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Jets S Allen cleared, says he'll start at CB

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) New York Jets safety Antonio Allen has been medically cleared after suffering a concussion on Aug. 22 and says he has been told he will start at cornerback in the regular-season opener against the Oakland Raiders. Allen played linebacker and safety in college at South Carolina, but has been working at cornerback this summer with the Jets because of injuries...
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Jets Fantasy Focus

Florham Park, NJ- It's that time of the year again when people read ends upon ends of material.  Do hours of research and prepare.  Not for the NFL regular season.  But for the Fantasy Football season.   In years past the Jets haven't really had any fantasy football studs.  However this season they have a couple of players that you should consider drafting in one of...
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New York Jets on the move upward in Week 1 Power Rankings

It’s here. The 2014 NFL season has finally arrived. After a seven-month hiatus, pro football is back! Heading into the new campaign, the league is filled with contenders and pretenders, teams that have a shot of winning a title and franchises that are only fooling themselves if they believe there’s a chance. The offseason, training camp and preseason went a long way toward showing...
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Are the New York Jets cornerback concerns overblown or justifiable?

When no. 1 cornerback Dee Milliner went down with a high ankle sprain, it was one of those, “Oh, here we go,” moments. Adding a season ending injury to rookie Dexter McDougle and a concussion for safety-turned-cornerback Antonio Allen to the mix, the Jets looked to be in big trouble. Without getting into Dimitri Patterson, and the drama surrounding him, the Jets were looking...
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New York Jets: 2014 Overview and Predictions.

Key Players Returning:QB Geno Smith, RB Chris Ivory, WR/KR Jeremy Kerley, WR David Nelson, TE Jeff Cumberland, C Nick Mangold, G Willie Colon, G Brian Winters, T D'Brickashaw Ferguson, DE Sheldon Richardson, DE Muhammad Wilkerson, NT Damion Harrison, LB Quinton Couples, LB DeMario Davis, LB David Harris, LB Calvin Pace, CB Antonio Allen, CB Dee Milliner, CB Kyle Wilson, FS Dawan...
Via Football Nation
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Rex Ryan on Stephen Hill's release

Coach Rex Ryan bristled slightly when asked if the Jets gave up too soon on third-year wide receiver Stephen Hill. Ryan, speaking for the first time since Hill was waived Saturday, said, "We certainly didn’t give up on Stephen or anybody else. We provide the opportunity to make the team and some guys reached out and took it and other guys, it never worked out for. … We...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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New York Jets: Derek Carr Set to be First Challenge for Secondary

When the Oakland Raiders take the field at MetLife Stadium this Sunday, rookie Derek Carr will be the starting quarterback, not Matt Schaub. Carr, Oakland’s 2nd round pick out of Fresno State, had a stand-out pre-season in which he completed 11/13 passes for 143 yards and 3 touchdowns. That was enough to un-seat Schaub, who for most of the pre-season, was the assumed starter. Last...
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Jets Sign LB A.J. Edds & Release CB Ellis Lankster

  The Jets announced the signing of LB A.J. Edds and the release of CB Ellis Lankster Monday night. We have signed LB A.J. Edds and released CB Ellis Lankster. — New York Jets (@nyjets) September 1, 2014 Edds, 26, is a former fourth-round pick of the Miami Dolphins back in 2010. He spent some time with the Patriots and Colts before signing with the Jets this past May. New York...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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No Huddle – New York Jets Ready For Week 1 Edition

TJ Rosenthal kicks off another week of New York Jets coverage at Turn On The Jets with his weekly No Huddle – Make sure to give TJ a follow on Twitter on Turn On The Jets a follow on Facebook. In The End, Hill Did It To Himself Stephen Hill got released over the weekend for failing to show why he deserved to stay. Potential is one thing, and with regard to Hill you can’t...
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Jets Injury Update: Dee Milliner doubtful for opener

The New York Jets secondary is a mess right now, and Dee Milliner's injury isn't helping. The Jets have been depleted at cornerback all training camp. They've been searching for cornerbacks since cut day, and that will tell you all need to know about their secondary.  #459786959 / gettyimages.comManish Mehta of the New York Daily News tweeted that the feeling right...
Via NFL Injury Report
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New York Jets Labor Day Transactions

No rest for the weary. The Jets continued to tweak their opening day squad, signing cornerback Philip Adams, today. Adams was selected in the seventh-round of the 2010 NFL Draft by the San Francisco 49ers, and has spent time with the Patriots, Raiders, and Seahawks. Through 52 games played, Adams has accumulated 66 combined tackles and three interceptions. To make room for Adams...
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Jets claim a receiver with speed that can catch

Today the New York Jets claimed wide receiver Walter Powell the former Murray State Racer. Powell is a speedy receiver with great hands whi was drafted by the Arizona Cardinals earlier this April. @RavensInsider: Walter Powell claimed off waivers by the Jets, according to his agents, @symmetryreps The post Jets claim a receiver with speed that can catch appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Jets Claim WR Walter Powell Off Waivers From The Cardinals

  The New York Jets claimed WR Walter Powell off of waivers from the Cardinals on Monday, according to his agency. Congrats to client Walt Powell (@SpeedKillz9) on being claimed by the @nyjets! — Symmetry (@symmetryreps) September 1, 2014 Arizona placed Powell on waivers Sunday after he was beaten out for one of the last remaining roster spots. Interestingly enough, the Jets...
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Jets Sign CB Phillip Adams, Cut Sixth-Round Pick WR Quincy Enunwa

  The New York Jets announced the signing of CB Phillip Adams on Monday. To make room for Adams, the Jets waived sixth-round pick WR Quincy Enunwa. Adams, 25, was drafted in the seventh round of the 2010 NFL Draft by the San Francisco 49ers. He has spent the past two years with the Oakland Raiders before later signing a one-year contract with the Seahawks this past March. Last...
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Panthers Kick the Tires on Stephen Hill

In need of more receiver talent for quarterback Cam Newton, the Carolina Panthers reportedly brought former New York Jets second-round pick Stephen Hill in for a workout on Monday.  Former #Jets WR Stephen Hill is working out for the #Panthers today, source confirmed. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) September 1, 2014 Hill was released by the Jets as part of their final cuts over the...
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Panthers worked out Stephen Hill

Panthers head coach Ron Rivera confirmed that they worked out former Jets wide receiver Stephen Hill. Doesn’t sound like they’ll be signing him right now though. Rivera confirms #Panthers worked out Stephen Hill and Kadron Boone, but said team won't sign either of them immediately. — Joe Person (@josephperson) September 1, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551...
Via Pro Football Zone
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5 reasons why the New York Jets can make the playoffs

I try to keep everything relative. I cover one team for isportsweb, but to say one team definitively will or will not make the playoffs ignores what the other fifteen teams in their conference are doing. Maybe a middling team has out-of-nowhere success (this tends to happen every year) and robs a playoff spot my New York Jets are vying for. But I’m here to write about the Jets...
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Stephen Hill goes unclaimed on waivers after agent blames Tim Tebow

Former New York Jets wide receiver Stephen Hill went unclaimed on waivers yesterdayafter he failed to make the Jets’ final roster. His agent blamed Tim Tebow, Mark Sanchez, and Geno Smith for Hill’s failures thus far in his career. (Credit: Fansided) Hill is an intriguing prospect regarding his size and speed, but many experts believe he should have played one more season of...
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NY Jets starting WR David Nelson has life breaking just right in 2014

Looking back every day gives David Nelson perspective. So much has happened since Sept. 9, 2012, when he wondered whether one moment in time would change everything. Nelson was coming off his best season with the Bills when he tore his ACL at MetLife Stadium in the season opener. Some rookie that he knew little about was scoring two touchdowns for the Jets that afternoon, but...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Making the Case for Leon McFadden Over Kyle Wilson

The New York Jets added second year cornerback Leon McFadden to their 53 man roster on Sunday, releasing LeQuan Lewis to make room. McFadden was a Cleveland Browns third round pick out of San Diego State in 2013. After one season where he played in all 16 of their games (starting two), they let McFadden go.  Although this seems ridiculously early (and concerning) to give up on a...
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Jets snatch up former Browns CB Leon McFadden

The New York Jets picked up former Browns cornerback Leon McFadden from waivers on Sunday. CB Leon McFadden has been claimed by the #Jets, per a league source. — Rand Getlin (@Rand_Getlin) August 31, 2014 McFadden is a second-year players that recorded 19 tackles last season in Cleveland. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME...
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Stephen Hill passed through waivers unclaimed

Former Jets wide receiver Stephen Hill passed through waivers on Sunday without being claimed. His agent didn’t get his wish of the Browns picking up his client. Former Jets WR Stephen Hill passed through waivers unclaimed. He's a free agent now. Practice Squad eligible too, per new PS rules. #nyj — Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN) August 31, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site...
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Jets name seven to their practice squad

The New York Jets signed seven players today to their practice squad including safety Rontez Miles from the California University of Pennsylvania. QB Matt Simms RB Daryl Richardson TE Chris Pantale T Brent Qvale DL Tevita Finau DL Kerry Hyder S Rontez Miles The post Jets name seven to their practice squad appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Jets Claim Cornerback Leon McFadden, Sign Seven To Practice Squad

Florham Park, New Jersey- Looking to upgrade the cornerback position, the Jets claimed Leon McFadden of waivers. McFadden, a former 2013 third-round pick was released by the Browns yesterday during when teams were required to cut their rosters down to 53.In his rookie season, McFadden played in all 16 games including two starts and recorded 19 total tackles (four on special teams...
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Despite agent’s best attempt to blame Jets, Stephen Hill still teamless

http://sports-kings.com/nysportskings/despite-agents-best-attempt-blame-jets-stephen-hill-still-teamless/ Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports Lists - Sports bloggers that cover the NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, fantasy sports, college sports and much more. From funny videos to pictures we have it all
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