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Jets Make Room for Richardson; Waive TE Braedon Bowman

By Glenn Naughton   With defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson eligible to play this Thursday after serving his one-game suspension, the Jets have made room by dropping one of their four tight ends. Gang Green cut ties with recently signed tight end Braedon Bowman, enabling them to add Richardson to their 53-man roster, adding him [...]

Weapons Check: Darron Lee – Preseason Week 1

Our second film breakdown of the Weapons Check series deals with rookie linebacker Darron Lee, out of Ohio State University.  Lee, played mostly with the second unit, but did make his presence known during the game.  Since defense is more reactive, it's hard to grade Lee's performance on a preset rating scale, similar to the [...]

53-Man Roster Projections

  With training camp well underway, the first round of cuts aren't far off. The Jets will have their first preseason game against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Aug. 11. After the first three preseason games all 32 teams must have their rosters trimmed down to 75 players by Aug. 30. On Sept. 3 the final [...]

Sheldon Suspended 1 Game

Sheldon Richardson has been suspended for the 1st game of the season. Here is the statement from the NFL and thoughts from the media. STATEMENT BY AN NFL SPOKESPERSON: Sheldon Richardson of the New York Jets has been suspended without pay for the first game of the 2016 regular season for violating the NFL Personal [...]

Jets Pick Up Fifth-Year Option On Sheldon Richardson

Sheldon Richardson has had quite a tumultuous start to his career with the New York Jets. The immensely talented defensive lineman has thrived at all levels of football. He was a blue-chip prospect who played at the University of Missouri before being drafted thirteenth overall in 2013. At age 25 he is entering the prime [...]

Monday Notes: Richardson Avoids Jail Time, Ivory and Mangold Head to Hawaii

    After missing four games in the 2015 season for failing multiple drugs tests, Sheldon Richardson could very likely be looking at another suspension for the 2016 season. This past Tuesday Richardson pleaded guilty to resisting arrest, a charge that stemmed from an incident in July. Richardson was said to be street racing at speeds [...]

Richardson Pleads Guilty, Avoids Jail Time

By Glenn Naughton In news that will likely mean absolutely nothing to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson today entered a guilty plea for multiple charges stemming from an off-season incident in which he was found to be driving at excessive speeds and resisting arrest while in a vehicle that [...]