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The New York Jets have added veteran running back Mike Goodson to their team. Goodson signed a three-year deal worth $6.9 million on Friday. The move provides the Jets with a viable and low cost option at running back. While Goodson has shown flashes of being good he has been buried on depth charts for years. In Carolina he was behind the duo of DeAngelo Williams and Jonathan Stewart while he sat behigh Darren McFadden and Marcel Reece with Oakland. Last season Goodson ran 35 times for 221 yards with the Raiders. Shonn Greene, who served as the Jets running back in recent years, signed with the Tennessee Titans on Thursday. The Jets will have an open competition at running back. Goodson and Bilal Powell are the leading candidates currently on the roster. Goodson is also a strength in the passing game and has shown ability to return kicks.

Jets ink West Coast-friendly tailback Mike Goodson

The New York Jets needed a fast running back who can catch. One who isn't too expensive.They found him. New general manager John Idzik made his first out-of-house free agent signing Friday, acquiring former Oakland Raiders tailback Mike Goodson. Goodson's deal is worth $6.9 million over three years, according to Manish Mehta of the NY Daily News.Goodson, who will share the...

Still with Jets, Revis earns $1 million bonus

Jets star cornerback Darrelle Revis, the subject of trade rumors, has earned a $1 million roster bonus as a result of a clause in his contract with New York. According to the clause, the bonus kicked in on Saturday since Revis remains on the Jets' roster - not traded or cut - at the end of the business day. There has been intense speculation during the past several weeks that...

Darrelle Revis Receives $1 Million Roster Bonus From Jets

4:00 p.m. came and went, and there was no activity on the Jets and Darrelle Revis front, so all indications are that the New York Jets paid Revis his $1 million roster bonus due to him according to Manish Mehta. Darrelle Revis is scheduled to earn a $1 million roster bonus from the Jets today (4 pm ET). #nyj — Manish Mehta(@MMehtaNYDN) March 16, 2013 Revis also is due to receive...

Raiders got to feel the pain before they gain

It’s a somber day Raider Nation, as we say goodbye to Desmond Bryant and Philip Wheeler. They were the Raiders top free agents we had to sign, but lost them to teams who were willing to outbid us in the end. It’s painful to watch these events transpire, and to have the very hope you had for next season dashed in an instant. However these moves and losses had to be made for the...

Bargain Shopping time for Raiders

Just one day after losing three key members of the defense (Philip Wheeler, Desmond Bryant, Michael Huff), the Raiders began plugging some holes.  Per the team’s website, they signed Jason Hunter, Kaluka Maiava, and Pat Sims to contracts.  All three are defensive veterans. Hunter is a defensive end who last played for the Broncos, but missed 2012 with a triceps injury.  However...

Report: Jets are not shopping Darrelle Revis

As the Darrelle Revis trade circus continues, the Bucs continue to waste time and opportunities to land other free agents. And after the latest report from the New York Post, it sounds like Tampa Bay should just move away from Revis island. Brian Costello of the New York Post writes: The Jets are not committed to trading Revis as has been reported, The Post has learned. According...

Mornhinweg adds West Coast Flavor to Jets

As Mark Sanchez and the Jets' left-for-dead passing attack search for answers, new offensive coordinator Marty Morhinweg is ready to change the dynamics of the team's sputtering passing game with a shift in scheme and philosophy.

New York Jets: Biggest Draft Day Regret In Franchise History

NY Jets Futility, since the glory days of Namath and Weeb Ewbank, can be traced back to bad decisions made by management since that by gone era ended.The poster child for bad decisions is the draft class of 1983, yes the very one that produced the "Year of the Quarterback" class.A draft called so because of the six quarterbacks chosen in the first round that year.Interestingly...

Report: Buccaneers Refuse To Give Jets 2013 1st Round Pick For Darrelle Revis

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers want Darrelle Revis and the Jets want to get rid of him, so whats the hold up?  ESPN New York via Yahoo Sports is reporting that the Buccaneers refuse to part ways with this years first round pick, #13 overall. As we reported yesterday, they would be willing to part ways with their first round pick in 2014.  Reports suggest that Jets GM John Idzik would...

The Jets think its fans are a bunch of jerk-offs

It is well documented that we here at the Blitz were NY Jets season ticket holders for 25 years. We dropped them in 2009. Why? Because our 2 $100 ducats were upped to $500 a pop. And you had to buy... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Jets address both fronts by signing Colon, Garay

The New York Jets have flown under the radar so far in free agency, but they've filled a few important voids in the process.Gang Green acquired former Pittsburgh Steelers offensive guard Willie Colon Friday before adding some depth on the opposite line by picking up ex-San Diego Chargers defensive tackle Antonio Garay. New York was in the market for an offensive frontman to work...

Tim Tebow practices with fans in Tampa

By ANDREW ASTLEFORD FOX Sports Florida TAMPA, Fla. His stakes were low, his field was small and some of his targets were tiny, but there Tim Tebow stood, throwing a football before a crowd with smart phones at the ready. The former Heisman Trophy winner spent the better part of two hours Saturday afternoon at D1 Sports Training and Therapy center playing in what amounted to a...
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