New York Jets owner Woody Johnson said last week he'd be interested in another appearance on "Hard Knocks," but the Atlanta Falcons have emerged as a strong contender for this season's version of the HBO reality series, according to sources.
New York Jets backup quarterback Tim Tebow will get the night off with the rest of the starters in the final preseason game next Thursday against the Eagles in Philadelphia, coach Rex Ryan announced Friday.
The New York Jets added another recognizable name to their quarterback depth chart, signing rookie Matt Simms -- son of former Super Bowl MVP Phil Simms -- to the roster Sunday after a three-day tryout in minicamp.
The annual preseason game between the New York Jets and New York Giants received a jolt late Thursday, with Rex Ryan claiming the Jets are the superior team. Ryan also fired back at Giants defensive end Justin Tuck.