Posts Tagged ‘jeff cumberland’

State of the Franchise: Jets Before Free Agency

The New York Jets have been linked to a lot of free agents that will hit the market on Tuesday but is it all true? Yes, the Jets do have money to spend but will the cash be spent on the top names in this year’s free agency class? According to OverTheCap.com the Jets have […]

Jets Welcome Back Trio of Playmakers

Geno Smith can finally look downfield to pass and expect to see a few trusted faces. The Jets will welcome back three of their top playmakers to the line-up this weekend against the Buffalo Bills: Santonio Holmes, Kellen Winslow Jnr, and Jeff Cumberland. Holmes, the teams best receiver, missed five games with an injured hamstring, […]

Jets Hang Tough, Still Fall Short in 23-17 Loss to Texans

A chance. That’s all the Jets could ask for on Monday night vs the Texans, and with the game on the line, they had that chance, only to see it slip away. The Jets wake up Tuesday under .500 at 2-3, thanks in part to a defense that couldn’t stop Arian Foster, and a QB […]

Jets Asking DE Jarron Gilbert to Try Out at TE for the Team

After losing Jeff Cumberland for the season to a torn Achilles, the Jets have approached practice squad defensive end Jarron Gilbert about working at tight end, Jenny Vrentas of The Star-Ledger reports. A third-round pick (68th overall) out of San Jose State by the Chicago Bears in 2009, Gilbert has two tackles in five career […]

Jets Place Both OL Turner and TE Cumberland on Season Ending IR

The Jets have placed offensive lineman Robert Turner and tight end Jeff Cumberland on the season-ending injured reserve list. The team also announced Tuesday it has signed fullback-tight end Josh Baker from the practice squad and signed wide receiver Michael Campbell, defensive back Julian Posey and tight end Martell Webb to the practice squad. New […]

TE Josh Baker to Take Cumberland’s Spot on the Roster

Jenny Vrentas of The Star-Ledger reports that the Jets will mvoe up TE Josh Baker to take the spot of the now injured Jeff Cumberland. The Jets will elevate tight end Josh Baker from the practice squad to replace Jeff Cumberland, per a person with knowledge of the team’s plans. That person requested anonymity because […]

News and Notes From Training Camp

Rex said he was “disappointed” with the physicality in practice yesterday. Well, the players must have heard that. Wayne Hunter and Kenwin Cummings got into a minor skirmish today at camp after Cummings had a few late hits on Hunter. That lead to Brian Schottenheimer and Mike Pettine jawing at each other from the sidelines. […]