Found October 02, 2013 on AFC East Daily:
BY NICK ST. DENISLast year, Mark Sanchez went into a midseason Monday night game against the Houston Texans without Santonio Holmes and Stephen Hill.This year, Geno Smith will get the same treatment.Holmes is expected to miss multiple weeks with a hamstring ailment, according to Kimberley A. Martin of Newsday. Hill, meanwhile, is not expected to be recovered from a concussion by the time the Jets travel to Atlanta to face the Falcons Monday.Through the first quarter of the season, Smith has found some vertical chemistry with both Hill and Holmes, the Jets' top two receivers. Their absence will be a major detriment to a rookie quarterback who needs all the help he can get in trying to keep pace with the high-powered Falcons.To ease the pain, the Jets announced Wednesday morning they signed former Buffalo Bills wideout David Nelson, who amassed 189 yards and two touchdowns on 15 receptions in two games against the Jets in 2011.He caught 61 passes that season but missed nearly all ...

Report: Mark Sanchez will undergo surgery, out for the season

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez will undergo shoulder and miss the remainder of the 2013 season. Source: #Jets QB Mark Sanchez has decided he plans to have surgery on his torn labrum after attempting to rehab. 4-6 month rehab process — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 30, 2013 It looks like Sanchez has played his final snap in a Jets...

Geno Smith doing impressions of Mark Sanchez

Is it me or did Geno Smith do a great impression of Mark Sanchez? The New York Jets most recent game was a reminder of what happens when the defense can’t keep up their end of the bargain. At 2-1 this was a game to show if the Jets were for real or just lucky? Guess lady luck wasn’t a fan of the New York Jets. THE GOOD There is a silver lining for everything and while watching...

Mark Sanchez will have surgery, Out the entire year

Today NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports that Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez has decided to undergo season-ending surgery on his torn labrum. Sanchez faces a 4-6 month recovery, according to a person informed of the rehabilation process. That is great news for Geno Smith who has the Jets 2-2. The team is going to struggle […]

Jets’ Sanchez still not planning shoulder surgery

Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez traveled to Gulf Breeze Fla. on Monday to have his injured right shoulder re-examined by Dr. James Andrews according to two sources. Sanchez will continue to rehab the shoulder which has a slight labrum tear instead of having surgery at this time the sources said. Surgery remains a possibility but Sanchez wants to exhaust the rehabilitation process...

Jets, Geno Smith have lots to fix after 4 games

Geno Smith walked up to his teammates on the New York Jets' defense after another turnover-filled performance and said he was sorry. For two more interceptions. For two more fumbles. And, for letting another game slip away. ''I felt that I owed the defense an apology,'' the rookie quarterback said Monday. ''I just wanted to talk to those guys and let...

Jets will be without Santonio Holmes for a couple of weeks

New York Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes will miss multiple games because his hamstring injury is worse than initially thought, according to a league source. The Jets haven’t revealed a prognosis, but the fear is that he could miss up to a month.Stephen Hill (concussion) also is expected to sit out next Monday night against the Atlanta Falcons, meaning the […]

Mark Sanchez To Have Shoulder Surgery Out 4-6 Months

No need to go down with a sinking ship, better to get healthy while collecting a check. Source: #Jets QB Mark Sanchez has decided he plans to have surgery on his torn labrum after attempting to rehab. 4-6 month rehab process — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 30, 2013

Santonio Holmes' injury worse than expected; Jets sign David Nelson, release Ben Obomanu

Florham Park, NY -- The Jets officially announced the signing of wide receiver David Nelson on Wednesday, releasing Ben Obomanu from the active roster.The Obomanu for Nelson swap comes after Obomabu had more penalties (three) than catches (one) in Sunday's blowout loss to the Tennessee Titans.Still, the Jets will be incredibly thin at wide receiver heading into Monday's showdown...

Geno Smith, Now Starring in "Butt Fumble: The Sequel"

The Big Leagues The Jets rookie QB stakes his claim to Mark Sanchez's legendary fail.

Rex: No color codes for Smith

Red light. Green light. Forget it. A few hours after saying the New York Jets are considering using a wristband with plays designated by color -- red, yellow and green -- to help struggling Geno Smith, Rex Ryan decided against it. ''To be honest with you, I don't plan on doing that now,'' Ryan told ESPN NY 98.7 on Wednesday. The Jets, trying to help cut down...

Report: Santonio Holmes Out Few Weeks With Hamstring Injury

The Jets just got a little thinner at the wide receiver position. Brian Costello is reporting that the Jets have signed veteran wide receiver David Nelson after it was learned that Santonio Holmes will be out a few weeks with a hamstring injury. Jets will sign WR David Nelson today, per source. Santonio Holmes expected to miss a few weeks with hamstring injury. #nyj — Brian Costello...

Rex Ryan and the Jets won't, and can't, bench Geno Smith

Rex Ryan has made it clear that Geno Smith is the Jets’ starting quarterback for the moment. With Mark Sanchez out for the rest of the year, there’s no legitimate backup for the Jets to turn to, but even beyond that, Ryan’s hands are tied. He simply can’t afford to bench Smith. The Jets’ quarterback problems have translated to mixed results on the field. Although the...

Pressing Monday questions from a relaxing Chiefs Sunday

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- And sometimes, games just get ... weird. The Chiefs' two longest drives of Week 4 led to their first two touchdowns. They had the ball twice in New York Giants territory in the middle of the game thanks to timely, gift turnovers only to ... turn the ball right back over a few plays later and come away with nada to show for it. The hosts strung together their...

NFL Week Five: 5 Teams Guaranteed To Lose

The first quarter of the NFL season has flown by, some teams have surpised so far, and some have been somewhat of a disapointment so far. I will be breaking down my five matchups and who is guaranteed to lose. So without further ado here are my week five, 5 teams guaranteed to lose. Falcons Over Jets - The Falcons have been a team that has disapointed so far this season, starting...

Jets By The Numbers: Week 4

Week 4: @ Tennessee Titans Geno Smith went 23 for 34 (67%), 289 yards, 1 TD, and 2 INT, as well as, rushing 3 times for 7 yards. Bilal Powell led the way on the ground with 66 rushing yards on 14 carries. Geno’s two favorite targets in Week 3 were Kellen Winslow, Jr. (6 rec, 73 yards) and Jeremy Kerley (4 rec, 65 yards). For the 4th straight week, the defense played outstanding...
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