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Dee Milliner, the lone Jets draft pick yet to sign a contract, did not show up for camp on Thursday. Milliner is holding out over language in his rookie contract, and Rex Ryan said the cornerback did not take his physical Thursday morning in New Jersey.Upvote Share Tweet
Sanchez-Smith race finally comes to passFour hours north, the Jets’ quarterback competition arrived at the doorstep of SUNY Cortland and seemed as familiar as ever.Upvote Share Tweet
Mehta: Rex-tension in order for JetsRex Ryan spoke with the unbridled optimism of a company man fully aware that he has been set up to fail. “It’s no different than the past years,” Ryan said on Thursday before coming clean. “Maybe there’s a little more too it.”Upvote Share Tweet
Remade Jets Open Camp and Practice Restraintnytimes.com Updated Jul 25, 2013Coach Rex Ryan said every player would have to earn his way, which is particularly true at quarterback — by far the Jets’ most pressing issue.Upvote Share TweetThe team placed RB Mike Goodson on the “reserve/did not report” list. “We knew Mike was not going to report and we understand why he’s not here,” Rex Ryan said in a statement. The Jets officially put RB Joe McKnight on the physically unable to perform l…Upvote Share Tweet
Geno Smith: My goal is to be one of the greatest quarterbacks everGeno Smith arrived at Jets camp and said he is ready to start toward his goal to be one of the greatest quarterbacks ever. It’s been his goal since the fifth grade, he told the media. So, will the rookie begin his journey to be one of the best ever as t…Upvote Share Tweet
BGA: Scouting J. B. ShugartsBent, TheJetsBlog.comEarlier this week, the Jets signed offensive lineman JB (or Jeff) Shugarts to their active roster. Jets fans might not know too much about Shugarts, so I’ve been looking at game footage in detail to investigate what he could bring t…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Jul 25, 2013The decision of Jets quarterback Geno Smith to push nearly $700,000 in base salary to workout bonuses for 2015 and 2016 sparked a back-and-forth regarding whether more players should do it. One player who would advise against it is 49ers cornerback Tare…Upvote Share Tweet
Nick Folk first to arrive at Jets campSpecial teams wins…Nick Folk…first guy to arrive. #nyj #jets #cortland #nfl Jeane Coakley (@JeaneCoakley) July 25, 2013Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Jul 25, 2013And then there were four. The Broncos just announced that first-round defensive tackle Sylvester Williams had signed his rookie deal, tweeting out the obligatory picture as well. That leaves Chiefs tackle Eric Fisher (first overall), Cardinals guard Jon…Upvote Share TweetAdam Caplan reports via twitter: Former Jets G Brandon Moore is expected to retire, per source. Moore, 33, started 142 games (137 straight games) in his 10 seasons.— Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) July 25, 2013 Update – 11:51 a.m.: Moore’s agent says that Moo…Upvote Share TweetThe New York Jets completed a contract with the second of their two first-round picks, signing defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson to a four-year contract Thursday.Upvote Share TweetThe Jets have officially announced the signings of Sheldon Richardson, Braylon Edwards and Leger Douzable.Upvote Share TweetBraylon Edwards and the New York Jets are together again.Upvote Share Tweet
Jets Arrive At Training CampJul 25Jane McManus and Rich Cimini report on the Jets' arrival at training camp in Cortland, N.Y.
New York Jets' starting job competitions heat upJul 25New York Jets coach Rex Ryan talks about how all starting positions are up for grabs.
New York Jets rookie quarterback Geno Smith excited after first day at practiceJul 25Rookie quarterback Geno Smith talks about his first day of practice at New York Jets training camp.
New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez, coach Rex Ryan on the hot seatJul 25The "Inside Training Camp" crew discusses if the New York Jets should ditch quarterback Mark Sanchez or coach Rex Ryan in 2014.