Jets Preseason

  • Josh McCown settles into mentorship role

    Signings are always contentious. You never know which athlete will live up to your expectations and which one will fall absolutely flat. More importantly, you never know which athlete will be accepted or rejected by the fans. Fortunately for everyone involved, there is no question over whether or not Josh McCown has injected value into…

    August 17, 2017

  • Beachum hopes to be an all-time great with Jets

    Kelvin Beachum, the newest addition to the Ney York Jets offensive line, and the team's hope of a long-term solution to the left tackle position, is one of the smartest players in the NFL. Beachum earned a Bachelor's degree in economics, a Master's degree in organizational dynamics, and is also a big history buff. If…

    August 9, 2017

  • Starters outplay Giants but Jets lose Snoopy Bowl

    QB Ryan Fitzpatrick led the Gang Green on the only scoring drive that really mattered, as the Jets starters outperformed Giants starters in the first half of the annual Snoopy Bowl. Fitzpatrick connected with WR Eric Decker in the second quarter to give the Jets a 7-0 lead. It was Fitzpatrick's final pass of the…

    August 27, 2016

  • Jets announce preseason opponents

    The New York Jets have announced that they will open their 2015 preseason in Detroits against the Lions. Then, in preseason Week 2 head coach Todd Bowles will make his home debut against the Atlanta Falcons. The other two preseason games will be at MetLife Stadium as well - in Week 3 against the New…

    April 9, 2015

  • Jets open preseason with win against Colts

    If Jets fans wanted to see an impressive offensive showing from the Gang Green, they will have to wait at least another week. The revamped Jets' offense looked anything but impressive, but at least they did not make any big mistakes, which was something that haunted them throughout the entire last season. Nevertheless, it was…

    August 7, 2014

  • Simms to start against Eagles, Jets sign kicker

    The New York Jets have announced that QB Matt Simms will start the final preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles. QB Greg McElroy is listed "day-to-day" with an ankle injury and will not play at all. The Gang Green signed QB Graham Harrell, formerly of the Green Bay Packers, to back up Simms in the…

    August 28, 2013

  • Sanchez to start against Jacksonville

    Following yesterday's practice session that Rex Ryan dubbed as "brutal" for rookie QB Geno Smith, it did not come as a surprise when earlier today the Jets announced QB Mark Sanchez as the starter for the second preseason game against the Jaguars. Despite playing at home, Sanchez might find himself in a hostile environment, as…

    August 15, 2013

  • Jets to open preseason against Detroit

    The New York Jets will open the 2013 preseason on the road against the Detroit Lions, which will be their only preseason game away from Metlife Stadium. In preseason week 2 the Gang Green will host the Jacksonville Jaguars, following by the annual preseason game against the New York Giants. In the final preseason week…

    April 4, 2013

  • Wayne Hunter loses his starting spot

    OT Wayne Hunter, who struggled immensely in the first two preseason games, has been demoted from his starting role. He will be used as the sixth offensive lineman, coming in for jumbo packages, a role he previously succeeded in for the Jets. Rex Ryan said the Jets would give third-year player OT Austin Howard the…

    August 23, 2012

  • Offense struggles again, as Jets lose to Giants

    The annual Battle of New York wasn't much of a contest, as the New York Giants routed Rex Ryan's Jets, 26-3. For the second week in a row the Jets struggled on offense, managing to score just three points. It's only preseason but there are quite a few alarming signs that better be fixed sooner…

    August 18, 2012

  • Coples stars but offense struggles against Bengals

    Rookie DE Quinton Coples had an impressive debut against the Cincinnati Bengals on Friday night, registering a sack, five tackles, forcing a fumble and knocking down a pass. The offense, however, managed to gain only 173 total yards, as the Jets dropped the preseason opener, 17-6. QB Mark Sanchez started the game and completed 4…

    August 12, 2012

  • Jets to open preseason in Cincinnati

    The New York Jets are set to open their preseason against the Bengals in Cincinnati, according to the Preseason schedule that was released earlier today. There's no set date yet but the game will take place between August 9th and August 13th. In Week 2 the Gang Green will play against their crosstown rivals, the…

    April 4, 2012

  • Jets backups lose to Eagles, 24-14

    The Jets had all of their starters, except for rookie DE Muhammad Wilkerson, sit out tonight's game against the Philadelphia Eagles, as the coaching staff wanted to see their backups give it one last try to make the squad. QB Greg McElroy started the game and was expected to play at least three quarters but…

    September 1, 2011

  • Jets vs. Giants postponed till Monday

    Tomorrow's game against the New York Giants has been postponed till Monday due to the approaching hurricane Irene. The game was originally scheduled for 7pm, then moved to 2pm when it became obvious that the tri-state area will be hit by the hurricane late Saturday. But with the mass transit getting shut down at noon…

    August 26, 2011

  • Plaxico shines as Jets cruise past Bengals, 27-7

    WR Plaxico Burress took the field for the first time in 3 years and instantly silenced his doubters tonight. Gang Green's risky free agent acquisition started opposite of WR Santonio Holmes and caught 3 passes for 66 yards, including a 26-yard touchdown pass from QB Mark Sanchez in the final minute of the first half.…

    August 21, 2011

  • Jets lose to Texans in preseason opener

    The New York Jets opened preseason in Houston last night, losing to the Texans, 20-16. The first team offense was on the field for only two series, while the starting defense played for the entire first quarter. QB Mark Sanchez, who did not have WR Plaxico Burress to throw to, completed 6 of 7 passes…

    August 16, 2011

  • Flight boys no more

    After a couple of rather hectic weeks of free agency, the Jets find themselves in a bit of trouble at one position where they were among the strongest in the NFL last season - wide receiver. Only one member of last season's "Flight Boys" is still with the Jets, Santonio Holmes. The other two, Braylon…

    August 5, 2011

  • Jets to let Cromartie, Brad Smith and Eric Smith leave

    According to some rumors, the Jets will not compete for the services of WR/KR Brad Smith, who's going to become an unrestricted free agent once the lockout is officially over. CB Antonio Cromartie, who recently stated that the Gang Green will receive "no hometown discount" if they try to re-sign him, will be let go…

    July 25, 2011

  • Jets preseason schedule announced

    The NFL announced its preseason schedule Tuesday - assuming the lockout is over in time for games to be played in August. The New York Jets will begin their preseason on the road against the Houston Texans. The game will be televised in primetime on Monday, Aug. 15 on ESPN. In Week 2 the Gang…

    April 12, 2011

  • Jets announce preseason schedule

    Both the Jets and the Giants will play in the first ever football game at the New Meadowlands, as the teams will face each other in the first preseason game of the upcoming season on August 16th. The Gang Green will also open their regular season with a Monday Night game at the new stadium,…

    March 31, 2010