Tag: sheldon richardson

  • Jets Off-field

    Garrett Wilson and Sauce Gardner win annual rookie awards

    Jets WR Garrett Wilson and CB Ahmad "Sauce" Gardner swept annual NFL rookie honors. Wilson became the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year, while Gardner won Defensive Rookie of the Year. The Jets have become just the third team in history to win both awards. Gardner, who was selected at #4 overall, led the league…

    February 9, 2023

  • Power Rankings

    Power rankings: Jets remain in top 10

    The Gang Green did not play last week and their power rankings position expectedly remained pretty much the same. Only ESPN lowered the Jets' ranking (#9 last week) and placed them outside of the top 10 (#11 this week). FOX Sports kept Todd Bowles' team at #7, the highest ranking among the sites we're tracking.…

    October 15, 2015

  • Jets Player Release

    Jets begin making final cuts, Babin and Flynn are gone

    Today is the day. All NFL teams have to trim their rosters down to 53 players by 4PM ET. The Gang Green will have to cut 22 players today in order to get down to the allowed 53. Check back throughout the day, as we'll be updating the list of released players. LB Jason Babin,…

    September 5, 2015

  • Jets Off-field

    Sheldon Richardson's legal troubles keep getting worse

    DT Sheldon Richardson, who was suspended for the first four games of regular season earlier this month, is in the news again. Earlier today he was charged in Missouri with resisting arrest along with a plethora of various other violations for an incident that occurred on July 14. According to the police report, Richardson was…

    July 30, 2015

  • Training Camp

    Jets to open camp on July 29

    The New York Jets will begin their training camp on July 29 at their practice facility in Florham Park, NJ. Both rookies and veterans will report on that day. The first practice is typically scheduled on the first day after but we'll definitely know later this week when the Jets officially announce their training camp…

    July 7, 2015

  • NFL Draft

    Jets draft Leonard Williams in first round

    The New York Jets stayed put in the first round and selected DE Leonard Williams from USC at #6 overall. Williams, 6'5", 291 lbs, is arguably the best player in the draft. He recorded 80 tackles and 7 sacks in 2014 as a junior and was projected as a top 3 pick before the draft.…

    April 30, 2015

  • Jets Regular Season

    Sheldon Richardson wins Defensive Rookie of the Year

    After being snubbed for Pro Bowl, DT Sheldon Richardson finally got the recognition he deserved by capturing the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year Award. He started every game and finished with 3.5 sacks and 77 tackles, which is third-most in the league among defensive linemen. According to ProFootballFocus, only J.J. Watt produced more stops…

    February 1, 2014

  • Editorial

    Jets defense carries team against high powered Saints

    The Jets defense did everything in their power to ensure that the team did not lose to Drew Brees and his high powered Saints offense. Brees faced constant pressure from the Jets front four which wreaked havoc in the backfield despite only two total sacks on the day. Young guns Quinton Coples, Muhammad Wilkerson, Sheldon…

    November 7, 2013

  • Editorial

    Rex's vision comes to fruition

    The reaction of New York Jets fans in late April may have not been the most positive in lieu of taking two more defensive players. The most interesting part of Rex's most recent draft as the New York Jets head coach came when they took a defensive lineman with their second 1st round selection, marking…

    September 25, 2013

  • Player Contracts

    Jets sign Geno Smith, workout two wide receivers

    On the day rookie are due to report the New York Jets signed their second round draft pick, QB Geno Smith, to a 4-year contract worth around $5M. First round draft picks, CB Dee Milliner and DT Sheldon Richardson, are the only Jets rookie who are still unsigned, but their deals are expected to be…

    July 22, 2013