Posts Tagged ‘Woody Johnson’

Jets Fire Mike Tannenbaum and keep Rex Ryan

After 7 seasons on the job the New York Jets have fired GM Mike Tannenbaum. The Jets will keep Head Coach Rex Ryan after a dismal 6-10 season. In Tannenbaum’s seven seasons, the Jets went 57-55, made the playoffs three times and won four playoff games. During his tenure they have had had two head […]

Owner Woody Johnson Says He’d Rather Have Romney Win the Election Over a Jets Winning Season

This ought to sit well with Jets fans fuming after Sunday’s 34-0 home loss to the 49ers. The teams ownwer Woody Johnson said today on Bloomberg News that if he was asked to choose – Mitt Romney winning the presidential election in November is a bigger priority than the Jets having a winning 2012. Say […]

Clause in Contract Kicks in For Holmes; Jets Now Owe Him $15.25 Million Guaranteed

If you were hopeful the Jets would find a way to dump moody WR Santonio Holmes, it appears your not going to get your wish. The receiver is going to be sticking around with the Jets, something they had said would happen from the moment they walked off the field in Miami the final day […]

Jets Owner Johnson Says Security Ready for 9/11 Opener

Jets owner Woody Johnson says MetLife Stadium security is already “extremely rigorous” and doesn’t anticipate recent terror alerts to change current plans to ensure fan safety at the regular-season opener Sunday night against the Dallas Cowboys. Johnson says Friday while security operates “at a pretty high level,” the team will adhere to “any recommendations” that […]

Negotiations between the Jets and CB Revis remain status quo

Dan Parr over at Pro Football Weekly has the latest on the Darrelle Revis/Jets situation, and says that while some stated this week a deal would be done, it seems that instead, things are going nowhere fast as Revis continues to gain fine after fine from the team. There have been multiple reports suggesting the […]

Jets Owner Says If Farve Wants Back; He Wants Him at Offseason Program

If Brett Favre is going to play in 2009, the Jets want to see him take more of a part in offseason team activities. Today’s Newark Star-Ledger talks about that, and says that team owner Woody Johnson is telling his new coaches that he wants Farve at those offseason functions. Jets owner Woody Johnson said […]

Jets Coaching Search Continues; Could Schottenheimer be the Answer?

Things seem to be moving slowly for the Jets in terms of their coaching search. That is in least when it comes to making a final decision. Today’s Newsday talks about what is going on with just that, and how GM Mike Tannenbaum is having a tough time coming up with a decision along with […]

Jets Fire Head Coach Eric Mangini After Late Season Collapse

The New York Jets are headed into another direction, as the Eric Mangini era in the Big Apple is over.  At a presser on Monday morning, Jets owner Woody Johnson and GM Mike Tannenbaum announced that Mangini was told last night that he was being relieved of his duties as Jets head coach. Fox’s Jay […]