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Stephen Hill sighting at practice

Florham Park, NJ - June 13, 2013: New

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Stephen Hill was on the practice field Thursday, wearing a Jets baseball camp and shorts as he stretched alongside his teammates.

The rest of the team, however, was in full pads.

Hill, who suffered a concussion in last week’s loss to Tennessee, was not on the field for Monday's practice. But after today's warm-up period was over, he made his way to the rehab area. With an extra day to...

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Stephen Hill going through concussion protocol

Jets receiver Stephen Hill celebrates as he runs

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Rex Ryan confirmed Stephen Hill suffered a concussion in Sunday's loss to the Titans.

The second-year receiver -- who was injured on the second play of the game -- is currently undergoing the league-mandated concussion protocol.

It's too soon to tell if Hill will be medically cleared in time for the Jets Monday Night game in Atlanta. 

On Smith’s first pass attempt of the game,...

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Jets add ex-Hofstra RB Huggins to practice squad

The Jets announced Wednesday morning that they've replaced linebacker Troy Davis with former Hofstra running back Kareem Huggins on the practice squad.

Huggins, a native of Irvington, N.J., was a minicamp invitee of the Jets in 2009, but wasn't signed. He was signed by Tampa Bay that same year, but after playing in three games in 2010 (4 carries for 11 yards), the Bucs were forced to place...

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Clyde Gates battles the 'dropsies'

Jets wide receiver Clyde Gates is seen during

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On Thursday, coach Rex Ryan said quarterback Geno Smith’s numbers and the outcome of a 13-10 loss at New England might look a lot different had Jets receivers not dropped six passes. When the attention shifted to the receivers on Friday – particularly Clyde Gates, who had three drops – Ryan gave Gates a vote of confidence heading into Sunday’s game against Buffalo.

“Every receiver has drops,”...

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Jets-Pats melee fines announced

From left, Jets linemen Austin Howard, Willie Colon

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Three Patriots and two Jets were fined by the NFL for violations resulting from a melee late in the fourth quarter of their Sept. 12 game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, and a fourth Pat received a fine for an illegal hit on Jets quarterback Geno Smith. An attempt by Jets center Nick Mangold to tackle Pats defensive back Aqib Talib on the sideline after an interception triggered the scuffle.


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