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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,...Read more »
The Giants plan to work out several running backs on Tuesday – including ex-Jet Joe McKnight, according to Jason La Canfora of CBSSports.com.
McKnight provided a big special-teams boost for the Jets. But after four seasons of lackluster production, new GM John Idzik cut the kick returner/running back as the team tried to slash their roster to 53.
The Giants also plan to work out an old...Read more »
Grades just aren't Geno Smith's thing.
And in his case, that’s a good thing.
The Jets quarterback looked every bit the rookie on Saturday night, throwing three picks against the Giants in a 24-21 overtime victory MetLife Bowl.
With the coaching staff desperate to see a quarterback “elevate” himself in this highly-contested game, Smith took a step back. He finished the game with...Read more »
Rex Ryan may not be ready to name a starter for Saturday’s preseason game against the Giants – but Mark Sanchez is resigned to the fact that it won’t be him.
“I’m assuming (Geno Smith will start),” the fifth-year quarterback said. “I don’t know. But they haven’t said, so....”
This week, the Jets strayed from their usual every-two-day quarterback rotation, with Smith practicing with the...Read more »