The 29-year-old Jones-Drew had 1,313 yards in his final three seasons — fewer than he had in each of the previous three years.
The 2014 Oakland Raiders started out 0-10, but they split their last six games to finish 3-13. This was one game worse than the 2013 squad, which finished 4-12. The Silver & Black haven’t had a winning season since 2002, and they haven’t been to the playoffs since losing the Super Bowl that year. What’s next?
Despite beating the Raiders by 10 points last season, the Jets said they came away from the game feeling like they only completed half of their mission. That’s because Oakland ran all over their stout and prideful defense.
The Jets enter the season opener as a young team with potential while the Raiders are looking to stray away from their losing ways after spending excessively in free agency.
The Jets have their eyes on a good veteran running back, but will almost certainly have to outsmart two division rivals to get him. The Jets are reportedly currently one of four teams to be interested in free agent Maurice Jones-Drew.
Rashad Jennings will make his second start of the season Sunday against the New York Giants while Darren McFadden rests his sore hamstring
There are a large number of high-profile players who, due to injuries or poor performance, disappointed last season. Here are 10 who are poised to return to form this year.
A week after leading the Jets to victory, Greg McElroy is listed as inactive against the Jaguars.
Fantasy football owners want a workhorse running back who can carry an offense. Here are your top 10 options.
The New York Giants have been ranked third in the first-ever AP Pro32 NFL power rankings, a new pro football version of the AP Top 25 college football and basketball polls.
After New York’s emotional comeback win Sunday night, a lot of people are bringing up the “L-word.” How do the Jets avoid a letdown?
The last time the Jets and Jaguars met, Mark Sanchez and Maurice Jones-Drew played large roles in an exciting game. The health – and protection – of each could be a factor when the teams meet again Sunday.
Jets QB Mark Sanchez was a full participant in practice Wednesday, and was feeling “good” despite undergoing concussion tests after Sunday night’s win.
The NFL’s playoff picture might be muddled in the middle. At the top, it’s crystal clear, thanks to the Patriots and Falcons.
On Sunday, the Indianapolis Colts and San Diego Chargers saw their division title hopes take huge hits, and with wild-card aspirations farfetched, their chances of making the playoffs diminished, too.