Category: Jet News

Jets Release Nick Mangold

Coming off of a 5 and 11 season, there wasn't much doubt which direction the Jets were headed. The moves so far this off season confirm what everyone suspected; the Jets are in full rebuilding mode. Earlier this week veterans Nick Folk and Breno Giacomini were released. The Jets continued the purge today by announcing that [...]

Jets Release Folk & Giacomini

The NY Jets have announced that they have released kicker Nick Folk and RT Breno Giacomini. Chris Lopresti is reporting that these moves free up 7.5 million against the salary cap. Nick Folk, who is 32, is entering his 11th year in the league. He spent the last 7 years with the Jets. The Jets [...]

Jets’ Revis Turns Himself in to Police

By Glenn Naughton   Following a widely reported street altercation that reportedly left two men temporarily unconscious, one of which suffered an orbital fracture, Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has turned himself in to Pittsburgh police. https://twitter.com/CBSNews/status/832560233142685700 The Jets former superstar cornerback is facing charges for four felonies including robbery, assault, conspiracy and making terroristic threats. While the [...]

Revis involved in Altercation; Criminal Charges Filed

Darrelle Revis had a disappointing season on the field in 2016. His on the field problems might be the least of his worries, he was charged with four first-degree criminal felonies and one misdemeanor on Thursday. STATEMENT BY BLAINE JONES LAW, Representing Darrelle Revis:  Mr. Revis came home to Pittsburgh this past weekend to visit family and [...]

Report: Jets Decline Option on Clady, set to Become Free Agent

By Glenn Naughton   In recent days and weeks there has been some speculation regarding the Jets and the possibility of exercising their option on left tackle Ryan Clady. Now, according to NFL insider Adam Schefter, the team will do no such thing. https://twitter.com/AdamSchefter/status/832009768881553410 Not extending Clady isn't the end of the world, but it [...]

Upcoming Dates to Remember

New Jets news is pretty rare right now, just a lot of speculation. That will soon change because of some important upcoming dates. The waiver system began on February 6th. Here are some other important dates to remember. February 14 -- Beginning at 12 noon, New York time, NFL clubs may begin to sign players [...]

Jets add Offensive Tackle Jeff Adams

By Glenn Naughton   Still looking to add some depth  on their offensive line, the Jets announced the signing of former Houston Texans guard/offensive tackle Jeff Adams. Adams, a six-year veteran, is a University of Columbia product who has played in just four pro games (2 starts) for the Houston Texans. However, the 6' 7'', [...]

New QB Coach; Other Coaching Moves

We mentioned it the other day and the Jets made it official today, Jeremy Bates is the new QB coach. Bates, 40, the son of former long-time NFL and college coach Jim Bates, held the QBs coach title on the Jets once before, under Herm Edwards for the 2005 season, when he worked with Chad [...]