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Jets release Ben Obomanu

Jets release Ben Obomanu

thejetsblog.com Updated Oct 1, 2013
The Jets have released wide receiver Ben Obomanu. Obumanu had one catch for eight yards this season. For the practice squad, the team also released running back Kareem Huggins and re-signed linebacker Troy Davis. Brian Bassett, TheJetsBlog.comObomanu ha…
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  • Josh Cribbs worked out for Jets

    Josh Cribbs worked out for Jets

    thejetsblog.com Oct 1, 2013
    Josh Cribbs worked out for the Jets today, according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. La Canfora reports that Cribbs is “back to full health.” Cribbs was released by the Browns in March. He signed with the Raiders in MAy, but was released in late Augu…
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  • What's New In The NHL This Year?

    What's New In The NHL This Year?

    deadspin.com Oct 1, 2013
    The NHL season officially drops the puck tonight with two marquee matchups and some garbage involving the hobbled Oilers and miserable Jets. While loathe to break with our tradition of needlessly dismissive and alienating hockey previews, enough has cha…
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  • Source: Jets' Holmes out multiple games

    Source: Jets' Holmes out multiple games

    New York Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes will miss multiple games because his hamstring injury is worse than initially thought, according to a league source.
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  • Report: Jets to sign David Nelson, Santonio Holmes expected to …

    Report: Jets to sign David Nelson, Santonio Holmes expected to miss a few weeks

    profootballtalk.com Oct 1, 2013
    Wide receiver Santonio Holmes hurt his hamstring late in Sunday’s 38-13 loss to the Titans and it looks like the team is planning to be without him for a spell. Brian Costello of the New York Post reports that Holmes is expected to miss a few weeks as a…
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  • Goodson Finally Wearing Green

    Goodson Finally Wearing Green

    The New York Jets will have a fresh face in the backfield in Atlanta on Monday night, as the team will finally unveil their big free-agent acquisition, RB Mike Goodson. Goodson, was signed in the off-season to compliment the power running style of Chris…
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  • Tuesday morning one-liners

    Tuesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Oct 1, 2013
    Jerry Sullivan of the Buffalo News thinks it is time for the Bills to move on from S Jairus Byrd. Falling behind meant the Dolphins weren’t able to stick with their running game. How will the Patriots replace DT Vince Wilfork in their lineup? A call for…
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  • Sam Baker could miss Falcons’ next game

    Sam Baker could miss Falcons’ next game

    profootballtalk.com Oct 1, 2013
    The Falcons are struggling to find consistency in several phases of the game, and injuries are a big part of the problem. So the news that left tackle Sam Baker could miss next Monday’s game with the Jets comes as unwelcome news. According to D. Orlando…
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  • Green Day: Still paying for ShoulderGate

    Green Day: Still paying for ShoulderGate

    ESPN.com Oct 1, 2013
    The New York Jets remain haunted by Aug. 24, the day Rex Ryan decided to insert Mark Sanchez into the fourth quarter of a preseason game. You know how it turned out. They lost their only experienced quarterback that night, the presumptive starter, forci…
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  • Smith Implodes; Titans Defeat Jets 38-13

    Smith Implodes; Titans Defeat Jets 38-13

    jetsgab.com Oct 1, 2013
    The Jets tricked everyone for a while into thinking they were a rejuvenated franchise led by a promising rookie quarterback, and dominant defense. However, their recent success proved to be nothing more than a clever charade as the real New York Jets tu…
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  • Video - NFL Nation Buzz: Jets 00:40

    NFL Nation Buzz: Jets

    Oct 1
    ESPN Jets reporter Rich Cimini on what challenges Geno Smith will face whne the Jets play the Falcons on Monday Night Football.

Sports Columnists

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    Oct 1
    Mailbag: Teams that let their run game slide too much usually struggle, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: Matt Schaub's time in Houston may be running out

    Oct 1
    Imagine how strange and downright novel it must feel to be Tony Romo about now, waking up each day as merely the second-most embattled NFL quarterback in Texas. He owes Houston's Matt Schaub for that one.
  • Old Orleans: The Sizzling Saints Look Very Familiar

    Oct 1
    Everything seemed to be going the Saints’ way Monday night, as Kenny Vaccaro (32) and the defense forced Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill into committing four turnovers. (Chris Graythen/Getty Images) In New Orleans, time has a way of standing still, …