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Posts Tagged ‘Bart Scott’

Jets Set To Cut Scott, Pace And Smith

The Jets have a mess with their salary cap but have a plan to get under the cap. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports the Jets will clear $27.7 million of salary cap space as they plan to cut linebacker Bart Scott, outside linebacker Calvin Pace and offensive lineman Jason Smith. Jets […]

Scott – “Not a Sense of Entitlement” for 2012 Jets

Bart Scott loves to talk, and sometimes his mouth get him into quite a bit of trouble. This time around though, Scott is actually speaking some sense, talking about the Jets and moving forward in 2012. “Not a sense of entitlement,” Scott told Jenny Vrentas of the Newark Star-Ledger. “Understanding how hard it is in […]

Tannenbaum Says Options Are Open When it Comes to Bart Scott

The Jets granted linebacker Bart Scott permission to explore trade partners. General manager Mike Tannenbaum admitted that the team spoke with the linebacker’s agent at the Scouting Combine in Indianapolis last week regarding the veteran’s future. “We had a good conversation with (Scott’s agent),” Tannenbaum told ESPN 1050 radio on Tuesday by way of Manish […]

LB Scott Given Permission to Seek a Trade

The Jets have given linebacker Bart Scott permission to seek a trade, according to the New York Daily News. Coming off an 8-8 season, Scott, 31, was not satisfied with his reduced playing time last season. Scott was often taken out on third downs because Jets coaches believed he was weak in coverage. Scott has […]

Scott Fined $10G for Middle Finger Gesture

The Jets announced that they have fined linebacker Bart Scott $10,000 for making an obscene gesture towards a photographer in the Jets’ locker room on Monday. “Bart Scott was fined $10,000 by the team for his obscene gesture to a member of the media. Bart’s actions were inappropriate and unacceptable,” the team announced in a […]

Scott – Getting Rid of Two-A-Days Will Make “Football More Soft”

Most NFL players are not big fans of two-a-day practice sessions. Don’t count Jets linebacker Bart Scott in that list. Scott spoke out to the Times-Ledger, stating that he thinks the elimination of two-a-day practices will make the game soft. “I think it’s wimping out; making football more soft,” Scott said on Tuesday. “I get […]

The Greatness of Bart Scott

The player that most divides New York Jets fans is Bart Scott. By some, he is the fearful leader of the defense whose impact stretches far beyond the stat sheet. For others, Scott is overpaid and doesn’t make enough impact plays. The good folks over at Pro Football Focus studies the game tape of Bart […]

Bart Scott Says the Lockout is Insane

Bart Scott can’t wait for the lockout to be over, the outspoken Jets linebacker told ESPN, per the New York Daily News, that the work stoppage has gotten way out of hand. “We’re bordering now on the verge of insanity,” Scott said. “Fans don’t want to hear about lockout. They don’t want to hear about […]