The Jets marquee offseason signing is more than just a number one receiver for Gang Green.
Smith had a solid preseason and took about 80 percent of the snaps with the starters over Vick during training camp, making the announcement a mere formality.
New York bragging rights were on the line on Friday night when the Jets and Giants squared off. When the grills heated up on Friday so did an undeniable football rivalry.
Geno Smith and Michael Vick each threw touchdown passes with the New York Jets’ starting offense, and the defense mostly shut down Eli Manning before the Giants’ backups rallied for a 35-24 preseason victory Friday night.
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Michael Vick led the New York Jets on a touchdown drive, capped by fellow newcomer Chris Johnson’s 1-yard scoring run, in a 13-10 victory over the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday night in the preseason opener for both teams.
The New York Jets have signed running back Michael Smith and released safety Brandon Hardin.
While the Jets have said there is competition at every position this summer, Vick has called Smith “the starter” from the moment he signed.
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.
Speaking at the NFL meetings Sunday, Jets owner Woody Johnson said “we’re looking at a number of players, including DeSean.”
Some Jets fans who are also dog lovers and animal advocates were not happy to hear the news that quarterback Michael Vick has been signed to the team.
The Jets’ decision Friday evening to cut quarterback Mark Sanchez and sign Michael Vick marked the end of an era for fans.
The jet of the future has faster travel times and huge digital screens that feel as if every seat is a window seat.
The New York Jets have put the franchise tag on kicker Nick Folk, which will ensure the player known as “Folk Hero” will be paid among the top five kickers in the league. And now the Jets are showing him the money. But they need to show him more.
We decided to do some speculative math on what Super Bowl tickets would have cost in an alternate universe where the Jets and Giants both made the 2014 Super Bowl.