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Stacy Addition Gives Jets Impressive RB Depth

By Glenn Naughton   Even after addressing the running back position by re-signing Bilal Powell and adding Stevan Ridley via free agency earlier this offseason, Jets General Manager Mike Maccagnan didn't hesitate when the opportunity to add another talented runner presented itself. Instead of using his final draft choice (no. 224), Maccagnan dealt the 7th round pick to [...]

Jets Deal for Running Back Zac Stacy

By Glenn Naughton   The Jets traded one of their seventh round selections (no. 224) to acquire running back Zac Stacy from the Rams as St. Louis granted a request made by Stacy's representatives following their selection of Georgia running back Todd Gurley. Having re-signed running back Bilal Powell and adding free agent Stevan Ridley [...]

Ridley Chooses Gang Green

By Glenn Naughton   Following days of rumors and speculation regarding his final landing spot, former Patriots running back Steven Ridley has agreed to terms with the New York Jets.  Terms of the deal are unknown at this time. Ridley was selected in the third round of the 2011 draft by New England before spending  three [...]

Jets Reportedly Among Ridley’s top Choices

By Glenn Naughton   According to Boston.com, former New England Patriots running back Stevan Ridley has narrowed his list of choices down to the Jets and Miami Dolphins as he visited both clubs last week. Ridlay,  a four-year veteran struggled with fumbling issues through is first three seasons before playing in six games last year [...]

Bilal Powell to Stay With Jets

By Glenn Naughton   The New York Jets and running back Bilal Powell have agreed to a new contract that keeps Powell in green and white heading in to 2015 as a part of Chan Gailey's offense. With Rex Ryan taking over in Buffalo, some speculation had Powell heading to the Jets' AFC East rival to reunite with [...]

Bilal Powell Out With Illness and Other Inactives

https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/537012145100447745 Bilal Powell will not be suiting up for today's game against the Bills. Powell is apparently dealing with an illness that will render him unfit to play. Other inactives include: Dakota Dozier, Wesley Johnson, Walt Powell, Josh Thomas, Matt Simms, and IK Enemkpali Dakota Dozier and Wesley Johnson most likely won't be active for [...]

Jets Shutout by Chargers

The Jets lost their fourth game in a row, getting run over by Phillip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers 31-0. The Jets couldn’t get anything going on offense for all of the first quarter. The defense couldn’t get off the field. Jets’ cornerback Phillip Adams had the defense’s first interception of the season in [...]

Chris Johnson Conference Call With JetNation.com

Glenn Naughton of JetNation.com attended a teleconference with Jets star running back Chris Johnson.  The following is a transcript of JetNation.com's portion of the conference. Glenn Naughton:  Chris, when you were a free agent evaluating your options, how much weight did you place on the history that Marty Mornhinweg and the success he had in [...]