Latest Sheldon Rankins News

Redemption in hearts of Jets' improved defense vs. Bills

Jan. 07, 2022 16:52 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Sheldon Rankins and the New York Jets' defense walked off the field the last time they faced Buffalo feeling angry, frustrated and downright embarrassed. They had just given up 489 yards in a 45-17 loss, with Josh Allen carving them up for 366 yards and two...

Mosley takes MVP turn for Jets as playmaker, team leader

Jan. 05, 2022 18:22 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — C.J. Mosley spent two seasons surrounded by disappointment, doubt and a relentless desire to prove himself again. The New York Jets linebacker did all he could to make his story one of redemption. Tackle after tackle, Mosley re-established himself as...

Brady, Bucs face Wilson, Jets in largest age gap between QBs

Jan. 01, 2022 16:49 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Tom Brady was beginning his senior season at Michigan when he celebrated his 22nd birthday, a fresh-faced quarterback who was eight months away from being an unheralded sixth-round draft pick. It was Aug. 3, 1999 — also the day Zach Wilson was born. ...

Jets rookie Pinnock a big hit as cornerback-turned-safety

Dec. 29, 2021 18:32 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Pinnock went from learning a new position to starting at his new spot in a matter of weeks. The New York Jets' rookie cornerback-turned-safety proved he's certainly a quick study while impressing during his first NFL start last Sunday. “I'm...

Jets' porous D continues to get run around by opponents

Dec. 20, 2021 18:14 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The inability to stop the run has been the running theme for the New York Jets' defense this season. Teams know they can use their ground game effectively against them, so they pound the football over and over — daring the Jets to stop them. So when...

Dolphins big favorites to top Jets, run winning streak to 6

Dec. 18, 2021 16:07 PM EST

NEW YORK JETS (3-10) at MIAMI (6-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Miami by 9 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: N.Y. Jets 3-10; Miami 7-5-1. SERIES RECORD: Dolphins lead, 56-55-1. LAST MEETING:...

Jets' Wilson needs to 'be loose and play free' down stretch

Dec. 16, 2021 19:08 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Zach Wilson's eyes have been the overwhelming focus this week. The New York Jets know once the rookie quarterback has his sights set, the footwork will come — and so will more accurate throws. That's when Wilson will be able to say see ya...

Jets' Perine stays patient, confident despite limited snaps

Dec. 15, 2021 19:31 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — La'Mical Perine has mastered the ability to stay patient in his two NFL seasons. Even when he has wanted nothing more than to be on the field for the New York Jets. “Everybody's not built for this, man,” Perine said Wednesday. “I've...

Saleh: Jets' struggles a 'crappy part' of path to improving

Dec. 12, 2021 18:47 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets' record is lousy. Their play on the field most of the season has been, too. Robert Saleh understands the fans' frustration. But he also believes things will be different, and someday soon. Still, it's a tough sell after...

B for Berrios: Jets WR driven by ultra-competitive edge

Dec. 10, 2021 17:54 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — It's still a sore subject for Braxton Berrios, so tread lightly when it's brought up. The New York Jets wide receiver was a star on the field at the University of Miami and a whiz in the classroom, where he was the valedictorian of the School of Business...