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Patience, Perseverance Paying off for Miles

By Glenn Naughton When Rontez Miles heard his name called as he came charging out of the tunnel for the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium this Thursday, as the team's starting safety, it marked the end of a remarkable journey from college prospect to NFL starter.  Yes, Miles' start was due to several injuries in [...]

Inactives Report: Mangold Active, Colon Out While starting center Nick Mangold will make his return, starting right guard Willie Colon will sit for today's game against the Jaguars. According to the Jets' official twitter account Brian Winters will be starting in place of Willie Colon. It's a bittersweet game for the offensive line, as they get their leader in Mangold [...]

Miles Added to Active Roster, Jarvis Harrison Waived

By Glenn Naughton   Thin at the safety position with starter Calvin Pryor still nursing a bad ankle, the New York Jets have promoted pre-season standout Rontez Miles to the active roster while waiving rookie offensive lineman Jarvis Harrison. Following a strong preseason, Miles was on the initial 53-man roster but that was short-lived [...]

Rontez Miles Waived, Safety Ronald Martin Added

By Glenn Naughton   The New York Jets have announced the addition of former Seattle Seahawks safety Ronald Martin and waived a safety of their own, Rontez Miles, to make room for the former LSU product. Miles, who spent last year on the Jets practice squad and nearly had to have his leg amputated late [...]