Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Jets coach Rex Ryan was correct in his post-game comments — there’s no apology for winning an ugly game in the NFL. But he also must know that he was oh-so-close to getting run out of town only one game into his final contract year.
Jets center Nick Mangold returned to the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after leaving due to an apparent arm injury.
According to a report, Jets QB Sanchez has a partially-torn labrum in his injured right shoulder.
Tampa Bay cornerback Darrelle Revis and Jets’ wide receiver Santonio Holmes are active for Sunday’s opening game.
With rookie Geno Smith starting at quarterback, the Jets attempt to put their tumultuous preseason behind them when they welcome their former star cornerback Darrelle Revis and Tampa Bay to MetLife Stadium on Sunday.
The Jets have released quarterback Brady Quinn. They could opt to re-sign him on Monday.
“I moved on from those experiences I had,” Revis said. “I had a great six years there. Now I’ve just got to move on. I’ve got a new start ahead of me, with a new team and I’m excited to be a Buccaneer.”
First-round draft pick Dee Milliner will be ready for the Jets’ season opener against Tampa Bay on Sunday.
The New York Jets announced that wide receiver Santonio Holmes and tackle Kenrick Ellis are listed as questionable ahead of Sunday’s home game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Jets wide receiver Stephen Hill is eager to line up against former Jets lockdown corner Darrelle Revis when Gang Green clashes with the Bucs on Sunday.
Tampa Bay knows it is facing an inexperienced rookie Sunday, a guy who took all of 69 snaps in preseason games. It won’t be a big surprise to anyone in the stadium if the Buccaneers do all they can to try to rattle Geno Smith.
“I still don’t know,” Holmes said Wednesday. “Still haven’t gotten any word from the doctors yet on whether I should be playing or not, so I’m just going to keep playing it by ear.”
Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Darrelle Revis thinks it’s pretty darn funny that Jets rookie quarterback Geno Smith hasn’t studied him on tape.
The NFL’s worst-kept secret is now official: the Jets are going with rookie Geno Smith at quarterback for Sunday’s opener against Tampa Bay.
Former Jet Darrelle Revis leads a talented Tampa Bay team into MetLife Stadium on Sunday, September 8th. Will Revis be able to exact revenge against the organization that refused to pay him?