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NFL issues memo reminding players to avoid fighting

The NFL warned teams about fighting during games in response to inter- and intra-team altercations that have erupted in training camp, including the one that left New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith with a broken […]


New York Jets coach Todd Bowles

With Geno Smith out, Jets try to move on from ugly punch

It took just one destructive punch to rattle an entire franchise. Geno Smith’s jaw is broken, Ikemefuna Enemkpali is out of a job and the New York Jets are trying to quickly move forward from […]


Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant, left, confronts defensive back Tyler Patmon, far right,

New twist: Stars mixing it up in NFL training camp fights

NFL training camps are in full swing. There’s never a shortage of desperation, heat or testosterone this time of year, and that leads to plenty of fisticuffs, on and off the field. Usually, high-profile players […]


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Jets’ first-rounder Williams overcame plenty to get to NFL

Leonard Williams still speaks to his father on a regular basis, making frequent phone calls to him in prison. He can’t wait to talk to him all about the biggest moment of his life. The […]


Leonard Williams, left, and Roger Goodell

Jets take Leonard Williams with No. 6 pick in NFL draft

The New York Jets were stunned Leonard Williams was still available when they went on the clock for their first draft pick. So, general manager Mike Maccagnan and coach Todd Bowles jumped at the chance […]


New York Jets quarterback Michael Vick, right, tries to pass under pressure by San Diego Chargers strong safety Marcus Gilchrist during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Rivers, Chargers race past hapless Jets, 31-0

Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers are rolling. They’ve lost three centers and three running backs in five weeks and keep plugging the holes. Rivers threw two touchdown passes to Antonio Gates and rookie […]


Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr runs with the ball in the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

Raiders embarrassed after 0-2 start

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — After an offseason overhaul that brought on board veteran players with playoff pedigrees, the Oakland Raiders were optimistic for a turnaround after back-to-back four-win seasons. After just two games, that optimism […]


Green Bay Packers' Jordy Nelson leaps over New York Jets' Darrin Walls (30) for a catch during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

Nelson has career day, Packers beat Jets 31-24

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — New York Jets coach Rex Ryan paid the Packers’ Jordy Nelson perhaps the highest compliment that a wideout can receive. It’s hard to top the career-high 209 yards receiving that […]


Oakland Raiders wide receiver Andre Holmes (18) catches a pass in front of Seattle Seahawks defensive back DeShawn Shead (35) during the second quarter of an NFL preseason football game in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Raiders leave early for East Coast

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Through three coaching staffs, hundreds of players and countless opponents, the Oakland Raiders have been unable to solve their East Coast hex. With the Raiders having lost their last 13 games […]


FILE - This is a 2014, file photo showing Dimitri Patterson of the New York Jets NFL football team. The Jets have "indefinitely" suspended cornerback Dimitri Patterson after he left the team for 48 hours without contacting the organization.General manager John Idzik said Monday, Aug. 25, 2014,  that Patterson spoke to him and coach Rex Ryan on Sunday night. Idzik would not discuss the reason for the absence. (AP Photo/File)

Jets’ Patterson: no-show claims ‘completely false’

NEW YORK (AP) — Dimitri Patterson disputes the New York Jets’ version of his mysterious absence. The suspended cornerback said in a statement to ESPN on Thursday that the Jets’ claims that he went missing […]