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Jets | Team to Honor Lewis, Jones

Thu, 08 Sep 2005 09:24:06 -0700

The New York Jets have announced the team will honor retired LBs Mo Lewis and Marvin Jones during halftime of the Jets' home opener on Sept. 18, against the Miami Dolphins. Both players spent their entire NFL careers with the Jets before retiring on June 27. "It's rare today to have a player spend his entire career with one team, and in this instance, the Jets have two and it's a tribute to both gentlemen," said Jets general manager Terry Bradway.

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Jets | The Mo Lewis File

Mon, 27 Jun 2005 19:05:22 -0700

Updating a previous report, according to NewYorkJets.com, LB Mo Lewis, who recently signed a contract with the New York Jets so he can officially retire as a Jet, played in 200 regular season games, which places him sixth on the franchise's all-time most career games played list. In addition, Lewis ranks fourth in team history in sacks (52.5) and second in tackles (1,370).

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Jets | Lewis Signed; Will Retire

Mon, 27 Jun 2005 15:56:21 -0700

The New York Jets have announced the signing of LB Mo Lewis. Lewis will retire as a member of the team June 28. He was a third-round draft choice of the team in 1991.

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Jets | Lewis Counting Against 2004 Salary Cap

Sat, 12 Jun 2004 09:04:50 -0700

ESPN.com's Len Pasquarelli reports the New York Jets have a $4.48 million salary cap charge this season due to the contract of former LB Mo Lewis. In total, the team has $11.01 million in "dead money" assigned to players no longer with the team this season.

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Jets | Lewis Released

Mon, 01 Mar 2004 13:37:19 -0800

The New York Jets have announced the release of LB Mo Lewis.

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Jets | Lewis Release Coming Soon?

Sat, 28 Feb 2004 20:33:46 -0800

Updating previous reports, the Star-Ledger reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis is due a $2 million roster bonus in March and it is anticipated the team will release him. His release would clear $900,000 off the salary cap.

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Jets | Lewis Removed from Injury Report

Fri, 14 Nov 2003 12:43:26 -0800

The Bergen Record's Randy Lange New York Jets LB Mo Lewis was removed from the injury report Friday, Nov. 14.

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Jets | Lewis Probable For Colts Game

Thu, 13 Nov 2003 15:54:06 -0800

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (groin) practiced Thursday, Nov. 13, and is listed as probable for the Sunday, Nov. 16, game against the Indianapolis Colts.

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Jets | Lewis Practices

Wed, 12 Nov 2003 14:55:39 -0800

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (groin) practiced Wednesday, Nov. 12.

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Jets | Lewis Injured Again

Mon, 10 Nov 2003 13:12:30 -0800

The Bergen Record's Randy Lange reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (groin) irritated his groin in Week 10 and is listed as probable for Week 11.

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Jets | Lewis Practices

Sat, 08 Nov 2003 14:02:49 -0800

The Bergen Record's Randy Lange reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip) practiced Friday, Nov. 7, and is expected to start in Week 10.

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Jets | Lewis Practices

Thu, 06 Nov 2003 15:21:44 -0800

The Bergen Record's Randy Lange reports New York Jets SLB Mo Lewis (hip/back) practiced Thursday, Nov. 6, and will start in Week 10.

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Jets | Lewis Practices, Probable For Raiders Game

Wed, 05 Nov 2003 17:47:56 -0800

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip, back) returned to practice Wednesday, Nov. 5, for the first time in 10 days. Lewis remains probable for the Sunday, Nov. 9, game against the Oakland Raiders.

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Jets | Hobson Not Starting LB

Mon, 03 Nov 2003 14:34:35 -0800

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets head coach Herman Edwards wasn't ready to declare that rookie SLB Victor Hobson is his new starting linebacker. Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip, hamstring) was deactivated for a game Sunday, Nov. 2, for the first time since 1996, but he could possibly regain his starting status for the Sunday, Nov. 9, game against the Oakland Raiders. If that's the case, then Hobson would resume his rotation.

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Jets | Lewis Probable For Raiders Game

Mon, 03 Nov 2003 14:34:00 -0800

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip, hamstring) is probable for the Sunday, Nov. 9, game against the Oakland Raiders. Lewis should practice for the first time in a week and a half.

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Jets | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 02 Nov 2003 09:16:06 -0800

The New York Jets have declared OG Brandon Moore, QB Brooks Bollinger, OG Dave Yovanovits, CB Donnie Abraham, DL John Abraham, FS Jon McGraw, OT Lance Nimmo, LB Mo Lewis inactive for Week 9.

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Jets | Lewis OUT

Sun, 02 Nov 2003 08:26:40 -0800

ESPN reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip/hamstring) is OUT for Week 9.

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Jets | Lewis Sits Out

Fri, 31 Oct 2003 15:16:55 -0800

The Bergen Record reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip/hamstring) sat out practice Friday, Oct. 31, and is unlikely to play Week 9.

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Jets | Lewis Streak About to End

Fri, 31 Oct 2003 14:27:26 -0800

ESPN.com's Len Pasquarelli reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip) will likely have his streak of 103 consecutive starts snapped in Week 9.

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Jets | Lewis Misses Practice

Thu, 30 Oct 2003 17:24:06 -0800

The Bergen Record's Randy Lange New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip/back) missed practice Thursday, Oct. 30, and it's possible he'll be used only in an emergency situation in Week 9.

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Jets | Lewis Sits Out Practice, Status For Giants Game Unknown

Wed, 29 Oct 2003 23:23:42 -0800

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 29, and his status for the Sunday, Nov. 2, game against the New York Giants is unknown.

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Jets | Hobson To Start Giants Game

Wed, 29 Oct 2003 23:09:54 -0800

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets rookie LB Victor Hobson will get his first NFL start at the strong-side linebacker position for the Sunday, Nov. 2, game against the New York Giants. Hobson will start in place of LB Mo Lewis.

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Jets | Lewis Questionable

Wed, 29 Oct 2003 10:14:19 -0800

The New York Jets have listed LB Mo Lewis (hip/hamstring) as questionable for Week 9.

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Jets | Lewis Injury Update

Tue, 28 Oct 2003 11:41:16 -0800

Updating previous reports, the Associated Press reports an MRI on New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip) was negative, but he is listed as questionable for Sunday's, Nov. 2, game against the New York Giants.

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Jets | Hobson Could Start

Mon, 27 Oct 2003 15:48:29 -0800

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports if New York Jets LB Mo Lewis can't start, second-round rookie LB Victor Hobson would get his first pro start. Hobson has played more and more the past three games.

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Jets | Lewis Undergoes MRI

Mon, 27 Oct 2003 15:46:33 -0800

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip/back) underwent an MRI for hip and back problems Monday, Oct. 27. He played Sunday but his hip, which bothered him going into Philadelphia, hasn't gotten better. He had a hamstring issue that appears to be OK, but his back is a new area of stress.

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Jets | Edwards Pleased With LB Rotation

Fri, 24 Oct 2003 13:08:18 -0700

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets head coach Herman Edwards likes the plan of rotating the strong-side linebackers on defense. LB Mo Lewis will see the field every three plays to one for rookie LB Victor Hobson.

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Jets | Lewis Upgraded

Fri, 24 Oct 2003 13:05:34 -0700

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip) has been upgraded to probable for Week 8.

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Jets | Lewis Practices

Thu, 23 Oct 2003 13:49:44 -0700

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip/hamstring) practiced Thursday, Oct. 23, and remains questionable for Week 8.

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Jets | Lewis Questionable

Wed, 22 Oct 2003 14:40:06 -0700

The Associated Press reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip/hamstring) is listed as questionable for the Week 8 match-up against the Philadelphia Eagles.

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Jets | Hobson Could Play At SLB For Bills Game

Fri, 10 Oct 2003 14:18:08 -0700

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets head coach Herman Edwards has mentioned playing rookie SLB Victor Hobson in favor of LB Mo Lewis at the strong-side linebacker position in the base defense for the Sunday, Oct. 12, game against the Buffalo Bills.

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Jets | Hobson Could Be Inserted In LB Rotation

Mon, 29 Sep 2003 22:33:09 -0700

New York Jets head coach Herman Edwards said there will be some lineup changes, or more specifically, rotation changes that will be installed during the bye week. He didn't specify, but a possible change could be Jets rookie LB Victor Hobson rotating into the base defense at the strong-side linebacker position with starter Mo Lewis.

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Jets | Edwards Might Make Change at LB

Tue, 23 Sep 2003 09:19:13 -0700

The Star-Ledger reports New York Jets head coach Herman Edwards is contemplating having veteran LB Mo Lewis split time with his heir apparent, rookie LB Victor Hobson.

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Jets | Lewis Struggles

Mon, 08 Sep 2003 21:05:05 -0700

Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis struggled in the Thursday, Sept. 4 against the Washington Redskins. Lewis missed a clean blitz sack after which Redskins QB Patrick Ramsey hit WR Laveranues Coles on a 48-yard pass play, and giving up the 20-yard completion to Redskins TE Robert Royal that led to Jets FS Jon McGraw's concussion, among other plays. Jets head coach Herman Edwards said it ``could be'' that Lewis is knocking off ring rust after his off-season surgery and limited preseason game reps. ``I expect Mo to play better. And he will,'' Edwards said.

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Jets | Lewis To Sit Out

Fri, 08 Aug 2003 13:23:22 -0700

New York Jets head coach Herman Edwards announced LB Mo Lewis (rest) will sit out the team's pre-season game against the Cincinnati Bengals, according to NewYorkJets.com.

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Jets | Want To Restructure Lewis' Contract

Sun, 27 Jul 2003 08:00:50 -0700

Rich Cimini, of the New York Daily News, reports the New York Jets want to restructure the contract of LB Mo Lewis, who is under contract until 2006. Lewis counts $4.6 million against the 2003 salary cap and $5.4 million next season, two numbers the team would like to re-work soon.

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Jets | Lewis Sits

Thu, 24 Jul 2003 20:34:31 -0700

NewYorkJets.com reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis sat out of the team's afternoon practice on Thursday, July 24.

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Jets | Lewis Feels Stronger Than Ever

Wed, 23 Jul 2003 07:31:41 -0700

Updating previous reports, the Star-Ledger reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip) says his left hip is now stronger than his right hip after undergoing off-season surgery. "I feel like a different guy because of the surgery," Lewis said. "I was kidding some of the other players that I need to get the other hip done, too."

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Jets | Lewis Given Rest

Tue, 22 Jul 2003 17:32:58 -0700

New York Jets head coach Herman Edwards, during a July 22nd press conference, said LB Mo Lewis wouldn't participate in the team's Tuesday afternoon workouts. Edwards said that Lewis appears "a lot quicker" this year and that he's also more confident in his ability to move around on the field.

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Jets | Lewis Looks Sharp

Tue, 22 Jul 2003 12:18:38 -0700

New York Jets head coach Herman Edwards liked what he saw from LB Mo Lewis (hip) during practice Tuesday, July 22, according to NewYorkJets.com. "I think he's a lot quicker, a lot more confident," Edwards said. Lewis battled a nagging hip injury throughout the 2002 season and appears to have fully recovered during the off-season.

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Jets | Lewis Ahead of Schedule

Mon, 16 Jun 2003 07:11:56 -0700

Updating previous reports, the Star-Ledger reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip) participated in drills the past two weeks and is ahead of schedule. He'll be ready for the start of training camp on July 21.

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Jets | Lewis Will Be Ready By Camp

Tue, 03 Jun 2003 05:55:22 -0700

Updating previous reports, Randy Lange for the Bergen Record reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip) said he will be 100 percent by training camp in July.

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Jets | Lewis Doing Agility Drills

Fri, 30 May 2003 18:19:24 -0700

According to Randy Lange of the Bergen Record, New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip), coming off of arthroscopic hip surgery, is doing some agility work during team workouts this week. Coach Herman Edwards says Lewis may play five or six pounds lower than his 258-pound program weight.

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Jets | Lewis Held Out of Practice

Fri, 30 May 2003 06:07:44 -0700

The New York Times reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis (hip) was held out of practice on Thursday while he continues to recover from hip surgery. However, Lewis moved well in light drills and appears to have lost some weight.

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Jets | Hobson Being Groomed for Future

Mon, 28 Apr 2003 18:52:03 -0700

According to ESPN.coms Len Pasquarelli, the New York Jets plan to groom rookie LB Victor Hobson, a third round draft pick out of Michigan, to eventually replace Mo Lewis at strongside linebacker.

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Jets | Lewis Will Be Back

Fri, 14 Feb 2003 04:58:09 -0800

Updating previous reports, The New York Times reports New York Jets head coach Herman Edwards said Thursday LB Mo Lewis will be back next season. There was speculation the team might release him come June 1, but that wont happen now.

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Jets | Lewis On Bubble

Mon, 20 Jan 2003 08:13:13 -0800

Randy Lange for the Bergen Record reports New York Jets LB Mo Lewis might be on the bubble as regards to his position with the team. The Jets might choose to release Lewis who had the slowest season of his 12-year Jets career.

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Jets | Lewis Might Need Surgery

Mon, 13 Jan 2003 15:25:40 -0800

New York Jets head coach Herman Edwards said LB Mo Lewis (hip) might need surgery now that the season is over. However, he said it would just be a minor procedure.

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NFL | Defensive Player of the Week

Wed, 08 Jan 2003 10:57:11 -0800

LB Mo Lewis of the New York Jets has been named the NFL Defensive Player of the Week.

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Jets | Lewis Rests

Wed, 06 Nov 2002 21:42:58 -0800

Alex Marvez reports for the Sun Sentinel New York Jets LB Mo Lewis was held out of practice Wednesday to rest his injury. He should start Sunday.

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