Free Agency

  • Jets add Joe Flacco to back up Darnold

    The Jets have agreed to a 1-year $1.5M contract with veteran QB Joe Flacco. Flacco, 35, suffered a season ending neck injury last year and is expected to be available for non-contact work when training camp begins. If he does get healthy, he will serve as a solid backup behind QB Sam Darnold. Jets GM…

    May 22, 2020

  • Jets undrafted free agent tracker

    As the 2020 NFL Draft concluded, all teams started signing what's left - undrafted free agents. Most of these players will never make it past training camp but there are some notable exceptions. Former Jets WR Wayne Chrebet, OG Brandon Moore, NT Damon Harrison, WR Robby Anderson, S Victor Green and PK John Hall were…

    April 25, 2020

  • Jets bring in another linebacker

    The middle of the Jets' defense is going to be quite competitive this season, as the team agreed to a 1-year contract with another inside linebacker, Patrick Onwuasor. Onwuasor, 27, spent his entire career with the Ravens who signed him as an undrafted free agent in 2016. He started in 32 games over four seasons,…

    March 25, 2020

  • Jets bring Perriman to replace Anderson

    It didn't take long for the Jets to find a short-term replacement for departed WR Robby Anderson. The Gang Green reached a 1-year agreement with WR Breshad Perriman, a former first round pick of the Baltimore Ravens. Perriman, 26, is a speedster who ran a 4.25 40-yard dash at his Pro Day in 2015. He…

    March 24, 2020

  • Robby Anderson signs with Carolina

    It looks like the wide receiver position might become the Gang Green's number one draft priority after all, as WR Robby Anderson has agreed to sign a 2-year deal for $20M with the Carolina Panthers. While it's a rather significant loss for the Jets, it unties GM Joe Douglas' hands and lets him build the…

    March 24, 2020

  • Jordan Jenkins signs 1-year deal

    LB Jordan Jenkins, who led the Jets with 8.0 sacks last season, has agreed to sign a 1-year deal for $5M to keep playing for the team that drafted him in the 3rd round of 2016 draft. Jenkins, 25, has been improving his season sack totals throughout his 4-year career with the Gang Green. He…

    March 23, 2020

  • Jets re-sign James Burgess

    LB James Burgess, a restricted free agent who started 10 games for the Jets last season, has been re-signed by the team. Burgess, 26, has signed a 1-year deal to add depth to the Gang Green's linebacking corps. Last year Burgess, who was claimed off waivers five days after being released by the Dolphins, recorded…

    March 23, 2020

  • Jets add more depth to secondary, sign Pierre Desir

    One day after releasing Darryl Roberts, Jets GM Joe Douglas added a bit of depth to the depleted secondary. CB Pierre Desir, who was recently released by the Colts, has agreed to a 1-year deal with the Gang Green. Desir, 29, spent last three seasons in Indianapolis, starting in 29 games. Last season he had…

    March 22, 2020

  • Jets add Greg Van Roten

    The New York Jets continued revamping their offensive line, as they agreed to terms with OG Greg Van Roten. Van Roten, 30, is a 5-year veteran who spent previous three seasons with the Carolina Panthers. He started all 16 games in 2018 and the first 11 games of last season. Van Roten suffered a dislocated…

    March 21, 2020

  • Jets add Marqui Christian

    The New York Jets added more depth to their secondary and special teams on Saturday, as they agreed to terms with DB Marqui Christian on a 1-year deal. Christian, 25, spent his entire 4-year career with the Rams who picked him off waivers in 2016. He was drafted by the Cardinals in the 5th round…

    March 21, 2020

  • Jets bring back Neville Hewitt and Arthur Maulet

    ILB Neville Hewitt, who started in 12 games for the Jets last year, is back with the team. According to ESPN.com, the Gang Green agreed to a 1-year $2M deal with Hewitt. He turned out to be a very valuable backup last year when he replaced injured C.J. Mosley in the middle. Hewitt, 26, joined…

    March 20, 2020

  • Brian Poole re-signs, Jets finally jettison Trumaine Johnson

    The New York Jets re-signed CB Brian Poole to a 1-year deal worth $5M (all guaranteed). Poole, 27, was the Gang Green's primary nickel back last season. He started in 10 games and appeared in 14, playing in 68% of all defensive snaps. He had a pick six against the Raiders and finished last season…

    March 18, 2020

  • Jets add McGovern to anchor the line

    The Gang Green continued revamping their offensive line, as they reached an agreement with C Connor McGovern who spent his entire 3-year career with the Denver Broncos. McGovern, 26, started all 16 games last year and 15 games in 2o18. The deal is reportedly for $27M over 3 years, which includes $18M in guaranteed money.…

    March 17, 2020

  • Jets keep LG Alex Lewis

    The Gang Green re-signed OG Alex Lewis, as he reportedly agreed on a 3-year $18.6M contract, which includes $6M in guaranteed money. Lewis, 27, was acquired via a trade with Baltimore before the start of last season. He started the season as a backup and became a starter in Week 4 following Osemele's injury. Lewis…

    March 17, 2020

  • Jets agree with OT George Fant

    The New York Jets have reportedly reached an agreement with former Seattle OT George Fant. According to ESPN, the deal is $30M for 3 years, including $13.7M in guaranteed money. Fant, 27, started in 24 games for the Seahawks in the last 4 seasons. Seattle signed him as an undrafted free agent in 2016. He…

    March 16, 2020

  • Jets sign Josh Doctson, former 1st round pick

    The New York Jets added some depth to their receiving corps, as they signed WR Josh Doctson, a former 1st round pick of the Washington Redskins. Doctson, 27, was drafted #22 overall in 2016. He started in 26 games for the Redskins before being released following the 2018 season. Last year he signed a 1-year…

    February 22, 2020

  • Jets retain Daniel Brown, add safety from CFL

    The New York Jets have re-signed TE Daniel Brown, who was scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent next month, to a one-year extension. Brown, 27, played in all 16 games last season, starting in 5. He caught 7 passes for 72 yards, and scored one touchdown. He also finished third on the team with…

    February 13, 2020

  • Jets re-sign long snapper Purdum, Barnes next?

    The New York Jets re-signed LS Tanner Purdum, who was a non-tendered restricted free agent, to a 2-year contract. Purdum has been a steady long snapper since 2010. The Jets opted not to place the low tender ($1.32 million) on him with the hope of re-signing him at a lower price. Purdum will be the…

    March 18, 2013

  • Holmes takes paycut, DeVito joins Kansas City

    WR Santonio Holmes will stay with the Gang Green after agreeing to restructure his contract. He signed a $50M deal with the team back in July of 2011 with $24 million guaranteed. Holmes was slated to make $7.5M guaranteed in the upcoming season, but there was an offset language in the deal. Even if the…

    March 12, 2013

  • Jets re-sign DT Sione Pouha

    DT Sione Pouha, who started in 44 games for the Jets over the last 3 years, chose to stay with the Gang Green as he signed a 3-year deal instead of becoming an unrestricted free agent. Financial details of his new contract weren't immediately available. Pouha, 33, a three-year starter, is regarded as one of…

    March 12, 2012