NY Jets: Takeaways from preseason opener vs. Giants, including why Sam Darnold is hopeful

NorthJersey.comEAST RUTHERFORD — The Jets opened their preseason with a 31-22 loss to the Giants on Thursday night. The result of course, doesn't matter. And it's silly to read too much into the results of the first preseason game. But the opening drive by the Jets ...

August 9th 2019


Jets DL Quinnen Williams Enjoyed His Pro Debut vs. Giants

newyorkjets.comWilliams was the only Jets rookie to start in the game. In part, that arose from the players in front of him on the Jets' D-line depth chart being kept out of the fray. DL Leonard Williams had been held out of practices this week as a precautionary measure due to ...

August 9th 2019


After Daniel Jones lights up preseason, Giants coach says 'slow your roll' on QB controversy

CBSSports.comIn the immediate wake of the 2019 NFL Draft, perhaps no pick was more criticized than the New York Giants' selection of former Duke quarterback Daniel Jones at No. 6 overall. Not only was the pick generally perceived as a reach, but the Giants had also ...

August 9th 2019


Giants teammates rave about Daniel Jones' 'it' factor after the rookie's preseason debut

CBSSports.comDaniel Jones was box-score perfect in his preseason debut for the New York Giants. A rain delay may have played a factor in head coach Pat Shurmur's decision to give Jones only one offensive series during the team's 31-22 victory over the New York Jets, ...

August 9th 2019


Jets vs. Giants inactives: Le'Veon Bell, Leonard Williams among many not suiting up

Jets WireHowever, some of New York's key players will not be on the field to open the preseason. Le'Veon Bell, Marcus Maye, Leonard Williams, Bilal Powell, Ryan Kalil and Steve McLendon are all inactive for the Jets against the Giants on Thursday night. Bell sits out ...

August 9th 2019


Jets vs. Giants is lesson in how to play the betting market

New York PostTeam betting trends for Thursday night's Jets-Giants preseason opener don't mean anything. How NFL rosters perform straight up and against the spread in exhibition action is typically tied to the priorities of their current head coach. Pat Shurmur is in only his ...

August 9th 2019


Sam Darnold, Jets offense look good in preseason debut vs. Giants

NorthJersey.comThe Jets' starters played just one drive in Thursday night's preseason opener against the Giants, and quarterback Sam Darnold marched them down the field for a touchdown. Darnold finished the game 4-of-5 for 68 yards and a touchdown working against the ...

August 9th 2019