Tag: jim leonhard

  • Jets Free Agent Signings

    Jets add safety depth - sign Yeremiah Bell

    The New York Jets added another veteran safety to their roster, as they agreed to a 1-year contract with S Yeremiah Bell, who played his entire 8-year career for the Miami Dolphins. Bell's deal is reportedly worth $1.4M, which includes a $1.1M base salary, which is guaranteed, plus a $200,000 signing bonus and a $100,000…

    May 18, 2012

  • 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

  • Editorial

    A Christmas Carol - ghost story of the New York Jets

    I: Being a Ghost Story of the New York Jets The Eagles game was dead, to begin with. There is no doubt whatever about that. The burial had taken place and the crushing defeat in Philadelphia was as dead as a door-nail. Ryan knew it was dead. Of course he did. He had to prepare…

    December 23, 2011

  • Jets Regular Season

    A Look at the Eagles Offense

    This week the Jets are traveling to the City of Brotherly Love to play the 5-8 Philadelphia Eagles with a clear objective - win and stay in front of the race for the final Wild Card spot. To achieve this objective the Jets must try and stop one of the league’s most potent offenses. The…

    December 15, 2011

  • Injuries

    Jim Leonhard out for season

    SS Jim Leonhard will indeed miss the rest of the season with a torn patellar tendon in his right knee, coach Rex Ryan announced today. Leonhard was carted to the locker room in the second quarter of yesterday's 37-10 win against the Kansas City Chiefs. Last year Leonhard was also lost for the season after…

    December 12, 2011

  • Jets Regular Season

    Jets cruise past Kansas City but lose Leonhard

    QB Mark Sanchez threw a couple of touchdown passes and ran for another two, as the New York Jets easily cruised past the Kansas City Chiefs, 37-10. It was the Gang Green's third win in a row but it might have come with a rather high price tag. S Jim Leonhard reportedly has a torn…

    December 11, 2011

  • Jets Player Release

    Jets release Cook, DeVito out against Washington

    According to various reports, the New York Jets released S Emanuel Cook earlier today. S Tracy Wilson will be elevated from practice squad to take Cook's place on the active roster. Cook was signed by the Jets as an undrafted free agent in 2009 and released before the start of the 2009 season. He was…

    November 28, 2011

  • Jets Player Release

    Jets defeat Giants, as starting offense struggles

    QB Mark Sanchez completed only 8 of his 16 passes for a total of 64 yards, 1 TD, but big plays on defense and special team were all that the Jets needed to defeat their crosstown rivals and win the inaugural Metlife Bowl, 17-3. CB Antonio Cromartie's 68-yard kickoff return to the Giants' 35-yard line…

    August 30, 2011

  • Jets Playoffs

    Jets AFC Championship rally

    Hundreds of New York Jets fans gathered in Times Square earlier today for a playoff pep rally ahead of the AFC Championship Game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. Fireman Ed fired up the crowd with the J-E-T-S chant, and was followed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who was greeted by boos and "plow our streets"…

    January 20, 2011

  • Injuries

    Leonhard out with broken leg

    S Jim Leonhard fractured his right tibia Friday in a freak collision in practice and was scheduled for surgery Friday night at Morristown Memorial Hospital. There was no damage to the fibula, knee or ankle, and the fracture didn't break the skin, according to the Jets. Leonhard is expected to miss the remainder of the…

    December 3, 2010