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Full list of 2016 unrestricted and restricted free agents-to-be

Now that the 2015 season is officially in the rear view mirror, it’s time to turn attention ahead to the season to come. The first step will be the annual frenzy of free agency to take place next month with the start of the new league year. So which players will be available on the…

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Brandon Marshall: I don’t want Colin Kaepernick on Jets

On Tuesday, Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reported that quarterback Colin Kaepernick wants to leave the 49ers and that the Jets are his preferred next team. The Jets’ top receiver isn’t lobbying for that change in address. During an appearance on ESPN Wednesday, Brandon Marshall said that he thinks Kaepernick is good…

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Report: Kaepernick wants out of San Francisco

The 49ers have been deliberately coy about whether they want to keep quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Kaepernick apparently is less willing to conceal his wishes. According to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News, Kaepernick wants out of San Francisco. His preferred destination is the Jets. It’s unclear whether the Jets want Kaepernick. They’d need…

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Woody Johnson: Geno Smith has “the ability” if he sticks with it

When the Jets started camp ahead of the 2015 season, the expectation was that Geno Smith would be their starting quarterback. That expectation ceased to exist when IK Enemkpali punched Smith and broke his jaw during a locker room altercation that reportedly stemmed from a dispute over money Enemkpali felt Smith owed him. Smith missed…

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Chris Ivory “not sure” Jets will have the money to keep him

Running back Chris Ivory crossed the 1,000-yard mark for the first time in his career in 2015 and he may have a chance to shop that milestone on the open market. Ivory is one of several key Jets players set to become a free agent this offseason and said from the Pro Bowl that he would…

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Saturday one-liners

Patriots LB Jamie Collins is one of the 16 questionable Patriots players who is expected to play. Bills coach Rex Ryan declares, “This is my football team.” (Terry and Kim Pegula and the $1.4 billion check they wrote might say otherwise.) Dolphins executive V.P. of football operations Mike Tannenbaum wants a consensus regarding the team’s…

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Jets G.M. says the team can “definitely” win with Ryan Fitzpatrick

The Jets like Ryan Fitzpatrick and Ryan Fitzpatrick likes the Jets, so it makes sense that those two crazy kids should stick together. But beyond the simple draw of a 10-win season and inertia, there’s also a sense that the free agent-t0-be quarterback can push the team beyond this year’s level. General Manager Mike Maccagnan…

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Maccagnan: “Not impossible” to keep defensive line together

The Jets have several key players heading toward free agency this offseason, including quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson and defensive tackle Damon Harrison. The team has made no secret of their desire to hold onto Fitzpatrick, which will only happen with a healthy raise over the $3.25 million he made in his first…

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Geno Smith says he thinks he can start somewhere, if not Jets

Geno Smith was the declared starter for a team that nearly went to the playoffs this year, before a former teammate broke his jaw and he became a forgotten man. So, of course thinks he can be a starter again in the NFL. “When I came in, from day one I wanted to play and…

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Tuesday morning one-liners

Bills DT Marcell Dareus broke his foot in Week 17. A call for the Dolphins to go with an experienced head coaching option. Resting and scouting are the twin focuses of the Patriots this week. A rough fourth quarter against the Bills hasn’t changed the Jets’ feelings about bringing back QB Ryan Fitzpatrick. K Justin…

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The Jets won’t be going to the playoffs

Over the course of the five-game winning streak that they brought into Buffalo Sunday, the Jets turned to Ryan Fitzpatrick repeatedly in the fourth quarter and overtime and got rewarded with performances that put them in position to get a playoff berth with a win in Week 17. Fitzpatrick couldn’t deliver in the fourth quarter…

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Bills halfway to spoiling Jets’ playoff hopes

Bills running back Boobie Dixon said that Sunday’s game against the Jets is the team’s Super Bowl and Buffalo is 30 minutes away from tasting Super Bowl victory for the first time. The Bills have gotten the better of the Jets on both sides of the ball and lead 16-7 after a Dan Carpenter field…

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Rough start for Jets in Buffalo

The Jets are in the playoffs with a victory in Week 17, but they’re going to need to pick up their play if they don’t want Rex Ryan and the Bills to thwart their hopes. It’s been a dreadful start for the Jets offense, which has run 10 plays on their first three possessions. The…

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Bilal Powell out of lineup for Jets in Buffalo

The outlook for Jets running back Bilal Powell playing in Sunday’s game against the Jets didn’t look good all week as Powell missed all three practices with an ankle injury. No Jets player played in a game this season after failing to practice during the week and that won’t change in the final weekend of…

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Sunday morning one-liners

Several Bills players are trying to make a good impression heading into the offseason. A look at how the Dolphins’ draft class fared this season. Patriots QB Tom Brady may not win the MVP, but there’s no doubting his value to the team. Said Jets T D’Brickashaw Ferguson of QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, “Smart quarterback, very…

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