Found July 18, 2013 on AFC East Daily:
BY NICK ST. DENISWith the New York Jets' rookies slated to report to training camp Monday, Gang Green's top three 2013 draft picks -- cornerback Dee Milliner, defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson and quarterback Geno Smith -- remain without contracts.Milliner (No. 9 overall) is one of seven top-10 picks yet to be signed, and Richardson was drafted at No. 13 overall, so their lack of contracts at this point aren't necessarily shocking. However, Smith is one of just three second-rounders without a deal.In total, 28 NFL rookies are without contracts as of Thursday.ESPN New York's Rich Cimini wrote Wednesday that John Idzik's "reputation for being a hardline negotiator" and his and the Jets' insisting on "offset language" with rookie first-rounders is the reason things are moving slowly."Offset language means teams recoup future guaranteed money if they cut a player and he signs elsewhere. Whatever the player earns from his new team is su...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Turn On The Jets Film Room – Stephen Peterman: Starter or Back-Up?

Our resident Offensive Lineman, Mike Nolan, steps into the film room to take a look at Offensive Guard Stephen Peterman to determine if he is best suited as a starter or back-up for the New York Jets in 2013.  Be sure to give Mike a follow on twitter and Turn On The Jets a follow on facebook. Also make sure to check out the rest of our film breakdown series here  Although the jury...

Turn On The Jets 12 Pack – 53 Man New York Jets Roster Prediction

We are back with our final Turn On The Jets 12 Pack before training camp starts up (WOOHOO!) but before we get into our predictions for the New York Jets final 53 man roster, we have a quick PSA. New TOJ shirts are on sale…RIGHT NOW, RIGHT HERE. Make sure to get your pre-order in now so you can get the size you want. Special thanks to our friends at Bark Tees NY for another job...

Turn On The Jets Roundtable – All New York Jets Rookie Edition

The Turn On The Jets Roundtable is back to debate issues surrounding the New York Jets. Make sure to give all of the writers a follow on Twitter and if there is a question you want to see us debate, leave it in the comment section!  What are your predictions for the New York Jets rookie class?  Joe Caporoso - It is fair to have reasonably high expectations for this year’s...

TOJ Podcast Episode 6 – Antwan Barnes, Joe Collins, Twitter Q&A

Check out episode 6 of the Turn On The Jets Podcast hosted by Joe Caporoso. Newly acquired outside linebacker Antwan Barnes stops by to talk about Rex Ryan’s defense and the impact he can make on the Jets pass rusher. Second year wide receiver Joseph Collins discusses the offense and the battling for a roster spot. We also answer your Jets questions that were submitted via Twitter ...

Top 5 Fantasy Football Players for the New York Jets

  For the most part, the New York Jets are a mess and most fantasy owners are not touching this team with a 10 foot pole. Frankly, who can blame them, the unproven and underperforming division rival Dolphins and Bills have more players with larger upsides on their rosters (not to mention less media turmoil to go through every week). The Tim Tebow experiment is over, I’m not sure...

Santonio Holmes Will Begin Training Camp on PUP List

According to ESPN New York, Jets receiver Santonio Holmes will begin training camp on the active/physically unable to perfom list.Fantasy Spin:If he had been placed on the reserve/PUP list, Holmes would have had to miss the first six games of the regular season. Holmes suffered a season-ending foot injury in 2012 and he still hasn't fully recovered. Once a fantasy mainstay, Holmes...

****** New York Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes is set begin training camp on the active/PUP list

Loathsome New York Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes is expected to begin training camp on the active/PUP list. Catching 358 balls for 5,507 yards and 35 touchdowns in 92 games as a professional, the 29-year-old Holmes has been shelved since sustaining a Grade 4 Lisfranc foot injury last September against the San Francisco 49ers. Unable to participate in any offseason workouts,...

JetsInsider Radio is LIVE tonight 8:30PM! Training Camp Preview Show

JetsInsider Radio, is broadcasting LIVE  tonight at 8:30PM EST with our annual Training Camp Preview Show.Joining us this week is JetsInsider.com beat writer Chris Nimbley who will give us all the latest Jets news and share his things to look our for as Camp in Cortland begins next Friday.Also joining us is Rochester Democrat Chronicle Reporter Steve Bradley who will talk about...

New York Jets Roster “Safety Meter” – Part 2

Another week has passed by this summer, having us fans even more so on the edge of our seats awaiting Jets’ training camp on July 26th.  his means that the players I’ll be going to through today are under an increasingly bright spotlight to outperform their competition to ensure that they can grab a roster spot for the final cuts of the off-season. If you haven’t checked out...

Rex: 'We're a better team if I'm running the D'

BY NICK ST. DENISWhen Rex Ryan took over the New York Jets in 2009, he inherited a defense that ranked 16th in the NFL and last in the division.In his first season as Gang Green's head coach and defensive leader, the Jets were ranked No. 1. (photo: Matt Britt, Flickr)Ryan progressively delegated more defensive playcalling and defensive leadership duties over the past three years...

Zach: Thoughts on alCROtraz

Antonio Cromartie has emerged as one of the leaders for this Jets squad. He really stepped up early last season with the season-ending injury to Darrelle Revis—Cro had his best season as a pro and was a mentor for the younger players. Cromartie has taken over as the team’s best, and one of the league’s best, corners. He hasn’t been talking to the media and has really just...

Chris Ivory Draws Comparison To Marshawn Lynch

According to ESPNNY.com, the Jets view Chris Ivory as a poor man's Marshawn Lynch.Fantasy Spin:Ivory caused 12 missed tackles on just 40 rushing attempts, which nearly equaled former New York running back Shonn Greene's total of 15 on 276 attempts, according to Pro Football Focus. Ivory will have to stay healthy, but if he does he's going to get a ton of touches this season.

New York Jets GM John Idzik – Ready For New York Jets Rebuild?

“He’s going to do what’s best for the club, period. He’s not going to get bullied or pushed around whether it’s media influence or whatever.”- Seahawks GM John Schneider When the New York Jets hired John Idzik as the franchise’s general manager, of fans were just thrilled that it wasn’t Scott Cohen and to be rid of “Trader Mike” Tannenbaum. The New York media...

Geno Smith Says He And Mark Sanchez Have ‘No Hard Feelings’ (Video)

Geno Smith may have passed on Mark Sanchez’s Jets West camp, but in his eyes, he and Sanchez are cool. While speaking to OCNN, Smith said ‘he and Sanchez have no hard feelings.” “Me and Mark are cool. There’s no hard feelings or anything,” Smith said. “He’s up there getting some work with the guys, I’m down here getting work, some guys are going to be down here...
Jets News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.