Bills escape snowbound Buffalo

Nov 22, 2014

Bills escape snowbound Buffalo

Bills receiver Chris Hogan trudged through hip-high drifts of snow to get to Ralph Wilson Stadium. Tight ends Scott Chandler and Lee Smith shared a ride on a snowmobile. Mush. All that was missing were Sherpas and sled dogs for the Bills to escape ...

Nov 15, 2014

Jets coach Ryan hit with $100,000 fine

New York Jets coach Rex Ryan has been fined $100,000 for his postgame use of profanity that was picked up on video last Sunday. After the Jets beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 20-13, Ryan could be seen yelling while walking onto the field to meet ...

Jets name Vick starter for game against Chiefs

Oct 28, 2014

Jets name Vick starter for game against Chiefs

It’s Michael Vick’s turn. Even though it’s probably too late to save the New York Jets’ season. Rex Ryan announced Monday that Vick will start at quarterback over Geno Smith in the Jets’ road game against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. “I think ...

Harvin eager to get started

Oct 25, 2014

Harvin eager to get started

Percy Harvin was asked if he was ready to make his debut Sunday with the New York Jets against the Buffalo Bills. “Yes, sir,” Harvin replied politely after practice Friday. And does the talented but maligned wide receiver, acquired last week from the defending ...

Oct 18, 2014

Receiver Harvin traded to Jets

The New York Jets have acquired wide receiver Percy Harvin from the Seattle Seahawks. Two people familiar with the trade said on Friday that Harvin, a star in last season’s Super Bowl but injury prone through his career, was headed to the Jets. The ...

Brady passes Pats past Jets

Oct 17, 2014

Brady passes Pats past Jets

Chris Jones wasn’t going to make the same mistake he did last year when Nick Folk tried another potential winning field goal Thursday night. This time, the New England defensive tackle didn’t commit a penalty to give the Jets kicker another chance. Jones blocked ...

Cutler leads Bears past Jets

Sep 23, 2014

Cutler leads Bears past Jets

Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman needed a few extra minutes to clear his head. His team took advantage of mistakes by the New York Jets to jump to an early lead, but then things got a little too close for comfort in a 27-19 ...

Smith named Jets' starting QB

Aug 23, 2014

Smith named Jets' starting QB

Rex Ryan saw enough to finally reveal the New York Jets’ worst-kept secret. Yes, Geno Smith — and not Michael Vick — will be the team’s starting quarterback this season. “He’s done everything that we’ve asked,” Ryan said after Smith threw a touchdown pass ...

Jets feel good about season

Jul 30, 2014

Jets feel good about season

Welcome to Camp Confidence, where bold proclamations are among the annual rites of summer for the New York Jets. Yes, they’re talking again. And maybe even a little more than before. Oh, and guess what? Rex Ryan doesn’t mind one bit, even though he ...

Jets bid to bolster backfield with ex-Titan Johnson

Apr 17, 2014

Jets bid to bolster backfield with ex-Titan Johnson

Always fast on the field, Chris Johnson is looking to quickly prove his critics wrong. The New York Jets signed the former Titans running back Wednesday, a little over a week after he was officially released by Tennessee. Johnson met with the Jets all ...

Jets sign Vick after cutting Sanchez

Mar 22, 2014

Jets sign Vick after cutting Sanchez

Michael Vick is switching green jerseys — and maybe trading his clipboard for a starting job. The New York Jets signed the former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback to a one-year deal Friday, and released Mark Sanchez, the one-time face of the franchise. “I love competition ...

Reed unsure on return to Jets, may choose to retire

Dec 31, 2013

Reed unsure on return to Jets, may choose to retire

Ed Reed is unsure what his football future holds. The veteran safety would like to keep playing, and for Rex Ryan and the New York Jets. Retirement can’t be ruled out, either, but he expects to be in someone’s secondary next season. “There’s 32 ...