The Jets have a stacked backfield coming into the 2014 season. Chris Ivory led the team in rushing yards last year with 833 yards, and is arguably one of the best power backs in the league. The Jets also acquired Chris Johnson this offseason, who is infamously known as CJ2K for his 2,000 yard rushing [...]
Nothing says, "please get here NFL season" like a non-story. Well maybe blogging about a non-story that someone else wrote is a bigger sign that the NFL season needs to begin. At any rate, Chris Johnson wants to be the primary starter at running back for the NY Jets. I should have prefaced that with [...]
Here are photos from the New York Jets minicamp practices in Florham Park NJ. We will add more photos as the week continues.
The New York Jets have a nice problem at running back. Talent. They will have to figure out a way to split the carries between two primary backs in Chris Johnson and Chris Ivory. Johnson, who will be 29 this season, has averaged 290 carries per season throughout his career. He has never rushed for [...]
The New York Jets have acquired RB Daryl Richardson on waivers from the Rams. Richardson, who was a 7th round draft pick was the starter with the Rams last year, before losing the job to Zac Stacy. He has 690 yards in two seasons. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/467423291775680512 The Jets back field is crowded with Chris Johnson, Chris Ivory, [...]
Chris Johnson has signed with the New York Jets. In this short video, Courtney Aurillo looks at the Jets backfield and she provides a brief update on the future of JetNation Radio. The show has new hosts and will be back on the air very soon. http://youtu.be/LcPVOS1ewds
The Jets had two consistent running backs this year, but they are who they are. Combined, they rushed for 1,530 yards on the season. LeSean McCoy had more yards (1,607 yards) by himself. Now that's not a slight on the running backs, as it is just as much on the offensive line as the backs. Bilal Powell is [...]
The New York Jets wrapped up their season by beating the Miami Dolphins 20-7 in Miami, and finished the year 8-8, at the .500 mark. It was quite a turn around from earlier this season, where the Jets were crushed by the Dolphins 23-3 at home and gained a grand total of 77 yards. That [...]