Tag: vinny testaverde

  • Jets Regular Season

    Jets vs. Dolphins Game Preview

    If there’s one game remaining this season that head coach Adam Gase would love to win at all costs, it’s Sunday’s showdown against his former team, the Miami Dolphins. The Jets were expected to walk over Miami in Week 9, but instead they became the first team to lose to the winless Dolphins. The Dolphins,…

    December 5, 2019

  • 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

    Jets players on pace to set records

    QB Brett Favre is on pace (48) to surpass QB Vinny Testaverde (29 in 1998) for most touchdowns in a season by a Jet. Meanwhile, WR Laveranues Coles (257 yards) and WR Jerricho Cotchery (243 yards), Favre’s main pass-catching weapons, aim to become the first Jets wide receiver duo to gain 1,000 yards apiece since…

    October 1, 2008

  • Free Agency

    Jets show interest in Green, Coleman

    According to the Daily News, the New York Jets appear to be interested in UFA RB Ahman Green from the Green Bay Packers. Green, 30, who has been hampered by injuries lately, gained 1,059 rushing yards in 14 games in 2006. He averaged 4.0 yards per carry and scored 5 touchdowns. The Jets are also…

    March 4, 2007

  • Jets Regular Season

    Brooks can't save Jets

    It's something new every week for the 2005 New York Jets. If two weeks ago it was the turnovers that ultimately cost the Gang Green the game against Atlanta, today it was the heralded Jets' defense that came out totally flat and gave up 395 yards to the San Diego Chargers. The beginning of the…

    November 6, 2005

  • Jets Regular Season

    Humiliation continues

    We've seen it so many times before and we saw it again on Monday Night when in a typical Jets fashion the Gang Green self-destructed and most likely flushed their entire season down the drain. The Jets' defense stopped the Falcons on their first drive only to see QB Vinny Testaverde fumble the snap just…

    October 26, 2005

  • Jets Regular Season

    Lost in the trenches

    When you lose the battle at the line of scrimmage, you most likely lose the game as well - that statement turned out to be true once again this afternoon in Buffalo where the New York Jets lost to the Bills, 27-17. Not for the first time this season we saw the Jets come out…

    October 16, 2005

  • Jets Regular Season

    Vinny and defense beat Bucs

    QB Vinny Testaverde did what he was supposed to do and what not many expected him to do - he stopped the Jets' nosedive and helped the Gang Green hand Tampa Bay their first loss of the season, 14-12. The game had a promising start for the Jets as the Bucs went three and out…

    October 9, 2005

  • Jets Free Agent Signings

    Jets sign Testaverde

    The New York Jets announced that they signed 41-year old veteran QB Vinny Testaverde to serve as a backup to QB Brooks Bollinger. Testaverde spent 6 seasons with the Jets, throwing 76 TDs and 52 INTs. In 1998 he helped the Jets win the AFC East and reach the AFC Championship Game. Last season Testaverde…

    September 27, 2005

  • Jets Player Release

    Goodbye, Vinny!

    The New York released QB Vinny Testaverde, ending the veteran's 6-year gig with the Gang Green. Testaverde, 40, joined the Jets in 1998 as a free agent to back up QB Glenn Foley. When Foley went down with an injury, Testaverde replaced him, and led the Jets to the AFC East division title and the…

    June 1, 2004