Joe McKnight shooting death: Jets, including Darrelle Revis, remember 'very cool cat'

Jets players were heartbroken to hear about their former teammate. Watch video FLORHAM PARK -- Jets players on Friday reacted to the road rage shooting death, a day earlier, of Joe McKnight, a running back and kickoff returner for the team from 2010-12. The Jets drafted him in Round 4 in 2010.  McKnight's killer, 54-year-old...
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‘Getting better’: Nick Mangold pushing to play vs. Colts

There’s probably a little rust on center Nick Mangold, Jets coach Todd Bowles said. But little short of plague — or maybe an 18-wheeler — will stop Mangold from returning to the Jets on Monday against the Colts. “I’ve been wanting to get out there since sitting in the locker room of the Baltimore game,...
Via New York Post
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Jets QB Christian Hackenberg fine watching, learning – for now

A rookie season always is a learning experience for any player in any sport. Factor in the fact Christian Hackenberg’s only playing time came in preseason and that his reps have been with the scout team, and the Jets quarterback has been in watch-and-learn mode virtually every minute of every day. Ryan Fitzpatrick remains the...
Via New York Post
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It’s time to say farewell to Darrelle Revis

The New York Jets shouldn’t waste their time with cornerback Darrelle Revis anymore. It’s time to say farewell for the last time. The NFL is being swarmed by the young star athletes in their breakout seasons that seem poised to be the future of this league. Everywhere except for the New York Jets in the […] It’s time to say farewell to Darrelle Revis - The Jet Press - The...
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Top 3 quarterbacks Jets should scout for the future

The New York Jets have nothing going for them this season, but a top draft pick, which they should use on one of these three quarterbacks. With a 3-8 season and horrible quarterback play, the New York Jets should definitely start looking into new quarterbacks for the 2016 NFL Draft. Ryan Fitzpatrick looks washed up, Geno Smith […] Top 3 quarterbacks Jets should scout for the...
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Remembering Joe McKnight of the Jets

Former New York Jets running back, Joe McKnight should be respected, honored, and remembered. On Dec 1, former New York Jets running back, Joe McKnight, was shot and killed during a road rage incident in his home of Terrytown, Louisiana. According to the Times-Picayune, a New Orleans newspaper, a man was yelling at McKnight during […] Remembering Joe McKnight of the Jets - The...
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Jets locker room shattered over Joe McKnight’s killing

The shock and sadness over the shooting death of former teammate Joe McKnight continued casting a heavy pall over the Jets locker room Friday. “It’s a tragedy. Joe was a great guy. It’s very disappointing. Feel sad for him, his family, the guys that played with him. It’s tough,” said center Nick Mangold, who recalled...
Via New York Post
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Sheriff: Joe McKnight shooting suspect fired from inside car

The tragic tale of Joe McKnight losing his life on Thursday took a twist when the man who shot him, Ronald Gasser, was released from jail Friday. This was met with jaws agape as many struggle to understand how Gasser could possibly be released or fail to be charged with a crime. Jefferson Parish sheriff Newell Normand spoke with reporters a bit later in the day, revealing the reason...
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New York Jets – Draw My Life, Breno Giacomini

Over at Whistle Sports (my day job, believe it or not blogging about the Jets doesn’t pay all the bills), we have partnered with the NFL on the “My Cause, My Cleats” initiative, which will donate to a wide range of player supported charities this weekend. You will notice the unique designs on the cleats across all of the NFL games this weekend.  You can find more information...
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Cromartie goes off about alleged McKnight murderer release

Former NFL running back Joe McKnight was shot and killed in an apparent road rage incident in Louisiana Thursday, and the man who pulled the trigger has been released from jail without charges. Ronald Gasser, 54, was released from custody early Friday with investigators saying there is “no timeline” for their investigation. Col. John Fortunato of the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s...
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Game Picks: Jets vs. Colts

Experts Predict the Winner of This Monday's Battle at MetLife Stadium
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Rapoport: Darrelle Revis Won’t Return at Current Salary for Jets

It has not been a pretty season for cornerback Darrelle Revis. This week has been particularly turbulent with a few strange stories being published about the former All Pro. It might be obvious by this point, but Ian Rapoport says Revis will not return to the Jets in 2017 on his current salary. As Smackdad noted the other day, cutting Revis would save the Jets at least $9.3 million...
Via Gang Green Nation
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WATCH: Is Darrelle Revis done with football and the New York Jets?

SNY's Ralph Vacchiano reports from the New York Jets facility as Darrelle Revis responds to rumored reports that he would like to retire after the 2016 season.
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Jets Mailbag: What Is the Deal With Darrelle Revis?

I'd first of all like to offer a big thank you to everybody who helped fill in over the last week around these parts, namely Smackdad. You may or may not have noticed that I was gone. My dad had quadruple bypass surgery on Monday so I stepped away from the site. While the road to recovery is long, all signs point to the surgery being a success. We are back to the podcast today...
Via Gang Green Nation
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New York Jets: The Purge

Presently, the New York Jets are maybe the most unwatchable team in football. A failed push for short-term success has come crashing down and it has highlighted how desolate the roster is past last year’s band-aid signings. Changes are coming – let’s look at some that are likely on the way. *All cap information sourced here courtesy of The Jets will enter...
Via Turn On The Jets
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WATCH: What should Jets do with Darrelle Revis after 2016?

He is declining. Watch video FLORHAM PARK -- As the Jets near the end of this miserable 3-8 season, they are facing a decision about their once-elite cornerback, Darrelle Revis, who has declined considerably this season.  The Jets gave Revis $39 million fully guaranteed when he returned to them before the 2015 season. But there...
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Jets' Revis on possibly taking pay cut: 'We'll see'

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) Darrelle Revis has had a rough season, filled with questions about his desire, abilities and passion for the game. The New York Jets cornerback will likely also face some tough decisions in the offseason - including whether he'll accept a possible pay cut. ''We'll see,'' Revis said Thursday. ''We'll see what happens next year. We'll see. Lot of things going...
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Jets' Mangold fully practices, 5 starters sit out

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) New York Jets center Nick Mangold fully practiced for the first time since spraining his right ankle on Oct. 23, putting him on track to play Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts. Mangold has been forced to sit out four games while Wesley Johnson has filled in for him. Five starters sat out practice Thursday, including wide receiver Brandon Marshall...
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Report: Jets owner feels ‘betrayed’ by Darrelle Revis

The marriage between future Hall of Famer Darrelle Revis and the New York Jets may not end too swimmingly. In the midst of a disastrous season, the seven-time Pro Bowler simply isn’t living up to his contract. Adding to this, there’s been reports surfacing recently that Revis simply may not want to play anymore (via the NY Daily News). Not only has Revis’ performance come...
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Fitz Magic fizzled, but Jets QB trying to finish strong

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) Ryan Fitzpatrick has had a rough few months, and that's probably an understatement. Sure, the quarterback got a big payday after a long contract stalemate when he received a one-year, $12 million deal to re-sign with the New York Jets on the eve of training camp in July. Things have gone mostly downhill since, though. Fitz Magic has fizzled. Small talk has...
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Darrelle Revis does not want to play anymore?

Darrelle Revis has been a major disappointment for the Jets this season, and now there is chatter that the former star cornerback may no longer want to continue playing. The New York Daily News’ Manish Mehta published a column about Revis on Wednesday in which he ripped the former Pro Bowler for being so bad this season. Some of Mehta’s comments came from a “Revis confidant”...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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WATCH: Todd Bowles on the Jets vs Patriots matchup

Todd Bowles on the Jets vs Patriots matchup.
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WATCH: Todd Bowles sticks with Ryan Fitzpatrick, explains why

SNY's Jeane Coakley talks with New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles about the quarterback situation, why he's sticking with Ryan Fitzpatrick as the starter, and Gang Green's loss to the New England Patriots on Sunday.
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Report: Jets rushed to sign Forte after Pats showed interest

The New York Jets didn’t want to play against running back Matt Forte twice a year and decided to ignore a knee injury when pursuing the free agent last offseason. Forte’s meeting against the Patriots in Week 12 is one of the many storylines between the AFC East rivals. ESPN’s Adam Schefter cast an interesting light on one of the biggest: On the first day of free agency...
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