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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 [...]

Jets Win Season Opener, Top Oakland 19-14

The Jets won their season opener over the Oakland Raiders, 19-14. The opening drive went very smoothly for New York, but stalled due to penalties. Greg Salas couldn’t wrap his hands around a well placed ball by Geno Smith, and the Jets had to settle for a field goal. Our first look at the defense [...]

For Jets & Idzik, Eight Is Enough

Jets General Manager John Idzik has pared his roster down to the league-required 53 players with the season opener just over a week away.  As with any team, there were a few decisions that were expected, and a few that left some scratching their heads.  When all was said and done, Idzik kept eight of [...]

Preseason Game 2 Winners & Losers

Calvin Pryor: after missing the first pre-season game, rookie 1st round pick Calvin Pryor had an impressive night. Pryor defended two passes, recovered a fumble and had one tackle for a loss. His grit and toughness at the safety position makes him a player to watch this season. The Running Backs: with Ivory taking the [...]