Category: Jet News

Jets release of Richardson raises several questions

On Sunday the New York Jets released veteran fullback Tony Richardson in what has to be considered a shocking move.  Richardson is a very respected voice in the Jets locker room and brings a ton of leadership to a team trying to break in a franchise quarterback.  In addition Richardson remains a very effective blocker, [...]

NY Jets Waiver Moves

Courtesy NY Jets PR Department The New York Jets have been awarded three players on waivers — offensive tackle Patrick Brown (from Minnesota), defensive tackle Marcus Dixon (from Dallas) and wide receiver Patrick Turner (from Miami) — and have waived wide receiver David Clowney and running back Chauncey Washington and released fullback Tony Richardson. The [...]

Jets Cut Tony Richardson

The 53 man roster was set but now the Jets have made another move.   As per Adam Schfter on Twitter, the Jets have released Tony Richardson.  For those who are watching Hard Knocks on HBO you know that Rex Ryan has been vocal about keeping Richardson.  He is a leader on this team and is [...]

Jets 53 Man Roster – For Now

The Jets have finished their "final" round of cuts, and there were really no big surprises. Thanks to Manish Mehta over at the Daily News, who I am lifting from generously here. The Jets waived the following players: WR Larry Taylor, FB Jason Davis, S Emanuel Cook, LB Brashton Satele, C Robby Felix, S Keith [...]

NY Jets GM discusses roster decisions

On Saturday the New York Jets had to trim their roster down to 53 players, which resulted in the team waiving 21 players.  Here are some quotes from Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum as he discussed some of the roster decisions.  For the list of cuts click here. On how the unknown with Darrelle Revis [...]

Notes from NY Jets 21-17 win over Eagles

The New York Jets completed their preseason with a 21-17 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles.  Here are some notes from the game. 1) Sloppy play continues- I wish I had a dollar for every time Rex Ryan used the words "disappointing" and "ridiculous" when describing the team's play in the preseason.  But then again I [...]

New York Jets news and notes

1) O'Connell waived- On Tuesday the New York Jets announced that they waived quarterback Kevin O'Connell.  O'Connell was viewed by many as the fourth string quarterback so this move comes as no surprise. 2) Clemens restructures and stays- Quarterback Kellen Clemens has reportedly restructured his contract in order to stay with the New York Jets.  [...]

NY Jets players discuss replacing Pace

On Monday New York Jets linebackers Bryan Thomas and Vernon Gholston discussed replacing the injured Calvin Pace.  Here are their quotes courtesy of the New York Jets. Bryan Thomas On what he will be taking over for Calvin Pace... "(I'm taking over) just a lot of the covering he was doing out there, as far [...]