Archive for the ‘New York Jets’ Category

Jets RB Matt Forte practicing again, could play Saturday

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

The Jets finally have a bit of good news. Running back Matt Forte has returned to practice and could be ready for the Jets' preseason game Saturday against the Giants Saturday. Forte said there is "no doubt" he will be ready for the Jets' season opener against the Bills, which is one of the few positive things to come out of the Jets' camp this summer.

Jets’ Forte practices fully, ‘no doubt’ he’ll play in opener

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Matt Forte's hamstring is feeling healthy and he's ready for some game action. The New York Jets running back practiced fully on Tuesday for the first time in more than three weeks and insists he'll be ready to play in the regular-season opener. The Jets' projected starter at running back ran without any issues in practice Tuesday.

Army-Navy to play in NJ in 2021; Philadelphia 4 more times

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

With a chance to try something different, Army and Navy instead chose to stick with tradition. The annual Army-Navy football game will be played in Philadelphia four times from 2018-2022, returning to its most frequent host city. Military academy officials and Army-Navy game sponsor USAA announced Tuesday at Philadelphia's City Hall that Lincoln Financial Field, home of the NFL's Eagles, will be the site of the 2018, '19, '20 and '22 games.

Bowles says Jets will win more games than expected this season

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Jets head coach Todd Bowles believes his team will perform better than anyone is expecting them to this season, per ESPN's Rich Cimini.  Bowles spoke to Mike Francesa on WFAN radio at camp Monday, and gave the Jets' fan base an encouraging message.  "I would tell them that we're not going to be a terrible team," Bowles said. "We're going to come out there and fight, and blood, sweat and tears will go out to the city and our fans, and we're going to win more games than everybody ever expected." Critics may not see the Jets as a winning team, but Bowles is not concerned with what other people think about his team. He believes his roster is clicking, and he is enjoying every minute of the new season.

Christopher Johnson takes over as Jets chairman and CEO

Monday, August 21st, 2017

Jets owner Woody Johnson has passed on the duties of team chairman and CEO to his brother, Christopher Johnson, the team announced on Monday. The anticipated move came after Woody Johnson was sworn in as US Ambassador to the UK and Northern Ireland on Monday.   Earlier this month, Woody Johnson was confirmed by the Senate to serve in the role. Johnson, who helped fundraise for President Trump's election effort and donated money for his inauguration, was nominated by the President in June. Johnson said following the nomination that if confirmed, he would hand over his duties as Chairman and CEO to his brother. "The New York Jets have been an integral part of our family since 2000, but this is

Bowles will announce Jets’ starting QB next Monday

Monday, August 21st, 2017

Todd Bowles will declare the winner of the New York Jets' quarterback competition next Monday. Christian Hackenberg and Bryce Petty are also in the mix, but the 38-year-old McCown has been the front-runner for the job since signing a one-year, $6 million deal with New York in March. ''We'll discuss it after the game (against the Giants on Saturday night) and come up with our starter,'' Bowles said Monday after the team held a walkthrough practice.

7 NFL teams that would would be better off with the Night King at QB

Monday, August 21st, 2017

Game of Thrones is a popular TV show about a nephew who’s falling in love with his aunt and they will probably do sex together. They’ve teamed up to fight a bunch of blue-faced ice men and a zombie army who were originally created to keep humans from trashing the natural world. On the most recent episode of this very hip TV show, the main blue-faced ice man, dubbed the Night King, threw a spear made of weaponized ice into the sky and brought down a dragon. It was the kind of athletic display befitting of draft Twitter hero Tom Savage. And it simply must be capitalized on with some cutting edge internet content. Thus, I fell onto my magic steel sword to create said content for you. You are welcome.

Jordan Matthews expects to be ready for Bills’ season opener

Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Getting traded by the Philadelphia Eagles wasn't easy on receiver Jordan Matthews. Getting hurt in his first practice with the Buffalo Bills didn't help. Putting his emotions and frustrations aside, Matthews vowed Sunday that he'll be healthy, ready and focused to play in the season opener against the New York Jets in three weeks.

Christian Hackenberg’s Wikipedia page changed after vicious sack

Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Where was the blocking on this emphatic sack of Jets quarterback Christian Hackenberg?Someone make sure Christian Hackenberg is okay. pic.twitter.com/v3heBo9OOo — Sporting News (@sportingnews) August 19, 2017 More reliable than the Jets' offensive line

Jets tell Josh McCown after game: “Don’t talk”

Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Dysfunctional organizations tend to be dysfunctional in multiple respects. And, yes, this one is about the New York Jets. After quarterback Josh McCown took fewer reps in the preseason game against the Lions than coach Todd Bowles previously had indicated