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Jets' Chris Johnson wants to prove doubters wrong

After signing with the New York Jets this week, running back Chris Johnson is looking to prove his doubters wrong after averaging a career-low 3.9 yards per carry in 2013 with the Tennessee Titans. He had surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee in January, which could be a factor in his struggles as he played through the injury for most of last season. It can be assumed...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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Jets Exercise 5th-Year Option On DE Mo Wilkerson

Muhammad Wilkerson is that much closer to setting himself to be a Jet for life.  The All Pro defensive end has spoken at length about wanting to remain with the Jets for the rest of his career. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News is reporting that the New York Jets have exercised their fifth year option on the talented defensive end out of Temple. Jets have exercised their fifth...
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Jets Pick Up 5th-Year Option On Mo Wilkerson

Muhammad Wilkerson is that much closer to setting himself to be a Jet for life.  The All Pro defensive end has spoken at length about wanting to remain with the Jets for the rest of his career. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News is reporting that the New York Jets have exercised their fifth year option on the talented defensive end out of Temple. Jets have exercised their...
Via BlackSportsOnline
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

How Chris Johnson Will Help the New York Jets

Chris Johnson will impact the New York Jets. Will it be a positive or negative, though? (via allvoice) After being released by the Tennessee Titans, speedy running back Chris Johnson has found a new home. On Wednesday, the New York Jets signed the former Titans star running back to a two-year contract. The contract includes a base value of $8 million including $1 million in incentives...
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Picture claims to sum up NY Jets 2014 Free Agent signings

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4 hours ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets Skill Position Overview

The New York Jets have had an active offseason on the offensive side of the football. Yes, adding two wide receivers, a right tackle, a quarterback and a running back is active. However, there has been a predominantly negative narrative about the current construction of their offense. It is a unit that isn’t a finished product (ATTN 12 draft picks, training camp cuts and summer...
Via Turn On The Jets
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jets reportedly exercise 5th-year option with Mo Wilkerson

The New York Jets have wisely exercised the fifth-year option on the contract of defensive lineman Mohamed Wilkerson.  His contract will now run through 2015. #Texans exercised 5th-year option for JJ Watt, per his contract (as @FieldYates said). Jets did with Mo Wilkerson. Ravens & Jimmy Smith, too — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 18, 2014   var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551...
Via Pro Football Zone
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chris Johnson shut down any talk that he has arthritis in his knee

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported earlier in the day that running back Chris Johnson has some arthritis in his knee. Jets have some concerns about condition of RB Chris Johnson's knee, and the arthritis in it, but not enough not to sign him to 2-year deal. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 17, 2014 During Johnson’s introductory press conference with the Jets he shot down...
Via Pro Football Zone
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Worst cornerback draft picks in New York Jets history

Kyle Wilson – 1st round, 29th overall in the 2010 NFL Draft Kyle Wilson has become one in a long line of cornerbacks Rex Ryan has drafted in his tenure as Jets head coach. His philosophy is to add as many athletic guys as you can. But at times, at least in hindsight, that kind of thinking has looked like reaching. Wilson was expected to fit in across from Darrell Revis, creating...
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The New York Jets are playing in one of the 10 best NFL games in 2014

After much anticipation, it is now believed that the NFL will release its 2014 schedule on Tuesday, April 22. At that point, we’ll find who plays who, from Week 1 to Week 17, including all of the primetime and national TV games; that’ll provide fans with somewhat of a road map for the season. But some games are going to be so attractive that it doesn’t matter when they’re...
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2014 NFL Draft: Five “Rex Ryan” Prospects

Although the front office controls a majority of the NFL Draft operations, head coach Rex Ryan still has a strong input on selections (see Milliner, Dee and Richardson, Sheldon). Who are a few players Rex has his eye on in this year’s draft? Let’s take a look:   1) Darqueze Dennard, CB, Michigan State Dennard has a solid build (5’11, 200 pounds) for a defensive back. He is...
Via Turn On The Jets
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Sizing up the signing: Chris Johnson joins the typically ground and pound New York Jets

After a fairly quiet period of free agent availability – due in part to his late arrival to the market and disinterest in taking visits with teams – Chris Johnson signed Wednesday with the New York Jets. Johnson will make $8 million over two years which is a reasonable real world contract for a back entering free agency and represents double the per year value of incumbent starter...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chris Johnson signs with the Jets

Johnson signs with Jets More than a week after being released by the Tennessee Titans, Chris Johnson has signed a 2-year contract with the New York Jets.  Johnson will join a backfield that already features Chris Ivory and Bilal Powell.  The move gives the Jets even more offensive firepower for the 2014 season.  In addition to Johnson, the Jets have also added wide receiver Eric...
Via FF Locker Room
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jets, Chris Johnson agree on 2-year deal

After much speculation whether a deal would get down, the New York Jets got their man, signing former Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson to a two-year deal, Ian Rapoport of the NFL Networks reported Wednesday. The contract has a base value of $8 million and an extra $1 million in available incentives, according to a source. Johnson is looking to revive his once-stellar career...
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New York, Stock Up On Canned Goods, CJ2K Is Approaching

Well, who woulda thought, something in the NFL of consequence has actually happened. It's been days. DAYS! I mean, there was Antonio Cromartie's birthday bash in Vegas with his wife and pals. By pals, I'm assuming they are referring to his bakers dozen amount of kids. The party had quite the twist too (because Vegas: where twists are legal and cost five dollars), with...
Via Razzball Football
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football: Johnson to the Jets: What does it mean for fantasy owners?

The New York Jets added to their running back core Wednesday afternoon with the signing of former Tennessee Titan Chris Johnson. The two-year deal has a base salary of $8 million with incentives, but the second year is a team option according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. It’s a low-risk, high reward move for the Jets, but what does it mean for fantasy owners? It should reduce the...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets offense officially unrecognizable with Johnson

Who says the New York Jets didn’t make any notable signings this offseason? Wednesday’s signing of former Titans running back Chris Johnson completes a flurry of the Jets’ free agency signings that included Eric Decker, Michael Vick and Jacoby Ford. And suddenly, an offense that scored 18.1 points per game (29th in the league) and 318.1 yards per game (25th in the league) has...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Jets are not finished; Sidney Rice is in visiting the Jets

Sidney Rice has not been a good receiver for the past several years, but it does not matter, because the Jets are horrible at the wide receiver position.  The New York Jets are trying to get better today.  After signing Chris Johnson to a 2 year deal worth 8 million, they now have Rice in […] The post The Jets are not finished; Sidney Rice is in visiting the Jets appeared first...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Sidney Rice Meeting With Jets

The Jets are having a busy couple of days.   Adam Schefter is reporting that the Jets are meeting with free agent wide receiver Sidney Rice today as well. Former Seahawks WR Sidney Rice is in New Jersey today, visiting with the Jets. Busy day for Jets… — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 16, 2014 Rice was cleared for football related activities earlier this week and could...
Via Thacover2
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Free Agent WR Sidney Rice Visiting Jets Wednesday

  ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that free agent WR Sidney Rice is visiting with the Jets on Wednesday. Dr. Andrews recently cleared Rice to participate in football activities, so it’s not surprising to see him line up a visit this week. Pro Football Talk mentioned that the Seahawks, Giants, Saints, and Panthers reportedly have “some degree” of interest in Rice....
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

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
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Jets reportedly paying Chris Johnson $8 million over 2 years

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Chris Johnson made out very well as a free agent. Johnson’s deal with the Jets will pay him $8 million over two years.  That’s the best contract of any free agent running back. Per source, Chris Johnson's two-year deal has a base value of $8 million, with another $1 million available...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets: Don’t Expect Much from Chris Johnson

The New York Jets made headlines (what else is new) today by signing for Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson to a 2-year $8 million dollar deal that includes $1 million in incentives based on yardage, according to reports. We’ve signed @ChrisJohnson28. – http://t.co/bsZv0lOfPP Welcome CJ2K to #JetsNation! pic.twitter.com/rNlcNPrDO0 — New York Jets (@nyjets) April 16...
Via Standing O Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chris Johnson and New York Jets a perfect match

From the moment Chris Johnson was released, the team he has been constantly linked to was the New York Jets. Today the Jets and Johnson agreed on a two-year deal that is a perfect match for both parties. Johnson brings the speed the Jets sorely lack on offense and New York gives the running back another chance to prove that he’s still one of the best in the league. The...
Via Players View
1 day ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets: Gang Green Should Trade Up for Anthony Barr

With less than a month to go before the NFL Draft, the New York Jets are preparing to find the pieces to get back into the postseason. With a slew of Draft picks in a loaded draft, it looks like the Jets maybe able to do just that. While most people think the Jets should stay put with the 18th pick and select an offensive prospect, but one intriguing possibility is trading up for...
Via Standing O Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

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