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Antwan Barnes didn’t seem surprised that Rex Ryan tabbed Garrett McIntyre as Quinton Coples’ replacement in the Jets base defense.
“Yeah, I kind of was expecting it,” said Barnes, who was signed this offseason to a three-year deal worth close to $4 million. “He’s more of a run-stopping type of guy and I’m that guy that, I know every call, everything like that, so if you need me for emergencies,...Read more »
The Jets’ talented defensive line suffered a big blow Saturday night.
Quinton Coples suffered a hairline fracture in his ankle and will miss 3-4 weeks, a source confirmed to Newsday.
Though surgery is not needed, Coples is expected to miss the season opener against Darrelle Revis and the Tampa Bay Bucs on Sept. 8.
The second-year defensive end/outside linebacker was injured with...Read more »