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Chris Johnson signing probably rules an end to Mike Goodson

After a relatively conservative first month of free agency, the New York Jets made one of the best moves of the off-season, reaching agreement with former Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson on a two-year deal. Profootballtalk reports Chris Johnson’s two-year contract with the Jets has a base value of $8 million. The team took […] The post Chris Johnson signing probably...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Did any New York Jets make the NFL’s all-time, all-crime team?

Is it offensive to create lists glorifying criminal activity in the NFL? Is it on another level to detail inappropriate, post-career behavior that likely stemmed from CTE or some other brain injury? Well, why don’t you find out for yourself? Inspired by the Philadelphia Eagles’ recent release of DeSean Jackson (even though he has been accused of no crime), Carl Pfeiffer has put...
Via cover32 - Jets
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Scouting The Draft – Running Back Ka’Deem Carey

The New York Jets are expected to have as many as 12 draft picks in May’s draft, barring any trades. With holes to fill across the board, and the Jets opting to not fill some of them through free agency, there are many prospects in play for the Jets. Arguably the two position groups that many expect to not be affected by the draft are running back and defensive line. However,...
Via Turn On The Jets
20 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets have plenty of options with four compensatory draft picks

The New York Jets lost a lot more free agents than they gained in 2013, and it’s payed off in 2014. At least in hindsight. Monday, the Jets were awarded a league-high (tied with the Baltimore Ravens) four compensatory draft picks — a late fourth-rounder and three fourth-rounders. Here’s how it broke down: Players lost (in 2013): Yeremiah Bell, Mike DeVito, Shonn Greene, Dustin...
Via cover32 - Jets
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Road To Redemption: The Lost And Found

Every year NFL teams suffer major losses due to injuries. Last season, the New York Jets lost two key role players in Antwan Barnes and Mike Goodson to season ending knee injuries. Ironically, both were the Jets’ most notable free agent acquisitions just a few months before going down. With the 2014 free agency period in full swing and the draft on the horizon, many have forgotten...
Via Turn On The Jets
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets Restructure RB Mike Goodson’s Contract

  According to Rich Cimini of ESPN New York, the Jets restructured RB Mike Goodson‘s contract in recent days. Cimini mentions that Goodson’s 2014 cap figure of $1.9 million has been reduced to $1.28 million. Cimini adds that Goodson’s $650,000 roster bonus appears to be what has been reworked given that it no longer counts towards the team’s salary cap. Goodson, 26...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Where do the Jets go from here at running back?

Running back just isn’t a priority for the New York Jets. With glaring issues in the secondary, at wide receiver, at tight end and outside linebacker, it’s hard to imagine Gang Green targeting the offensive backfield in either the early part of free agency or the first few rounds of the draft. Incumbent 1a-1b backs Chris Ivory and Bilal Powell are still under contract, as is...
Via cover32 - Jets
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets' Goodson pleads not guilty to weapons possession charges

New York Jets running back Mike Goodson has pleaded not guilty to weapons possession charges in New Jersey. Morris County prosecutors say Goodson entered the pleas during a brief appearance Wednesday in state Superior Court. Goodson pleaded not guilty to second-degree unlawful possession of a weapon and fourth-degree unlawful possession of a prohibited weapon. Goodson and another...
Via AP on Fox
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

RB Goodson arraigned, pleads not guilty on weapons, drug charges

Jets RB Mike Goodson, who was arrested in May of last year for marijuana and weapons  possession after police found him and a friend stopped in the middle of a New Jersey highway with drugs and a loaded 45 caliber pistol with hollow point bullets, pled not guilty to all charges.Goodson was offered a plea deal to cop to 2nd degree possession of a weapon and serve one year in prison...
Via Jets Insider.com
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets’ Goodson to plead not guilty to weapons charges

A forgettable year for Mike Goodson will take another turn on Wednesday at the Morris County (N.J.) Courthouse, where the Jets running back will enter “not guilty’’ pleas at an arraignment associated with his May 17 arrest on weapons and other charges. Goodson and an acquaintance, Garant Evans of Roselle, N.J., were arrested after being discovered after 3 a.m. in a stopped...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets RB Mike Goodson indicted on weapons charge

The Jets signed running back Mike Goodson to a three-year, $6.9 million deal in March and it looks like Goodson is going to have spend some of that money defending himself in court. Goodson was indicted on two weapons charges on Thursday, the Morris County (N.J.) Prosecutor's office announced. The charges stem from Goodson's May 17 arrest when he was the passenger in a car...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Goodson indicted on weapons charges

Jets running back Mike Goodson has been indicted on two weapons charges stemming from a May 17 arrest in which he and another man were in a stopped vehicle on a New Jersey highway. The Morris County (N.J.) prosecutor's office announced Thursday that Goodson, who is currently rehabbing a season-ending knee injury, and the driver of the car, Garant Evans, were indicted on charges...
Via Fox Sports
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Goodson indicted on weapons charges

According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports,  New York Jets running back Mike Goodson has been indicted on weapons charges. Jets RB Mike Goodson indicted on weapons charges, Morris Co prosecutor's office says in a press release. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) November 7, 2013 Goodson was indicted on unlawful possession of a weapon (2nd degree) and unlawful possession of prohibited...
Via Pro Football Zone
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Jets Injury Report

The New York Jets have had to make many roster moves since the start of the season. 13 different players have been added to the roster since the 53-man roster was set before the first week of the season. The Jets hope newly acquired Joshua Cribbs can add some depth to their injury plagued wide receiving core The Jets lost both running back Mike Goodson and wide receiver Clyde Gates...
Via isportsweb.com
October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Knee injury ends season for Jets RB Goodson

Mike Goodson’s first season as a Jet was a short one. The speedy running back tore the ACL and MCL in his left knee late in Sunday’s loss to the Steelers and he is out for the remainder of the season. Goodson played just two games for the Jets after serving a four-game suspension stemming from his May arrest to start the season. “I think we all saw what we were so excited...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Goodson tweets he tore ligaments

Jets running back Mike Goodson has posted on his Twitter page that he tore two ligaments in his left knee in New York's 19-6 loss to Pittsburgh. Goodson tweets Monday that the anterior cruciate and medial collateral ligaments in the knee were torn when he was trying to make a tackle on Lawrence Timmons' game-sealing interception of Geno Smith in the fourth quarter. Goodson...
Via AP on Fox
October 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets’ Mike Goodson injures knee in loss to Steelers, out for the year

Darin Gantt of NBCSports reports that New York Jets running back. Mike Goodson tore his anterior cruciate ligament and medial collateral ligament in his knee in yesterday’s 19-6 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers, ending his 2013 season. Goodson, who injured his knee late in Sunday’s game, took to social media to announce his own injury on Twitter. The fourth round pick (111 overall...
Via NFL Injury Report
October 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Goodson tweeted that he tore his ACL,MCL

New York Jets running back Mike Goodson tweeted that he tore his ACL and MCL during Sunday’s loss to the Steelers. The Jets continue to rely on Chris Ivory and Bilal Powell like they did before Goodson came back from his suspension. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Mike Goodson tweeted that he tore his ACL,MCL appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
Via Pro Football Zone
October 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets RB Mike Goodson Out For Season With Torn ACL

Mike Goodson’s drama filled season with the Jets is over after the oft troubled running back sent out a Tweet confirming that he has torn the ACL and MCL in the same knee.   The Jets got nothing out of Goodson this season.
Via Thacover2
October 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets Lose RB Mike Goodson For The Season

New York Jets RB Mike Goodson tweets that he tore both his MCL and ACL during Sunday’s loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. “Not to happy right now But Everything Happens for a reason,” added Goodson. Reports from Sunday night indicated that Goodson was likely done for the season, which is obviously the case now that he has confirmed multiple ligament tears in his knee. Goodson...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets lose RB Mike Goodson for the year with torn ACL and MCL

Mike Goodson finally got on the field, and now his time is already up.  What a horrible season for the newly signed running back.  Mike Goodson was in the funny papers more this season than on the field.  The two games he played he was very solid.  His injury will hurt the Jets, but they […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Goodson to undergo MRI; knee injury could be serious

New York Jets running back Mike Goodson suffered a knee injury late in the team's 19-6 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. Goodson will have an MRI on Monday a league source told ESPNNewYork.com's Rich Cimini. The source added that the injury could be serious. Jets coach Rex Ryan did not have any further information on Goodson following the game. The injury occurred...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets RB Goodson lost for season

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - Mike Goodson, the troubled RB who after problems with the law and a league suspension was finally done in today with a severe injury to his knee. Goodson will get an MRI tomorrow but sources close to JetsInsider.com say that the injury is serious and season ending.Goodson hurt the knee on a run in the 4th quarter and had to be helped off the field. The injury...
Via Jets Insider.com
October 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets move RB Mike Goodson to active roster

The New York Jets have activated running back Mike Goodson after he was suspended the first four games of the season for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. The move Saturday means Goodson is now a part of the Jets' 53-man roster after being an exemption following his return Monday from suspension. He practiced all week and is now eligible to play in New York'...
Via AP on Fox
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets RB Goodson tweaks hamstring

Running back Mike Goodson still hoping to make his Jets debut Monday night took the field for practice Friday but didn’t finish the session. He left after about 15 minutes when his hamstring tightened up walking off in the company of a Jets trainer. Goodson rode a stationary bike for the rest of the practice that was open to the media. Gang Green is still hopeful of Goodson suiting...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

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