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Jets QB Wilson 'doesn't need to be Brady' in Year 2 progress

Jun. 16, 2022 17:45 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Zach Wilson has the plans for the big summer hangout already mapped out. He and a bunch of his New York Jets teammates will get together somewhere — that's a secret for now — in mid-July to work on the football field a few days and sharpen their...

Falcons sign OL Harrison, DL Dalton after minicamp tryouts

Jun. 16, 2022 16:47 PM EDT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons signed defensive lineman Jalen Dalton and offensive lineman Jonotthan Harrison to one-year contracts on Thursday. Harrison (6-foot-4, 300 pounds) and Dalton (6-6, 300) were signed after tryouts during the team's mandatory minicamp this...

Jets' Becton out to make critics, doubters 'eat their words'

Jun. 15, 2022 16:48 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Mekhi Becton's bright blue T-shirt said it all. Words such as “fat,” “lazy,” “out of shape,” “injury prone,” “overweight” and “bum” formed a circle of criticisms around the eye-catching capitalized “BIG BUST” in the middle. ...

Mekhi Becton at Jets' mandatory minicamp after skipping OTAs

Jun. 14, 2022 17:52 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets offensive tackle Mekhi Becton joined his teammates Tuesday for the start of mandatory minicamp after he skipped the voluntary offseason program. Becton missed almost all of his second NFL season after dislocating his right kneecap and...

Jets WR Davis mentally, physically healthy after lost season

Jun. 09, 2022 18:27 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Corey Davis thought he had moved on from the most painful loss of his life. The lingering sadness told him otherwise. The New York Jets wide receiver's older brother Titus died of kidney cancer on Nov. 11, 2020, and Davis dealt with the grief the only way...

Laurent Duvernay-Tardif putting NFL career on hold again

Jun. 08, 2022 20:03 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Laurent Duvernay-Tardif is putting his NFL career on hold — again. The 31-year-old Canadian offensive lineman told The Canadian Press on Wednesday that he will begin a residency program at a Montreal-area hospital next month. Laurent Duvernay-Tardif...

Panthers want QB Darnold to avoid 'catastrophic' mistakes

Jun. 08, 2022 14:56 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina Panthers coach Matt Rhule isn’t expecting miracles out of Sam Darnold this upcoming season. He just wants the fifth-year quarterback to avoid “catastrophic" mistakes, something that plagued him at times last season and during his first three...

FitzMagic runs out: 39-year-old journeyman QB is retiring

Jun. 03, 2022 10:16 AM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The FitzMagic has run out. Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick is retiring, he confirmed to The Associated Press in a text message on Friday, ending a career that spanned 17 seasons and nine teams and made him one of the NFL's most colorful and beloved journeymen. ...

Jets to induct Revis, Mangold, Ferguson into Ring of Honor

Jun. 02, 2022 13:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets will induct former cornerback Darrelle Revis, center Nick Mangold and left tackle D'Brickashaw Ferguson into the team's Ring of Honor during separate halftime ceremonies this season. The team announced Thursday that Mangold will be the first...

Jets' revamped defense looks to 'dominate' after dismal 2021

Jun. 01, 2022 19:19 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets can’t deny the dismal numbers their defense put up last season. They were downright ugly and embarrassing. But a year after being ranked last in nearly every key defensive category, the Jets are optimistic they will not...