After re-signing Erin Henderson the Jets wasted little time by adding middle linebacker Bruce Carter to the mix. Carter has agreed to terms on a one-year deal believed to be around the veteran minimum. Carter joins David Harris and Erin Henderson at the middle linebacker position, and will be a candidate for sub [...]
Performance-based pay is extra money doled out to players who's playing time is disproportionate to their current contract. The money is taken from a fund given to each team. Each team is given roughly $3.8 million to distribute to players. The system aims to reward up-and-coming players who have high snap counts, but [...]
Before free agency began the Jets knew they wouldn't be able to keep all of their top tier free agents due to cap restraints, but they were hoping to hold onto Damon Harrison. Harrison signed a five-year, $46.25 million contract with the New York Giants ($24 million guaranteed), bolting to the cross-town rivals. [...]
Damon "Snacks" Harrison has always been a fan favorite. There are reports stating that he is staying in town but will join the New York Giants. https://twitter.com/JasonLaCanfora/status/707655836919840769 https://twitter.com/BrianCoz/status/707656230605611008 https://twitter.com/CLoprestiWFAN/status/707658261990907905 Jets fans are sounding off on the loss of Damon Harrison in our forums.
Last Monday news broke that the Jets were planning to use their franchise tag designation on Muhammad Wilkerson, although it was expected they would make the move beforehand. It wasn't until Tuesday, the day of the deadline, that they officially announced the move. Under the franchise tag Muhammad Wilkerson is set to make [...]
By Glenn Naughton In a move that's a mere formality at this point, it appears the New York Jets, as expected, will be slapping defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson with the franchise tag according to Kim Jones. https://twitter.com/KimJonesSports/status/704330708387536896 That takes care of one of the biggest question marks for the Jets this off-season for now, with [...]
Antonio Cromartie's return to the Jets lasted only one season, he was released from the team a week ago. The move saved the Jets $8 million dollars in cap space as Cromartie's contract wasn't guaranteed after his first season. On Sunday, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that Cromartie has a visit scheduled with [...]
By Glenn Naughton (@AceFan23) Few things fire up a fan base more than sitting back and watching while their team fills holes up and down the roster during the league's free agency period. Perhaps the only thing better, is when those players added through free agency are being poached from within their own [...]