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NY Jets Sign RB Tarik Cohen

According to Adam Schefter the NY Jets have signed running back Tarik Cohen. The move has been confirmed by the team. Tarik Cohen has had an interesting career as a running back and return specialist.

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Jets' Robert Saleh expands on 'taking a deeper role in the offense'

Jets quarterback Aaron Rodgers raised eyebrows when he recently mentioned that head coach Robert Saleh, a longtime defensive coach, was "taking a deeper role in the offense" this spring. Saleh recently expanded on what that means.

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Latest news may prove Jets’ risky gamble is on track to pay off and it should make Aaron Rodgers’ 2024 better

The Jets tried to sign wide receiver Mike Williams from the Los Angeles Chargers the first time he became a free agent a few seasons ago. He ultimately decided to return to the team that drafted him out of Clemson.

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New York Jets HC Robert Saleh Confident Latest Free Agent Signing Helps Team Get 100 Kickoff Returns in 2024

The New York Jets are looking for a redemption season in 2024. Jets quarterback Aaron Rodgers already called the team “must-watch TV” this upcoming season.

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What is a reasonable expectation for Garrett Wilson’s production in 2024?

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Is Garrett Wilson set up for a breakout season?

Expectations are sky high for Garrett Wilson coming off back-to-back 1000 yard receiving seasons to open his career. Importantly, this production came despite playing wide receiver with quarterbacks such as Zach Wilson, Tim Boyle, and Trevor Siemian, who have never been considered Most Valuable Player (MVP) candidates.

This year though? This year Garrett Wilson gets to play wide receiver while...

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Jets sign Tarik Cohen

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The running back last played in the NFL in 2020.

The Jets have announced the signing of former Bears running back Tarik Cohen.

We've signed RB Tarik Cohen and released RB Markese Stepp.

— New York Jets (@nyjets) May 29, 2024

The Bears picked Cohen in the fourth round of the 2017 NFL Draft out of North Carolina A&T. His first few years in the league were productive. His best season was 2018 when he posted 1,169 yards from scrimmage and earned...

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New York Jets Sign Former All-Pro Running Back To 1-Year Deal

The New York Jets are loading up on talent for a Super Bowl run. Aaron Rodgers does not have many years left, and the Jets have a perfect combination of young talent and veteran leadership.

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Dynamic ex-Pro Bowl player attempting NFL comeback with Jets

The RB will face an uphill battle to make the Jets roster, but he could provide value with the radical changes that have been made to kickoffs.

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New York Jets Sign Former Chicago Bears All-Pro Running Back For 2024 Season

The New York Jets are adding a running back with Pro Bowl credentials to their backfield before the upcoming season. They’re hoping to get more use out of him than the last former Pro Bowl running back they added to the roster last year.

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Jets add intriguing piece who's trying to make an incredible comeback

The New York Jets aren't done trying to make the offense and the special teams better in 2024. On Wednesday, the team signed running back and return specialist Tarik Cohen, who is trying to resurrect his career after a sequence of injuries.

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Report: Jets signing RB Tarik Cohen to one-year deal

Running back Tarik Cohen, who last appeared in an NFL game in 2020, is signing a one-year contract with the New York Jets, ESPN reported Wednesday. Cohen was an All-Pro return specialist and made the Pro Bowl with the Chicago Bears in 2018 but missed the 2021 season with a torn ACL and the 2022 season with a ruptured Achilles.

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Former All-Pro RB to sign with Jets

Injuries stalled Tarik Cohen‘s career early in the 2020s. The former Bears running back and Pro Bowl return man managed a comeback opportunity with the Panthers last year, but the team ended that bid recently.

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NFL Rumors: Tarik Cohen Signs Jets Contract, Joins Aaron Rodgers; Last Played in 2020

The New York Jets are reportedly adding a 2018 First-Team All-Pro selection to their running back depth chart. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Wednesday that…

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Top Free Agent Landing Spots For DE Carl Lawson

Former Jets DE Carl Lawson seemed to be on the brink of becoming a star in training camp ahead of the 2021 season. He had just signed a big three-year deal with New York in the offseason and was destroying practices.

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New York Jets Flight Connections 5/29/24

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Bringing your daily links to the NFL’s New York Jets

Good morning, Gang Green Nation. I hope you’re all having a great start to the day. The NFLPA is creating a proposal that will essentially end OTAs and other spring football related activities. Instead, teams would have their players report for a longer training camp period that would start in mid-June. Personally, I think a lot of players, especially older players, will dislike this for a...

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New York Jets Have Major Super Bowl Hurdle, Top NFL Analyst Says

The New York Jets have become a chic pick to make a legitimate run at unseating the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC, especially if Aaron Rodgers is able to stay healthy and upright for far longer than four snaps during the 2024 campaign.

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Mailbag Questions

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Aaron Rodgers gives his impressions of Jets’ scheduling challenges

Aaron Rodgers knows that he will have his challenges once the New York Jets 2024 schedule kicks off this fall. While speaking with reporters last week, Rodgers talked about the Jets starting the season with three games in 10 days.

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New York Jets 2024 Roster Countdown: #99 Will McDonald

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McDonald was the team’s first round pick a year ago.

Through the summer, we will be counting down the Jets roster player by player. We start the series by discussing Will McDonald.

Name: Will McDonald

Number: 99

Year With Jets: 2nd

Projected Role: Third Defensive End

His 2023: The selection of McDonald in the first round of the 2023 NFL Draft raised eyebrows. Almost everybody expected the Jets to use their top pick on an offensive player given the...

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Jets' HC Robert Saleh confirms suspicion about his offensive coordinator

For Jets offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett, 2023 wasn’t the comeback story he had envisioned after getting fired after one season as the head coach of the Denver Broncos.

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