Category: Jet News

Jets Sign K Feely, Coles to Bengals

Some player updates: Jay Feely received a one year guaranteed contract from the Jets.  Mike Nugent officially signed with Tampa Bay. Ex Jet WR Laveranues Coles signed with the Cinncinatti Bengals.  Calls to see if he was going to room with ex-Bengal Peter Warrick were not immediately returned.

Jets Sign Free Agent Safety

The Jets have landed  free agent safety Jim Leonhard as per Fox Sports (verbal agreement).  This move gives the Jets another tough football player that knows Rex Ryan's defense. Check this thread in our forums for more information. You want an update on Coles?  Will he land with the Bills or the Bengals?  Here are [...]

Jets Trade For CB Lito Sheppard

The Jets continued a busy day by trading for Philadelphia Eagles CB Lito Sheppard.  According to Adam Schefter of NFL.com: New York and Philadelphia are completing a trade that will send cornerback Lito Sheppard to the Jets while the Eagles will receive a 2009 fifth-round pick and a 2010 conditional draft pick. The pick could [...]

Jets Resign Guard Brandon Moore

What once was lost now is found.  A day after cutting Brandon Moore to avoid a 7 million dollar roster bonus, Moore is back.  This time after signing a 4 year, 16 million dollar contract according to Rich Cimini of the NY Daily News. The Jets made an offer to Pittsburgh Steeler guard Chris Kemoeatu [...]

Jets Sign LB Bart Scott

The Jets thought they had a deal earlier today with former Ravens linebacker Bart Scott.  They felt good about the 5 year, 40 million dollar deal.  Scott gave the Ravens a chance to match the Jets offer. The end result? Bart Scott is now a member of the New York Jets after signing a 6 [...]

Free Agency Begins, Jets Resign FB Richardson

The free agency period began at midnight and the Jets locked up one of their own, FB Tony Richardson.  T-Rich is considered to be an excellent run blocker and was instrumental in helping Thomas Jones gain 1,312 yards this past season. One player that wasn't on the Jets radar is Albert Haynesworth.  He received a [...]

Jets Continue Roster Purge; Release Moore

The Jets released Guard Brandon Moore today.  Moore who was coming off his best season was a salary cap casualty. He was due a 7 million dollar roster bonus in early March. This is a risky move for the Jets.  They are cutting a player that is young and it isn't clear what Plan B [...]

Jets Release Laveranues Coles

Laveranues Coles wanted a new deal.  The Jets were not willing to extend the 31 year old Wide Receiver.  So the two parties worked out something entirely different.  Coles reportedly agreed to lose his guaranteed salary (6 million for this season) in exchange for his release. It is a big gamble on his part.  He [...]