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Former Jets QB Greg McElroy announces retirement

GREG MCELROY Quarterback The second-year quarterback out of

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Greg McElroy is calling it quits at the age of 25.

The former Jets quarterback announced via Twitter Friday morning that he’s retiring from the NFL after three seasons.

At this time, I would like to announce my retirement from the NFL. pic.twitter.com/b9cUHLPj70— Greg McElroy (@GVMcElroy) March 21, 2014

McElroy, a seventh-round pick by the Jets in 2011, was released in favor of...

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Pacman Jones: Rex told me to 'shut the hell up'

Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam Jones warms up before

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Rex Ryan and Cincinnati cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones got into a war of words during the Bengals' 49-9 beatdown of the Jets Sunday.

Jones told Bengals.com that he thought Jets receiver David Nelson was playing dirty and later exchanged heated words with the Jets coach.

Ryan's response?

"He told me to shut the hell up," said the cornerback, who picked off Geno...

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Santonio Holmes says his hammy 'feels good,' but still unsure about playing Sunday

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Santonio Holmes has been so focused on his own production over the years, he hasn’t had time to watch other offensive stars. Literally.

Asked for an assessment of fellow wideout A.J. Green -- whom the Jets will try to stop Sunday in Cincinnati -- Holmes matter-of-factly replied: “I don’t watch any offensive guys in the NFL at all.”

Really? Like, not even occasionally as a football fan?

“No,”...

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Jets to sign ex-Stony Brook RB Miguel Maysonet to practice squad

Cleveland Browns running back Miguel Maysonet runs the

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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...

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Giants sign ex-Jets FB John Conner

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"The Terminator" is back in New Jersey -- East Rutherford, that is.

The Giants signed former Jets fullback John Conner to replace Henry Hynoski, who was placed on injured reserve.

Conner was a breakout star for the Jets during the 2010 filming of "Hard Knocks," earning "The Terminator" nickname from Rex Ryan due to his physical style of play. Conner,...

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