As free agency approaches so do decisions which New York Jets general manager John Idzik along with the organization must make regarding restricted free agents (RFA) before the new NFL league year begins on March 11. A restricted free agent is a player with three accrued or earned seasons of service as laid out in [...]
The NFL's free agency begins on March 11 and the New York Jets have resources to be active in acquiring players. One position of need is receiver and while the Jets could pursue top free agent wideouts they might look at adding some veteran depth along with competition by signing second tier players. Wide receiver [...]
The New York Jets have placed the franchise tag on kicker Nick Folk according to their official twitter account: https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/439506329908961280 Folk was set to become an unrestricted free agent on March 11 but hitting 91% of his field goals last season made retaining him a priority. The team had until March 3 to use the [...]
According to ProFootballTalk.com the New York Jets will be parting ways with receiver Santonio Holmes soon: Per a league source, the Jets soon will be cutting Holmes, who is due to earn a base salary of $8.25 million in 2014. He has said he’d consider taking a pay cut, but either that wasn’t an option [...]
The Latest Episode of JetNation Radio: Top collegiate players from around the nation just finished up several days of position drills, workouts and interviews at the 2014 NFL combine, but who is on the rise? Hosts Tyson Rauch and Dennis Agapito discussed the combine/draft with JetNation callers. Special guest Ron Pickett, JetNation.com's player personal/draft columnist [...]
The biggest priority this offseason facing the New York Jets is to upgrade their offensive skill positions. Acquiring free agents is certainly a way the team may choose to help bring in some talent but an unrestricted player can be bid on by multiple teams making them costly to obtain. It is difficult to judge [...]
The New York Jets are looking to retain tight end Jeff Cumberland who is set to become a free agent: The Jets are in discussions to bring back unrestricted free agent tight end Jeff Cumberland ... The organization is bullish on Cumberland’s ability to take the next step in his fifth season, according to team [...]
The Latest Episode of JetNation Radio: Hosts Dennis Agapito and Tyson Rauch took phone calls from Jets fans and discussed a variety of topics from the upcoming draft to players the team could target in free agency and analyzing John Idzik's potential 2014 building strategy. Next episode: February 25 - live 8pm.