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Antwan Barnes

Entering the 2013 offseason the New York Jets were a rudderless ship with no direction or leadership after an embarrassing 6-10 record during the 2012 season. The team had been under intense scrutiny all year and anonymous players vented their frustration through media outlets. After a long search owner Woody Johnson named former Seattle Seahawks […]

The New York Jets have received four extra 2014 draft picks (4th round: #137 and three 6th round: #209, 210 and 213) via the NFL’s compensatory draft formula: NFL ANNOUNCES 32 COMPENSATORY DRAFT CHOICES TO 13 CLUBS A total of 32 compensatory choices in the 2014 NFL Draft have been awarded to 13 teams, the […]

Today the New York Jets decided to bring back line backer Ricky Sapp after he was released on October 5th from the Jets active roster. Part of the reason he was brought back is because of the loss of outside linebacker Antwan Barnes. The Jets announced that Barnes suffered a season ending knee injury on […]

The Geno Smith era as starting quarterback of the New York Jets has officially begun, as the Jets won their opener at home against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 18-17, on a wild finish. Smith completed his first pass, but after that the offense slowed down significantly. They ran a lot more wildcat than anyone really […]

Quinton Coples Update

by Phil Sullivan on August 20, 2013

We are a little late with this one, but here is an injury update on Quinton Coples.  Yesterday it came out that Coples would require a procedure on his ankle. Jets say Quinton Coples will have a procedure on his ankle on Tuesday & will miss the preseason. Out indefinitely. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August […]

2013 Roster Preview: Defensive Line

June 18, 2013

List of current NY Jets Defensive Lineman on the roster: # Name Pos. Height Weight Age Exp. College 71 Garay, Antonio DL 6-4 320 33 8 Boston College 70 McDonough, Jake DL 6-5 305 23 R Iowa State 96 Wilkerson, Muhammad DL 6-4 315 23 3 Temple 99 Aumavae, Junior DT 6-2 310 27 1 […]

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Day One: Minicamp Report – Sanchez Struggles

June 11, 2013

Today was the first day of the New York Jets mandatory minicamp and as usual the quarterback competition took center stage.  It appeared from the opening throws that Geno Smith was heading for a better practice then Mark Sanchez. Smith’s passes were crisp, had more zip and he looked more comfortable within his progressions.  Sanchez […]

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2013 Roster Preview: Linebackers

May 31, 2013

List of current NY Jets Linebackers on the roster: # Name Pos. Height Weight Age Exp. College 95 Barnes, Antwan LB 6-1 251 28 6 Florida International 54 Bellore, Nick LB 6-1 250 24 3 Central Michigan 98 Coples, Quinton LB/DE 6-6 290 22 2 North Carolina 56 Davis, Demario LB 6-2 239 24 2 […]

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Jets Resign OLB Calvin Pace

April 16, 2013

According to ESPN’s NFL reporter Adam Schefter the New York Jets have brought linebacker Calvin Pace back after releasing him earlier this year: Jets bringing back LB Calvin Pace on a one-year deal. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 16, 2013 Pace a ten-year NFL veteran had played for the Jets since the 2008 season.  Going […]

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Jets Sign OLB Barnes & LS Purdum

March 18, 2013

The Jets have addressed one of their biggest offseason needs by signing former San Diego Chargers outside linebacker Antwan Barnes: Jets signed OLB Antwan Barnes, formerly of the Chargers. 28-year-old Barnes is a situational defender and special teamer, but he has 14 sacks over the past two seasons and gives the Jets much-needed juice as […]

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