Found September 06, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Woody Johnson
TEAMS: New York Jets
Woody Johnson insists his New York Jets are no circus.

Jets owner Woody Johnson says team is no 'circus'

New York Jets owner Woody Johnson disputes the ''circus'' label many fans and media have used to describe his team, instead saying ''we're deadly serious here.'' Johnson echoes comments Thursday by coach Rex Ryan, who says the ''circus thing is kind of a little old for me.'' The Jets have been in the headlines all summer - and...

Santonio Holmes: Mark Sanchez was ‘rattled’ by the Tim Tebow trade

On the surface, the Tim Tebow trade did not appear to bother Mark Sanchez. Reporters fished for some sign of panic from the Jets starting quarterback all summer but were only treated to cliches like “whatever’s best for the team” and “we’re just trying to win games.” In fact, Sanchez even expressed confidence that Tebow was a backup for New York above all else. But according...

Stephen Hill has been a disapointment for the Jets

AP Rich Cimini of has listed Jets rookie wide receiver Stephen Hill as his biggest disappointment so far this season because of how raw he is. “Talented, but oh so raw. Needs time to develop, but he doesn’t have that luxury on this team,” wrote Cimini. There’s no doubt that Hill has the potential to be a very good receiver in the NFL.  The problem is that...

Turn On The Jets 12 Pack, Week 1 – Jets vs. Bills

The 2012 NFL season is off to a beautiful start. Yes, the Giants beat the Jets last year and won the Super Bowl. Did that prevent you from enjoying David Wilson and Mathias Kiwanuka’s tears or the disappointed faces of the bandwagon Giants fans who just bought their jersey the day before in the bar on Wednesday? Of course not. Week 1 is here and with that comes 12 likely inaccurate...

Holmes: Sanchez was 'rattled' by Tebow trade

Santonio Holmes is making news again. This time the Jets' mercurial wideout shared his quarterback's first reaction when the Tebow trade winds swirled into New York.

For Jets, a win Sunday starts up front

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Football games are won and lost in the trenches.A cliche we've all heard before. Against a revamped Buffalo Bills defensive front, Sunday's game will be decided by the effectiveness of executing this overused football phrase and not by the arm of Mark Sanchez.Or the legs of Tim Tebow, for that matter.Despite being 5-1 in his career against the Bills...

Damon Harrison's improbable road to the NFL

Find out how Damon Harrison went from high school football drop out to an NFL lineman.

Stephen Hill will start for the Jets alongside Santonio Holmes

Even though it’s been reported that rookie wide receiver Stephen Hill has been a disappointment so far and is still a very raw player, Jets head coach Rex Ryan has decided to start him along with Santonio Holmes for this week’s opener against the Bills. Rex confirms Stephen Hill will be the starting No. 2 WR #nyj — Brian Costello (@BrianCoz) September 6, 2012 I guess in the...

PREVIEW: BILLS (0-0) @ NY JETS (0-0)

The football season is upon us. Yes, it's finally here. The talks of how the Wildcat and Tim Tebow will be used will cease. No more crying over completion comparisons between Mark Sanchez and Tebow during 11-on-11 drills in practice. We'll be able to see with our own eyes if the offensive line has really put last season's woes behind them. The questions surrounding the...

Buffalo at New York Jets Week 1 NFL Game Preview

Stevie Johnson has not been at practice nursing a groin injury that plagued him all of last season, which is not the best of news heading into against Darrelle Revis. “Revis Island” and the Jets defense is the only shot for this squad to stay close in the majority of their games this season. The drama between Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow in terms of who to start down the road if...

The AFC East Beat: Stevie vs. Revie and The Royal Tannehill

Week One is upon us, and the NFL season is set to begin in earnest this coming Sunday.  The AFC East should provide us with some interesting storylines for the first set of games.One team will see its future at quarterback take his first steps in the NFL, one will see another team’s franchise signal-caller do the same, and the other two will be facing off against each other in...

AFC East Week 1 Preview: Pro Wrestling Warfare

The New York Jets chose the antics of pro wrestlers instead of pro football players this offseason. I hope they bought a lot of steel chairs.
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