Cribbs, 30, spent his first eight NFL seasons in Cleveland, registering 10,015 career kickoff-return yards and eight touchdowns. He also added three punt-return TDs in that span.
The loss could have been a costly one for New York, which saw running backs Bilal Powell (shoulder) and Mike Goodson (left knee), wide receiver Clyde Gates (shoulder) and cornerback Kyle Wilson (head) all leave with injuries.
Rex Ryan feels the Jets must strive for consistency. “We’re striving for consistency and we’re not quite there. We have to get there in a hurry,” Ryan said.
Anybody feel like catching the ball? How about tucking it away? Anybody? The Jets’ wide receivers are doing an already struggling rookie quarterback no favors.
Four fourth-quarter possessions for Gang Green. Three of them ended when one of Geno Smith’s passes ended up in a New England Patriots player’s hands.
“I still don’t know,” Holmes said Wednesday. “Still haven’t gotten any word from the doctors yet on whether I should be playing or not, so I’m just going to keep playing it by ear.”
Here is my first and only crack at predicting the initial 53-man roster. I did my best to steer clear of similar lists from other writers, reporters and outlets. Without further adieu…
Gang Green’s top playmaker has informed friends that he expects to miss New York’s first four games, at a minimum, the New York Post reported on Monday.
Idzik needs to have a short list of candidates to replace Ryan and his coaching staff. If you see six other teams hire their head coach before the Jets do next offseason, you’ll know Idzik is not prepared.
Smith has many issues, but footwork is the biggest. He is struggling to understand the mechanics, and that leads to overall sloppiness. He is not ready to play right now, and he’ll have to pick it up quite a bit if he is going to be able to contribute this year.
My guess is that the Jets took one look at Tebow during off-season workouts, then another in training camp, and then came to the decision that they made a horrible mistake.
Rex Ryan expects Braylon Edwards and Tim Tebow to ready for the Jets’ Monday night game against the Titans.
Braylon Edwards is back with the New York Jets — a week after bashing them. The veteran wide receiver was awarded to New York off waivers from Seattle on Tuesday as the Jets try to bolster their injured receiving corps with a familiar face.
A week after leading the Jets to victory, Greg McElroy is listed as inactive against the Jaguars.
Rex Ryan will make a game-time decision on Tim Tebow’s status for Sunday’s game against the Jaguars.