Calvin Pryor

Head coach Rex Ryan greets Dee Milliner during the Jets’ game against the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium on Dec. 1, 2013. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Rex: Cornerback Milliner Good To Go For Jets Against Chargers

Milliner, the team’s top cornerback, has only played in one game this season after missing most of training camp and the opener with a high ankle sprain.

10/01/2014

Jets safety Dawan Landry, left, sacks Derek Carr of the Oakland Raiders during the third quarter at MetLife Stadium on Sept. 7, 2014. (Photo by Ed Mulholland/Getty Images)

Landry Turning Into Constant Calming Influence In Jets’ Patchwork Secondary

In his second season with the Jets, Landry is known to his teammates as “The Mentor,” the player the other defensive backs look to when they need some help. And the Jets have needed plenty during the last several weeks.

09/12/2014

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Milliner A Welcome Addition To The New York Jets Secondary

Dee Milliner, the New York Jets best defensive back, is slated to return to action Sunday against the Green Bay Packers.

09/12/2014

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers in action against the Jets on Oct. 31, 2010 at MetLife Stadium. The Packers won 9-0. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Jets Don’t Sweat Rodgers, But Know Only A Superb Effort Beats Packers

The Jets respect Aaron Rodgers, but they’re not about to go cower in a corner. Stopping the Green Bay Packers’ all-world quarterback will be the focal point of Gang Green’s approach Sunday when they travel to Lambeau Field looking to go 2-0.

09/11/2014

Jets head coach Rex Ryan (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Jets’ Ryan Not Thrilled With Win Over Raiders: ‘We Can Play Better’

He wasn’t happy with the 11 penalties — not including two others that were declined — his team was called for. The Jets coach also wasn’t pleased by winning by just five points.

09/08/2014

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Sloppy Performance By New York Jets In Win Over Oakland Raiders

The New York Jets impressed next to no one with their 19-14 victory over the Oakland Raiders. Gang Green made several mistakes on both sides of the football while racking up 11 penalties. Luckily for the Jets the Raiders were starting a rookie quarterback that was overwhelmed by Rex Ryan’s defense.

09/08/2014

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Jets’ Revamped Secondary Debuts On Sunday Against Raiders

One of the biggest stories heading into Sunday’s game is the starting lineup in the New York Jets defensive backfield, as it has been modified due to injuries and roster decisions.

09/05/2014

The Jets’ Antonio Allen recovers a fumble on a kickoff return against the Patriots on Oct. 21, 2012 at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Allen Cleared To Play And Says He Will Start For Jets On Sunday

The great experiment of using a converted safety as a starting cornerback looks like it will continue for at least the first week of the regular season.

09/02/2014

Safety Calvin Pryor #35 of the New York Jets lines up for a play during the first day of rookie minicamp on May 16, 2014 in Florham Park, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Rookie Calvin Pryor A Playmaking Hit In Jets Debut

It took all of three plays for Calvin Pryor to make an impact for the New York Jets.

08/17/2014

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Jets Rookie Calvin Pryor To Miss Preseason Opener Against Colts

“He missed a lot of work,” Rex Ryan said, adding that Pryor is physically ready to play. “We’ll get him back and get him up to speed for the next one.”

08/05/2014

Geno Smith leaves the field at Jets training camp. (Photo by Chris Lopresti/WFAN)

Geno Smith No. 1 On Jets’ Depth Chart; Will Start Thursday

Despite the talk of competition, it seems this is Geno’s job to lose. Michael Vick was listed as the backup, and third-stringer Matt Simms had the edge over rookie Tajh Boyd.

08/04/2014

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Jets’ 1st-Rounder Pryor Returns To Practice; Not Cleared For Contact

Calvin Pryor wore a red, no-contact jersey Thursday during positional drills after being cleared for physical activity by team doctors.

08/01/2014

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Jets’ Calvin Pryor Sits Out; Jace Amaro Limited At Practice

New York Jets rookie safety Calvin Pryor sat out practice while he recovers from a concussion, although coach Rex Ryan says the first-round pick is “making strides.”

07/29/2014

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Jets’ Calvin Pryor Has Concussion, Jace Amaro Tweaks Knee

Safety Calvin Pryor was diagnosed with a concussion Sunday, and tight end Jace Amaro was sidelined in the middle of practice at training camp after tweaking his right knee.

07/28/2014

Calvin Pryor of the New York Jets stretches during the first day of rookie minicamp on May 16, 2014 in Florham Park, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Jets’ Pryor Evaluated For Concussion Following Special Teams Drills

The New York Jets’ safety, the team’s first-round draft pick in May, was being evaluated for a concussion after injuring his head early during special teams drills Saturday.

07/26/2014

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