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Oday Aboushi

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Jets Offensive Lineman Oday Aboushi Helped Create 185 Smiles In Sudan

He was part of a five-day surgical mission by the Islamic Medical Association of North America in early March to repair cleft lips in the African country.

07/28/2014

Jets guard Willie Colon in action against New Orleans at MetLife Stadium on Nov. 3, 2013 in East Rutherford, N.J. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Rex: Colon To Have Knee Surgery; Jets Turn To Aboushi At Right Guard

New York Jets right guard Willie Colon needs knee surgery and is expected to be sidelined for about six weeks, but should be ready in time for training camp.

05/28/2014

Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets leaves the field after a loss against the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium on December 1, 2013. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Rex Says Jets’ Rookies ‘About As Strong A Class As I’ve Ever Seen’

Geno Smith has been mistake-prone, and so has Dee Milliner. But Sheldon Richardson has been outstanding, and the fact that the Jets have five rookies starting, well, the coach thinks that bodes well for the franchise.

12/05/2013

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Jets RB Chris Ivory, CB Dee Milliner Out For Sunday’s Game At Titans

Running back Chris Ivory and rookie cornerback Dee Milliner will not play in the team’s game at Tennessee on Sunday because of injured hamstrings.

09/27/2013

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Jets Outside Linebacker Quinton Coples To Make Season Debut Sunday

The New York Jets’ outside linebacker will make his regular-season debut Sunday against the Buffalo Bills, a month after having surgery on his fractured right ankle. Coples was listed as probable on the team’s injury report Friday.

09/20/2013

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Returning Revis, Santonio Holmes Are Active For Big Kickoff At MetLife Stadium

Tampa Bay cornerback Darrelle Revis and Jets’ wide receiver Santonio Holmes are active for Sunday’s opening game.

09/08/2013

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Jets OL Aboushi Defends Himself Against “Muslim Extremist” Article

Other Palestinian-American NFL players, include former LB Tarek Saleh, former QB Gibran Hamdan, and former DL Nader Abdallah.

07/13/2013

Oday Aboushi of the Virginia Cavaliers at Amon G. Carter Stadium on September 22, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Jets’ Oday Aboushi A Rare Palestinian-American In The NFL

As a Palestinian-American, the Jets’ offensive lineman is a rarity in the NFL.

05/11/2013

Oday Aboushi of the Virginia Cavaliers at Amon G. Carter Stadium on September 22, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Jets Reportedly Sign Fifth-Round Draft Pick Oday Aboushi

The Jets have signed Staten Island native and fifth-round pick Oday Aboushi to a four-year contract.

05/10/2013

Oday Aboushi of the Virginia Cavaliers at Amon G. Carter Stadium on September 22, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Jets Draft Staten Island Native Tackle Oday Aboushi In Fifth Round

The Jets selected Staten Island native and Virginia offensive tackle Oday Aboushi in the fifth round.

04/27/2013

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NFL-Bound Oday Aboushi Helps Residents Of Staten Island

The big offensive lineman, a potential first-round pick in the NFL draft in April, returned to Staten Island to lend a hand Saturday to those affected by the storm.

12/22/2012