Category: Jet News

Jets Claim D-Lineman Mike Pennel

By Glenn Naughton   With the 2016 NFL season officially behind us, it's time for teams to get back to the business of assembling their rosters for the 2017/2018 season, and the Jets have made their first move. NFL insider Field Yates reports that Gang Green has claimed former Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Mike [...]

Jets Announce New Assistant Coaches

The New York Jets are rounding out the coaching staff. Last week Kevin Greene was added to coach the outside linebackers. Yesterday they confirmed that John Morton is the new offensive coordinator. Next up is a new defensive line coach, Robert Nunn and a new running backs coach Stump Mitchell. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/826552882396688384 https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/826822373605257219 Nunn comes to [...]

Schefter: Jets to Hire John Morton as OC

It looks like the Jets search for a new offensive coordinator might be over. The Jets originally interviewed Denver Broncos running backs coach Eric Studesville. Philadelphia Eagles QB coach coach John DeFilippo seemed like a good choice, but the Eagles wouldn't let him interview. Former Texans offensive coordinator George Godsey was rumored to be in the mix [...]

Jets Working to Retain Clady?

By Glenn Naughton   After a disastrous season in which Jets left tackle Ryan Clady missed 8 games and closed out the season on injured reserve with a torn rotator cuff, his lofty $10 million price tag for 2017 made him a surefire candidate to be shown the door in an effort to free up [...]

Jets Work out Quarterback Aaron Murray, two Others

By Glenn Naughton   A small blip on the off-season activity radar today included three players working out for the Jets, one of which was former Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Aaron Murray.  Also being looked at were wide receivers Brian Tyms and Kyle Prater. https://twitter.com/RichCimini/status/824619669663444992 Murray, a former Georgia Bulldog who was drafted in the [...]

Bowles Interviews OC Candidate, Addresses Gailey Retirement

By Glenn Naughton   After nothing but radio silence from the New York Jets following the retirement of offensive coordinator Chan Gailey three weeks ago, New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles spoke with the media from Mobile, AL where he's attending senior bowl week. Bowles made some contradictory statements regarding the time Gailey spent [...]

Jets Sign WR Hammond to Reserve/Future Deal

The NY Jets have announced that they have signed WR Frankie Hammond to a reserve/future deal. Hammond has been with the Kansas City Chiefs for two seasons and has 29 career receptions. The Jets have signed WR Frankie Hammond to a reserve/future contract. The third-year player originally signed with the Chiefs in 2013 after going [...]