Chris Ivory RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rex Ryan: It’s possible Chris Ivory will get more carries

    New York Post "The Jets promised to play the “hot hand” at running back this season with their three-headed backfield of Chris Johnson, Chris Ivory and Bilal Powell. So far, though, they look like they’re sticking to a democracy. Johnson had 27 snaps and Ivory 26 in Monday’s loss to the Bears, despite Ivory..." September 24

  • Chris Ivory early favorite to be NY Jets short-yardage running back

    New York Daily News "Chris Johnson may be looking mighty spry at Jets training camp, but that doesn’t mean he’ll be the one pounding in touchdowns for Gang Green when the team is close to paydirt. Running backs coach Anthony Lynn said he hasn’t determined who the Jets’ short-yardage back will be, though it sounds like..." July 29

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Jets really like a potential Chris Ivory-Chris Johnson backfield tandem. Not concerned about work ethic. Will come down to $$$ #nyj

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    Rich Cimini @RichCimini

    Ivory doing more than yesterday. Working in positional drills. I think he has a chance to play this week. #Jets

  • Ivory hamstring injury remains concern for Jets

    New York Post "The Jets will head to Tennessee fairly healthy with running back Chris Ivory rookie cornerback Dee Milliner and offensive tackle Oday Aboushi the only players listed as out on the injury report. Ivory and Milliner have hamstring injuries while Aboushi will miss Sunday’s Titans game with a knee..." September 28

  • Powell assumes role of Jets' lead back "The New York Jets may not have considered Bilal Powell their feature back certainly not when they brought in Mike Goodson and Chris Ivory during free agency but Powell’s durability has meant his number keeps getting called. The competition for a spot in the rotation may have been beneficial in..." September 26

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    Rich Cimini @RichCimini

    Chris Ivory hamstring: Same one as camp but injury in different spot. Given slow recovery the 1st time team not expecting quick rebound.

  • Bilal Powell and Chris Ivory to split carries Sunday, Ivory to take goal-line work

    New York Daily News "Bilal Powell may be the Jets starter at running back Sunday but Gang Green’s carries will be split between him and Chris Ivory. Though running backs coach Anthony Lynn couldn’t be sure exactly how the breakdown would look he said he’s keeping in mind that the team plays against the Patriots just..." September 06

  • Hammy has Chris Ivory limited

    New York Post "Jets running back Chris Ivory remains sidelined with a hamstring injury but said he expects to play Saturday against the Jaguars. Ivory has not practiced fully in training camp. He participated in positional drills yesterday but spent time with the trainers when the rest of the team was going..." August 12

  • Ivory: Injury-prone label is nonsense

    New York Post "Chris Ivory wants you to know that he absolutely positively 100 percent is not prone to injury. The Jets’ recently acquired running back hasn’t practiced at all with his new team since training camp started and was limited to just 24 games over three seasons with the Saints but if you listen to..." August 08

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    RB Bilal Powell ahead of Chris Ivory on the Jets first official depth chart. #nyj

  • N.Y. Jets’ Chris Ivory suffers setback with hamstring "Chris Ivory can't seem to escape a holding pattern in his first training camp with the New York Jets. Ivory was quickly forced to come out of practice Wednesday after his bothersome hamstring tightened up during individual drills. It had been Ivory's first attempted full practice with fellow..." August 01

  • Chris Ivory on the Shelf; Mike Goodson Not at Camp

    Gang Green Nation "The Jets' two big running back additions did not practice today. Chris Ivory is battling a hamstring ailment. "It’s limitation just precaution. I don’t want to come back and make things worse’’ said Ivory who sounded like he’d rather go through a root canal or an IRS audit than discuss..." July 27

  • Ivory has moves to go with his power

    New York Post "As one prominent Jets defender learned the hard way Wednesday, appearances can be deceiving. Chris Ivory might have the build of a power back, but the recent Gang Green trade acquisition made veteran linebacker David Harris look foolish for thinking of him that way Wednesday during an on-field..." May 23

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Jets agree to terms on a three-year deal with Chris Ivory, per source. #nyj

  • Jets trade 4th round pick for Saints RB Chris Ivory

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Jets continue to address their offense on Friday, this time trading their fourth-round pick to the Saints for running back Chris Ivory. The Jets have had their eye on the 25-year-old power back for some time now, and coveted his skills following the departure of Shonn Greene to fill the..." April 26

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    New Orleans Saints @Saints

    Loomis said they have had discussions with other teams about Chris Ivory but "no deal is imminent" #Saints

  • New York Jets are reportedly expected to offer fifth-round draft pick for New Orleans Saints tailback Chris Ivory

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The NFL Network's Albert Breer said on Twitter on Sunday that the New York Jets had offered the New Orleans Saints a sixth-round draft pick for tailback Chris Ivory, but that there was "buzz" they might improve that offer to a fifth-round pick after the Darrelle Revis trade. Later Sunday, ESPN's..." April 22

  • NY Jets make offer for New Orleans Saints running back Chris Ivory

    New York Daily News "Running back Chris Ivory signed his one-year, $2.023 million restricted free agent tender with the Saints on Friday, which means that he can now be traded. The Daily News has learned that the Jets have made an offer for Ivory, who visited their team facility last week. The Jets never..." April 21

  • Jets hoping to trade late-round pick for Saints RB Ivory

    New York Post "The Jets are circling backup Saints running back Chris Ivory in hopes of bargaining for the restricted free agent, sources confirmed today. Ivory, a 6-foot, 222-pound power back struggling to find playing time in a crowded New Orleans backfield, visited the Jets on Friday. Sources say the Jets..." April 14

  • Chris Ivory expects restricted free agent tender from New Orleans Saints, source says

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Running back Chris Ivory is expecting to receive a restricted free agent tender from the New Orleans Saints rather than a long-term contract, a source said. The question remains what tender will the Saints issue to Ivory. The two likely choices will be for the Saints to tender Ivory with a..." March 05