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Calvin Pryor Player Profile

https://youtu.be/l6Ri10thfLM Name: Calvin Pryor Position: SS/FS HT: 5' 11" WT: 208 College: Louisville Acquired: 2014 Draft/1st Round (18th overall) Twitter: @star_island25 Calvin Pryor grew up and attended high school in Port St. Joe, Florida, a small town with less than 3,500 residents. Being a natural athlete he tried his hand at multiple sports including basketball, baseball, and football. Pryor captained all three of the [...]

Sudfeld Clears Waivers, Back to Jets and on IR

By Glenn Naughton   The New York Jets have announced that after clearing waivers, tight end Zach Sudfeld is returning to the team and will be placed on Injured Reserve. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/611271114426318848 The 6' 7'' tight end was injured during mandatory minicamp last week when he was hit by safety Calvin Pryor during non-contact drills.  Sudfeld [...]

Sudfeld Released Following Torn ACL

  By Glenn Naughton   When the New York Jets selected hard-hitting safety Calvin Pryor with their first-round selection of last year's NFL draft (18th overall), they did so with the expectation of Pryor being able to knock out any receivers that came his way. After a rookie season in which his trademark hits at [...]

Pryor Excited for Move Back to Strong Safety

For Calvin Pryor it's a new head coach, old position. It was recently confirmed by Jets' head coach Todd Bowles that Calvin Pryor, the Jets' first round pick of last year's draft, will be moving back to his collegiate position of strong safety. Pryor will man the strong safety position, while recent acquisition Marcus Gilchrist [...]

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 [...]