Melvin Ingram

San Diego Chargers linebacker Melvin Ingram wears a shirt that refers to the last words of Eric Garner before he died while being arrested by police in New York City. (Photo by Todd Warshaw/Getty Images)

NFL Players Wear ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Messages In Tribute To Eric Garner

A week after their “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot!” show of solidarity, several St. Louis Rams players made another societal statement Sunday with the message: “I Can’t Breathe.”

12/08/2014

Vontaze Burfict of the Cincinnati Bengals (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Chargers-Bengals Wild Card Game Spotlights Top NFL Rookies

The Bengals and Chargers will have a lot of young players in the playoff spotlight at Paul Brown Stadium.

01/04/2014

Rex Ryan (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Rex Ryan Pleased With Jets’ Impact Draft

Rex Ryan declared his confidence in the Jets’ draft selections and called Gang Green’s strength in depth “unusual.”

WFAN–04/29/2012

Quinton Coples (credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images), David Wilson (credit: Geoff Burke/Getty Images)

Palladino: Jets Go Inside, Giants Go Back In NFL Draft

The Jets and Giants each got what they were looking for. Even if, in Gang Green’s case, it wasn’t what the crowd at Radio City Music Hall wanted.

04/27/2012

Quinton Coples of North Carolina holds up a jersey as he stands on stage after he was selected #16 overall by the New York Jets in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 26, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jets Select Defensive End Quinton Coples With 16th Pick In NFL Draft

The New York Jets have selected North Carolina defensive end Quinton Coples, giving Rex Ryan’s defense the pass rusher it coveted. Coples had 23 sacks in four seasons with the Tar Heels, including 17 1/2 in his last two years.

04/26/2012

Melvin Ingram, Courtney Upshaw

Green Lantern: Draft Final — Jets Must Get Aggressive Immediately

Expect the Jets to go best available player a lot during the NFL Draft. I just suggest they start doing so sometime Friday instead of during the made-for-TV prime-time special that will be Thursday night’s first round.

WFAN–04/23/2012

Tim Tebow

Tim Tebow Could Be ‘Subtle Tiebreaker’ For Jets On Draft Day

While the Jets GM downplayed the effect Tim Tebow’s presence likely would have on who New York selects, it’s something the team might keep in mind next week.

04/20/2012

Melvin Ingram

Green Lantern: Hey Jets, Repeat After Me: Ingram Is The Answer In The Draft

When in doubt go defense. That will remain my NFL draft mantra until the day I either die or forget what football is, which will be basically the same day.

WFAN–04/10/2012

Courtney Upshaw (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images), Melvin Ingram (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images), Vontaze Burfict (credit: Norm Hall/Getty Images), Mark Barron (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Green Lantern: Let’s All Actually Try Looking Realistically At Jets Offseason

In Part I of my two-part series on the Jets’ offseason wish list I’m focusing on defense, because, to me, this is where this team is already built to succeed. The Jets have holes, but they are not nearly as pronounced as they are on offense.

WFAN–02/15/2012