Derrick Mason

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Steelers’ Jerricho Cotchery: It Was ‘Time To Move On’ From Jets

Jerricho Cotchery just didn’t see himself fitting in with the Jets anymore. So the wide receiver did what he felt he needed to do. Cotchery asked for his release, the Jets obliged — and he went shopping.


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Jerricho Cotchery Agrees With Steelers, Heads To Jets’ House Of Horrors

One week after Jerricho Cotchery was granted his requested release from the Jets, the wide receiver found a new home. The 29-year-old fan favorite is headed to Heinz Field, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ arena. Otherwise known as the Jets’ house of horrors.


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Jets’ Rex Ryan Playing It Safe To Avoid ‘Big Setback’ With Plaxico Burress

Plaxico Burress is waiting for the Jets to stop playing it safe and turn him loose on the practice field. “I don’t think full yet,” coach Rex Ryan said. “We’re just trying to avoid that big setback, but he’s doing more and more.”


Jets wide receivers, from left to right, Santonio Holmes, Derrick Mason and Plaxico Burress. (credit: AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Will Holmes, Burress, And Mason Be Better Than The Jets’ 2010 Trio?

Santonio Holmes. Plaxico Burress. Derrick Mason. It’s the Jets’ revamped receiving corps, Mark Sanchez believes it can be even better than the group he threw to last season.


Jets' Defense

Schwartz: The 2011 New York Jets: Green Monsters Of The Midway

Mark Sanchez went as far as comparing the New York Jets’ defense to the legendary 1985 Bears during today’s press conference. Peter Schwartz brings you that and the latest Jets’ training camp developments.


Derrick Mason

Green Lantern: Jets’ Mason Kicked Father Time To The Curb Long Ago

There are many out there who cannot understand the Jets’ logic in releasing a revered 29-year-old wide receiver and replacing him with 37-year-old. But in the case of Derrick Mason, if that’s the fans’ only argument, they don’t have a leg to stand on.


Santonio Holmes of the Jets (L) talks with Derrick Mason and Plaxico Burress during practice on August 7, 2011. (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Derrick Mason, With Super Bowl Goal In Mind, Says Joining Jets A ‘No-Brainer’

Derrick Mason thought about going back to Baltimore. He considered Tennessee, too. There was just something about the Jets that outweighed everything else.


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Mason Signs Two-Year Deal To Officially Join Jets

Derrick Mason has signed a two-year deal with New York Jets and said he was “blindsided” by their interest.


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Reports: Veteran Wide Receiver Derrick Mason Chooses Jets

It appears the Jets have found their new slot receiver. According to reports, veteran Derrick Mason has decided to join Gang Green.


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Report: Jerricho Cotchery Felt ‘Disrespected’ By Jets; Still No Derrick Mason

With Derrick Mason still reportedly mulling a contract offer from the Jets and Thursday’s late twist that Jerricho Cotchery asked to be released from the team, fans are left wondering: what went wrong?


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Schwartz: A Busy Thursday For Jets

When you cover an NFL team, just about anything can happen on any day at training camp. Teams are always bringing guys in, cutting players, and repeating the process.


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Jets Release Cotchery; Rex Says WR Asked To Be Traded Or Let Go

The Jets released popular wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery Thursday, apparently clearing the way for veteran Derrick Mason to sign with the team. But in a late twist to the story, Rex Ryan said that was the way Cotchery wanted it.