Category: Jet News

Interview With Bender And Wicker

Courtesy NYJets.com JACOB BENDER At 6'6" and 315 pounds, have you ever played quarterback? I’ve never had any experience playing quarterback except playing backyard football just messing around. How did you end up with uniform No. 72? On draft day, they transferred me to the equipment manager, Gus [Granneman]. He said, "I’ve got a few [...]

Jets Sign 6th Round Pick, Jacob Bender

The NY Jets announced today that they have signed 6th round draft choice, OL Jacob Bender. This is good news and with just about 3 weeks until camp starts, let's hope the rest of the picks are all signed shortly.

Jets Sign LB Pinson

The Jets made another roster move today signing free agent linebacker Lawrence Pinson.  Pinson, who played in NFL Europa for the Admirals, played his college ball at Oklahoma State.  The Jets also waived LB Jared Newberry. Stay tuned to JetNation.com, with just one month until camp we will have all your Jets updates!

Jets Sign RB Danny Ware (Georgia)

The NY Jets announced that they have claimed RB Danny Ware off waivers from the Titans.  The Jets have also waived RB Kyle Steffes. Ware, who is 22 years old, is 6'1 tall and weighs 225 pounds.  In three seasons at Georgia he rushed for 1,510 yards.  His best season was in 2004 when he [...]

Interviews (Pennington, Jones, JMac) From Minicamp

The NY Jets releases the transcripts of interviews after this mornings minicamp practice.  QB CHAD PENNINGTON On the hiring of quarterbacks coach Brian Daboll ... It gives Brian [Schottenheimer] a little relief to where he can really concentrate on concepts and the whole perspective. [Brian] Daboll can hone in on us as individuals. Having a second pair [...]

Eric Mangini's Press Conference (Minicamp)

Transcript of head coach Eric Mangini's news conference with members of the New York Jets media after Thursday's morning minicamp practice:  A couple pieces of housekeeping here. Kerry Rhodes today was excused for personal reasons. I'll update you on that as we go. Since we last spoke, we released Renard Stevens, wide receiver, and signed [...]

Jets Sign FA WR Prall

Courtesy NYJets.com The New York Jets have signed free agent wide receiver Evan Prall of East Stroudsburg and waived wide receiver Renard Stevens. The announcement was made by Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum. Prall (5'11", 182) recorded 236 receptions and set Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference records for career receiving yards (4,093) and touchdowns (50) over [...]

Eric Mangini's Press Conference: OTA

Courtesy NY Jets PR Department:     I'd just like to start by giving my condolences to Marquise Hill's family. I got to know Marquise in New England. It's always difficult when you lose someone, especially so young. I just want them to know that our thoughts and prayers are with them and my condolences to the Patriots, [...]