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.
Maybin has been waived by the Jets, a season after he led the team with six sacks.
“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.”
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
The Jets are without starting defensive lineman Mike DeVito for the second straight game because of a knee injury
Jets center Nick Mangold did not participate in practice on Wednesday, but coach Rex Ryan thinks he’ll be fine to play against the Miami Dolphins on Monday night.
Trufant completed one of the biggest plays of the Jets’ 27-24 win over the Cowboys by returning Joe McKnight’s blocked punt for a touchdown. It was a lucky bounce for a guy who has bounced around quite a bit while trying to pursue his NFL dream.
Rex Ryan raised his arms and yelled as loud as he could. Then he shouted some more and smiled on the Jets sideline. This one was for New York.
“I get knocked down, but I get up again. You’re never going to keep me down!” Okay so maybe the Jets were not singing that song this week, but you get my point.
The New York Jets have released wide receiver Laveranues Coles a few days after re-signing him and added safety Emanuel Cook to the roster.