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New York Jets news, commentary and insider info from beat writer Kimberley A. Martin.
A day after Rex Ryan hinted the Jets were looking for "a playmaker," a source confirmed to Newsday that the team plans to sign Josh Cribbs Tuesday.
The Jets have shown interest in Cribbs since the offseason. The former Browns kick returner and wide receiver worked out for the Jets in May, though Jets general manager John Idzik told reporters Cribbs "wasn't quite" fully-healed...Read more »
Like his head coach, Muhammad Wilkerson still is lamenting the missed opportunities against the Steelers – namely, his near-safety on quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. But Sunday is a clean slate for the Jets, who will face Tom Brady and the Patriots for the second time this season. But is their Week 7 matchup a must-win for the Jets?
“We always go in every week thinking we’re going to win the...Read more »
Miguel Maysonet’s long, winding road in the NFL has brought him to Florham Park.
The former Stony Brook running back – who briefly spent time with the Eagles, Colts, Browns and Chargers this year – will sign to the Jets practice squad Tuesday.
Maysonet flew into to Cincinnati Monday for a scheduled work out with the Bengals the following morning. But as soon as he landed, the Jets came...Read more »
Mike Goodson's season is over.
The running back tweeted the news Monday morning, writing: "MRI Shows that I Tore My MCL and ACL yesterday..... Not to[sic] happy right now But Everything Happens for a reason! #LetGoAndLetGod."
It's been a rocky season for Goodson, who was reinstated last week after serving a four-game suspension stemming from his offseason arrest. His first...Read more »
Mark Sanchez's shoulder surgery obviously went well. Really well. So well, he's in good enough spirits to join the viral video craze and make a "Starbucks Drake Hands" parody. With a green Hulk hand.
App users can watch the video here: http://bit.ly/19268fl...Read more »
As expected, Antonio Cromartie will be active against the Steelers Sunday.
The Jets cornerback was questionable for the game on Friday, a day after he hyperextended his right knee in practice. Hours before kickoff, Cromartie, donning pink cleats for Breast Cancer Awareness month, did some light running and cutting on the field.
In some other non-surprising news, the Jets will be without...Read more »
Good news, Jets fans.
According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Antonio Cromartie is expected to play Sunday against the Steelers (0-4).
The Jets' No. 1 cornerback was listed as questionable on Friday's injury report after he hyperextended his knee during a closed-to-the-media portion of practice Thursday.
"It was one of those hold-your-breath-type deals," Rex Ryan said....Read more »
The Jets could be without their two top cornerbacks on Sunday.
Two-time Pro Bowler Antonio Cromartie underwent an MRI Thursday after suffering a non-contact knee injury in Thursday's practice, according to ESPN New York.
The team reportedly is "concerned" the injury could be serious, though the MRI results weren't immediately known. One source in the story described Cromartie's...Read more »
Mark Sanchez hasn't been spotted by the media since the Jets' dramatic win Monday night against the Falcons. But the Jets quarterback checked in with his fans via social media on Thursday.
Sanchez posted an Instagram photo of his medical bracelet with his name, date of birth and surgery date -- Oct. 8.
"Surgery went really well...," wrote Sanchez, who underwent season-ending...Read more »
When your team’s 0-4, drastic measures are in order it seems.
In an attempt to get his players back on track, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin has banned all games from the locker room. That means, “no pool cues, ping-pong paddles and shuffleboard discs,” according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
The Steelers haven't started 0-4 since 1968. On Sunday, they’ll look to get their first victory...Read more »