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Adams' injury latest to hit Jets' short-handed secondary

Dec. 4, 2019 5:48 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The revolving door in the New York Jets’ short-handed secondary keeps spinning furiously. As for the team’s “next man up” philosophy? Well, now it’s more like: Who’s left? Injuries have decimated the Jets at cornerback and safety, with...

Jets’ Bell playing some of ‘best football’ of career

Nov. 29, 2019 6:50 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Le’Veon Bell realizes his numbers might not be up to par with some of his previous eye-popping seasons. The star running back refuses to judge his first 11 games with the New York Jets by any of that. There are other things that have him happy with the job he has done so...

Jets’ Darnold sacked criticisms by refusing to be affected

Nov. 27, 2019 10:42 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold hears some of the harsh criticisms when he struggles and the glowing accolades when he’s playing well. The New York Jets’ second-year quarterback refuses to be affected by any of it. Even though that’s much easier said than done. “I think...

Playoffs? Streaking Jets not even entertaining the thought

Nov. 25, 2019 6:24 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets know what some excited fans are thinking — but they refuse to go there. A three-game winning streak has stirred some sudden optimism, including thoughts of perhaps a late-season playoff push. Well, pump the brakes. Even after an impressive 34-3 victory over Oakland...

Jets release rugby league star Holmes from practice squad

Nov. 22, 2019 5:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Valentine Holmes gave his NFL dream a chance. Now, the rugby league star is set to return to Australia to resume his already successful career. The New York Jets released Holmes, who played running back and wide receiver, from their practice squad Friday. The 24-year-old Holmes joined New...

‘Sticky Hands’ Griffin becoming dependable target for Jets

Nov. 21, 2019 9:04 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Ryan Griffin has been so sure-handed lately for the New York Jets that he ended up on a T-shirt. Catching touchdown passes certainly helps. But capping them with celebrations that go viral get everyone’s attention. “He's been awesome for us,” quarterback Sam...

Jets’ Bell rips NFL for ‘random’ 5th HGH test

Nov. 20, 2019 5:15 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Le’Veon Bell is throwing a flag on the NFL’s drug testing policy. The New York Jets running back says Wednesday is upset he has been randomly selected five times this season by the league to take tests for performance-enhancing drugs. “I done had 5...

Sam Darnold throws 4 TD passes, Jets rout Redskins 34-17

Nov. 17, 2019 5:40 PM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Toward the end of the game, all Sam Darnold wanted to talk about on the sideline was his interception. Thanks to Darnold’s career-high four touchdown passes and the Washington Redskins’ offensive ineptitude, that mistake was a mere blip in the New York Jets’ 34-17...

Kalil out, Bell questionable for Jets vs. Redskins

Nov. 15, 2019 7:08 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets center Ryan Kalil will miss his third straight game with an injured right knee. He was officially ruled out Friday, along with safety Matthias Farley (quadriceps) and linebackers C.J. Mosley (groin) and Paul Worrilow (quadriceps). “He didn't have a...

Darnold: Another year with Gase will be ‘absolutely amazing’

Nov. 14, 2019 7:17 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets' owner has Adam Gase's back. The franchise quarterback does, too. A day after team CEO and chairman Christopher Johnson announced the coach will remain in place for next season, Sam Darnold gave the news an enthusiastic thumbs-up. “If everything works out...