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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

Muhammad Wilkerson: Todd Bowles 'went off' on Jets

Although at the surface he may appear to be a soft-spoken man, New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles let his team have it after New York's 24-17 loss Sunday against the Texans."Coach Todd, after the game, went off on us and told us, 'Losing is not acceptable,'" Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson said on Tuesday. "He doesn't like losing, as well. I'm pretty sure that everybody...
Via Yardbarker
November 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Jets teammate: Muhammad Wilkerson deserves 'Suh money'

By David Kenyon The Miami Dolphins picked up the biggest free agent of the offseason when they Ndamukong Suh to a six-year, $114 million contract — the richest deal for a defensive player in NFL history. Finding another player who truly deserves that mega-contract might take a few seasons, though it won’t stop some outspoken guys from lobbying for it. According to Manish...
Via Sportsnaut
June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Why New York Jets fans should not worry about Muhammad Wilkerson

New York Jets General Manager Mike Maccagnan gave his pre-draft press conference this past Friday and touched on a variety of topics, including the contract of Muhammad Wilkerson. Wilkerson, who is in the last year of his rookie contract, has been seeking a contract extension all offseason and did not attend the Jets voluntary offseason workout program. His absence may have caused...
Via isportsweb.com
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss

TOJ Jets Roster Preview – The Beasts

In case you missed it, we have previewed the New York Jets defensive tackles. inside linebackers, and safeties. Today we look at the strongest position on the team, the defensive ends… Muhammad Wilkerson #96 – 1,039 defensive snaps (95 percent) – 63 tackles, 10.5 sacks, 2 forced fumbles, 1 interception, 3 passes defenses Currently the team’s best overall player, Wilkerson...
Via Turn On The Jets
July 08, 2014  |  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

New York Jets need to give Muhammad Wilkerson Extension

With training camp fast approaching, the New York Jets should cap off their busy offseason in both the draft and free agency by locking up their best player. As he enters the last year of his rookie deal, it is clear the Muhammad Wilkerson is the best player on the the New York Jets. The good news is that it has been reported that the Jets are looking to have an extension in place...
Via Standing O Sports
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets have years of defensive-line dominance ahead of them

The New York Jets boasted arguably the NFL’s best defensive line last year. The scary thing is, it’s just getting started. Muhammad Wilkerson has emerged as one of the league’s top defenders, having improved steadily in each of his first three seasons and notching a team-high 10.5 sacks last season. Wilkerson is the leader of the defensive front, and the Jets are in an incredibly...
Via cover32 - Jets
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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