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New York Jets news, commentary and insider info from beat writer Kimberley A. Martin.
A day after Dee Milliner was limited in practice due to a hamstring injury, the Jets rookie cornerback was nowhere to be found Thursday – at least during the 20-minute portion allotted to the media.
Milliner injured his hammy in practice Wednesday, according to Rex Ryan, and it’s unclear whether he’ll be ready for Sunday’s game in Tennessee. The rookie, who was unable to participate in rookie...Read more »
On Thursday, linebacker, defensive lineman Quinton Coples took a cautious approach to queries about his physical status after undergoing an ankle procedure in the preseason. But after completing his first full week of practice with the Jets since the surgery on Friday, head coach Rex Ryan pronounced Coples "probable" and then added, "He's playing."
Ryan said Coples...Read more »
To no surprise, Santonio Holmes -- the Jets' top receiver -- is active for Sunday's regular-season opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Holmes had tempered expectations this week about his ongoing recovery from foot surgery. But his teammates and head coach have praised the veteran wideout's progress.
Perhaps Jets fans will get to see the Holmes-Revis matchup after all. Darrelle...Read more »
The Old Rex never would have taken back his words – especially about his beloved defense.
But the Jets coach quickly retreated from his Tuesday comments, in which he predicted the unit will be Top 5 in the NFL by season end.
“See I think I’m wrong by saying that,” Ryan said Wednesday, when asked to predict the course of his offense. “I shouldn’t say that because I am out of the prediction...Read more »
By the time the Jets hit the practice field Tuesday, the Eagles and Browns had already come to a decision on their respective quarterback competitions.
The Jets, however, won’t even say publicly whether Geno Smith or Mark Sanchez will start against the Giants Saturday night – let alone Week 1 of the regular season. But even though their quarterback competition will run into next week, Rex...Read more »