Tag: curtis martin

  • Editorial

    Top 3 New York Jets teams in franchise history

    The New York Jets have been playing professional football for more than 60 years now since they started in 1960 as the New York Titans. However, despite their long tenure in the league, the team has just had a few seasons that could be labeled as successful. Many people put the NY Jets among the…

    November 16, 2020

  • Jets Regular Season

    Jets vs. Steelers Game Preview

    If there's one team in the AFC that the Jets have struggled against throughout their entire history, it's the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Gang Green is 5-18 (4-10 at home) all-time against Pittsburgh. The Jets also lost the last game between the two teams, 31-13 in 2016. This trend might continue this Sunday when Adam Gase's…

    December 20, 2019

  • Jets Regular Season

    Jets vs. Cowboys Game Preview

    The New York Jets will face an uphill battle this Sunday when they take on the Dallas Cowboys at MetLife Stadium. The Cowboys (3-2) lost 2 games in a row, while the Gang Green are yet to win a single game this season. Losing another one this weekend will bring up memories of 1996, as…

    October 11, 2019

  • Jets Off-field

    Curtis Martin, welcome to the Hall of Fame!

    Earlier today RB Curtis Martin, the Jets' all-time leading rusher, was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Martin became the third player who played most and best years of his career for the New York Jets to be inducted into the Hall of Fame, QB Joe Namath and WR Don Maynard being the…

    August 4, 2012

  • Jets Off-field

    Curtis Martin elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

    RB Curtis Martin, who played 8 seasons for the New York Jets, was selected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame earlier today. In 11 NFL seasons (he also played 3 seasons for the New England Patriots) Martin gained 14,101 rushing yards on 3,518 carries, scoring 90 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 484 passes for…

    February 4, 2012

  • Editorial

    2011 NY Jets: A bunch of cheerleaders

    Before the 2011 Jets ride off into the sunset, with their oversized hero Coach Ryan vaulted high on their shoulder — the same coach who will ironically claim to carry the team’s future on his own shoulders —allow me to speak for all of the wounded he has left on the field. Men who carved…

    January 9, 2012

  • Editorial

    A look back at other Jets week 15 collapses

    Some people wonder where the SOJ (Same ol’ Jets) mantra comes from. Well, unfortunately you don’t have to look much further than last week’s abysmal performance. This was their latest display of putrid football when they needed to play their best. We have seen the Jets bounce back from this mess before. We’ve also seen…

    December 22, 2011

  • Jets Regular Season

    LaDainian Tomlison wins AFC Player of the Week

    RB LaDainian Tomlinson of the New York Jets is the AFC Offensive Player of the Week for games played the fourth week of the 2010 season (October 3-4), the NFL announced today. He registered his first 100-yard game as a Jet, rushing for 133 yards and two touchdowns on 19 carries (7.0 average) in a…

    October 6, 2010

  • Jets Off-field

    Martin retires, all draftees in camp

    According to the New York Post, RB Curtis Martin is expected to make an official announcement about his retirement on Friday when the team starts their practice sessions. Martin missed the 2006 season when it was discovered he had a bone-on-bone condition in his right knee, which was injured in 2005. He's #4 on the all-time…

    July 26, 2007

  • Injuries

    Curtis' career appears to be over

    According to various reports, RB Curtis Martin, who's currently on the PUP list, will not play this season and most likely will never play again at all. Martin, who has rushed for 14,101 yards in his career, was injured last season in Week 2, but played in 12 games before ending his year. He underwent…

    October 31, 2006