Tag: free agency

  • Editorial

    Could AJ McCarron be the answer for the Jets?

    The off-season quarterback market just got interesting. AJ McCarron won his much-publicised dispute with the Cincinnati Bengals and has now become a free agent. The dispute filed by McCarron was found in his favour in February after the quarterback felt he was healthy enough to come off the injury list prior to the 2014 season,…

    March 6, 2018

  • Editorial

    Jets free agency needs

    NFL Free Agency will start today at 4PM ET with about 600 free agents hitting the open market. The New York Jets currently have around $14M of salary cap space, following the contract restructures of QB Mark Sanchez and OT D’Brickashaw Ferguson, and quite a few needs that have to be filled this offseason. Both…

    March 13, 2012

  • Jets Regular Season

    Jets meet with Banta-Cain

    According to the New York Daily News, the Jets are meeting with free agent OLB Tully Banta-Cain today. Banta-Cain is an 8-year veteran who spent his career with the Patriots and 49ers. He was released by New England this summer. Banta-Cain passed a physical for the Raiders recently and is believed to be fully healed…

    September 13, 2011

  • Training Camp

    Plaxico ready for practice, Shaun Ellis signs with Pats

    WR Plaxico Burress seemed fine in the team's morning walkthrough and it looked like the recently signed wide receiver would be finally ready to practice. Burress sprained his left ankle, missing Thursday and Friday practice sessions (the Jets had a day off yesterday). The Jets are scheduled to practice at 2:15pm but if it rains,…

    August 7, 2011

  • Jets Free Agent Signings

    Derrick Mason chooses Jets

    After a couple of days of deliberating between the Jets, Titans and Ravens, WR Derrick Mason chose to sign with the Gang Green. Mason, 37, who hasn't missed a game since 2002, will join WR Santonio Holmes and WR Plaxico Burress as the team's top 3 wide receivers. He was cut last week by the…

    August 6, 2011

  • Jets Off-field

    Ihedigbo will not be back, Woody to officially retire

    According to an AP report, hard-hitting S James Ihedigbo, who mostly played on special teams and is currently a free agent, will not be back with the Jets this season. Ihedigbo has been with the Jets since 2007, when they signed him as an undrafted free agent. He was a key contributor as a backup…

    August 4, 2011

  • Jets Free Agent Signings

    Jets release Cotchery, sign Derrick Mason

    The New York Jets signed free agent WR Derrick Mason who was released last week by the Baltimore Ravens. Mason, 37, caught 61 passes for 802 yards and 7 touchdowns last season. In order to free up a roster spot for Mason, the Gang Green released WR Jerricho Cotchery. Cotchery, 29, spent his entire career…

    August 4, 2011

  • Jets Free Agent Signings

    Brodney Pool is back, Jets target Derrick Mason

    The New York Jets re-signed another member of last year's secondary - S Brodney Pool, who started in 12 regular games last season and in all 3 playoff games. Last year Pool, 27, registered 53 tackles (39 solo), 1 sack, 1 interception and defended 11 passes. The Dallas Cowboys showed late interest in Pool, which…

    August 3, 2011

  • Jets Free Agent Signings

    Jets offer Shaun Ellis 1-year deal, McKnight struggles

    According to DE Shaun Ellis' agent, the Jets have offered Ellis a 1-year deal for veteran's minimum $910K. Ellis, 34, has spent his entire career with the Jets after being drafted in the first round of the 2000 NFL Draft. He missed only 6 games in 11 seasons, registering 343 tackles, 72.5 sacks, 12 forced…

    August 3, 2011

  • Jets Free Agent Signings

    Jets re-sign Cromartie, put Cotchery on trade block

    Earlier today the New York Jets finally re-signed CB Antonio Cromartie whom they acquired last season from the San Diego Chargers. Cromartie, 27, will sign a 4-year contract worth $32M. Last season Cromartie registered 42 tackles (41 solo), defended 17 passes and intercepted 2. As we all know, the Jets wanted to sign CB Nnamdi…

    August 1, 2011