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Former Jet Gholston Puts Some of the Blame on Ryan for Being a Bust

Vernon Gholston doesn’t take all the blame for being a draft bust. Gholston doled out some of the fault to coach Rex Ryan and the Jets, too, saying last night he didn’t get a fair shot in three wholly unproductive seasons with the Jets. Now a backup defensive end trying to hang on with the […]

Ryan Takes a Shot at Vernon Gholston in His New Book

In his new book “Play Like You Mean It,” Jets coach Rex Ryan is outspoken as always. According to Jenny Vrentas of the Newark Star Ledger, Ryan talked about Vernon Gholston. Ryan wrote, “Truth be told, I didn’t like the kid coming out of college. He’s a good athlete and a smart guy, but I […]

Gholston Passes Through Waivers

Adam Caplan of former Jets DE/OLB Vernon Gholston has passed through waivers unclaimed, a source confirmed. Gholston, who was waived Wednesday by the Jets, passed through waivers on Thursday. Gholston, who didn’t post a single sack during his three seasons with the Jets, was scheduled to earn $555,000 in base salary next season along […]

Thoughts on the Jets Roster Cuts

The New York Jets released 4 veterans the other day, just days before the current CBA expires. The Jets severed ties with Kris Jenkins, Jason Taylor, Damien Woody and Vernon Gholston. Let’s take a closer look at how each player cut will affect the team Kris Jenkins– This was expected as there was no way […]

Jets Make Major Moves – Release RT Woody, NT Jenkins, LB Gholston and OLB/DE Taylor

The Jets made some wholesale moves to the roster, releasing a number of vets that will give them room in free agency to ink players they are looking to hang on long term. Gone according to The Daily News are RT Damien Woody, NT Kris Jenkins, LB Vernon Gholston and OLB/DE Jason Taylor. The report […]

Report: Calvin Pace Out 6 Weeks

The New York Jets defense was dealt a devastating blow this morning when they learned that OLB Calvin Pace will be sidelined for six weeks with a broken foot. Pace injured the foot against the Redskins on Friday. It was originally thought to be just a sprain, but it proved to be much worse. With […]

Postgame Notes: Redskins 16, Jets 11

The Jets offense struggled for the second game in a row as they put up only 11 points falling to the Redskins 16-11. With the loss the Jets preseason record now stands at 1-2. The team will play its preseason finale next Thursday against the Philadelphia Eagles in Philadelphia. Here are some of my thoughts […]

Recapping the Day at Training Camp

The day started with the news that the Jets and Darrelle Revis remain $40 million apart in contract negotiations. The Jets reportedly have a 10 year $120 million offer on the table, while Revis is presumably looking for a deal in the neighborhood of $160 million, which would make him the highest paid corner in […]