Posts Tagged ‘New York Jets’

Quinnen Williams Wants the Jets to Draft DeVonta Smith With the No. 2 Pick

Monday, January 18th, 2021

If Jets general manager Joe Douglas let Quinnen Williams make draft decisions, New York would be adding a Heisman Trophy winner with the No. overall pick. The defensive tackle told TMZ Sports that he's hoping New York will take his fellow Alabama alum with the second pick in the 2021 NFL draft.

NFL Draft 2021: Quinnen Williams wants Jets to pass on QB at No. 2 and pick former Alabama teammate instead

Monday, January 18th, 2021

New York Jets defensive tackle Quinnen Williams knows the options general manager Joe Douglas has with the No. pick overall in the 2021 NFL Draft. Behind door No.

NFL Insider Says Jets Are in Best Position to Trade For Texans’ Deshaun Watson

Sunday, January 17th, 2021

While several teams wouldn't hesitate to trade for the Texans' star quarterback, no matter the cost, this NFL insider believes the Jets are in the best position to make a deal. "There’s no team out there better positioned than the New York Jets to put together a compelling trade package for Deshaun Watson," ESPN's Adam Schefter tweeted on Sunday.

Robert Saleh, Mike LaFleur see “untapped potential” in Sam Darnold

Sunday, January 17th, 2021

The first decision to be made by new Jets coach Robert Saleh will be one of his most important: Who will the team’s quarterback be in 2021, and beyond? They have Sam Darnold under contract for one more year, with the ability to pick up his fifth-year option before May 3. They also hold the [more]

Giants select OT Mekhi Becton in 2020 NFL re-draft

Sunday, January 17th, 2021

Entering the 2020 NFL draft, the New York Giants had a choice of several offensive tackle prospects including Andrew Thomas, Mekhi Becton, Jedrick Wills Jr. and Tristan Wirfs. Ultimately, the Giants went with Thomas, who was widely viewed as the most-NFL ready of the group, at No. overall.

Robert Saleh’s hiring by Jets source of pride for Muslim community

Saturday, January 16th, 2021

Robert Saleh has made history that extends far beyond any football field. The New York Jets’ new head coach has families and community leaders excited in neighborhoods all across the country, celebrating the first known Muslim American to hold that position in the NFL. That’s a source of great pride for a group that has been generally underrepresented in the league’s on-field leadership roles.

NY Jets hire Robert Saleh: How players, others around NFL are reacting to new coach

Saturday, January 16th, 2021

The New York Jets haven't had a lot to feel good about on the field in recent years. But on Thursday, when they named 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh as the next head coach, their fans got the chance to celebrate something. The Jets' decision to bring in Saleh has drawn nearly universal praise.

Urban Meyer and Robert Saleh are taken, so who will be the Chargers’ next coach?

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Brandon Staley, Brian Daboll and Eric Bieniemy remain candidates for the Chargers' coaching job, but the team might have to wait to make a decision.

Jets hire 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh as coach

Thursday, January 14th, 2021

The New York Jets reached an agreement in principle with San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh on Thursday night to hire him as their head coach. Saleh replaces Adam Gase, who was fired by on Jan. 3 after going 9-23 in two seasons. The 41-year-old Saleh emerged as the favorite for the Jets job when he was brought in for a second -- and this time, in-person -- interview Tuesday night, and those discussions extended into Wednesday.

Jets’ search continues after 2nd meeting with Titans’ Smith

Thursday, January 14th, 2021

The New York Jets completed their in-person second interview with Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator Arthur Smith on Thursday as their search for a head coach continues. Smith had a remote meeting with the Jets on Monday. The team flew him in Wednesday to meet with team chairman and CEO Christopher Johnson, team president Hymie Elhai and general manager Joe Douglas.