Category: Jet News

Jets add CFL Defensive Back

By Glenn Naughton   Mike Maccagnan and the Jets have added another Canadian import to their roster by signing cornerback John Ojo, formerly of the Edmonton Eskimos.  Last season it was pass rusher Freddie Bishop whom the Jets plucked from the Calgary Stampeders. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/850445875507757056 Ojo, a 6' 3'' Florida A&M product with experience at both cornerback [...]

Jets add Tight End Brian Parker

By Glenn Naughton   The Jets have announced the signing of former San Diego Chargers and Kansas City Chiefs tight end Brian Parker, a small school product out of the University of Albany. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/850076352434851840 Parker is no stranger to the Jets, but his last stint couldn't have been much shorter as he was let go [...]

NY Jets Offseason Workout Program Dates Announced

NEW YORK JETS First Day:  April 17 OTA Offseason Workouts: May 23-25, May 30-31, June 1, June 5-8 Mandatory Minicamp:  June 13-15 NFL OFFSEASON WORKOUT PROGRAM DATES ANNOUNCED Voluntary offseason workout programs are intended to provide training, teaching and physical conditioning for players.  The calendar for 2017 is below. As per Article 21 of the [...]

Bowles: Open Competition at QB

Last off-season Todd Bowles made the mistake of naming Ryan Fitzpatrick as the starting QB, even though he wasn't on the roster. Not only did that provide challenges during the contract negotiation, it was also the wrong thing to do. After the season Fitzpatrick had in 2015, it is safe to assume he would have [...]

Report: Jets to sign C Jonotthan Harrison

By Glenn Naughton   Newsday's Kimberly Martin is reporting that the Jets plan on signing Indianapolis Colts free agent center Jonotthan Harrison.   https://twitter.com/KMart_LI/status/846718261869785088 After cutting ties with long-time center Nick Mangold, Wesley Johnson didn't have any veteran competition for the starting spot until now. A four-year veteran, Harrison has played in 44 career games, [...]

Quinton Patton Signing is Official

By Glenn Naughton   It was reported several days ago that the New York Jets and San Francisco 49ers free agent wide receiver Quinton Patton had come to terms on a new deal, and today the team announced that he has officially signed. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/844984561243213824 Given the Jets lack of established players at the position, Patton [...]

Report: Revis set to re-join Patriots

By Glenn Naughton   While the rest of the football world seems to believe that former New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has nothing left in the tank, Darryl Slater says CBS Sports feels that Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots don't share the same view. https://twitter.com/DarrylSlater/status/844965227896721408 The original report from Jason La Canfora says that [...]