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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 Waive CB Leon McFadden

https://twitter.com/RichCimini/status/510183965672493056 One positive to take away from the waiving of Leon McFadden is that it bodes well for Milliner's return Sunday afternoon against the Packers. McFadden spent less than two weeks on the Jets' roster, sticking around for only 11 days. The Jets picked up both Leon McFadden and Phillip Adams to bolster their cornerback [...]

Preseason Game 2 Winners & Losers

Calvin Pryor: after missing the first pre-season game, rookie 1st round pick Calvin Pryor had an impressive night. Pryor defended two passes, recovered a fumble and had one tackle for a loss. His grit and toughness at the safety position makes him a player to watch this season. The Running Backs: with Ivory taking the [...]

Breaking Down The CB Situation

It's been a rough week for Jet fans, as two of the teams top cornerbacks, Dee Milliner and Dexter McDougle, suffered serious injuries: Dexter McDougle Tears ACL Dexter McDougle & Dee Milliner Recovery Times This news has left many members of JetNation wondering who will step up to fill the void left in the defensive backfield. [...]

Training Camp Notes From Cortland

Here's a recap of a few observations from Jets camp at Cortland. This was my first visit to Cortland and I made the mistake of standing too close to the action, which meant plenty of obstructed views of the field due to Jets employees/media/players sometimes creating a barrier between me and the action.  However, here [...]

Jets \ Colts: Game Preview & Notes

Football is back! Thursday night at 7 p.m. the New York Jets will square off at MetLife Stadium against the Indianapolis Colts for their first preseason matchup. Head coach Rex Ryan said that he expects the starters to play into the second quarter. Second year quarterback Geno Smith will start with the first team, as [...]

#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 [...]

Kyle Wilson; Man Of The Year

Congratulations to Kyle Wilson, the NY Jets announced this week that he has been named as the 2013 Walter Payton Man Of The Year.  The full press release appears below. KYLE WILSON NAMED JETS 2013 WALTER PAYTON MAN OF THE YEAR Jan. 9, 2014 – The New York Jets have named cornerback Kyle Wilson as [...]