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Top 10 outside linebackers for the New York Jets in the 2014 NFL Draft

With the NFL Draft fast approaching, the New York Jets seem to be pretty set in their front seven. Quinton Coples showed promise for a young linebacker last season, and Calvin Pace is newly re-signed. Maybe the Jets draft an outside linebacker this spring, but it won’t be early. There are too many holes on the roster and pretty much everywhere in the front seven is solidified for...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets Pre-Free Agency/Draft Roster Breakdown – Linebackers

Before you know it, your favorite NFL team will undergo a dramatic facelift and hypothetically improve their prospects for the 2014 season. Don’t forget, however, the 2013 rosters are still set and old faces will play just as important roles as the new ones. As of today there are seven days until NFL Free Agency and the start of the new league year. So, each day, we at TOJ will...
Via Turn On The Jets
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Turn On The Jets 12 Pack – February Impatience Edition

The Turn On The Jets 12 pack is back and helping pass your excruciating wait until the NFL offseason officially kicks off. Make sure to follow us both on Twitter and Facebook. Enjoy your weekend! 1. Outside of Geno Smith, there may not be a more important player on the New York Jets roster in terms of swinging the team’s 2014 performance than Quinton Coples. If he can play to...
Via Turn On The Jets
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Looking Back: 10 Best Players Of The 2012 NFL Draft

2013 was another exciting year in the NFL. We saw big plays, big upsets, and big hits. A lot of those big and surpising moments came from the 2012 draft class.We saw early picks like Andrew Luck and Quinton Coples flourish from the beginning, while fellow first-rounders Trent Richardson and Justin Blackmon have struggled as of late.Mid-round picks like Russell Wilson and Nick Foles...
Via Football Nation
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Three reasons for Jets to be hopeful in 2014

With an 8-8 record comes a healthy share of both good and bad. In focusing on the former, here are three reasons the New York Jets faithful should be hopeful for 2014: THE DEFENSIVE FRONT The Jets’ defensive line is arguably the best in the NFL, and it can only get better. Sheldon Richardson burst on the scene as a run-stopping, momentum-shifting cog in the middle, while the well...
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January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets have elite D-line in place, now time to give it some help

The New York Jets were weak in a lot of areas in 2013. The defensive line wasn’t one of them. Gang Green boasted arguably the NFL’s best defensive front, anchored by 2011 first-rounder Muhammad Wilkerson and first-round rookie Sheldon Richardson. That pair led the group in workload, but 2012 undrafted nose tackle Damon Harrison was just as good in many ways. And that trio, with...
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January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Quinton Coples finishing the season on a high note

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – Just before heading into the cafeteria after practice, Quinton Coples jokingly raises his hand in the air, up and out of the reach of a Jets public relations staff worker, looking for a high five.The 6 foot 6 inch, 290-pound linebacker lets out a deep laugh as he watches her she jump and struggle to meet his skyward arm before mercifully lowering his hand to...
Via Jets Insider.com
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets’ Injury Report: Santonio Holmes, Quinton Coples, Josh Cribbs

The New York Jets take on the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on Sunday.  Who is in?  Who is out?  Find out, in your New York Jets Week 8 injury report. The Jets have one player listed as out and that player has made the most noise this week.  Wide receiver Santonio Holmes (hamstring) did not participate all week and is out for Sunday’s game.  Holmes indicated this...
Via NFL Injury Report
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets’ Injury Report: Santonio Holmes, Quinton Coples, Bilal Powell

The New York Jets take on the New England Patriots on Sunday afternoon.  Who is in?  Who is out?  Find out, in your New York Jets Week 7 injury report. Head coach Rex Ryan must have switched back to donuts this week being so happy that the Patriots lost nose tackle Vince Wilfork and linebacker Jerod Mayo for the season to injuries.  To top it all off, shutdown cornerback, Aqib...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Jets – The Coples Conundrum

There have been a lot of questions and concerns surrounding New York Jets OLB/DE Quinton Coples this season, as expectations for a breakout second year have been tempered following a slow start for the former first round pick out of UNC. The last time we saw the “real” Quinton Coples, he was manhandling Jaguars quarterback Blaine Gabbert in the preseason, forcing a fumble as...
Via Turn On The Jets
October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets’ Injury Report: Santonio Holmes, Quinton Coples, Kellen Winslow

The New York Jets take on the winless Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday afternoon.  Who is in?  Who is out?  Find out, in your New York Jets Week 6 injury report. The Jets and head coach Rex Ryan are at it again with their week 6 injury report.  Once again, they have the most players listed out of all the teams in the AFC East and AFC North with 16 players. No getting on head coach...
Via NFL Injury Report
October 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets’ Injury Report: Santonio Holmes, Quinton Coples, Stephen Hill

The New York Jets take on the Atlanta Falcons in a Monday night Salsa dance.  Who is in?  Who is out?  Find out, in your New York Jets Week 5 injury report.The Jets and head coach Rex Ryan are at it again with their week 5 injury report.  There are 17 players listed on the report, three are out, two are questionable and a whopping 12 players listed as probable.  Rex Ryan is...
Via NFL Injury Report
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets DLs confirm fines, will appeal

New York Jets defensive linemen Muhammad Wilkerson and Quinton Coples say they will appeal their fines by the NFL for their hits on Tennessee's Jake Locker. Wilkerson says Thursday he was docked $15,785 for roughing the passer, but adds that no penalty was called on the play and insists it wasn't ''a dirty hit.'' Coples was fined $7,875, and also says his...
Via AP on Fox
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Wilkerson, Coples fined for hit on Jake Locker

According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports and Manish Mehta of the NY Daily News,  Quinton Coples and Muhammad Wilkerson are being fined for their hit on Titans quarterback jake Locker.  Both players will appeal. Despite Jake Locker saying there should be no fines on the hits that injured him, @mowilkerson was fined $15,785 on it. It's being appealed — Jason La Canfora...
Via Pro Football Zone
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

League considering fining Wilkerson, Coples for hit on Jake Locker

Titan’s QB Jake Locker suffered a hip injury on Sunday against the Jet’s that will likely hold him out at least a few weeks. The injury was dealt by Jets defensive ends Muhammad Wilkerson and Quinton Coples. The NFL is now trying to determine if the hit was clean. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the league is considering fines for Jets defensive ends Muhammad Wilkerson and...
Via Pro Football Zone
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Jake Locker carted off field after taking big hit from two defenders

It did not take long for the cart to come out for Jake Locker. The Titans quarterback got caromed between Muhammad Wilkerson and Quinton Coples and immediately grabbed his hip when he fell to the ground. Wilkerson struck Locker in the chest and Coples knocked the University of Washington product on the left side of his hip. Locker gave the Tennessee crowd a thumbs up as he left the...
Via NESN.com
September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets’ Injury Report: Santonio Holmes, Quinton Coples, Geno Smith

The New York Jets take on the Tennessee Titans on Sunday.  Who is in?  Who is out?  Find out, in your New York Jets Week 4 injury report.The Jets finally have a manageable injury report (for them) with only 14 players listed, three players listed as out and 11 players listed as probable.  If I had to fancy a guess, all the players listed as probable should see action against...
Via NFL Injury Report
September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Bills' Byrd out, Jets get Coples back

Buffalo safety Jairus Byrd is out for the Bills' game against the New York Jets on Sunday. Byrd, who hasn't played this season while dealing with plantar fasciitis, had been upgraded from doubtful to questionable Friday. Stephon Gilmore, the Bills' top cornerback, was ruled out earlier in the week. Also inactive are guard Doug Legursky, who had been questionable while...
Via AP on Fox
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets’ Injury Report: Santonio Holmes, Quinton Coples, Jeremy Kerley

The New York Jets take on the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.  Who is in?  Who is out?  Find out, in your New York Jets Week 3 injury report.Again, just like Weeks 1 and 2, it looks like the New York Jets listed everyone in the organization on this week’s injury report.  There are 16 players listed on this week’s report, 15 as probable and one as out.As all of you know who read...
Via NFL Injury Report
September 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets LB Coples will play vs. Bills

Linebacker Quinton Coples will make his regular-season debut for the New York Jets on Sunday against the Buffalo Bills, a month after having surgery on a fractured ankle. Coples, listed as probable on the team's injury report Friday, hurt his right ankle against Jacksonville on Aug. 17 and had surgery to repair a hairline fracture three days later. He was originally listed...
Via AP on Fox
September 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets’ Quinton Coples returns to practice

Darin Gantt of NBCSports reports that New York Jets linebacker, Quinton Coples, is back at Jets’ practice.  This is great news for the Jets and bad news for the rest of the NFL.  Coples will join a Jets' defense that is already rank third in the league with only 241 yards allowed per game.Sidelined since the preseason with a hairline fracture in his ankle, Coples can only...
Via NFL Injury Report
September 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets’ Week 2 Injury Report: Mark Sanchez, Quinton Coples, Jeremy Kerley

The New York Jets travel to Foxborough, Massachusetts on Thursday night to face their AFC East rival, the New England Patriots.  Who is in?  Who is out?  Find out, in your New York Jets Week 2 injury report.Again, just like Week 1, it looks like the New York Jets listed everyone in the organization on this week’s injury report.  I am telling you, head coach, Rex Ryan, woke...
Via NFL Injury Report
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets’ Injury Report: Mark Sanchez, Quinton Coples, Santonio Holmes, Geno Smith

The New York Jets host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday.  Who is in?  Who is out?  Find out, in your New York Jets Week 1 injury report. It looks like the New York Jets listed everyone in the organization on this week’s injury report.  Did Rex Ryan wake up Friday morning, have a couple of donuts and toss at his feet Jets’ trading cards and any player landing face up on...
Via NFL Injury Report
September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets By The Numbers: Quinton Coples

Quinton Coples, listed at 6’6” 290 Lbs., a 4-star recruit out of high school, played 4 seasons of ACC football at North Carolina. During his tenure with the Tar Heels, Quinton had 144 tackles, 40.5 tackles for loss, 24 sacks, 5 forced fumbles, and 4 passes defended. Coples did not receive much playing time during his freshman and sophomore seasons. However, his junior and senior...
Via One Jet At A Time
August 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Where has the New York Jets defense gone?

Rex Ryan of the New York Jets has the daunting task of  replacing Mike DeVito, LaRon Landry, Sione Pouha, Yeremiah Bell, Darrelle Revis, Bryan Thomas, Bart Scott, and Eric Smith. He’s chosen to replace most of them with youth and speed. Sheldon Richardson (rookie), Dawan Landry, Kenrick Ellis, Jaiquawn Jarrett, Dee Milliner (rookie), Quinton Coples, Demario Davis, and Antonio...
Via The Penalty Flag
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

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