Mike Goodson RUMORS & NEWS

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Jets make it official and release RB Mike Goodson. #nyj

  • Mike Goodson a no-show, NY Jets career in jeopardy

    New York Daily News "Mike Goodson was not at Tuesday’s mandatory minicamp, making it that much less likely that he will be a Jet for long. Goodson, who is facing weapons charges, also missed the team’s optional OTAs. Rex Ryan said he has not spoken to Goodson and said that he does not believe anyone from the..." June 18

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Rex says Mike Goodson won't be able to do anything "in near future" coming off ACL/MCL repair. (MG likely odd man out though with CJ in mix)

  • Jets’ Goodson to plead not guilty to weapons charges

    New York Post "A forgettable year for Mike Goodson will take another turn on Wednesday at the Morris County (N.J.) Courthouse, where the Jets running back will enter “not guilty’’ pleas at an arraignment associated with his May 17 arrest on weapons and other charges. Goodson and an acquaintance, Garant Evans..." January 15

  • Jets RB Mike Goodson indicted on weapons charge

    CBSSports.com "The Jets signed running back Mike Goodson to a three-year, $6.9 million deal in March and it looks like Goodson is going to have spend some of that money defending himself in court. Goodson was indicted on two weapons charges on Thursday, the Morris County (N.J.) Prosecutor's office..." November 07

  • Knee injury ends season for Jets RB Goodson

    New York Post "Mike Goodson’s first season as a Jet was a short one. The speedy running back tore the ACL and MCL in his left knee late in Sunday’s loss to the Steelers and he is out for the remainder of the season. Goodson played just two games for the Jets after serving a four-game suspension stemming from..." October 15

  • Mike Goodson to undergo MRI; knee injury could be serious

    ESPN New York "New York Jets running back Mike Goodson suffered a knee injury late in the team's 19-6 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. Goodson will have an MRI on Monday a league source told ESPNNewYork.com's Rich Cimini. The source added that the injury could be serious. Jets coach Rex Ryan did..." October 14

  • Jets RB Goodson tweaks hamstring

    New York Post "Running back Mike Goodson still hoping to make his Jets debut Monday night took the field for practice Friday but didn’t finish the session. He left after about 15 minutes when his hamstring tightened up walking off in the company of a Jets trainer. Goodson rode a stationary bike for the rest..." October 05

  • After arrest, Goodson wants to reward Jets for standing by him

    New York Post "Football was probably the last thing on Mike Goodson’s mind as he sat inebriated in the passenger seat of an SUV that was stopped in the left lane of Route 80 in New Jersey after 3 a.m. on May 17 and state police were getting ready to haul him and the driver to jail on drug and gun charges. But..." October 04

  • Back from ban, Goodson says he’s good to go

    New York Post "Jets running back Mike Goodson was back on the field with his teammates Wednesday after serving his four-game suspension. It was the first practice Goodson has participated in this season and he said he is ready to play Monday night in Atlanta. “It just felt good to get out there and run you..." October 03

  • Banned RB vows to ‘earn trust’ of Jets

    New York Post "A full five months after signing with the Jets Mike Goodson finally emerged and met with the media yesterday. There was plenty to talk about although not much of it positive and very little the troubled — and newly suspended — running back wanted to discuss in detail. But Goodson is back and..." August 28

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Jets RB Mike Goodson embroiled in legal issues this off-season is expected to report to team in next 24 hours.

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Jets announce RB Mike Goodson has returned to the team... And been suspended 4 games for violating Policy & Program for Substances of Abuse

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    Rich Cimini @RichCimini

    Idzik on absent RB Mike Goodson says "Yes I would expect him" at some point. Wouldn't divulge anything else. #Jets

  • 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

  • Jets place RB Mike Goodson on 'Did not report' list

    CBSSports.com "The Jets announced Thursday that they had placed running back Mike Goodson on the reserve/did not report list but his absence from training camp doesn't seem to have surprised the team. Said coach Rex Ryan in a statement: “We knew Mike was not going to report and we understand why he's not..." July 25

  • Mike Goodson back at Jets camp. GM John Idzik defends running back's signing.

    North Jersey "Mike Goodson returned to practice Thursday, one day after the Jets' running back missed a minicamp session after attending a pretrial hearing in his pending court case. But Goodson, who still faces multiple charges of drug and weapons possession, didn't speak to reporters, and hasn't since his..." June 14

  • Goodson case sent to grand jury

    New York Post "Mike Goodson was back in court yesterday morning, but nothing was resolved related to the Jets running back’s arrest last month on drugs and weapons charges. In a brief pre-trial hearing, which lasted less than a minute, at Morris County Superior Court in Morristown, N.J., the case was sent to..." June 13

  • Mike Goodson co-defendant said gun was his, but police still investigating

    Newark Star-Ledger "In the ongoing legal saga involving Jets running back Mike Goodson, the main question has been whether or not he was the owner of a .45-caliber Taurus Millennium handgun found inside the SUV he was arrested in a few weeks back. Possession of such a weapon, which also contained a hollow point..." June 09

  • Mike Goodson's lawyer: Driver told police gun was his

    USA Today "The attorney for New York Jets running back Mike Goodson told USA TODAY Sports on Friday the discovery he received on his client's case from New Jersey State Police revealed Garant Evans, the driver of the car when both were arrested, has claimed ownership of the gun that was found. Goodson and..." June 07

  • More legal woes for Jets RB Mike Goodson

    ESPN New York "Embattled Jets RB Mike Goodson has another legal issue to worry about. Goodson, arrested May 17 in New Jersey on drug and weapons charges, is being slapped with a paternity suit by a Houston woman demanding child support for the four children he allegedly fathered from 2005 to 2011. The suit..." June 01

  • Mike Goodson back at Jets practice

    New York Post "Jets running back Mike Goodson returned to practice yesterday, according to a source. Goodson sat out the first week of organized team activities (OTAs) last week while dealing with his legal issues. Goodson, whom the Jets signed to a three-year, $6.9 million deal in March, was arrested early..." May 29

  • Mike Goodson returns to practice

    New York Daily News "Mike Goodson practiced Tuesday, as expected, per source. The running back’s attorney said last week that the Jets and NFL had held him out of practice following his arrest on weapons and gun charges. However, because the practices were voluntary no permission was required. Tony Fusco, Jr., the..." May 28

  • NY Jets’ RB Mike Goodson in rush to fix mess

    New York Daily News "Jets running back Mike Goodson, arrested May 17 on weapons and drug charges, expects to return to practice on Tuesday, according to a source. Goodson’s lawyer, Tony Fusco Jr., said Thursday that Goodson was being held out of practice by both the Jets and the NFL as he tries to settle his..." May 25

  • After arrest, questions raised about why Jets signed Mike Goodson

    Pro Football Talk "In four NFL seasons, Mike Goodson has totaled 160 carries for 722 yards and three touchdowns, with seven fumbles. Those aren’t exactly the kinds of numbers that would seem to justify the three-year, $6.9 million contract the Jets gave him this offseason. And that’s before we get into his..." May 25

  • Source: Goodson likely to join Jets Tuesday

    New York Post "Running back Mike Goodson is expected to return to practice with the Jets on Tuesday, according to a source. Goodson pleaded not guilty to drugs and weapons charges Wednesday in New Jersey after his arrest May 17. He sat out the first week of the Jets organized team activities as he dealt with..." May 25

  • Jets RB Goodson to plead not guilty to all charges

    New York Post "Jets running back Mike Goodson will enter a plea of not guilty to all charges at his arraignment this morning, according to his lawyer. Goodson, 25, will appear in court in Morristown, N.J., to answer to weapons and drug charges. Goodson was arrested Friday after police found him intoxicated in..." May 22

  • Goodson's arrest could end Jets career, teammate says

    NFL.com "The New York Jets have yet to spell out Mike Goodson's fate on the heels of Friday's arrest, but at least one teammate believes the running back could be on his way out of Florham Park. After Goodson was nabbed Friday in New Jersey on weapons and drug charges, offensive lineman Willie Colon..." May 18

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Jets RB Mike Goodson taken into NJ police custody for drug possession & weapons charges, per News 12 New Jersey #nyj

  • Mike Goodson ‘Found Intoxicated in an SUV,’ Arrested on Drugs, Weapons Possession

    NESN "The Jets were hoping for some big things out of new running back Mike Goodson this year, but this isn’t what they were talking about. Goodson, who came to the Jets after a year in Oakland, was arrested early Friday morning for drug possession and weapons charges, according to News 12 New Jersey...." May 17

  • Mike Goodson feels suited for new West Coast offense

    New York Daily News "Mike Goodson chose the Jets over the Bengals as a free agent because of the fit, he said, and a large part of that was Gang Green’s new offense. Goodson, the team’s new running back, addressed the media for the first time as a Jet on a conference call Wednesday and said he felt that offensive..." March 20

  • Goodson gone to the Jets

    CSN Bay Area "While the Raiders were signing a free agent Friday in linebacker Nick Roach they also lost one of their own in defensive end Matt Shaughnessy, who went to Arizona. Almost lost in the shuffle was running back Mike Goodson also leaving Oakland. He signed a reported three-year, $6.9-million..." March 16

  • Jets sign Goodson, could be No. 1 RB

    ESPN.com "After losing four players at the outset of free agency, the Jets finally made an aggressive move. They signed former Raiders running back Mike Goodson to a three-year, $6.9 million contract, a league source said Friday. Goodson, who also attracted interest from the Bengals, will have a chance..." March 15