New York Jets

Dyer: Don't enshrine Sam Darnold yet, let him be a rookie

If you read the headlines on Tuesday morning, Sam Darnold is getting the measurements for his bust in Canton, Ohio at the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The New York Jets rookie quarterback turned some heads in leading the New York Jets to a Week 1 win over the Detroit Lions. And while Darnold...

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 4:04pm

LeVeon Bell Steelers NFL rumors: Colts now favorite to land star RB

We are officially three weeks into the NFL preseason and running back LeVeon Bell still has not reported to the Pittsburgh Steelers. The ever-going battle between the Steelers and Bell came to a head earlier this offseason when the two sides failed to reach a deal on a new contract for franchise...

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 6:44pm

Everyone is talking about 'bye week.' What the hell is it?

Tom Brady and Gisele (the supermodel who needs no last name) spent the weekend on the beach because it was bye week for the Patriots. That’s an actual term on NFL schedules, our sports department explained to me. Bye week in NFL might have a few who don’t really follow sports (like...

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 6:56pm

Uber and MetLife Stadium are teaming up

Uber and MetLife Stadium, home of the New York Giants and the New York Jets, announced on Thursday that they are teaming up to give sports fans and concertgoers another option besides waiting in a crowded parking lot. MetLife Stadium has chosen Uber as its official ridesharing partner, and to...

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 8:33am

Jets rumors: Sheldon Richardson could be traded on NFL draft day

It cannot be overstated how important the 2017 NFL draft is for the New York Jets come the end of April. For a franchise that fell so far and so hard in just one season, Gang Green is left with gaping holes within its roster that needs to be addressed before the fall. The draft won’t fix...

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 2:52pm

A day in the life of a Giants, Jets NFL hopeful

After the NFL Combine and before the NFL Draft, most prospects and NFL hopefuls are not only continuing their training, they are taking part in visits and workouts with a number of teams. And while most fans are familiar with the college pro day circuit, many don’t know or understand that...

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 12:11pm

NFL releases Giants, Jets preseason schedule

The NFL released its preseason schedule on Monday, giving fans one more thing to get excited about if the NBA, MLB and NHL weren’t already enough. For Giants and Jets supporters, exhibition games in August will be their first opportunity to see what their respective teams look like ahead of...

Monday, April 10, 2017 - 5:36pm

Jets, Giants scour tri-state area for draft prospects

Thursday was the local pro day for the New York Jets as they hosted a number of draft-eligible players from the tri-state area. A number of players that checked in to the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center were first-reported earlier this week by Metro New York. That list includes Rutgers center...

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 5:12pm

2017 NFL mock draft: Predicting Giants, Jets 1st-round picks

It’s crunch time with the 2017 NFL draft just three weeks away. With the Jets holding the No. 6 overall pick in the first round and the Giants at No. 23, both teams may be looking to upgrade the offense on April 27.   Jets: Mitchell Trubisky, QB, North Carolina The Jets need a...

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 12:28pm

Giants, Jets scouting Baylor WR Cannon: Sources

This week represents the final few pro days on college campuses ahead of the 2017 NFL draft. That doesn’t mean that the New York Giants or the New York Jets are slowing down their efforts to evaluate talent. Sources tell Metro New York that the Giants and Jets were at the Baylor University...

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 12:12pm

Training to be a fireman provides a second life calling for NFL offensive lineman Wayne Hunter

As if Wayne Hunter didn’t see enough carnage and blood during the New York Jets' ill-conceived 2011 season, he wanted even more of it in retirement. The former 10-year NFL offensive lineman is in training with the Seattle Fire Department and will very shortly transition to become a full-...

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 11:55am