Mike White looking to ‘capitalize’ on Jets opportunity

Mike White’s roller-coaster career is about to reach its highest peak yet. Will the screams that follow be cheers or angry? Only five weeks after he last was the Jets’ third-string quarterback, White will start Sunday against the Bears because of the surprising decision to bench Zach Wilson. It’s a moment that was not guaranteed … Read more

Jets bench QB Zach Wilson ahead of Sunday’s game vs. Bears; Mike White will start

The Jets are benching quarterback Zach Wilson for this week’s game against the Chicago Bears and will start Mike White. ESPN’s Adam Schefter first broke the news. Here’s what you need to know: When asked earlier this week about quarterbacks for this weekend’s matchup, Jets coach Robert Saleh said: “We’re keeping everything on the table.” … Read more

After coach’s postgame DUI charge, NFL must send a strong message

The NFL shouldn’t have had to send the memo that reminded its 32 teams about its restriction against alcohol on team properties and team flights. On Nov. 1, former Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid, the son of Andy Reid, received a three-year prison sentence for severely injuring a young girl while driving drunk 21 months … Read more

Zach Wilson can follow Joe Namath’s Jets blueprint amid struggles

There are certain truths to quarterbacking in the NFL, and Zach Wilson is quickly becoming familiar with all of them. There is a steep learning curve. There are games in which it seems you are making progress at warp speed … almost inevitably followed the next week by a game when it seems like the … Read more

Zach Wilson became turnover machine in Jets’ loss to Patriots

The Jets asked fans to arrive to MetLife Stadium early Sunday for their game against the Patriots. But they did not give them a reason to stay late. Jets quarterback Zach Wilson threw three interceptions, John Frankin-Myers committed a critical penalty and Gang Green blew a halftime lead in a 22-17 loss to the Patriots. … Read more

NFL Power Rankings: Packers, Bucs continue to slide; Cowboys, Giants enter top 5

From Justin (Fields) to Kyler (Murray), Week 7 of the NFL season was a reminder that what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Nine of the 14 winners this week came from behind, while two teams that started 0-2 (Cincinnati and Tennessee) now have the best record in their divisions (tied, in the Bengals’ case). … Read more

Jets’ trade for RB James Robinson shows Joe Douglas is all-in on playoff push

The Jets made a win-now trade in October. As if any more evidence was needed that things are changing for this franchise, Jets general manager Joe Douglas completed a deal Monday that makes it clear: Even after some devastating injuries, the Jets will not be resting on their laurels. They are 5-2, with their sights … Read more

Jaguars To Trade RB James Robinson To Jets

Hours after learning Breece Hall will be lost for the season, the Jets are making a move to replace him. They are trading for Jaguars running back James RobinsonIan Rapoport of NFL.com reports (on Twitter). The Jaguars’ rushing leader in 2020 and 2021, Robinson has seen his role reduced due to the rise of 2021 … Read more

Jets agree to trade for Jaguars RB James Robinson, sources say

FLORHAM PARK, NJ — Striking quickly to fill a sudden void in their backfield, the New York Jets agreed to acquire running back James Robinson in a trade with the Jacksonville Jaguars, sources confirmed to ESPN on Monday night. The Jets will send a 2023 conditional sixth-round pick to the Jaguars, which becomes a fifth-rounder … Read more

Week 7’s top NFL Twitter trolls cover Panthers, Ravens, Giants, more

Week 7 of the 2022 NFL season included an unfamiliar streak for two of the league’s longest-tenured quarterbacks. 2 Related With the Green Bay Packers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers losing for the second week in a row, it is just the second time that Aaron Rodgers and Tom Brady have been on simultaneous losing streaks. … Read more