Category: Jet News

Thomas Jones Deal Is Official

The New York Jets made it official today, Thomas Jones is the newest member of their backfield.  He has signed an extension and passed his physical.  Discuss this signing here.  Also the Jets released interviews with Thomas Jones and Mike Tannenbaum.

Jets Sign DE Kenyon Coleman

The New York Jets announced today that they have signed free agent defensive end Kenyon Coleman.  The 27 year old Coleman has been in the league for five seasons.  He was originally a 5th round pick by the Raiders.  He has spent the last four years with the Cowboys.  The 6'5, 295 Coleman has nice size [...]

Jets Trade For Thomas Jones

ESPN has reported that the Jets have worked out a trade with the Chicago Bears for RB Thomas Jones.  The Jets gave up their first pick in the second round (# 27 overall - obtained from Washington).  In return they get Thomas Jones and the Bears second round pick (#63 overall).  The deal is contingent [...]

Andre Wadsworth To The Jets?

By Max Our sources tell us that the Jets worked out Andre Wadsworth before the combine.  We are told that he weighed in around 280 pounds and showed up in tremendous shape.  The Jets reportedly offered him a contract after his workout.  We do not know if an agreement has been reached.  A call to his [...]

Jets Release Patrick Ramsey

The Jets made it official today and released QB Patrick Ramsey.  He will be replaced with a veteran backup who has a lower price tag.  The Jets felt Ramsey's cap number was too large.  To see the cap savings click here.  The Jets released the following heart felt announcement on their site,  "The New York [...]

Jets sign Cotchery to Contract Extension

The Jets announced today that they have signed WR Jerricho Cotchery to a contract extension.  Terms of the deal were not announced. Jerricho had a break out year in 2006.  He fell just short of 1,000 yards receiving.  He become a favorite of Eric Mangini's because of how hard he worked heading into last season.  [...]

Jets Cap Update

By Sperm Edwards ESPN had us at about $21M under the 2007 back in January. Since then we've seen cuts (or upcoming cuts/trades) of: Barlow $2.9M cleared Teague $0.7M cleared Blaylock $0.6M additional (no savings) Hamilton $1.5M cleared Ramsey $1.7M cleared Kimo $1.4M cleared -------------------------------------------------- Total = $7.6M cleared = $28M under the 2007 cap [...]

Preparing For Free Agency

The Jets made a few roster moves today, waiving RB Derrick Blaylock and DE Bobby Hamilton.  Various media outlets are reporting that QB Patrick Ramsey and DE Kimo Oelhoffen will be waived tomorrow.  Both have roster bonuses which are due on March 1st.  RB Kevan Barlow was let go last week. Free agents can be [...]