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Is Bowles a Safe Bet to Fix Pryor?

By Glenn Naughton As Mike Maccagnan and the New York Jets move forward in assembling their roster for the 2015 season, last year's achilles heel on defense could wind up being one of the best in the NFL, but questions about the secondary still linger. Importing free agent cornerbacks Darrelle Revis, Antonio Cromartie and Buster Skrine will [...]

Report: Marcus Gilchrist Latest to Join Revamped Jets Secondary

By Glenn Naughton   Continuing their free agent spending spree, the New York Jets have reportedly come to terms with former San Diego Chargers safety Marcus Gilchrist.  Terms of the deal are unknown at this time.  According to NFL.com's Ian Rapoport, Gilchrist is expected to sign with the Jets sometime today. Gilchrist joins cornerbacks Antonio Cromarite, Darrelle Revis and Buster [...]

Pryor to Benefit From Hiring of Danna?

With the 18th overall pick in the first round of last year's NFL draft, the New York Jets were on the clock and everyone watching knew that the team had two major needs to fill.  Their stagnant offense was in dire need of a playmaker at the wide receiver position, and their undermanned secondary needed [...]

Wilkerson Makes His Return and Inactives

https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/546705071741108224 Muhammad Wilkerson makes his return to the lineup this week after a three week hiatus. Wilkerson is dealing with turf toe, and is on his second specialized shoe to make playing more comfortable. Wilkerson has 4.5 sacks so far this season, and will look to finish strong. The inactives are: Matt Simms, Walt Powell, [...]

Jets’ Rookie Pryor Hopes to Finish Strong

With only four games remaining on their schedule and any playoff hopes a distant memory, the Jets will spend the final four weeks of the season keeping a very close eye on rookie safety Calvin Pryor.  Taking Pryor with the 18th overall selection was a surprise move to say the least.  Many pundits speculated that [...]

Jarrett’s Performance Puts Rex, Jets in a Bind

Following Sunday's victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers, Jets fans were gushing over the breakout performance  of FS Jaiquawn Jarrett who turned in what was arguably the best effort of any Jets defender this season.  Against Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers, Jarrett had 10 tackles, 2 interceptions, a sack, and a fumble recovery.  His total impact plays on [...]

Milliner Expected To Play Sunday

Eric Decker and David Nelson didn't practice on Thursday, but Dee Milliner returned to the practice field. Decker felt tightness in his hamstring so the Jets shut him down for the day. Rex Ryan was asked if David Nelson was going to miss the game against the Chargers, "Well yeah, I wouldn’t think. He hasn’t [...]