Latest Joe Namath News

Titans look to continue road success vs. winless Jets

Oct. 01, 2021 14:30 PM EDT

TENNESSEE (2-1) at NEW YORK JETS (0-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Titans by 7 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Titans 2-1; Jets 0-3. SERIES RECORD: Titans lead 25-19-1. ...

Titans and Hall of Famers to honor the late Bum Phillips

Sep. 24, 2021 14:35 PM EDT

The late Bum Phillips, a Texas coaching legend who worked wearing a cowboy hat, is being honored by the team he led to two AFC championship game appearances. In Tennessee, a quarter-century after the franchise left Texas for Music City. The...

Young throws 4 TDs, No. 1 Alabama routs No. 14 Miami 44-13

Sep. 04, 2021 20:35 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Bryce Young didn't take long to prove he's the man to lead No. 1 Alabama in its quest for another national title. Young became the first Crimson Tide quarterback to throw four touchdown passes in his starting debut and the defending champions romped past...

Saleh changed Jets' vibe, but now it must transfer to field

Sep. 01, 2021 17:21 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The vibe around the New York Jets began to change the day Robert Saleh was hired as coach. The stench of a 2-14 season instantly dissipated and the disappointment and frustration of 10 straight years without a postseason appearance began to...

Loss of Lawson crushing but not fatal blow for Jets - yet

Aug. 20, 2021 12:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Some call it a dark cloud. Others say it's just plain bad luck. And there are some New York Jets fans who blame Broadway Joe himself for inadvertently casting a curse on the franchise the moment he guaranteed that Super Bowl victory way back in 1969. ...

Former Jets, Robert Morris coach Joe Walton dead at 85

Aug. 15, 2021 22:32 PM EDT

Joe Walton, the former New York Jets coach who built Robert Morris University's football program from the ground up, has died. He was 85. Robert Morris announced in an obituary posted on its website that Walton died Sunday. No cause of death was provided. ...

The Latest: Coach Bill Cowher enters the Hall of Fame

Aug. 07, 2021 22:21 PM EDT

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions on Saturday: ___ The steely jaw. That’s the physical feature that seemed to define Bill Cowher. Of course, when you win a Super Bowl, coach a...

Jets give rookie QB Zach Wilson 4-year, $35.15 million deal

Jul. 29, 2021 16:26 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Breathe easy, Jets fans. Zach Wilson is officially signed and ready to throw. After missing the first two practices of training camp, the rookie quarterback arrived at the team's facility Thursday afternoon and inked his fully guaranteed...

Hall of Fame-bound Hill was durable force on Jets' O-line

Jul. 29, 2021 05:04 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Namath was recovering from knee surgery in his hospital room just a few weeks after being drafted by the New York Jets when he heard a knock at his door. And in walked a hulking mountain of a man. It was left tackle Winston...

Jets begin camp practices without unsigned QB Wilson

Jul. 28, 2021 14:44 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets kicked off their first practice of training camp without their hoped-for franchise quarterback. Zach Wilson remained unsigned Wednesday, the only first-round draft pick to not have a deal done after San Francisco signed...