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Rule Change Will Hurt The NY Jets

On Tuesday the National Football League announced a rule change that will move kickoffs to the 35-yard line (previously kicked from the 30).  This decision, which was made to enhance player safety, will drastically reduce the amount of kickoff returns in the NFL. The New York Jets, ironically a team that voted in favor of [...]

Attention Jets Fans: Don’t Vote For Sanchez

It appears that March Madness has carried over to the video game business as EA Sports is running an online "tournament" to determine the next cover athlete  for "Madden NFL 12."   Here is how it works: 32 NFL Players have been ranked and put into 2 brackets, similar to the format used for the NCAA [...]

New York Jets News And Notes

1) Several Jets to appear at autograph show- On April 8th-10th, GT Sports Marketing will be holding their annual sports card and autograph show at the Garden State Exhibit Center in Somerset, New Jersey.   Several former and current New York Jets players are scheduled to appear including: Joe Namath, Curtis Martin, LaDainian Tomlinson, Antonio [...]

Rex Ryan Interview From Combine (video)

Former Jet Victor Green and Class Act Sports recently covered the NFL Scouting Combine and got a chance to ask Rex Ryan a few questions. Check out the video as once again Rex does not disappoint.

Kerry Rhodes Talks Lockout, Jets on SNY

On Wednesday Kerry Rhodes stopped by the SNY studios to discuss the NFL Lockout, as well as his former team, the New York Jets.  Kerry addresses everything from his relationship with Rex Ryan, to his performance on the field, to what the Jets can do to get to the next level.  You may love or [...]

Impact Of The Lockout: Matt Slauson Interview

Recently ESPN New York posted an interview with New York Jets offensive lineman Matt Slauson that caught my attention.  Slauson and his wife have decided to move back home with Matt's family in order to save money during the lockout.  While the situation is not ideal, it is what is best for Matt and his [...]

New York Jets News And Notes

1) Let the pay cuts begin- In an effort to control costs during the lockout the New York Jets announced that they will be reducing the salaries of all contract employees, including head coach Rex Ryan and general manager Mike Tannenbaum, by 25%.  In addition all non-contract employees will be asked to take a one [...]

Jets CEO Woody Johnson Releases Statement

On Saturday March 12th,  New York Jets Chairman and CEO Woody Johnson released the following statement: “It may take longer than we all had hoped, but New York Jets fans should know that a deal will get done and I remain confident that there will be NFL football in 2011. Although I was very disappointed [...]