When asked if he would definitely report to the team’s training camp on the first day of workouts, the former first-round pick said bluntly, “I don’t know,” according to reports.
Defensive back Yeremiah Bell signed a one-year, $1.4 million deal with the Jets on Friday, according to sources. The 34-year-old veteran will receive $1.3 million guaranteed, in addition to a $200,000 signing bonus and a $100,000 workout bonus.
There are thousands of questioners and non-believers who are of the opinion that Mark Sanchez is simply not on the path to becoming a star quarterback in the NFL. And it appears that Giants punter Steve Weatherford is one of them.
Jets running back/kick returner Joe McKnight — who was an All-Pro selection this past season — gained 16 pounds this offseason by stuffing himself with loads of McDonald’s, CBSSports.com reported.
Though it would seem like an appropriate time for Giants head coach Tom Coughlin to step down, the upstate New York native is currently in talks with Giants owner John Mara about a contract extension, according to CBSSports.com.
Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis and inside linebacker David Harris said that head coach Rex Ryan has been increasingly more involved in defensive meetings this offseason, according to reports.
The Giants have reportedly signed linebacker/defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka to a three-year contract extension through 2015, multiple sources have reported. The deal includes an $8.5 million signing bonus and $10.95 million guaranteed.
The Giants reportedly locked up linebacker-turned-long snapper Zak DeOssie to a three-year contract extension through the 2015 season on Friday. The deal is said to be worth $3.45 million, $900,000 of which is guaranteed
The Giants had a very busy day on Wednesday. The Super Bowl Champs signed veteran offensive tackle Sean Locklear and reportedly traded for talented defensive player Keith Rivers.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has sent a memo to all 32 teams threatening “significant discipline” to anyone caught leaking confidential information gathered on draft prospects to the public.
The New York Jets re-signed wide receiver Scotty McKnight on Tuesday. A childhood friend of quarterback Mark Sanchez, McKnight was originally drafted by the Jets in the seventh round last season.
The inevitable will happen. And whether it is in Week 1 or the season finale, Tim Tebow will be the New York Jets’ starter, and a player with his eyes towards heaven will see his new team descend to salary cap hell.
I respect anyone of faith who takes their deity seriously and treats people with the very respect that their faith demands. But this Tim Tebow throng is beginning to feel creepy and cult-like.
Well that was quite a short tenure in New York. The Jets have traded third-string quarterback Drew Stanton to the Indianapolis Colts for an undisclosed draft pick, the team confirmed on Friday.
Lifelong Gators fan Mike Beattie followed every development of the Tim Tebow trade. After it finally ended, his wife turned to him and said, “Do we have to start rooting for the Jets?” And there it is: the definition of Tebowmania.