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Geno’s the starter?

Jets nation unleashed a collective sigh on Wednesday when new offensive coordinator Chan Gailey proclaimed the embattled Geno Smith as the team’s starting quarterback for the 2015 season. Before contemplating that leap off the Queensboro Bridge, though, it’s probably a good idea for the Jets’ supporters to take all of that lip service with a grain of salt and understand ... Read More »

Have NEW YORK JETS fans suffered enough?

TO ALL NEW YORK JETS FANS…HAVE WE SUFFERED ENOUGH? By John Evans, Contributing Writer New York, NY (NYSportscene.com) – After a 1-8 start, the New York Jets’ 2014 season has been a disaster. Rex Ryan is on thin ice and the quarterback situation has been enough to cause any Jets fan to pull out their hair in frustration. As Jets fans, ... Read More »

Ryan: Vick to start over Smith at QB

Florham Park, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Michael Vick will start at quarterback for the New York Jets on Sunday in Kansas City, not Geno Smith. Jets coach Rex Ryan announced his decision Monday, saying Vick gave the team a “spark” on Sunday after taking over for Smith, who threw three interceptions in the first 10:20 of the game. “I felt the ... Read More »

Bills blow past mistake-prone Jets

East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Kyle Orton threw four touchdown passes and the Buffalo Bills cruised past the turnover-prone New York Jets, 43-23, on Sunday. Orton completed 10-of-17 passes for 238 yards for the Bills (5-3), who forced six turnovers. Sammy Watkins caught three passes for 157 yards and a score. Anthony Dixon carried the ball 22 times for 44 ... Read More »

Geno’s best isn’t good enough for Rex

By John McMullen, NFL Editor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – Rex Ryan and the New York Jets got the “Good Geno” on Thursday night and it still wasn’t enough in a heartbreaking 27-25 loss to the New England Patriots.  Smith didn’t throw an interception for the first time this season, made good decisions throughout, and even used his mobility ... Read More »

Manning inches closer to Favre, Broncos hold off Jets

East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Peyton Manning had a far better showing than his last trip to MetLife Stadium. Although it took him a little while to get going. Manning tossed three touchdown passes, inching him closer to Brett Favre’s all-time record, and the Denver Broncos held off the New York Jets 31-17 on Sunday afternoon. Manning’s previous game in ... Read More »

Rivers, Chargers shut down inept Jets

San Diego, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Philip Rivers passed for 288 yards and three touchdowns before being rested late, and the San Diego Chargers trounced an inept New York Jets squad, 31-0, on Sunday afternoon. Rivers completed 20-of-28 attempts and threw a pair of first-half scores to Antonio Gates for the Chargers (4-1), who pitched their first shutout since a similar score ... Read More »

Stafford leads Lions past struggling Jets

East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Matthew Stafford had two touchdown passes and ran for another score, as the Detroit Lions took a 24-17 win over the New York Jets on Sunday. Stafford went 24-for-34 for 293 yards and had touchdown passes to Jeremy Ross and Eric Ebron for the Lions (3-1), who have won their past two games. “This was ... Read More »

Ivory, Smith lead Jets over Raiders

East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Chris Ivory rumbled 71 yards for a touchdown in the fourth quarter and Geno Smith threw for a score, as the New York Jets began their season with a 19-14 victory over the Oakland Raiders. Smith connected on 23-of-28 passes for 221 yards and was picked off once. Ivory gained 102 yards on 10 carries ... Read More »

FEATURE STORY: Jets, Ryan plan to spoil Carr’s Oakland debut

By Lyle Fitzsimmons, Contributing NFL Editor, The Sports Network New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – New York coach Rex Ryan’s defenses have been anathema for rookie passers. But thanks to a Jets secondary that could most optimistically be labeled as “unsettled,” the fortunes for Oakland rookie Derek Carr as he approaches his maiden NFL voyage may be a little better. The ... Read More »