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Marcus Maye on contract: 17 weeks to be best I can be, then cross that line again

Jets safety Marcus Maye hoped to land a long-term deal this offseason, but he said on Saturday that he “wasn’t happy and I wasn’t satisfied” with the offers that the Jets sent his way after using the franchise tag. That might not have been Maye’s desired outcome, but it hasn’t soured him on the prospect [more]

Report: Sean Mannion signing with Seahawks

Veteran quarterback Sean Mannion worked out for three teams this week. He is signing with the Seahawks, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Mannion also worked out for the Jets and Giants this week, but he has a tie to Seahawks offensive coordinator Shane Waldron from their time together with the Rams. He spent the past [more]

Jets sign Matt Ammendola, cut Sam Ficken

It’s early, but Sam Ficken missed one (or two or three) too many kicks to remain on the Jets’ roster. The Jets announced Friday night they have swapped kickers, cutting Ficken and signing Matt Ammendola. Ammendola kicked at Oklahoma State, connecting on 60-of-78 field goal attempts (76.9 percent) and 179-of-183 extra points (97.8 percent). He [more]

49ers signing Jordan Matthews

The Jets worked out free agent tight end Jordan Matthews this week. The 49ers are signing Matthews, Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports. Matthews, 29, spent time with the team the past two seasons, appearing in three games for the 49ers. He saw action in two games in 2020 but had no receptions. He added [more]

Giants work out Sean Mannion

Veteran quarterback Sean Mannion worked out for the Giants after practice Friday, Art Stapleton of northjersey.com reports. Mannion also worked out for the Jets and Seahawks this week. He spent the past two years with the Vikings backing up Kirk Cousins after playing his first four seasons for the Rams. Mannion started one game for [more]

Jets work out Jordan Matthews

The Jets worked out free agent tight end Jordan Matthews this week, Field Yates of ESPN reports. Matthews played only five games the past two seasons, making four receptions. He is trying something new in hopes of prolonging his career by switching from receiver to tight end. He added 30 pounds and spent the summer [more]

Zach Wilson: It’s going to be a process

Zach Wilson signed his first NFL contract on Thursday, which meant the quarterback was able to join the Jets for his first NFL training camp practice on Friday. Based on word from reporters at the practice, it looked like his first day. They noted that Wilson had a shaky time during full team drills against [more]

Jarrad Davis says he considered walking away from football, revitalized with Jets

Before landing with the New York Jets this offseason, linebacker Jarrad Davis said he considered leaving football behind during his final year in Detroit. “I contemplated walking away,” Davis said, via Dennis Waszak Jr. of the Associated Press. “I really did, man. But at the end of the day, like, I wouldn’t have felt right [more]

Jets agree to terms with Zach Wilson

The NFL’s last remaining unsigned first-round pick is finally getting into the fold. The Jets and quarterback Zach Wilson have agreed to a contract, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. According to the report, the Jets have finally agreed to pay Wilson his signing bonus within 15 days, while the Jets got the offset [more]

Jets to work out Sean Mannion, Josh Johnson

The Jets are in the quarterback market. No. 2 overall pick Zach Wilson remains unsigned as of early Wednesday afternoon. But even if he were there, the club would have only three QBs for camp. Since he isn’t, there’s an added sense of urgency. That’s why, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Jets are working [more]

Report: Jets aren’t likely to budge in Zach Wilson talks

The Jets are gonna Jet. Ralph Vacchiano of SNY reports that the Jets are “not likely to budge” in the standoff with quarterback Zach Wilson, the second overall pick in the 2021 draft. Vacchiano characterizes the fight as focusing on offset language. As PFT reported on Tuesday, payment of the signing bonus has become a [more]

Jets activate Marcus Maye from NFI list

Safety Marcus Maye‘s stay on the Jets’ non-football injury list was a short one. Maye went on the list last Friday after reporting to training camp, but the Jets announced late on Tuesday that Maye has been given the green light to practice. The Jets have their first practice of camp on Wednesday, so Maye [more]

Jamal Adams reports to training camp on time

Reports earlier this week indicated Jamal Adams would report to training camp on time Tuesday, and the Seahawks safety indeed has shown up at the team facility. The Seahawks tweeted a photo of Adams among a collage of players reporting for camp. Russell Wilson appeared in one of the other photos. Adams, 25, still wants [more]

Jets, Zach Wilson issues include cash flow, offsets

For rookie contracts, the dollars and cents are tied to draft position. From that perspective, there’s nothing to negotiate. The higher the player selected, however, the more issues to discuss. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the Jets and quarterback Zach Wilson have struck multiple roadblocks on the path to a contract for [more]

Robert Saleh: When Zach Wilson’s contract gets done, it gets done

As the Jets report for training camp, there is one player who’s noticeably absent: Quarterback Zach Wilson, the No. 2 pick ini this year’s draft. The reason? New York and Wilson have yet to agree to terms on the quarterback’s rookie contract. These are slotted deals, so there really isn’t much to haggle over. But [more]

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