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Jets Unlikely To Sign Muhammad Wilkerson To An Extension Anytime Soon

According to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report, it’s unlikely that the Jets will sign DE Muhammad Wilkerson to a long-term contract at any point in the near future. Cole reports that New York isn’t willing to pay much more than the total guarantees Wilkerson would receive from his fifth-year option and a potential franchise tag in 2016 at this time. Cole mentions that this...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Can Jets Afford Price Tag on Potential Muhammad Wilkerson Megadeal?

The New York Jets have been making moves, trading for Percy Harvin and most recently signing Jeremy Kerley to a contract extension. Are there more moves to come for the Jets? Will defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson receive an extension from the New York Jets as well?
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jets defensive front gives them hope

Al Bello/Getty ImagesThursday seems likely to be a bleak night for Jets fans. They don't seem to have a quarterback, their original starting corners are all gone, they have only one win, and they now travel north to New England to face a Patriots team that has been on fire the past two weeks. They are currently 7.5 point underdogs in their upcoming match up. So what is left for...
Via Patriots Life
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Chargers-Jets preview: Controlling New York front seven key for Bolts

As we mentioned earlier this week, the Jets provide an interesting challenge for the San Diego Chargers. The Bolts are a much better team on paper, but it just so happens what the Jets do best counters the Chargers biggest weakness. Led by stud defensive end, Muhammad Wilkerson, the Jets front seven is one of the best in the NFL. Under Rex Ryan, this unit has been a perennial powerhouse...
Via cover32 - Chargers
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Even if nothing else goes right, the New York Jets’ defensive line is incredible

Somehow the New York Jets find themselves at 1-2 three weeks into the season. If a few breaks had gone their way, they could very easily be undefeated right now. But as it happens so often with the Jets, mistakes and plum bad luck have gotten in the way. The Jets could have beaten the Packers in Green Bay if only Marty Mornhinweg hadn’t called time out. The Jets could have beaten...
Via cover32 - Jets
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets: Muhammad Wilkerson & Sheldon Richardson Fined for Scuffled vs. Packers

Things got feisty last week in the New York Jets/Green Bay Packers game, and Muhammad Wilkerson got the short end of the stick when he was ejected in the third quarter for throwing a punch at Josh Sitton. According to [ProFootballFocus], the NFL will fine Wilkerson $20,000 for his actions on Sunday, but he’s not the only Jet who will have to cough up a hunk of cash for his actions...
Via Standing O Sports
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets' Wilkerson fined $20K by NFL for ejection

NEW YORK (AP) New York Jets defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson has been fined $20,000 by the NFL for unnecessary roughness - throwing punches - in a fight that resulted in him being ejected against the Green Bay Packers. Wilkerson was tossed when he got into it with Packers players in the third quarter of Green Bay's 31-24 victory last Sunday. Wilkerson was called for an unsportsmanlike...
Via AP on Fox
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

The Fat Guy Not-So-Play of the Day Courtey of New York Jets DL Muhammad Wilkerson

From time to time there are plays during an NFL game that make you proud to be a fan of the team, of the player, or of humanity in general. Then there are plays that make you want to hang your head in shame, slap your forehead in disbelief, or just turn the television off.On Sunday New York Jets defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson had one of those plays.@SBNationGIF/TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets’ Muhammad Wilkerson Ejected After Throwing Punch

New York Jets DL Muhammad Wilkerson got a bit heated after the Packers got a two-point conversion to bring their lead to 24-21 and he ended up throwing a punch. That punch was costly and Wilkerson was ejected from the game. Wilkerson made things better by taunting the crowd as he left. Here’s Wilkerson walking […] The post Jets’ Muhammad Wilkerson Ejected After Throwing Punch...
Via Diehardsport
September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Muhammad Wilkerson ejected after throwing punches at Packers

Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson was ejected from Sunday’s game against the Packers after he threw multiple punches at Packers offensive lineman. The Packers grabbed a 24-21 lead following a two-point conversion and then players on both sides began to push one another. Wilkerson was caught throwing punches prior to being ejected. After being ejected the CBS cameras caught...
Via Tireball.com
September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets' Muhammad Wilkerson Ejected For Throwing Punches

New York Jets defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson was ejected after throwing punches at Green Bay Packers players.
Via Gamedayr
September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets’ Muhammad Wilkerson Ejected For Throwing Punches

New York Jets defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson was ejected after throwing punches at Green Bay Packers players.
Via Gamedayr
September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Muhammad Wilkerson ejected for throwing punches

The Jets and Packers game got pretty heated in the second half Sunday in Green Bay, leading to both teams trading punches with each other. The majority of the punches came from or as a result of Jets lineman Muhammad Wilkerson, who was clearly in the mood for a good ol’ scrap. His actions earned him an ejection from the game, but he didn’t seem to phased by it. Here's Wilkerson...
Via Next Impulse Sports
September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets Mo Wilkerson Ejected From Game For Throwing Punches (Video)

The New York Jets have imploded after blowing a lead against the Packers, and now their best defensive players has been sent to the showers early. Muhammad Wilkerson was ejected for throwing punches at a Packers offensive lineman. Muhammad Wilkerson ejected for throwing punches in the Packers game. Big blow to Jets D following 20 unanswered points. — Around The NFL (@AroundTheNFL...
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September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets Mo Wilkerson Ejected From Game For Throwing Punches (Video)

  The New York Jets have imploded after blowing a lead against the Packers, and now their best defensive players has been sent to the showers early. Muhammad Wilkerson was ejected for throwing punches at a Packers offensive lineman. Muhammad Wilkerson ejected for throwing punches in the Packers game. Big blow to Jets D following 20 unanswered points. — Around The NFL (@AroundTheNFL...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets' Muhammad Wilkerson claims he is the greatest

He definitely has the right first name for being boastful. He is also on the right team for promoting his accomplishments. That would be Muhammad Wilkerson, the former Defensive Rookie of the Year, who led the New York Jets with 10 ½ sacks in his third season.Dennis Waszak Jr., Associated Press:He heard Sheldon Richardson, his New York Jets line mate, boldly proclaim in an interview...
Via Patriots Life
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Mo Wilkerson’s wingspan covers length of entire doorway

New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson has been a dominant force since entering the NFL in 2011. He has a great combination of size, speed, and pass-rush moves. Oh yeah, he also has an insane wingspan. Brian Billick tweeted a photo of Wilkerson displaying said wingspan, which just happened to cover the entire length of a standard door frame. Wow. Other than combo of quicks...
Via Sports-Kings
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Muhammad Wilkerson: The Engine to Rex Ryan’s Defense

Muhammad Wilkerson, like many players on the Jets defense, has the skill set to excel in many different roles. He is regarded as a 3-4 defensive end, but Rex Ryan lines up Wilkerson all over the defensive line. Let’s jump into the film room and take a look. Before I start, let me display a small “key” that will help as you read along. First off, the defensive line key and...
Via Turn On The Jets
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

“No Real Progress” Between The Jets & Muhammad Wilkerson Regarding An Extension

  Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that “there’s been no real progress” on a new contract for Jets DE Muhammad Wilkerson. La Canfora is among several NFL writers who believe locking up Wilkerson long-term should be the Jets’ No. 1 priority. Wilkerson has clearly earned a sizable raise after quickly developing into one of the league’s best young defensive linemen...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets’ Muhammad Wilkerson ranked the best No. 96 in the NFL today

Certain players are simply synonymous with certain numbers. It’s hard to see No. 4 without thinking of Brett Favre. Seven will always be John Elway. A pair of twos right next to each other is Emmitt Smith. And the sight of 56 conjures up memories of Lawrence Taylor. Those are some of the all-time greats, players who have etched their names in the NFL’s history books. But there...
Via cover32 - Jets
July 16, 2014  |  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

Weekly Rewind: CJ2K “very close” to 100 percent; Wilkerson named top-15 in NFL

In case you missed it: Columns from cover32 to catch up on everything from the New York Jets this week. New York Jets - Jets Chris Johnson “very close” to 100 percent. (READ) - These 10 “contenders” will miss 2014 playoffs — door is open for New York Jets. (READ) - Jets Muhammad Wilkerson named top-15 best in NFL. (READ) - Are any of the New York Jets the best of jersey...
Via cover32 - Jets
July 05, 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

Jets Could Approach DE Muhammad Wilkerson Regarding An Extension Before The Start Of The Season

  Rich Cimini of ESPN New York writes that although the Jets want to sign DE Muhammad Wilkerson to an extension, “there’s no sense of urgency this year because he’s under contract through 2015.” The Jets have Wilkerson under team control through the 2015 season with reasonable salaries of $2.2. million and $7.0 million, so there really isn’t an incentive to offer him...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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