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From glaring weak spot to sudden strength, the New York Jets’ revamped secondary has high hopes.
Also certain to be discussed is an expansion of the playoffs from 12 to 14 teams, which also would cut out one wild-card round bye per conference.
While we are still in the middle of March and have not thrown the NFL Draft into the equation yet, the difference between the Patriots and their division rivals is quite a bit less than it was at the end of last season.
Ellis spent his first four seasons with the Jets, playing in 47 games with five starts. The 6-foot-4, 346-pounder had 66 career tackles, one sack and a forced fumble.
Last season the Jets’ secondary was so bad it directly played a role not only in the team’s brutal 4-12 record, but also this offseason’s reshaping of the entire front office and coaching staff. Now, it’s a strength.
The New York Giants have cut prices for preseason tickets almost in half as part of a new program that will reduce the overall cost of a season package slightly for almost all fans.
Chris Borland told ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” on Monday that he is retiring following his standout rookie season because playing football isn’t “worth the risk.”
Any fan who doesn’t want him back should hang up their Jets jersey right now. You’re either insane or jealous. Or both.
Tebow, 27, was traded from Denver to New York in 2012 and released by the Jets after one tumultuous year as Mark Sanchez’s backup.
Antonor Winston said his son was planning to spend that time with his family in Alabama, but added the decision “was not set in stone.”
There has been a lot of “out with the new and in with the old” with the Jets this offseason. Might Fireman Ed be next?
Cornerback Chykie Brown and offensive lineman John Jerry are returning to the New York Giants.
This is where “Magic Mike” can earn his way into Jets lore. If he succeeds, and in a few years the Jets take off for lands not seen in many decades, then I’ll believe anything is possible.
Brandon Marshall knew he was on his way out of Chicago. He heard all the rumors. Things got rocky with the Bears last season, so a change appeared inevitable.
Photos of Bruno Mars and the Red Hot Chili Peppers at the Super Bowl XLVIII halftime show.