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  1. Still not time to tear down O-line

    Rich Cimini

    The New York Jets used to have one of the best offensive lines in the league. Now they need serious help, according to an article by Pro Football Focus . The Jets are listed among five teams with "positional frailties" that should be addressed wit...

    Blog | April 16, 2014
  2. Woody Johnson on the late Ralph Wilson

    Rich Cimini

    ORLANDO, Fla. -- New York Jets owner Woody Johnson spoke to reporters Tuesday about Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson, who died at the age of 95: "It's the end of a real important era. He was so important in developing football to what it is today ...

    Blog | March 25, 2014
  3. Vick, Sanchez and musical chairs at QB

    Rich Cimini

    Somewhere in SoCal or New Jersey, Mark Sanchez must be fuming, wondering where he will play football in 2014 if/when he gets cut by the New York Jets. As the slow-moving John Idzik prepares to meet Friday night with free agent Michael Vick, the most ...

    Blog | March 21, 2014
  4. Rex Ryan: Sam would 'fit right in' with Jets

    Rich Cimini

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Rex Ryan believes his locker room would have no problem accepting an openly gay football player. "I think he'd be welcome," said the New York Jets' coach Thursday at the NFL scouting combine, referring to Michael Sam, of course. "I...

    Blog | February 20, 2014
  5. Statistical breakdown of Geno Smith

    Rich Cimini

    The stats-based website, Pro Football Focus, has revealed its 2013 accuracy percentages for quarterbacks. What makes this breakdown unique is that, unlike your basic completion percentage, it considers dropped passes, throwaways, spiked balls, batted...

    Blog | February 12, 2014
  6. Jets could use leader like Derek Jeter

    Rich Cimini

    My first reaction to the Derek Jeter announcement? He's right; it's time to go. Jeter has been around so long that -- pardon the crossover into football -- he came up with the New York Yankees when Rich Kotite was the coach of the New York Jets...

    Blog | February 12, 2014
  7. Richardson roomed with Michael Sam

    Rich Cimini

    Sheldon Richardson remembered Michael Sam as "scared and nervous" with his sexuality during their college days at Missouri. On the football field, Sam was just the opposite -- "a killer," according to Richardson. The New York Jets defensive tackle...

    Blog | February 11, 2014
  8. Resetting the Jets' cap situation

    Rich Cimini

    For the first time in five months, we have a Sunday without football. (It can be argued that the Pro Bowl isn't football, but we'll tackle that another day.) The focus in the NFL shifts to the offseason, which is built around money -- i.e. the salary...

    Blog | February 09, 2014
  9. Woody Johnson: 'You can't beat Rex'

    Rich Cimini

    New York Jets owner Woody Johnson is a busy man these days, bouncing around New York and New Jersey in Super Bowl-related events, but he paused for a few moments Monday to answer a couple of questions about his football team -- his first comments sin...

    Blog | January 27, 2014
  10. Study: Jets rank ninth in special teams

    Rich Cimini

    Aside from kicker Nick Folk, there wasn't anything special about the New York Jets' special teams in 2013. Then again, maybe there was. In the annual Dallas Morning News special-teams rankings, produced by football writer Rick Gosselin, the Jets f...

    Blog | January 17, 2014
  11. Richardson named to PFWA all-rookie team

    Rich Cimini

    Rex Ryan gave an A+ grade to the New York Jets' draft, but the widespread opinion around the NFL isn't the same. Only one Jets player -- defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson -- was named to the Pro Football Writers of America all-rookie team, which...

    Blog | January 14, 2014
  12. Kyle Wilson: Jets' Man of the Year

    Rich Cimini

    Defensive back Kyle Wilson was named by the New York Jets as the team's Walter Payton Man of the Year, which recognizes community service and playing excellence. Wilson received $1,000 to donate to the Piscataway High School football program, his ...

    Blog | January 10, 2014
  13. Reed wants to play another year -- probably

    Rich Cimini

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Ed Reed didn't rule out retirement, but he gave every indication Monday that he'd like to play another season. He'd like it to be with the New York Jets. "I know I'm going to be ready to play football next year," Reed said. ...

    Blog | December 30, 2013
  14. WR Jones returns to football after tragedy

    Rich Cimini

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- After his workout Tuesday for the New York Jets, wide receiver Dwight Jones walked into a bathroom at the team's facility, dropped to his knees and thanked God for another chance to fulfill his NFL dream. Jones impressed the ...

    Blog | December 18, 2013
  15. Idzik's father spent his life in football

    Rich Cimini

    John Joseph Idzik, the father of New York Jets general manager John Idzik, died Tuesday at his home in Chadds Ford, Pa., the Jets announced Saturday. He was 85. Idzik spent his life in football, playing at the University of Maryland and later in t...

    Blog | December 07, 2013
  16. W2W4: Dolphins vs. Jets

    Rich Cimini

    Not many expected the New York Jets to be playing meaningful football in December, but here we go: A game that could define their season. A win over the Miami Dolphins means they enter the fourth quarter of the season in prime position for a wild-...

    Blog | November 29, 2013