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Jets Release Lankster

The New York Jets announced on Tuesday that they have released CB Ellis Lankster and signed Bradon Smith to the practice squad. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/514548327644672000 https://twitter.com/rlangejets/status/514562197557874688 Lankster was released for the second time this month. The Jets now have an open roster spot on their 53 man roster, stay tuned they will fill that vacancy very soon. [...]

Jets Sign CB Ellis Lankster

https://twitter.com/BrianCoz/status/510415011093966848 On the day after releasing cornerback Leon McFadden the Jets have brought back Ellis Lankster. Lankster was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in 2009 in the 7th round, and has been with the Jets since 2011. On September 1st the Jets cut him, they have re-signed him only 11 days later. With five cornerbacks [...]

Jets Sign Edds; Release Lankster

If you are on the New York Jets roster and you are a cornerback, you should sleep with one eye open. The Jets made yet another move after cutting down the roster to 53 men.  This time Ellis Lankster was released and A.J. Edds was resigned. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/506590705993932800 Lankster was a valuable special team player for [...]

Jets Crushed By Eagles in Preseason Finale

The Jets scrubs were crushed by the Eagles scrubs 37-7 Thursday night. It’s a meaningless game, but the stats weren’t good. The Eagles put up nearly 600 yards, almost half of which were on the ground. Clyde Gates caught the Jets lone touchdown, thrown by Tajh Boyd. As everyone knows, the preseason finale was the [...]

Milliner Injures Ankle

In addition to losing Dexter McDougle, the Jets have yet another cornerback related concern. Dee Milliner injured his ankle during practice on Sunday. https://twitter.com/JetNation/status/498493051288166400 Rex Ryan described what happened on the play. " I saw the play. He just goes and tries to defend the (ball), going against Quincy (Enunwa), tries to make the play [...]

Jets Conquer Colts In First Preseason Game

The Jets opened preseason at MetLife against the Indianapolis Colts tonight, winning 13-10 on a 51 yard field goal by rookie kicker Andrew Furney. This being the first preseason game, there isn’t a lot to take away from it, but we can make some observations about what we saw from the Jets today. + Geno [...]

#JetsCamp: Secondary

  Tim McDonald is the Jets defensive backs coach, McDonald is assisted by Brian Smith at the assistant defensive backs coaching position. McDonald replaced Dennis Thurman last year for the 2013 season. Thurman was the Jets defensive backs coach from 2008 to 2012, and assumed the defensive coordinator position last year. Picked in the 2nd [...]

NY Jets Bring Back Ellis Lankster and Darrin Walls

NY Jets make a smart move and bring back some play makers they are familiar with six days before the start of free agency, Ellis Lankster and Darrin Walls.  Lankster was in 382 special team plays last season and ended the season with 20 kick coverage tackles. He has been an important player on special [...]