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News From Today’s Jets Organized Team Activities

The Jets have continued with their voluntary Organized Team Activities (OTAs) this week and today's practice was open to the media.  Here are some of the highlights: Second round draft pick wide receiver Stephen Hill continues to impress after making an acrobatic 50 yard catch from Tim Tebow. [tweet_embed id=208213330656116736] Another rookie Quinton Coples has [...]

Recapping The Jets OTA’s

The Jets continued their organized team activities (OTA) today and was the first practice open to the media while both Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow were on the field.  The team is working hard to implement Tony Sparano’s new offensive system and Coach Rex Ryan likes what he sees, “The tempo I think is the first [...]

Jets Sign First Round Draft Pick Quinton Coples

It's been a busy day for the Jets front office, just hours after signing round seven pick Antonio Allen, the Daily News is reporting they have signed first round pick (#16 overall) defensive end Quinton Coples to a guaranteed four-year contract: The Daily News first reported on Twitter on Thursday that the Jets have agreed [...]

Jets Agree To Contract Terms With Draft Selection Robert T. Griffin

According to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News the Jets have signed the last of their three sixth round draft picks Robert T. Griffin (OG- Baylor): The Daily News has learned that the Jets have come to terms on a four-year deal with sixth-round offensive lineman Robert T. Griffin. [tweet_embed id=202455205659410432] The Jets [...]

The Jets Rookie’s Contracts, The Rookie Wage System And The Salary Cap

Thanks to the NFL’s new Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) signing drafted rookies has become faster and easier.  Many people think the “rookie wage system” is new but it was actually implemented in the 1993 CBA, but revised in 2011, to remove loopholes which allowed the system to be circumvented.  The improved “rookie wage scale” in [...]

Recapping The 2012 New York Jets Draft

The 2012 NFL Draft is now behind us and the Undrafted Free Agency (UDFA) frenzy is here.  Here is an easy to read digest of the NY Jets draft. Round One - DE Quinton Coples Round Two - WR Stephen Hill Round Three - LB Demario Davis Round Six - S Josh Bush Round Six [...]