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Free Agent Rumors: Why is Santonio Holmes still available?

Wide Receiver Santonio Holmes, as noted by Pro Football rumors, is possibly the best name available in the NFL's free agent market. His locker-room issues of recent years are just one of multiple problems Holmes has, but his upside is enough to get him on a team this season.#84582344 / gettyimages.comRemember the catch? Pittsburgh's Ben Roethlisberger found Holmes in the...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Santonio Holmes won’t return to the NFL until a player gets injured

According to ESPN’s John Clayton, unrestricted free agent Santonio Holmes won’t be pursued until a player sustains an injury in training camp. The 30-year-old Holmes has been unemployed since getting clipped by the New York Jets on March 10. Gang Green pocketed $8.25 million by axing the retired Florida drug peddler three days before he was due a $1 million roster bonus. Holmes...
Via Sports by Colin
18 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Injury Report: Santonio Holmes confident he will sign with a team

The bulk of the 2014 NFL Free Agency period has came and left, stranding some recognizable names in an almost football-like purgatory.  One notable athlete still waiting for a team to sign him is wide receiver Santonio Holmes, an eight-year veteran of the league.  Holmes last played for the New York Jets in 2013, where he was limited to only 11 games due to foot and hamstring...
Via NFL Injury Report
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Personal Trainer thinks that Santonio Holmes will sign with a team during training camp

30-year-old Santonio Holmes is at the crossroad in his football career. After being released by the New York Jets, Holmes watched the bulk of the free agent period go by and was not offered a contract. Some teams are still concerned about leg injuries that has caused him miss time the last two season. Teams also are concerned bout Holmes’ diva mentality and don’t know if they...
Via No Guts, No Glory
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

What will become of the unemployed Santonio Holmes?

As teams around the NFL reach the end of their offseason program next week, Santonio Holmes remains on the outside looking in. Holmes, who was released by the Jets in March after four seasons, has not been picked up by another team. The 30-year-old wide receiver has been training in Florida since the Jets cut him. Holmes’ camp feels a receiver-needy team will sign him during training...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Santonio Holmes will likely wait until after the draft to pick a team

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to,  former Steelers and Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes will likely wait until after the draft to pick a new team. Per a league source, receiver Santonio Holmeslikely will wait until after the draft to pick his next team.  With a deep class of receivers...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Ranking the New York Jets draft needs by position

I never was a fan of the “best available” draft philosophy, unless your team is coming off a deep playoff run and have no pressing needs on your roster. The New York Jets are certainly not that kind of team. They’re a team still technically in rebuilding mode, with a few holes to plug. Talk about a roster transformation: Just 24 months ago, this team had Mark Sanchez, Tim Tebow...
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets make an official decision on Santonio Holmes

The New York Jets have finally made an announcement about Santonio Holmes. WR Santonio Holmes has been released. — New York Jets (@nyjets) March 10, 2014 The Holmes release was pretty obviously coming for some time. Holmes has seemed discontent for some time in New York. He hasn’t been a productive receiver on or off the field in years. And his constant head-butting with the...
Via cover32 - Jets
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets need to cut Santonio Holmes; He has been a pain this year

New York Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes (hamstring) officially is out again and will miss the matchup with the Bengals. Early this year Holmes was getting criticized badly because of his injury. He had been cleared by the doctors but remained out for weeks after being cleared. Well it sounds now like he is once […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Santonio Holmes: 'I can’t throw it to myself and catch it'

Whenever Santonio Holmes meets with the media, there's a good chance his soundbite will become a major headline. Thursday proved to be no exception. In his first interaction with reporters since last Sunday's stinker of a game against the Titans -- one catch for 25 yards -- the Jets' mercurial receiver failed to take any blame. “I can’t throw it to myself and...
Via Helmet2Helmet
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss
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