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Rex Ryan Book Signing 5/5/11

On May 5th New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan will be appearing at Mendham Books (in Mendham NJ) to sign his new book "Play Like You Mean It".  For more information check out www.mendhambooks.com or call (973)543-4949. From the Mendham Books website: This is a ticketed event so the sooner you order the book [...]

2011 NFL Draft: New York Jets Q&A

Now that the NFL Scouting Combine has come and gone it is time to start putting together the New York Jets draft board.  Recently Matt Bitonti from DraftDaddy.com took the time to answer a few questions about the 2011 NFL Draft, which is scheduled to begin on April 28th. TR:  Matt before we go into [...]

New York Jets News And Notes

Bob Sanders to the Chargers- ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting that free agent safety Bob Sanders, who visited with the Jets on Wednesday, will be signing a one-year deal with the Chargers.  It will be interesting to see the terms of the contract, but it is safe to assume that a ton of incentive/injury clauses [...]

Combine Interview Mentions Comparison to Gholston

Former Jet Victor Green and the guys over at classactsports.com recently covered the NFL scouting combine.  A very interesting segment went down when Jared Ginsberg asked Ohio State defensive lineman Cam Heyward about being compared to former Jet Vernon Gholston.  Check out his answer in this video ( at about the 2:00 mark). http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7qYo53MyR0g&feature=player_embedded

New York Jets News and Notes

1) Safety Bob Sanders visits- On Wednesday free agent safety Bob Sanders visited with the New York Jets.  Sanders, the Defensive Player of the Year in 2007, was recently released by the Indianapolis Colts after three injury plagued seasons (only played in 9 games). When healthy Sanders is one of the hardest hitting safeties in [...]

Jets Make Qualifying Offers to 9 Players

On Tuesday the New York Jets made qualifying tender offers (compensation required if signed by another team) to 9 of their restricted free agents.  The list is as follows: Antonio Cromartie: 1st and 3rd Santonio Holmes: 1st and 3rd Brad Smith: 2nd Eric Smith: 3rd Kellen Clemens: 3rd Drew Coleman: 6th Nick Folk: 6th Right [...]

Tomlinson To Return For 2011 Season

Several media outlets are reporting that running back LaDainian Tomlinson will be returning to the New York Jets for the 2011 season.  This is a smart move by the Jets as LT was a very effective receiver out of the backfield providing a safety valve for Mark Sanchez.  In addition Tomlinson did a tremendous job [...]

Updated Information On Released Players; Coaches To Face Pay Cuts?

Jets save approximately $10 million in cap space- With the release of Kris Jenkins, Damien Woody, Vernon Gholston, and Jason Taylor the Jets will be saving approximately $10 million dollars in cap space.  This is a considerable amount of money considering all of the pending free agents that the Jets have on their roster.  According [...]