Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis got the morning off on the right foot when he jokingly took a shot at New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow.
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It almost goes without saying at this point: If you’re a football personality who goes on a national sports show, you’ll be asked about New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow.
Rex Ryan told “NFL AM” he is “excited” about Tim Tebow and reiterates that he is the best defensive coach in the NFL.
Professional athletes often make things seem so easy, they often carry the warning, “Don’t try this at home.” Perhaps the warning should extend to reporters who attempt the art of “Tebowing” with a tablet in their hand, as Shira Lazar found out on the red carpet of the Samsung Hope for Children Gala.
Posted: Sunday, May 20th, 2012 | Ian Rapoport Tags: NFL, Buffalo Bills, Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions, Donovan McNabb, Ed Reed, Greg Lloyd, New England Patriots, New York Jets, Oakland Raiders, Rolando McClain, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Tim Tebow, Vince Young, Wes Welker
In the newspaper world, the football coverage for Sunday’s paper is in the form of a notes package. In the internet world, we can do notes, too. I’ve been trying to come up with some kinda feature for Sunday on the blog, and I may tweak this going forward.
With the 16th pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, the Jets selected North Carolina DE Quinton Coples, and the reaction was mixed from some 3,500 Jets fans on hand at MetLife Stadium. While some cheered, others booed, with hopes of Melvin Ingram heading to New York shattered. It’s been chaos and excitement surrounding the draft, for all but one, who says his focus is elsewhere.
There’s a rumor floating around that the New York Jets could trade up to a spot where the team could select Alabama running back Trent Richardson. This would be an incredibly bold, and costly (as far as draft picks are concerned), move for Gang Green
Free-agent safety Yeremiah Bell is visiting the Jets, according a league source said Monday.
Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum, head coach Rex Ryan and owner Woody Johnson will be running the show in the team’s war room come draft day, writes Marc Sessler on NFL.com.
Since Tim Tebow arrived in New York, the question has lingered: Will the signal-caller seize the Jets’ starting job from Mark Sanchez?
Columbia University hasn’t had a player drafted since Marcellus Wiley in 1997, and offensive tackle Jeff Adams could break that streak in late April.
A few years ago, NFL media’s Huddle Cafe debuted the “Sanchini,” a turkey sandwich named after Jets QB Mark Sanchez. Made on sourdough bread with green onions, cheddar cheese and pesto mayo, the response to the Sanchini was uninspiring. Enter the “Tebowich”
Two players pegged to be selected early in the second round were among the 14 players to work out at Clemson’s pro day.
Thanks to Panini America, the group that brought us the Peyton Manning trading cards, we can now see what Tim Tebow will look like as a member of the Jets.
Jets backup QB Drew Stanton is considering asking for a trade or release, according to a league source.