Notes: Titans' Greene on the shelf after knee scope

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Titans running back Shonn Greene injured a knee against Pittsburgh (Week 1) and did not play last week against Houston. According to multiple reports, Greene underwent arthroscopic surgery Monday night and is expected to be out several weeks. "We hoped we'd get through this process of giving him a couple days to see how it responded," Titans head...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Johnson is apprehensive of Shonn Greene

If Chris Johnson was the game-changing running back for a top five market team his annual list of complaints would consistently register as ‘ oh-my-god’ status. Playing in Nashville for the Tennessee Titans gives him more verbal leeway than he would have in New York. Once again he used it to the max. Please click here to read this story.  The post Chris Johnson is apprehensive...
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March 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Titans agree to terms with Shonn Greene

According to Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean, the Titans have reach an agreement with free agent running back Shonn Greene. Titans have now agreed to terms with RB Shonn Greene, formerly of the Jets — Jim Wyatt (@jwyattsports) March 13, 2013 Greene’s contract is for $10 million over three years with $4.5 million guaranteed. Shonn is a solid back that can get the tough yards.  He...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Buzz: Broncos expected to target RB Greene

(Justin Edmonds/Getty Images) Nobody knows who the Broncos starting running back will be in 2013, but it’s obvious that the team will be adding at least one player to the backfield this offseason.  The New York Jets‘ Shonn Greene was thrown into the conversation by ESPN New York’s Rich Cimini on Sunday: There has been some buzz here on the future of RB Shonn Greene, an...
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February 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Shonn Greene First Half Workhorse for Jets

The Jets had six drives in the first half against the Giants at MetLife Stadium Saturday night.  After 27 plays, only 83 yards were gained and four first downs were earned.Shonn Greene was the workhorse, touching the ball just under 50% of the plays (13-27).  His first half was highlighted with a three-play stretch where he rushed for 10 yards and caught one ball for nine yards...
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August 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Shonn Greene’s Make or Break Year with the Jets

  Is it Shonn Greene’s time? In the 2009 NFL Draft, the New York Jets made headlines trading up to the number 5 pick in the first round to draft Mark Sanchez, quarterback out of USC.  One day later, the Jets, again, traded up to snag running back Shonn Greene in the third round out of theUniversityofIowa.  With all of the attention on newly hired head coach Rex Ryan, and newly...
Via The Jersey Jets Fan
June 29, 2012  |  Discuss

New York Jets: What Is The Verdict On Shonn Greene?

We have discussed Shonn Greene and his validity as a lead back in the New York Jets offense at length this off-season here at Turn On The Jets. However, a recent article and series of Tweets from Evan Silva, a senior NFL editor at Rotoworld and a contributor to Pro Football Talk has reopened the debate amongst Jets fans. Here is a sampling of the Tweets from Silva after watching...
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June 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Shonn Greene To Be Centerpiece Of Jets' Offense

Running back Shonn Greene is under the impression that he will be the centerpiece of the Jets' offense in 2012, according to the New York Times. Fantasy Spin: The Jets are expected to use a run-heavy offense under new coordinator Tony Sparano, and Greene will surpass his career season high in carries, which is currently 253 (2011). Greenes stock will still take a hit by his low...
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June 01, 2012  |  Discuss

New York Jets: Is Shonn Greene A Lead Back?

I have been consistent in my support of Shonn Greene as the New York Jets lead back since he burst on the scene midway through the 2009 season. Unfortunately, after watching him finally spend a full season in that coveted lead back role it is hard to believe that the Jets offense doesn’t need to add another back to take co-ownership or full ownership of that job. His stat line...
Via Turn On The Jets
February 02, 2012  |  Discuss

New York Jets Need Shonn Greene Now More Than Ever

Shonn Greene still has not truly asserted himself as a full time lead back for the New York Jets, yet he is slowly moving in that direction. His continued movement in that direction will go a long way to determining whether or not this football team will make the playoffs. Greene has taken slack for not being durable but so far he has missed only 3 quarters of football this season...
Via Turn On The Jets
December 05, 2011  |  Discuss

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