New York football players took to Twitter on Wednesday to offer their thoughts on the addition of Tim Tebow, and the sentiments ranged from exuberance to uncertainty to criticism.
Tim Tebow was headed to the Jets from the Broncos on Wednesday prior to a potential setback came about. The Broncos were going to receive fourth- and sixth-round draft picks, while New York would get a seventh-rounder.
LaRon Landry wants to prove he is healthy before he gets a lengthy contract. So the versatile safety signed a one-year contract with the New York Jets with the idea that a longer deal and bigger bucks could come down the road.
Peyton Manning has been introduced as the new quarterback of the Denver Broncos, the four-time MVP taking the spot once held by John Elway, who as Broncos vice president engineered the deal to bring the NFL’s most sought-after star to town.
The Giants lost a fairly big piece of the puzzle on Tuesday, as cornerback Aaron Ross has agreed to a three-year deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to multiple sources.
Prince Amukamara is putting last season behind him, instead focusing on 2012. And on Saturday, the cornerback was seen wearing a protective boot on his left foot and walking with crutches while signing autographs
The Jets have signed former Redskin LaRon Landry to help improve their pass defense, the team confirmed on Monday. Landry will slide in as a starter in a secondary that was in serious need of help at the safety position.
Tebowmania, huh? Looks like that era may be over in Denver. According to CBSSports.com, the Broncos are close to signing all-time great Peyton Manning to be their quarterback.
The Jets are interested in bringing wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery back to East Rutherford, according to sources. Cotchery, who requested a release from the Jets in August of 2011, was one of Gang Green’s most productive and respected players from 2004-2010.
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.
Santonio Holmes and Mark Sanchez are back to being best buddies again — or at least it seems that way. The once disgruntled wide receiver congratulated his quarterback on his new contract extension on Monday via Twitter
If winning the Super Bowl wasn’t enough of a prize for Giants fans last month, Big Blue faithful got another dose of good news on Monday — offseason style. The NFL plans to dock salary cap space from the NFC East-rival Cowboys and Redskins, according to USA Today.
The Giants on Friday released running back Brandon Jacobs after seven years in New York. He wanted to stay with the champs, but a restructured deal could not be agreed to by both parties.
If you’re keeping score at home, the Super Bowl-winning list reads: Tom Brady with three, little brother Eli Manning with two and big brother Peyton Manning with one. And the only way that Peyton has a chance to win another Super Bowl is to leave Indianapolis.