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Las Vegas Raiders oust GM Mike Mayock after 3 seasons

Jan. 17, 2022 18:37 PM EST

The Las Vegas Raiders have fired general manager Mike Mayock after three seasons and will begin a search for a coach and GM following their second playoff berth in the past 19 seasons. The Raiders announced the move to get rid of Mayock on Monday, two days after losing their...

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 doing emergency prep work with makeshift secondary

Dec. 23, 2021 19:09 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Safety has been an unusually unsafe position for the short-handed New York Jets this season. Veterans, rookies and players coming in from other teams — or even off the street — have provided a revolving door of defensive backs trying to bolster the back end of...

Jets' Ulbrich focused on fundamentals, not overhauling D

Nov. 18, 2021 18:16 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jeff Ulbrich knows people are looking at his New York Jets defense right now and laughing. And deservedly so. The Jets are putting up numbers so bad, they rank among the worst in franchise and league history. Opponents are...

Focus on Saleh, Ulbrich to adjust, fix Jets' brutal D woes

Nov. 15, 2021 17:24 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — This is absolutely not what anyone envisioned for the New York Jets. Especially on defense. Robert Saleh came to New York with a reputation as a defensive guru who would establish a dominant presence on that side of the football...

Jets' suddenly porous defense aims to tighten up in a hurry

Nov. 12, 2021 15:58 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — More than a week later, it still stings. The Indianapolis Colts kept running — up the middle, around the edge and down the field — on Nov. 4. And there was nothing the New York Jets could do about it. “When the...

Wilson watching Jets' offensive success could help in return

Nov. 05, 2021 17:06 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Zach Wilson got to immediately experience life in the NFL: big plays mixed with bad mistakes and some frustrating losses. A knee injury then forced the New York Jets rookie quarterback to sit a few games — and watch how things might be for him when he...

Jets S Maye out for season with torn Achilles tendon

Nov. 05, 2021 15:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Jets safety Marcus Maye will miss the rest of the season with a torn Achilles tendon. Maye was injured early in the third quarter of the Jets' 45-30 loss at Indianapolis on Thursday night on a non-contact play. Tests confirmed the severity of...