Category: Jet News

Willie Colon Wins Starting Job; Depth Chart Released

The Jets had a lot of competition at right guard during training camp. Many young players received reps and a chance to win the job. Brian Winters, Brent Qvale, and Oday Aboushi all had an opportunity to claim the job. At the end of the day it is Willie Colon that will be starting again. [...]

Lineman Vickerson to Join Amaro on IR; CB Phillips Waived

By Glenn Naughton   Tight end/H-back Jace Amaro wasn't the only Jets player to be placed on season-ending injured reserve as he was joined by off-season defensive line addition Kevin Vickerson. A joruneyman making his fourth NFL stop with the Jets, Vickerson was expected to compete for a back-up role on a loaded defensive line [...]

Jace Amaro to IR, Done for Season

By Glenn Naughton   In a surprising move today, the New York Jets announced that second-year tight end/H-back Jace Amaro will miss the entire 2015 season with a torn labrum.  Head coach Todd Bowles informed the media of the development today. https://twitter.com/BrianCoz/status/638764071647596544 Amaro was thought to be on the mend for what was only being [...]

Sheldon Richardson Pleads Not Guilty

By Glenn Naughton   According to St. Louis reporter Greg Jonsson, New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson has entered a plea of not-guilty as he faces multiple charges stemming from an event earlier this off-season. https://twitter.com/Jonssonville/status/638379605137715200 Richardson was reportedly clocked at 143 miles per hour by local police who reported smelling the odor of [...]

Jets Begin Trimming Roster

By Glenn Naughton The Jets have started making necessary moves to get the roster down to 75.  The following cuts have been announced thus far. WR's: T.J. Graham, Saalim Hakim, Austin Hill, Devier Posey, Jonathon Rumph. TE: Matt Lacosse OL: James Brewer, Dalton Freeman LB: Bryan Johnson DB: Javier Arenas, Curtis Brown, Keith Lewis  

Ryan Fitz the Big Blueprint as Jets Topple Giants 28-18

By Glenn Naughton   The Jets couldn't have hoped for anything better.  In their third pre-season game, a dress rehearsal for the real thing in just a couple of weeks, Gang Green got exactly what they'd hope for from their highly touted defense, and more importantly, from veteran starting quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick. Fitzpatrick wasn't spectacular, [...]

Jets Waive Heaps, Sign QB Josh Johnson

  By Glenn Naughton   As reported earlier today, the New York Jets had quarterback Josh Johnson in for a workout this afternoon and apparently they liked what they saw. The team opted to waive rookie signal caller Jake Heaps in favor of Johnson who was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the fifth [...]