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Patriots put Jonathan Jones on injured reserve

The Patriots ruled cornerback Jonathan Jones out for Week Seven on Friday and they ruled him out of at least two more games on Saturday. Jones has been placed on injured reserve and must miss three games before he will be eligible to return to action. A shoulder injury is the reason for Jones’ trip [more]

Week Seven injury report roundup: A.J. Brown, Tyrann Mathieu set to play

Week Seven of the 2021 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Browns and it continues with 11 more games on Sunday, which means that the 24 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final [more]

Jonathan Jones out, Dont’a Hightower questionable for Patriots

The Patriots issued their injury designations for Sunday’s game against the Jets and it features a lot of their defensive players. Cornerback Jonathan Jones has been ruled out with a shoulder injury. It will be the first game that Jones has missed since the 2019 season. Jones is the only defensive regular ruled out, but [more]

Decision on C.J. Mosley for Sunday will “go down to the wire”

When the Jets take the field against the Patriots on Sunday, it will be two weeks since their last game and it looks like it will take almost of that time for the team to make a call on linebacker C.J. Mosley‘s availability. Mosley hurt his hamstring in the team’s Week Five loss to the [more]

Zach Wilson: It’s going to be a blast facing Patriots again

Jets rookie quarterback Zach Wilson‘s first meeting with the Patriots was not a particularly enjoyable experience. Wilson’s first two passes were intercepted and he threw four overall in a 22-6 loss in Week Two this season. It was one of many dominating performances by a Bill Belichick-led Patriots team against a rookie signal caller and [more]

Marcus Maye: Jets know I want to be here

Jets safety Marcus Maye is playing out this season on the franchise tag and he said on Thursday that he’s not looking to go anywhere else. Maye hurt his ankle in Week Three and his agent tweeted that he’d be healthy in time for the trade deadline, which some took as a hint that Maye [more]

Jonnu Smith: We know we’re not a 2-4 team

Tight end Jonnu Smith was born during Bill Parcells’ time as the head coach of the Patriots in the mid-1990s, so he might not be familiar with one of Parcells’ most memorable sayings. Parcells believed a team was what their record says they are, but Smith argued that’s not the case for the 2021 Patriots [more]

Ex-NFL player Kenbrell Thompkins pleads guilty to identity theft

Former NFL receiver Kenbrell Armod Thompkins pleaded guilty to one count of unauthorized access device fraud and one count of aggravated identity theft, the Associated Press reports. His sentencing is scheduled for Jan. 6, and he faces up to 12 years in prison. Thompkins fraudulently obtained unemployment benefits from the state of California that were [more]

C.J. Mosley “optimistic” he can play Sunday despite hamstring injury

Jets linebacker C.J. Mosley only played two games in his first two seasons with the Jets, but he was able to be in the lineup for each of the team’s first five games of this season. There’s some question about his availability for No. 6, however. Mosley hurt his hamstring near the end of the [more]

Brian Poole working out for Patriots

The Patriots are taking a look at a possible veteran addition to their cornerback group on Wednesday. Agent Drew Rosenhaus said that his client Brian Poole will work out for the Patriots. Poole was released off of the Saints’ injured reserve list earlier this month. Poole signed with the Saints in July after spending the [more]

Josh McDaniels confident offense can make critical plays, won’t argue with Bill Belichick decisions

Aggressive decisions on fourth down are in vogue around the league right now, but Patriots head coach Bill Belichick didn’t make on in overtime against the Cowboys last Sunday. The Patriots had a fourth-and-three from their own 46-yard-line on the first possession of overtime and they opted to punt the ball away rather than try [more]

“Looks promising” for Marcus Maye, Jarrad Davis playing this week

The Jets may have a couple of veteran defenders back in the lineup for their Week Seven game in New England. Jets head coach Robert Saleh said at a Monday press conference, via Rich Cimini of ESPN.com, that it “looks promising” for safety Marcus Maye and linebacker Jarrad Davis returning to action against the Patriots. [more]

Zach Wilson feels like he’s overthinking, wants to just throw it and rip it

The Jets have a bye this week, which means it is time to both reflect on what’s happened in their first five games as well as look ahead to what they want for their final 12 contests. One thing the team wants to see is better play from rookie quarterback Zach Wilson, who plans to [more]

Robert Saleh on Zach Wilson: Look where Josh Allen was through five NFL games

The Bills are at the top of the AFC East and the play of their quarterback Josh Allen is a big reason for their success. The Jets are at the bottom of the division and the play of their quarterback Zach Wilson is a big reason why they’ve struggled. Wilson is completing 57.3 percent of [more]

Matt Ryan: Kyle Pitts played his best game so far, see a lot more of them in his future

Tight end Kyle Pitts did some good things for the Falcons over the first four weeks of the season, but he didn’t look like the kind of matchup nightmare many predicted he would be before Atlanta made him the fourth overall pick of this year’s draft. Pitts provided a look at that player in Sunday’s [more]

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