Jets Free Agent Signings

  • Jets sign Frank Gore

    The Gang Green signed a future Hall of Famer, RB Frank Gore, to a 1-year deal, adding more depth and a whole lot of experience to their backfield. Gore, who will turn 37 in just a few days, is third on the all-time NFL rushing list, trailing only Walter Payton and Emmitt Smith. He's played…

    May 5, 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

  • 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

  • Ryan Kalil comes out of retirement, joins Jets

    C Ryan Kalil, a 2-time first team All-Pro and 5-time Pro Bowler with the Carolina Panthers, has announced that he's coming out of retirement and joining the New York Jets. Kalil, 34, retired at the end of last season after spending his entire 12-year career with the Panthers. He started in all 16 regular season…

    August 1, 2019

  • Jets bring back Bilal Powell

    RB Bilal Powell, who suffered a season ending neck injury last season, is coming back to the Jets for his 9th season in green and white. He had an impressive workout with the team earlier today and has reportedly agreed to a 1-year deal. Powell, 30, was selected by the Jets in the 4th round…

    June 7, 2019

  • Catanzaro returns for second stint with Jets

    PK Chandler Catanzaro, who played for the Gang Green in 2017, has been signed to a 1-year contract to replace departed Pro Bowl PK Jason Myers. Catanzaro, 28, converted 25 of 30 field goal attempts for the Jets 2 years ago. He was also a perfect 29 of 29 on extra points. Last season, he…

    March 15, 2019

  • Jets add Brian Poole, release Crowell

    It didn't take long for the Gang Green to find a replacement for departed CB Buster Skrine. The Jets signed CB Brian Poole, formerly of the Atlanta Falcons, to a 1-year $3.5M deal. He was a restricted free agent who wasn't tendered by his former team. Poole, 26, joined Atlanta as an undrafted free agent.…

    March 14, 2019

  • Jets keep McLendon

    DT Steve McLendon has re-signed with the New York Jets, agreeing to a 1-year deal worth $2.5M. The maximum value of the deal is $3.5M. McLendon, 33, will be entering his 10th year in the NFL. He's a locker room leader with an unquestionable work ethic. Last season he started in 14 games for the…

    March 14, 2019

  • Jets to sign Le'Veon Bell

    Well, unless we'll see another change of heart in the next 24 hours, the Jets have reportedly grabbed the biggest prize of this year's free agency. According to ESPN, RB Le'Veon Bell has agreed to terms with the Gang Green, adding a multidimensional threat to the struggling Jets' offense. The deal is $52.5M for 4…

    March 13, 2019

  • Jets keep Henry Anderson

    DE Henry Anderson, who tied for team lead in sacks last year, has reportedly agreed to remain in green and white. He's going to sign a 3-year deal worth $25.2M. According to the NY Daily News, the agreement has a maximum value of $33M. The Gang Green acquired Anderson last year in a trade with…

    March 12, 2019

  • Barr changes his mind, stays with Vikings

    Well, looks like the earlier reports turned out to be premature, as LB Anthony Barr has apparently changed his mind and decided to stay with the Minnesota Vikings. Apparently, Minnesota upped their initial offer overnight, prompting Barr to make a 180 degree turn. So, the Jets' search for an edge pass-rusher goes on. Earlier today…

    March 12, 2019

  • Jets bolster defense by adding CJ Mosley

    The Gang Green made another splash in free agency this morning, as they agreed to terms with LB C.J. Mosley, a 4-time Pro Bowler with the Ravens. The deal is reportedly for 5 years, $85M, including $51M in guaranteed money. $17M per years is the most committed to an inside linebacker in the NFL. Mosley,…

    March 12, 2019

  • Jets add Anthony Barr, Josh Bellamy

    After agreeing to terms with WR Jamison Crowder earlier today, the Jets also made a deal with LB Anthony Barr who spent the first five seasons of his NFL career with the Minnesota Vikings. Barr, who will turn 27 in one week, started in 71 games for the Vikings. He recorded 237 solo tackles, 13.5…

    March 11, 2019

  • Jets agree with Crowder, lose Skrine to Bears

    The New York Jets have agreed to a 3-year $28.5M deal with WR Jamison Crowder, who spent his entire career with the Redskins. The deal includes $17M in guaranteed money. Crowder, who turns 26 in June, was limited to just 9 games in 2018 due to an ankle injury. He finished the season with 29…

    March 11, 2019

  • Jets re-sign Mo Claiborne

    According to various sources, the New York Jets are bringing back CB Mo Claiborne who became an unrestricted free agent at the end of last season. Claiborne, 28, has agreed to a 1-year $7M contract to return to the Gang Green. Last year the Jets brought Claiborne in to replace departed CB Darrelle Revis. Claiborne…

    March 16, 2018