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Jets re-sign safety Ashtyn Davis. The 2020 third-rounder has made plays on defense and special teams

Apr. 11, 2024 20:56 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets re-signed safety Ashtyn Davis on Thursday, bringing back a key contributor in the secondary and on special teams. Davis, a third-round pick in 2020 out of Cal, has primarily been a backup on defense during his NFL career but has made...

Jets' Aaron Rodgers briefly thought playing career could be over after tearing his Achilles tendon

Apr. 10, 2024 21:24 PM EDT

Aaron Rodgers acknowledged during a podcast appearance this week he briefly thought his playing career could be over after he tore his left Achilles tendon in the New York Jets’ season opener. “I was really thinking, ‘This is it. You don’t come back from this injury,’”...

AP source: Jets acquire 2-time Pro Bowl edge rusher Haason Reddick from the Eagles

Mar. 29, 2024 18:29 PM EDT

The New York Jets have acquired two-time Pro Bowl edge rusher Haason Reddick from the Philadelphia Eagles for a conditional third-round pick in 2026, a person with knowledge of the trade told The Associated Press on Friday. The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the...

Jets owner Woody Johnson refutes 'absolutely false' report he and coach Robert Saleh had dispute

Mar. 28, 2024 19:12 PM EDT

New York Jets owner Woody Johnson emphatically refuted a report that he and coach Robert Saleh had a “very heated conversation” during the NFL meetings earlier this week. NFL Network host Colleen Wolfe said Tuesday during the “Around the NFL” podcast that a “very reliable...

NFL owners unanimously approve a rule that bans the hip-drop tackle

Mar. 25, 2024 14:58 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The NFL is eliminating the hip-drop tackle. NFL team owners on Monday unanimously approved a rule that bans players from using a swivel technique to tackle an opponent. A violation will result in a 15-yard penalty and could ultimately result in...

Welsh rugby star Louis Rees-Zammit was the center of attention at NFL's international player pro day

Mar. 22, 2024 13:32 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Welsh rugby star Louis Rees-Zammit was dripping sweat and still catching his breath after finishing up receiving drills when several NFL scouts approached him at the University of South Florida’s pro day. “Do you have an agent?” “Have you...

Chargers GM Joe Hortiz acknowledges tough salary cap decisions had to be made

Mar. 21, 2024 20:24 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Joe Hortiz knew he was going to be in for a rough first two months as general manager of the Los Angeles Chargers. Considering the salary cap situation he inherited, Hortiz is hoping that doesn't repeat itself. “I don't ever want to be in...

Jets agree to 1-year deal with former Chargers wide receiver Mike Williams, AP source says

Mar. 19, 2024 17:53 PM EDT

The New York Jets have agreed to terms with former Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Mike Williams on a one-year contract, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The 29-year-old Williams visited the Jets' facility Tuesday and reportedly had meetings with other...

Jets agree to terms with former Cowboys left tackle Tyron Smith, AP source says

Mar. 15, 2024 21:24 PM EDT

The New York Jets agreed to terms on a contract with former Dallas Cowboys left tackle Tyron Smith, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The move Friday night completes an overhaul of New York's offensive line, the focus of the offseason for the Jets and general...

Former Jets CB Bryce Hall joining Buccaneers on 1-year contract, AP source says

Mar. 15, 2024 15:24 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Free agent cornerback Bryce Hall and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have agreed to a one-year contract, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press on Friday. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the contract with the fifth-year...