Category: Jet News

Jets Promote TE Bowman to Active Roster

The Jets announced that they have signed TE Braedon Bowman to their active roster. Bowman, a 6’4”, 240-pounder, was originally claimed off waivers from Jacksonville on Sep. 4. He was inactive for the Jets in Week 1, was released on Sep. 13 and then re-joined the Green & White as a member of the practice squad [...]

Jets Waive Fullback Julian Howsare

By Glenn Naughton   After surprising onlookers just a few weeks ago by retaining undrafted linebacker/fullback Julian Howsare on their 53-man roster, the Jets have waived the second-year player. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/779071991374635008 Having parted ways with incumbent fullback Tommy Bohannon, Gang Green is now without a traditional fullback on their roster.  Recently signed tight end Braedon Bowman [...]

Fitzpatrick Named AFC Offensive Player of the Week

By Glenn Naughton   It's only two games, but handing Ryan Fitzpatrick a contract this past offseason that made him one of the three worst-paid veteran starters in the NFL is already looking like a bargain for Mike Maccagnan and the New York Jets. https://twitter.com/rlangejets/status/778591350858153984 Following a dominating performance against the Buffalo Bills that saw [...]

Jets’ Jenkins set to Make Pro Debut?

By Glenn Naughton   After missing each of the Jets' first two regular season games due to a calf injury suffered late in training camp, it sounds like rookie linebacker Jordan Jenkins could be making his debut this Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs. At this point, it's not as much about Jordan's injury as [...]

Strained Calf for Carpenter, Won’t Miss Time

By Glenn Naughton   While Brandon Marshall's knee was on the minds of most Jets fans, the receiver was said to be a little bit sore but doing well.  Meanwhile, Gang Green waited on MRI results on the knee of left guard James Carpenter. https://twitter.com/DarrylSlater/status/776900308421185537 The news finally came through and it was good.  According [...]

Jets Top Bills; 37 – 31

After a disappointing loss against the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 01 on Sunday, they opened the league Week 02 on Thursday night against division rival Buffalo Bills. It was a strange game, with the Jets dominating in many aspects but only winning by six points, 37-31. After a week where stalling in the red zone [...]

Post Game Notes

Captains: #25 Calvin Pryor, #58 Erin Henderson, #74 Nick Mangold, #87 Eric Decker Total Offense: The Jets totaled 493 yards of offense against the Bills, the most the team has recorded under head coach Todd Bowles and the fifth-highest total the franchise has produced since 1970. The Jets finished the game with 370 yards passing, [...]