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Inactives Report: Cromartie and Pryor Active, Richardson Out Sheldon Richardson will miss his fifth game of the season after missing practice all week due to a hamstring injury. Richardson missed the first four games of the season due to a violation of the league's substance abuse policy. Knowing Richardson would likely sit out today, the Jets signed defensive end Mike Catapano from [...]

Inactives Report: Mangold Active, Colon Out While starting center Nick Mangold will make his return, starting right guard Willie Colon will sit for today's game against the Jaguars. According to the Jets' official twitter account Brian Winters will be starting in place of Willie Colon. It's a bittersweet game for the offensive line, as they get their leader in Mangold [...]

Inactives Report: Mangold Out, Wesley Johnson to Start As expected Nick Mangold won't play today against the Raiders, instead Wesley Johnson will take his place in the starting lineup. This comes as somewhat of a surprise considering Dakota Dozier is listed as the backup center on the Jets' official depth chart. Wesley Johnson has no career snaps in a regular season game [...]

Monday Notes: Cromartie, Mauldin Avoid Serious Injuries, Jets Ready for Monday Night Football

    Both Antonio Cromartie and Lorenzo Mauldin had gruesome injuries in last Sunday's game against the Browns. The worst was feared when both players were carted off the field, and didn't return. Initially it seemed that both players had suffered season, if not career ending injuries. Cromartie suffered a knee injury, while Mauldin had [...]

Dakota Dozier, “He’s a Special Person and a Special Player”

By Glenn Naughton Furman University is small liberal arts school in Greenville, South Carolina with an enrollment of just under 3,000 students whose football program boasts quite an impressive FCS (Division II) history. Those who have packed the 16,000 seat Paladin Stadium over the course of the last several decades have been treated to some of the best [...]

Could Jets’ Qvale Surprise on the O-Line?

  By Glenn Naughton   Is there a dark horse emerging in the battle for the starting right guard position during Jets mini-camp? One name that has popped up several times during OTA's and again during this week's three-day mini-camp is one that is known to few Jets fans in offensive lineman Brent Qvale (pronounced Kwah-lee). According to Eric [...]

Gang Green Loading up on the O-Line

By Glenn Naughton   While the importance of a franchise quarterback is more prominent than at any other time in the history of the NFL, teams continue to show time and again that if you can't win the battle in the trenches, piling up victories is going to be a tall order. The need to be [...]

Jets and Brewer Reportedly Reach Agreement

By Glenn Naughton   Brian Costello of the New York Post is reporting that the Jets and free agent G/T James Brewer have come to terms on a one-year contract. The former New York Giants fourth round selection was expected to meet with the Jets today and apparently both sides were happy with what transpired. [...]