Ryan, Darnold both sharp as Jets beat Falcons 22-10
ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Ryan and Sam Darnold both appear ready for the regular season.
Ryan looked sharp in his preseason debut for the Atlanta Falcons, completing nine straight passes, and...
Broadway Joe a fan of Jets’ “respectfully humble” Darnold
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Broadway Joe remains the standard for every quarterback that takes a snap for the New York Jets.
Joe Namath is the face of the franchise, a larger-than-life figure...
Jets’ Darnold opens 2nd NFL season in impressive style
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold has talked all summer about how much more comfortable and confident he feels entering his second NFL season.
Spinnin’ Sam: Jets’ Darnold tossing passes with more zip
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The football seems to be spinning better — and, faster — out of Sam Darnold's right hand this summer.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jamison Crowder signed with the New York Jets as a free agent in the offseason because he envisioned plenty of action in Adam Gase's offense.
Jets WR Crowder leaves practice with foot injury
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets hope Jamison Crowder's solid start to training camp doesn't come to an abrupt halt.
The wide receiver left practice Monday with a foot injury and...
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold sets the tone these days for the New York Jets.
And, not just with his arm.
It's the second-year quarterback's words and his approach with his...
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Le'Veon Bell took a screen pass from Sam Darnold, shifted around some would-be tacklers and scooted down the sideline for a big gain.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold believes there's something a lot different about the New York Jets these days.
Sure, the start of training camp breeds overwhelming optimism and...
Jets Training Camp Capsule
NEW YORK JETS (4-12)
OPEN CAMP: July 25, Atlantic Health Jets Training Center, Florham Park, New Jersey.
LAST YEAR: Another poor showing cost coach Todd Bowles his job — and, months...
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold recently made a mistake that drew the ire of Adam Gase. It was the first time the New York Jets coach raised his voice at his young quarterback.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Le'Veon Bell simply couldn't control himself. Well, mostly his mouth.
The New York Jets running back was back on a practice field for the first time in 17 months...
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Quinnen Williams stepped through the doors of the New York Jets' training facility for the first time and couldn't help but get a bit starstruck.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have waived former Troy University and Alliance of American Football quarterback Brandon Silvers.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have claimed quarterback Luke Falk off waivers from the Miami Dolphins.
Falk is reunited with Adam Gase, who was his coach last season as a rookie...
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — So many mock drafts continue to portray John Elway as having fallen for Missouri's Drew Lock even though the Denver Broncos boss hasn't spent nearly as much time scouting...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Jets' massive offseason makeover is about to take another critical step.
New York has the No. 3 overall pick in the NFL draft for the second straight year, and general...
Jets Draft Preview Capsule
3. NEW YORK JETS (4-12)
LAST SEASON: Jets might have found franchise quarterback in Sam Darnold, who had up-and-down rookie season but showed promising flashes while establishing rapport...
Jets sign former AAF, Troy quarterback Brandon Silvers
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have signed quarterback Brandon Silvers, a former Troy University star who had been playing in the now-suspended Alliance of American...
NEW YORK (AP) — New colors, a tweaked logo, flashy uniforms and fired-up fans and players.
The New York Jets are the latest NFL franchise to switch up their playbooks and call for a major...
Jets unveil new uniforms, tweaked logo
NEW YORK (AP) — Jamal Adams believes this is the dawning of a new era for the New York Jets.
There's a new coach in Adam Gase. They've got a handful of new players, including star running...
Jets sign QB Trevor Siemian as Sam Darnold’s backup
NEW YORK (AP) — Trevor Siemian has joined the Jets to be Sam Darnold's backup.
The veteran quarterback signed a one-year deal Wednesday with New York , which was in the market for an...
NEW YORK (AP) — Le'Veon Bell is leaving all the number crunching to the critics.
The star running back slept soundly after finally making his long-awaited decision on where to restart his...
AP source: Jets agree to sign RB Le’Veon Bell
NEW YORK (AP) — Le'Veon Bell sat out a full season while considering where he'd make his next playmaking moves.
Well-rested, motivated and armed with a new contract, the star running back is...
Free Agency-Jets Capsule
NEW YORK JETS (4-12)
UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: QB Josh McCown, RB Bilal Powell, WR Jermaine Kearse, LG James Carpenter, CB Morris Claiborne, CB Buster Skrine, CB Darryl Roberts, K Jason...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Receiver D.K. Metcalf showed off his muscle-man physique — and his speed — in Indianapolis.
Defensive end Montez Sweat proved big men can run fast, too.
Defensive linemen dominate this year’s combine class
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — This year's class of quarterback prospects isn't as sexy as last year's group led by Baker Mayfield and Sam Darnold. Nor does it feature the tantalizing talents of next year's...
Brian Dawkins: ‘silence is killing us as men’
Pro Football Hall of Famer Brian Dawkins says opening up about depression and suicidal thoughts earlier in his career helped him overcome his issues.
Dawkins, a nine-time Pro Bowl safety with the Eagles and Broncos, tells PodcastOne Sports Now guest host Rob Maaddi that "issues become power" when feelings aren't held inside.
Jets hire Dowell Loggains as offensive coordinator/QBs coach
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have hired former Dolphins assistant Dowell Loggains as their offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.
Loggains — LOG-gins — is reunited with Jets coach Adam Gase after serving as Miami's offensive coordinator last season under the then-Dolphins head coach.
The 38-year-old Loggains also worked with Gase in Chicago in 2015 as the Bears' QBs coach before taking over the offense the following season when Gase left for Miami.
Gase’s eyes the star during new Jets coach’s intro
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Adam Gase's wide-eyed gazes were the star of his Big Apple welcome.
The New York Jets coach was formally introduced Monday at the team's facility, and social media was quickly abuzz.
No, not with his vision for the team or where he sees quarterback Sam Darnold's progress going. It was all about Gase's eyes, which were intensely focused at times throughout the nearly 20-minute news conference.
Darnold the big-time selling point for Jets in coach search
NEW YORK (AP) — The sales pitch from the Jets to prospective head coaching candidates begins with Sam Darnold.
Everything else is a distant second.
Sure, being in the New York/New Jersey area is an obvious attraction, and Jets chairman and CEO Christopher Johnson spun his own take on a classic line by saying earlier this week that if you succeed in the Big Apple, "you're a freaking legend."
Jets’ dismal season ends with 1 last snap of shame
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Long after the outcome of the game was in any doubt and the season had been drained of any meaningful suspense, the New York Jets added one last dollop of disgrace.
Trailing their five-time Super Bowl-winning rivals by five touchdowns in the final minute of the season finale, the Jets got the ball back after New England was unable to kneel out the clock. But De'Angelo Henderson fumbled it right back on the very first play — and the Jets' final snap of the season.
Jets sign WR Quincy Enunwa to multiyear contract extension
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Quincy Enunwa is staying put with Sam Darnold and the New York Jets.
The wide receiver signed a multiyear contract extension Friday, opting for the deal with his only NFL team rather than free agency in the offseason.
"I'm excited, especially for the future," Enunwa said with a big smile.
Jets’ Darnold wraps up rookie year by facing Rodgers, Brady
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold is wrapping up his rookie season with glimpses of greatness.
Ho-ho-hike! Jets’ Sam Darnold goes undercover as mall Santa
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Here comes Sam-ta Claus!
New York Jets rookie quarterback Sam Darnold traded in his football pads and green and white jersey for some extra padding, a fake beard and a red white Santa outfit recently to surprise some unsuspecting kids at a New Jersey mall.
Jets’ Darnold a fan of work by Packers’ Rodgers on field, TV
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold has been a fan of Aaron Rodgers for years and wouldn't mind following in his footsteps on the field.
And, on the small screen.
The New York Jets rookie quarterback watched film of NFL stars while he was developing his own skills as a signal caller in high school, in college at USC and even now as a pro himself. One of the most frequently viewed players in Darnold's studies has been Rodgers, the Green Bay Packers' two-time MVP.
Jets’ Darnold attributes his improvement to watching McCown
NEW YORK (AP) — Sam Darnold despised the thought of not playing. He was frustrated his injured right foot wouldn't let him.
So, for three games, the New York Jets rookie quarterback tried to be productive during his time away from the huddle. Darnold focused on Josh McCown and how the 39-year-old prepared every day.
He listened. And, learned.
Darnold is now playing the best football of his young NFL — and he knows the reason.
Darnold shines, nearly delivers Jets another victory
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold nearly pulled off another one.
Six days after leading the New York Jets to the first fourth-quarter comeback victory of his young career, the rookie quarterback almost did it again — falling just shy in a 29-22 loss to the Houston Texans on Saturday night.
"To go out there against a good Texans team, it would've been awesome to be able to get that win," Darnold said, "but we just came up short."
Watson leads Texans to 29-22 comeback win over Darnold, Jets
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The Houston Texans were trailing late and facing a second straight loss after a nine-game winning streak.
Deshaun Watson wasn't having it.
The cool-headed, playmaking quarterback threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to DeAndre Hopkins with 2:15 left, lifting the Texans to a 29-22 victory over Sam Darnold and the New York Jets on Saturday night.
Deshaun Watston, Texans rally to beat Jets 29-22
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Deshaun Watson threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to DeAndre Hopkins with 2:15 left, lifting the Houston Texans to a 29-22 comeback victory over Sam Darnold and the New York Jets on Saturday night.
After Darnold and Jets took their first lead of the game on Elijah McGuire's 2-yard touchdown run, Watson and the Texans (10-4) answered right back.
Texans take on Jets with sights set on starting new streak
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — With each victory, the Houston Texans increasingly established themselves as a team to beat in the AFC.
Their nine-game winning streak set a franchise record and also raised expectations by the week. So, perhaps their 24-21 loss to Indianapolis last Sunday could, in some way, alleviate some building tension down the stretch.
Jets’ Darnold focused on now, but excited about the future
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold knows this is only the beginning.
It has been an up-and-down rookie season for the New York Jets quarterback, marked by some costly mistakes, flashes of brilliance, promising progress and invaluable experience.
Darnold can also scratch fourth-quarter comeback off the list after directing the Jets past the Buffalo Bills last Sunday.
Bills linebacker Matt Milano out with broken left leg
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills starting linebacker Matt Milano will miss the final three weeks of the season with a broken left leg, while the status of running backs LeSean McCoy and Chris Ivory are considered more promising.
Milano had surgery for a broken fibula on Monday, a day after being hurt in a 27-23 loss to the New York Jets.
Cowboys guard Martin leaves in 2nd half with knee injury
Cowboys right guard Zack Martin left in the second half with a knee injury against the Eagles on Sunday.
The four-time Pro Bowler has been battling a knee issue all season.
Philadelphia running back Corey Clement injured his right knee when he was stopped for a 4-yard loss late in the first quarter and didn't return to the overtime loss. Eagles defensive end Josh Sweat left in the first half with an ankle injury and didn't return.
Darnold leads Jets to 27-23 win over Allen, Bills
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Sam Darnold had difficulty containing his excitement after the New York Jets rookie enjoyed his first fourth-quarter comeback victory in the NFL.
On the other side of the tunnel, Buffalo rookie Josh Allen had difficulty keeping his frustrations in check after his three turnovers contributed to costing the Bills.
Bowles mum on Jets starter, but all signs point to Darnold
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets' starting quarterback against the Buffalo Bills is ... still to be determined.
All signs indicate it will be rookie Sam Darnold under center after he was a full participant at practice all week following missing three games with a strained right foot. Coach Todd Bowles declined, however, to announce Friday whether it will be Darnold or Josh McCown.
"We'll decide that on Sunday," Bowles said. "Between him and Josh, they both had good weeks."
Bills, Jets futures on display with rookie QBs set to start
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The only time rookie quarterbacks Josh Allen and Sam Darnold got on the field when the Bills faced the Jets a month ago was to shake hands following Buffalo's lopsided victory.
On Sunday, much more is anticipated from both when the two AFC East teams meet in Orchard Park.
Jets’ Darnold fully practices, on track to start vs. Bills
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold is one step closer to returning from his foot injury.
The New York Jets rookie quarterback was a full participant at practice Wednesday, putting him on track to start at Buffalo against the Bills on Sunday.
"That's the goal," Darnold said. "I'm really excited about this week and where we're headed. I'm really excited about how I felt today, so as of right now, I'm really excited about hopefully getting a chance to play on Sunday."