3:27 PM EDT, Mon June 25, 2018
Pats Pulpit

Patriots host former Jets second-rounder Christian Hackenberg on free agency visit

Hackenberg is back in the AFC East, at least on a visit. Despite a rather inconsistent college career at Penn State, the New York Jets surprisingly invested a second-round draft pick in quarterback Christian Hackenberg in 2016. The fourth quarterback off the board spent his entire rookie year on the sidelines as New York’s fourth-string option at the position. His standing on the team did not improve in 2017 as Hackenberg again did not see any regular season playing time. This offseason, therefore, the team decided to move on from the 51st pick of the 2016 draft: Hackenberg was traded to...

Gang Green Nation

Jets 2018 Roster Countdown: Number 98 Mike Pennel

We continue our countdown of the 2018 Jets roster by looking at defensive lineman Mike Pennel. Name: Mike Pennel Number: 98 Year with Jets: 2nd Projected Role: Rotational defensive lineman/primary backup His 2017: The Jets made the unusual move of claiming Pennel off waivers from Green Bay in February despite the fact he was weeks away from hitting free agency. Pennel was coming off a season where he was twice suspended to it seemed possible the Jets wanted to get a closer look before deciding whether to offer him a contract. The team apparently liked what it saw, and Pennel re-signed in...

NFL Spin Zone

New York Jets: J.J. Wilcox spurning 49ers good sign for future

Former Pittsburgh Steelers safety J.J. Wilcox is coming to the New York Jets, and it’s a good sign for the future in free agency. When the free agency period went by and the New York Jets signed no one to fill the holes they needed, fans began to show signs of frustration. They did eventually […] New York Jets: J.J. Wilcox spurning 49ers good sign for future - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.

Gang Green Nation

Avery Williamson offers some hints about his role with Jets

Manish Mehta interviewed Jets inside linebacker Avery Williamson. Williamson discussed the free agency process and what the Jets offered him. “It’s motivation,” Williamson told the Daily News. “There’s always going to be somebody’s that’s going to put news out there about you and say that you can’t do this or that. So, I prove them wrong. That’s the point: I know I’m a three-down backer. I know I got the skill set to do anything on the field. Shoot, I feel like I fit in perfectly with this defense.” ............. “I don’t know, man,” Williamson said about why...

Newark Star-Ledger

Is it too early to get excited about Jets' Teddy Bridgewater? | Breaking down that question

The New York Jets are in the middle of organized team activities, and quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has looked good so far, coming off a serious knee injury. The Jets signed the former Minnesota Vikings quarterback in NFL free agency this offseason.

Cincy Jungle

Bengals could be an under-the-radar trade option for the Jets and Teddy Bridgewater

The Jets now have two young quarterbacks and a veteran, too. Could the Bengals go after one in a trade? The Jets quickly addressed their quarterback position in free agency re-signing Josh McCown and signing former Vikings signal-caller Teddy Bridgewater, too. The team then traded up in the first round of the draft and selected Sam Darnold with the No. 3 overall pick. Darnold, the former USC star quarterback, may not be ready to start this year. But if he’s not, the Jets could opt to rely on McCown once again. McCown started 13 games for the Jets in 2017 and went 5-8 in those contests. He...

Big Blue View

What does a 5-technique defensive end do?

We examine a key role in the new Giants defense as we head back to Summer School When the New York Giants signed nose tackle Damon Harrison in free agency, it was with the understanding that he would be transitioning to a new defensive scheme. The New York Jets used 3-4 defensive front, while the Giants under Steve Spagnuolo used a 4-3 front as the base of their defense. He remarked to reporters that the change didn’t bother him, both systems are basically the same for his position. Now the Giants are transitioning to a 3-4 defense with the arrival of defensive...

Will Jay Cutler be the next QB of the New York Jets?

SNY NFL Insider Ralph Vacchiano breaks down the latest news about the New York Jets and New York Giants as NFL free agency is in full swing, including rumors the Jets could pursue Jay Cutler to be their next QB, and details regarding the Giants signing of

Jets coach Todd Bowles talks Revis release and QB search

New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles talks about the team's decision to release Darrelle Revis and how the team plans to use free agency to find a quarterback.

What will the New York Jets do with the 6th pick in the NFL Draft?

SNY NFL insider Ralph Vacchiano weighs in on the New York Jets prospects at quarterback through the draft and free agency.