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Bucs sign free-agent FBs Baker, Lane

Two weeks after losing Erik Lorig to the division rival Saints, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed 27-year-old free-agent fullbacks Josh Baker and Jorvorskie Lane on Tuesday. Lorig joined New Orleans as a free agent last month, leaving Tampa Bay seeking dependable lead blockers for running backs Doug Martin, Mike James and Bobby Rainey. Baker originally entered the NFL as a free agent...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Buccaneers Sign FB/TE Josh Baker

  Scott Smith of reports that the Buccaneers also signed FB/TE Josh Baker on Tuesday. Earlier in the day, David Canter, the agent for former Dolphins FB Jorvorskie Lane, announced via his Twitter account that his client has signed with the Buccaneers. It seems likely that the two new additions will have to compete for one roster spot during training camp....
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss


THE JETS EVER-GROWING INJURY REPORT ALLOWS FOR GROWTH OF YOUNG TALENT. FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Thursday's injury report for the New York Jets featured 16 players -- six that did not practice and four who are limited.That's not even counting the likes of Darrelle Revis, Santonio Holmes, Josh Mauga, Josh Baker or John Conner, who either have been placed on season-ending IR or...
Via Jets
October 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Josh Baker Tweets Jets Fans about his Injury

 Recently injured and waived TE Josh Baker put out these tweets to Jets fans about his injury.   ShakeNbakes45 Thanks for everyone’s prayers…my road has never been easy just another speed bump. 8/27/12 12:40 AM Preciate all the jets’ love these past two years..been a wild ride and nowhere near over for me! Gotta keep pushin — Josh Baker (@ShakeNbakes45...
Via 60 Max Power O
August 28, 2012  |  Discuss

New York Jets’ Josh Baker Tears ACL: Expected to Miss Season

New York Jets tight end Josh Baker is believed to have a torn ACL, sidelining him for the entire 2012 season. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News first reported the details of the injury. To anyone watching the game, the severity of his injury was apparent immediately. The Jets already lacked quality depth at tight end and now that has been underscored, especially with Dustin...
August 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Jets Waive Josh Baker After Season Ending Injury

Josh Baker was never going to be the biggest name or threat on this Jets offense, but his absence will most certainly be felt. Baker is one of those sneaky good players who slips out into a pocket of open space and makes timely plays, quarterbacks love to have the types of security blankets that Sanchez just lost.Reports are that Baker tore his ACL in his right knee and will require...
Via Jets
August 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Jets unveil goal-line Tebow package

The New York Jets gave fans and media a taste of how they will use Tim Tebow this season as they unveiled their Wildcat goal-line plays. When Jets coach Rex Ryan announced to the defense that Tebow was "live", it was game on for the quarterback who scored two running touchdowns and one passing in four goal-line plays. "If that's something they want me to do, I...
Via Sports-Glory
August 02, 2012  |  Discuss

No Huddle – Five Under The Radar New York Jets

Away from the primetime news and tabloids that will report daily on marquee names wearing the Green and White, are some Jets whose impact could truly be felt. Especially if they develop into next level players. Or in the case of our choice at number five, are desperately needed to. Josh Baker: Baker is a tough and versatile H back who could end up part of the Ground and Pound rotation...
Via Turn On The Jets
July 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Baker Beginning to Make a Name For Himself

Perhaps the most underrated players on any team are those on special teams. And no, I’m not referring to the Devin Hesters or Joe McKnights of the league, I’m talking about the guys who fight it out in the trenches to either help open up holes or shut them down. Third string tight end Josh Baker is one of those guys and he has the added bonus of being able to return the...
Via The Jets Blog
December 10, 2011  |  Discuss
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