By Glenn Naughton After reportedly letting go of wide receiver Jeremy Ross earlier today, another receiver has been shown the door by Gang Green as Kimberly Martin of news day is reporting the team has cut ties with wide receiver Kenbrell Thompkins. https://twitter.com/KMart_LI/status/772098816807931904 An in-season addition last year, Thompkins came in to camp with [...]
By Glenn Naughton An outstanding performance on Thursday night wasn't enough to save a roster spot for Jets inside linebacker Taiwan Jones as he has reportedly been waived by Gang Green along with wide receiver Jeremy Ross. https://twitter.com/BrianCoz/status/772094466769289217 https://twitter.com/DarrylSlater/status/772092725286072320 As mentioned above by Costello, the Ross news bodes well for undrafted rookie free agent [...]
By Glenn Naughton In one of the more surprising moves among today's cuts, the Jets are reportedly parting ways with tight end Zach Sudfeld. https://twitter.com/Connor_J_Hughes/status/772088111237099520 Arguably the least talented group on the roster, Sudfeld release could mean tight end Jace Amaro is safe.
By Glenn Naughton Continuing to trim their roster to 53, the Jets are rumored to have cut linebackers Trevor Reilly, Freddie Bishop and running back Antone Smith along with the previously mentioned Tarow Barney and Claude Pelon. https://twitter.com/RVacchianoSNY/status/772083686665781248 https://twitter.com/Connor_J_Hughes/status/772083979398868992 Deciding not to carry both Reilly and Bishop comes as somewhat of a surprise given the [...]
By Glenn Naughton Jets beat writer Darryl Slater is reporting that Jets rookie defensive lineman Tarow Barney has been released by the team. Barney, 6' 1'', 305 lb Penn State product is considered a practice squad candidate by some, including Slater. https://twitter.com/DarrylSlater/status/772076235782578176
By Glenn Naughton It was easily the strangest observation I made during last night's torturous 14-6 Jets loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in their final preseason game. The only football game I've ever attended that was so horrendous, it had me heading for the exits early in the fourth quarter. At some point, late in [...]
By Glenn Naughton According to Kimberly Martin of Newsday, Jets head coach Todd Bowles says the Jets are involved in "a lot" of trade talks as the deadline for final roster cut-downs to 53 approaches. https://twitter.com/KMart_LI/status/771787256097046528 While major trades between teams are a rare NFL occurrence, it's not uncommon for a team to part [...]
It was a painful game to watch but let's take a look at some thoughts as the preseason closes. - One bad flashback to 2015 with the punt return TD, but other than that the coverage units continue to look improved. - With a horrid offensive performance Lachlan Edwards got quite a workout and was outstanding. Fantastic upgrade [...]