New York Jets
Leonard Williams still speaks to his father on a regular basis, making frequent phone calls to him in prison.
After adding to their already-formidable defensive line in the first round, the New York Jets head into the second day of the NFL draft with plenty of options.
“I just want to not really prove other teams wrong, but just really prove the Jets right,” said the USC defensive end, who many considered the best player in the draft.
The Hall of Famer told WPBF-TV that had he known about the kind of damage playing football would cause later in life, he never would have suited up.
Wilkerson didn’t report for the start of the team’s offseason program earlier this month, and the 25-year-old reportedly skipped voluntary workouts yet again this week.
New general manager Mike Maccagnan continued his impressive makeover of the New York Jets on Thursday night, selecting USC defensive end Leonard Williams with the No. 6 overall pick in the NFL draft.
With the draft shifting from the Big Apple to the Windy City, Chicago television station WGN-TV decided to mock Jets fans and their tradition of booing the team’s first-round pick.
Former NFL star Plaxico Burress has been indicted on charges he failed to pay taxes, New Jersey prosecutors announced Thursday.
With the No. 6 overall selection, a potential impact player will be available. The question is whether the Jets will stay put at that spot. And, if they do, who’s the pick? A quarterback? A pass rusher? A wide receiver?
A swap with Tennessee would ensure one of the top two quarterbacks in the draft, likely reigning Heisman winner Marcus Mariota.
As far as Geno Smith is concerned, it’s going to take a lot more than a few draft rumors and a veteran coming off a major injury to take his job away.
Wide receiver was an obvious need for the Jets heading into the offseason, and new general manager Mike Maccagnan didn’t waste any time making sure it was addressed. But is he done?
Jace Amaro took the high road when asked if he’s looking forward to the two games against Rex and the Buffalo Bills.
“You know what? I think I’m better than I was before, when I played earlier in my career,” Revis said. “I think I’m way more intelligent in the position. I had a great learning experience last year.”
During a press conference in December, Jets owner Woody Johnson said that he’d “love to have Darrelle back.”