Matt Simms

Matt Simms

Jets Release Backup Quarterback Matt Simms

The New York Jets have released quarterback Matt Simms, who backed up starter Geno Smith the past two seasons.

05/28/2015

Matt Simms (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Chris Simms: ‘Politics Of The NFL’ Keeping Matt Simms From Getting Fair Shake With Jets

During the same interview in which he ripped Tom Brady for his role in the “deflategate” scandal, Chris Simms said his brother, Matt Simms, is not getting a legitimate chance with the Jets.

05/12/2015

Geno Smith (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Green Lantern: Jets’ Offseason Party Was A Rager — Until The QBs Showed Up

Mike Maccagnan has given Jets fans a reason to believe, but as long as the most important position on the field remains a crapshoot, the real expectations cannot begin.

05/05/2015

Geno Smith

Jets Looking For QB To Compete With Geno, Fitzpatrick And Simms

Coach Todd Bowles didn’t specify whether the Jets want to add a quarterback from the draft or free agency, but the team holds the No. 6 pick — and Oregon’s Marcus Mariota could be available.

04/03/2015

Matt Simms (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jets Renegotiate Backup QB Matt Simms’ Contract

Simms has spent the last three seasons with the Jets, including serving as the third-string quarterback behind Geno Smith and Michael Vick this year.

12/30/2014

Matt Simms

Jets Rule Out Walls, Sign Simms Off Practice Squad

On Saturday, the Jets said cornerback Darrin Walls won’t travel with the team to Kansas City. Phillip Adams could start in his place.

11/01/2014

Matt Simms

Jets’ Matt Simms Ready To Back Up Vick If Necessary

Geno Smith could go from being benched to being inactive for the Jets. The demoted QB has a shoulder injury that makes his availability uncertain for Sunday’s game at Kansas City.

10/30/2014

(Al ‘Hughes’ Dukes Photography)

Boomer & Carton: Chris Simms Stops By To Talk Some Football

Simms didn’t get to say goodbye until after revealing, of course, what he is benching these days.

WFAN–10/16/2014

Matt Simms (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Report: Jets Re-Sign Matt Simms To 1-Year Deal

New York’s most popular backup quarterback will be sticking around in 2014. The Jets have extended Matt Simms’ contract through next season, according to the New York Daily News.

01/14/2014

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 24: Nate Washington #85 of the Tennessee Titans gets wrapped up by Chimdi Chekwa #35 of the Oakland Raiders during the fourth quarter at O.co Coliseum on November 24, 2013 in Oakland, California. The Titans won the game 23-19. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Let Geno Smith, Jets Offense Loose Against An Aggressive Raider Defense

The Jets have hit rock bottom with their offensive woes. Can Geno Smith bring the Jets back to their winning ways?

12/03/2013

Miami’s Olivier Vernon, left, sacks Jets quarterback Geno Smith during their game at MetLife Stadium on Dec. 1, 2013. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jets’ Geno: I Will Be Starting Against Oakland On Sunday

Geno Smith is suffering through a brutal stretch, but he still gives the Jets the best chance to win.

12/02/2013

Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets leaves the field after a loss against the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium on December 1, 2013. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

WFAN’s Francesa Lays Into ‘Ineffective, Minor League, Hysterical’ Jets

WFAN’s Mike Francesa lit into Rex Ryan’s struggling team during his opening monologue on Monday, one day after Gang Green was humiliated 23-3 by the average at best Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium.

12/02/2013

Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets leaves the field after a loss against the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium on December 1, 2013. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Now What? Full-Blown Quarterback Controversy Returns To Florham Park

It just keeps getting uglier and uglier. The New York Jets’ starting quarterback is uncertain, and their playoff hopes are fading. It looks as though they’re in for a rough final four games.

12/02/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 1: Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets leaves the field after a loss against the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium on December 1, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Geno Smith Benched, New York Jets Blown Out By Miami Dolphins

The Miami Dolphins put the Jets season on the brink with a dominating performance. Rookie QB Geno Smith is benched during the contest.

12/02/2013

Rex Ryan (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Jets’ Regression Spells Doom For Rex Ryan

When the Jets were 5-4 and had the NFL world marveling at their resilience after beating the Saints, coach Rex Ryan had to avoid one word the rest of the way to stifle the calls for his job: regression.

12/02/2013

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