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This is definitely a no brainer, but it will be interesting to see if Rex Ryan has enough pull to make this happen.
After being released by the Texans, and having the Ravens say no thank you, is it possible that Ed Reed could be reunited with his old Ravens defensive coordinator?
Jets coach Rex Ryan said “absolutely, yes” on Wednesday when asked if he’d like to have Reed on his team according to ESPN New York.
“The big picture of right now, the current football team, I’m probably not the right guy to make all those decisions,” Ryan said, via Rich Cimini of ESPNNewYork.com. “I think sometimes there’s a comfort level in knowing guys, without question, guys that certainly played well for you. … I’d like those guys, without question.”
Ryan admitted that he has discussed Reed with General Manager John Idzik, who will ultimately make that decision, and Cimini reports that the Jets have reached out to Reed.
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Ed Reed might not be out of work for long.
Jets head coach Rex Ryan revealed Wednesday that he "absolutely" would be interested in adding the future Hall of Fame safety, who was released by the Texans on Tuesday.
"Absolutely yes. I would like him on the team," Ryan told the New York Daily News, jokingly adding he'd like to sign Ray Lewis, too.
The Houston Texans have waived safety Ed Reed today making it a reality that it was a mistake to pursue him in the offseason. Reed came out publicly after a loss to the Arizona Cardinals saying that the Texans were “out coached”.
Today, the Texans admitted their mistake and let the future hall of famer go. The Texans courted him hard during the free agency period by flying owner...
Ed Reed tweeted his thanks to the Houston Texans amid reports that the nine-time Pro Bowl safety will be released in what has been a disaster of a season.
Reed missed the first two games after offseason hip surgery and was recently relegated to a backup role. On Friday, he expressed his displeasure at not starting, and on Sunday, after Houston's seventh straight loss, he publicly...
Last week Ed Reed the former University of Miami standout and veteran safety made a comment about the Texans team being out-coached. That was basically shots fired against a team that has been struggling badly. Ed Reed has been banged up, but today after his comments the team released him. They will likely start rookie […]
The New York Jets have signed veteran defensive back Ed Reed to a contract for the remainder of the 2013 season.
Reed, 35, was let go by the Houston Texans on Wednesday. With the Jets, Reed will be reunited with Rex Ryan. Ryan was an assistant for the Baltimore Ravens while Reed played there from 2002-2008. While Ryan left to become the Jets head coach, Reed remained...
When the Houston Texans cut their biggest acquisition of the off-season, former All-Pro safety Ed Reed, almost every fan of every team clamored for their team to sign him. Reed has battled nagging injuries and hadn’t been productive in the least for Houston thus far in 2013, and many thought a return to the Baltimore Ravens (where Reed spent the majority of his...
Less than 48 hours after he was released by the Houston Texans, veteran safety Ed Reed has signed a contract with the New York Jets. The Jets announced the move via their Twitter account on Thursday morning. We bolstered our secondary THURS, agreeing to terms with Ed Reed a day after the veteran S cleared […]
Not surprisingly, it's quiet on the Patriots' front on star safety Ed Reed, who was recently released by the Houston Texans. And Chris Mortensen of ESPN reports that it could stay that way.
Ed Reed's options included the Jets (possibly) but not the Patriots, Ravens or Colts. Not sure about Saints. As of late last night.— Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) November 14, 2013...
Is Ed Reed headed to New England? Bill Belichick was asked that question and said...
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As @McClain_on_NFL reported, Texans are releasing safety Ed Reed.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 12, 2013
BY NICK ST. DENISWhen Ed Reed retires, he'll go down as one of the greatest safeties in NFL history. The New York Jets are hoping to squeeze a little of that mojo out of Reed before the veteran finally calls it quits.New York signed Reed, who was released by the Houston Texans earlier this week, Thursday. According to Jets coach Rex Ryan, Reed won't start Sunday when Gang...
Wade Phillips must have really thought he was getting the Ed Reed of 7 or 8 years ago.
While Reed was introducing himself to his Jets teammates and the media, Wade Phillips was in Houston trying to explain why Reed simply didn’t work out.
During his Thursday afternoon presser, Phillips hinted to the media that he and other Texans defensive coaches expected Reed to have a J.J. Watt...
The Jaguars and Buccaneers both finally got off the snide this week, allowing the 2008 Detroit Lions to celebrate their incredible winless season for at least one more season.
The Chiefs were on bye, meaning their perfect record will remain intact for at least one more week — two meetings with the Broncos in three weeks should change that. Denver and Seattle both improved their...