plea Deal In DUI Case

    TMZ "NY Jets player Austin Seferian-Jenkins has cut a plea deal in his DUI case from last year and won't spend any time behind bars ... TMZ Sports has learned. The 24-year-old tight end was arrested on September 23 in Florida after a cop pulled him over for a traffic stop and thought he seemed..." February 16

  • Woody Johnson’s ambassadorship is possibly being delayed by politics

    New York Daily News "Rex is flexing his muscle in the Jets universe again. No, not that Rex. Nearly a month after Donald Trump announced that Woody Johnson would be the next U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom, the Jets owner remains in limbo perhaps due to a power struggle in the dysfunctional new..." February 16

  • Jets will not exercise Ryan Clady’s option, making him a free agent

    Sportsnaut "The New York Jets will be in the market for a new starting left tackle when free agency gets going. Ryan Clady himself will also be looking for a new home. ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting that the Jets have notified Clady that they will not be picking up his $10 million option for the 2017..." February 15

  • NFL sets cap percentages for franchise tags

    Pro Football Talk "The franchise-tag crop report has arrived. Sort of. Prior to 2011, the non-exclusive franchise tenders were determined by averaging the five highest cap numbers at each position from the prior year. Starting in 2011, the tenders are determined by the aggregate sum of the salary cap for the five..." February 15

  • NFL Would Boost TV Ratings, Ad Revenue If US Ban On Sports Betting Lifted, New Report Says

    Legal Sports Report "MoffettNathanson Research released a report called NFL Season Recap – It’s All Over But the Crying (paywall), looking back at 2016-17. Part of the analysis focused on sports betting, and opportunities missed by the NFL to generate more interest and revenue. The NFL has generally tried to..." February 14

  • Some late-season Thursday Night Football games could move to Saturday

    Awful Announcing "With the 2016-17 NFL season, it’s time for the league’s TV’s partners to look ahead for the next season and what teams they’ll lobby for. Due to the Dallas Cowboys’ effect on the ratings in the second half of last season, there’s no doubt that all of the networks will want to maximize the number..." February 14

  • Darrelle Revis, Brandon Marshall both likely to be cut by Jets?

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Jets may have no choice but to consider a rebuilding season in 2017, and that means some of the biggest names on the roster could be on their way out of town. Will Brandon Marshall and Darrelle Revis be among them? Darryl Slater of NJ.com ranked the 11 Jets players who are most..." February 14

  • K’Waun Williams visiting Lions, Jets

    Pro Football Talk "Thanks to an ankle injury, cornerback K’Waun Williams’ 2016 season ended before it got started. Williams and the Browns argued over the best course of treatment for the injury, leading to a suspension from the team and a grievance from Williams contending that the team should pay for the..." February 13

  • Ryan Fitzpatrick’s contract voids, now a free agent

    Yardbarker "The New York Jets will surely be in the market for a new starting quarterback after the trio who took snaps under center this past season fizzled out big time. It was a disastrous second season for Todd Bowles as the Jets’ head coach. He overlooked a team that won five games after finishing..." February 12

  • Ryan Fitzpatrick’s contract voids Friday today

    New York Daily News "He created magic, hope, drama and ultimately disappointment during a weird two-year run that surprised everyone. The Ryan Fitzpatrick Era officially will come to an end on Friday when his contract with the Jets automatically voids, but it was a hell of a ride that put this star-crossed..." February 10

  • Jets' Marshall says Tom Brady isn't best player ever, lists four 'better' players

    Newark Star-Ledger "Brandon Marshall watched the Super Bowl. He witnessed Patriots quarterback Tom Brady engineer a 25-point comeback for the ages. He's well aware this marks Brady's fifth championship. He believes Brady's the best quarterback to ever play. But player? Not exactly. "He's not the best..." February 09

  • Jets' newly hired QB coach has ties to Jay Cutler, but ...

    ESPN "New York Jets coach Todd Bowles filled the final opening on his staff, hiring Jeremy Bates to coach the quarterbacks, the team announced Wednesday. Bates is an important addition because he will preside over the development of Christian Hackenberg and Bryce Petty. New offensive coordinator John..." February 09

  • Former Jets RB and broadcaster Mike Adamle reveals dementia diagnosis as doctors say he may have CTE

    New York Daily News "Former Jets running back Mike Adamle revealed he has been diagnosed with dementia. Adamle, who had a long broadcasting career after his playing days, is now struggling with what could be the effects of repeated blows to the head as a player. “It shook my world,” Adamle told NBC-5 in Chicago,..." February 09

  • Could Jay Cutler be a fit for Jets?

    Larry Brown Sports "An under-the-radar coaching hire made Wednesday by the New York Jets could be evidence that quarterback Jay Cutler could be a fit for the team. The Jets announced that they were hiring Jeremy Bates as quarterback coach. Bates most recently held the same position with the Chicago Bears, and he..." February 09

  • Details on How Much DirecTV is Raising The NFL Sunday Ticket Package in 2017

    Black Sports Online "The 2016 campaign ended in epic fashion, as the New England Patriots came back from down 25 points against the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI. As football fans wait several months until the game returns, they’ll have to get ready for prices rising for the Sunday Ticket package on..." February 09

  • Brandon Marshall believes Jets won't cut him

    NFL.com "Jets receiver Brandon Marshall doesn't see himself as a salary-cap casualty. The 32-year-old wideout is scheduled to make $7.5 million in 2017 -- a relative bargain for a receiver capable of putting up 100-plus catches and 1,500 yards in a season like he did with Ryan Fitzpatrick in 2015...." February 08

  • Jets hire Jeremy Bates as quarterbacks coach

    Pro Football Talk "Word over the weekend was that the Jets had their eye on making Jeremy Bates their new quarterback coach. They sealed the deal at some point in the interim and announced Bates’ addition to Todd Bowles’ coaching staff on Wednesday. It’s Bates’ second spin as the quarterbacks coach for the..." February 08

  • Worst NFL free-agent pool ever won't stop desperate teams from diving in wallets first

    CBS Sports "NFL free agency is fool's gold. Always has been. Always will be. Now more than ever. Forever and forever. Amen. I've been singing this chorus and preaching this sermon for roughly a decade now, and nothing has changed. Except, well, the free-agency classes grow shallower and shallower...." February 08

  • DIRECTV raising Sunday Ticket prices for 2017 season

    Sportsnaut "It’s all about supply and demand. And despite what was a perceived regression in terms of television ratings during the 2016 NFL season, the demand is surely still there. It’s the most popular sport in North American. That’s not even up for debate at this point. So leave it to cable and..." February 08

  • Jets Reportedly Doing “Extensive Work” On Clemson QB Deshaun Watson

    NFL Trade Rumors "A source within the Jets’ organization tells Jason Cole of B/R that the team is doing “extensive work” on Clemson QB Deshaun Watson this offseason. The Jets hold the No. 6 overall pick in the 2017 draft and despite using mid-round picks on Bryce Petty and Christian Hackenberg the past few..." February 07

  • Top 10 biggest boom or bust players in 2017 NFL Draft

    Sportsnaut "Heading into the 2017 NFL Draft, there are a few players who find themselves in the “no doubt about it” category. Texas A&M EDGE defender Myles Garrett comes to mind when discussing that type of player. Other prospects quality as flyers and potential steals. There’s a whole other category,..." February 07

  • Jets linebacker Darron Lee claims he was attacked on his way home in Ohio

    New York Daily News "New York Jets linebacker Darron Lee claims he was “jumped” by multiple attackers late Saturday. Lee took to Twitter to chronicle the alleged assault on his way home in Columbus, where the 22-year-old athlete played football for Ohio State University. "Nothing like getting jumped on a..." February 07

  • Jets enter offseason at telling crossroads that starts with QB

    New York Post "With Super Bowl LI in the rearview mirror, the 2017 offseason officially has begun for the Jets, who are looking to bounce back from a disappointing 5-11 year. This is going to be an offseason of transition for the team, which could part ways with some of its big names. Darrelle Revis is the..." February 07

  • Jets eye Jeremy Bates as potential QB coach

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets are targeting Jeremy Bates for their quarterbacks coach position, Albert Breer of TheMMQB.com reported Monday. The Jets are overhauling their offensive staff following the retirement of offensive coordinator Chan Gailey. Kevin Patullo, the quarterbacks coach last season, was fired in..." February 06

  • Jets to release Darrelle Revis if he doesn’t agree to pay cut

    ESPN "Welcome to the offseason. With Super Bowl LI in the books, the NFL spotlight turns to next season. Officially, the league year doesn't begin until March 9 (the start of free agency), but there will be a lot of activity over the next four weeks, especially for the New York Jets. Prepare for..." February 06

  • Jets reportedly ‘have their eyes on’ Mike Glennon

    Larry Brown Sports "Again in need of a quarterback, the New York Jets are looking at some veteran options. According to Connor Hughes of NJ.com, the Jets “seem to have their eyes on” Mike Glennon, who is set to become an unrestricted free agent. The longtime Tampa Bay Buccaneer has 30 career touchdown passes to..." February 04

  • Will Christian Hackenberg start for Jets in 2017?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Who's going to be the Week 1 starter? HUGHES: I don't see Tony Romo as a realistic option. I just don't. He's either going to play for a winner, or redo his deal and stay in Dallas. Bryce Petty will compete, but I don't see him getting the job. Tyrod Taylor is an option of he leaves the..." February 04

  • Bene Benwikere visits the Jets

    Pro Football Talk "Free agent cornerback Bene Benwikere recently visited with the Jets, ESPN’s Field Yates reported Wednesday. Benwikere went from starting for the Panthers early last season to being waived. He was claimed by the Dolphins last October but was waived a few weeks later before playing in a game,..." February 02

  • President Trump on Roger Goodell: ‘The commissioner is a dope. He’s a stupid guy’

    Sportsnaut "President Donald Trump isn’t one afraid to ruffle some feathers. It’s his outspoken attitude and ability to go away from the norm that caught the attention of those who voted him into office. As divisive as Trump himself might be, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is an equally divisive figure..." February 01

  • Roger Goodell indicates NFL looking into cutting commercials during broadcasts

    Sportsnaut "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell addressed the public in a pre-Super Bowl press conference on Wednesday. He covered many issues including the possibility of the league reducing the number of commercials during a game. The task at hand would be to shorten the time it takes to watch an entire NFL..." February 01