NFL free agency
With NFL free agency now under way, and the Jets seeking a No. 2 gunslinger to back up Mark Sanchez, Gang Green has made a call to ex-Dolphins quarterback Chad Henne, according to sources.
The Jets have re-signed outside linebacker Bryan Thomas, who missed most of last season with a torn left Achilles tendon, to a one-year contract.
Thomas, the 27-year-old cornerback who was out all of last season with a torn ACL, is returning to Big Blue with a brand new contract.
The league informed the 32 teams Sunday that the cap has gone up by $225,000. All teams must be under the cap by Tuesday, when free agency begins.
A day after wide receiver Steve Smith signed with the rival Philadelphia Eagles, a very defensive Jerry Reese said the Giants made a responsible offer to keep Smith and tight end Kevin Boss
Derrick Mason has signed a two-year deal with New York Jets and said he was “blindsided” by their interest.
Damned if you do, damned if you don’t. That’s the rule of law in Jets Nation. Somehow, some way many of the fans always seem to forget just how good of a general manager Mike Tannenbaum is.