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Ellis Lankster

Brian Hartline #82 of the Miami Dolphins dives for a gain as Ellis Lankster #21 of the New York Jets makes the tackle during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 1, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jets Claim Johnny Patrick Off Waivers, Agree To Terms With Lankster And Walls

Patrick, waived Tuesday by the Chargers, had a career-high 34 tackles with an interception and 1 1/2 sacks in 13 games, including four starts, last season.

03/06/2014

Belmar, N.J. in the days following Superstorm Sandy (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images), Jets logo on a pylon (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Jets, Mets Lend A Hand On Anniversary Of Superstorm Sandy

Seven Jets players — including Bilal Powell and Matt Simms — are volunteering Tuesday to help spackle, sheetrock and paint the damaged St. Rose High School and Convent in Belmar, N.J.

10/29/2013

Antonio Cromartie and Rex Ryan  (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Jets’ Secondary Shows Depth And Promise Despite Absence Of Darrelle Revis

Gone is the man considered by many to be one of the best players in team history, and perhaps the best cornerback in the NFL. But, Rex Ryan believes Antonio Cromartie can handle the load of being the main guy.

06/14/2013

Mark Sanchez (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Jets Far From Perfect, Pull Out Tight Victory Over Jaguars

It was ugly, but the Jets survived with a victory in Jacksonville.

12/09/2012

Joe McKnight (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

McKnight On New Position: I Took It As ‘I Wasn’t Good Enough To Play Running Back’

“I mean, I was drafted as a running back,” the former Southern California star said. “The way I took it was I wasn’t good enough to play running back. I don’t know if that’s the case or not, but that’s the way I’m looking at it right now.”

09/27/2012

(credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

With Darrelle Revis Out, All Eyes On Jets’ Wilson

Kyle Wilson, the spotlight is yours.

09/25/2012

Dustin Keller (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Jets List Dustin Keller Inactive, CB Ellis Lankster Is Active

As expected, Jets All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis is back in the starting lineup after suffering a concussion in the season opener, and tight end Dustin Keller is inactive with a right hamstring injury.

09/23/2012

Darrelle Revis (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Palladino: Jets Can’t Spell Defense Without R-E-V-I-S

Before the Jets started playing football for real this year, Rex Ryan proclaimed his defense a sure-fire, top-five group. Amazing how one injury can turn an otherwise impressive unit into a bunch of also-rans.

09/18/2012

Darrelle Revis (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Darrelle Revis, Dustin Keller Out For Sunday’s Game Against Steelers

The Jets will face the Pittsburgh Steelers’ speedy receivers without Darrelle Revis. The All-Pro cornerback was ruled out for the team’s game at Pittsburgh on Sunday with a concussion

09/14/2012

LaDainian Tomlinson #21 of the New York Jets rushes during NFL game action against Drayton Florence #29 of the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on November 6, 2011 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Shuffling Into First Place

The Jets have now won three in a row but things are far from perfect. They still have a lot of cleaning up to do, especially on the offensive side of the ball.

11/07/2011