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Jets waive WR Marquess Wilson, sign TE Brandon Barnes
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Jets GM Mike Maccagnan ignored speculation to draft Saints RB Alvin Kamara as he didn't want to take the risk, reports NY Daily News' Manish Mehta.  Kamara is turning heads as the rookie has shown out in his two preseason games with the Saints so far this year. Mehta says the Jets wanted to make a push […]

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Jets release Marquess Wilson, sign Brandon Barnes
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There were flashes of promise during wide receiver Marquess Wilson‘s time with the Bears that made some think he could be a factor for them offensively, but Wilson’s time in Chicago was ultimately defined more than time off the field due to injuries than anything he did on it. The Jets announced Wilson has been […]

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Bowles says Jets will win more games than expected this season
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Jets head coach Todd Bowles believes his team will perform better than anyone is expecting them to this season, per ESPN's Rich Cimini.  Bowles spoke to Mike Francesa on WFAN radio at camp Monday, and gave the Jets' fan base an encouraging message.  "I would tell them that we're not going to be a terrible […]

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Matt Forte practices for first time in 3 weeks, ready for Saturday's preseason game
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FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — After sitting out three weeks with a strained hamstring, New York Jets running back Matt Forte returned to practice Tuesday and claimed he will be ready for the season opener against the Buffalo Bills. "No doubt," he said. Forte, 31, said he hopes to play Saturday night against the New York […]

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Jets' Forte practices fully, 'no doubt' he'll play in opener
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Matt Forte's hamstring is feeling healthy and he's ready for some game action. The New York Jets running back practiced fully on Tuesday for the first time in more than three weeks and insists he'll be ready to play in the regular-season opener. The Jets' projected starter at running back ran without any issues in […]

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Jets RB Matt Forte practicing again, could play Saturday
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The Jets finally have a bit of good news. Running back Matt Forte has returned to practice and could be ready for the Jets' preseason game Saturday against the Giants Saturday. Forte said there is "no doubt" he will be ready for the Jets' season opener against the Bills, which is one of the few […]

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Bowles will announce Jets' starting QB next Monday
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Todd Bowles will declare the winner of the New York Jets' quarterback competition next Monday. Christian Hackenberg and Bryce Petty are also in the mix, but the 38-year-old McCown has been the front-runner for the job since signing a one-year, $6 million deal with New York in March. ''We'll discuss it after the game (against […]

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Christopher Johnson takes over as Jets chairman and CEO
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Jets owner Woody Johnson has passed on the duties of team chairman and CEO to his brother, Christopher Johnson, the team announced on Monday. The anticipated move came after Woody Johnson was sworn in as US Ambassador to the UK and Northern Ireland on Monday.   Earlier this month, Woody Johnson was confirmed by the Senate […]

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Darron Lee, Leonard Williams won’t be disciplined
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New York Jets teammates Darron Lee and Leonard Williams will not be disciplined by the NFL for an incident that occurred at a music festival in June.

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Christian Hackenberg's Wikipedia page changed after vicious sack
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Where was the blocking on this emphatic sack of Jets quarterback Christian Hackenberg?Someone make sure Christian Hackenberg is okay. pic.twitter.com/v3heBo9OOo — Sporting News (@sportingnews) August 19, 2017 More reliable than the Jets' offensive line

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Eastern Michigan surprises walk-on with scholarship at Detroit Lions game (Video)
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In 2016, Chris Creighton led Eastern Michigan to its first bowl game in 29 seasons. The entire Eastern Michigan team got a surprise Saturday when Chris Creighton treated his players to a night at the Detroit Lions preseason game. Instead of a full-team walk-through on Saturday night, EMU made the trip to Detroit for the […]

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Jets seeing more mature, vocal Muhammad Wilkerson this season
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Jets DE Muhammad Wilkerson has become more of a vocal leader this season as he has taken it upon himself to fill that void in the locker room. Linebacker David Harris was the voice in the Jets' locker room for years. Now that he is gone, Wilkerson is the next man in line and he is embracing the […]

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