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File-New York Jets wide receiver Breshad Perriman (19) prior to an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J.   New York Jets wide receivers Perriman and Jamison Crowder sat out practice Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020, with injuries, and they could miss the team's game at Indianapolis on Sunday.(AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File)

Jets WRs Perriman, Crowder sit out practice with injuries

Sep. 23, 2020 7:31 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets wide receivers Breshad Perriman and Jamison Crowder sat out practice with injuries, and they could miss the game at Indianapolis on Sunday. Perriman injured his left ankle last Sunday in New York's 31-13 loss to San Francisco. Coach Adam Gase didn't sound optimistic...

Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock (3) stands on the sideline after being injured during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Drew Lock sidelined again, vows not to change his risky ways

Sep. 21, 2020 4:49 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — If only Drew Lock’s body was as hard as his head. For the second straight season, the Denver Broncos’ young quarterback will miss significant time time after getting injured while scrambling in vain to avoid a sack. The mobile QB from Missouri is vowing once again not...

New York Jets wide receiver Jamison Crowder (82) gets past Buffalo Bills defensive end Darryl Johnson (92) after taking a pass from quarterback Sam Darnold and scoring during the second half of an NFL football game in Orchard Park, N.Y., Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Jets WR Jamison Crowder out vs. 49ers with hamstring injury

Sep. 18, 2020 6:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Wide receiver Jamison Crowder has been ruled out for the New York Jets' game Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers because of a hamstring injury. Crowder's absence is a big blow to Sam Darnold and the offense, which struggled despite the receiver having seven catches for 115 yards and a...

Jets rookie LT Becton limited at practice with knee issue

Sep. 16, 2020 6:01 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets rookie left tackle Mekhi Becton was limited at practice Wednesday with a knee issue after being injured in the season-opening loss at Buffalo. Coach Adam Gase said Becton would be monitored throughout practice and the team will be cautious with him. The No. 11...

FILE - This Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, file photo, shows Denzel Mims of the New York Jets NFL football team. Coach Adam Gase announced Friday, Sept. 11,2020, that Mims, a the second-round draft pick, injured his other hamstring at practice Thursday after recently returning from an issue with his other leg that sidelined him for much of training camp. (AP Photo/File)

Jets rookie Mims injures other hamstring, out vs. Bills

Sep. 11, 2020 4:55 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets will be without rookie wide receiver Denzel Mims for the season opener, and possibly beyond. The team announced Friday in its final injury report of the week that the second-round draft pick will be out for the game. That came a few hours after coach Adam Gase said Mims...

FILE - New York Jets head coach Adam Gase walk the field as his team warms up before an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, in Orchard Park, N.Y. The heat is on — and the games haven't even kicked off yet. That's life in the NFL for some coaches who enter the regular season knowing they need to guide their squads through what will be a most unusual regular season and at least keep them in playoff contention into December. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus, File)

Gase expects big turnaround for Jets' 'atrocious' offense

Sep. 10, 2020 6:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Adam Gase doesn't need to see the brutally bad numbers from last season to know how ineffective the New York Jets' offense was. The coach lived through all the frustration — at himself and his team — and headed back to his office every week intent on devising a better game...

FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020 file photo, New York Jets' Breshad Perriman participates during practice at the NFL football team's training camp in Florham Park, N.J.  The New York Jets are getting healthy again at just the right time. Wide receivers Breshad Perriman and Denzel Mims practiced fully Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020 and are expected to be healthy for the season opener against the Bills in Buffalo on Sunday. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Jets WRs Perriman, Mims practice fully, should play at Bills

Sep. 9, 2020 7:21 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets are getting healthy again at just the right time. Wide receivers Breshad Perriman and Denzel Mims practiced fully Wednesday and are expected to be healthy for the season opener against the Bills in Buffalo on Sunday. “Yeah, I mean the fact that we got more...

Focus on Gase, Darnold as Jets try to end playoff drought

Sep. 8, 2020 2:59 PM EDT

NEW YORK JETS (7-9) NEW FACES: First-round pick OT Mekhi Becton, second-round pick WR Denzel Mims, S Bradley McDougald, WR Breshad Perriman, CB Pierre Desir, C Connor McGovern, RB Frank Gore, QB Joe Flacco, LB Patrick Onwuasor, CB Quincy Wilson, OT George Fant, G Greg Van Roten, WR Chris Hogan, OL Josh Andrews,...

FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2020, file photo, Oregon State quarterback Jake Luton throws a pass at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis. The Jacksonville Jaguars are going with another college journeyman and sixth-round draft pick as their backup quarterback. General manager Dave Caldwell and coach Doug Marrone kept rookie Jake Luton to play behind Gardner Minshew as they finalized their 53-man roster Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020. They cut veteran Mike Glennon and waived Josh Dobbs.
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Teams sending QBs packing in final cuts despite pandemic

Sep. 5, 2020 7:01 PM EDT

The theory that NFL teams would go with three quarterbacks to start the pandemic-impacted season took a hit Saturday. Lots of third-stringers were sent packing as the 32 teams got down to the 53-man limit. The season opens Thursday night with Houston at Super Bowl champion Kansas City. Perhaps most noteworthy was...

FILE - In this Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020, file photo, New York Jets quarterback Joe Flacco (5) during a practice at the NFL football team's training camp in Florham Park, N.J. Flacco passed his physical and will start the season on the New York Jets’ active roster as one of Sam Darnold’s backups.  (AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File)

Flacco passes physical, on active roster as Jets cut to 53

Sep. 5, 2020 6:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Flacco passed his physical and will start the season on the New York Jets' active roster as one of Sam Darnold's backups. The veteran quarterback, who signed with the Jets in May, had been on the active/physically unable to perform list throughout training camp while recovering from...