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New York Jets running back Mike Goodson, arrested in May for allegedly possessing a semi-automatic handgun and marijuana, received a four-game league suspension Monday for violating the NFL's policy and program for substances of abuse.Upvote Share Tweet
After being activated off the physically unable to perform list on Friday, wide receiver Santonio Holmes practiced with the New York Jets Monday for the first time since suffering a Lisfranc injury last September. According to Ian Begley of ESPNNewYork.…Upvote Share Tweet
Sanchez hopes clipped wing is ready for Week 1Mark Sanchez has 12 days to heal if he’s going to be ready to face Darrelle Revis and the Bucs in the Jets’ season opener on Sept. 8.Upvote Share Tweet
Mehta: Rex gets last word on QB choice, job may hinge on itRex Ryan will make one final impactful decision for the Jets as his professional world slowly crumbles around him. Less than a month after new general manager John Idzik publicly undercut his head coach’s autonomy in the quarterback competition evaluati…Upvote Share Tweet
Jets release Hayden SmithThe Jets have released Hayden Smith, the team announced. Smith signed with the Jets in April 2012 and was waived in August of that year. He signed with the practice squad the next day, and was promoted to the active roster in late October. Smith made on…Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Updated Aug 26, 2013Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul was taken off the physically unable to perform list Monday, and safety Antrel Rolle joined him at practice.Upvote Share Tweet
Ryan Refuses to Revisit Quarterback Situationnytimes.com Updated Aug 26, 2013After taking responsibility for playing Mark Sanchez late in Saturday’s preseason game, Jets coach Rex Ryan did not want to answer questions Monday about Sanchez or Geno Smith.Upvote Share TweetFLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Jets quarterback Geno Smith called his performance on Saturday against the Giants "uneven." Most Jets fans would probably label that an understatement. The rookie threw three interceptions, and he stepped out of the end z…Upvote Share Tweet
Coakley’s Corner: Q&A with Ellis LanksterJeané Coakley, SNY Jets Reporter: There are plenty of new faces in the Jets secondary this season, but cornerback Ellis Lankster enters his third season with the Jets and is looking to build on last season. Hes a guy who works hard and always has a smil…Upvote Share Tweet
Stumbling Out The GateCNNSI.com Updated Aug 26, 2013Is the Jets' 2013 season already doomed after a disastrous preseason? And will that cost Rex Ryan his job?Upvote Share Tweet
Chris Christie Is Now Feuding With Jets Beat Writersdeadspin.com Updated Aug 26, 2013Roget himself couldn't find the words for how excited I am about this Jets season. With Rex Ryan likely needing a miracle to save his job, all the built-up animus between the press and the front office over the past few years is bound to come to a boil.…Upvote Share TweetFLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- In a conversation two weeks ago about his future with the Jets, Braylon Edwards was confident he'd make the 53-man roster. He felt he had a strong ally in GM John Idzik, a former Seahawks executive who watched him play last season.…Upvote Share TweetRex Ryan confirmed that Mark Sanchez won’t practice or play this week due to what is being reported as a bruised shoulder. The team will not confirm the diagnosis as anything more than a “shoulder injury.” Sanchez is officially listed as day-to-day. “I’…Upvote Share TweetOnce upon a time, Eli Manning was Eli The Terrible. No, really. It’s true, even though some of his fans are probably too young to remember.Upvote Share Tweet
Jets pare roster with 14 cutsESPN.com Updated Aug 26, 2013FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- The Jets released 14 players Monday. Here you go: NOTABLES: RB/KR Joe McKnight -- I could provide an explanation, but I'm not going to get into that. G Stephen Peterman -- Another bad signing by GM John Idzik. The cost was minimal;…Upvote Share TweetThe Jets released 15 players on Monday morning, including Joe McKnight, the running back who failed his conditioning test, suffered migraines, was arrested, had a concussion and was unable to walk to the practice field over the last few weeks.Upvote Share TweetNew York Jets head coach Rex Ryan has a combined 14-18 record the past two seasons, with his team missing the playoffs both years. Those losses have put Ryan on the coaching hot seat and now, he appears to be losing his once cozy relationship with the m…Upvote Share TweetMike Garafolo writes for FoxSports that while JaMarcus Russell has had some extremely light interest from NFL teams since he’s tried to make a comeback earlier this year, he explains why Russell hasn’t had much interest around the league, despite teams …Upvote Share Tweet
Jets QB Situation Remains MuddledAug 26ESPNNewYork.com's Rich Cimini gives the latest from Jets camp after Rex Ryan declined to name a starter for the final preseason game.
Should Mark Sanchez or Geno Smith start at QB for the New York Jets?Aug 26Who should be the New York Jets' starting quarterback: Mark Sanchez or Geno Smith? NFL Network analysts Heath Evans and Willie McGinest debate.
Quarterback situation remains a mystery for Rex Ryan and the New York JetsAug 26NFL Network's Kimberly Jones updated the New York Jets quarterback situation with an injured Mark Sanchez and rookie Geno Smith. Plus, how did head coach Rex Ryan act in Monday's press conference?
Has New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan lost control?Aug 26After giving a frustrating press conference on Saturday night, the "NFL Total Access" crew debate what New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan's state of mind heading into the regular season.
Not Just About Adrian PetersonAug 26Not Just About Adrian Peterson
Arian Foster: The AFC’s Mystery ManAug 26HOUSTON — Battle of the heavyweights here Sunday. When it was mostly first-teamers versus first-teamers through the first half, the score was the rejuvenated Saints (with some frisky new pups on defense) 17, Texans (minus J.J. Watt and Arian Foster) 16.…
Chadiha: Lacy might be the draft's biggest stealAug 26In need of a jolt to their running game, the Packers might have found their answer in Eddie Lacy, Jeffri Chahida writes.