Team Notebook: New York Jets
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Jets | Ryan Fitzpatrick practices
Jets | Dee Milliner misses OTAs
Jets | Jeremy Kerley not present at OTAs
Jets | Chris Ivory absent from OTAs
Jets | Sheldon Richardson not at OTAs again
New York Jets DT Sheldon Richardson did not attend the team's fifth session of organized team activities Wednesday, May 27. Richardson also skipped the first two workouts, but attended the third and fourth sessions. OTAs are voluntary.
Jets | Brandon Marshall at his peak?
New York Jets WR Brandon Marshall said he feels like he's better now than he's ever been. "I feel great, and now I'm starting to see the game differently, being older and having a lot of experience," Marshall said. "So having all of that working for me, and going against those guys every single day, I'm excited about doing my job this year."
Jets | Dee Milliner competing for roster spot
Jets | Marcus Gilchrist should be ready for camp
Jets | Sheldon Richardson reports for OTAs
New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson was present for organized team activities Thursday, May 21, after missing the two previous days. Head coach Todd Bowles said Richardson has missed around half of the offseason workouts.
Jets | Stevan Ridley to be ready for training camp
New York Jets RB Stevan Ridley (knee) should be healthy enough for training camp as he continues to recover from knee surgery. Head coach Todd Bowles said Ridley is not ready for team drills, but participated in positional drills.
Jets | Will use two tight ends
New York Jets coach Todd Bowles plans to use a package with two tight ends, including TE Jeff Cumberland and TE Jace Amaro. Cumberland will be a traditional tight end and Amaro will line up in a halfback-style position.
Jets | Running back situation up in the air
New York Jets coach Todd Bowles said his team's running back situation may take until the preseason to sort out. RBs Chris Ivory, Bilal Powell, Zac Stacy, Stevan Ridley and Daryl Richardson all have experience at the position, but no one has broken out yet.
Jets | Geno Smith is starter
Jets | In no hurry to extend Muhammad Wilkerson
Updating an ongoing story, New York Jets DE Muhammad Wilkerson's contract dispute with the organization doesn't appear to have a resolution in its near future. Jets owner Woody Johnson said any contract extension will be something that makes sense for both sides. At the NFL's owners meeting in San Francisco Tuesday, May 19, Johnson said, "If something works out that's agreeable to both sides, it'll get done. If not …"
Jets | NYJ to run more in 2015?
New York Jets RBs Chris Ivory, Stevan Ridley, Zac Stacy and others could be busy this season, according to head coach Todd Bowles. Bowles said the reason he hired offensive coordinator Chan Gailey is because he has a track record of being able to run the ball, at least in his college coaching days. Bowles supposedly prefers a balanced, ball-control offense, which puts more of the onus on the running backs.
Jets | Stevan Ridley to be limited in OTAs
Jets | Muhammad Wilkerson not at OTAs
Jets | Three to compete for kick returner job
Jets | Jeremy Kerley may return punts
Jets | Devin Smith may not be returner
Jets | Marcus Gilchrist had offseason scope
New York Jets SS Marcus Gilchrist (shoulder) had a scope performed following the 2014 season. Gilchrist wouldn't confirm what the purpose of the scope was Thursday, May 14, but he said something "needed to be fixed." Gilchrist has been limited so far in camp.
Jets | Devin Smith terms
Jets | Brandon Marshall working with QB
New York Jets WR Brandon Marshall said has been living with QB Geno Smith for time being, and the two players have been working on learning the offense. Marshall is expected to stay with Smith until late June when he finds his own place to live.
Jets | Devin Smith not just a deep threat
New York Jets WR Devin Smith said he believes he can fill the role as a deep threat for the Jets but rejected the notion that he is only a deep threat. "I really don't worry about it, because I know how good I am," Smith said. "I wouldn't be here, obviously, if I couldn't do anything."
Jets | Leonard Williams signed
Jets | Devin Smith signs contract
Jets | Bryce Petty impressive at practice
New York Jets QB Bryce Petty showed velocity and accuracy with his passes during seven-on-seven drills Friday, May 8. "He has all the intangibles, but that word is thrown around so much," head coach Todd Bowles. "It's sort of the new word for 'potential.'"
Jets | Bryce Petty signs
Jets | Muhammad Wilkerson not on trading block
Jets | Several options for No. 5 WR job
Jets | Bryce Petty not a starting option now
Rams | Zac Stacy traded to Jets
Jets | Zac Stacy acquired by Jets
Jets | New York interested in Zac Stacy?
St. Louis Rams RB Zac Stacy may be drawing interest from the New York Jets. The Jets have reportedly asked the Rams about Stacy, who now seems to be on bad terms with St. Louis after RB Todd Gurley was selected in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft.
Jets | Move up in fourth round
Jets | Bryce Petty selected
Jets | DeVier Posey traded to NYJ
The Houston Texans traded WR DeVier Posey to the New York Jets during Round 3 of the NFL Draft Friday, May 1. The Texans received the No. 70 overall pick, while the Jets get the No. 82 overall selection, as well as a fifth-round pick (No. 152) and a seventh-round pick (No. 229).
Jets | Devin Smith selected by Jets
Jets | Leonard Williams willing to move around
New York Jets DE Leonard Williams said he would prefer to play defensive end but is willing to play anywhere the team wants. "I'm willing to play wherever they want me to play, because being versatile at USC, it allows me to fit in a lot of different spots," Williams said. "I'd prefer to play defensive end, but also… in a lot of sub-packages, I can move around and find spots to get to the quarterback."
Jets | Leonard Williams says shoulder is fine
Jets | Leonard Williams had shoulder surgery
Jets | Leonard Williams selected sixth overall
Jets | Not shopping Muhammad Wilkerson
Jets | NYJ desperately working phones
Jets | Brandon Deaderick tries out
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