Shop for New York Jets gear at

Posts Tagged ‘joe mcknight’

5 Takeaways from the Jets 1st Preseason Game

The New York Jets lost their preseason opener to the Houston Texans 20-16 on Monday night. The starters played one quarter and exited with a 3-0 lead. Now as with any preseason game, don’t try to look too deep into the game. Preseason games are ultimately meaningless and the primary goal is to come out […]

RB Powell could lessen McKnight’s, Smith’s role with Jets

The drafting of Louisville running back Bilal Powell seems to have hit a nerve with two Jets’ players, according to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News. Running back Joe McKnight, drafted by the Jets in 2010, reportedly was upset when the Jets drafted Powell but has decided to use it as a motivation […]

Joe McKnight Starting at RB Today

The Jets 4th round pick Joe McKnight, the man who the Jets kept in favor of Danny Woodhead, draws the start today against the Bills with Shonn Greene and LaDainian Tomlinson inactive. McKnight has made little to no contribution this season on offense, though recently has stepped up on special teams. Let’s see if he […]

Ryan rips McKnight for not holding onto the ball

From all the sounds of it, the Jets and coach Rex Ryan don’t have much faith right now in rookie back Joe McKnight, who can’t hold on to the ball. Rex Ryan turned his anger on rookie RB Joe McKnight Thursday night. The New York Jets coach ripped McKnight after the USC product lost a […]

Notes From Day 1 of Traning Camp

The first practice has come and gone and sure enough Rex had something to say about it. Rex was “a little disappointed’’ in terms of its physicality, saying he was “expecting a little more spark to it.’’ However, there was still plenty of nuggets of information and I’ve scoured the web to find them: Braylon […]

Jets Sign McKinght

The Jets have signed their fourth round raft pick, Joe McKnight. McKnight is the second Jets rookie to sign, after fullback John Connor signed earlier this month. The Jets now have just their top two picks, Kyle Wilson and Vladimir Ducasse, left to sign. McKnight is expected to be the third running back this season. […]