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Report: Wilkerson skipped own birthday celebration with Jets

New York Jets defensive linemen Muhammad Wilkerson and Sheldon Richardson were benched for the first quarter of Sunday’s loss to the Miami Dolphins. Based on some of the reports we have heard, their teammates likely were not surprised. Mike Garafolo of NFL Media confirmed on Monday that both Wilkerson and Richardson have demonstrated a “pattern of showing up late” to team...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Jets star DEs skip team meetings 'all the time'

The New York Jets should have one of the best defensive lines in football anchored by Sheldon Richardson and Muhammad Wilkerson, but is a lack of commitment and maturity holding the former first-round picks back? According to a report from Connor Hughes of, both Richardson and Wilkerson are late to team meetings or skip them entirely “all the time.” The two players were...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Mo Wilkerson relieved to be staying in Jersey with Jets deal

Muhammad Wilkerson couldn’t hide his relief over officially signing a five-year, $85 million deal last Friday with the New York Jets. And while the significant financial windfall coming from the long-term deal obviously is a reward unto itself, the fact that the New Jersey native didn’t have to leave the comfort of home to obtain it is perhaps the best part. Wilkerson, a native...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
July 20, 2016  |  Discuss

New York Jets sign Muhammad Wilkerson to multi-year extension

The New York Jets and Muhammad Wilkerson have come to terms on a multi-year agreement, the team announced on Friday. Big Mo. Locked up.We've signed @mowilkerson to a multi-year extension: DETAILS >> — New York Jets (@nyjets) July 15, 2016 While the Jets did not announce the terms of the deal, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport...
Via Sportsnaut
July 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Wilkerson on contract situation: I don’t feel like Jets want me

The New York Jets placed the franchise tag Muhammad Wilkerson earlier this offseason, but the star defensive lineman is hoping he doesn’t have to play the 2016 season under a one-year deal. To this point, no progress has been made on a long-term extension for Wilkerson, and he is clearly starting to lose his patience. “It’s shocking. It’s frustrating,” Wilkerson told Brian...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Muhammad Wilkerson considering holding out

New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson, upset about contract negotiations (or lack thereof), is reportedly considering a training camp holdout. “Unhappy that he still doesn’t have a long-term contract, Wilkerson won’t sign his franchise-tag tender anytime soon and might not report for the start of training camp in late July, sources said Monday,” writes Rich Cimini...
Via Sportsnaut
June 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Muhammad Wilkerson has ‘no serious suitors’ for trade

The New York Jets are reportedly not likely to complete a trade involving franchise-tagged defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson during the 2016 NFL draft. According to Rich Cimini of ESPN, Wilkerson has “no serious suitors” as of Wednesday. “It’s draft-day eve, and Wilkerson has no serious suitors, a league source said Wednesday,” Cimini wrote. “The Jets have fielded...
Via The Sports Daily
April 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Wilkerson will receive franchise tag from Jets

Defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson isn’t going to be allowed to hit the free market. The New York Jets are reportedly set to use the franchise tag, as Brian Costello of the New York Post reports. Source confirms Jets are using franchise tag on Muhammad Wilkerson, as @KimJonesSports reported. $15.7 million #Nyj — Brian Costello (@BrianCoz) February 29, 2016 The $15.7 million...
Via Sportsnaut
February 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Jets ‘all but guaranteed’ to use franchise tag on Wilkerson

The New York Jets are expected to use the franchise tag on defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson, especially if the two sides are unable to gain considerable ground on a new contract before next Tuesday’s deadline. According to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News, Wilkerson is headed for the franchise tag unless he”suddenly lowers his asking price or the team magically changes...
Via The Sports Daily
February 25, 2016  |  Discuss

New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson named top-15 in NFL

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 defensive ends in the NFL today, there were some people angry about their favorite team’s top pass rusher not making the list. It made for a bit of spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. And it also begged another question: How close was Mr. Irate Fan’s DE to making the list? To provide an answer, the editors...
Via cover32 - Jets
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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