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Jets Sign OLB Josh Martin

The Jets are making some changes at linebacker. On Monday they waived former 1st round pick Quinton Coples. Tuesday's news was the signing of Josh Martin (OLB). Martin's bio appears below but the Jets are his 4th team. Coples wasn't seeing the field much, but he was listed as a starter. His departure is good [...]

Jets Wa(i)ve Goodbye to Coples

By Glenn Naughton   The New York Jets today announced that they have waived former first-round draft pick, outside linebacker Quinton Coples. Just one day after Coples saw the field for only five snaps against the Houston Texans, Gang Green parted ways with the former North Carolina product. Coples had high hopes entering the [...]

Mac’s Moves Paying Immediate Dividends

By Glenn Naughton   When New York Jets General Manager Mike Maccagnan's off-season spending spree came to a close and the rookie GM had the opportunity to take a step back to look at the roster he and his staff had assembled, nobody would have blamed the man some call "Big Mac" for doing back-flips. [...]

Jets Thin at OLB Following Pace, Mauldin Injuries

By Glenn Naughton The Jets announced today that veteran linebacker Calvin Pace will be joining rookie linebacker Lorenzo Mauldin in the trainer's room for the immediate future. Pace left today's practice session at Florham Park after suffering an apparent groin injury that will likely put him on the shelf along with Mauldin who suffered [...]

Sunday Notes: Geno’s Jaw, Jets Preseason Debut   Tuesday morning former Jets linebacker IK Enemkpali "sucker punched" Geno Smith in the locker room fracturing his jaw in two separate places. According to David Chao, an orthopedic surgeon that focuses on athletes, Geno's recovery time could be significantly shorter than originally anticipated. After the incident, the prognosis was a 6 [...]

Training Camp Day 4: Four Things From the First Weekend of Camp After four days of training camp Geno Smith and Ryan Fitzpatrick have yet to officially throw an interception although there have been a few close calls. On the first match up in 1-on-1 drills between Darrelle Revis and Brandon Marshall, Revis intercepted Geno's pass to Marshall and would have returned it for a TD. [...]