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Jets cut two after marijuana possession arrests

Jets cut two after marijuana possession arrests

CNNSI.com profootballtalk.com Updated May 2, 2013
New York Jets defensive end Claude Davis and cornerback Cliff Harris were cut a day after they were arrested and charged with possession of marijuana.
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  • Coples: I Have To Do More

    Coples: I Have To Do More

    Jets Nation is abuzz now that Quinton Coples has been officially moved to the outside linebacker position. For his part, Coples has been diligently working on making the transition and recognizes he needs to step up to the plate and do more than he did …
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  • David Garrard wants a politics-free quarterback competition

    David Garrard wants a politics-free quarterback competition

    profootballtalk.com May 2, 2013
    Mark Sanchez was the only Jets quarterback wearing a headband on Thursday, but he wasn’t the only one talking to the media. David Garrard also took a turn in front of the microphones and cameras to talk about the quarterback competition set to unfold ov
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  • Swagger, confidence key for Mark Sanchez

    Swagger, confidence key for Mark Sanchez

    The lines are drawn with the New York Jets after the team opened a five-way quarterback competition this offseason involving Mark Sanchez, David Garrard, Greg McElroy, Matt Simms and rookie Geno Smith. The Jets returned to work this week after New York …
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  • New Information Emerges Regarding the Departure of CB Harris an…

    New Information Emerges Regarding the Departure of CB Harris and LB C. Davis

    thejetsblog.com May 2, 2013
    Ex-Jets Claude Davis + Cliff Harris arrested Mon, charged w/ poss of marijuana, Morris Cty police confirm to Sal Pal. Both plyrs waived. - Rich Cimini (@RichCimini) May 2, 2013 Eric Weeks, theJetsBlog.comWhile the Jets needed to (and still need to) trim
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  • Tebow dropping hints about where he’d like to go

    Tebow dropping hints about where he’d like to go

    profootballtalk.com May 2, 2013
    The only noise on the Tim Tebow front seems to be from those shouting him down. But it sounds like the former Jets backup is growing realistic about his plight, while looking for a specific set of conditions to help fix it. According to Jason Cole of Ya…
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  • Mark Sanchez Is Now Dressing Like A Soccer Player

    Mark Sanchez Is Now Dressing Like A Soccer Player

    deadspin.com May 2, 2013
    What should you do when your employers basically make it apparent that you are unqualified to hold the job you currently have? (The Jets have unquestionably done this, by drafting Geno Smith, and signing David Garrard, and starting Greg McElroy, and gen…
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  • Would Tim Tebow be a bust in CFL?

    Would Tim Tebow be a bust in CFL?

    ESPN.com May 2, 2013
    The NFL future of former New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow remains cloudy. But Tebow could play in another league this year, such as the CFL, if he so desires. His rights have already been claimed by the Montreal Alouettes. But would Tebow also be a m…
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  • Geno Smith camp shares details on decision to fire agents

    Geno Smith camp shares details on decision to fire agents

    profootballtalk.com May 2, 2013
    New Jets quarterback Geno Smith didn’t have much to say about his decision to change agents only days after the draft. Someone close to Smith has since said plenty more. Barry Petchesky of Deadspin has spoken to a person in the Smith camp, who has share
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  • Thursday morning one-liners

    Thursday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com May 2, 2013
    The Bills added a considerable amount of speed to their WR corps during the draft. The Dolphins are holding a job fair today for their stadium project which may not happen. A vote for T.J. Moe as the Patriots’ unheard of rookie free agent who could make
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  • Video - Is Mark Sanchez's starting spot up for grabs? 04:13

    Is Mark Sanchez's starting spot up for grabs?

    May 2
    Does Mark Sanchez have a firm grip on the New York Jets starting quarterback position? "NFL Total Access" weighs in on the Jets' QB quandary.
  • Video - Mark Sanchez vs. Geno Smith 02:01

    Mark Sanchez vs. Geno Smith

    May 2
    Who will win the open competition this offseason? Daniel Jeremiah breaks down the New York Jets quarterback situation on "NFL Total Access."
  • Video - Sanchez Vows To Be Starting QB 03:07

    Sanchez Vows To Be Starting QB

    May 2
    Jets QB Mark Sanchez speaks to the media for the first time since New York drafted QB Geno Smith and vows to be the opening-day starter.
  • Video - Moon: Tebow Can't Play QB In CFL 06:54

    Moon: Tebow Can't Play QB In CFL

    May 2
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless react to Warren Moon's comments that Tim Tebow doesn't throw the ball well enough to play QB in the Canadian Football League.