Jets Rumors & News

  • “50-50 Chance” Jets Trade Sheldon Richardson

    Pro Football Rumors "The Jets were trying to trade Sheldon Richardson during the draft, and now that the draft is over, they are still trying to move the big defensive lineman. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports that New York had conversations with several teams over the past couple of days about a..." April 30

  • Jets Still Fielding Trade Offers For Sheldon Richardson, Redskins & Cowboys Among Interested Teams?

    NFL Trade Rumors "Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told reporters on Saturday that they did not speak to the Jets during the draft about a potential trade for DL Sheldon Richardson, despite the recent report, per Clarence Hill. Jones did, however, admit that they were in contact with the Jets last year about..." April 30

  • Jets’ Devin Smith out for season with torn ACL

    Newark Star-Ledger "New York Jets receiver Devin Smith will miss the 2017 season, according to general manager Mike Maccagnan. The former second-round pick tore his ACL before the Jets began organized team activities. This is the same ACL Smith tore in 2015. This story is breaking, and will be updated. " April 29

  • NFL Draft Pick Wins $40,000 Bet With Dad Over Where He Was Selected

    Complex "Former NFL running back George Adams, who played for the New York Giants back in the 1980s, was likely thrilled beyond belief to see his son Jamal get drafted sixth overall by the Jets during the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft on Thursday night. But his son’s selection could end up costing him..." April 29

  • Chargers, Jets, Bucs among teams calling about No. 33

    Pro Football Talk "The Packers said they are open for business when it came to trade discussions involving the No. 33 pick and their baiting of the hook appears to be getting some nibbles. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Chargers, Jets and Buccaneers are among the teams calling the Packers about making a..." April 28

  • Jets still shopping Sheldon Richardson in trade talks

    Pro Football Rumors "The Jets have been making calls regarding a potential trade of defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson, Ian Rapoport of NFL.com tweets. This was the Jets’ plan coming into the draft, Rapoport writes, but they won’t just give him away. Of course, we’ve been down this road before. The Jets shopped..." April 28

  • 10 best players still available in 2017 NFL Draft

    Larry Brown Sports "The first round of the 2017 NFL Draft has officially come to a close and 32 players now have a new home. But what about all the players who remain? What about those who unexpectedly fell? And just how far will those with question-mark players continue to fall? Each of those are legitimate..." April 28

  • Jets take Jamal Adams, LSU safety, at No. 6 overall

    Newsday "The Jets selected LSU safety Jamal Adams with the sixth overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. The Jets last took a safety in the first round in 2014, when Calvin Pryor went 18th overall. Adams - son of former Giants first-round pick George Adams - is very well-rounded, with the instincts and..." April 28

  • It’s time for Jets GM to go all-in, even if it gets him fired

    New York Post "The moment of truth arrives Thursday night for Mike Maccagnan. He made this quarterback bed, and his neck will inevitably be on the line if he fails to find that elusive franchise quarterback to sleep in it. There are two schools of thought on the Jets’ latest quarterback dilemma: 1. You..." April 27

  • Jets waive five players

    Pro Football Talk "Rookies will be flooding NFL rosters over the next week as teams make their draft picks and sign players who aren’t selected over seven rounds of selections in Philadelphia. For some teams, that means they will need to clear space on their 90-man roster to make room for new arrivals. The Jets..." April 26

  • Jets reportedly willing to trade No. 6 pick to Browns

    Yardbarker "The New York Jets could end up being the one team standing in the way of the Cleveland Browns drafting Mitchell Trubisky, but one report claims they are willing to step aside. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Jets would be willing to trade their No. 6 overall pick to the Browns..." April 26

  • 'Bloodbath' in Bristol: ESPN could cut 70 people

    Sporting News "The layoffs at ESPN might turn out worse than predicted, sources tell Sporting News. The Worldwide Leader in Sports could cut around 70 TV/radio anchors, reporters, analysts and online writers over coming days and weeks, sources said. That would be worse than the 40 to 50 on-air talents..." April 25

  • Will Jets pick up Calvin Pryor's 5th-year option, as deadline looms?

    NewJersey.com "Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan on Monday continued to dodge questions about whether or not he will pick up strong safety Calvin Pryor's fifth-year option. The Jets have until May 3, which is next Wednesday, to exercise the option. It must be exercised prior to May 3. They drafted Pryor..." April 25

  • Jets GM Mike Maccagnan unlikely to draft polarizing Oklahoma RB Joe Mixon

    New York Daily News "It's probably safe to cross Joe Mixon off your list of future Jets. General manager Mike Maccagnan didn't definitively declare whether or not the polarizing Oklahoma running back is off Gang Green's draft board, but he strongly suggested that his team will pass on the talented, but troubled,..." April 25

  • 5 defensive backs the Jets could target in 2017 NFL Draft

    Newsday "The Jets secondary is a primary concern for general manager Mike Maccagnan. Here are five defensive backs the organization could target later this week." April 24

  • Mitchell Trubisky on QB belief, ‘Biscuit’ nickname and Jets visit

    New York Post "North Carolina QB Mitchell Trubisky, who is expected to be taken in the first round of this week’s NFL draft, takes a timeout for some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby. Q: If I were an NFL general manager, what would you tell me about why you are confident you can be the face of a..." April 23

  • Jets told Jamal Adams he's wasting his time visiting teams outside Top 5

    The Comeback "NFL prospect Jamal Adams visited with the Jets recently, and Adams told Jenna Laine of ESPN that the franchise is not exactly hopeful they’ll have a chance to draft the former LSU safety. Adams is basically a consensus top five pick for next week’s draft, and the Jets hold the No. 6 pick. So..." April 22

  • 3 reasons why Jets fans should be happy — and sad — right now

    New York Daily News "Jets fans have perfected the art of wallowing in their own misery. They're glass-half-empty folks expecting the worst at every turn. This coach sucks. That player stinks. We’re doomed for eternity. Frankly, it’s hard to blame this worn-down collection of followers, who have watched their..." April 21

  • Jets to open at Bills, play one prime-time game

    Pro Football Talk "There aren’t many people predicting big things for the Jets in the 2017 season and the league reportedly feels the same way about Todd Bowles’ team. Brian Costello of the New York Post reports that the team has been scheduled to play in one prime-time game during the 2017 season. They could be..." April 20

  • NFL GMs Believe Jets Are Most Likely To Trade Out Of Top 10 Picks

    NFL Trade Rumors "Jason Cole of B/R has spoken to two NFL GMs who believe the Jets are the most likely team to trade out of the Top 10 picks this year. According to Cole, the Jets may be willing to drop back somewhere between four to seven spots, depending on whether teams interested in quarterbacks such as the..." April 20

  • Former Jets Free Agent TE Brandon Bostick Suspended First Four Games Of 2017

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Howard Balzer, former Jets free agent TE Brandon Bostick has been suspended for the first four games of the 2017 season. The reason for suspension remains unclear at this point in time. Bostick, 27, originally signed on with the Packers as an undrafted free agent back in 2012...." April 20

  • This is where the Jets have blown the draft year after year

    New York Post "Maybe Mike Maccagnan should just trade the Jets’ second-round pick now. The Jets general manager might take a look at the team’s history with second-round picks, especially lately, and decide the Jets would be better off without one. For a team filled with first-round draft blunders that have..." April 20

  • NFL owners chipped in millions to fund President Trump’s inauguration events

    Sporting News "Redskins owner Daniel Snyder was among many high-rolling sports figures to contribute to President Donald Trump's inaugural festivities, including six other NFL owners who donated $1 million, The Washington Post reported, citing a Federal Election Commission filing it obtained. The Republican..." April 20

  • Phil Simms joining CBS’ The NFL Today as studio analyst

    Sportsnaut "CBS announced Wednesday that Phil Simms will be joining the show The NFL Today as a studio analyst. Simms had previously made it clear he wasn’t done working in broadcasting after being bumped for Tony Romo in the live booth next to Jim Nantz. A consummate professional, we expect Simms to..." April 19

  • Poll: 87 percent of NFL fans oppose their team drafting player with history of violence against women

    Sportsnaut "According to one poll, the majority of NFL fans aren’t on board with their favorite team drafting a player who has physically abused a woman. “A Marist poll conducted for HBO’s Real Sports found that the vast majority of fans — 87 percent — say that they would oppose their favorite NFL team..." April 19

  • Ryan Fitzpatrick opens up to Daily News about 'hardest year' with Jets, how it made QB consider retirement

    New York Daily News "Ryan Fitzpatrick gave it a couple of weeks after the Jets dreadful season, thought about whether he wanted to continue to play in the NFL, and decided he was not ready to give it up. Now, at home in New Jersey, he waits for the phone to ring. “I’m working out, excited for my next..." April 19

  • Davis Webb scheduled to visit Jets Tuesday

    Pro Football Talk "The time for teams to visit with draft prospects is coming to an end and the Jets are set to spend a bit more time with a quarterback prospect before the curtain drops. Adam Caplan of ESPN reports that Cal quarterback Davis Webb is scheduled for a visit with the Jets on Tuesday. The Jets..." April 17

  • Jets need serious draft help to fix disaster of a secondary

    New York Post "Looking at linebackers, cornerbacks and safeties for the Jets to target in the draft. The secondary was a complete and total disaster last season. The Jets need help at cornerback and safety. They signed Morris Claiborne in free agency, but they still could use a long-term answer at the..." April 16

  • Gareon Conley set to visit Jets on Monday

    Pro Football Talk "Gareon Conley will be one of two Ohio State cornerbacks attending the draft in Philadelphia this year and he’ll be a fairly short drive away from the city on Monday. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports that Conley will visit with the Jets at their facility in Florham Park, New..." April 16

  • Offensive Line Prospects for the New York Jets to Keep an Eye On

    iSportsweb "The New York Jets will select with the sixth overall pick in the NFL draft, which is less than two weeks away, barring a trade. The Jets have holes all over their roster, on both sides of the ball. Due to the lack of talent on the roster, expect the Jets to select the best player available with..." April 15

  • All quiet on top available free agent Ryan Clady

    Pro Football Talk "Ryan Clady is the best player available in free agency, but there’s been surprisingly little talk about his next NFL home. Clady visited the Seahawks a month ago but if he’s had any discussions with any teams since then, those discussions have been kept quiet. The 30-year-old Clady was a..." April 15

  • Nick Marshall suspended four games, third Jet this offseason

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets are on a roll this offseason. The team announced that cornerback Nick Marshall has been suspended the first four games of the season for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances. He’s the third Jets player to be suspended so far this offseason, joining tight..." April 14

  • Jets may have to settle for fourth-round pick for Sheldon Richardson

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Jets are reportedly finding it tough to move defensive end Sheldon Richardson. According to Brian Costello of the New York Post, the feeling around the league is that the Jets would have to settle for a fourth-round draft pick in exchange for Richardson, a former Pro Bowler. He has..." April 14

  • Why trading Sheldon Richardson will be so difficult for Jets

    New York Post "With just two weeks remaining before the NFL draft, Sheldon Richardson remains a Jet. The question is: Will he still be one after the draft is over? The Jets were expected to trade Richardson this offseason after dangling him before the trade deadline last year. So far, though, there have been..." April 14

  • Jets to host North Carolina’s Mitchell Trubisky for pre-draft visit

    New York Daily News "The Jets will wrap up their evaluation of North Carolina quarterback Mitchell Trubisky by hosting him for a pre-draft visit on Thursday, according to a source. The Jets have already attended Trubisky’s Pro Day in addition to privately working him out as they chart out their plan for the draft in..." April 13

  • Jets showing more interest in quarterback Patrick Mahomes

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets worked out Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes last week, and they apparently liked what they saw enough that they want to get to know Mahomes better. Mahomes is visiting the Jets today, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. The Jets are expected to start veteran Josh McCown, at least..." April 12

  • NFL players on the trading block: Big names who could get dealt

    ESPN "Of all the potential NFL offseason storylines, "Seahawks trade Richard Sherman" would have ranked among the least believable two or three months ago. Yet, here we are. Sherman and the Seahawks, one of the most beautiful and successful pairings of player and NFL organization in the past..." April 12

  • Sheldon Richardson to the Cowboys? Broncos? Giants? Possible suitors for Jets' DE

    Newark Star-Ledger "Where could the Jets trade Sheldon Richardson? You can't fault the Jets for trying. These last three years, they've done everything they can to figure out a way to use defensive ends Sheldon Richardson, Muhammad Wilkerson and Leonard Williams at the same time. Richardson spent time at end,..." April 12

  • NFL Relocation Fees Are Revenues The Players Will Never Touch

    Deadspin "NFL owners are poised to rake in a fortune from the recent franchise relocations of the Rams, Chargers, and Raiders. Those owners naturally won’t be sharing a penny from that windfall with the players. As a condition of approving all three franchise moves in the last 15 months, the league..." April 11

  • NFL releases 2017 preseason schedule

    NFL.com "The NFL released the entire 2017 preseason schedule Monday. The 65-game slate features eight nationally televised matchups, including a game between the Chargers and Rams at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Aug. 26 at 8 p.m. ET. The 2017 preseason will kick off Thursday, Aug. 3 (NBC, 8 p.m...." April 11

  • NFL Fining Players Who Participated In Vegas Arm Wrestling Event

    CBS Pittsburgh "Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison is reportedly getting fined by the NFL, but not for what you might think. Over the weekend Harrison and dozens of other current and former NFL players reportedly participated in the Pro Football Arm Wrestling Championship at the MGM Grand Hotel &..." April 10

  • The pass-rushing draft options if Jets trade down

    New York Post "The Jets have been searching for an edge rusher since John Abraham left town in 2006. They still have hope for third-year linebacker Lorenzo Mauldin, but potential has to start turning into production. Myles Garrett would be perfect, but he will be long gone by the time the Jets pick at No. 6...." April 09

  • Report: Rex Ryan dedicated 2016 season to trying to save brother Rob’s reputation

    Larry Brown Sports "Rex Ryan was apparently trying to do more than just help his twin brother out when he hired Rob to his coaching staff with the Buffalo Bills last season. Gay Myers of the New York Daily News was told by a source that Rex “dedicated the 2016 season to resurrecting the reputation of his brother..." April 09

  • Christina Milian Dating Jets RB Brandon Wilds

    Black Sports Online "Christina likes them young. Wilds is 23 years old and spent most of the year on the Jets practice squad after going undrafted. He did play in 4 games towards the end of the season after the Jets were hit with a bunch of injuries at running back." April 09

  • Malik Hooker, Charles Harris among Jets visitors

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets have enough holes on their roster heading into the draft that they could go a variety of ways when it is their turn to pick in the first round. Their schedule of visits and workouts leading up to the draft has reflected that as they’ve spent time with quarterbacks, cornerbacks and..." April 07

  • Jets sign CB John Ojo out of the CFL

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets added their second cornerback since the start of free agency on Friday, but this one didn’t come from another NFL team. The team announced that they have signed John Ojo to their 90-man roster. Ojo most recently played for the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League." April 07

  • Jets may move on from Eric Decker

    Sportsnaut "The New York Jets’ “fire sale” may not be complete. After moving on from the likes of Nick Mangold, Brandon Marshall, Darrelle Revis and Ryan Clady earlier in the offseason, one more starter might be on the chopping block. According to Manish Mehta of the NY Daily News, the Jets may end up..." April 07

  • Reporter believes Jets will draft either Trubisky, Watson

    Newark Star-Ledger "Jets will draft Mitch Trubisky or Deshaun Watson at No. 6 Yes, we know the Jets have many other needs. Yes, we know they just drafted quarterback Christian Hackenberg in Round 2 last year. Yes, we know Mitch Trubisky and Deshaun Watson are not considered sure-thing future franchise..." April 07

  • Jets sign ex-Chiefs TE Brian Parker

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets added tight end Brian Parker to their roster last year, but his stay with the team came to a quick end when he failed a physical. They’re giving it another shot this year. The team announced that they have signed Parker to their 90-man roster on Thursday afternoon. Parker played in..." April 06

  • Ravens-Eagles swap could impact Jets' ability to deal Sheldon Richardson

    ESPN "If the New York Jets still hope to trade Sheldon Richardson, they may have to lower their asking price, based on Tuesday's trade between the Baltimore Ravens and Philadelphia Eagles. In case you missed it, the Ravens traded defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan and a third-round compensatory pick..." April 06