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Report: Jets have interest in Vinny Curry

The Jets have “significant interest” in signing free agent pass rusher Vinny Curry, Manish Mehta of The Daily News reports. It would reunite Curry with Joe Douglas. The Jets’ General Manager was in Philadelphia in 2017 when Curry was a member of the Eagles team that won the Super Bowl. Curry, 31, would add depth [more]

PFT’s Free Agent Top 100

The following are PFT’s top 100 free agents for the start of the 2020 league year. The rankings include prospective unrestricted and restricted free agents, as well as released players. The list will be updated as events warrant, with signings, tags and re-signings denoted when announced and/or reported. We’ve also added a running Top 25 [more]

Jets re-sign Brian Poole

Jets cornerback Brian Poole won’t leave in free agency. Just a couple hours before he was going to become an unrestricted free agent, Poole agreed to terms on a one-year, $5 million guaranteed contract to remain with the Jets, according to multiple reports. The 27-year-old Poole signed a one-year, $3.5 million contract with the Jets [more]

Jets set to officially release Trumaine Johnson on Wednesday

No one expected the Jets to keep cornerback Trumaine Johnson on the roster for a third season after his first two years with the team were a crashing disappointment, so it was no surprise to hear last week that they informed Johnson of his release. That was never followed by an official announcement that Johnson [more]

Jets set to sign Connor McGovern

The Jets are continuing to work on rebuilding their offensive line in free agency. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports that the team has agreed to terms with center Connor McGovern. McGovern, who also has experience at guard, can officially sign when the new league year opens on Wednesday afternoon. Tom Pelissero [more]

Brett Favre: Tampa Bay a “very good option” for Tom Brady

Brett Favre didn’t start his career in Green Bay, but he spent 16 years there. He didn’t finish it there either. The Hall of Fame quarterback played one season with the Jets and two with the Vikings before calling it quits. So he can relate to where Tom Brady is now, in search of a [more]

Jets re-sign Alex Lewis

The Jets added an offensive lineman from another team when they signed tackle George Fant on Monday and they re-signed one of their own on Tuesday. Left guard Alex Lewis will be returning to the team. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports that it is a three-year deal worth $18.6 million. Lewis [more]

George Fant agrees to three-year, $30 million deal with Jets

The Jets have reached agreement on a three-year, $30 million deal with offensive lineman George Fant, ESPN reports. Fant will have $13.7 million guaranteed. Fant, 27, spent the past four seasons with the Seahawks. He played 46 games with 24 starts in Seattle. In 2019, Fant played 472 offensive snaps and 74 on special teams. [more]

Giants plan to franchise tag Leonard Williams

The Giants didn’t trade for Leonard Williams in a contract year during a losing season just to let him be a short-term rental. So apparently, they’re going to keep him. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN.com, the Giants are expected to franchise tag the defensive lineman today. Efforts were apparently unsuccessful in working out a [more]

Seahawks want to keep Jadeveon Clowney, but could be outbid

With the free agency tampering window set to begin in about six hours, teams will be able to (legally) express their interest in players on other teams. And how much interest Jadeveon Clowney garners in those early hours will determine how realistic the Seahawks’ chances to keep him are. According to Peter King of NBC’s [more]

Austin Seferian-Jenkins arrested again

Former NFL tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins was out of the league last year, after being cut by the Patriots and saying he needed time away to deal with “personal issues.” Things haven’t gotten any better for him since. According to TMZ.com, Seferian-Jenkins was arrested for DUI in Washington on March 9. He was also charged [more]

Lions, Jets, Chargers limit access to team facilities

NFL teams have been taking measures to reduce the risk of transmission of COVID-19 by suspending travel and/or limiting access to team facilities. The Lions announced on Thursday that they will be doing both things. The team has put a stop to all travel by coaches and scouts and limited access to the facility to [more]

Jets, Giants suspending travel for team personnel

The list of teams pulling their coaches and scouts off the road amid concerns about the spread of COVID-19 continues to grow on Thursday. According to multiple reports, the Jets and Giants have put a halt to travel by team employees for an indefinite period of time. Washington and Tampa have made the same decisions [more]

Jets release defensive back Blake Countess

The Jets announced Wednesday they have released defensive back Blake Countess. The move clears $1.2 million in cap space. Countess signed with the Jets in October and appeared in six games. He had no statistics while playing no snaps on defense and only 52 on special teams. The Eagles made Countess a sixth-round choice in [more]

Robby Anderson has dreamed of playing with Tom Brady

Does he or doesn’t he? Pending free agent Robby Anderson said Tuesday he feels he has “unfinished business” with the Jets. A day later, the receiver reversed field. Anderson said on ESPN on Wednesday morning that he dreams of playing with Tom Brady. “I just had a dream last night where we were on the [more]

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