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Jets kicker Nick Folk has his fourth-quarter field goal attempt blocked by Chris Jones of the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on October 16, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Jets’ Folk Shows ‘Progress,’ Wilkerson Ruled Out For Vikings

New York Jets kicker Nick Folk returned to practice Thursday and attempted a few field goals after being sidelined with a hip flexor injury.

12/04/2014

Nick Folk #2 of the New York Jets reacts after a kick against the Miami Dolphins in the fourth quarter during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 1, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Jets’ Folk Banged Up But Thinks He’ll Be Ready For Vikings

Nick Folk hopes to be back kicking field goals for the New York Jets this weekend.

12/03/2014

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5 Times Jazz Coach Quin Snyder’s Scowl Summarized How Sports Fans Feel

Thursday night, the Utah Jazz defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 119-86 to improve their preseason record to 4-0. Despite that, Jazz head coach Quin Snyder didn’t seem satisfied (you’ll see…).

10/17/2014

Ryan Quigley and Nick Folk (R) react after a blocked field goal attempt on the last play of the game against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on October 16, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

NFL: Nothing Controversial About Ref Assist At End Of Jets-Patriots

Video of the final play shows an official prodding Dont’a Hightower of the Patriots to the side of the Jets’ center, preventing a potential five-yard penalty.

10/17/2014

Shane Vereen of the New England Patriots carries the ball during the second quarter against the New York Jets at Gillette Stadium on October 16, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Jets’ Ryan After Heartbreaker In New England: ‘We’ve Been Snakebitten’

The Jets suffered their sixth straight loss, the longest streak in Rex Ryan’s six seasons as coach, after taking a 19-17 lead with just under 9 minutes left in the third quarter.

10/17/2014

FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 16:  Nick Folk #2 of the New York Jets attempts a a field goal during the fourth quarter against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on October 16, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Pats Block Last-Second Field Goal Attempt, Beat Jets 27-25

Tom Brady threw three touchdown passes and the New England Patriots held off the New York Jets 27-25 when Nick Folk’s 58-yard field goal attempt was blocked on the last play Thursday night.

10/17/2014

Nick Folk of the New York Jets celebrates his game-winning field goal for a 30-27 win against the New England Patriots during their game at MetLife Stadium on Oct. 20, 2013. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Dyer: Jets Need To Do More Than Just Franchise Their ‘Folk Hero’

The New York Jets have put the franchise tag on kicker Nick Folk, which will ensure the player known as “Folk Hero” will be paid among the top five kickers in the league. And now the Jets are showing him the money. But they need to show him more.

03/01/2014

Nick Folk kicks the game-winning field goal for the Jets against New England on Oct. 20, 2013, at MetLife Stadium.  (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Jets Franchise Their ‘Folk Hero’

Nick Folk kicked his way to a big pay raise with the New York Jets. The Jets placed the franchise tag on the reliable kicker Friday after he had perhaps the best season of his seven-year NFL career.

02/28/2014

Ed Reed (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Jets’ Reed To Mull Return, Retirement; Folk Wants Multi-Year Deal

Ed Reed is unsure what his football future holds. The veteran safety would like to keep playing, and for Rex Ryan and the Jets. Retirement can’t be ruled out, either.

12/31/2013

Muhammad Wilkerson (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Palladino: Jets, Giants Likely To Be Represented In Pro Bowl

The Jets and Giants’ seasons end on Sunday, of course. But neither squad should go unrepresented on Friday night when the NFL announces its Pro Bowl squad at 9 p.m.

12/27/2013

MetLife Stadium (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

NFL Groundskeeping Experts Are Ready For Cold-Weather MetLife Super Bowl

If the weather takes a nosedive leading up to this Super Bowl, the turf crew will keep the field warm and dry with heaters and blowers under a tarp.

12/13/2013

Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets scrambles against the New Orleans Saints during their game at MetLife Stadium. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jets’ Reuland: ‘We Believe We Can Beat Any Team We Line Up Against’

“We embrace the challenges, this team,” tight end Konrad Reuland said. “We truly believe we can beat any team we line up against.”

11/04/2013

Jets linebacker DeMario Davis, left, picks off a pass against the New Orleans Saints at MetLife Stadium on Nov. 3, 2013. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Jets’ Defense Leads Team Past Brees, Saints 26-20

Rex Ryan’s defense outperformed twin Rob’s unit as the New York Jets upset the New Orleans Saints 26-20 Sunday.

11/03/2013

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan and Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots shake hands at MetLife Stadium on October 20, 2013. The Jets won 30-27 in overtime. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Rex Fires Back At Belichick, Says Jets Didn’t Pull A Pats On Earlier FG

The “push-gate” saga between the Jets and Patriots took another turn for the surreal on Wednesday when Rex Ryan responded to Bill Belichick’s accusations of foul play.

10/23/2013

Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, right, disputes a call during overtime against the Jets at MetLife Stadium on Oct. 20, 2013. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Belichick: Jets Pushed Too! Jets Pushed Too!

Bill Belichick just wants to move on — but as long as he gets the last word first.

10/22/2013

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