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Stephen Hill left to fight for roster spot tonight

On Monday Rex Ryan said Stephen Hill will play in the final preseason game against the Eagles on Thursday night. On Tuesday ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that the Jets tried to trade Hill earlier in the offseason. Obviously the Jets didn't find any takers in their quest to trade Hill, but what we don't know is was there just no interest at all or no interest at whatever...
Via Jets Insider.com
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Preseason Finale Jets (2-1) @ Eagles (1-2)

Florham Park, NJ- Today is the last time the Jets will put on the pads before they start playing games that really count.  The Jets will travel down the New Jersey Turnpike to play their annual game against the Philadelphia Eagles. This will be the last chance for players who are on the bubble of making the team. They will have to show Rex Ryan and his staff that they belong with...
Via Jets Insider.com
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets: 3 Must Win Games Before the Bye Week

Our Joe Malfa takes a look at three must wins for the New York Jets before the bye week… 1) vs. Oakland (September 7th) The easiest opponent for the Jets through the first few weeks of the season is Oakland on opening day. They need take care of business against the Raiders otherwise things may take a turn for the worse with a brutal schedule to start the year, in fact, this...
Via Turn On The Jets
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

New AP award to recognize top NFL assistant coach

NEW YORK (AP) The Associated Press will recognize the NFL's top assistant coach with a new award beginning this season. The Assistant Coach of the Year award will be the AP's eighth NFL honor, joining MVP, Coach of the Year, Comeback Player of the Year, Offensive and Defensive Players of the Year, and Offensive and Defensive Rookies of the Year. A nationwide panel of 50...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ryan: Jets won't decide on Patterson before Thurs.

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) New York Jets coach Rex Ryan doesn't expect the team to have a resolution to the situation regarding suspended cornerback Dimitri Patterson before the preseason finale Thursday at Philadelphia. Ryan had no updates Tuesday on the status of Patterson, who was suspended by the team indefinitely Monday after returning to the Jets following a 48-hour unexcused...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Wide Receivers Take Center Stage As Final Cuts Loom

Florham Park, N.J.- While most of the concern and interest surrounding the Jets this training camp has revolved around issues with the team's secondary, another area of intrigue is the wide receiver position.With final cuts approaching and several wide-outs vying for a roster spot, the receiving corps is preparing to take center stage. In his post practice press conference,...
Via Jets Insider.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets Injury Update: Dee Milliner still questionable for week one

New York Jets cornerback Dee Milliner is still injured after suffering a high ankle sprain in practice a few weeks ago. It wasn't exactly expected that he would be ready to go at this time, but the Jets are anxiously awaiting his return. #459786959 / gettyimages.comRich Cimini of ESPN reports that Rex Ryan is not ready to say if Milliner will be available for the opener vs...
Via Sports Injury Alert
2 days ago  |  Discuss

A Random Collection of Awful New York Jets Jerseys

Because we all need a break from debating Greg Salas, Stephen Hill, Daryl Richardson and the rest of the bubble players on the New York Jets roster… …Don’t be the guy or gal wearing any of these jerseys this season or ever again for that matter.  Nothing like a customized jersey for a one year role player. Some of Rex Ryan’s finest work was taking this painter and getting...
Via Turn On The Jets
3 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets: Rex Ryan’s Arrogance May Cost Jets Again

Rex Ryan is arrogant when it comes to defense.  That’s a known fact. He’s so arrogant he may convince himself that the Jets will be more than fine on defense despite all the problems at the cornerback position. He’s already proclaimed the Jets will have a top 5 defense, and he consistently sounds confident when addressing concerns. Rex on the Jets’ precarious cornerback...
Via Standing O Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dimitri Patterson to return to Jets

Friday night, the Jets played the Giants in preseason action, but a player was mysteriously missing from not just the starting lineup, but the entire stadium. Jets cornerback Dimitri Patterson went AWOL and did not show up for the game and was not seen or heard from for 48 hours. No reason was given for his absence, and in an interview on Sunday, general manager John Idzik called...
Via New York Sports-Kings
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets suspend CB Dimitri Patterson indefinitely

New York Jets general manager John Idzik announced Monday that cornerback Dimitri Patterson has been suspended indefinitely. GM John Idzik: “[Patterson] will be suspended indefinitely, and that will allow us to gather more information to what led to his behavior.” — New York Jets (@nyjets) August 25, 2014 Patterson went missing for nearly 48 hours before returning to the team’s...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dimitri Patterson rejoins Jets after 48-hour ‘unexcused’ absence

After missing for nearly 48 hours, New York Jets cornerback Dimitri Patterson returned to the team’s facility Sunday night and met with coach Rex Ryan and general manager John Idzik. Coach Ryan and John Idizk met with CB Dimitri Patterson this evening. — New York Jets (@nyjets) August 25, 2014 Patterson did not attend the Jets preseason game against the New York Giants on Friday...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan on Calvin Pryor being tentative in Jets-Giants: 'I told him just to fire his gun a little bit'

Calvin Pryor, the Jets’ rookie safety whom they drafted in the first round, had an auspicious debut in last week’s second preseason game, at the Bengals. Jets coach Rex Ryan raved about Pryor immediately after the game. It was evident to anybody who watched that Pryor played great. You didn’t need to be an NFL head coach. On Friday night, against the Giants, Pryor started...
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets: Rex Ryan Confident He Can Win With Mike Vick

The New York Jets and coach Rex Ryan have officially named Geno Smith the starting quarterback for Week 1, but that doesn’t mean it’s his job for the entire season. Ryan is coaching on a one-year deal, and doesn’t have the pleasure of letting the second year quarterback struggle or fight through a rough start. Ryan needs to win now, and he thinks either of his two quarterbacks...
Via Standing O Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan: We Can Win With Vick, But Geno Is The Starter

Rex Ryan and the New York Jets can express all the confidence they want in Geno Smith.  The facts remain that Ryan is coaching for his job this season, and can’t afford to wait for Smith to get hot or work through a rough start to the season. After naming Geno Smith the starting quarterback on Friday night, Ryan reiterated that the second year quarterback is his starter, but he’s...
Via Thacover2
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan: We Can Win With Vick, But Geno Is The Starter

Rex Ryan and the New York Jets can express all the confidence they want in Geno Smith.  The facts remain that Ryan is coaching for his job this season, and can’t afford to wait for Smith to get hot or work through a rough start to the season. After naming Geno Smith the starting quarterback on Friday night, Ryan reiterated that the second year quarterback is his starter, but he’s...
Via BlackSportsOnline
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan officially names Geno Smith starting QB

AP Photo The New York Jets announced today that Geno Smith will be the team’s Week One Starter, and not Michael Vick. “This is no slight to Mike Vick, believe me,” Jets head coach Rex Ryan said. “I wanted to come out of this knowing we had two really good quarterbacks that we think can win games. In my heart, I think we have two we can win games with.” Smith said he always...
Via Down and Distance
5 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets: Mike Vick Denies Report about his Disappointing Effort

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan finally it official. Geno Smith will start for Gang Green in Week 1 and Mike Vick will be his backup. Following Ryan’s announcement, Vick responded to a report that recently came out claiming the Jets’ coaching staff was disappointed in Vick for not showing up more “hell-bent” on winning the starting job. “That is not true,” Vick said...
Via Standing O Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets name Geno Smith their week one starter

Jets head coach Rex Ryan has named Geno Smith as his starter for week one. Rex announces Geno Smith will be the starting QB vs. the Raiders #nyj — Brian Costello (@BrianCoz) August 23, 2014 Smith has looked pretty good this preseason.  While Michael Vick hasn’t been bad, Smith hasn’t done enough to lose the job.  He’s the Jets future and they need him to succeed.   ...
Via Pro Football Zone
5 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bears, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Raiders, Steelers, & Titans

  Bears The Bears have reportedly been impressed with recent addition WR Santonio Holmes during his first week of practice. (Brad Biggs) Giants Free agent acquisition G Geoff Schwartz left Friday’s preseason game with a dislocated toe. Jaguars HC Gus Bradley announced that veteran QB Chad Henne will be their starter to open the season. (Ryan O’Halloran) Jets To little...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Geno Smith Named Jets Week 1 Starter

Not surprising, also wouldn’t be a surprise if Vick takes over at some point. Rex Ryan announces that Geno Smith will be the Week 1 starter #nyj — Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN) August 23, 2014
Via BlackSportsOnline
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Geno Smith is officially the number one QB for Jets

I don’t know what Rex Ryan is thinking, but he will ride with Geno Smith over Michael Vick. Tonight Rex Ryan named Geno the starting quarterback. @BradBiggs: #Jets coach Rex Ryan just named QB Geno Smith his Week 1 starter. #Bears play at NYJ in Week 3. Geno will face against Jared Allen and the […] The post Geno Smith is officially the number one QB for Jets appeared first on...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
5 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants face stiff test against Rex Ryan’s defense

The New York Football Giants face cross-stadium rivals, the New York Jets, in their fourth of five pre-season games in 2014. Although both teams are undefeated in their preseason schedule, neither team has been impressive. In particular, the Giants have the most unlikely 3-0 record in the NFL in the preseason. New York rode an unexpected comeback from a 26 point fourth quarter deficit...
Via cover32 - Giants
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets-Giants had Rex Ryan turning sideways year ago

NEW YORK (AP) Rex Ryan has not-so-fond memories of the last time the Jets faced the Giants. Well, other than winning a preseason game that earned his team a Snoopy-topped bronze trophy. It was nearly a year ago when the Jets squeaked out a 24-21 overtime victory overshadowed by Mark Sanchez's shoulder injury - which ended up costing him the entire season. Ryan vehemently defended...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets 2014 Season Preview

The New York Jets are back at it, looking to claim the franchise’s first Super Bowl championship since 1969. Rex Ryan and John Idzik once again lead the charge and Geno Smith is aiming to take a major step forward in year number 2. Here’s the New York Jets 2014 season preview. The post New York Jets 2014 Season Preview appeared first on Standing O Sports and was written by Lucas Frankel.
Via Standing O Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss
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