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Jets’ GM: Percy Harvin could be a steal

During his press conference Monday, New York Jets general manager John Idzik told reporters that he believe wide receiver Percy Harvin could end up being a steal for them. “This could be a potential coup for the Jets,” said Idzik, per the Jets official site. I agree with Idzik, Harvin could be a steal.  But he needs to not body-slam his teammates and remove himself from games...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Jets told Percy Harvin to be himself, loves Rex Ryan a lot

New York Jets wide receiver Percy Harvin was asked on Monday if he’s a good teammate. “All I can say is judge me off of what you see,” replied Harvin. Marvin then said that the Jets “told me to just come here and be myself.” “I’m definitely not a perfect person,” Harvin said.  “I have a lot of things I wish I would have done a little differently.  I’m moving...
Via Pro Football Zone
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New Jets teammate says Harvin-Tate fight blown 'out of proportion'

It's been quite an interesting few days for Percy Harvin. After the supremely talented wide receiver was traded by the Seattle Seahawks to the New York Jets on Friday, reports started swirling that Harvin was a locker-room menace. There was even a report that Harvin got into a fight with ex-Seahawks receiver Golden Tate before Super Bowl XLVIII. However, one man is on Harvin...
Via Fox Sports
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Percy Harvin speaks out: 'I'm not a perfect person'

The (1-6) New York Jets can use all the help they can get on offense. The team ranks 27th in yards per game (320.3) and 28th in points per game (17.3). In desperate need of playmakers, the Jets traded for WR Percy Harvin on Friday. After reports of altercations with former teammates surfaced from when he was a member of the Seahawks, the team was able to acquire him for a conditional...
Via The Sports Daily
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Harvin excited to work with Geno, blessed to have Vick

BY DAN BEGNOCHEGeno Smith looks like he'll continue to run the offense for the New York Jets, but it's Michael Vick that newly signed wide receiver Percy Harvin is excited to see.Harvin, who was acquired for a conditional pick this past week, grew up in the same area of eastern Virginia as Vick. The two have reportedly been close for some time, and the new addition to Gang...
Via AFC East Daily
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New York Jets Ticket and Gear Giveaway

Thanks to our friends at @NRGEnergy, we will be giving away tickets to the New York Jets/Buffalo Bills game this Sunday, along with two Jets gear packs. Check out below how to win and make sure to follow both the NRG and Turn On The Jets handle on Twitter. Big thanks to Whistle Sports for helping produce the video below and for hosting myself and Connor Rogers to film Xs and Os...
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PHOTO: New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith will never live this meme down

Great news New York Jets fans! You have a fantastic new wide receiver and kick returner on your roster in Percy Harvin. Bad news: he’s a bit of a psycho, and is about to learn that Geno Smith is not in the same league as Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. This meme nails it pretty much on the head: via nflmemes   Brutal. You may also be interested in:PHOTO: New York...
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New York Jets must see national confidence level after wild Week 7

Another wild week in the NFL means the playoff picture (as crazy at that sounds) is starting to come into focus. Some teams who started hot are cooling off, while others are clawing their way back in the race. Along the way, the list of contenders and the batch of pretenders continues to be easier to point out. What franchises fall into each category? This week’s Gut Reactions...
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Percy Harvin: Jets Told Me To “Just Be Myself”

Jets wide receiver Percy Harvin met the vaunted New York media for the first time on Monday and as expected, was eloquent in his introduction. The media took it easy on Harvin during their interactions, and he stuck to all the politically correct responses.  “All I can say is judge me off of what you see.” management “told me to just come here and be myself.” “I’m definitely...
Via BlackSportsOnline
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jets GM John Idzik says Percy Harvin trade could be 'coup' for Jets

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- The potential payoff in acquiring Percy Harvin outweighed the risks involved for New York Jets general manager John Idzik. The Jets and Seattle Seahawks agreed to the deal on Friday and completed it the next day, with New York sending a conditional draft pick to Seattle. Harvin, practicing with the Jets for the first time Monday, gives New York versatility and...
Via AP on Fox
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Percy Harvin admits he had incidents with teammates

New York Jets wide receiver Percy Harvin admitted to reporters on Monday that he did in fact have some incidents with some of his former Seattle Seahawks teammates.  Of course he didn’t get into specifics and actually admit he body slammed and gave Golden Tate a black eye as well as punch Doug Baldwin. Percy Harvin denies he refused to go back into a game. He admits there were...
Via Pro Football Zone
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John Idzik Thinks The Acquisition Of Percy Harvin Is ‘A Steal’ For The Jets

Either John Idzik is delusional or he really believes he fleeced the Seahawks. On the first day that Harvin got workout with his new teammates, Jets GM John Idziik tried to spin Harvin’s acquisition as the ultimate coup. “This could be a potential coup for the Jets,” General Manager John Idzik said at a press conference today. Idzik said the Jets have high standards, and that...
Via Thacover2
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Idzik says Harvin trade could be 'coup' for Jets

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) New York Jets general manager John Idzik says the trade for wide receiver Percy Harvin could turn out to be a ''potential coup'' for the team. The Jets and Seattle Seahawks agreed to the deal on Friday and completed it the next day, with New York sending a conditional draft pick to Seattle. Harvin, practicing with the Jets for the first time...
Via AP on Fox
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John Idzik Thinks The Acquisition Of Percy Harvin Is ‘A Steal’ For The Jets

Either John Idzik is delusional or he really believes he fleeced the Seahawks. On the first day that Harvin got workout with his new teammates, Jets GM John Idziik tried to spin Harvin’s acquisition as the ultimate coup. “This could be a potential coup for the Jets,” General Manager John Idzik said at a press conference today. Idzik said the Jets have high standards, and that...
Via BlackSportsOnline
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Percy Harvin in his Jets gear (Photos)

Here you go Jets fans.  Percy Harvin in a New York Jets uniform. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Percy Harvin in his Jets gear (Photos) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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No Huddle – New York Jets Ready To End Streak 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. NOW Lord Idzik Waves His Magic Wand Percy Harvin the player, should help the Jets. He strikes fear in opponents and can make big plays on special teams, in the backfield and hopefully...
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Report: Michael Robinson broke up Harvin-Tate fight

Former Seattle Seahawks fullback Michael Robinson, who now works for NFL Media, confirmed on Sunday that there was a fight between Percy Harvin and Golden Tate last season. Robinson told NFL GameDay First that he was the one who broke up the altercation. “Something did go on at the Super Bowl that a lot of...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Percy Harvin has chosen a number

New York Jets wide receiver Percy Harvin will wear the number 16, for those who care.  I don’t think I would buy his jersey since he’s been traded twice within the past year and a half. Jets announce that Percy Harvin will wear No. 16, so if you want to buy a jersey…. #nyj — Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN) October 20, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Percy Harvin considers Michael Vick to be a mentor

The good thing about Percy Harvin now being on the New York Jets is that he’s very close to quarterback Michael Vick and considers him a mentor. Percy Harvin talks to @MikeVick once a week, considers him a mentor. The hope is that the #Jets QB will ease Harvin’s transition to NY. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 19, 2014 Vick and Harvin are both from Hampton Roads, VA and...
Via Pro Football Zone
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jets GM John Idzik ripped hilariously by Brandon Tierney

New York Jets GM John Idzik has certainly been a lightning rod for criticism lately. With the performance of the team that he built, he’s earned it. The Jets, as a whole, have been the laughingstock of the NFL punditocracy for the past month. Here’s a collection of some quips from this past Sunday alone. And Marshall Faulk’s dig at the Jets receiving corps may have trumped...
Via The Sports Bank
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Grading New York Jets in loss to Patriots

The New York Jets suffered a devastating 27-25 loss to the New England Patriots on Thursday. With the playoff hopes all but over at this point, It’s time to grade their units in the loss. You may also be interested in:Grading New York Jets in loss to PatriotsRewind: New York Jets dynasty potential, Power Rankings, bold predictionsNew York Jets fans will be rooting for some of these...
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Percy Harvin reportedly pulled himself out of three games

Percy Harvin had a history of negative behavior with the Seattle Seahawks that eventually led the team to trade him to the New York Jets on Friday. Not only did he fight with teammates, but he also pulled himself out of games when things didn’t go his way. According to FOX NFL reporter Jay Glazer,...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Report: Seahawks were honest with the Jets about Percy Harvin

FOX Sports NFL insider Jay Glazer reported on Sunday that the Seattle Seahawks were honest with the New York Jets about Percy Harvin’s issues. Jets general manager John Idzik was so desperate for a playmaker, he clearly doesn’t care if Harvin assaults his own teammates. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; ...
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Baldwin Has Monster Day As Seahawks Number 1 Target

With Percy Harvin traded to the Jets, Doug Baldwin excelled on the field as Seattle's No. 1 receiving target.Fantasy Spin:He caught seven of 11 passes for 123 yards and a touchdown. Harvin had just 133 yards in five games before Week 7.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

After It All, Percy Harvin Is Excited To Play For The Jets

We’ll wish Percy Harvin luck with the way the New York media is set up.  What will Percy Harvin bring to the Jets? Seems like a lot of heart and want to make an impact on the team. Check out what he said. “I just think they got a lot of the pieces here,” Harvin said. “You’ve got Geno (Smith) with a great veteran behind him. You got (Eric) Decker. You got two great running...
Via Geeks and Cleats
1 day ago  |  Discuss
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