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5-11, 4th in AFC East

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Jets WR Jeremy Kerley, whose playing time mysteriously vanished in 2015, blamed a bad relationship with then-OC Chan Gailey. "Chan was just one of those type of guys that has his mind set up before he sees whoever's there," Kerley told Alex Marvez and Phil Savage on SiriusXM NFL Radio. "2015 was by far my worst year in the league. I absolutely hated the NFL. I wasn't getting any playing time at receiver. I was just strictly punt return. Me and Chan Gailey were always … We didn't see eye-to-eye. I didn't have a lot of respect for him. It was probably the same for him."

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2dRich Cimini

Call from Trump triggers shift in Jets' oversight

Jets owner Woody Johnson will be nominated by President Donald Trump to serve as U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom. If Johnson is approved by the Senate, his brother, Christopher, will oversee the day-to-day operations of the team.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

So how will the Jets be affected if Woody Johnson heads to the United Kingdom as U.S. ambassador? Probably not much at all; it's not as if he's a day-to-day fixture at the team facility. He'd be consulted on big decisions, but his brother, Christopher Johnson, would handle the day-to-day stuff as the new chairman/CEO. He's a minority owner and passionate about the team, people tell me. I've spoken to him a couple of times. He's personable, engaging and a good listener.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

The Jets released a statement, confirming that Christopher Johnson -- Woody Johnson's younger brother -- will become the chairman and CEO if Woody is nominated and confirmed as U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Official announcement on Woody Johnson, as it appears in the White House press release: Robert Wood Johnson IV to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Mr. Johnson has served for more than thirty years as the Chairman and CEO of The Johnson Company, New York, NY, a private asset management firm. Since 2000, he has also been Chairman and CEO of the New York Jets and the Chairman and CEO of the New York Jets Foundation. Mr. Johnson is the Founding Chairman of Lupus Research Alliance, the largest non-profit organization dedicated to the prevention, treatment, and cure of lupus. He has served on the President's Export Council and the President's Commission on White House Fellows. Mr. Johnson earned a B.A from the University of Arizona.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets owner Woody Johnson will be nominated by President Trump to serve as U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom, the White House announced Thursday night. This is no surprise. In January, Trump informally revealed his plans to nominate Johnson -- a major Republican donor -- to the post. Senate approval is required.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Updating the Jets' off-the-field scorecard this offseason: Three arrests (Lorenzo Mauldin, Robby Anderson and Darrelle Revis, who was exonerated), three suspensions (Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Jalin Marshall and Nick Marshall, who was cut) and three active league investigations (Mauldin, Anderson and Darron Lee/Leo Williams).

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets LB Lorenzo Mauldin, accused of punching a man in an April 2 nightclub altercation, was charged with misdemeanor assault after turning himself this morning, according to a New York Police Department spokesman. Per the arrest report, Mauldin allegedly punched the man in the face. An August 16 court appearance is scheduled. Previously, Mauldin was sued by the alleged victim, a Queens man who suffered multiple facial fractures. Mauldin's attorney said his client witnessed they altercation, but didn't commit the assault.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Jets great Curtis Martin was among seven Hall of Famers who were greeted and addressed by Pope Francis today at the Vatican. The Pro Football Hall of Fame became the first American sports organization to have an audience with the Pope. "This was a wonderful day," Martin said in a statement. "Just to have an opportunity to shake his hand and to feel his presence in person was a blessing. He is the closest thing we know to Jesus walking the earth."

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4dBill Barnwell

A tanking guide to the NFL, and a warning

The Jets are shedding established veterans -- and money -- and appear to be aiming for the No. 1 overall pick in 2018. Is it the right move? Even without a lottery in the NFL, tanking isn't so easy.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Adding depth to their injury-plagued receiving corps, the Jets have signed former Bears WR Marquess Wilson. The 6-foot-4 Wilson has flashed upside, but has battled injuries. He finished last season on IR with a broken foot. In four seasons, he has 56 catches, 777 yards and three touchdowns. The Jets were banged up in minicamp, as rookies ArDarius Stewart (groin, thumb surgery) and Chad Hansen (knee) sat out.

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5dGraham McKean

Betting public believes in Raiders

After a successful 2016 season, the Oakland Raiders are getting public betting support to go over 9.5 wins at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook. Which other teams has the public bet on so far this offseason?

Team Stats

Passing Yards216.627th
Rushing Yards112.612th
Points For16.830th
Points Against25.628th

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