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New York Jets Flight Connections 12/18/20

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TNF: Chargers vs Raiders Game Thread

Thursday Night Football, Week 15. Tonight the Los Angeles Chargers visit the Las Vegas Raiders. The 4-9 Los Angeles Chargers come into this game off a 20-17 win against the Atlanta Falcons.  The... - Read More

Jets DT Foley Fatukasi Placed on Reserve/COVID-19 List

Jets nose tackle Foley Fatukasi has been placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list. The third year player will miss Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Rams at SoFi Stadium. D-Lineman Folorunso... - Read More

Scouting Jets safety JT Hassell

Last week, the Jets signed safety JT Hassell and he has joined up with the team for practice this week. Today, we’re going to take an in-depth look at his strengths and weaknesses. The 25-year old... - Read More

Gang Green Nation Highlight Reel

Our readers’ and writers’ contributions to this site are a major reason why Gang Green Nation is the best Jets blog in the history of Jets blogs. No contribution, big or small, should go unnoticed.... - Read More

Podcast: Jets-Rams Talk With Sosa Kremenjas

The Jets play the Rams this weekend at SoFi Stadium. This is a return trip for the Jets who lost to the Chargers at the same venue a few weeks back. This game has a lot of meaning for the Rams who... - Read More

New York Jets Flight Connections 12/17/20

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Jets place Jordan Jenkins on IR

The Jets have placed edge rusher Jordan Jenkins on injured reserve. We've placed LB Jordan Jenkins and S Saquan Hampton on IR.  https://t.co/MXClkp0pIh— New York Jets (@nyjets) December 16, 2020 ... - Read More

A New League And a New Team, Part 6

Sonny & Joe - Read More

Mailbag: How Worried Are You About Week 17 Against the Patriots Costing the Jets the Top Pick?

Today is our weekly podcast mailbag. Thanks to everybody who sent in questions. As always, don’t take it personally if yours went unanswered. It isn’t a sign that I dislike you. There are always... - Read More

New York Jets Flight Connections 12/16/20

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Jets waive Sergio Castillo

The Jets have waived kicker Sergio Castillo. We've released K Sergio Castillo. https://t.co/bIXAhSYeIa— New York Jets (@nyjets) December 15, 2020 This come as no surprise. Yesterday the Jets... - Read More

How much do you still care?

This has been a difficult season to be a Jets fan. The team is three games away from living in infamy as the third team to go 0-16 over the course of a full season. The young quarterback upon whom... - Read More

In the next few weeks we expect the Jets will begin another coaching search. Obviously the first aim will be to hire somebody much better than Adam Gase. That will be a low bar to clear. The team... - Read More

NFL Power Rankings, Week 15: Playing Dead

The New York Jets lost to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, a 13th consecutive loss to start the season. It was as lifeless a performance as you’re ever likely to see. At 0-13 the Jets are the NFL’s... - Read More

Marcus Maye complicates Jets' plans at safety

Marcus Maye has excelled in 2020, while rookie Ashtyn Davis has struggled. However, prioritizing the veteran may not be New York's best option moving forward. - Read More

Jets injury report: Impending free agent Jordan Jenkins likely needs shoulder surgery

It’s possible the Jets’ longest-tenured player has played his last down with the team. Adam Gase said there is a “really good possibility” that Jordan Jenkins, an impending … - Read More

With Jets a possibility, Trevor Lawrence 'ready to take on whatever challenge it is'

Trevor Lawrence is not one to back down from a challenge — even if that challenge is helping to rebuild the worst team in football. The Jets are on a crash course to land the No. 1 pick in th… - Read More

Adam Gase admits he let Jets CEO Christopher Johnson down

Adam Gase offered a three-letter response when asked if he feels like he’s disappointed his boss, Jets CEO and Chairman Christopher Johnson.  “Yes,” Gase said Tuesday, per the New York Post. It’s n… - Read More

Jets WR Denzel Mims hopes to improve route running, become 'go-to guy'

Denzel Mims has only played in a handful of games in his rookie season, but he already has his mind set on what he needs to improve upon in his first NFL offseason. Mims, the Jets’ 2020 secon… - Read More

'Aaron Donald's a beast': Frank Gore heaps praise upon Rams superstar

Aaron Donald has cemented his status as one of the best defensive players in the league. Frank Gore, meanwhile, is one of the longest-tenured players in the NFL. He’s been around the block an… - Read More

Jets injury report: Sam Ficken, La'Mical Perine return to practice

Update: Dec. 16, 5:56 p.m. The Jets placed LB Jordan Jenkins (shoulder) and S Saquan Hampton (Achilles) on injured reserve. Reinforcements are on the way for the Jets this week. The Jets designated… - Read More

Jets' 13th loss leaves them dead last in USA TODAY's NFL Power Rankings

The Jets didn’t stand a chance in moving up in this week’s USA TODAY’s NFL Power Rankings after their 40-3 loss to the Seahawks. New York is 32nd in the power rankings following i… - Read More

Quinnen Williams giving back to hometown of Birmingham with '100 Reasons Why' giveaway

Quinnen Williams is helping out families in need this holiday season back in his hometown of Birmingham, Alabama. Williams is launching a “100 Reasons Why” giveaway through his foundati… - Read More

Rams heavily favored at home vs. winless Jets in Week 15

After getting embarrassed in a 40-3 loss to the Seahawks, the Jets will travel back to the West Coast to take on another NFC West playoff team in the Los Angeles Rams. The Jets returned home, rathe… - Read More

Jets cut ties with K Sergio Castillo after 3 misses vs. Seahawks

Sergio Castillo’s time with the New York Jets is up. The Jets announced on Tuesday that they’ve released Castillo after he kicked in six games for them. Castillo was 8-15 on field goals… - Read More

Todd Bowles will be more selective after first head coaching job with Jets

Todd Bowles’ name has surfaced yet again as a potential head-coaching candidate. This time around, the Bucs defensive coordinator and former Jets head coach plans on being more selective, and… - Read More

Updated 2021 NFL draft order: Jets clinch top 3 pick

The Jets are guaranteed to pick inside the top three in the 2021 NFL draft. With New York falling to 0-13 after its 40-3 loss to Seattle, and Dallas picking up its fourth win over Cincinnati, the J… - Read More

Sam Darnold sounds as if he knows his time in New York is nearing its end

Sam Darnold’s days in New York are likely numbered. Try as hard as he might to block the idea out, the Jets quarterback sounds as if he’s reached the same conclusion everyone else has. … - Read More

Adam Gase's commitment to Frank Gore makes no sense

Adam Gase just can’t get enough of Frank Gore, and it doesn’t make any sense. Yes, the running back is a future Hall of Famer, but he’s far removed from playing like one. And yet,… - Read More

What are Jets' chances of landing No. 1 pick, going 0-16 entering Week 15?

With a loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, the Jets improved their chances of landing the top pick in next year’s draft. According to ESPN’s Football Power Index, the Jets have a 74… - Read More

Biggest Week 15 injury questions for all 32 NFL teams: Drew Brees, Daniel Jones and Matthew Stafford

It's late in the season and the trenches are where many teams are hurting, but some big-name quarterbacks remain questionable this weekend. - Read More

Could Clemson's Trevor Lawrence, the likely No. 1 NFL draft pick, spurn the New York Jets?

The generational quarterback faces (Peyton and Eli) Manning-sized decisions preparing for his NFL future. The question is: Will it begin in New York? - Read More

Jets coach Gase says he's let ownership down

As the team stumbles to a winless record, Jets coach Adam Gase says he has let down CEO Christopher Johnson. - Read More

Jets might be able to get 1st-round pick in Sam Darnold trade, says NFL insider

At 0-13, the New York Jets have the inside track on the No. 1 pick overall in the 2021 NFL Draft. Clemson's Trevor Lawrence is the top prospect on the board. - Read More

NFL rumors: Jets’ potential head coach candidate Jim Harbaugh looks to remain at Michigan

Rumors of Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh leaving Ann Arbor have made the rounds with the Wolverines going 2-4 this season. - Read More

Jets place Folorunso Fatukasi, brother of Rutgers’ Olakunle Fatukasi, on COVID-19 list | What it means

The New York Jets placed defensive lineman Folorunso Fatukasi on the COVID-19/reserve list on Thursday, due to a close contact who tested positive for the coronavirus. - Read More

Put out of his misery: Obituary for Jets fan said he died because he just couldn’t watch another game

An obituary placed in Newsday jokingly said a New York Jets fan died to avoid having to watch any more games this season. The Jets are 0-13 and on track for the No. 1 pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. - Read More

Jets are getting La’Mical Perine back, but don’t expect Frank Gore to disappear

New York Jets rookie running back La'Mical Perine is close to returning from his ankle injury, but veteran Frank Gore is still going to have a big role. - Read More

NFL Draft 2021: Will Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence try to avoid going to the Jets? It sounds like he’s ready for the challenge of turning around the franchise

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence was asked about potentially landing with the New York Jets as the top pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. - Read More

Jets’ Adam Gase says he’s let down acting owner Christopher Johnson

New York Jets head coach Adam Gase said he's let down team CEO and acting owner Christopher Johnson with how the team has performed this season. - Read More

3 big free agents for Jets’ Joe Douglas to target in 2021

New York Jets general manager Joe Douglas doesn't want to build the team's roster through free agency, but he'll have the cap space to make a couple significant upgrades during the 2021 offseason. - Read More

Will Jets finish 0-16? Breaking down their final 3 games and chances to avoid unwanted history

The New York Jets fell to 0-13 with a loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, and they're just three losses away from becoming the third team in NFL history to finish a season 0-16. - Read More

Is Eagles’ Jalen Hurts saving Doug Pederson’s job? Vikings’ Mike Zimmer on brink of firing? NFL Week 15 hot seat rankings

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson, New York Jets' Adam Gase and Minnesota Vikings' Mike Zimmer are in danger of losing their jobs. - Read More

Will Jets' Rookie RB La'Mical Perine Be Ready to Return From Injury on Sunday vs. Rams?

Jets head coach Adam Gase reveals whether or not La'Mical Perine will be available this weekend in Los Angeles. Perine was designated to return off the IR earlier in the week - Read More

This Jets Defender Landing on Injured Reserve Is 'Going to Hurt' For New York

Jordan Jenkins, the Jets longest-tenured player, is the latest Jets defender to land on the IR. Here's what it means for New York's struggling defense - Read More

Trevor Lawrence Says He's 'Ready' For Any NFL Challenge, Even Being Drafted By the Jets

Asked on the Dan Patrick Show how he feels about potentially playing for the New York Jets, Clemson's QB Trevor Lawrence said he's "up for it" along with any NFL opportunity - Read More

Adam Gase Says He Let Jets Owner Christopher Johnson Down

Jets head coach Adam Gase said Wednesday that CEO Christopher Johnson "deserves better" than how New York has performed under Gase - Read More

How Jets Are Bracing For 'Game-Wrecker' Aaron Donald

The Jets will have their hands full this weekend in a matchup with Rams' defensive tackle Aaron Donald. Here's how New York is preparing to face the NFL's sack leader. - Read More

Jets' Sam Ficken Returns to Practice Off Injured Reserve; Will He Kick on Sunday vs. Rams?

New York's starting kicker is back off the injured reserve for the first time since Nov. 24. Adam Gase has more about the Jets' kicking situation going forward - Read More

Why Facing the Rams This Week Will Be Even More of a Nightmare For Darnold, Jets

If the Jets managed only three points against the Seahawks, this Sunday's matchup with the Los Angeles Rams might get even uglier - Read More

Jets Release Kicker Sergio Castillo After Three Missed Field Goals Against Seahawks

Two days after he missed three field goals in a row against the Seahawks, the Jets have moved on from Sergio Castillo - Read More

Jets' Rookie Denzel Mims Is Set To Return vs. Rams

After missing Sunday's blowout in Seattle, New York is poised to get a spark back on offense as they return to the West Coast. Here's more on Denzel Mims' status - Read More

NY Jets: 3 college head coaches to target in the offseason

The NY Jets could target these three college coaches to replace Adam Gase. The NY Jets are set to embark on one of the most important coaching searches in ... - Read More

NY Jets place Folorunso Fatukasi on the reserve/COVID-19 list

The NY Jets have placed Folorunso Fatukasi on the reserve/COVID-19 list. The NY Jets are set to be without one of their top defensive players on Sunday as ... - Read More

Jordan Jenkins’ career with the NY Jets could be over

NY Jets' outside linebacker Jordan Jenkins may have played his last game with the team. The NY Jets placed their longest-tenured player, outside linebacker... - Read More

NY Jets designate La’Mical Perine, Sam Ficken to return from IR

The NY Jets have designated La'Mical Perine and Sam Ficken to return from IR. The NY Jets could be seeing the return of two injured players as soon as this... - Read More

NY Jets: Trevor Lawrence says he’s ‘ready to take on’ the challenge of the NFL

Trevor Lawrence recently hinted at his future, possibly with the NY Jets in the NFL. The NY Jets have had their eyes set on Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawr... - Read More

Jets place Folorunso Fatukasi on COVID-19 list - ProFootballTalk

The Jets have placed defensive tackle Folorunso Fatukasi on the reserve/COVID-19 list. Fatukasi has played all 13 games for New York this season, starting the last five contests. He’s registered a pair of sacks, five tackles for loss, four quarterback hits, and a pair of passes defensed in 2020. Fatukasi’s sacks have come in the [more] - Read More

Jets designate La'Mical Perine, Sam Ficken to return from IR - ProFootballTalk

The Jets are getting running back La’Mical Perine and kicker Sam Ficken back to practice, coach Adam Gase said Wednesday. It opens a three-week window for the Jets to activate the players back to the active roster. The Jets placed Perine and Ficken on injured reserve Nov. 24. Perine was diagnosed with a high-ankle sprain [more] - Read More

Jets have a chance at the worst point differential in NFL history - ProFootballTalk

If they play poorly enough in their final three games, the Jets can set an NFL record for futility. After falling to 0-13 on the season with a 40-3 loss to the Seahawks on Sunday, the Jets have now been outscored this season by a total of 393-183. Their -210 point differential is by far [more] - Read More

Rams favored by 17 over Jets - ProFootballTalk

The Jets aren’t getting a lot of respect from the betting public. After a ton of money was put on the Rams this week, they’ve moved from opening as 13-point favorites to their current status as 17-point favorites over the Jets. A point spread of 17 points is extremely rare in the NFL — unless [more] - Read More

Jets release Sergio Castillo - ProFootballTalk

Kicker Sergio Castillo had a bad game against the Seahawks on Sunday, missing three of his four field-goal attempts in the first half. Now the move the Jets signaled on Monday by claiming kicker Chase McLaughlin has come to fruition, as New York released Castillo on Tuesday afternoon. Castillo made just eight of his 15 [more] - Read More

Sean McVay not worried about Rams losing focus for Jets - ProFootballTalk

The Jets may be 0-13, but Rams head coach Sean McVay isn’t worried about his team losing focus and concentration on the task at hand this week. Los Angeles is 9-4 and currently has the lead in the NFC West through its tiebreaker over Seattle. With the league’s No. 1 total defense, No. 1 passing [more] - Read More