Category: Jet News

Jets Take Penn State Quarterback Christian Hackenberg in Round 2

By Glenn Naughton   One day after surprising onlookers by passing on Memphis quarterback Paxton Lynch, the New York Jets got the quarterback they have "wanted for months" according to NFL network's Ian Rapoport in Penn State QB Christian Hackenberg. A polarizing prospect who regressed after a strong Freshman year, Hackenberg would struggle through his [...]

Will Jets, Maccagnan Explore Changing QB Trade Market?

By Glenn Naughton   As the Jets gear up for rounds 2 and 3 of tonight's NFL draft, and the quarterback position is still needing addressed, might Gang Green get involved in a deal with many of the teams rumored to be shopping their current signal-callers? While it's no secret that the Philadelphia Eagles are [...]

In Taking Darron Lee, Jets Staying True to Their Word

By Glenn Naughton   No, it wasn't the potential franchise quarterback many had hoped for in Paxton Lynch, but the Jets selection of Ohio State linebacker Darron Lee showed Jets fans that Todd Bowles meant business when he said following last season that Gang Green had to get younger and faster. Perhaps it was the [...]

Darron Lee- First Round Jets Pick (#20)

  The 20th pick of the 2016 NFL Draft, the New York Jets select Darron Lee from Ohio State University. Bio: 6'1" 232 lbs 33.25 inch arms Combine Stats: 4.47:  40 Yard Dash 35.5:  Vertical Jump 11'1":  Broad Jump (Pro Day) 4.20:  Shuttle Time 7.12:  Three-Cone Drill Darron Lee had 4.5 sacks with 66 tackles last [...]

Jets add Free Agent Tackle Luke Marquardt

By Glenn Naughton   In a minor move earlier today, the New York Jets signed free agent offensive tackle Luke Marquardt. A small school product out of Azusa Pacific University, Marquardt was formerly a member of the San Francisco 49ers before being released two seasons ago due to multiple fractures to the same foot. Marquardt's [...]

Jets Pick Up Fifth-Year Option On Sheldon Richardson

Sheldon Richardson has had quite a tumultuous start to his career with the New York Jets. The immensely talented defensive lineman has thrived at all levels of football. He was a blue-chip prospect who played at the University of Missouri before being drafted thirteenth overall in 2013. At age 25 he is entering the prime [...]