It took awhile, but the New York Jets got it together and remembered they were playing the Cleveland Browns in time to win their second football game in a row this week, 31-28. Cleveland scored a touchdown on its first possession, easily, with the big play coming on a 32 yard gain on a connection [...]
https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/792753478493958144 Nick Mangold will miss his fifth game in 11 seasons with the Jets. Wesley Johnson will start in place of Mangold at center. Fellow lineman Breno Giacomini recently returned from the PUP list, and will start in place of Ben Ijalana at right tackle. Marcus Williams will start for Buster Skrine at cornerback, likely [...]
By Glenn Naughton With the trade deadline approaching, NFL insider Ian Rapoport is reporting that teams have contacted the Jets to inquire about the availability of defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson. https://twitter.com/rapsheet/status/792730451211354112 With Mo Wilkerson signed to a long-term deal and Leonard Williams in just his second season, Richardson becomes the logical target for any team [...]
By Glenn Naughton The Jets today announced they'll be activating right tackle Breno Giacomini from the physically unable to perform (PUP) list in advance of their Sunday game against the Cleveland Browns. https://twitter.com/BrianCoz/status/792421833706442752 The move couldn't come at a better time as the Jets are badly beaten up on the offensive line with right [...]
The current NY Jets depth chart at QB is 1) Ryan Fitzpatrick and 2) ??? 3) ???. With Ryan Fitzpatrick returning only due to the Geno Smith injury, it is easy to speculate that his time in the # 1 spot will be short lived. At some point the Jets will need to see what [...]
By Glenn Naughthon The New York Jets released their most extensive injury report of the season after practice today with wide receiver Brandon Marshall being the most noteworthy addition. A foot injury that Marshall says he has been battling all year kept him out of today's session. Marshall headed the list of non-participants which [...]
By Glenn Naughton The Jets today made some moves to round out their practice squad, adding center Kyle Friend, who was with the team during the pre-season as an undrafted free agent out of Temple, as well as linebacker Reshard Cliett. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/791307430659514368 The team also cut ties with practice squad wide receiver Myles White.
By Glenn Naughton It was just a formality, but the New York Jets have officially placed injured starting quarterback Geno Smith on season-ending injured reserve as a result of the torn ACL he suffered this Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/791306352492744704 The team also confirmed the return of linebacker Taiwan Jones who spent most [...]