Greg Zuerlein wins kicking job as Jets cut Eddy PineiroAugust 23, 2022 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — Greg Zuerlein booted his way to a win in the New York Jets' kicking competition, beating out incumbent Eddy Pineiro.
The team announced Tuesday it released Pineiro among its five cuts to get down to the NFL-mandated 80-man roster limit.
Jets activate leading rusher Carter, 3 others from IRDecember 19, 2021 GMT
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The banged-up New York Jets got their leading rusher and a key tight end back for their game Sunday against the Miami Dolphins.
The team activated running back Michael Carter, tight end Tyler Kroft, offensive lineman Chuma Edoga and defensive end Bryce Huff from injured reserve Saturday.
Illinois rolls over Northwestern, keeps bowl hopes aliveNovember 28, 2021 GMT
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Brandon Peters threw for 242 yards and a touchdown and Illinois rolled over Big Ten rival Northwestern 47-14 on Saturday.
With the resounding win to end the regular season, Illinois hopes to secure its second bowl bid in five years.
Rutgers edges Illinois 20-14 for its first Big Ten winOctober 30, 2021 GMT
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Noah Vedral threw for 138 yards and rushed for a touchdown to lead Rutgers past Illinois 20-14 on Saturday.
Isaih Pacheco rushed 21 times for 91 yards and Kyle Monangai ran 15 times for 77 yards and a touchdown for Rutgers (4-4, 1-4 Big Ten).
Illinois outlasts No. 7 Penn State in 9th overtimeOctober 24, 2021 GMT
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Casey Washington caught a 2-point conversion pass from Brandon Peters to end the first nine-overtime game in NCAA history and lift Illinois over No. 7 Penn State 20-18 on Saturday.