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Jets agree to terms with safety Ed Reed

Baltimore Ravens free safety Ed Reed (20) holds

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J. – The Rex-Reed reunion is now official. The Jets announced Thursday morning that they have agreed to terms with nine-time Pro Bowl safety Ed Reed, a day after he cleared waivers following his Tuesday release from the Texans. Reed, 35, is expected to practice Thursday morning with the team. In a corresponding move, the Jets released linebacker Ricky Sapp. On Wednesday, Rex Ryan...

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Anthony Lynn on Miguel Maysonet: 'He has those things you look for in a RB'

Running back Miguel Maysonet of the Stony Brook

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Last week I sat down with Jets running backs coach Anthony Lynn to discuss Bilal Powell. But at the tailend of our conversation, I picked Lynn's brain on Long Island's own Miguel Maysonet, who was was added to the Jets practice squad last Tuesday. Unfortunately for all of Long Island, the former Stony Brook star was released yesterday. Though the decision to part ways with Maysonet had more to...

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Jets have 'zero tolerance' for brawl behavior

State court records show Kurt Paschke was convicted

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Following the Tuesday arrest of four fans involved in a brawl at MetLife Stadium Sunday, the Jets issued a statement. "We have zero tolerance for this behavior," the team said. "Consistent with our Fan Code of Conduct, those involved have been banned from attending any events at the stadium. Once the legal process has run its course, each of them must take the necessary steps before...

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Wilkerson on facing Pats: 'Every game's a must-win'

Muhammad Wilkerson of the Jets celebrates his fourth-quarter

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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 game,”...

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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 calling....

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Report: Cromartie suffers non-contact injury in practice

Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie stretches before a preseason

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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 injury...

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Tomlin to Steelers: No games for you!

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin congratulates players

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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 of the season...

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Santonio Holmes out, Stephen Hill probable for MNF

Jets wide receiver Stephen Hill catches a pass

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Barring a setback, it appears Stephen Hill (concussion) will face the Falcons. The Jets receiver reportedly practiced Saturday without his red non-contact pinnie and is listed as probable for the Jets Monday Night Football game against the Falcons. As expected, veteran receiver Santonio Holmes (hamstring) is out. So, too, are rookie cornerback Dee Milliner (hamstring) and rookie left tackle Oday...

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Falcons rule out RB Steven Jackson

Atlanta Falcons running back Steven Jackson (39) runs

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In an expected move, Falcons coach Mike Smith has ruled out running back Steven Jackson for Monday night's game against the Jets. Jackson hasn't played since Week 2 because of a hamstring injury and did not practice all week. Earlier in the week, the Falcons (1-3) ruled out left tackle Sam Baker (knee) and linebacker Akeem Dent (sprained right ankle) for the game....

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Practice report: Stephen Hill progressing, Chris Ivory practicing, but Mike Goodson suffers setback

New York Jets wide receiver Stephen Hill walks

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For the second straight day, Stephen Hill was on the practice field. But this time, the Jets second-year wideout was wearing a red non-contact pinnie and shells. It’s a step in the right direction for Hill, who suffered a concussion in the first quarter of Sunday’s game in Tennessee. With Santonio Holmes (hamstring) expected to be ruled out for Monday night’s game in Atlanta, the Jets and Geno...

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