Tag: george fant

  • Editorial

    How to fix the Jets

    This was another season of what-ifs for the Jets, as, despite a strong start, the team once again missed out on the playoffs. It’s now been twelve seasons since the Jets last made it to the postseason, and unless changes are made, the fans will continue to be disappointed. The season was punctuated by a…

    January 25, 2023

  • Injuries

    Jets bring Duane Brown to replace Becton

    OT Duane Brown, a 5-time Pro Bowler with Houston and Seattle, has agreed to sign a 2-year contract with the New York Jets. He's expected to replace OT Mekhi Becton who suffered a season-ending injury a few days ago. Brown, 36, started in all 17 games for the Seahawks last season and was selected to…

    August 11, 2022

  • Editorial

    Jets Super Bowl odds not looking great as team seeks solutions after offensive line failure vs. Panthers

    The New York Jets are 200/1 to win the Super Bowl after losing to the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. It would take the most hopeful of fans to even imagine the Jets making the playoffs, let alone winning the Super Bowl, especially after watching their offensive line perform during the Week One opener. It was…

    September 16, 2021

  • Injuries

    Becton to miss 4-6 weeks

    Jets OT Mekhi Becton was carted off in the 3rd quarter of yesterday's loss against Carolina with what looked like a potential season ending injury. Fortunately, Becton suffered a dislocated knee cap and is expected to miss 4-6 weeks. He will need arthroscopic knee surgery to clean up damaged cartilage. OT George Fant was moved…

    September 13, 2021

  • Jets Free Agent Signings

    Jets bolster O-line with Moses signing

    The New York Jets have agreed with OT Morgan Moses, formerly of the Washington Football Team, on a 1-year deal worth $3.6M. He can make up to $5.3M if he reaches certain playing time incentives. Moses will most likely start at the right tackle in place of last year's starter, OT George Fant, who will…

    June 25, 2021

  • Free Agency

    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

  • Free Agency

    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