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MIKE GOODSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Mike Goodson skips out on his court appearance

Former Jets running back Mike Goodson skipped his scheduled court appearance for today.  The judge made it clear that if he skips his next one he’ll be taken to jail. Attorney said Mike was trying to fly back to NJ but is having "financial issues." — Seth Walder (@SethWalderNYDN) June 26, 2014 Mike Goodson did not show up for his court date today. His attorney said...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets express concern over well-being of Mike Goodson

The New York Jets cut RB Mike Goodson this morning after he failed to report to mandatory camp yesterday. Goodson has had a lot of personal problems in his life which can end his football career. Goodson could face up to ten years in prison if convicted on a gun charge from last year. The Jets players and coaches said that they haven’t been able to get in touch with Goodson...
Via No Guts, No Glory
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets release running back Mike Goodson

The New York Jets released running back Mike Goodson on Wednesday. The Jets kicked off their mandatory mini-camp on Monday and by Wednesday afternoon, they informed Goodson that he’s no longer a Jet. We discussed Goodson skipping mini-camp here at cover32, on Monday, prior to his release. John Idzik signed Goodson in 2013, as one of his first free-agent acquisitions as Jets GM...
Via cover32 - Jets
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets RB Mike Goodson – A Quick Refresher

The New York Jets will be boosted this week by the return of running back and kick returner Mike Goodson. After being signed in the off-season to a three year contract, Goodson was suspended for the first four games for violating the NFL’s policy and program for substances of abuse. Despite Bilal Powell’s terrific start (66 carries, 292 yards, 11 receptions, 108 yards), the Jets...
Via Turn On The Jets
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss
WHEN IT RAINS ...

NFL suspends Jets RB Goodson

Mike Goodson finally arrived for the New York Jets on Monday. It will be short lived as the NFL has suspended the running back four games for violating their substance-abuse policy.

Via Tireball.com
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Goodson Arrested on Drugs and Weapons Charges

Mike Goodson was signed to a free agent contract earlier this offseason, but after being arrested early this morning Goodson may never get a chance to play a snap for the Jets.According to News 12 New Jersey, Goodson was in a car with his friend who had stopped his vehicle on route 80 in Denville. Goodson's friend, Garant Evans, was driving, but Goodson was apparently so intoxicated...
Via Jets Insider.com
May 17, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Jets RB Mike Goodson arrested on drug and weapons offense

New York Jets RB Mike Goodson was arrested early Friday morning, according to a report coming from News 12. Goodson was taken into custody for drug possession and weapon charges. Sources say Goodson and a companion were found intoxicated in an SUV that was stopped along Route 80 in Denville. A .45-calibar hand gun was also found in the SUV. Marijuana was discovered to be in his possession...
Via Tireball.com
May 17, 2013  |  Discuss
POLICE BLOTTER

Jets RB arrested on drug, gun charges

Jets running back Mike Goodson reportedly was arrested early Friday morning after he and a companion were allegedly found by police intoxicated in an SUV.

Via Next Impulse Sports
May 17, 2013  |  1 Comment

Running back Mike Goodson joins Jets

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...
Via Tireball.com
March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Tale of the Tape: Mike Goodson

This off-season the Raiders traded for former Carolina Panther's RB Mike Goodson in a rare player for player trade, giving up the rights to OL Bruce Campbell for Goodson.Goodson had hardly any opportunities in Carolina, being buried on the depth chart. In fact, during the 2011 season he did not carry the ball once. His only stat for 2011 was a reception that gained 4 yards...
Via Thoughts from the Dark Side
May 22, 2012  |  Discuss
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