Category: Jet News

Pennington Named AP Comeback Player of the Year

Courtesy Of NYJets.com A successful return to the field from two rotator cuff surgeries to lead his team a 10-6 record and a berth in the AFC Playoffs earned New York Jets quarterback Chad Pennington 2006 Associated Press Comeback Player of the Year. "It does mean a lot to me because I’ve put in a [...]

Jets Move OL Blanton To Active Roster

Courtesy NYJets.com  The New York Jets announced the following roster moves: signed offensive lineman Ed Blanton to the active roster, signed defensive back Alfonso Hodge and offensive lineman Charles Missant to the practice squad, placed defensive back Jamie Thompson on Injured Reserve due to a foot injury, and released defensive back Andre Maddox from the [...]

Playoff Schedule Set

The playoff matchups have been finalized.  The Jets will face New England in Foxboro on Sunday January 7th.  The game will be on CBS at 1 pm.  The Jets beat the Patriots in their last matchup.  Here is the complete playoff breakdown: Saturday, January 6 4:30 p.m. on NBC -- Kansas City Chiefs (9-7) at [...]

Jets Top Raiders 23 – 3, Clinch Wild Card Spot

Nobody said it couldn't be done.  Everyone just assumed it wouldn't be done.  Some how Eric Mangini managed to get his players to tune everything else out and just believe.  The mainstream media was busy explaining to us the various reasons why it wouldn't work.  The players were being worked too hard, Mangini was too [...]

Jets Top Dolphins 13-10

The Jets kept their playoff hopes alive by beating the Dolphins in Miami on Christmas night.  If the Jets beat Oakland next week at home, they advance to the playoffs.  In what was widely considered to be a rebuilding year, the importance of this accomplishment can not be minimized. The Jets battled all night long.  [...]

Jets Bounce Back, Top Vikings 26-13

The Jets came out focused, played a complete game and beat the Vikings.  It is the Jets third straight victory on the road.   Facing a Vikings run defense that is very stingy, the Jets opened it up in the air.  It paid off as Pennington threw for a career high 339 yards.  The offensive line [...]

Andrew Gross Chat Transcript – 12/12/06

Andrew Gross from the Journal News was kind enough to stop by the JetNation.com chat room to talk NY Jets football with us.  Andrews article’s can be found in the Journal News.  Also be sure to check out his blog. [JetNation NFL Talk]: Andrew Gross has entered at 7:56 pm [Andrew Gross] 7:56 pm: Hi [...]

Jets Lose To Bill 31 – 13

The NY Jets were beaten soundly by the Buffalo Bills in the Meadowlands.  By losing to the Bills (31 - 13) the Jets playoff chances took a severe hit as well.  The Jets dropped to 7 and 6 with this loss.  The story of the game was big plays.  They made all the difference as [...]