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New York Jets news, commentary and insider info from beat writer Kimberley A. Martin.
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 »
Tell us how you really feel, Ty.
During a sit-down interview posted on SI.com, Patriots Super Bowl champ Ty Law discussed his longtime friendship with fellow Aliquippa (Pa.) native Darrelle Revis. During the three-minute segment, Law -- who played almost a decade in New England before one-year stints with the Jets in 2005 and '08 -- disclosed Revis was at his house during his well-publicized...Read more »
Turns out, Dee Milliner hasn’t been hampered by a calf injury, as Rex Ryan said.
According to Wednesday’s injury report, the rookie cornerback is dealing with an Achilles injury. The good news is, he was full participation in practice and is expected to play in Sunday’s regular-season opener.
Also worth noting: ex-Jet and fellow cornerback, Darrelle Revis, participated fully for the...Read more »
Revis Island is headed this way.
Ex-Jet and now current Bucs cornerback Darrelle Revis will face his former club when Tampa Bay travels to MetLife Stadium for Week 1 of the regular season.
After months of rehabbing his surgically-repaired knee, Revis is expected to line up against his former teammates -- barring a setback -- Bucs coach Greg Schiano said Friday.
Revis, who was traded...Read more »
Darrelle Revis may no longer be a Jet, but his production during his six-year career with the team cannot be denied.
While he was recovering from an ACL tear that cost him his 2012 season, guys like Richard Sherman were anxious to take the throne as the NFL’s top shutdown corner. But now that Revis is back in action -- and aiming to be at full strength for the Bucs’ season opener against his...Read more »
CORTLAND – Having shipped their All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis to Tampa Bay, the Jets knew they needed to replenish their secondary during the April draft.
But along with the ninth overall selection of Dee Milliner came the immediate comparisons between the former Alabama star and the NFL’s best cornerback.
Again, Rex Ryan tried to temper the expectations put upon Milliner, fans and...Read more »
Believe it or not, Calvin Pace misses Bart Scott’s booming voice.
Pace, 32, now looks around the Jets locker room and sees new faces – mostly, young guys eager to get a foothold in the NFL.
“It’s funny not to hear Bart's mouth two or three hours at a time,” Pace, who is entering his 11th year in the league, said with a smile.
He was one of five players – along with Scott, Eric...Read more »