Sheldon Richardson

Sheldon Richardson  (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Jets’ Richardson Frustrated By 1-5 Start: ‘None Of Us Are Losers’

With five straight losses and a short week coming up, the Jets are spiraling out of control. Next up: the archrival Patriots in Foxboro.

10/13/2014

The Jets’ Muhammad Wilkerson, left, and Antonio Allen line up against the Detroit Lions at MetLife Stadium on Sept. 28, 2014. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Green Lantern: Defense Deserves As Much Blame As Geno For Jets’ Problems

Raise your hand if you think you can make any sense of this. I’m not sure if the Jets’ defense is good, misunderstood, falsely accused or just one big enigma.

10/01/2014

Sheldon Richardson  (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Sheldon Richardson To Jets Fans Chanting For Michael Vick: ‘Shut Up’

“Shut up,” Richardson said. “If that’s the case, produce a child who can come and make it to the NFL and let’s see what he’s got. Other than that, just shut up. We’ve got coaches to do that.”

09/29/2014

Offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg (L) and head coach Rex Ryan (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Mornhinweg Says Timeout That Cost Jets Tying TD Was His Fault

New York Jets offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg took full blame for the timeout call that negated a tying touchdown against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday.

09/15/2014

Jets’ defensive end Sheldon Richardson, second from left, is held up by guard T.J. Lang of the Green Bay Packers during a scrum in the third quarter at Lambeau Field on Sept. 14, 2014 in Green Bay, Wisc. The Packers defeated the Jets 31-24. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Green Lantern: Every Bit Of Criticism Jets’ Idzik, Rex Get This Week Is Deserved

Sure, it’s just one loss. But to try to take positives from Sunday’s disaster at Lambeau Field would really expose a disturbing case of denial. The Jets beat themselves and there’s just no way to spin it.

09/15/2014

Jets head coach Rex Ryan walks out to midfield after losing to the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on September 14, 2014. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Blown Lead, Botched Timeout: Jets Self-Destruct In Green Bay

For a moment, it seemed as if the Jets had tied the Packers. Touchdown — Jeremy Kerley with about 5 minutes left to the game. One problem…

09/15/2014

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers in action against the Jets on Oct. 31, 2010 at MetLife Stadium. The Packers won 9-0. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Jets Don’t Sweat Rodgers, But Know Only A Superb Effort Beats Packers

The Jets respect Aaron Rodgers, but they’re not about to go cower in a corner. Stopping the Green Bay Packers’ all-world quarterback will be the focal point of Gang Green’s approach Sunday when they travel to Lambeau Field looking to go 2-0.

09/11/2014

Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images); Jets defensive end Sheldon Richardson (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Jets’ D Has Message For Raiders’ Rookie QB Carr: We’re Coming After You

Despite beating the Raiders by 10 points last season, the Jets said they came away from the game feeling like they only completed half of their mission. That’s because Oakland ran all over their stout and prideful defense.

09/03/2014

Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants passes during the first quarter of a preseason game at MetLife Stadium on August 22, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Sheldon Richardson: Eli Doesn’t Trust His O-Line, Is ‘Watching The Rush’

“Got some kinks to work out,” Richardson said. “You can notice that stuff, little stuff like that. It’s to the point where he don’t trust his offensive line that much, ’cause he’s watching the rush.”

08/28/2014

Quarterback Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets passes against the Indianapolis Colts in the first quarter during a preseason game at MetLife Stadium on August 7, 2014. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Season Preview: Jets Will Fly As Far As Geno Smith Takes Them

Smith is brimming with confidence, and with that comes increased respect in the locker room. The bottom line, though, is the success — or failure — of Rex Ryan’s team could depend on Smith’s performance this season.

08/27/2014

Muhammad Wilkerson (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Jets’ Wilkerson: ‘I Feel Like I’m An Elite Player’

The 24-year-old might be the Jets’ most valuable player. A first alternate for the Pro Bowl last year, he heads into his fourth season with even higher expectations.

08/05/2014

Michael Sam runs the 40-yard dash during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 24, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Michael Sam Improves On Combine Performance At Mizzou Pro Day

A little over a month since Sam announced his desire to become the first openly gay NFL player, he lifted 225 pounds 19 times, ran the 40-yard dash in an unofficial time of 4.69 seconds and jumped 30 inches.

03/21/2014

Sheldon Richardson #91 of the New York Jets reacts after taking down Jason Campbell #17 of the Cleveland Browns during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 22, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Jets’ Sheldon Richardson Proud Of Former Roommate Michael Sam

“I lived with Michael Sam,” Richardson said. “Regular guy, has his own sexuality. Didn’t take nothing from him. He was a great teammate, a great person. Everything you wanted out of him, you got out of him.”

02/12/2014

Peyton Manning (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Broncos QB Peyton Manning Wins Fifth Career AP NFL MVP Award

Peyton Manning has won his fifth Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player award in a landslide.

02/01/2014

Sheldon Richardson (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Jets DE Sheldon Richardson Named 2013 Defensive Rookie Of The Year

Jets DE Sheldon Richardson was named the NFL Defensive Rookie Of The Year. Richardson received 23 votes; Kiko Alonso, a second-round choice (46th overall), got 19 votes.

02/01/2014

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