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Jets Trio of Cuts Bode Well for Young Safety

By Glenn Naughton   Having trimmed their roster to the required 75 players prior to tomorrow night's final preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles, the list of the players let go by the Jets is a positive development for one of Gang Green's many undrafted free agent rookies. In cutting ties with Dion Bailey, [...]

August 16th Jets Camp Report

By Glenn Naughton   The weather let up just a bit yesterday at Florham Park as the Jets came out for their penultimate practice leading up to their second pre-season game on the road against the Washington Redskins this Friday night. Perhaps the most surprising aspect of the session came in that quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick [...]

Jets Training Camp Weekend Wrap-Up

By Glenn Naughton   The New York Jets wrapped up a weekend of practices following their pre-season opening win against the Jacksonville Jaguars and while it was business as usual for the most part, there were a few noteworthy developments. During Saturday's session, a big hit from safety Rontez Miles to running back Romar Morris left [...]

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 [...]