On this episode of Patriots Beat, Jeff and Bobby start talking Patriots OTA's. We take a look at the 2015 Season as the Patriots have now begun their preperation for the new season.
Whether you like it or not, Geno Smith will be the starting quarterback for the New York Jets next season.
Gailey said there will not be a QB competition going into camp. Why not? "Because Geno's the starter." #nyj
— Brian Costello (@BrianCoz) May 20, 2015
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ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Rams have traded RB Zac Stacy to the Jets for pick No. 224 overall in the 2015 draft. Brian Costello of the New York Post reports that the Jets are one of “several teams” that have reached out to the Rams about Stacy, who recently requested a trade after St. Louis took Georgia RB Todd ...
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Craig Berube was fired on Friday. The reasons are numerous: [The Hockey Writers-Matt Brauckmann] [Pattison Ave.-Scott] [Philly.com- Mike Sielski] [Courier Post Online- Dave Isaac] [Hockeybuzz-Bill Meltzer]
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The Flyers have a small...
This minor move probably didn’t cause much of a stir from New York Jets fans Wednesday morning.
Source: Former Jets cornerback Kyle Wilson will be signing with the Saints #nyj
— Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN) April 1, 2015
In fact, based on Twitter, most were happy Wilson’s gone.
This, however, is alarming.
With Kyle Wilson now officially gone, there are no players left on...
Brian Costello reports that the Jets have agreed to a one-year deal with OL James Brewer. Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reported earlier in the day that free agent OT Corey Hilliard is visiting with the Jets, so they are clearly looking to bolster their offensive line depth before the draft. Brewer, 27, is a former fourth-round ...
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The New York Giants have not been terribly aggressive in free agency so far, but that doesn’t mean they won’t find what they need…
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According to a report by Brian Costello of the dreadful New York Post, the Giants are hosting...
Brian Costello reports that the Giants are hosting Jets free agent DT Kenrick Ellis for a visit on Tuesday. Ellis, 27, is a former third round pick of the Jets back in 2011. He has played out his four-year, $2,622,500 contract with the Jets and is now among the best available defensive tackles in free agency. In ...
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Brian Costello reports that the Jets have expressed in free agent CB Chris Culliver. Dianna Marie Russini reported a few weeks ago that Culliver was likely to be one of the “most sought after” cornerbacks on the market this offseason. Russini anticipates him securing a “big time” contract after a number of teams have him graded highly. The Jets have ...
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Mike Jurecki reports that the Cardinals are looking at free agent guards and centers.
According to Jurecki, Cardinals G Paul Fanaika will test the free agent market and could have a couple suitors.
Brian Costello of the New York Post offers some of his takeaways regarding the Jets after speaking to people at the Combine.
The Jets are prioritizing the cornerbacks...
The Patriots have a shadowy 'Black Ops' rules research expert named Ernie Adams on staff. The Post's Brian Costello reports, "Adams has been with Patriots coach Bill Belichick since he took the Patriots job in 2000 after previously working with him with the Giants and Browns. The two went to prep school together, and those around the Patriots describe a never-ending dialogue between...
It’s no secret the reason for the Jets struggles in 2014 was due in large part to the play of Geno Smith.
Former Jets QB coach David Lee, who followed Rex Ryan to Buffalo, wasted little time blaming the embattled QB for the teams struggles.
David Lee to Bills site on Geno: “We played good enough defense to win over there both years, but his play it’ll cost you and it cost...
Ian Rapoport reports that the Jets are expected to hire Texans college scouting director Mike Maccagnan as their next general manager.
Rapoport adds that Maccagnan has been in town meeting with the Jets for the past three days.
This fits with recent reports that have said Maccagnan is considered the favorite to get the job after he impressed consultants Ron Wolf and Charlie...
BY EDITORFor Rex Ryan, it's apparently a couple teams or a couple TV networks.According to Brian Costello of the NY Post, Ryan spoke to CBS Wednesday before interviewing for the Buffalo Bills' head coaching gig Thursday.That comes after Ryan's apparent communication with ESPN for a possible on-camera position at that little sports network place, as he's expected to go to TV if he...
Bills signed DE Bryan Johnson to their practice squad.
Brian Costello of the New York Post writes that the Jets should consider pursuing Redskins QB Robert Griffin III, in the event that he’s released after the season.
Costello mentions that unless the asking price is as low as a seventh-round pick, he wouldn’t try to acquire RGIII via trade given that the...
Russell Lande has spoken to “over ten NFL scouts” that have UCLA QB Brett Hundley graded as a day-three prospect.
Browns signed LB Keith Pough to their practice squad. (Aaron Wilson)
Browns released WR L’Damian Washington from their practice squad. (Aaron Wilson)
Rookie TE Jace Amaro is currently going through the NFL’s concussion protocol...
The New York Jets are 2-8 at their bye week and likely pacing to a 3-5 win season. Needless to say, this is a disappointment and they are likely to fall well below most pre-season expectations. This writer had them pegged at 9-7 and feels appropriately stupid but 9-7 wasn’t all that much of an outlier when it came to 2014 Jets predictions. Let’s take a quick look around at where...
49ers are not expected to reinstate OLB Aldon Smith Tuesday or Wednesday despite having an open roster spot. (Ian Rapoport)
Bears worked out S Mistral Raymond Tuesday. (Brad Biggs)
Jets worked out LB Shayne Skov Tuesday. (via Brian Costello)
Patriots had LS Tyler Ott in for a tryout on Tuesday, along with other specialists. Ott was with the team...
Here’s a collection of notes regarding the Seahawks trade that sent WR Percy Harvin to the Jets in return for a conditional draft pick.
According to Brian Costello, reports of the Jets receiving a fourth-round pick that could end up being a second-round selection are “not accurate” and are instead “too high.”
Ian Rapoport reports that Harvin is set to have his physical...
NT Phil Taylor (knee) has been ruled out for Week 7’s game. (Scott Petrak)
LT Tyron Smith hurt his ankle in Week 6 and will undergo an MRI on Wednesday. (Charean Williams)
The domestic violence charges against Jets rookie WR Quincy Enunwa have been dismissed. (Brian Costello)
WR Greg Salas (ankle, wrist) has been ruled out for Week 7.
The Bears announced that DE Jared Allen returned to practice Wednesday after a bout with pneumonia.
Head Coach Rex Ryan said that the Jets considered signing CB Brandon Flowers before he ultimately signed with San Diego. (Brian Costello)
The Panthers announced RB DeAngelo Williams will have his cast removed Friday, but will still not play Sunday against...
At least they can’t say they didn’t try to get something for him.
After several weeks of dangling wide receiver Stephen Hill as trade bait, the New York Jets finally cut ties with him today, per Brian Costello of the New York Post:
The Jets will waive WR Stephen Hill, according to a source #nyj
— Brian Costello (@BrianCoz) August 30, 2014
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Last week the New York Jets looked like they might lose their first round draft pick before the 2014 season even began. Safety Calvin Pryor suffered a concussion during Saturday’s practice and had been unable to return to action.
The Jets selected Pryor 18th overall in May’s NFL Draft and have high hopes for him. Pryor is a physical specimen who has drawn favorable comparisons...
New York Jets’ rookie FS Calvin Pryor suffered a concussion during practice on Sunday and will be out until further notice. New York Post writer Brian Costello first reported Pryor’s injured this morning via twitter.Pryor does have a concussion #nyj— Brian Costello (@BrianCoz) July 27, 2014 Pryor’s injury was said to be caused by a hard hit to the head Pryor sustained during...