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New York Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes says he pulled himself out of practice during organized team activities Thursday because he was in for ''too many reps'' after missing some of the voluntary sessions.
Holmes, who recently returned from a goodwill trip to Germany to visit U.S. troops, says Thursday that the team had planned for him to participate in about 35 plays. But the wide receiver, who was not at about half the OTAs because of the trip, says he left after about 20-25 plays.
It was the last OTA session before next week's three-day minicamp. Holmes says he has ''a lot of catching up to do.''
Holmes spoke to wide receivers coach Sanjay Lal on the sideline and appeared to limp slightly. Holmes insists he was not injured.
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The New York Jets are always doing something. Santonio Holmes is the latest of Gang Green to make waves, this time for reportedly throwing a fit and having a "mini-meltdown" during practice. The wide receiver appeared to think that the Jets coaches were unfairly overworking him, singling him out after missing voluntary workouts earlier in the summer. Holmes threw his helmet...
According to Rick Cimini of ESPNNewYork.com, New York Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes removed himself from practice on Thursday after he felt like he was unfairly overworked by the coaching staff.
Holmes reportedly “staged a mini-meltdown” towards the end of the Jets’ two hour work out. He was seen limping off the field as he tossed his helmet and exchanged...
Santonio Holmes ended last season on a negative note and there was some talk that the Jets could cut him to avoid all of the headaches he causes after a down season in which he caught just 51 passes for 624 yards and 8 touchdowns. The Jets kept him and so far he had been rewarding them, standing out in practice, putting in a lot of work, saying all the right things, and putting in...
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If you want to see Darrelle Revis get Punk’d on that fairly awful MTV show, just forward the video to the 16:30 mark. Revis gets blamed for something he didn’t do, and that is where the fun begins. Tebow even gets zinged in there.
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Santonio Holmes may not feel Tim Tebow should be part of private training sessions attended by the Jets’ key players, as evident by Holmes’ choice to not include Tebow in a non-team sanctioned training weekend in Orlando two months ago, but Mark Sanchez feels much differently. The Jets starting QB has asked his backup to attend the third annual “Jets West” passing...
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The Jets have begun working on some of the special plays they have designed for new backup quarterback Tim Tebow.
Head coach Rex Ryan, through a team spokesman, told reporters the team has run a couple of regular direct snaps to Tebow this week.
The issue arose after Ryan played coy in his press conference Thursday.
When Ryan was asked if they had implemented anything with Tebow...
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