Category: Jet News

Rapoport: Jets Talking to Cutler; Visit Likely

Ian Rapoport is reporting that the Jets have been in touch with recently released Jay Cutler and a visit is likely. https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/841290554264678400 Cutler, who will soon turn 34, is entering his 12th NFL season. He has thrown for over 32,000 yards in his career with 208 TDs and 146 INTs. He definitely would fill the [...]

Long Snapper Tanner Purdum set to Return

By Glenn Naughton   Having already locked up several of their own free agents in Ben Ijalana, Josh Martin and Corey Lemonier, the Jets can now add long snapper Tanner Purdum to the growing list of roster spots filled in the past 48 hours. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/840364661488930816 This will be Purdum's eight season in Green and White. [...]

Jets add Kicker Chandler Catanzaro

By Glenn Naughton   Having let to of their long-time place kicker, Nick Folk, the Jets have added former Arizona Cardinals kicker Chandler Catanzaro. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/840352529594621952 Catanzaro has connected on 84.8% of his kicks as a pro (78-92), including 5-11 from 50 yards or more. The former Clemson product hit 57 of 64 kicks (89%) through [...]

Jets Sign Offensive Tackle Kelvin Beachum

By Glenn Naughton   After a quiet first day of free Agency, the New York Jets have imported their first free agent, adding offensive tackle Kelvin Beachum. https://twitter.com/PROcast/status/840349414694694913 A former Pittsburgh Steeler and Jacksonville Jaguar, Beachum became a free agent when he was cut loose by the Jags several weeks ago after struggling mightily in [...]

Jets Re-Sign LB’ers Martin & Lemonier

Free agency started at 4pm on Thursday and as was expected the Jets were pretty quiet. They are in full rebuild mode after the recent high profile roster purge. The team did announce that two linebackers have been re-signed. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/840027285981937665 https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/840029522640674816 Josh Martin played well for the Jets last year on special teams. He originally [...]

Jets Waive Khiry Robinson

The NY Jets have announced that running back Khiry Robinson has been waived. Robinson ended up on injured reserve with the Jets, after he broke his leg for the second time last December. According to Spotrac, Robinson was scheduled to make $775,000 this year. Khiry Robinson signed a 2 year, $1,450,000 contract with the New [...]

Jets Re-Sign Ijalana

Daryl Slater at NJ.com is reporting that the Jets have re-signed their own free agent, offensive tackle Ben Ijalana. The Jets on Thursday re-signed left tackle Ben Ijalana, about an hour before the NFL's free agency signing period began at 4 p.m., a league source confirmed. So the Jets prevented Ijalana from hitting free agency, while giving [...]