JETS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Todd Bowles: Geno is No. 2 this week, not sure if Bryce Petty plays

One of the questions about the Jets’ roster heading into the regular season is how they will handle the quarterback position. There are four on the roster right now with Ryan Fitzpatrick safe as the starter and Christian Hackenberg on the long-term development program after being drafted in the second round. That’s led to a…
Via Pro Football Talk
3 hours ago

Jace Amaro's blocking a 'work in progress,' says Jets TE coach Jimmie Johnson

Amaro still isn't as complete a player as the Jets would like Watch video FLORHAM PARK -- The Jets want tight end Jace Amaro to be a complete player. No doubt about it.  They believe he can be, too. He just isn't there yet. While there's little doubt Amaro can stretch the field, his blocking, tight end coach Jimmie Johnson...
Via NJ.com
4 hours ago

How Jets' Jalin Marshall can stop dropping passes, according to his position coach

Marshall is an intriguing undrafted rookie. FLORHAM PARK -- Though undrafted wide receiver Jalin Marshall has given the Jets reasons to hope about him during training camp, he also dropped passes over the middle in their first two preseason games.  Wide receivers coach Karl Dorrell is specifically working with Marshall on correcting this...
Via NJ.com
4 hours ago

How Chad Johnson helped Robby Anderson push for Jets roster spot (VIDEO)

Anderson is an undrafted rookie wide receiver. FLORHAM PARK -- Inside the training facility in Weston, Fla., the flashy former NFL wide receiver -- the man formerly known as Ochocinco -- jogged around a cone, demonstrating a footwork drill.  Robby Anderson stood nearby and watched intently, nodding his head at Chad Johnson's instructions...
Via NJ.com
4 hours ago

Antonio Cromartie explains situation with mother of first child

A representative for Antonio Cromartie shared some background regarding the situation between the NFL cornerback and the mother of his first child which helps explain the circumstances surrounding their case. On Tuesday we shared a report from TMZ Sports which said Cromartie used the money from his new contract with the Indianapolis Colts to pay back some owed child support, which...
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Karlos Williams visits with the Jets

Recently released former Buffalo Bills running back Karlos Williams may soon have himself a new home. Mere days after Buffalo sent him packing, it’s being reported that the second-year back has visited with the division-rival New York Jets. Former Bills RB Karlos Williams visited the Jets, source confirms (via WGR radio). Due diligence. No deal... https://t.co/ZnMG8wED4S —...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Colts contract helps Antonio Cromartie make child support payment, avoid arrest

One day after signing a one-year contract with the Indianapolis Colts, Antonio Cromartie made good on an outstanding child support debt and was able to avoid a potential arrest. According to TMZ Sports, Cromartie, who has at least 12 children, was behind on child support payments for his first child. The cornerback was ordered to pay $4,000 per month beginning in Jan. 2016 for his...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jets rookie LB Darron Lee talks about his first camp

SNY's Jeane Coakley chats with New York Jets rookie linebacker Darron Lee about his two interceptions during Monday's practice and what he has learned over the first two preseason games.
Via SNY
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets rookie Jenkins leaves practice with calf injury

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) New York Jets rookie linebacker Jordan Jenkins left practice with a calf injury, the severity of which was not immediately known. Jenkins, a third-round draft pick out of Georgia, is considered a front-runner to open the season as a starter at outside linebacker. He came off the field midway through practice Monday and remained on the sideline the rest...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets' Robby Anderson making up for lost time with solid camp

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) Robby Anderson remembers leaning over his birthday cake, closing his eyes and making a wish. More than anything, the wide receiver just wanted to play football again. So, he blew out the candles on May 9, 2015, celebrated his 22nd birthday and hoped for good news. ''I knew football would never be over,'' said Anderson, who made a strong claim for a roster...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Todd Bowles dodges Jets backup quarterback debate

New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles and backup QB Bryce Petty discuss the continued talk surrounding the backup quarterback competition.
Via SNY
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jets Nation: Buster Skrine talks 2016

On SNY's Jets Nation, Jeane Coakley sits down with New York Jets cornerback Buster Skrine to get his take on how training camp is going now that he's starting his second season with Gang Green.
Via SNY
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Todd Bowles won't name backup QB for Jets

Geno Smith won’t be starting for the New York Jets in Saturday’s all important third preseason game against the New York Giants. In fact, due to an extended training camp battle with Bryce Petty, Smith isn’t even guaranteed to be the second man on the depth chart. Jets coach Todd Bowles was evasive on his QB depth chart. Declined to say who will be the No. 2 vs the Giants...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Same Mark Sanchez, Different Uniform

There is a reason why Mark Sanchez is no longer the quarterback of the New York Jets. There is a reason why he didn't catch on and earn the job in Philadelphia either--the dude sucks!!!Newsflash, John Elway--he still does--and proved it Saturday night against the 49ers: Read more »
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Todd Bowles tight-lipped as to why Christian Hackenberg getting no game time for Jets

It does not sound as if things are going terribly well for Christian Hackenberg in New York. Jets coach Todd Bowles has benched the rookie for the team’s first two preseason games, and he isn’t saying why. “Coach’s decision,” Bowles said when asked, via Darryl Slater of NJ.com. It was an adage he repeated with each further question, though he emphasized that Hackenberg...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Petty pushing Geno Smith for Jets’ No. 2 QB job

After holding out hope that he might be the New York Jets’ starting quarterback this year, Geno Smith is now being challenged by Bryce Petty for the No. 2 job. During Ryan Fitzpatrick’s contract dispute with the Jets, Smith headlined a small group of people (that included Jets legend Joe Namath) which hoped the Harvard grad would not start behind center this season. Obviously...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Fitzpatrick suffers knee injury on kneel-down… in Madden NFL 17

EA Sports’ Madden NFL 17 is set for an August 23 release, but some people have already been able to play the game thanks to review copies, and thanks to the game being available early for a limited time on XBOX One for people that have an EA Access subscription, as Gamespot explains: The full game is playable now on Microsoft’s system through EA Access. You need a subscription...
Via The Comeback
5 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets: The case for sticking with Nick Folk

In today’s game, the quarterback is without a doubt the most important player on a football team. In an offense driven league, the quarterback controls the fluidity and success of the offense. Teams like the New York Jets cannot contend until they find their quarterback of the future. As much as the quarterback is valued in today’s game, there are some other offensive positions...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Turn On The Jets 12 Pack – Preseason Week 2 Edition

The Turn On The Jets 12 pack is back with thoughts on the New York Jets heading into their second preseason game, tonight in Washington against the Redskins. Make sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook for further coverage… 1. It feels like there is a manufactured narrative being pushed by many that Bryce Petty has lit up training camp and the preseason, while Geno Smith has...
Via Turn On The Jets
6 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets: Three Things to Watch in Second NFL Preseason Game

Todd Bowles and the New York Jets are heading into the 2016 NFL season with high expectations. They believe that they are capable of competing for a playoff spot in the AFC. It won’t be easy, but they have rebuilt their roster the right way. Last week, the Jets were able to knock off the Jacksonville Jaguars by a final score of 17-13. Obviously, it wasn’t a pretty game, but preseason...
Via This Given Sunday
6 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets: Is It a Big Deal? Preseason Week 1 Edition

Football is back. They may just be glorified scrimmages, but preseason football sometimes does offer glimpses into future impact players and causes for concern. Of course, there are also plenty of preseason performances that end up seeming meaningless once the real deal begins in September. Each week I’ll grab some of the key talking points from the latest preseason game and argue...
Via Turn On The Jets
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Best New York Jets Games of All-Time

It’s been five seasons since the Jets have made a playoff appearance, but older New York fans know this kind of drought hasn’t always been the norm. The Jets have as proud a history as any franchise, and (for better or worse) are one of the most exciting and fun teams to watch every season. Regularly undervalued by bookies, they are also one of the most fun teams to wager on...
Via Turn On The Jets
7 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets position preview: Offensive line edition

As we enter the second week of the preseason, there are still a couple uncertainties surrounding the New York Jets offensive line. A unit that was fairly solid in 2015 has undergone some minor changes, and, if healthy, could be a strength for the Jets this season. The Jets’ line held their own last year, allowing the second fewest amount of sacks in the NFL. They also allowed the...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every prominent quarterback in the history of the New York Jets

While there are obscure quarterbacks who threw passes for the New York Jets, the QBs featured (including some all-time greats) in this quiz were the ‘top passer’ for the team that year, according to the number of yards passing. We have identified 22 (with some repeats), how many of them can you name? Clue: Years active Note: The Jets were called the New York Titans from 1960-1962.
9 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets Preseason Week 2 Preview

This Friday, the New York Jets will travel to Washington to play the Redskins. The Jets do not have much of a history at FedEx Field, and will be looking to keep their winning streak of one game alive there. They won their only other preseason game there which was back in 2006. It will be interesting to see who the Jets play for the majority of time at quarterback in this game. Fitzpatrick...
Via isportsweb.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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