Special Teams

Calvin Pryor of the New York Jets stretches during the first day of rookie minicamp on May 16, 2014 in Florham Park, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Jets’ Pryor Evaluated For Concussion Following Special Teams Drills

The New York Jets’ safety, the team’s first-round draft pick in May, was being evaluated for a concussion after injuring his head early during special teams drills Saturday.


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Bill Belichick Speaks Out Against ‘Automatic’ Extra Points

Patriots coach Bill Belichick brought back an old talking point Wednesday, saying he wants see the NFL make its extra-point play less of a gimme.


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Westhoff: Jets’ Handling Of Tebow Was ‘An Absolute Mess’

“It was a mess,” Westhoff said in a radio interview Friday. “It was an absolute mess. You can say however else you want, it was really a mess. I was very, very disappointed.”


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Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Defenses and Special Teams

A strong defense/special teams unit could make the difference in your fantasy football league. Here are the top 10 to target.


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Giants Re-Sign ‘Reliable Contributor’ Chase Blackburn

The Giants have re-signed middle linebacker Chase Blackburn, a key to their run to last season’s Super Bowl title.


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Jets Waive Linebacker Kenwin Cummings

The New York Jets have waived linebacker Kenwin Cummings. This season, Cummings saw action on special teams in three games.