Damon Harrison: I'm The Best Nose Tackle In NFL, And I Could Play In NBADamon Harrison has made his presence felt on the Jets' defense, working his way from being an undrafted free agent out of William Penn in 2012 to a starting NFL nose tackle.
Damon Harrison Leads Jets To Super Bowl Title — In 'Madden 16'"I went with my guy, Geno, man, throughout the year," a smiling Harrison said. "I turned the injuries off, so everybody was able to stay around."
Jets Tender Offers To Restricted Free Agents Damon Harrison, Jaiquawn JarrettHarrison, the team's starting nose tackle, received a second-round tender worth $2.356 million. If another team wants to sign him, it would owe the Jets a second-round pick if New York does not match the offer.
Report: Jets Eyeing Dolphins' Rodgers For Defensive CoordinatorThe Jets have a lot of problems, but their defensive line isn't one of them. So it should come as no surprise that new head coach Todd Bowles is likely going to bring in someone fluent with the trenches as the team's new defensive coordinator.
Green Lantern: Defense Deserves As Much Blame As Geno For Jets' ProblemsRaise your hand if you think you can make any sense of this. I'm not sure if the Jets' defense is good, misunderstood, falsely accused or just one big enigma.
Jets' D Has Message For Raiders' Rookie QB Carr: We're Coming After YouDespite beating the Raiders by 10 points last season, the Jets said they came away from the game feeling like they only completed half of their mission. That's because Oakland ran all over their stout and prideful defense.
Silverman: 2 Jets Among The Most Underrated Players In The NFLIf last week’s declaration that David Harris is the most underrated player in the NFL is any indication, Rex Ryan will be as bombastic as ever this season -- mostly because he's right.
Twitter Reactions: NFL Hopeful Michael Sam Announces He's GayMessages of support from celebs, teammates, NFL players and media members poured in for the Missouri All-American defensive end. But others wondered whether the league is prepared to welcome gay players.
Silverman: Aggressive Jets’ Defense May Earn Rex A Stay Of ExecutionIf the defense can continue to give a solid account of itself, the team will have a chance to improve and Ryan may just put a crimp in Idzik’s offseason plans to hire a new head coach.
Geno Smith Named AFC Offensive Player Of The WeekSmith followed up a turnover-laden stinker in Week 4 with a gem at the Georgia Dome, going 16-of 20 for 199 yards and three scores.
Green Lantern: Line Of Scrimmage Is Where Jets Live, Breathe And EatThe Jets are by no means a great football team. But they have all the makings of being one some day because they are physical and impose their will in the places that matter most: the trenches.
Green Lantern: Patriots' Long List Of Injuries An Unexpected Gift For JetsTwo weeks ago if anyone had said the Jets had a legitimate shot to go into Foxboro in Week 2 and win that person likely would have been laughed out of the room. But the NFL has a strange way of leveling the playing field.