April 13, 1990
The New York Jets will not offer a contract to Plan B free agent Wesley Walker, 34, a former Pro Bowl wide receiver. The Jets also announced that they had waived veteran quarterback Pat Ryan.
August 27, 1991
Running back Blaise Bryant, who played at Cypress High and Golden West College, was cut by the New York Jets. Bryant, a sixth-round pick from Iowa State, was impressive in camp, but the Jets have four solid runners.
October 23, 1997 |
Neil O'Donnell, who gave way to Glenn Foley in the second half of the New York Jets' win over New England, will be the starting quarterback in the Jets' Nov. 2 game against Baltimore, Coach Bill Parcells said.
October 13, 1985 |
The Green Bay Packers and the New York Jets will play an exhibition football game next Aug. 9 at the University of Wisconsin's Camp Randall Stadium. UW Athletic Director Elroy Hirsh said the game will generate needed extra income for the school's Athletic Department. He would not comment on the financial arrangements for the game, except to say the two National Football League teams and the school would split the gate receipts.
December 28, 2001
Indianapolis tight end Ken Dilger became the first non-quarterback Colt to throw a touchdown pass in 17 years Sunday night in a 29-28 loss to the New York Jets. With 10:02 left in the game and the ball at the Jet 39, Peyton Manning tossed a lateral to Dilger, a quarterback in high school. Dilger turned and connected at the 10 with a wide-open Marvin Harrison, who ran in for the score.