Dee Milliner

Jets wide receiver Eric Decker hauls in a touchdown pass against the Packers on Sept. 14, 2014, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisc. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Decker Doesn’t Need MRI, But Sits Out Jets’ Practice On Wednesday

Decker tweaked his right hamstring during the Jets’ 31-24 loss at Green Bay, aggravating an injury he dealt with during training camp.

09/17/2014

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

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)

Milliner Won’t Start But Will Play For Jets Against Packers

Antonio Allen and Darrin Walls will likely start for the Jets at Green Bay, but Dee Milliner could play a significant role in the secondary, head coach Rex Ryan said on Friday.

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

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)

Jets’ Milliner Returns To Practice, Proclaims ‘I Feel Great’

Dee Milliner is getting closer to making his season debut for the New York Jets.

09/10/2014

Jets corner Dee Milliner, right, breaks up a pass to Saints wide receiver Robert Meachem during New York’s 26-20 win at MetLife Stadium on Nov. 3, 2013. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Rex: Milliner A No-Go; Jets To Start Allen, Walls At Corner Against Raiders

Who knows what’s going to happen? The Jets will be without their best cornerback when they take on the visiting Oakland Raiders in the season opener on Sunday.

09/05/2014

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)

Jets’ Rex: Dee Milliner’s Status ‘A Concern’ As Opener Nears

If it were up to Milliner, he would be manning his usual spot in the Jets’ secondary in the season opener. His left ankle, though, might keep him on the sideline.

09/04/2014

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

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 ‘Not Sure Yet’ If Milliner Will Be Ready For Jets’ Season Opener

The second-year cornerback suffered a high left ankle sprain during training camp on Aug. 10 and hasn’t practiced since.

08/29/2014

Quarterback Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets passes against the Indianapolis Colts in the first quarter during a preseason game at MetLife Stadium on August 7, 2014. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Season Preview: Jets Will Fly As Far As Geno Smith Takes Them

Smith is brimming with confidence, and with that comes increased respect in the locker room. The bottom line, though, is the success — or failure — of Rex Ryan’s team could depend on Smith’s performance this season.

08/27/2014

Rueben Randle #82 of the New York Giants scores a touchdown against the New York Jets during the second quarter of a preseason game at MetLife Stadium on August 22, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Jets Need To Go Outside The Organization And Get A Cornerback

No matter what they tell the media, Ryan and Idzik have to understand that outside help is needed. While they are loathe to take on long-term money, they have plenty of room under the 2014 cap to look into one-year fixes.

08/25/2014

Jets general manager John Idzik (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Idzik: We Know What We Are Doing With Our Surplus Salary Cap Space

John Idzik has heard the anger about the offseason’s allocation of funds. He just wants everyone to take a deep breath. He says he’s got this.

08/20/2014

Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets greets Dee Milliner #27. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Patterson: Jets’ Much-Maligned Corners Have Opportunity To Silence Critics

New York Jets cornerback Dimitri Patterson says the team’s often-criticized defensive backs have a chance to “shut people up” this season.

08/19/2014

Quarterback Geno Smith of the New York Jets passes against the Indianapolis Colts in the first quarter at MetLife Stadium on Aug. 7, 2014. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Green Lantern: Jets’ Offense Has Left The ‘D’ Hanging For Years, And It Has To Stop

Anyone else tired of hearing about cornerbacks? The Jets need to start doing their defense a favor by moving the ball and putting up points like a 21st century NFL team.

08/12/2014

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)

Rex: Jets’ Defense Will Be ‘Outstanding’ Regardless Of Secondary Woes

While many of the fans continue to freak out over the Jets’ well-documented problems at cornerback, head coach Rex Ryan tried something different at practice on Monday.

08/11/2014

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