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Michael Vick (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images), Geno Smith (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Questions, Questions And More Questions As Jets Open Camp

As the Jets head to Cortland for training camp this week, questions abound related to the specifics of general manager John Idzik’s offseason retooling. For instance, is Eric Decker really a No. 1 receiver? And where did all the corners go?

07/22/2014

David Nelson celebrates a touchdown catch against the Cleveland Browns at MetLife Stadium on December 22, 2013. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Jets’ Nelson Follows Rex’s Lead: ‘This Is A Playoff Team’

Rex Ryan’s job could be in jeopardy if the Jets fail to make the playoffs for the fourth straight year. But he doesn’t think that’ll be an issue. Neither do his players.

07/22/2014

CBS 2's Steve Overmyer talks with Jets wide receiver David Nelson on TV 10/55. (Credit: CBS 2)

Jets’ Nelson: Geno Smith’s Work Ethic Has Earned Him Team’s Support

Jets wide receiver David Nelson said Sunday that despite critics saying stats don’t make Geno Smith look like the franchise quarterback, Smith’s worth ethic has earned him the team’s support.

07/20/2014

Geno Smith (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Playing For Pride, The Jets Want To End Season On A High Note

Rex Ryan won’t take satisfaction if the Jets eliminate the Dolphins. “If you’re not in it, it really doesn’t matter,” Ryan said. “The fact that you’re not in it is painful enough. You’re not going to derive pleasure from knocking someone out.”

12/28/2013

Jets wide receiver David Nelson lines up a catch in front of Oakland's Mike Jenkins on Dec. 8, 2013, at MetLife Stadium. (credit: Getty Images)

Report: Tebow Spoke Glowingly Of Jets When Contacted By Nelson

Considering how he was treated at times by Jets fans, one would think former Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow would hold at least a little resentment toward the franchise. David Nelson says just the opposite is the truth.

12/27/2013

Wide receiver David Nelson of the New York Jets celebrates after one of his two touchdown catches against the Cleveland Browns on Dec. 22, 2013. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

David Nelson Scores First 2 TDs While Hosting 15-Year-Old Foster Boy

“I think the way I played today, I hope it made him proud,” Nelson said after catching two touchdown passes in the Jets’ 24-13 win over the Cleveland Browns. “I hope it brought joy to his life.”

12/23/2013

Wide receiver David Nelson #86 of the New York Jets celebrates with quarterback Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets after Nelson's touchdown catch. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Geno Smith Puts In Big Performance, Jets Win 24-13 In Home Finale

Geno Smith threw two touchdown passes to David Nelson and ran in another score as the New York Jets topped the Cleveland Browns 24-13 on Sunday in their home finale.

12/22/2013

David Nelson of the New York Jets (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jets WR David Nelson Takes 15-Year-Old Orphan On Weekend Tour Of NYC

Jets receiver David Nelson is taking 15-year-old orphan Davion Only on a tour of Manhattan.

12/21/2013

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

Sheldon Richardson Joins The ‘Keep Rex’ Chorus In Florham Park

The Jets’ players seem to have just one wish this holiday season: bring head coach Rex Ryan back!

12/20/2013

Santonio Holmes (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Jets WR Holmes Returns This Weekend After Missing 5 Games

Rex Ryan says the Jets will be “smart” about how many snaps Santonio Holmes plays against the Bills to avoid reinjuring the hamstring.

11/15/2013

David Nelson of the New York Jets (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jets WR David Nelson Out To Make Bills Pay For Letting Him Go

Jets wide receiver David Nelson is eager to prove the Bills wrong for letting him go.

11/12/2013

Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets scrambles against the New Orleans Saints during their game at MetLife Stadium. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jets’ Reuland: ‘We Believe We Can Beat Any Team We Line Up Against’

“We embrace the challenges, this team,” tight end Konrad Reuland said. “We truly believe we can beat any team we line up against.”

11/04/2013

Wide receiver David Nelson #86 of the New York Jets makes a diving catch over defensive back Marquice Cole #23 of the New England Patriots in the 3rd quarter of the New York Jets' 30-27 win over the New England Patriots at MetLife Stadium on October 20, 2013. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Me? A Dirty Player? Jets’ David Nelson Says Pacman Jones Is Dead Wrong

Nelson acknowledged he’s a physical player. But Jones took it a step further, saying Nelson is a “dirty” player. “For him to call me dirty,” Nelson said Monday, “I think is inaccurate and not true.”

10/29/2013

Adam Jones (Photo by Tyler Barrick/Getty Images)

Report: Pacman Jones Threatens Jets’ Nelson

Bengals cornerback Adam “Pacman” Jones was so upset with David Nelson on Sunday that he threatened to “come and get” the receiver at his home, according to the Daily News.

10/28/2013

Wide receiver Kenbrell Thompkins #85 of the New England Patriots drops a pass in the end zone against cornerback Dee Milliner #27 of the New York Jets. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Jets’ Dee Milliner Returns To Practice, Might Play Against New England

New York Jets rookie cornerback Dee Milliner returned to practice on a limited basis for the first time since injuring a hamstring in practice three weeks ago.

10/17/2013

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