Monthly Archives: April 2013

Could RB Ivory End Up A Jet, Pays Team A Visit

Restricted free agent running back Chris Ivory visited the New York Jets on Friday.  Ivory was given a second-round tender, a contract offer, by the New Orleans Saints so any team attempting to sign him would have to give up a second round draft choice as compensation. With the Saints having running backs Mark Ingram, [...]

Mark Sanchez Trade Rumors

The consensus regarding the NY Jets QB situation is that Mark Sanchez will battle David Garrard and Greg McElroy in training camp for the starting position.  It has been widely reported that Tim Tebow would be released before training camp, if the Jets are unable to trade him.  The other wildcard in the equation is [...]

Jets Sign Kicker And Punter

Nick Folk will have to defend his job again as the Jets have signed kicker Derek Dimke who spent time with the Lions in the preseason in 2012. Dimke was considered to be the top kicker available in the draft in 2012 but went undrafted and signed on with the Lions and failed to unseat now retired [...]

Jets Hosting Several Prospects

Need caught up on who the Jets have or will bring  in for visits? JetNation has the info... The Jets hosted Texas safety Kenny Vaccaro yesterday. Vaccaro is considered the hands down best safety in this draft and totaled 92 tackles and two interceptions last season. Vaccaro is extremely athletic and versatile who can be [...]

Tavon Austin To Visit With Jets

The Jets were selected by Tavon Austin as one of the teams that he will officially visit prior to the draft, according to reports from NFL.com and PFT.com. The wide receiver from West Virginia  is believed to be the top wide receiver in the 2013 draft due to his great effort at the NFL combine and could be the [...]

Jets Draft Class Cost On The Salary Cap

There are lots of misconceptions about how much salary cap room adding the Jets 2013 draft class actually requires.  Unfortunately people are often given incorrect information by media members who just don’t understand how the salary cap works. Here’s a grossly inaccurate assessment of salary cap cost regarding the Jets draft class: The Jets have [...]

With The 9th Pick The NY Jets Select….

The JetNation.com Mock Draft is underway in our forums.  The mock is being run by JN Members and you can view the results here.  The rules of the mock draft are simple: Each "GM" will have 3 hours to make his selection/pick. If the pick is not in on time, the next team in line [...]

Jets Draft Week Fan Activities

The New York Jets sent out this press release (below) which details the team sponsored events that will take place during the NFL draft.  The 1st round of the draft begins at 8pm on Thursday, April 25.  Rounds 2 and 3 will be held on April 26 and Rounds 4 through 7 will be held [...]